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Isle of Man TT legend McGuinness eyes more car races after Ginetta class win
The latest Rich Energy saga amid Superbikes team sponsorship
Inquest finds reason for mistaken identity of TT Sidecar racer killed in crash
McGuinness will happily ‘blow wind up the arse’ of TT rookie Irwin
The moral complexities of the Isle of Man TT that can’t be ignored

Isle of Man TT legend John McGuinness made his debut in the Ginetta GT Academy at Brands Hatch last weekend, taking a class win and is not ruling out a return.

Controversial energy drinks company Rich Energy and owner William Storey is once again at the centre of a motorsport storm, this time with British Superbike squad OMG Racing.

An inquest into the fatal Isle of Man TT Sidecar accident that claimed the life of Cesar Chanal found that the French crew were carrying each other’s dog tags.

Isle of Man TT legend John McGuinness has heaped praise on event rookie and Honda team-mate Glenn Irwin, saying he's happy to “stand here and blow wind up his arse”.

OPINION: The 2022 Isle of Man TT was marred by the tragic deaths of five competitors, with two others still in a serious condition after accidents. Death is an accepted part of the event, which makes it easy for armchair observers to misunderstand. But questions over the event's future aren't as black and white as they may appear...

Isle of Man TT legend McGuinness eyes more car races after Ginetta class win

Isle of Man TT legend John McGuinness made his debut in the Ginetta GT Academy at Brands Hatch last weekend, taking a class win and is not ruling out a return.

The latest Rich Energy saga amid Superbikes team sponsorship

Controversial energy drinks company Rich Energy and owner William Storey is once again at the centre of a motorsport storm, this time with British Superbike squad OMG Racing.

Inquest finds reason for mistaken identity of TT Sidecar racer killed in crash

An inquest into the fatal Isle of Man TT Sidecar accident that claimed the life of Cesar Chanal found that the French crew were carrying each other’s dog tags.

McGuinness will happily ‘blow wind up the arse’ of TT rookie Irwin

Isle of Man TT legend John McGuinness has heaped praise on event rookie and Honda team-mate Glenn Irwin, saying he's happy to “stand here and blow wind up his arse”.

The moral complexities of the Isle of Man TT that can’t be ignored

OPINION: The 2022 Isle of Man TT was marred by the tragic deaths of five competitors, with two others still in a serious condition after accidents. Death is an accepted part of the event, which makes it easy for armchair observers to misunderstand. But questions over the event's future aren't as black and white as they may appear...

Was the 2022 Isle of Man TT a farewell to a king?

The Isle of Man TT returned in 2022 for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began. While there were many plot points to follow, the question as to whether it would be the last outing for a TT legend was the biggest. Autosport spoke to him to find out...

Hickman praises “best bike I’ve ever ridden” after Senior TT win

Peter Hickman says the new BMW M1000RR is the best bike he’s ever ridden at the Isle of Man TT, after claiming victory in the Senior TT finale.

Harrison’s Isle of Man Senior TT “hindered” by double bird strike

Dean Harrison admits damage to his DAO Racing Kawasaki in the Isle of Man Senior TT race from a bird strike “probably did hinder” him.

Isle of Man TT 2022: Hickman wins Senior TT finale from Harrison

Peter Hickman beat Dean Harrison in the delayed Senior TT finale to end the 2022 Isle of Man TT with four victories in a week and his ninth in total.

Isle of Man Senior TT to go ahead on Saturday following postponement

Isle of Man TT organisers have announced that the postponed Senior TT finale will go ahead on Saturday and will run over the full six-lap distance.

Father and son Sidecar crew die in Isle of Man TT crash on Friday

Father-and-son Sidecar crew Roger and Bradley Stockton have tragically died following a crash at the Isle of Man TT on Friday, taking the total fatalities in 2022 to five.

Friday's Isle of Man Senior TT finale cancelled due to rain

The grand finale to the 2022 Isle of Man TT, the Senior TT, has been cancelled for Friday due to rain around the course.

Isle of Man TT 2022: Dunlop beats Hickman in shortened second Supersport race

Michael Dunlop stormed to his 21st career Isle of Man TT victory after beating Peter Hickman in the shortened second Supersport race for his ninth win in the class.

