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

Alastair Seeley Sticks With Tyco BMW Power For 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200

2018 Date, Meet and Greet, North West 200 News, North West 200 Race Winners

Alastair Seeley, the most successful rider in the history of the Vauxhall International North West 200 with 21 victories, will race Tyco BMWs in the Superbike and Superstock races at this year’s event on May 13-19. This will be the 38 year old’s seventh season racing under the banner of Philip and Hector Neill’s TAS Racing team and Seeley has … Read More

Vauxhall International North West 200 Event Director, Mervyn Whyte MBE Receives The Freedom Of The Borough Of Causeway Coast And Glens Council

North West 200 News

Vauxhall International North West 200 Event Director, Mervyn Whyte, MBE, received the Freedom of the Borough of Causeway Coast and Glens Council today in a special reception in Coleraine. The honour was presented in recognition of his services to the North West 200 and recognises his contribution to motorsport across Northern Ireland. The Limavady man has been involved with the … Read More

William Dunlop Back At Vauxhall International NW200 On New Temple Golf Club Yamahas

Meet and Greet, North West 200 News, North West 200 Update

William Dunlop will race for the Temple Golf Club Yamaha squad at the 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200. Sporting a new red, black and white livery the 32 year old North West winner will race a YZF-R1M and R6 in the Superbike and Supersport classes. Dunlop will have additional support from Caffrey International, Bayview Hotel and Henderson Food Machinery. … Read More

Vauxhall International North West 200 Claims Coveted Race Of The Year Title At Cornmarket Irish Motorcyclist Of The Year Awards

Motorbike Awards, North West 200 News

Race fans have voted the 2017 Vauxhall International North West feature superbike race the ‘Race of the Year’ at the Cornmarket Irish Motorcyclist of the Year awards. The epic encounter that came down to a last lap battle between eventual victor, Glenn Irwin (PBM/Be Wiser Ducati)  and Alastair Seeley (Tyco BMW) caught the imagination of everyone who witnessed it, with … Read More

Air Ambulance NI (AANI), designated charity of the 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200.

North West 200 News

The Air Ambulance NI (AANI) will once again be the designated charity of the 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200. Providing the Helicopter Emergency Medical Service for Northern Ireland together with its partners at Northern Ireland Ambulance Service, AANI has enjoyed a close relationship with the north coast motorcycle racing festival and this will be the third year in a … 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

Hutchy And Lee Johnson Set To Make Their Debuts On Honda Racing Fireblades At 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200

Meet and Greet, North West 200 News

After weeks of speculation Honda Racing UK have confirmed Ian Hutchinson and Lee Johnston will race for the team on the roads in 2018. The pair are set to make their international debuts on the CBR1000RR SP2 Fireblades at the Vauxhall International North West 200 next May 15-19 as they replace the injured John McGuinness and Guy Martin in the … Read More