NZ SUPERBIKES SHAKE-UP

The New Zealand Superbike Championship standings were given a massive shake-up at the third round of four at Hampton Downs at the weekend, setting race fans up for a thrilling final round at Taupo in two weeks’ time. … Continue reading

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GUNS TO FIRE DOWN MAIN STREET

There is probably only one main street in the world where the tarseal is closed off to regular traffic and opened up exclusively for motorcycle racing – the Thames Valley town of Paeroa. … Continue reading

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‘REV-UP’ FROM WIFE DOES THE TRICK

A “bit of a rev-up” from his wife was enough to spur Wellington’s Sloan Frost to victory at the opening round of this year’s New Zealand Superbike Championships in Christchurch at the weekend. … Continue reading

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SUPERBIKE NATIONALS WILL HAVE IT ALL

The 2018 New Zealand Superbike Championships kick off in Christchurch this weekend and so will begin the battle to find the nation’s best motorcycle road racers across half a dozen separate bike categories. … Continue reading

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SUZUKI SERIES SET FOR BLAST-OFF

Taupo’s Scotty Moir would love nothing better than to win this year’s Suzuki Series and he won’t have long to wait before he’ll find out if it’s at all possible to at least steal the march on his rivals in … Continue reading

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A RIPPING START TO THE SEASON

If this year’s Motul Six-Hour motorcycle endurance race at Hampton Downs could be considered a litmus test for the coming road-racing season, then it’s going to be another scorcher this summer. … Continue reading

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MOTORSPORT CAN BE CRUEL

Motorsport can sometimes be a very cruel mistress indeed, just ask Wellington’s Sloan ‘Choppa’ Frost. But Frost remains pretty cool about things, despite seeing what could have been a sensational double victory turn quickly into a campaign-killing disaster last weekend. … Continue reading

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