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    Podiums At The BYN for Keenan and Kacey (Aug 18, 2014)

    Round 4 of the 2014 British Youth National series took place this past weekend at the Milton Malsor circuit near Northampton. The 'man-made' circuit with numerous jumps, but little in the way of natural elevation, proved to be difficult as a singular line formed that made passing extremely difficult and made a good start and clean first turn crucial. Riding once again where the two brothers of Keenan and Kacey Hird, Keenan on his big wheel TM 85 MX machine and younger brother Kacey on his small wheel TM 85 MX machine. It was a great weekend of results for the two boys and here is brief... read more


    Cornish Takes The Top Step - Home and Abroad (Aug 12, 2014)

    Picture: Lewis and his TM 450Fi SMX on their way to the overall win at Teesside in some terrible conditions. Norfolk based Elite supermoto racer, Lewis Cornish, has recently completed another long drive to Latvia to compete in the Baltic and Latvian Championships. The CRT racer took his TM UK bike to the top step of the podium following a dominant display in a packed field of top level international competitors. With the air temperature in the mid-30's Cornish soon set down his marker with a blistering qualifying lap that placed him in pole position for the two 25 minute races at... read more


    Archie Hicks and Liam Gale Go 1-2 At Upper Farliegh (Aug 11, 2014)

    TM UK's Archie Hicks was joined by Meredith MX customer rider Liam Gale this weekend at the AMCA meeting at Upper Farliegh where the TM pairing dominated proceedings. Riding their TM 85 MX machines (BW and SW respectively) the boys set the fastest times in qualifying, took all the hole-shots and Archie took the 3 race wins with Liam keeping him honest in hot pursuit. A great days action for the two lads and with some great comments being made about the bikes too as they headed off into the distance in every race. Well done to all involved. read more


    Podiums For Remes and Leok at EWC (Aug 5, 2014)

    At the Enduro World Championship in Lumezzane the bikes of the TM Racing Factory Team are all displayed in red and blue, the colours of the bikes TM machines form the seventies and eighties ,even the clothing of the riders is pure vintage style, as it was previously also in motocross at the GP of Maggiora. At Lumezzane, the home Grand Prix for the Italian manufacturer, the first day of competition was very satisfying and both our two riders have climbed on the podium. Eero Remes in the E1 class on his TM 250Fi ENes machine won the third step of the podium and with the same result, Aigar... read more


    Davies Takes The Title (Aug 4, 2014)

    Phew !...... What a weekend for TM riders at the last round of the GT Cup. Culham was the venue for the final round of the 2014 GT Cup ACU series and some heavy showers on Friday afternoon and during Saturday did make some hard work for all involved, but the glorious sunshine on Sunday certainly lifted everyone and made life that little bit easier to put an end to what has been an awesome series once again for the TM camp. With a mixture of 'Registered Riders' and 'Wildcard riders' running in the team there is only a limited number of 'overall' championship results for this series so... read more


    Samuele Bernadini and TM Racing 2014 EMX 300 Champions (Aug 4, 2014)

    Marco from TM Racing S.p.A, holds Samuele's championship winning plate. Samuele Bernadini did enough this past weekend at Lommel, Belgium, to earn himself the title of 2014 European 300cc Champion. After setting the fastest time on his TM 300 MX machine in the qualifying session Samuele went on to take a fine win in race one, race two was not so good however after a fall left him wth a lot of work to do and 6th place was all he could manage. No matter, a good third overall for the weekend was enough to give Samuele and TM Racing the crown after pretty much dominating the season from... read more


    MXGP Loket - Ricci Racing Report (Jul 30, 2014)

    World Championship Grand Prix - Czech Republic. The fourteenth GP of the season was raced on the track at Loket in the Czech Republic, the Ricci Racing team is wanting to continue forward with the improvement of results seen in the last races. The official practice saw Davide Guarneri in great shape, going on to set the third fastest time and everyone was looking for a good end result. In the qualifying heats David did not get a good start, this lost him several positions immediately, Guarneri with a good race pace ended in 12th position. The always injured, Tanel Leok, has... read more


    Great Weekend For TM Racing at The British Youth Nationals (Jul 28, 2014)

    Picture: TM UK's Nick Craigie finally gets to meet Keenan and Kacey Hird. With the sun beaming, the track looking as good as I have ever seen and a full compliment of 4 TM UK supported 85cc MX youth riders under the awning, it was going to be a hot, busy weekend for all involved, but the work paid off once again and the TM UK team left the circuit on a glorious Sunday afternoon with smiles all round. Round 3 of the British Youth Nationals was held at the Brookthorpe circuit in Gloucestershire this past weekend and the TM UK youth team riders of Archie Hicks, Callum Gasson and the... read more


