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Groombridge Destroys Competition In Six-Hour Race

Groombridge Destroys Competition In Six-Hour Race   Two-time former and reigning national cross-country champion Brad Groombridge, who is also currently leading the 2018 national cross-country series, was again in scintillating form at the weekend as he won the annual Scott Six-Hour race at Matata. What made it more remarkable was that the Suzuki ace rode […]

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Suzuki 1-2-3 Of Superbike Class

Suzuki 1-2-3 Of Superbike Class

Suzuki 1-2-3 Of Superbike Class   His title hopes were buried two months ago, but Taupo’s Scott Moir is no quitter and he again proved his trophy-winning potential at the weekend, this time at the third round of four in the 2018 New Zealand Superbike Championships. The 33-year-old father-of-one led a Suzuki clean sweep at […]

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Suzuki’s Taylar Rampton Does It Again

Suzuki’s Taylar Rampton Does It Again     It was an emotional moment for Taranaki’s Taylar Rampton when she captured her second major motocross title at the weekend. The 20-year-old from Opunake secured her first senior national motocross title when she won the 2017 New Zealand senior women’s motocross championships in Eltham in November and […]

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Groombridge Picks Up Where He Left Off

Groombridge Picks Up Where He Left Off

Groombridge Picks Up Where He Left Off   Suzuki rider Brad Groombridge has simply picked up where he left off last season. The 27-year-old Taupo locksmith powered his way to a solid victory at round one of the 2018 New Zealand Cross-country Championships near Huntly on Saturday, the perfect start to his title defence. Groombridge […]

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Toby Price Fights Back To Take Stage 11 Win

Toby Price Fights Back To Take Stage 11 Win     Today was the first leg of the second marathon stage at this year’s Dakar Rally. The Super Fiambalá as it has come to be known was a 280km special through the Argentinian dunes with scorching temperatures reaching over 40 degrees. Similar to yesterday’s stage, […]

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Frost Puts The Chill On Superbike Rivals

Frost Puts The Chill On Superbike Rivals

Frost Puts The Chill On Superbike Rivals     It was another dominant performance from Team Suzuki at the second of four rounds of this year’s New Zealand Superbike Championships in Timaru at the weekend. Former national superbike champion Sloan Frost led by example when he qualified his Suzuki GSXR1000A fastest, just after lunch on […]

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Frost Put His Suzuki On Top Of The Standings

Frost Put His Suzuki On Top Of The Standings

Frost Put His Suzuki On Top Of The Standings     A “bit of a rev-up” from his wife was enough to spur Wellington’s Sloan Frost to victory at the opening round of this year’s New Zealand Superbike Championships in Christchurch at the weekend. Mike Pero Motorsport Park hosted the first of four rounds in […]

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KTM Riders Ready To Race Dakar 2018

KTM Riders Ready To Race Dakar 2018

KTM Riders Ready To Race Dakar 2018     The motorcycle class has been won by KTM since 2001. From then on, the Austrian manufacturer has finished on the top-step of the podium in all of the last 16 events. Even when the capacity was reduced to 450cc KTM has continued to dominate, and for […]

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Moir Sensational At Suzuki Series Finale

Moir Sensational At Suzuki Series Finale     If Scotty Moir can pick up where he left off with the Suzuki Series on Boxing Day, then it could be his turn to shine at the superbike nationals in 2018. That’s the forecast after the Taupo man’s scintillating performance in the popular annual prenationals Suzuki Series, […]

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