2019 MOTOGP: READY TO RACE?

For the fifteen year in a row the Losail International Circuit will welcome MotoGP. The Grand Prix paddock will gather again less than two weeks after the second IRTA test of the pre-season period...

Seller and McFadden thrill at Dezzi Raceway

Clint Seller (King Price Yamaha Racing R1) took an easy victory in the opening heat of the 2019 SA Superbike Championship, held at Dezzi Raceway on Saturday, 2 March, but there was nothing easy...

A World First! BST Carbon Fibre Wheels in an Official FIM, National SA Motorcycle...

BST proudly announces a partnership with the SA Superbike Championship Series. SA SBK together with BST have developed a program that will see racing teams use Carbon Fibre Wheels for the first time in...

ORANGE DUST CLOUD DESCENDS ON PE

South Africa’s National Motocross season kicked off with a sandstorm in Port Elizabeth on Saturday. The country’s motocross titans lined up at the infamous Rover Raceway track for what proved to be an action-packed...

Tough PE National Opener Tests SA’s MX Best

The 2019 TRP Distributors South African National Motocross Championship blasted off to a new tune as Port Elizabeth's Rover MX Club hosted the first round of the series amid the double dilemma of the...

Álvaro Bautista totally dominates the opening round at Phillip Island with a hat-trick of...

Álvaro Bautista couldn’t have got off to a better start in World Superbike this weekend at Phillip Island, as the 34-year-old Spanish rider dominated the opening round of the championship held at the Phillip...

Sensational double debut win for Álvaro Bautista and the Panigale V4 R at Phillip...

Making his debut in the Superbike World Championship for the Aruba.it Racing – Ducati team, Álvaro Bautista today achieved a truly extraordinary feat by winning the opening round of the 2019 season with the...

Motul and Alfie Cox Develop Future Enduro and Off-Road Talent

Well-known Dakar Rally personality and local legend, Alfie Cox, has once again partnered with Motul and KTM to give a team of young Off-Road and Enduro riders the chance to make it to the...

STAR-STUDDED LINEUP ANNOUNCED FOR RED BULL KTM

The gates are about to drop for the start of a brand new National Motocross season. The highly anticipated first round of the series will take place in Port Elizabeth on Saturday at the...
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Introducing the King Price Xtreme Yamaha Racing Team

We caught up with Clint Seller (team boss at Seller Racing), to discuss his new King Price Xtreme Yamaha Racing Team and to find out what their plans are for the future. Check out our short...

Mathew Scholtz Completes Two Successful Preseason Tests In Florida

Westby Racing team riders Mathew Scholtz got together with his crew at a couple of trackdays that took place in Florida over the past weekend. Riding first at Jennings GP in Jennings, Florida, and...

Red Square Kawasaki ZX10 Cup Riders using all of the track and more

After the long break the time had finally come for the 2019 racing season to get going.  The all-bike “Day of the Champion” race day traditionally kicks off the Zwartkops racing categories, and 2019...

Repsol Honda Team show off 2019 colours

Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo sit aboard the Honda RC213V machine in full 2019 livery for the first time. Having debuted the 2019 Repsol Honda Team livery at the launch in Madrid back in late...

A New King has been Crowned – King of the Whip 2019

Saturday evening, 2 February 2019, has been embedded into the history books as one of the biggest nights in local Motocross and Freestyle Motocross history! The King of the Whip event presented by LW...

SA MOTOCROSS CHIPS ARE DOWN

2019 Nationals start in PE 23 February The 2019 TRP Distributors South African National Motocross Championship kicks off at Port Elizabeth’s Rover Raceway Saturday 23 February. The new season not only promises extreme action, but...

Southern Africa’s Branch crowned fastest Dakar Rookie

South Africa’s National Cross Country Champion Ross Branch has been crowned the fastest Rookie at the 2019 Dakar Rally in Peru. After 10 of the most gruelling stages the desert race has ever seen,...

TOBY PRICE AND KTM WIN DAKAR 2019

Leading the overall standings by just over one minute going into Thursday’s 10th and final stage, Toby Price had no choice but to give his all on the day’s short 112-kilometre timed special. With competitors setting...

Gilbert rides Husqvarna into Dakar top 20

Multiple former South African Cross Country Moto champion and Dakar debutant, Pretoria’s Kenny Gilbert has ridden his Husqvarna to nineteenth overall and second among the epic race’s two-wheeler rookies. Gilbert was ecstatic with his...

