A weekend of British passion set for Matterley Basin

The green and grassy hillsides of Matterley Basin are known around the motorsport world and have hosted MXGP races year after year since 2006. This famous setting for motocross is the exclusive host of only one race per year and will again come to life this weekend with the world’s best fighting

Cairoli signs for Lamborghini!

Tony Cairoli has agreed to do some driving to promote the Urus ST-X racing version of the first Super SUV Lamborghini and to do some test driving for the racing department. The nine-times world champion was a guest of Lamborghini at its Sant'Agata Bolognese headquarters. After a visit to the museum

Wildcard Brits boost the Matterley GP

Some of Britains best riders have signed up to race in the weekend's British GP classes on a whole range of different machines. Of course, in the MXGP class we already have Max Anstie. Tommy Searle and Shaun Simpson. But they will be joined by Josh Spinks on a 450 Yamaha

Reshuffle of Yamaha top brass

Yamaha Motor Europe has re-structured its Racing Management Organisation. Moving into a new role, Alexandre Kowalski will take on the title and responsibility of Yamaha Motor Europe Off-road Racing Manager, leading all Motocross and Rally operations. Alexandre brings two decades of experience as Marketing and Racing Division Manager in Yamaha

Kiwi Duncan joins Dixon Kawasaki

New Zealander Courtney Duncan joins the Bike It DRT Kawasaki team to compete in the FIM Women's World Motocross Championship which kicks off at Valkenswaard in The Netherlands later this month. With two world titles and a further three medals in the Women's World Championship, Kawasaki is proud to announce that

Matterley Basin Entry List

We are 5 days away from the Matterley Basin MXGP, round 2 of the world motocross championship, taking place this coming weekend March 23rd/24th. https://www.facebook.com/BritMXGrandPrix/videos/392597358205690/ Book your tickets today, available from their website HERE Entry list for all four classes MX1, MX2, brand new class EMX2T and the EMX250. NmbrSurnameFirst NameBrandNat.Fed.Team14TonusArnaudYamahaSUIFMSMonster Energy Wilvo Yamaha

Ferris replaces Febvre for three GPs

Australian MXGP star Dean Ferris will join the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP team as a temporary replacement for the injured Romain Febvre. Ferris with his new ride! After an exciting start to the MXGP season, which was celebrated with an emphatic Qualifying Race win, Febvre was unfortunately unable to finish

Chinese GP rained off and moved!

The fifth round of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship, the MXGP of China in Shanghai has been rescheduled due to the terrible and exceptional weather conditions that occurred in the Shanghai region for the last four months with continuous heavy rain. The change of date comes after the official requests of the

Surgery for injured Febvre

Following a heavy fall in Race 2 at the opening round of the FIM Motocross World Championship in Patagonia, Argentina, Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP's Romain Febvre will undergo surgery next week to repair a severely broken ankle.  Febvre faces surgery After taking the first Qualifying Race victory of the season, Febvre

Febvre injury update

Former world champ Romain Febvre was carried off the track in the second moto in the Argentina GP after crashing in the wave section and was rushed to hospital for checks after holding his leg. He's now on his way back to Europe for more tests on his badly swollen ankle,