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Woman arrested for cash, cocaine and seized cars after 100mph police chase

Police chased a speeding motorbike in Merseyside over the weekend. The high-speed chase began in Bootle after officers spotted a motorbike going too fast, the motorbike reached 100mph when it finally entered Wirral. The man driving the bike abandoned the vehicle, which police suspected was stolen, then fled through an …

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Wayne Rainey will ride a YZR500 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed! | MotoGP

Three-time 500cc World Champion and MotoAmerica President Wayne Rainey will not only be racing at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, but riding! The 61-year-old American, paralyzed from the chest since a crash in 1993, will travel to Goodwood Hill on his 1992 championship-winning Yamaha YZR500 at the June 23-26 …

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Furious driving dad collided with his son’s stolen motorbike while chasing him

A father who saw red swooped on his son’s stolen motorbike as he chased the people he believed to have stung it. Peter Merrett’s son had previously had his motorbike stolen and it was recovered from the same area Merrett was passing through on the day of the collision. The …

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WorldSSP: Bayliss to miss day two of Portimao Tests with ankle injury | Superbikes of the world

Barni Spark Racing Ducati rider Oliver Bayliss will miss today’s final day of WorldSSP testing in Portimao with a right ankle injury. The 2022 WorldSSP rookie was taking part in his first test for the Ducati team, however, the Aussie only completed nine laps before suffering a crash at turn …

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Kawasaki awaits 2022 WorldSSP title challenge from Can Oncu | Superbikes of the world

Can Oncu heads into the 2022 WorldSSP season with championship aspirations handed to him by team boss Manuel Puccetti. Oncu, who will be playing in his third WorldSSP campaign this season, has yet to taste victory in the intermediate class. However, the former Moto3 race winner has been very impressive …

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Recap: A5 stranded in Gwynedd after crash involving motorbike and lorry

The A5 in Gwynedd is blocked in both directions after an accident involving a motorbike and a lorry. The incident happened just outside Tregarth, affecting traffic between Bangor and Betws y Coed. Emergency services are on site. READ MORE: Snowdonia beauty spot to undergo three months of roadworks We will …

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Opening of a new motorcycle shop in Somerset

A brand new motorcycle shop will soon open in Yeovil. Kawasaki motorcycle dealership Holeshot Motorcycles plans to open a new base in the city before the end of the month. The marque already operates one of Europe’s largest off-road dealerships from a site in Salisbury, Wiltshire, but will now bring …

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“I was drinking a bottle of wine a night until my husband gave me an ultimatum – now I don’t want alcohol and it’s liberating”

“I’ve just had enough,” Michaela Weaver’s husband Jeff said. “You’re halfway through a bottle of wine – I never see you when you’re fully lucid. You’re unpredictable – I don’t know if you’ll fly away. I just had enough.” For Michaela, this was a wake-up call. His relationship with alcohol …

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Dog walker needed ‘thousands of pounds’ in dental repairs after dangerous motorbike crash

A dog walker needed ‘thousands of pounds’ of dental treatment after being hit by a motorbike. Cleveland Police are appealing for witnesses following the Middlesbrough incident where a dog walker was injured by a bicycle. At around 4pm on Monday December 20, a man was walking his dog on Linthorpe’s …

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Iker Lecuona not expecting to replace Marc Marquez at Sepang MotoGP testing | MotoGP

New Honda WorldSBK rider Iker Lecuona does not expect Repsol Honda to replace Marc Marquez at the official MotoGP Sepang test next month if the eight-time world champion is ruled out. Marquez, who is still recovering from diplopia (double vision), returned to motorcycle training for the first time in three …

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Biker seriously injured after accident outside Manchester United FC stadium

A motorcyclist was seriously injured after an accident outside a football field. Police were called to St Mary’s Road in Moston on Monday evening after reports of a collision between a motorbike and a car. The motorcycle is believed to have been stolen. READ MORE : Man fights for life …

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Man disguised as Santa Claus delivering gifts to children on motorbike had to stop because he has Covid

