MOTORBIKES CALENDAR

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April 2011 1st - 3rd Moto GP rd 2, Jerez, Spain . 15th - 17th World Superbike Championship rd 3, Assen, The Netherlands . 22nd - 25th British Superbike Championship rd 1, Brands Hatch Indy. 29th - 1st May Moto GP rd 3, Estoril, Portugal . 30th - 2nd May British Superbike Championship rd 2, Oulton Park. May 2011 6th - 8th World Superbike Championship rd 4, Monza, Italy. 13th - 15th … [Read more...]

HONDA TT LEGENDS RACE TEAM RETIRE FROM THE WORLD ENDURANCE RACE

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Steve Platers Honda TT legends retired from the latest round of the World Endurance Championship in the early hours of yesterday morning. The Louth based squad were in fourth position. There was 50 minutes remaining when their team mate  John McGuinness, crashed just seconds away from the end of his final stint. The Isle of Man TT legend was uninjured, but the team failed to build on their … [Read more...]

ALEX LOWES VOWS A QUICK RETURN TO THE SUPERBIKES AFTER SPLIT FROM WFR HONDA

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Alex Lowes says he expects to be back in action at round four of the British Superbike Championship at Thruxton following his shocking departure from the WFR Honda squad. Lowes, who leads the SuperBike Evo standings by 60 points was axed after he refused to sign a 10 year management contract with the Yorkshire based team WFR Honda. Lowes has been taken back by … [Read more...]

STEVE PLATER EYES PODIUM PLACE AT ALBACETE 8 HOUR

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Steve Plater is targeting a podium finish once he resumes his World Endurance campaign. Next up for the squad is the Albacete 8 Hour which finished a solid fifth at first race of the season, the Bol d'Or 24 Hour in France. With  one of the toughest races of the season out of the way, Plater believes the team can push for the top three in south-east Spain. "We're in it to win," declared … [Read more...]

SCOTTISH BIKERS STAGE FUEL PROTEST

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A group of bikers is planning to demonstrate against the rising cost of fuel with a mass ride into Edinburgh. The event has been organised by the web forum fifebikers.co.uk which has about 1,100 members. Organisers are hoping several hundred people will take part. Their plan involves riding from the M90 Kinross services on Saturday, towards Edinburgh, around the city-bypass and into the … [Read more...]