    Josh Gotts Wins Under 23 Class Whilst Carl Brogden Takes The Expert Class Win (Jul 28, 2014)

    Rounds 9 and 10 of the 2014 British Sprint Enduro Championship took place this past weekend at the 'Black Dog Wood' circuit near Warminster and the TM UK supported Lasermaster TM Enduro Team riders of Josh Gotts and Carl Brogden were there to compete once again. 'Birthday Boy' Josh rode superbly to seal a fine overall victory in the hotly contested under 23 three class. Even more impressively Josh is riding a TM 144cc Enduro machine in the E2 class competing against 250cc 2-stroke machine and 350cc-450cc machinery and out performing them, a great testament to the excellent performance... read more


    Lewis Cornish Battles On (Jul 23, 2014)

    If guts and determination wins championships, then Lewis Cornish deserves to be 2014 British Supermotard champion already. Just getting over flu, and still with broken bones from the horrific crash only a few weeks ago, a top 10 for Lewis would had been nice just to salvage some 450 Elite points....................... Elite supermoto racer Lewis Cornish has had a torrid time of it recently. A fantastic couple of 450 Elite race wins saw him take his Italian built TM450 machine into the lead of the 2014 British 450cc Championship however things took a turn for the worse in the final 20... read more


    World Supermotard Championship Rd 5 (Jul 21, 2014)

    Chareyre has a bad day...................... The fifth Grand Prix of the season for the Supermoto World Championship which held on the tarmac of Castelletto, a venue that has not hosted a 'world' round for several years. Devon Vermeulen, the young rider European Championship rider who dominated this championship until injury forced him out, has not yet returned, the team is hopeful that he can participate in two events last season. Thomas Chareyre arrives at this race as championship leader, in qualifying Thomas could not find the right feeling with the track and was not... read more


    Aigar Leok Is Coming Back To Form (Jul 21, 2014)

    Fourth place overall and two special test wins, this is Aigar Leok's score achieved in Pederobba during the sixth round of the Assoluti D'italia, finally the return of the fast driver of last year!. The negative period seems to have passed and the happiness on the face of our rider has returned as has the speed and the timing. In addition to fourth place overall Aigar took second place in the 'Foreign' class against stiff competition. At Pederobba Eero Remes performance fluctuated during the competition, some specials with good times and others less good, he also committed some errors... read more


    Bernadini Dominates EMX 300 Class Once Again (Jul 17, 2014)

    Samuele Bernadini and the TM 300 MX once again dominate the 300 EMX class taking two wins from 2 starts. The track of Hyvinkaa, in Finland, plays to host the sixth round of the European 300cc 2t Champiosnhip and Samuele Bernadini and his TM Racing 300 MX macine start the weekend strongly. In the timed practice session, during Saturday's busy GP schedule, Samuele spends most of the time available learning the circuit, on the last available lap of the session he focuses on putting in his 'fast lap' and in doing so takes another fine pole position. The first race sees Samuele take the... read more


    Great Weekend For TM At The GT Cup (Jul 14, 2014)

    Picture Courtesy of Abbie Knight - Keenan Hird takes the top Step, Kacey Hird 3rd, Jim Davies 3rd overall (but not on podium due to points miscalculation at the time, oops!) It was a positive weekend for the TM team at the latest round of the 2014 ACU GT Cup held at Sherwood, Nottingham, with a brace of good results for many of the riders across numerous classes, the only downside were the injuries sustained by some team members over the weekend. With the sun shining, a full team assembled for action and with a great atmosphere in the team tent the mood was set for a great weekend of... read more


    Chareyre Wins Again at Supermotard World Championship (Jul 8, 2014)

    Victory for Thomas Chareyre! The fourth round of the Supermoto World Championship was held in Cremona, Italy, on a new track layout, with the asphalt section being very fast and the off-road section very technical. The TM Racing Team presents thmeselves at this event without Devon Vermeulen who obtained a broken arm during training, a terrible blow to the team that has now lost one of it's riders in a very important stage of the Championship as he was dominating his contended championship. Devon should be recovered as soon as possible but for now has lost the red plate as leader of... read more


    GP of Sweden - Bernadini Wins EMX 300 Class Yet Again (Jul 8, 2014)

    Samuele Bernadini once again showed the dominance of himself and his TM 300 MX machine at the GP of Sweden in the EMX 300 races, taking two wins from 2 starts Samuele took the overall victory and extended his championship lead even further. Bernadini looked comfortable on the re-vamped circuit of Udavella in Sweden and looked willing to play with his opponents in race two after already winning race one. With Maddi chasing Bernadini in race two and taking the lead Bernadini settled behind Maddi and watched, biding his time Bernadini turned it up in the final stages of the race and pounced... read more


    Ricci Racing Report MXGP of Sweden (Jul 7, 2014)

