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Honda Racing Corporation are pleased to announce Casey Stonerâ€™s return to competition racing. The two-time MotoGP Champion (2007 and 2011) will form part of Hondaâ€™s MuSASHi RT HARC-PRO three person team at this yearâ€™s Suzuka 8hr race, taking place on Sunday 26th July.
Yamaha Motor Europe officially kick started the 2015 road racing season this week with the first ever Official Race Teams combined test. The Alcarras circuit in sunny Spain played host to an incredible spectacle as more than 20 fully race prepared next generation YZF-R1s and YZF-R1Ms made their track debut for the first ever shakedown.
After fighting for the win, a great performance lifts Adam Raga to the second position on the podium in the Barcelona X-Trial
The Gas Gas rider fought for the win to the very last section at his home round, and ultimately finished second in the 2015 X-Trial of Barcelona, just four points behind the winner. Raga maintains his consistently good results and is in a solid second position in the World championship standings.
Barcelonaâ€™s majestic Palau Sant Jordi hosts the fourth event of the 2015 FIM X-Trial World Championship, with overall leader Toni Bou and Repsol Honda Team eager to put on a display for the home crowd.
The Gas Gas rider closes his South American World Cup SuperEnduro journey with a seventh place in the Brazilian Grand Prix. Gibert, still wearing the shoulder-brace, remains in eighth place overall in the World provisional standings in the highest category: Prestige.
Livia Lancelot took her Team 114 Kawasaki to a double victory in the opening rounds of the FIM Women's World Motocross Championship at Losail in Qatar and was joined on the podium by Meghan Rutledge.
Dylan Ferrandis started the FIM World MX2 Motocross Championship with a podium finish at Losail in Qatar for the Monster Energy Kawasaki MX2 Racing Team.
Gautier Paulin capitalised on his qualifying performance yesterday to seal third place overall today in Qatar, getting his season with Team HRC off to a strong start with a podium from his first Grand Prix riding the Honda CRF450RW.
The 17th Century National Trust plantation house at Springhill, just a stoneâ€™s throw from TAS Racingâ€™s headquarters in Moneymore, was the perfect venue to launch this yearâ€™s Tyco BMW International Road Racing team of Guy Martin and William Dunlop.
The 2015 MXGP season kicks off this weekend with the now regular season-opener at the floodlit track of Losail, Qatar. Team HRC riders Evgeny Bobryshev and Gautier Paulin will be looking to build on the Honda CRF450RWâ€™s success in Qatar from last year, where it took a moto victory.
Red Bull KTMâ€™s Jonny Walker won one of the toughest of Hellâ€™s Gate Hard Enduros in recent memory on Saturday, battling not only the usual hellish course conditions but also very bad weather. Riders had to battle against heavy rain and ultimately snow at the event in the Tuscan Mountains above Lucca in Italy.
The top-level motorcycle racing season is back. The eni FIM World Superbike Championship is back â€“ this year in its 28th edition â€“ and once again Pirelli will be the Official Sole Supplier of tyres for all categories.
The Italian tyre manufacturer, after winning the Dorna and International Motorcycling Federation contract last September, will for the twelfth year in a row (and through 2018) be working alongside all the teams and riders to accompany them through a season which will doubtless once again provide excitement and entertainment for all two-wheel enthusiasts who will be watching with bated breath down to the last turn, cheering on their heroes.
Yamaha Motor Europe has launched a comprehensive challenge for 2015 racing victory across multiple classes both on- and off-road. The special launch event at the headquarters of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team at Gerno di Lesmo in Italy on 11th February saw an impressive nine teams line up to show their 2015 racing colours.
Four riders from the inaugural 2014 Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup will step up their racing activities internationally this year, following their good performances in the Asian competition.
With the 2013 MotoGPâ„¢ World Championship having been launched last weekend, it has been confirmed that some teams will head to Argentina later this year for a test session to be staged at the Circuito Internacional Termas de Río Hondo in the first week of July, just after the IVECO TT Assen.