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  • RACING: The Suzuka 8 Hours won’t be happening in 2020

    RACING: The Suzuka 8 Hours won’t be happening in 2020

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    Tougher travel restrictions to Japan has forced organisers to cancel the Suzuka 8 Hours endurance race this year. With it looking increasingly unlikely that international riders and teams would be able to travel to Suzuka – the FIM, Eurosport Events and Mobilityland has decided to cancel the 2020 edition of the famous race, which has…

  • MotoGP: British and Australian Grand Prix CANCELLED

    MotoGP: British and Australian Grand Prix CANCELLED

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    MotoGP organisers have confirmed that there’s going to be no top level racing at Silverstone and Phillip Island during the 2020 season. As a result of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak and the numerous calendar changes, it has been announced that the British and Australian Grand Prix have been cancelled for 2020. The British Grand Prix…

  • TT 2020: It’s happened. The Classic TT has been CANCELLED too.

    TT 2020: It’s happened. The Classic TT has been CANCELLED too.

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    A statement has been released which confirms that this year’s Isle of Man Classic TT has been cancelled as a result of the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The decision was made by the Isle of Man Government and the Manx Motor Cycle Club – and although the news won’t come as a massive surprise, there will…

  • MotoGP: German, Dutch and Finnish Grands Prix cancelled

    MotoGP: German, Dutch and Finnish Grands Prix cancelled

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    Dorna has just announced that there will be no racing at Sachsenring, Assen and KymiRing in 2020, as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. The Grand Prix Deutschland was set to take place at the Sachsenring across the 19-21 June, the TT Assen at the TT Circuit Assen was scheduled for the 26-28 June, and…

  • TT 2019: Today’s qualifying session cancelled

    TT 2019: Today’s qualifying session cancelled

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    It’s just been announced that tonight’s session on The Mountain Course at the 2019 Isle of Man TT event has been cancelled. Hardly a surprise as the wet weather currently lashing The Island looks like it’s settling in for a bit of a stay. To that end, there’s a big question mark over tomorrow’s action…

  • WSB: WorldSBK race two cancelled in Qatar

    WSB: WorldSBK race two cancelled in Qatar

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    Track conditions curtail competition in final round of the season. Following a severe rain and sand storm on Saturday morning in Qatar, it has been announced that WorldSBK race two has been cancelled at Losail International Circuit. With the storm hitting the Losail track in the morning, conditions deteriorated and therefore a difficult decision was…

  • MotoGP: In the Silverstone debacle wake, the big boss says: “If we can’t race on a Sunday in future, we will race on Monday or Tuesday!”

    MotoGP: In the Silverstone debacle wake, the big boss says: “If we can’t race on a Sunday in future, we will race on Monday or Tuesday!”

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    The fall-out from the mess that was Silverstone’s hosting of the British round of the MotoGP championship continues. Carmelo Ezpeleta (above) CEO of Dorna, the company that owns and runs MotoGP, has announced that he has plans in place to stop a wash-out cancellation ever happening again in the Premier Class – and those plans…

  • MotoGP: Silverstone CEO promises FULL investigation after this weekend’s cancellation

    MotoGP: Silverstone CEO promises FULL investigation after this weekend’s cancellation

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    As a result of this weekend’s cancelled British MotoGP round at Silverstone, CEO of the circuit Stuart Pringle has expressed his intention to investigate what happened this weekend. Heavy downpours of rain on Sunday left thousands of racing fans unable to watch the action this weekend, with MotoGP , Moto2 and Moto3 racing cancelled as…

  • Olivers Mount refused ACU permit and insurance – SPRING CUP IS OFF

    Olivers Mount refused ACU permit and insurance – SPRING CUP IS OFF

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    Olivers Mount has failed to make necessary safety improvements, as agreed with the ACU Road Race Committee earlier this year – and as a consequence the Scarborough short circuit is without a race permit and insurance for the Spada Spring Cup, which was set to take place on April 20-21. Members of the ACU Road…

  • TT 2017: Today’s racing and qualifying will not go ahead due to poor weather conditions

    TT 2017: Today’s racing and qualifying will not go ahead due to poor weather conditions

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    Clerk of the course, Gary Thompson has confirmed that racing and qualifying will not go ahead on the Isle of Man TT mountain course today, in light of the increasingly poor weather conditions to hit the island. After consultation with the Met Office, and following the onslaught of wind and rain over the last 12…

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