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Lotus unveil their 2015 challenger

  The Lotus Formula One team have unveiled their brand-new 2015 car, which they hope will help them return to the front of the grid. The E23 will have Mercedes … Continue reading

January 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Autosport Show: WSR Racing confirm Andy Priaulx signing

West Surrey Racing have announced that three-time World Touring Car Champion, Andy Priaulx, will be joining the team for the 2015 BTCC campaign. The announcement was made this morning, on … Continue reading

January 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Moto GP 2014 Wheels & Goals Awards

Inspired by my own version of the Slammy Awards last week, I have decided to hand-out awards throughout the different sports covered here on my blog. Today I will be … Continue reading

January 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Record-Breaking Marc Marquez wins his second consectutive Moto GP Championship

Marc Marquez has won his second Moto GP championship in-a-row after finishing second in the Japanese Grand Prix. The result meant that Marquez could no longer be caught by his … Continue reading

October 13, 2014 · 2 Comments

Cal Crutchlow to ride for LCR Honda in 2015

Cal Crutchlow will be on the move once again at the end of the 2014 Moto GP season, with the British rider making the move to LCR Honda. Crutchlow only … Continue reading

August 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Felipe Massa is the unluckiest man in Formula One Part Two

We saw this past weekend just how unlucky Formula One driver Felipe Massa has been throughout his career. Earlier on today I looked at two examples of this bad luck: … Continue reading

July 22, 2014 · 2 Comments

Dani Pedrosa signs new deal with Repsol Honda

Repsol Honda have today confirmed that Dani Pedrosa has signed a new two-year contract that will keep him at the team until the end of the 2016 season. The Spaniard … Continue reading

July 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Moto GP: Marc Marquez wins the Dutch TT 2014

Marc Marquez has made it eight wins from eight races in 2014 after he beat the tricky conditions at Assen. The 2013 champion managed to get the better of Ducati’s … Continue reading

June 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gordon Shedden Wins BTCC Race Two at Thruxton

Gordon Shedden has won race two of the day at Thruxton following a battle with race one winner, Andrew Jordan. Shedden managed to get the better of the 2013 champion … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Andrew Jordan Wins BTCC Race One at Thruxton

Reigning champion Andrew Jordan dominated race one of the day at Thruxton to earn his third win of the season. Jordan led from start-to-finish without any real danger to his … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Andrew Jordan wins the BTCC Race 2 at Brands Hatch

Andrew Jordan┬ámade it two-out-of-two for the day at Brands Hatch after winning the second race of the day. Jordan once again led from start-to-finish but the race was much more … Continue reading

March 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Andrew Jordan wins BTCC Race 1 at Brands Hatch

Reigning champion Andrew Jordan won race one of the day at Brands Hatch as the 2014 British Touring Car Championship got underway. The Pirtek Racing driver led from start-to-finish ahead … Continue reading

March 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

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

Maldonado joins Lotus for 2014

Lotus have confirmed the signing of former Williams driver, Pastor Maldonado, for the 2014 season. Maldonado replaces the Ferrari-bound Kimi Raikkonen and is expected to race along current Lotus driver, … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · 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

Vettel’s attitude causes the negetivity towards him

In recent weeks, Sebastian Vettel has tried to defend himself against the negativity shown towards him by fans. Fans around the world have been booing Vettel when he appears on … Continue reading

October 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Massa could be on his way to Williams

Rumours are circulating that Felipe Massa could be on his way to Williams for the 2014 Formula One season. Massa will leave Ferrari at the end of the season after … Continue reading

September 16, 2013 · 3 Comments

Ferrari Update – Massa announces his departure

Felipe Massa has tonight confirmed that he will leave Ferrari at the end of the season. The Brazilian made the announcement on his official Twitter and Instagram pages. Massa’s statement … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Vettel Wins Boring Italian Grand Prix

Just as I warned you all yesterday, Sebastian Vettel dominated the Italian Grand Prix today. All I can say is that I am glad I used Sky Plus to record … Continue reading

September 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

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