There’s no time for the nation’s elite cross-country motorcycle racers even to catch their breath this season.
The future superstars of New Zealand motocross are set to make their mark this weekend.
Five weeks and counting until the New Zealand Battle of the Clubs fundraising event, May 29 at the Digger McEwen Motocross Track in Taupo.
There were four Kiwis inside the top 11 when this year’s Yamaha Australian Four Day Enduro (A4DE) wrapped up in Portland, New South Wales, at the weekend.
World champion Valentino Rossi launched his title defence with victory at the Qatar Grand Prix on Sunday morning after bitter rival Casey Stoner crashed out.
Three rounds down and the 2010 World Superbike Championship is really beginning to take shape, with Leon Haslam maintaining his impressive early form to increase his margin overall to 18 points after Spain’s round three in Valencia at the weekend.
Pahiatua’s Adam Reeves got his national cross-country title defence off to the best possible start in Central Hawke’s Bay on Sunday afternoon.
Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto won his seventh AMA Supercross class race of the year when he collected the main prize at Houston’s round 13 of the AMA Supercross Championship on Saturday night.
Italian Antonio Cairoli has rocketed to the top of the MX1 standings after winning the Italian Motocross GP at Mantova on Sunday.
We knew he was something special when his lap times around Taupo on an 85cc bike would have placed him as high as fifth in the 125cc class when qualifying at the Junior World Motocross Championships last year.