The 2014 TT races add another star to the mix
The Prodigy frontman announces busy season
Freddie Sheene, son of the legendary Barry, made his competitive road race debut at Donington Park this weekend at a Thundersport GB meeting. Riding a Kawasaki ZX-6R in the Pre-National 600s, Freddie qualified third and went onto claiming a brace of third place finishes, a second place, before a DNF in the final race. Ably […]
How great is all this sunshine? We hope you’ve been riding at every opportunity – we certainly have. Nonetheless, we’ve still found the time to put together another 148-page issue of Fast Bikes hedonism, tests, features, reviews, race news and pure sportsbike indulgence. We’ve also put together a fantastic armchair guide to the Isle of […]
James Hillier is a British Superbike racer, campaigning a ZX-10R for Pr1mo Bournemouth Kawasaki. He’s a good old boy. The BSB paddock is full of rock stars avec le flip-flops and sunglasses, but Hillier is a straight-talking Southerner without the front. He’s making a big impact on the pure roads scene after nailing a 125mph […]
This will take you back to the days of low power, wobbly chassis, and dodgy brakes. Of course Frank Melling’s Walmsley Matchless G.50, while only wringing a little less than 50bhp from the massive single piston thumper, actually handles beautifully – and brakes rather well too.
Missing the thrills and spills of racing already? Well, thanks to the joys of YouTube, here’s a little extra early Xmas pressie for you by way of the 2010 Macau Grand Prix. As it’s Macau, it’s immediately exciting just because of the inherent dangers of a track that seems to get thinner year on year. […]