Crescent Yamaha team-mates Jake Shipton and Martin Barr won both pro classes at last weekend’s re-scheduled round one of this year Bridgestone British Masters at Culham in Oxfordshire. Shipton, with a second and a first place won the pro MX1s while Barr did the same in the pro MX2s.
New signing Martin Barr got Crescent Yamaha’s 2019 MX Nationals campaign off to a great start with overall victory in the Pro MX2 class at the opening round of the series at Sherwood on Sunday.In appalling conditions as torrential rain swept the Nottinghamshire circuit, the Irishman put his all new
New Crescent Yamaha signing, Northern Ireland’s Martin Barr is the latest high-profile Pro motocross racer to sign up for the 2019 Arenacross Tour.
A few weeks ago, the 31-year-old from Ballyclare was without a ride for next year and his motocross racing career looked a little bleak but, ever one to
Martin Barr has signed to race a 250 Yamaha for the Crescent team in 2019, alongside Jake Shipton who stays with the squad on a 450.
Barr was dropped by Revo Husky at the end of this year. The new age limit rule means he can't ride in the EMX250 class
REVO Husqvarna UK’s 2018 EMX250 championship campaign came to an end at the MXGP of The Netherlands at the world famous Assen facility at the weekend.
With the title out of reach, the primary objective was for Mel Pocock to make sure of second position in the championship which he did
Revo Husqvarna's Mel Pocock took the overall win in the EMX250 races at Lommel to move within two points of championship leader Mathys Boisrame. And Pocock's team-mate MArtin Barr was sixth overall as he holds a strong third in the series.
EMX250’s Saturday race was the final event of the day on
Title hopefuls and Revo Husqvarna team-mates Martin Barr and Mel Pocock lost ground to EMX250 championship leader Mathys Boisrame in the sandy Ottobiano opening race despite both Brits putting in strong rides.
Pocock, who started the race second in the series 13 points behind the Frenchman, set the fastest lap of
Briton Steven Clarke took a strong second place to Frenchman Pierre Goupillion in the muddy EMX250 second moto at St. Jean d'Angeley on Sunday with Brian Moreau third.
Overnight rain changed the circuit into a sketchy rut fest as many of the riders got stuck.
The mud turned the race into a
Ulsterman Martin Barr lost the lead of the EMX250 championship after a crash in the opener saw him stuck in a fence in a crash that also took down last week's race winner Steven Clarke, then Barr was forced to ride from the back of the pack to an eventual
REVO Husqvarna UK team-mates Martin Barr and Mel Pocock sit first and second in the EMX250 championship chase after a dramatic fourth round of the series at the MXGP of Latvia at the weekend.
On the sandy Baltic track series leader Martin qualified third but Mel, who’s still suffering from a