TOBY PRICE LEADS OVERALL AFTER PENULTIMATE STAGE OF DAKAR RALLY 2019

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Toby Price will go into the 10th and final stage of the 2019 Dakar Rally as the provisional overall leader. Matthias Walkner lies third, just over six minutes behind...

TOP TWENTY, BABY!

Landmark for Kenny Gilbert on eve of Dakar finish Pretoria's rookie Dakar motorcycle star Kenny Gilbert moved his Husqvarna to the overall top twenty on Wednesday as the race enters its last day with a...

Heartbreak for Stuart Gregory as Engine Failure Forces Him Out of the Dakar Rally...

Around 100km into Stage 8 of the Dakar Rally 2019, Stuart Gregory was forced to retire from this year’s event due to engine failure. His motorcycle stalled at around the 100km mark of yesterday’s...

MATTHIAS WALKNER WINS LONG STAGE EIGHT OF THE 2019 DAKAR RALLY

In what has been an incredibly successful day for the Red Bull KTM Factory Racing team, with all four riders finishing within the top seven, Matthias Walkner has claimed his second stage win of...

KENNY INTO HIS STRIDE

Another good day at the Dakar South African two-wheel Dakar Star Kenny Gilbert was in his stride through the 2019 Dakar Rally’s 359km Day 8 jaunt over the dunes around the Peruvian town of Pisco....

Stage 7 of the Dakar Rally 2019 Takes its Toll on Riders – But...

With 7 stages of the Dakar Rally 2019 under his belt, Gregory can begin to consider himself a Dakar veteran. Certainly, Stage 7, the first loop stage of this year’s event, contained almost every...

STAGE SEVEN DAKAR WIN FOR KTM’S SUNDERLAND

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Sam Sunderland has posted the fastest time on day seven of the 2019 Dakar Rally. Coming from behind and chasing down the leading riders on the tricky stage, the...

DAKAR A BLAST FOR KENNY

Wind, dust but Gilbert going strong South African Dakar motorcycle rookie hero Kenny Gilbert enjoyed a positive seventh stage in spite of toughest conditions — as usual — on Monday. The stage comprised a 323km...

Stuart Gregory Back in Action on Stage 6 of the Dakar Rally 2019

Stage 6 of the Dakar Rally 2019 (from Arequipa to San Juan de Marcona) was reckoned by most competitors to be the toughest stage so far in this year’s event. Gregory described it as...

KENNY ONTO ROOKIE PODIUM

Another good Dakar day for Gilbert Pretoria’s Kenny Gilbert has powered his Husqvarna up onto the Dakar Rally motorcycle rookie podium following another good day on a tough run from Arequipa to San Juan de...

PABLO QUINTANILLA WINS STAGE SIX OF DAKAR RALLY

ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING RALLY STAR RETAKES THE LEAD IN THE EVENT’S PROVISIONAL OVERALL STANDINGS Claiming his first individual stage victory at this year’s Dakar Rally, Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing rider Pablo Quintanilla...

SAM SUNDERLAND CLAIMS STAGE FIVE DAKAR WIN

Sam Sunderland has won a hard-fought stage five of the 2019 Dakar Rally. After stopping to assist an injured rider during the day’s special stage, Sunderland was then credited with the time he’d lost,...

FIVE MINUTES WITH BRANCH AT THE BIVOUAC

As the world’s toughest stage race officially reaches the halfway mark, Ross Branch will be using every minute he can to rest at the Dakar Rally today. After coming off a gruelling marathon stage,...

KENNY EARNS THE REST

South African Dakar rookie star Kenny Gilbert is relishing a well-earned rest day on Saturday following an action packed opening week that saw him wind up 27th overall and 4th among the rookies after...

Gregory Rides a Rocky Road on Stage 4 of the Dakar Rally 2019 –...

Stage 4 of the Dakar Rally 2019 was the first leg of the first marathon stage, with competitors only being permitted to use the tools and spares they could carry. This was also the...

Ricky Brabec, leader of the Dakar!

Monster Energy Honda Team’s American rider Ricky Brabec staged an authentic coup d’état at the fourth stage of the Dakar Rally, not only battling to victory on the day, but also storming the first...