    The 12th round of the Motocross World Championship took place on the track of Udevalla in Sweden, the track was renovated in many places making it even more spectacular, especially running the opposite way around. For the Team of Ricci Racing it was a weekend full of satisfaction, partly due to the young Swiss driver Christopher Valente riding his TM 250, Christopher. after a long absence due to an injury. is trying to regain his best physical shape now. In qualifying race for the MXGP Davide Guarneri and Tanel Leok were going well. David, with a good race managing to always stay at... read more


    Enduro Rider Josh Gotts Goes To Patchquick (Jun 26, 2014)

    Lasermaster TM rider, Josh Gotts, turned his hand to MX last night at the annual Patchquick Trophy meeting in Devon. Josh set tongues wagging competing on his TM 144 Enduro machine complete with registration plate and tax disc!, however it did not all go to plan for Josh after some thrills and spills. Qualifying 2nd out of 75 riders in the Junior 'A' group Josh was all positive and look to be set for good evenings racing. After taking the hole-shot, in the 4 stroke infested field in race one, Josh soon settled into second place after getting passed early doors. A few laps in a small... read more


    Lewis Cornish Leads British Supermotard Championship (Jun 24, 2014)

    TM UK supported Supermotard rider, Lewis Cornish, showed true class at this weekends British Championship round going 1-1-2 on his TM 450Fi SMX machine, taking the overall win and the lead of the championship. Sadly for Lewis the day did not end as planned after he was airlifted to hospital following a nasty crash, Lewis is hoping to be fully fit in time for the next round after taking a bit of a battering in the tumble, bruising his lungs and damaging his shoulder. Well done Lewis, wishing you a speedy recovery mate. Well done to all involved. TM UK. read more


    Great Weekend for TM Racing at Tiverton (Jun 23, 2014)

    TM UK headed south to Devon this past weekend and attended the South Somerset MXC meeting at the recently re-vamped Tiverton circuit. With the sun blazing all weekend dust was a major factor and after having to cut Saturday short, some evening 'ripping' and watering kept the worst at bay during Sunday's race schedule. Competing at this event were the TM UK Youth riders of Archie Hick's and Callum Gasson, on TM 85 big wheel machinery, these two riders were joined by Meredith MX customer rider, Liam Gale, on a small wheel machine and also competing was Luke Williams, on a TM 125 MX machine... read more


    Great Result for the Lasermaster TM Team at the BSEC (Jun 23, 2014)

    Picture courtesy of Alison Hamilton. Cornish hot-shot, Josh Gotts, took his Lasermaster TM 144 machine to second overall at the BSEC held at Sheffield this past weekend going 2-2 over both days. Team-mate, Carl Brogden, took the win in the Expert E2 class going 1-1 over both days. Josh claimed the runner up spot both days in the Under 23 E2 class riding superbly on his TM 144EN 2-stroke machine against some much larger competition in the E2 class, with the victory going to Johnson on a 350cc 4-stroke Husqvarna/KTM. A great result for Josh, and on day two, a very close affair just... read more


    Samuele Bernadini Is The King Of Maggiora (Jun 19, 2014)

    The historic track of Maggiora hosts the Fourth round of the European 300 2t Championship, alongside the MXGP, and the public have filled the circuit making the Italian riders perform at their best. Samuele started strongly, in the time practice of Saturday he won the pole position with a good lap. The first race, run on Saturday, sees Samuele take the lead immediately, he pushes hard in the first laps getting faster and faster every lap, he crosses the finish line by a margin of 20 seconds over his closest rival Marco Maddii. Sunday morning and the track is quite wet from the rain... read more


    Chareyre and Vermuelen Continue To Hold Red Plates (Jun 18, 2014)

    The third round of the World Supermoto Championship took place on the circuit of Sosnova in the Czech Republic. In the SI qualifying sessionThomas Chareyre could not find the right feeling with the track and had to settle for third position on the grid, but still very very close to the pole position as the times were so tight. At the start of the first race Thomas' start was very strong and he immediately recovers one position, Chareyre has tried to attack Hermunen, also on TM, but failed to sink the shot, the track unfortunately does not offer much inspiration to pass and second... read more


    TM Racing Go Retro at GP of Italy ! (Jun 16, 2014)

    The Italian GP at Maggiora is a unique event and a great opportunity for the Ricci Racing team to pay homage to TM Racing by preparing special versions of the TM 450Fi MX machines of Davide Guarneri and Tanel Leok. These special machines featured red plastics, special graphics and for more visual impact a retro style riding kit colour was prepared for the riders. this all paying respect to TM Racing's owner Gastone Serafini, who was once himself a GP rider in the 1970's on the very first TM Racing machines,coincidentally riding number 39. like Guarneri does today. Saturday's qualifying... read more


    Remes Wins Again at Enduro World Championship (Jun 16, 2014)

