Wheels and Goals

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Motorsport save of the year 2013

The Wheels and Goals motorsport save of the year goes to British Superbike rider James Ellison. There were plenty of nearly moments for riders across the motorsport categories this past … Continue reading

January 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

John Hopkins returns to British Superbikes in 2014

Former Moto GP rider, John Hopkins, will make his return to the British Superbike Championship in 2014. Hopkins will be competing for the Tyco Suzuki team after their star man, … Continue reading

November 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Brookes and Bridewell join Milwaukee Yamaha

Milwaukee Yamaha have announced that Josh Brookes and Tommy Bridewell will be their riders for the 2014 British Superbike Championship. Brookes, who has 16 race wins under his belt in … Continue reading

November 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

Champions of Motorsport 2013

Your motorsport champions for the 2013 season are: Formula One – Sebastian Vettel British Touring Cars – Andrew Jordan World Superbikes – Tom Sykes Moto GP – Marc Marquez British … Continue reading

November 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Alex Lowes wins the 2013 British Superbike Championship

Alex Lowes has become the youngest British Superbike champion ever after an epic battle with Shane Byrne in the final race of the season. The Lincolnshire man finished in second … Continue reading

October 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Advantage Lowes going into the final day

Alex Lowes will take a three point lead into today’s final two races of the 2013 BSB championship after finishing ahead of Shane Byrne in Saturday’s race. Lowes finished Saturday’s … Continue reading

October 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wheels & Goals is back – News Round-up

I haven’t posted anything in the past week due to University work and general TV/internet problems that pop up when you live in a shared house! As this is my … Continue reading

October 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

British Superbikes – Lowes disqualified as Ellison wins race two at Assen

James Ellison has been awarded with the victory of the second race of the day at Assen, after the original winner, Alex Lowes, was disqualified. Lowes was removed from the … Continue reading

September 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

British Superbikes – Lowes Wins Race one at Assen

Alex Lowes won race one of the day at Assen after a great battle with Shane Byrne. The top two riders in the championship had some great battles throughout the … Continue reading

September 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

British Superbikes – Haga returns to the BSB field

Noriyuki Haga has re-joined the British Superbike paddock after signing for the Paul Bird Motorsport team. The World Superbike legend will ride alongside championship leader, Shane Byrne, for the three … Continue reading

September 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

British Superbikes – Lowes wins Race two at Cadwell Park

Alex Lowes has completed the double at Cadwell Park by winning the second race of the day. Lowes won a race that was quite similar to the first one earlier … Continue reading

August 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

British Superbikes – Alex Lowes wins race one at Cadwell Park

Alex Lowes has won race one of the day at Cadwell Park on his Samsung Honda. The local man led the race from the first corner and never looked back, … Continue reading

August 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

British Superbikes – Shane Byrne wins Race Two at Oulton Park

Shane Byrne was victorious in race two at Oulton Park, winning his 50th British Superbike race. The 2012 champion held off a strong challenge from Josh Brookes to win at … Continue reading

August 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

British Superbikes – James Ellison wins Race One at Oulton Park

James Ellison won race one at Oulton Park, which had to be re-started after a red flag on lap 1. Ellison defended superbly throughout the race to stay in front … Continue reading

August 11, 2013 · Leave a comment