Maxxis reshuffle after MXGP date swop

Following another reshuffle of MXGP dates, the calendar for the 2019 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship has undergone a small change. Earlier this week Youthstream moved the date of the MXGP of Patagonia Argentina forward seven days to March 3 to accommodate a local government election. As a result of this

Landrake replaces Culham in Maxxis reshuffle

The final calendar for the 2019 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship has now been confirmed with the last round being promoted at Landrake in Cornwall instead of Culham which had been announced as the location recently. It means there is a more traditional loamy track replacing the more sandy venue at

Blaxhall scores Maxxis hat-trick

The Woodbridge club's event at Blaxhall has won the coveted Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship Organiser of the Year award for the third consecutive time. The Suffolk club staged the third round of this year’s series for the MX1, MX2, MXY2 and British Two-stroke championships as part of a packed

Houghton stays at new-look Hooper Yamaha

The Rob Hooper Racing Yamaha team has re-signed MX1 racer Ryan Houghton for 2019, and are currently looking for a second rider to replace Kristian Whatley who is to race two-strokes. Houghton’s inclusion in the team this year turned into a massive success story, with the rider having his best ever

Knight joins Ando at Verde KTM

Liam Knight joins Brad Anderson and Dominic Lancett at Verde KTM for 2019, with Ando staying exclusively on a two-stroke rather than switching between the 300 smoker and a 450 four-stroke as he did this year. The whole Verde Substance KTM Team will compete at the Maxxis British Championship, and Brad

Kellett signs for Yamaha beach race team

Todd Kellett has signed to contest beach races for the French Dragon Tek Yamaha team after testing the bike in Dunkirk. Kellett, who recently won the Weston-Super-Mare beach for the third time and was fifth in the Red Bull Knockout and won the Skegness beach race in the same weekend, came

East Trax gets closed permanently

After 16 years as one of the best-known tracks in the East of the Country, the East Trax facility has closed its doors and announced it will be shut permanently. Some of the huts and other temporary buildings from the site have been put for sale on Gumtree. The track is

Phoenix reveals 2019 Kawasaki livery

The Phoenix Tools team has unveiled the look of its 2019 Apico-backed KX450 at the Motorcycle Live show at the NEC in Birmingham today. The squad, which retains Gert Krestinov and Carlton Husband, has switched from Honda and Husband has already raced the bike. But this is the first look at how

British championship tracks revealed

The sand track at FatCat is back on the Maxxis calendar as the opening round for 2019  - an ideal venue as it's the most weather-resistant track on the schedule so would take poor weather well. Last year's opener at Lyng was rained off. This year there is no trip