Josh Hill, Luke Styke and Jay Wilson claimed the wins in a thrilling round three of the Terex Australian Supercross Championship in Mount Gambier, South Australia, at the weekend.
Honda’s Dani Pedrosa celebrated a ‘special’ victory at the Malaysian MotoGP at Sepang to secure his third victory of the campaign, closing the gap to fellow Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha) in second place in the championship standings to 11 points.
Some of the BikesportNZ.com crew are now back in New Zealand after a short working holiday in Germany, Britain and the United States and they’re thrilled to see the machine has kept ticking over while they were away.
The untold story of Ryan Villopoto …
An enduro is a lot like going to a trail ride, with some sections of racing.
New Zealanders have been regular competitors at the big annual Motocross of Nations, as they were again in Germany this year.
Self-belief … it’s a hard thing to develop and nurture.
But self-belief is exactly what Darryll and Shayne King gave to Kiwi motocross hopefuls in the 1990s and what Josh Coppins, Ben Townley, Chris Birch and Paul Whibley gave to fellow New Zealanders a decade or so later.
Watch as this KTM rider on a West Virginia rally ride hits a deer on the road
Britain’s Tom Sykes heads into the final round of the 2013 World Superbike Championship needing to score just 14 points – or two ninth place finishes – at Jerez to secure his first international title after stretching clear with a dominant double win at Magny-Cours, in France, at the weekend.