KENNY CONSOLIDATES

South African Dakar rookie and former multiple SA Cross Country Moto champion Kenny Gilbert enjoyed a solid fourth day on the 405km run from Arequipa to Moquegua in Peru. Riding his Husqvarna conservatively on...

Yamaha’s Xavier De Soultrait Wins Stage Three Of Dakar Rally

Delivering Yamaha their first stage win at the 2019 Dakar Rally, WR450F Rally powered Xavier de Soultrait has secured victory on stage three of the event in Peru. Making today's stage even more successful...

SOUTHERN AFRICA’S DAKAR HOPEFUL MAKES A TOUGH CALL

For the last three days, Dakar Rally fans have been glued to their screens in awe as riders are put to their paces in the unforgiving dunes of Peru. Southern African rally fans in...

KENNY’S INVISIBLE ADVENTURE

South Africa’s Kenny Gilbert finally got into the real groove of his rookie Dakar Rally with a fine action-packed, if secret run to 27th among the motorcycles aboard his Husqvarna to jump from 40th...

Gregory Gets to Grips with the Dunes on Stage 2 of the Dakar Rally...

Stage 2 of the Dakar Rally 2019 (from Pisco to San Juan de Marcona) was dominated by sand dunes, which gave Stuart a good taste of what to expect over the remaining 8 days...

STAGE TWO DAKAR WIN FOR MATTHIAS WALKNER

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Matthias Walkner has won the fast and demanding second stage of the 2019 Dakar Rally. Toby Price completed the gruelling day in an excellent fourth place with teammate Sam...

KENNY FINDS HIS WAY

Dakar challenges can’t get SA’s Gilbert down South Africa’s Kenny Gilbert enjoyed a mixed second day of his rookie Dakar Rally following a difficult first sector Tuesday morning, but the Husqvarna rider came back strong...

COX SIGNS WITH BROTHER LEADER TREAD KTM

KTM South Africa is excited to announce that KwaZulu-Natal based rider Bradley Cox will be racing for the Brother Leader Tread KTM team in 2019. The 20-year old, who is the son of motorsport legend...

Stuart Gregory Achieves Some Notable Firsts on Stage 1 of the Dakar Rally 2019

Stage 1 of the Dakar Rally 2019 saw competitors face a very early start with a liaison stage of around 250 km’s, followed by a challenging 84 km special stage to Pisco - home...

Barreda off to a flying start as the Dakar gets underway in Pisco with...

The first special of this Dakar was won by a rampant Joan Barreda in Adrenarena de Paracas, near Pisco. But it wasn’t just Joan who shone in the Monster Energy Honda Team: Ricky Brabec...

KENNY CONQUERS THE DUNES

Gilbert enjoys a great Dakar day 1 South African Dakar rookie and multiple national Cross Country Moto champion, Kenny Gilbert enjoyed a positive start to the 2019 race in Peru on Monday. Gilbert and his...

Stuart Gregory to Realise a Long-Held Dream When He Starts the Dakar Rally 2019...

Motul Powersport Ambassador Stuart Gregory is about to achieve a lifetime ambition by competing in the Dakar Rally. The 2019 edition of the world’s most iconic rally event will take place entirely within the...

KTM FACTORY RACING ARRIVE IN PERU FOR 2019 DAKAR RALLY

The Red Bull KTM Factory Racing team of Matthias Walkner, Toby Price, Sam Sunderland and Luciano Benavides have safely arrived in Peru to contest the 2019 Dakar Rally. Joined by KTM Factory Racing’s Laia...

‘KALAHARI FERRARI’ HEADS TO DESERTS OF PERU

At the 2019 Dakar Rally, there is a name that might stand out from the others - Ross Branch, the rider fondly known as the 'Kalahari Ferrari'. His dream of conquering the iconic event has...

GILBERT GEARS UP FOR DAKAR GLORY

South Africa's hunt for Dakar Rally success in 2019 will be spearheaded by offroad legend, Kenny Gilbert. The five-time National Cross Country Champion will draw on his years of experience to muster up the guts...

Westby Racing Announces Two-Rider Lineup For 2019 MotoAmerica Championship

Westby Racing is proud to announce that, for the first time in the team’s storied history, they will feature a two-rider lineup in pursuit of the 2019 MotoAmerica Championship. 2018 MotoAmerica Superbike Rookie of the...

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