2013

60mph Limit on M1?
In an effort to curb pollution in built up areas, the Highways Agency is launching a consultation which could bring in a 60mph speed limit on the M1. The limit would be imposed on a 34 mile stretch of the motorway between junction 28 in Derby, and junction 35a in Rotherham, between 7am and 7pm,...
Lowes Signs for Crescent Suzuki in 2014
It is official, after finally being allowed to announce it after his Samsung Honda deal had expired, Alex lowes has now signed with Voltcom Crescent Suzuki to partner Eugene Laverty in World Superbike's next year. The reigning British Superbike Champion, and brother of WSS Champion Sam Lowes...
Ana Carrasco Signs with RW Racing for 2014
We are delighted to hear that the young spanish racing starlet Ana Carrasco has agreed terms with RW Racing GP, to ride in Moto3 for 2014. The 16 year old really showed the world what she was capable of last year, improving throught a season, in which she finished all but one race. She also...
Maria Costello Track Day Dates for 2014
Maria Costello has been very busy on the run up to Christmas. After the success of this year, she has been busy planning more of her "Women's only Track days," one of which Suzy attended at Silverstone, and you can see how she got on here: The idea is simple, to give women the chance to...
Honda Pull Out of BSB
The news has been confirmed this morning that Honda will be leaving the BSB paddock for 2014. Last years Championship winning team from Louth, has been struggling to sign a replacement for the 2013 Champion Alex Lowes, and were devastated when their sponsor Samsung also pulled out. The talk was...
Women in Motorcycling Video
Well it's about time!! The FIM have made this awesome tribute video to women who compete in motorcycle racing! Its a 2 min 38 seconds look at some of the coolest ladies to ever get on two wheels, but its not just about showcasing the riders, but women who work all across the sport, from...
Red Bull X Fighters 2014 Dates
The 2014 dates for the worlds leading FMX competition, the Red Bull X Fighters Tour, have been announced! They will see the tour make five stops, in 4 different continents, and see the worlds best FMX riders perform in Mexico City(Mexico), Osaka (Japan), Madrid (Spain), Munich (Germany) and...
Shakey For BSB in 2014 with PBM?
The "will he, won't he?" Shakey Byrne saga, that has been running since the incredibly dramatic last round of the BSB Championship at Brands looks like it might be coming to a close. It seems like Shakey, who is still under contract with the Paul bird Motorsport Rapid Solicitor sponsored...
Keith Flint To Enter Team in Supersport
We are chuffed here at Bike World to hear about our good friend Keith Flint's move into the BSB championship with his team Traction Control. They will be making the step up into the Motorpoint Supersport Championship, having already claimed two endurance titles in the Hot Trax Championship, and...
Kurt Caselli Tribute
Kurt Caselli was one of the best known and loved off road racers in the sport. He died tragically while competing for the lead in the Baja 1000 in Mexico earlier this year. Kurt had won championships in virtually every form of off road racing, and was regarded as one of the most accomplished...