Sofuoglu Edges Closer To 400km/h Record
Jun29

Sofuoglu Edges Closer To 400km/h Record

  4-time World Supersport Champion Kenan Sofuoglu was back on Turkey’s Izmit Bay Bridge on Tuesday as he looked to move closer to establishing a new land speed record on a motorcycle. Sofuoglu – who rides a Kawasaki Puccetti Racing Kawasaki ZX-6R in World Supersport and is on target for a fifth world crown this year – hopes to achieve the 400 kilometre an hour (248.5 mph) record on Thursday, the day of the bridge’s opening, with...

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KTM and Tom Luthi test in Mugello
Jun24

KTM and Tom Luthi test in Mugello

  The team had ideal conditions, a near cloudless sky and no wind on the long start-finish straight of the circuit. Conditions allowed new things to be tested and the team was also able to compare performance against the bike of another manufacturer. Mike Leitner (Vice President Onroad): “Over the past four weeks the team did again an excellent job and was at three different circuits in the same rhythm as in the Grand Prix. We...

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25 June – Harley-Davidson Durban HAVANA DAYS
Jun10
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Double Supersport double for Hutchinson as he equals Hailwood’s tally
Jun09

Double Supersport double for Hutchinson as he equals Hailwood’s tally

  Ian Hutchinson equalled the late, great Mike Hailwood’s tally of 14 wins when he dominated Wednesday’s delayed second Monster Energy Supersport race at the 2016 Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy. The CAME BPT/Team Traction Control Yamaha dominated from start to finish to take his third win of the week and his fourth Supersport win in a row following last year’s double and his win earlier this week. It was also his...

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Hutchy at the double in record breaking RL360º Quantum Superstock TT Race
Jun08

Hutchy at the double in record breaking RL360º Quantum Superstock TT Race

  Ian Hutchinson made it two wins in a day when he smashed the lap and race records in Monday afternoon’s RL360 Quantum Superstock TT race, the Tyco BMW rider leading from start to finish to take victory by 27 seconds. With an opening lap of 133.098mph, it was the Bingley rider’s 13th TT race win as Dean Harrison and James Hillier battled all the way for the runner up position, Harrison clinching it by just one second.  ...

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