Ryan Farquhar, Ben Wilson and Nico Mawhinney Return To Vauxhall International North West 200 Circuit

North West 200 Update

PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 15/8/2016: Event Director Mervyn Whyte with Nico Mawhinney, Ryan Farquhar and Ben Wilson on their return to the Vauxhall International North West 200 circuit following their crashes in 2016.
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Ryan Farquhar, Ben Wilson And Nico Mawhinney Return To Vauxhall International North West 200 Circuit Following Their 2016 Crashes. Top road racers Ryan Farquhar, Ben Wilson and Nico Mawhinney have returned to the Vauxhall International North West 200 circuit were they were injured during the 2016 event. 40 year old Farquhar suffered a lacerated liver and was in Intensive Care … Read More

2017 International North West 200 Dates Announced

2017 Dates

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The start of the Superbike race during todays Vauxhall International North West 200.
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The 2017 International North West 200 will take place on 7th -13th May 2017. The week long festival on the spectacular Causeway coast will begin on Sunday May 7th and will include two days of practice on Tuesday 9th and Thursday 11th with racing on Thursday evening and Saturday 13th. This will be supplemented by a full programme of supporting … Read More

Alastair Seeley has become the most successful Vauxhall International North West 200 racer of all-time with a 16th win.

North West 200 Race Winners

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Alastair Seeley has become the most successful North West 200 racer of all-time when he won his 16th race at the Vauxhall sponsored event on Thursday evening. Seeley was the runaway winner of the opening Supersport race on the GearLink ZX600RR Kawasaki after breaking away from a huge battle that lasted until the final circuit. “As a boy everybody has … Read More

Vauxhall International North West 200 Update

North West 200 Update

Northwest 200 update

Update on the condition of riders injured at Thursday’s Vauxhall International North West 200. Newcomer Nico Mawhinney was airmeded to the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast following a crash during the Superbike practice session. Nico is in a stable condition and has been admitted to a ward. Dan Cooper and Ryan Farquhar were both injured in a crash during the Supertwins … Read More

Updated statement from Vauxhall International North West 200

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Northwest 200 update

Following on from an incident in last night’s Supertwin race at the International North West 200 involving team owner Ryan Farquhar, KMR Kawasaki have today (2.30pm) announced that they intend to compete in tomorrow’s Supertwin race as scheduled. Farquhar was leading Thursday evening’s race when he crashed at Dhu Varren on the third lap, later being taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital. The 40-year old had … Read More

Alastair Seeley On Pole In Three Classes After Thursday’s Vauxhall International North West 200 Qualifying

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Alastair Seeley topped all three of Thursday’s Superbike, Superstock and Supersport practice sessions to dominate final qualifying at the Vauxhall International North West 200 on Thursday. The ‘Wee Wizard’ will start from pole position in Saturday’s Superbike races after setting a time of 4.23.946 at 122.343mph on the Briggs BMW S1000RR. The 36 year old pipped Michael Dunlop (Hawk BMW) … Read More