The Carmarthenshire ‘Santa on a bike’ unfortunately had to cut his tours short after testing positive for the coronavirus. Bryan O’Leary, 53, from Ammanford, had planned to visit 225 children this year on his Honda Gold Wing motorcycle – but he only managed to see 100 young people before being …

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British Superbike Champion Tarran Mackenzie set to defend title with Team McAMS Yamaha

UK Superbike champion Tarran Mackenzie will look to defend his crown in 2022 after signing a one-year extension to his contract with the McAMS Yamaha team. The 26-year-old Scotsman grabbed 10 wins and 19 podiums en route to the 2021 title, sealing the deal with a stunning triple win at …

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Ospreys player Ifan Phillips suffers life-changing injuries in serious motorcycle crash

Ospreys hooker Ifan Phillips suffered life-changing injuries in a serious traffic accident. Phillips was rushed to hospital on Sunday afternoon after a collision between two motorcycles in Swansea. The 25-year-old, who is the son of Neath rugby legend Kevin Phillips, is supported by his family and teammates as he remains …

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Norton Motorcycles unveils new Café Racer bike ahead of the big show

Legendary manufacturer Norton Motorcycles has unveiled the prototype of a new motorcycle. The V4CR is a Café Racer derivative of the company’s V4SV superbike. It is the first prototype designed, manufactured and built at the company’s recently opened global headquarters in Solihull. READ MORE: Huge festive biker parade to cross …

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Jack Miller: The “most organized ASBK organization I have ever been! “| MotoGP

Jack Miller has been denied the chance to race in MotoGP in front of his original Australian fans for the past two seasons, due to Covid restrictions forcing the Phillip Island round to be canceled. But it will make a surprise appearance in the last round of the Australian Superbike …

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Dundee Police release image of wrecked motorbike as they search for its owner

Scottish police are aiming to track down the owner of a motorbike after it was abandoned following a crash with a car last night. The scrambler-style electric bike, largely black with purple handlebars, was left behind by the rider after the collision at the junction of Moncur Crescent and Provost …

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Razgatlioglu: MotoGP “maybe in two years”, prefers WorldSBK paddock | Superbikes of the world

Toprak Razgatlioglu has once again reaffirmed his intention not to switch to MotoGP for at least the next two years after winning his first WorldSBK title. Razgatlioglu clinched his first world title after finishing second behind Jonathan Rea in the first race at Mandalika, before taking fourth place in the …

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Luton motorcyclist died in crash near Ampthill after wheel “vibrated fiercely”

A man from Luton lost control of a motorcycle and died on a “very straight road with good visibility” after taking cocaine and cannabis. An investigation learned that on Sunday, June 27, Scott Paterson, 29, was riding a powerful Yamaha motorcycle that he did not have a license to drive …

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Oxford man finds stolen motorbike in Romania

A Briton turned private detective to find his stolen motorcycle after seeing it advertised on Facebook – in Romania. Kelston Chorley, 67, said he was forced to embark on his own investigation after police closed his case. He was furious when his AJP PR7 bike was stolen from his garage …

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Man in his 40s seriously injured legs in motorcycle accident

A man was taken to hospital with “serious leg injuries” after an accident this morning. Emergency services were called to Brimstage Road, Wirral, following reports of an accident involving a motorcycle. The Northwest Ambulance Service confirmed that a man in his 40s sustained serious injuries to his leg in the …

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Two injured in motorcycle and car crash on main road

A motorcycle-car crash left two injured and closed a busy road in Southport. Emergency services rushed to the scene of Marine Drive in Southport on Tuesday at 4:45 p.m. to report a motorcycle-car crash. Merseyside Police said two people were reportedly injured after the crash, which happened near the Southport …

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WorldSBK | Jonathan Rea receives freedom of borough

SIX-TIME Superbike World Champion Jonathan Rea MBE was honored with Borough Freedom in honor of his achievements on the track. 2021 Kawasaki ZX-10R and Ninja ZX-10RR | Jonathan Rea World Superbike for the road Video of the new 2021 Kawasaki ZX-10R and Ninja ZX-10RR | All specifications, features and details …

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