‘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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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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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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Jerez Set To Restart KRT’s Campaign

Jonathan Rea and Leon Haslam will get back into full FIM Superbike World Championship action this coming weekend at the popular racing and testing venue of Circuito de Jerez Angel Nieto, located in the south of Spain. The sixth round of the championship will take place at the 4.423km Jerez circuit between 7 and 9 June, one month after Rea won both of the races that survived the unseasonably bad weather conditions that eventually struck on the final day at Imola. Despite this long gap between the previous and forthcoming…

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KRT Duo Complete Private Test At Misano

Jonathan Rea and Leon Haslam have successfully completed two days of testing at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli on the 29th and 30th of May, posting positive results despite being forced to miss out on some potential track time due to rainy conditions early each day. Even after encountering wet and damp track conditions at times, and with four-time champion Rea suffering from flu, the Kawasaki Racing Team’s combined effort saw the riders and staff leave satisfied that they had made progress for both the immediate and longer term future.…

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TOMMY BRIDEWELL REPLACES EUGENE LAVERTY AT ACERBIS SPANISH ROUND, JEREZ CIRCUIT

After the more than surprising debut at the Imola circuit, coming on track on Saturday morning, and three exciting races held last weekend, including two podium-finish at the Round of the BSB at Donington, Tommy Bridewell won the reconfirmation by Team Go Eleven to replace the injured Eugene Laverty at the Spanish Round of Jerez de la Frontera! Very fast and nice rider, the British ace will continue the development and set-up work of the Panigale V4-R, carrying on what Eugenio had started, waiting for the Irish rider to return…

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N.I. CLASSIC SCRAMBLES CLUB ANNOUNCE THEIR ANNUAL CHARITY TWO DAY EVENT

The ever-busy NI Classic Scrambles Club are holding their annual two-day event for Charity at the Ballysallagh Rd near Bangor Co Down (BT19 1UT) where last year they managed to raise an incredible £28,000. This year the chosen charity is Cancer Focus, and racing will begin at 5pm on Friday 7th June, and 11am Saturday 8th June. Racing will be for a variety of classic & vintage machinery, and indeed the riders will be of various vintages too, with ex Champions such as William Burgess, Laurence Spence etc., as well…

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MCLERNON STAMPS HIS AUTHORITY, AND CAMPBELL REACHES 100

The 2019 Ulster Quadcross & Sidecarcross Championships rocked up at the sunny but chilly Tandragee MX Park for round 2 of the Ulster & round 3 of the respective Championships In the highly competitive Ballymac Hotel Sidecarcross Championship, Neil Campbell & Ross Graham posted three wins from three starts racking up an historic 100th Ulster Championship win, Emma Moulds and Niki Adair made life difficult for themselves with poor starts to post three second places to retain her Irish Championship lead, but they at least made it interesting for the…

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Top 10 finishes for the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team as Race 2 is cancelled

Following Saturday’s Race 1 the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team prepared themselves for what looked to be a wet final day at the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari. As the bad weather rolled in for this morning’s Warm Up it would be the first time that the BMW S 1000 RR would be tested in wet conditions. Despite this the BMW S 1000 RR looked promising on track as Tom Sykes ended the session in P9, teammate Markus Reiterberger closely behind in P12. The weather cleared up ahead of the…

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Perfect weekend for Birchall racing at British Sidecar Championship Round One

Enjoying a perfect weekend at round one of the 2019 British Sidecar Championship, Ben and Tom Birchall qualified pole and topped the Oulton Park meeting with a comfortable win.The historic Oulton Park circuit was host to round one of the British Sidecar Championship over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend – May 4-6. Although they missed out on a podium finish at the recent World Sidecar Championship round one, Birchall Racing came into the event at the historic Cheshire circuit confident of a top performance.With conditions dry but cool late…

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