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Superbike champ hungry for Grand Prix title

Friday, 4 January 2013, 10:34 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

Australian superbike star Robbie Bugden has some catching up to do when the New Zealand Grand Prix in Christchurch on Sunday kicks off the national championships. More >>

Team New Zealand Ready to Rumble

Monday, 17 September 2012, 1:35 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

Team New Zealand Ready to Rumble SEPTEMBER 17, 2012: The Motocross of Nations is the biggest and best motocross of the year and once again New Zealand will have a massive presence at this "Olympic Games of motocross". It is just over ... More >>

Wilkie Unstoppable At Kuratau

Monday, 16 July 2012, 9:56 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

Wilkie Unstoppable At Kuratau CAPTION: Masterton’s Mason Wilkie (Yamaha), on his way to successfully defending his national TT title at the weekend. Photo by Andy McGechan, JULY 15, 2012: Wairarapa’s Mason Wilkie has done it again. ... More >>

Flat Out On The Flat At Kuratau

Tuesday, 10 July 2012, 10:38 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

Flat Out On The Flat At Kuratau CAPTION: Amberley’s Ian Ffitch (Honda), the man to look out for in the ATV class at Kuratau this weekend. Photo by Andy McGechan, More >>

Stroud strikes back to win Superbike Tourist Trophy

Monday, 19 March 2012, 3:02 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

Media release from Motorcycling New Zealand Sunday 18 March Stroud strikes back to win Superbike Tourist Trophy Andrew Stroud secured one of New Zealand motorcycle racing’s top prizes, the Tourist Trophy, and put himself back in contention for ... More >>

Tourist Trophy Superbike race will test speed and stamina

Thursday, 15 March 2012, 4:45 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

Sunday’s gruelling Tourist Trophy superbike race at Hampton Downs could be decided by rider fitness as much as speed, top riders say. More >>

Mead Shows Why He's The Champion

Sunday, 5 February 2012, 1:37 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

CAPTION: Wellington’s Rory Mead (Yamaha), signing off in New Zealand with a strong win on Saturday. Photo by Andy McGechan, More >>

Breakthrough victory for young Superbike star

Monday, 23 January 2012, 11:20 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

Nick Cole confirmed his elevation to the top ranks of New Zealand motorcycle racing by scoring his first Superbike championship victory in appalling conditions at Teretonga today. More >>

Bugden has perfect day in Superbikes

Monday, 16 January 2012, 9:43 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

Australian superbike ace Robbie Bugden enjoyed the perfect day as he totally dominated a strong field in round two of the Castrol Power1 Superbike Championships at Timaru today. More >>

Top Superbike racers need to strike back

Thursday, 12 January 2012, 4:15 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

The favourites need to go all-out to make up lost ground when the second round of the Castrol Power1 Superbike championships are run at Timaru this weekend. Almost all the fancied riders ran into some strife in the opening round at Ruapuna last ... More >>

Superbike Grand Prix to be fiercely fought

Thursday, 5 January 2012, 2:56 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

The 2012 Castrol Power1 New Zealand Superbike Championship, starting with the New Zealand Grand Prix meeting in Christchurch this weekend, is the strongest for many years. More >>

Stroud and son hit the racetrack

Friday, 9 December 2011, 10:22 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

New Zealand Superbike champion Andrew Stroud has a new team-mate when the summer season starts at Hampton Downs on Saturday -- his 13-year-old son Jacob. More >>

Road Race Dates Confirmed

Wednesday, 21 July 2010, 4:19 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

Motorcycling New Zealand's Road Race Commission chairman Peter Ramage confirm the 2011 Castrol Power1 Road Race Championship dates from his Invercargill base yesterday. More >>

Changes at MNZ

Monday, 23 November 2009, 3:16 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

After a detailed operational review of it’s current staffing structure and requirements, the Board of Motorcycling New Zealand Inc., acting on the recommendations of HR company Directioneering Ltd, have moved to restructure their organisation. More >>

Images: Bugden Takes Second Superbike Title

Monday, 25 February 2008, 9:59 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

Mr Consistent Australian Robbie Bugden clinched the New Zealand Superbike Championship for the second time today at Manfeild, with two wins from two starts, on his TripleR Suzuki, at round four of the Castrol New Zealand Superbike Championships. More >>

Superbike Champs Resume

Tuesday, 19 February 2008, 12:20 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

After a three-week lay off the Castrol New Zealand Superbike Road Race Championships will resume this weekend, February 23/24, at Manfeild Park, Feilding. More >>

Road Race Champs Ready to Go

Tuesday, 8 January 2008, 2:11 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

This weekend, January 13/14 will see the cream of New Zealand’s road racers descend on Ruapuna Park, just outside Christchurch, for round one of the Castrol New Zealand Superbike Road Race Championships. More >>

Top Bike Riders On Trial

Tuesday, 15 May 2007, 11:43 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

Taranaki’s Wayne Thompson, expected to feature in the elite Expert class this weekend. Photo by Andy McGechan, More >>

The Usual Suspects and Some Not So Too

Monday, 23 April 2007, 4:51 pm | Motorcycling New Zealand

It was the usual suspects who dominated racing at round three of the Top Trail Rider Central Enduro Series near Pahiatua on Sunday, and some not so usual suspects too. Auckland’s Chris Birch (KTM 250 EXC) was the unsurprising winner of Sunday’s ... More >>

Penny Cashes In

Monday, 16 April 2007, 11:17 am | Motorcycling New Zealand

The North Island Motorcycle Cross-country Championships were won this year by a man who entered the series late and only as an afterthought. With only two of the three rounds to count towards the title, it didn't really matter that Te Awamutu's Mark ... More >>