    Eero Remes gives another victory of the day in the E1 class to the TM Racing Factory Team for the third time this season. After the home GP, raced last weekend in Finland, Eero Remes has repeated the great again this time in Sweden, after finishing second on day one on the second day of competition he brings home,for the third time, another well deserved victory. The success of Eero arrived thanks to the great stubbornness of Finnish rider who has won seven of the sixteen special test, demonstrating his state of optimal form and suggesting to everyone that in the next GP in Italy he will... read more


    Podium For Hird At The BYN (Jun 15, 2014)

    Round 2 of the 2014 British Youth Nationals Motocross Championship took place this weekend, at the Culham circuit in Oxfordshire, and Keenan and Kacey Hird were there to compete on their TM 85 MX machines, big wheel and small wheel classes respectively. After a massive downpour during Friday night the track was awash and rumours of cancelling Saturday's race schedule circulated around the paddock. However, with some course corrections and some work with the plant equipment qualifying finally got underway in the afternoon and it was all action from then on. In the small wheel class,... read more


    Remes and His TM 250Fi ENes Win Enduro World Championship Round in Finland (Jun 10, 2014)

    Last weekend the fourth round of the 2014 World Enduro Championship took place in the Scandinavian setting of Heinola, Finland. This was the home EWC round for TM Racing factory rider, Eero Remes, and with thanks to the support of the many fans, on the opening day, Eero and his TM Racing 250Fi ENes gave to the Pesarese manufacturer another win to add to the list. The Finnish rider rode a sublime race in the E1 class, winning four of the twelve special tests he climbed to the top step of the podium. The following day a confident Eero started away like a rocket, winning the first two... read more


    Pro National Festival at Weston Super Mare (Jun 9, 2014)

    Picture: The calm before the storm, Literally ! PHEW!.... what a weekend. With a massive thunderstorm in the early hours of Saturday morning causing untold havoc with the track it was touch and go as to whether Saturday's schedule of races would even run, however with a lot of hard work trackside the E22 team got things into action things eventually got underway much later than planned. With some huge downpours in between the glorious sunshine over both days it was extremely hard work on and off track to keep things rolling smoothly, nevertheless the TM riders and crew gave it their all... read more


    Scott Nationals Rd 4 (Jun 3, 2014)

    Round 4 of the 2014 Scott Nationals series took place at the Brampton circuit this past weekend and the TM riders of Alex Rach, on his TM 300MX 2-Stroke machine in the MX1 class, and Alex Butler on his TM 125 MX machine in the 125cc 2-stroke class, put on an excellent display once again of why the TM machinery they are riding are becoming such a talking point. In the first race of the MX1 class Alex Rach did not have it easy around the first corner, when fighting though the pack on the lap one he was involved in a big crash, this unfortunately causing some bent bars and forcing him to... read more


    GT Cup - Hilton Park (Jun 2, 2014)

    Picture courtesy of Momma.chubb@grainypics.com. Round 5 of the 2014 ACU backed GT Cup took place this past weekend at Hilton Park just north of Birmingham and what a weekend it was. The recently re-vamped track was a test of all abilities as the prepped flat sandy surface cut and chopped as the days racing unfolded making conditions hard for even the most seasoned MX rider. Once again the 125 regulars of Jim Davies, the current champion and 2014 series leader, Chubbie Hammond, who is really beginning to show some incredible pace, and Richy Roberts who once again pushes himself onward to... read more


    Ricci Racing Report - GP of France (Jun 2, 2014)

    The ninth event of the Grand Prix was raced on the French track of Saint Jean D'Angely, the circuit was revised at the bottom to make it even more spectacular. The qualifying heats saw Davide Guarneri as a protagonist, the driver from Brescia is very strong now,with betterfitness returning after injury, he is now able to run into higher positions in the standings. Davide finished in ninth place in Qualifying race. Tanel Leok, after scoring good times in the free trials failed to make a good start and could not do better than 17th place. At the start of the first race a rock broke the... read more


    Ricci Racing Report - GP of Great Britain (May 27, 2014)

    The Grand Prix of Great Britain was held at Matterly Basin, nr Winchester. In the first day of practice the bad weather made the track very heavy, making it even more difficult to deal with for the Ricci Racing Team riders . Christopher Valente is still absent for this event but his return to racing is close. Davide Guarneri has not entirely solved the problem with his back and this prevents him from running with confidence. Tanel Leok is beginning to show better form as he struggles with injury also. The qualification has seen Tanel Leok between the main championship... read more


    Italian Enduro Championship - Remes and the TM 250Fi EN Continues To Shine (May 27, 2014)

