Lee Johnston

  • Meet the 2019 British Superbike and World Superbike Champions at Motorcycle Live

    Meet the 2019 British Superbike and World Superbike Champions at Motorcycle Live

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    The BSB race season may be over, but Motorcycle Live is offering visitors the chance to meet their favourite riders and biking celebrities – including recently crowned British Superbike Champion, Scott Redding and five-time World Superbike Champion, Jonathan Rea – for signings and selfies galore at the NEC, Birmingham, between 16-24 November.  Over the course…

  • VIDEO: Oh WOW. Peter Hickman and Lee Johnston’s last-lap battle at the Ulster GP. You NEED to see this.

    VIDEO: Oh WOW. Peter Hickman and Lee Johnston’s last-lap battle at the Ulster GP. You NEED to see this.

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    If you’re across the latest and breaking biking news, you’ll have no doubt heard about Peter Hickman’s record-breaking Ulster GP. He smashed it. After setting a new lap record on Thursday – Hickman continued to dominate the action, taking a total of seven racing wins across the two days of racing. But it was his…

  • ROADS: Hickman WINS twice at the Ulster GP – breaking the LAP RECORD in the process.

    ROADS: Hickman WINS twice at the Ulster GP – breaking the LAP RECORD in the process.

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    Peter Hickman put in a record-breaking 136.415mph lap during the opening night of racing at the Ulster Grand Prix, to take the win in the Superbike race. And then he went on to win the Supersport race too. Hickman’s having one hell of a season. And it was business as usual at the Ulster GP…

  • ROADS: Peter Hickman TOPS the timesheets for SUPERBIKE qualifying at the Ulster GP.

    ROADS: Peter Hickman TOPS the timesheets for SUPERBIKE qualifying at the Ulster GP.

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    Peter Hickman topped the timesheets during the opening Superbike qualifying session of the Ulster GP. With the session called off due to bad weather, last year’s winner Hickman was the only rider who broke the 130mph barrier – lapping at an average of 131.237mph on his Smith’s BMW S1000RR BMW. Hickman was 4.763 seconds faster…

  • Here’s the top 20 riders in this year’s Senior Classic TT – John McGuinness will be first away.

    Here’s the top 20 riders in this year’s Senior Classic TT – John McGuinness will be first away.

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    The top twenty seeded riders for the opening race of the Classic TT presented by Bennetts, the Bennetts Senior Classic TT, have been announced. As in previous years, the top twenty is made of a combination of regular TT front runners and Classic Racing specialists on a variety of single cylinder machines such as Norton…

  • ROADS: Michael Dunlop CONFIRMED to race at this year’s Ulster Grand Prix

    ROADS: Michael Dunlop CONFIRMED to race at this year’s Ulster Grand Prix

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    Michael Dunlop has confirmed that he WILL return to Dundrod at the 2019 Ulster Grand Prix. It’s the first time he’s been back at the famous road race for two years. The six times UGP winner will contest a Tyco BMW S1000RR in the superbike races alongside his own MD/ Racing CBR600RR Honda and BMW…

  • TT 2019: Dunlop grabs win number 19 in thrilling Lightweight TT

    TT 2019: Dunlop grabs win number 19 in thrilling Lightweight TT

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    With Derek McGee out of contention following a spill at Greeba in qualifying, there was no number one on the startline for the postponed Bennetts Lightweight TT Race. Instead the honour of being first away from the line fell to Davey Todd on the Norton 650 machine. Davey’s team mate John McGuiness was away second…

  • TT 2019: Lee Johnston gets first TT win in Supersport race

    TT 2019: Lee Johnston gets first TT win in Supersport race

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    Monster Energy Supersport TT Races tend to be exciting affairs and Monday evening’s edition was not an exception. Right from the start there were just fractions between the leaders at Glen Helen. James Hillier had the advantage as they passed Dave Christian in the Manx Radio TT commentary box for the first time, but he…

  • TT 2019: Here’s the schedule for today PLUS the Superbike Race start list

    TT 2019: Here’s the schedule for today PLUS the Superbike Race start list

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    So here we go then, this is a provisional schedule for today – we’ve put the start list for the Superbike Race below:  09:15 Mountain road closes   10:00 Rest of Course closes  10:45 RST Superbike TT Race – 4 laps  13:00 Locate.im Sidecar TT Race 1 – 3 laps  15:00 Lightweight qualifying  15:55 TT Zero…

  • TT 2019: Conor goes top of Sunday qualifying, Birchalls chasing Holden/Cain

    TT 2019: Conor goes top of Sunday qualifying, Birchalls chasing Holden/Cain

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    Ramsey’s fastest barista, Conor Cummins was top of the Superbike times on Sunday’s TT 2019 practice. After four days, and nine cancelled qualifying sessions in a row, conditions improved enough on Sunday afternoon for sidecars to get out on track for two laps, followed by Superbikes and Superstocks and finally for the TT Zeroes to…

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