GL12 Racing KTM signed off from the 2018 Power Maxed Arenacross Tour in Wembley Arena on Saturday night with its head held high.
Report by Sean Lawless – Image courtesy of Nuno Larenjeira
Going bar-to-bar against some of Europe’s best specialist indoor racers mounted on powerful four-strokes was never going to be easy but Mike Kras and James Dunn gave stroker fans something to cheer throughout the series.
Although neither rider made the Main Event in London, both raced with pride and respect for their rivals with Mike running 9-9 in his heats and James carding 8-10 as they filled the iconic arena with the sound – and smell – of two-stroke [...]
REVO Husqvarna UK unveiled its new three-man MX2 team at the Hawkstone International on Sunday before putting on a show of force.
Report by Sean Lawless – Images courtesy Nuno Laranjeira
Racing against some of the fastest riders on the planet including reigning world MX2 champion Pauls Jonass, the trio of Martin Barr, Mel Pocock and Dylan Woodcock clearly meant business in the deep and unforgiving Shropshire sand.
Martin in particular shone on his team debut, starting strongly and resisting pressure from behind in the opening moto to chase home Jonass in second.
Another good start in race two saw the Irishman lead before a crash dropped him down the [...]
It’s all change for Buildbase Honda in 2018 with Jake Nicholls and Josiah Natzke joining Dave Thorpe’s title-winning team.
With Graeme Irwin and Martin Barr both leaving the set-up after two very successful seasons, Dave unveiled his new star signings at the International Dirt Bike Show on Saturday.
Jake, 27, is tasked with winning the Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship and Michelin MX Nationals MX1 titles on a CRF450R while rising Kiwi star Josiah will go for domestic championship glory in MX2 on a CRF250R. He will also race selected EMX250 rounds.
“I’m very excited,” said the three-time world 500cc champion. “We’ve won the Maxxis this year and we want to [...]
Hot on the heels of announcing their 450 squad of Kristian Whatley and Ryan Houghton, the Rob Hooper Racing Yamaha Motocross team can now reveal their 250 rider for the 2018 season with 20 year old Robbie Dowson stepping into the breach.
Dowson comes with a good pedigree having come 2nd in the Maxxis MXY2 Category, and 3rd in the British Youth Nationals in 2015, before stepping up into the Pro ranks last year where he pulled off some notable results including 12th overall in the Maxxis MX2 class at Canada Height’s, and a podium finish at Whitby in the Pirelli Masters.
“I am working super hard on my fitness” said Dowson “and will be training with Fit4racing so I can [...]