    So continues the positive period of with our rider Eero Remes and the TM 250Fi EN, this time in Fabriano on the occasion of the fourth and fifth round of the Assoluti d'Italia di Enduro, Eero has proved his fitness to be optimum. Third on Saturday in the 'Absolute' class and seventh on the day following, the Finn continues to give satisfaction to the TM Racing Factory Team and to all the workers from the factory in Pesaro. Eero ran two good races and in the special Cross Test and Extreme has managed to establish itself with a great time recording many best 'absolute' times. Aigar Leok... read more


    Bernadini and TM Racing Win EMX 300 at GP of Great Britian (May 26, 2014)

    Samuele Bernadini took the overall win in the EMX 300 class on his TM Racing 300cc 2-stroke machine ahead of British rider, Lewis Gregory, at the Grand Prix of Great Britain held this past weekend at the Matterly Basin Circuit near Winchester. With many commenting that the EMX races were some of the best to watch over the weekend the 300 class race did not dissapoint either as Bernadini and Gregory battled at the head of the field. Gregory took the win in race one by a mere 3 second advantage after Bernadini made a mistake with a few laps to go, whilst in race two the pair battled with... read more


    Josh Gotts Takes To The Podium at BSEC (May 26, 2014)

    Picture: courtesy of Garry Barnes. Cornish Hot-Shot, Josh Gotts, took a well deserved third place overall in the Under 23 Class at the BSEC this past weekend held at Chavenage Farm. Josh and his Lasermaster TM 144EN machine battled throughout the weekend against some much bigger capacity competition and in some horrendous conditions proving once again the capabilities of the incredible little TM 2-Stroke machine. Josh steered through the mire and set some amazing times on the 'little' bike in the conditions earning himself a great third place finish. Well done Josh. read more


    Chareyre Takes Win at Italian Supermotard Championship Rd 3 (May 26, 2014)

    Italian Supermoto Championship, 2014, Ottobiano. The third race of the Italian Supermoto Championship was held at the Ottabiano circuit, the track with a new off-road stection made ​​the track very technical. In the S1Pro class qualifying Thomas Chareyre proved his supremacy going to score a great pole position, the Frenchman has adapted well to the new layout of the track demonstrating once again great pairing of Thomas and his TM 450Fi SMX machine. The start of the first race is perfection for Thomas who immediately takes command at the front, with an incredible pace Thomas... read more


    The TM 85 Boys Turn Heads at Brookthorpe (May 19, 2014)

    Picture: Kacey Hird flying high at Brookthorpe. This past weekend saw all 4 of the TM UK supported 85 riders take the the track at Brookthorpe for the Severn Valley two day meeting. With glorious sunshine all weekend the track was hard and challenging for all the riders, even after some grading and heavy watering on both nights previous to the two days racing, the track soon baked in the burning sun and made for some thrills and spills. Focusing on the TM 85cc riders this weekend of Callum Gasson, Archie Hicks and the brothers, Keenan and Kacey Hird, it was all action on both days and... read more


    Chareyre and Vermuelen Win at Supermotard World Championship in Romania (May 19, 2014)

    The second round of the Supermoto World Championship was held in the beautiful scenery of Arad in Romania, a great track with a very technical off-road section, unfortunately due to the weather the organizers were forced to close the excellent off-road section. Thomas Chareyre and Devon Vermeulen arrive at this event both carrying the red plates as series leaders, with the goal of increasing their advantage over their opponents. In the S1 class Thomas Chareyre fails to win the pole position for a few tenths, settling for second on the grid. At the start of the first raceThomas... read more


    Bernadini Continues to Lead EMX 300cc 2-stroke Championship (May 15, 2014)

    The second round of the European 300 2-Stroke Championship was run in Talavera De La Reina, and the Spanish sun accompanied us at the historic track for all of the race weekend, peaking at 36'c. Saturday looked to start good for Samuele, immediately taking the pole position in a timed practice session, but the race was different. Samuele started in front of all other riders but in the first lap he make a mistake, falling from his machine on the landing of the jump Samuele gave his competitors an easy route to the front. However he fights back, he takes third place and quickly moves in... read more


    AMCA Championship Round 1 (May 13, 2014)

    The first round of the AMCA Championship took place this past weekend at Nympsfield and the Wulfsport / Rock Oil team supported by TM UK were there to compete in the MX2 class. Lewis King rode superbly on his TM 144cc 2-Stroke machine in the 250 4-stroke dominated class to end his day with a 4/8/3 scorecard and 4th overall on the day, this leaves Lewis currently sitting in 4th place in the overall championship standings as expected after round 1. Ryan Pottenger, who has just returned from a horrendous arm injury, is still finding his feet and ended his day with a 27/31/DNS scorecard,... read more


    Eero Remes and the TM 250Fi ENes Take World Championship Victory (May 13, 2014)

