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250 title

Riders set for Thruxton title showdown

Chris Martin is one of the riders batting for the 250 National title. THIS Saturday will see the crowning of the 2014 NG Road Racing Champions at Thruxton. The Hampshire circuit is renowned as the fastest circuit in the country. Only the toughest will succeed as the quickest NG competitors will top 170mph and average […]

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Hill Climbs

Hill climb titles settled at Shelsley Walsh

IT was an exciting weekend at the Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb as several championships were decided. The meeting was the final one for the Midland Automobile Club but mixed weather on the Saturday provided a testing time for competitors with the track being very slippery. However, Sunday‟s sunshine allowed near perfect driving conditions as competitors […]

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Two or four wheels, John Surtees a legend

A FANTASTIC line-up of racing machine of both two and four-wheeled variants will pay tribute to racing legend John Surtees. The event takes place at Autosport International from January 9-12 at the NEC in Birmingham. The machines will be on show to mark the start of 50th anniversary celebrations of the British legend’s 1964 Formula […]

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New British motorcycle marque to be launched

IT has been almost 30 years since a new British motorcycle appeared on the scene. But now the wait is over… this September’s Salon Prive will witness the unveiling of Gladstone Motorcycles. The marque will be the first British brand to launch since Hesketh back in 1984. The chief executive officer of Gladstone Motorcycles is […]

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Beaulieu and bikes… the perfect mix

WITH the hot weather forecast to hang around for a while yet, it’s time to get out on your bike and soak up the sun… and the miles. If you are in the area, or fancy travelling from farther afield, why not pay a visit to the Motorcycle Ride-in Day at Beaulieu this weekend? The […]

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The MCN London Motorcycle Show

MCN London Motorcycle Show: Bikes set to ‘Excel’

The MCN London Motorcycle Show opens on Friday – HARRIET RIDLEY has look at some of the star attractions. GREY skies getting you down? Suffering from February blues? Well here to break the winter tedium is the MCN London Motorcycle Show. And with most of the big manufacturers in attendance at the event to be staged […]

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Italian Job’s Minis top poll of best movie moments

THE car chase from The Italian Job has been voted number one in a poll of favourite movie motoring scenes. The clip involving a Mini racing through the drains under Turin beat the Dodge Charger chase from the 1960s film Bullitt in the Classic Film Festival poll. In celebration of the best classic motoring films […]

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Vote for your favourite film classic to win prizes

Which is your favourite classic film with a motoring theme – here’s a chance for lovers of all things retro to have their say about which famous cars are chosen for a new Classic Film Festival. People who vote for their favourite film could win one of several great prizes or experiences, from a stunt […]

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