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2024 KTM RC990 Sportbike Spied

Photos by: Bernhard Höhne / BMH-Images Last summer, KTM excited us with a new rc 8c sports motorcycle, but our interest waned when we realized this was a limited production track bike that wasn’t street legal. Still, that didn’t stop interested customers from picking up the 100 units within five …

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Harnden and Mein tackle mud bath course to win UK national cyclocross titles

Thomas Mein (Tormans Cyclo Cross Team) and Harriet Harnden (Trek Factory Racing CX) won the 2022 British Cyclocross Championship titles, tackling a steep course which the female winner said created “real cyclocross” conditions. Heavy and continuous rains the previous Saturday resulted in a long lap that could rival some of …

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The forgotten MotoGP 2022 rookie should not be underestimated

Given the strength of the 2022 MotoGP rookie crop, Fabio Di Giannantonio is perhaps a name that stands out slightly given he has only one Moto2 victory under his belt. But with the faith of the Gresini Racing team after a long history together, the Italian could well be a …

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The Race Direction interrupts the fifth stage of the Dakar for motorcycles

The riders are today at the fifth stage of the Dakar Rally, starting and arriving in Riyadh. However, as communicated by the organization via the livetiming service and social networks, the Race Direction was forced to stop the race in the motorcycle and “Dakar Classic” categories. This decision is based …

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Be part of the best team in entertainment – Daytona International Speedway is running recruiting events starting this week for Rolex 24 at DAYTONA and Roar Before the Rolex 24

DAYTONA BEACH, Florida – Daytona International Speedway will host two hiring events, starting this Thursday for those who wish to be part of the historic 60e Anniversary of the Rolex 24 AT DAYTONA, North America’s most prestigious car race. The iconic event, which is the ultimate test of endurance, speed …

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Froome’s training for 2022 interrupted by knee injury

Chris Froome (Israel Start-Up Nation) says he encountered a setback in his early-season training. Suffering from knee pain which he attributes to training too hard, too soon after his offseason break, the Briton says he will have to take a full week of cycling. Froome, a four-time Tour de France …

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Six-time World Superbike Champion Jonathan Rea receives OBE as part of Queen’s New Year honors

The six-time Superbike World Champion, who received the MBE for service to motorcycle racing in 2017, joins fellow Northern Ireland rider Joey Dunlop as the recipient of the two prestigious Royal Honors. Rea said: “I am extremely grateful and deeply honored to receive an OBE on the Queen’s New Year …

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RIP Earl Hayden – Cycle news

Press release | December 29, 2021 Progressive American Flat Track offers its condolences to the family and friends of Earl Hayden, Patriarch of the legendary Hayden family, who passed away today following a long battle with cancer. He was 74 years old. This is an American Flat Track press release …

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Julian Alaphilippe: You have to be a masochist to ride a bike, it’s such a difficult sport

Julian Alaphilippe was elected The team‘Champion of Champions’ for the third consecutive year after having preserved his rainbow jersey in spectacular fashion at the World Championships in Leuven. To mark the prize, the QuickStep-Alpha Vinyl rider participated ina joint interview for the newspaper with Bernard Hinault, and the discussion inevitably …

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