LAW RETURNS WITH QUATTRO TEAM ABM GP2 BIKE AT BRANDS HATCH

Essex lad Mason Law will make a return to racing this coming weekend aboard the Quattro Team ABM GP2 machine in the British Supersport & GP2 Championship at Brands Hatch on the GP Circuit.The 23-year-old enjoyed British Superstock 600 Championship success back in 2015 and followed it up with race wins in British Supersport and 1000cc Superstock in the following two seasons. He has also gained experience in the premier British Superbike class just last year, but his top five finish in the middleweight class back in 2016, will stand…

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POSITIVE END TO 2019 ISLE OF MAN TT AS DEREK SHEILS CLAIMS 13TH PLACE IN BLUE RIBAND SENIOR RACE FOR BURROWS ENGINEERING/RK RACING TEAM

The Burrows Engineering/RK Racing team ended a challenging Isle of Man TT with a positive result in the blue riband Senior race, with Derek Sheils bringing the Suzuki GSX-R1000 home in 13th place.   Derek lapped at 127.56mph as he battled on throughout the gruelling six-lap finale even though he was struggling with sickness. He had a DNF in the Superstock race, but the Dublin rider followed up his 11th place in the opening Supersport race with 12th position in race two on his Yamaha R6.   Tom Weeden began…

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‘Sun Kissed Athboy Shines Again’

The Honda VW Audi Bitz BamBam Class displayed impressive racing from the young stars of the future. Lewis Mullen took pole in qualifying and continued to gain three wins achieving overall win in the BamBam Class. Race one seen Matt Davidson taking 2nd position followed by Buster Sherman-Boyd in 3rd and Matthew Curry in 4th. Race two and three continued to display the same results as race one. Giving Matt Davidson 2nd overall, Buster Sherman-Boyd 3rd and Matthew Curry 4th. Matt Davidson achieved the quickest lap out of all three…

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Team NW Racing 2019 Isle of Man TT races

NW Racing finished off the 2019 Isle of Man TT races on a high, with team rider Shaun Anderson taking an excellent 12th place in the Blue Riband Senior race and a best lap of 127.547mph. The first race was the shortened Superbike and Shaun finished in a creditable 20th place, while in the Superstock race, Shaun came home in 16th place. It was a tough TT for all concerned, with the amount of laps done before Senior equivalent to 2 nights practice from the previous year, unfortunately nothing can…

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4 TIMES WORLD CHAMPION TO VISIT DESERTMARTIN ROUND

The 5th Round of the MAXXIS British Motocross Championship on 30th June will be attended by the motocross phenomenon that is 4 times World Champion Jeffrey Herlings on 30th June courtesy of Milwaukee Powertools and Hitachi KTM. Since bursting onto the scene as a precocious 15 year old, the now 24 year old Dutchman from the border town of Geldrop has stormed to legendary status already by winning 4 World titles already, and after a record breaking 2018 where he won his 4th title by winning 17 from 19 Grands…

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PETER HICKMAN WINS JOEY DUNLOP SOLO TT CHAMPIONSHIP WHILE BEN AND TOM BIRCHALL TAKE SIDECAR TITLE

Despite his misfortunes in the Dunlop Senior TT, Peter Hickman’s second place clinched the Joey Dunlop Solo Championship with three wins in the week by 13 points from Senior TT Race winner Dean Harrison (111). The awards are based on a championship points system with points for race positions in the RST Superbike, the two Monster Energy Supersport TT Races, the RL360 Superstock TT Race and the Dunlop Senior TT Race with a separate award for Sidecars with separate team, manufacturer and privateer awards. Ben and Tom Birchall took the…

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SECOND HALF OF SEASON STARTS AT TINKER HILL

Quad Racing Ireland will host the fourth round of the 2019 Nutt Travel MRA Ulster Motocross Championship at their picturesque woodland track at Tinker Hill on the northern outskirts of Newry City this Saturday 15th June. At the halfway point Edgar Electrical Wholesale KTM mounted Dundonald man James Mackrell is currently leading the Adair Building Services Premier MX1 class ahead of Loughbrickland Kawasaki mounted brothers Jason Meara 7 adrift  and John Meara 12 behind his younger brother,  2018 champion Richard Bird from Lisburn on his Five5motorsport KTM is 26 behind…

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HARRISON WINS DRAMATIC DUNLOP SENIOR TT RACE

Dean Harrison won a dramatic Dunlop Senior TT race on Friday morning, the final race of the 2019 Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy, with the Silicone Engineering Kawasaki rider taking the lead after long time leader Peter Hickman (Smiths Racing BMW) ran into trouble on the fifth lap. Hickman had opened up a near 18-second lead at two-thirds race distance but he slowed when the bike overheated on the penultimate lap of the Mountain Course which allowed Harrison to sweep through for his third TT victory.…

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Hilton Car Sales Helps Drive Armoy Road Races New Sponsor for Armoy’s Friday Supersport

Ballymena’s prestige and German car specialist, Hilton Car Sales, confirmed their sponsorship of the Armoy Road Races Friday night Supersport Race today.   Andy Hilton, owner of the second-generation family used car sales dealership said, “I’m a big fan of road racing and I’ve a few friends that race; for me it’s my main sport.  I’ve probably been around it all my life, going with my late father, Davy Hilton, to the road races around Northern Ireland when I was just a kid.   “My father was also a great…

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HICKMAN SECURES FOURTH TT RACE WIN WITH MONSTER ENERGY SUPERSPORT TT RACE 2 VICTORY

Peter Hickman claimed his fourth TT Race victory at the Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy when he won Thursday’s two-lap Monster Energy Supersport TT Race, his first win in the 600cc category. The Trooper Beer by Smiths Racing Triumph rider was locked in battle throughout the two laps with Dean Harrison (Silicone Engineering Kawasaki) but with his now customary charge over the Mountain on lap two, the Burton upon Trent rider edged to a win by 3.3s. James Hillier took third on the Quattro Plant Wicked…

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