A trip to Paeroa should be on the cards this weekend for every self-respecting fan of motorcycle racing.
A finer photo-journalist you could not hope to meet … Paul Bliss.
Kawasaki’s Ryan Villopoto won Saturday night’s sixth round of the AMA Supercross championships at Angel Stadium in Los Angeles and is now just three points off the series lead.
The junior team to represent New Zealand at the Oceania Motocross Championships at Harrisville, in Auckland, on Sunday, March 7, is as follows:
It was classic bike racing at its best at the Pukekohe Classic meeting last weekend, and one of those who will no doubt treasure the memories is South Islander Karel Pavich.
Gisborne’s Matt Hunt (Kawasaki) is again showing signs that he’s back to his best.
With a combined age of 76, you probably shouldn’t expect too much out of Taranaki’s Stan Jones and his old two-stroke Yamaha MX360A.
Paul Whibley‘s own Yamaha team-mate may turn out to be his biggest threat this season.
Once again the locals in Paeroa, the hometown of L&P, will be shaken up by the sound of bikes revving, as 200-plus competitors arrive for the annual Yamaha Battle of the Streets motorcycle race in the Coromandel town.
It was all the usual suspects racing at the front when the third round of five in this season’s Vintage Motocross Championships hit Ferndene, near Inglewood, at the weekend.