Plant Lubrication (NI) teams up with the 2014 Metzeler Ulster Grand Prix

August 7, 2014 by  


Lisburn-based company Plant Lubrication (NI) has teamed up with the 2014 Metzeler Ulster Grand Prix as the official race sponsor of the Dundrod 150. From their headquarters in Balinderry Upper, the company supplies lubricants to the motor and agricultural trade, and they saw the Metzeler Ulster Grand Prix as a great opportunity to mark four decades... [Read more...]

Voltcom Crescent Suzuki joins GRANDys duo on track

August 2, 2014 by  


Voltcom Crescent Suzuki racers Eugene Laverty and Alex Lowes become instructors for two days this month when they travel to Hungary to assist team partner Suzuki GRANDys duo at the Pannonia-Ring on Tuesday 26th and Wednesday 27th August. Laverty and Lowes, alongside Team Manager Paul Denning and their Yoshimura-powered GSX-R race machine, will join... [Read more...]

Kane will not race in Germany.

June 21, 2014 by  


It is with great regret that Natalie Kane has to announce that she will not race the next Grand Prix in Teutschenthal, Germany this weekend for round five of the Women’s World Motocross Championship due to the ongoing effects of her injury after a crash just under a month ago. The Hitachi Construction Machinery UK KTM racer was involved in a collision... [Read more...]

Diary of a madman ….Bonner makes his TT Debut- with Aidan Lynam

June 14, 2014 by  


Hailing from Stamullen in County Meath, Alan Bonner took his first steps in the world of bike racing back in 2008. Starting out in the Clubman series on a Honda CBR600, typical of a racer, the lure of extra horsepower proved too much in 2009 and he soon found himself astride a Yamaha R1. Standing well over six feet tall, the bigger Yamaha also allowed... [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS- Dunlop confirmed for Donegal Rally!

June 13, 2014 by  

It’s on.  After weeks, if not in fact months, of rumour, speculation and cryptic clues the organisers of the Donegal International Rally Ireland have announced the arrival of the Holy Grail of Road Racing: Michael Dunlop has entered the Donegal Rally. The ‘King of the Road’ is coming to Donegal. On the 20th June 2014, the World’s quickest road... [Read more...]

In The Orange Corner- with Aisling King

April 25, 2014 by  

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Hi Guys! For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Aisling and I’m a Race Marshal. I cover a range of motorsports including Car Racing, Kart Racing, but my true love lies with Bike Racing, in which I marshal at both Road Racing and Short Circuit Racing. I initially got into marshalling when I joined the Mondello Park Track Team in 2009 and... [Read more...]

My Weekend in the “Chair”! With Jamie Masterson

April 15, 2014 by  


Well, that’s the first round of the Adelaide Masters series from Mondello Park over, and what an enjoyable weekend it turned out to be! I had been down testing on the Wednesday at Woolsey Coulter’s ART day which had left me brimming with confidence rolling into the first round, I was chuffed with how the bike felt and was pretty happy with how... [Read more...]

Masterson aims for top step again this season!

March 29, 2014 by  


With the new season looming, I’m focusing on just one thing- victory in 2014. After a poor season in 2013, I’m looking to bounce back and get back to my winning ways. With a mixture of bad luck and low team morale we struggled all year to get to terms with the big AMA Suzuki but now with a new bike, new sponsors, full fitness and a positive... [Read more...]

Double Delight for Nally at Mondello- with Tom O’Hanlon.

March 28, 2014 by  

Athlone’s Cody Nally had a fantastic start to the opening round of the Irish Championship by sealing a double win around the Mondello Park National Circuit on Sunday 23rd of March. This year the Superbike class has seen a lot of change. This is mainly due to the fact that the Kawasaki ZX10R is seen as the bike to have and many of the front runners... [Read more...]

MOTO GP test update- with Jim Halligan

March 10, 2014 by  


The 2014 MOTO GP season testing took place at SEPANG recently and the Doctor,  Valentino Rossi,  topped the times- lapping  a second faster than the 2013 times! Unsurprisingly, he is delighted with the performance  of the 2014 machine and the lack of those handling  issues that plagued him in 2013.   “First of all I am very happy because... [Read more...]

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