Hutchy Reunited With Padgets Honda In Supersport Class At Vauxhall International North West 200

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Ian Hutchinson will ride a Padgett’s Honda CBR600RR in both supersport races at this week’s North West 200. The three times North West winner will ride the Padgett’s machine alongside Honda Racing Fireblades in the Superbike and Superstock events. It will be the first time the 38 year old has ridden with Clive Padgett’s squad since winning five TTs in … Read More

Jeremy McWilliams To Make Vauxhall International North West 200 Return In 2018 With KMR Kawasaki

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Jeremy McWilliams will return to the 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200, racing an ER6 Kawasaki for Ryan Farquhar’s KMR team in both Supertwins races. The former Grand Prix racer made his North West debut in 2012, winning twice in the Twins class in 2013 and 2015 on KMR machines. The 54 year old is determined to get back on … Read More

Dan Kneen Hoping For Change Of Luck At 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200 With TYCO BMW

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Manxman Dan Kneen is hoping for a change of luck at the 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200. Tyco BMW’s new recruit for 2018 admits he has not had the best of runs at the north coast races in previous years. “I’ve had good results at the other internationals but I’ve always seemed to have had issues and problems with … Read More

Honda Racing’s Lee Johnston Looking For More Wins At The 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200

Meet and Greet, North West 200 News, North West 200 Race Winners, Races, Supersport Race

Three times Vauxhall International North West 200 race winner, Lee Johnston won’t be happy with anything less than more victories to add to his NW200 resume from this year’s races. “I want to win races.” the Yorkshire based Fermanagh man declared ahead of this year’s May 13-19 meeting. Johnston has swapped machinery to the Honda Racing team from the East … Read More

David Johnson To Give Gulf BMW It’s Road Racing Debut At 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200

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One of motorsports most iconic liveries will be on display at the 2018 Vauxhall International North West when David Johnson makes his road racing debut on the Gulf BMW. The Australian, who raced for the factory Norton team for the last two seasons, will ride S1000RR BMWs in the famous orange and blue colours in the superbike and superstock races … Read More

Michael Dunlop To Make TYCO BMW Debut At Vauxhall International North West 200

2018 Date, North West 200 News, North West 200 Update, Races

Michael Dunlop will make his road racing debut on the Tyco BMW at the Vauxhall International North West 200 following the announcement of his much anticipated move to Hector and Philip Neill’s Moneymore based squad for the 2018 season. Dunlop, a five times North West winner and the outright lap record holder for the 8.9 mile Triangle circuit, will ride … Read More

World Superbike Champion Jonathan Rea To Ride At 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200

Meet and Greet, Motorbike Awards, North West 200 News, Races

Northern Ireland’s treble winning World Superbike champion, Jonathan Rea, is to ride at this year’s Vauxhall International North West 200! But the 31 year old, who won his third WSB world title in a row in 2017, won’t be racing on the famous circuit that links the towns of Portrush, Portstewart and Coleraine. Rea’s 2018 NW200 appearance will see him … Read More

Merrow Hotel and Spa To Sponsor 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200 Feature Race

North West 200 News, Races

  The Merrow Hotel and Spa, which recently secured planning approval from Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, has announced its sponsorship of the main feature race of the Vauxhall International North West 200, the Superbike Race. Last year’s feature race saw a titanic battle between Alastair Seeley, Ian Hutchinson and eventual winner, Glenn Irwin. The thrilling encounter was voted the 2017 … Read More

Voting Opens For Irish Motorcyclist Of The Year

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Voting opens today for the Cornmarket Irish Motorcyclist of the Year, and the winner will be presented with the unique Joey Dunlop Trophy at the Cornmarket Motorbike Awards in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Belfast on Friday 26th January 2018. 25 competitors from various disciplines of the sport have been nominated for the prestigious award in association with Enkalon. The final … Read More