Mr Superbke Robbie Phillis on his Suzuki XR69

Mr Superbike returns for historic race

The golden days of motorcycle racing in Australia will be rekindled when “Mr Superbike” Rob Phillis returns to ride in the 2015 Australian Historic Motorcycle Road Racing Championships. Event ambassador and GP legend Daryl Beattie says it will be the first time Robbie has raced in South Australia since “those great days of the early 1990s …

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Daryl Beattie is ambassador fr the Australian Historic Road Racing Championships

Daryl Beattie backs historic motorcycle event

Historic motorcycles are booming in popularity and former motorcycle GP winner Daryl Beattie is backing that popularity as ambassador for this year’s Australian Historic Road Racing Championships. The meeting will be hosted by the Historic Motor Cycle Racing Register of SA from October 8-11 at Mallala Motorsport Park, just outside Adelaide. More than 250 riders are …

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Craig Lowndes in the Simpson Desert with Daryl Beattie

Epic motorcycle ride for Craig Lowndes

Veteran V8 Supercars superstar Craig Lowndes has just completed a 1500km motorcycle adventure through the centre of Australia to Darwin for next weekend’s round (June 19-21, 2015). Craig has long been a motorcycle fanatic, riding from his farm to work in Brisbane on a cruiser, doing track days on his sports bike or railing berms on …

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Jack Miller in Moto3 action

Daryl Beattie comments on Moto3 coverage

A petition to Network Ten to show more coverage of the Moto2 and Moto3 may fall on deaf ears, says MotoGP commentator and former Grand Prix motorcycle racer Daryl Beattie. The petition was started after complaints from viewers that Ten did not show the Moto3 in which 19-year-old Townsville rider Jack Miller is leading the …

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Chris Vermeulen easter road safety message

Chris Vermeulen denies comeback

Don’t get excited about 2003 World Supersport champion, 10-time World Superbike race winner and MotoGP winner Chris Vermeulen coming out of semi-retirement. Rumours circulated a while ago that the 31-year-old, semi-retired Sunshine Coast cattle farmer would be riding for the Suter-BMW MotoGP team this year after scoring a fill-in ride for them at Le Mans …

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