    The TM Racing Factory Team is pleased to announce that its rider Eero Remes, during the Enduro World Championship round held in Kastoria, Greece, has taken his first overall day victory riding his TM Racing250 Fi ENes machine. This success, conquered by the Finnish rider with tremendous tenacity and determination, will enter in the history books at the factory of TM Racing in Pesaro because it is the first world victory of the 250 four-stroke engine. Congratulations Eero but also to the whole team because all are working very well and very hard. On the Sunday the Finn started in the E1... read more


    Weekend MX Round Up - GT CUP - Mx Nationals - Scott Nationals (May 5, 2014)

    Kacey Hird takes to the podium in the small wheel 85cc class at the MX Nationals. Round for of the popular GT Cup took place at Landrake this past weekend and with a mixture of sun, cloud, breeziness and a little shower on Friday night it made for some changeable attire and a changing track that proved to be extremely fast and very challenging to make ground on your opponents. In the 125cc class the reigning champion, Jim Davies, was yet again 'Mr Consistent' and took a brace of 3rd place finishes to end the weekend 3rd overall. With some much needed amazing starts Jim rode... read more


    Josh Gotts - British Enduro Championship (May 5, 2014)

    Josh sits aboard his TM 144 EN machine preparing for the off. Picture courtesy of Alison Hamilton. Cornish hot-shot, Josh Gotts, piloted his Lasermaster / TM UK 144cc TM EN machine to two excellent 'day' results this weekend at the British Enduro Championship. Riding the 144cc TM machine in the E2 class against much larger machines Josh battled hard both days and for his efforts gave himself 9th overall on day one, 4th in class, and after a big crash on day two at high speed, he recovered to end the day in 11th overall with 6th in class we believe. Well done to Josh and the... read more


    Dondi Dominates 300cc Class (Apr 29, 2014)

    The second round of the Italian Supermoto Championship was staged on the circuit of Lissone village in the province of Monza. The TM Racing team presented at this event their rider, Marco Dondi, and his TM 300 2t SMX, these new 300cc categories and the required motorcycles is something that TM Racing is focusing a lot of research into back at the factory in Pesaro. After the excellent result of Pomposa it was soon time to see if Marco could replicate these results. In timed qualifying on Saturday Marco managed to find the right feeling with the track getting a good set-up, Dondi has... read more


    Youth - Weekend Round Up (Apr 27, 2014)

    Archie Hicks displays his trophy and his 2014 TM 85 MX machine, Unparellelled indeed ! TM UK Youth Rider, Archie 'The Hurrciane' Hicks, showed his class today at the AMCA meeting as St Catherine's, in some proper wet and sloppy conditions young Archie and his TM 85 MX Big Wheel machine powered themselves on to take three holeshots and 3 convincing wins, even after some spills. Well done Archie and well done Dad. Meanwhile at a South Tees event, TM UK / Craig's Motorcycles supported TM youth rider, Kacey Hird, took a clean sweep of 3 wins on his TM 85 MX small wheel machine. Elder... read more


    Keenan and Kacey Hird - MX Nationals (Apr 26, 2014)

    Picture: Keenan ready for action. The young brothers, Keenan and Kacey Hird visited Fatcats Moto Park once more this past weekend for round 2 of the MX National series. Piloting their Craig's Motorcycles supported TM 85 MX machines, Keenan in the big wheel class and younger brother Kacey in the small wheel class, it proved to be a mixed weekend of results for the two boys with the actual final results not justifying the pace and ability these two super-quick lads have. With some great finishing positions and some great times Keenan's overall result was hampered by a fall in the... read more


    Bernadini Smokes Em ! (Apr 23, 2014)

    Samuele Bernardini and TM Racing dominate at the first round of the EMX300 Championship at the MXGP in Bulgaria. Bernadini piloted his TM Racing 300MX machine to two fine victories, winning both races and taking the maximum 50 points available ahead of the field of KTM's and big-bore Yamaha's. read more


    Chareyre and Vermeulen Win In France (Apr 22, 2014)

    This round opens the 2014 world championship season on the track at Rivesaltes in France, a very fast circuit which has enhances the features of the TM 450Fi SMX. Alongside Thomas Chareyre the new signing of the team. the young Devon Vermeulen who will take part in the European Championship. In the qualification session of the S1 class Thomas Chareyre immediately showed all his strength setting an amazing time taking home the pole position. The first race dominated by Thomas, the two-time world champion made the perfect race, making no mistakes and running an incredible pace,none... read more


    GT Cup Warmingham - Davies Extends Championship Lead (Apr 21, 2014)

    Picture: The calm before the storm!. This bank holiday weekend saw the TM UK team head off to Cheshire and visit the Warmingham circuit just outside of Sandbach. Clear skies greeted the team on arrival on Friday and watering was definitely on the cards that evening, with a patchy, difficult circuit to negotiate that went from blue-groove, to deep ruts and then to damper, heavier, boggy sections, and some rain thrown in on Sunday morning, it proved to be a challenging weekend for all the riders with many taking tumbles along the way. Running under the TM UK awning this weekend was... read more


