Michael Dunlop ends qualifying as favourite

After the trials of tribulations of recent evenings, conditions were perfect for Friday’s final qualifying session of the 2014 Isle of Man TT Races, fuelled by Monster Energy, and it proved to be a rapid night of action on the Mountain Course as Michael Dunlop threw down the gauntlet with a lap of 131.501mph, not only his personal best but also just 1.3s outside the outright lap record.

Friday, 30 May 2014 18:32


Hayden questionable for Italian GP

After struggling on Friday during MotoGP action at Mugello, DRIVE M7 Aspar rider Nicky Hayden expects to have wrist surgery next week, while a decision on his continued participation in the Gran Premio d'Italia TIM will be made on Saturday.

Friday, 30 May 2014 15:13


Marquez leads Mugello MotoGP practice

As the premier class action on the opening day of the 2014 Gran Premio d’Italia TIM concluded at Mugello, light rain restricted the riders’ activity – with Marc Marquez fastest MotoGP rider on Friday courtesy of his FP1 best time.

Friday, 30 May 2014 13:40


Michael Dunlop and Amor set TT pace

Conditions for Thursday’s fourth qualifying session at the 2014 Isle of Man TT races, fuelled by Monster Energy, were again cool and overcast with damp roads reported from Guthrie’s to Kate’s Cottage. Clerk of the Course Gary Thompson opted to only send out the F2 sidecars, and Supersport and Lightweight machines but, with conditions improving as the evening wore on, a late lap by Michael Dunlop of 124.537mph saw him top the Supersport times.

Friday, 30 May 2014 08:18


Bell to sponsor Amateur Sport Bike nationals

TORONTO, Ont. – Bell Helmets, through its Canadian distributor Kimpex, will be sponsor of the 2014 Amateur Sport Bike class in the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship national road race series. The class will be officially titled the Bell Helmets Amateur Sport Bike class.

Thursday, 29 May 2014 13:34


Rain and red flag shorten TT sessions

Conditions were cloudy and overcast for Wednesday evening’s third qualifying session at the 2014 Isle of Man TT Races, fuelled by Monster Energy, and it proved to be a short session as just one lap was completed due to a combination of the weather closing in and an incident at the top of Barregarrow.

Thursday, 29 May 2014 09:54


Anstey leads opening TT practice

Clear blue skies and sunshine on Monday evening meant the 2014 Isle of Man TT Races, fuelled by Monster Energy, got underway at last and Bruce Anstey set the pace at 127.473mph, just edging out fellow Honda rider John McGuinness whose best lap was 126.355mph.

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 07:26


Smith takes dramatic Springfield win

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Bryan Smith overcame four staggered restarts and a last-second effort by a surging Kenny Coolbeth to earn the coveted AMA Pro Flat Track Springfield Mile victory at the Illinois State Fairgrounds on Sunday. Smith beat Coolbeth to the stripe by a mere .041 seconds to claim his fourth win at the legendary venue, and with the win, he now sits fifth in the overall point standings.

Monday, 26 May 2014 07:58


Sykes doubles in Donington World Superbike

DONINGTON, Great Britain – For the second year in a row Tom Sykes swept to victory in both races in the fifth round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship at Donington Park. In the opening contest he beat Kawasaki Racing Team team mate Loris Baz and Alex Lowes (Voltcom Crescent Suzuki). Baz was again runner-up in the second race with Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) completing the podium.

Sunday, 25 May 2014 16:30


Qualifying shootout for AMA SuperBike

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - AMA Pro Racing is proud to announce a new and exciting final qualifying format for AMA Pro SuperBike, which will debut later this month when AMA Pro Road Racing takes to the 4.05-mile track at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis., for the Subway SuperBike Doubleheader on May 30 - June 1.

Saturday, 24 May 2014 17:44


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