Ireland’s Eugene Laverty and France’s Sylvain Guintoli took their Aprilia machines the top of the championship standings as the 2013 World Superbike Championships kicked off at Phillip Island, Australia, at the weekend.
Kiwi internationals Cody Cooper and Scotty Columb have consolidated their rankings as the New Zealand Motocross Championships reached the halfway point in the Thames Valley on Sunday.
More than 68,000 fans crammed inside Atlanta Stadium to watch as Suzuki’s James Stewart won his first 450SX Class race of the season on Saturday night, the eighth round of the AMA Supercross Championships in the United States.
Round two of the 2013 New Zealand Motocross Championships is in the bag after a frantic day of racing at Patetonga, near Morrinsville, yesterday.
The Kiwi international, just returned from a two-year stint of living and racing in South Africa, won the opening round of the Yamaha New Zealand Enduro Championships at Oparau, near Kawhia, three weeks ago and he repeated the dose with another scintillating performance at round two at Whangamata, on the Coromandel Peninsular, at the weekend.
Here are some highlights from round one of the New Zealand Motocross Championships at Timaru a fortnight ago.
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A steady and mature approach should be enough for Rotorua’s Cameron Vaughan to top the podium this weekend.
Riders battered by a brutal opening round of racing in this season’s New Zealand Enduro Championships at Kawhia just over a fortnight ago will now be bracing themselves for another beating at round two on the Coromandel Peninsular this weekend.