Final Isle of Man TT race day schedule revised due to bad weather

The final race day of the 2022 Isle of Man TT has been revised, with three races now scheduled for Friday after Thursday’s Supersport race was postponed again.

Isle of Man TT 2022: Rain cancels Wednesday’s Supersport race

The second Supersport race at the 2022 Isle of Man TT has been cancelled this evening due to rain and a new schedule is currently being devised.

Isle of Man TT 2022: Hickman takes Supertwin win after Dunlop problem

Peter Hickman eased to his third win of the 2022 Isle of Man TT in a tight Supertwin race that was blown open when Michael Dunlop hit trouble.

Isle of Man TT clarifies identity of Sidecar racer killed in incident

Isle of Man TT organisers have issued a clarification on Saturday’s serious Sidecar crash that it was in fact driver Cesar Chanal who was killed and not Olivier Lavorel.

Third racer tragically killed at 2022 Isle of Man TT

A third rider has tragically died at the 2022 Isle of Man, after organisers announced Davy Morgan was killed in a crash in Monday’s Supersport race.

Isle of Man TT 2022: Hickman storms to Superstock win ahead of Cummins

Peter Hickman stormed to his second win of the 2022 Isle of Man TT after dominating Monday’s Superstock race aboard his FHO BMW.

Michael Dunlop: Latest TT win counters pace doubters

Michael Dunlop says it was “good” to prove wrong those who “thought I didn’t have the pace anymore” with his Supersport Isle of Man TT win.

How a much-needed 'revolution' is key to a motorsport gem's future Plus

How a much-needed 'revolution' is key to a motorsport gem's future

OPINION: The Isle of Man TT is one of motorsport’s oldest events and one of its most revered. After a COVID-enforced two-year hiatus, the TT is back in 2022 and for the first time will be broadcast live, a much-needed move that will help to address some of the fundamental problems it faces

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Feb 20, 2022
How the world's fastest road racer is helping Britain's motorcycling future Plus

How the world's fastest road racer is helping Britain's motorcycling future

Britain has dominated motorcycle racing for three decades, but its representation at the top table is in decline. Looking to provide fresh energy and opportunity in the junior ranks, the world's fastest road racer Peter Hickman may have found a solution

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Jan 30, 2021
The far-reaching impact of cancelling motorcycling's greatest race Plus

The far-reaching impact of cancelling motorcycling's greatest race

The coronavirus-induced cancellation of the Isle of Man TT was unavoidable, but as thoughts turn to its return in 2021, the ramifications could be felt for a long time yet

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Apr 3, 2020
How the IoM TT's greatest race was won Plus

How the IoM TT's greatest race was won

In our final feature looking back at the major motorsport moments from the 2010s, we recall a day at the 2018 Isle of Man TT that featured broken records and the making of a new star of the motorbike road racing scene

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Jan 3, 2020
What went wrong with McGuinness's TT comeback Plus

What went wrong with McGuinness's TT comeback

John McGuinness targeted scoring a podium "at least" with Norton at the Isle of Man TT, but his return to the island - in the major classes at least - could scarcely have gone worse. What next for the veteran after his most disappointing TT?

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Jun 21, 2019
What the TT means to those who have braved it Plus

What the TT means to those who have braved it

OPINION: The Isle of Man TT is an event like few others in motorsport - and it has a reputation for being incredibly dangerous. But to those involved in the competition, it has a completely different standing

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Jun 11, 2019
The unavoidable headache challenging TT organisers Plus

The unavoidable headache challenging TT organisers

For much of the 2019 Isle of Man TT fortnight so far, the weather has dominated the headlines as rain has forced a series of delays and cancellations. This may be frustrating to fans, but stems from the unique challenge that makes the event a motorsport gem

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Jun 6, 2019
The importance of short-circuit racing for TT success Plus

The importance of short-circuit racing for TT success

Isle of Man TT riders using short-circuit races to warm up for the main event is nothing new, but the success of some relative newcomers to the TT in recent years has resulted in a more seismic shift in preparations

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Mar 24, 2019