Air Ambulance NI (AANI), designated charity of the 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200.

North West 200 News

The Air Ambulance NI (AANI) will once again be the designated charity of the 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200. Providing the Helicopter Emergency Medical Service for Northern Ireland together with its partners at Northern Ireland Ambulance Service, AANI has enjoyed a close relationship with the north coast motorcycle racing festival and this will be the third year in a … Read More

Adam McLean Joins Team IMR For 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200

North West 200 News, North West 200 Update

Adam McLean joins quinnstheprinters.com by Team IMR for 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200  Talented youngster Adam Mclean will have a full complement of machinery for the 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200 after signing for quinnestheprinters.com by Team IMR for the new season. Adam will campaign a BMW S1000RR in the Superbike and Superstock classes and a Yamaha YZF-R6 … Read More

Voting Opens For Irish Motorcyclist Of The Year

Races

Voting opens today for the Cornmarket Irish Motorcyclist of the Year, and the winner will be presented with the unique Joey Dunlop Trophy at the Cornmarket Motorbike Awards in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Belfast on Friday 26th January 2018. 25 competitors from various disciplines of the sport have been nominated for the prestigious award in association with Enkalon. The final … Read More

Hutchy And Lee Johnson Set To Make Their Debuts On Honda Racing Fireblades At 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200

Meet and Greet, North West 200 News

After weeks of speculation Honda Racing UK have confirmed Ian Hutchinson and Lee Johnston will race for the team on the roads in 2018. The pair are set to make their international debuts on the CBR1000RR SP2 Fireblades at the Vauxhall International North West 200 next May 15-19 as they replace the injured John McGuinness and Guy Martin in the … Read More

Alastair Seeley Joins Forces With EHA Racing As He Aims For Five Wins At The 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200

2018 Date, Meet and Greet, North West 200 News

The Vauxhall International North West 200’s most successful rider, Alastair Seeley, says he wants to win five races at next year’s event as he unveiled one of the machines he hopes will help him add to his tally of 21 victories. The Carrickfergus man will race a R6 Yamaha next May in the colours of British Supersport championship team, EHA … Read More

WP Racing Becomes Vauxhall International North West 200 Control Fuel Supplier

2018 Date, North West 200 News

The Vauxhall International North West 200 is delighted to announce that WP Racing are to be the exclusive fuel supplier for the event. WP are the current control fuel supplier for the British Superbike Championship and have extensive experience in the supply of quality racing fuels and testing of fuel samples. The agreement extends over a three year term and … Read More

The  Vauxhall International North West 200 Grid Is Filling Up For 2018

Meet and Greet, North West 200 News, North West 200 Update

The 2018 Vauxhall International North West 200 grid is filling up nicely! Almost all of the main road racing teams have their riders in place for next season with some intriguing changes amongst the announcements and rumours. The Cookstown Burrows Engineering team announced the latest signing today, with Davey Todd leading the Dungannon squad’s charge next year. The 22-year-old from … Read More

Vauxhall Retains Title Sponsorship for 2018 International North West 200

2018 Date, North West 200 News

Pictured from left to right – Simon Oldfield Vauxhall’s Marketing Director, Martin Jessopp 2017 race winner, Mervyn Whyte MBE Event Director Northern Ireland’s International North West 200 motorcycle race, Ireland’s largest outdoor sporting event, is to have the support of Vauxhall for the 2018 event. This is the company’s sixth consecutive year as title sponsor. Vauxhall is delighted to return … Read More

John McGuinness Says He Wants To Race At The North West 200 Again Despite Breaking His Leg in 2017

2018 Date, Meet and Greet, North West 200 Race Winners, North West 200 Update

John McGuinness says he wants to come back and race at the International North West 200, despite sustaining career threatening injuries at last year’s event. The six times North West winner suffered serious leg injuries as well as breaking his back and ribs after a high speed crash at Primrose corner during practice. Now aged 46, McGuinness says he doesn’t … Read More