    Lewis Cornish Off To A Flying Start (Apr 17, 2014)

    Lydd International Raceway in Kent hosted the opening round of the 2014 British Supermoto Championships and Norfolk racer Lewis Cornish had a dream start to his season by taking the overall win and the top step of the 450 Elite podium. Lewis, on a new bike in a new team, was involved with heated battles all weekend with a packed grid of racers to take victory. He also showed his skill and outright speed by bettering his Saturday's second placed qualifying time by taking his CRT TM450 machine to a blistering pole position on Sunday. This opening round success came off the back of some... read more


    Two Podiums For Remes - One for Herrera at EWC (Apr 15, 2014)

    The TM Racing Factory Team celebrates in Portugal with a double podium for the rider, Eero Remes in E1, and the first podium of this season for Benjamin Herrera in Youth Cup. Positive was the Portuguese event for the TM Racing Factory Team, first we have the two splendid second place finishes for Eero Remes, in the first day of competition Eero has really tried, suffered and earned that second place. Also on Sunday, Eero has shown good pace, he started strong in the first round and has recorded two seconds and a first fastest time in the tests, good times in many other Special Test and... read more


    Guarneri Takes Top Ten In Italy (Apr 15, 2014)

    The GP of Trentino in Arco di Trento, is the first European race of the 2014 World Championship and Ricci Racing Team lines up its riders with the aim of continuing the good job done in the previous rounds. Davide Guarneri had a great qualifying race, after an excellent start he entered the top ten and finished 7th, Tanel Leok finished 15th thanks to a very consistent race. On Sunday in the first race Davide Guarneri was brilliant, he started very well and maintained an extraordinary pace during all the race finishing 9th, unfortunately Tanel Leok was forced to abandon because of a... read more


    Davies Makes it a Hatrick At Scott Nationals - Weekend Round Up (Apr 14, 2014)

    Picutre: Callum Gasson (Left) and Archie Hicks (Right) prepare for action at Landrake. TM UK's Jim Davies piloted his TM 125 MX machine to three straight wins in the 125cc class at the second round of the popular Scott National Series held at Condover yesterday. Backing this awesome result up was fellow TM 125 rider, Dual-Sport's Alex Butler, who kept the pressure on Jim and bagged himself three solid second place finishes. As if this was not already a good result for the Italian marque, MXS supported rider Ashley Harland ended his day on his TM 125 with a 7-3-4 scorecard to take 4th... read more


    Victory For Chareyre at Italian Supermotard Championship (Apr 2, 2014)

    The season begins on the Supermoto track Pomposa, for the first round of the Italian Supermotard Championship, and the TM Factory team presents itself at this first appointment with Thomas Chareyre riding the new 450, whilst Marco Dondi rides the 300 2 stroke. Devon Vermeulen has not taken part in this race as he continues training in view of the start of the European Championship. In qualifying Thomas set a very good time to take pole position, showing that the new bike is already at the level of the 2013 model and beyond. At the start of race 1 Thomas hesitates and makes work for... read more


    Top Spot For Damaged Davies (Mar 31, 2014)

    Round 2 of the 2014 GT Cup took place this past weekend at the sandy circuit of Wilden Lane, Near Kidderminster, and once again the TM UK Team was there to compete in both the 125cc class and the 85cc class. Full results will be available later today on the GT Cup website (http://mx-gtcup.co.uk/calendar/) but here is a brief run-down of the weekends action for the TM UK team. In the 125cc class TM UK's Jim Davies took his 125 to another overall victory with 5 solid rides, after only having surgery on a badly damaged finger two weeks ago a 'tender' Jim (after I removed the stitches... read more


    Solid Start at BSEC For Lasermaster TM Enduro Team (Mar 24, 2014)

    Picture courtesy of Alison Hamilton. Round 1 of the 2014 British Sprint Enduro Championship took place this past weekend at the legendary Canada Heights motocross facility and the Lasermaster TM Enduro Team were to come away with a brace of fantastic results. With the addition of some of the surrounding areas and woodlands blended into the motocross circuit a lap of around 6 minutes in timed length was achieved and created a spectacular lap for both the riders and the viewers alike. In the Expert class, Carl Brogden on his TM 250cc 2-Stroke machine powered his way to two straight... read more


    TM Youth Rider Round Up - Domestic Championships (Mar 24, 2014)

    This weekend saw the TM UK supported riders in action once again and at the first round of the newly formed MX Nationals Championship, held at Culham Moto Park, it was the debut outing for Keenan and Kacey Hird on their Craigs Motorcycles supported TM 85cc big wheel and small wheel machines respectively. In the big wheel group Keenan took his first race of the season by the scruff of the neck and went from hole-shot to chequered flag to take a convincing win, with a pair of 4th place finishes and then finally a 9th in the last moto after some setbacks Keenan ended the weekend with 5th... read more


