NZXC 2018 EDITION READY TO GO

Manawatu’s Paul Whibley probably won’t be able to defend his NZXC series crown this season, but he doesn’t mind one little bit. The series, which first came to life in 2015, was Whibley’s own creation and not something he really … Continue reading

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READY FOR DIRT GUIDE 2

There is simply no excuse for not tackling the Dirt Guide Cross-country Series and Rotorua’s Ethan Harris and Taupo’s Wil Yeoman would be the first individuals to tell you that. These two riders were the day’s main winners at round … Continue reading

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WALSH OUTSTANDING IN ITALY

The Italian round of the European 250cc Motocross Championships (EMX250) at Ottobiano provided perhaps the most intriguing races of the season, with its ultra competitive field and Kiwi rider Dylan Walsh one of the most outstanding performers. Taking the overall … Continue reading

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ON COMPUTER OR PHONE

Want to know what’s happening on the motorcycling scene in New Zealand and abroad too? Well check out the latest issue of Kiwi Rider … it is waiting to be read right here … Check out some of the features … Continue reading

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NZ ENDURO SEASON WRAPS UP

History was made when the 2018 New Zealand Enduro Championships season wrapped up with double-header rounds four and five in the lower North Island at the weekend. The Alpinestars-sponsored series came to a thrilling conclusion with racing in the Santoft … Continue reading

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READY FOR ROUND TWO?

There is simply no excuse for not tackling the Dirt Guide Cross-country Series. It’s round two of popular competition at Ohakuri, halfway between Taupo and Tokoroa, in just two weeks’ time, on June 24, and that’s another great opportunity to … Continue reading

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FINAL THROW OF THE DICE

The 2018 New Zealand Enduro Championships season will wrap up this Sunday afternoon, but not before the competitors have first had to survive back-to-back days of brutal dirt bike racing. This weekend will be another tough double-header, with rounds four … Continue reading

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LORENZO WIN TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE?

Jorge Lorenzo has rolled back the years to dominate with a go-to-whoa maiden victory for Ducati at the Italian MotoGP at Mugello at the weekend, as defending champion and 20-18 championship leader Marc Marquez crashed out, but was this too … Continue reading

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READ ALL ABOUT IT

Want to know what’s happening on the motorcycling scene in New Zealand and abroad too? Well check out the latest issue of Kiwi Rider … it is waiting to be read right here … Check out some of the features … Continue reading

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TOMAC SETS THE PACE

The 2018 United States Pro Motocross Championships got underway on Saturday for the landmark 50th running of the Hangtown Motocross Classic in California. In the premier 450 class, reigning champion Eli Tomac (Kawasaki) captured back-to-back opening round wins. New Zealand’s … Continue reading

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“ORANGE CRUSH” ON THE MENU

KTM New Zealand poured out a giant-sized serving of “orange crush” at the 2018 junior motocross nationals in the South Island at the weekend. Riders of the distinctive orange bikes stole the limelight at the two-day New Zealand Junior Motocross … Continue reading

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JUNIOR MX TITLES DECIDED

A title win in one class and overall runner-up finish in another meant Dunedin’s Grason Veitch was the top individual at the 2018 edition of the Backflips-sponsored New Zealand Junior Motocross Championships near Mosgiel at the weekend. Veitch won five … Continue reading

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FLAT TRACK RACING AT ITS BEST

It’s the annual New Zealand Miniature TT Championships near Huntly this weekend. Riders from all the various dirt bike codes – and possibly a few road-racers too – will flock to the previously-untried course at Taupiri, just north of Hamilton, … Continue reading

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