    Hot-Shot Gotts (Mar 14, 2014)

    A big congratulations to Cornish hot-shot, Josh Gotts, who after moving up to the British Enduro 'Championship Class' this season left a few mouths open at the weekend taking his 2014 TM 144EN machine to 7th in class and 13th overall on day one, and 5th in class and 10th overall on day two at last weekends BEC first round in the E2 class, yes... E2 class, a 144cc machine against the 250cc 2 strokes and 450cc 4 strokes. Awesome result Bert, well done to all in the Lasermaster / Electraction TM UK Enduro team. Picture courtesy of Enduro News. read more


    Davies Does it Damaged (Mar 10, 2014)

    Round 1 of the 2014 GT Cup took place this past weekend at the Mildenhall Circuit near Bury St Edmunds, with a rather 'fresh' start to both days racing the superb sunshine on Sunday topped off an incredible weekends action on the sandy, and in places, power sapping, deep track. Whilst we are still waiting for the complete results list here is a brief summary of the weekend for the TM UK team. Once again TM UK's Jim Davies came out blazing and after setting the fastest time in qualifying went on to take the first win of the season on his 2014 TM 125cc machine. Jim backed this up win... read more


    Ricci Racing MX GP Thailand (Mar 10, 2014)

    A great weekend for Ricci Racing Team and Davide Guarneri in the second round of the MX World Championship on the track of Si Racha in Thailand. The hot weather tired out the riders but thanks to Guarneri's, Leok's and Valente's great physical conditions it did not represent as big problem as for others. Davide Guarneri found immediately the right feeling with the circuit and in the Qualifying Race thanks to a great pace he succeeded in finishing 9th, while Tanel Leok didn't find the right setting but he fought until the end finishing 18th. On Sunday the first MX1 race, Guarneri... read more


    Italian Enduro Championship Round 1 (Mar 10, 2014)

    To one month from  the first round of the World Championship of Enduro that will run in Spain, the Enduro Circus has warmed the motors last weekend in Liguria, more precisely in Alassio in the province of Savona for the first stage of the Assoluti d'Italia di  Enduro. The race was not easy, the ground of the Special test and in the Extreme line were particularly inaccessible due to heavy rains seen before the race, and the biggest difficulty was the Cross Test, which was along the beach of Alassio, was to find the speed and ideal driving line to be able to obtain a good time, not... read more


    Italian International Round 3 Montevarchi (Feb 17, 2014)

    Today the third and final round of the Italian Series took place at Montevarchi and this weekend gave again a satisfactory set of results for Ricci Racing Team. In the 125 class Lorenzo Ravera won the title thanks to a great performance. In the first race he obtained a wonderful victory and in the second race he rode well finishing 4th, winning the overall race. Morgan Lesiardo finished 11th. In the 300cc 2-Stroke class, Samuele Bernardini obtained his 3rd victory from 3 rounds, winning the title. In MX2 Christopher Valente improved his performance, riding well he finished 17th,... read more


    Italian International - Round 2 (Feb 12, 2014)

    The second round of the Italian Series took place in the wonderful Noto Circuit in Sicily, with more than 10,000 spectators lining the track the atmosphere was electric and the Ricci Racing Team had a great day. In the 125 class, Lorenzo Ravera and Morgan Lesiardo were some of the protagonists and they would have obtained great results but for little problems they had during the first manche after collisions. Morgan Lesiardo obtained a great overall 3rd place thanks to a great second race. Samuele Bernardini succeeded in winning the 300 class, thanks to a consistent race he conquered... read more


    Great First Outing For The Ricci TM Racing Team at RD1 of Italian International (Feb 4, 2014)

    The 2014 season started this past weekend with the first Italian International race at Riola Sardo in Sardinia, the sandy track was a great test for the Ricci TM Racing Team and the rider who competed. In MX1, Davide Guarneri on his TM 450Fi, In MX2, Christopher Valente on his TM 250Fi, in the newly formed 300cc 2t class was Samuele Bernadini on his TM 300 MX and in the 125cc class were Morgan Lesiardo and Lorenzo Ravera. In the 125cc class both riders stayed with the leading group, heading the field at times, in race 2 Ravera conquered a great 3rd place on his debut outing and took... read more


    TM UK Says Farewell To Carl Tiley (Jan 20, 2014)

    Long standing TM rider, brand promoter and huge fan of the Italian marque, Carl Tiley of CTR Events, has recently had to look to his future and after a long, difficult and emotional few weeks has made the decision alongside TM UK to move on to pastures new. With the future of CTR Events taking priority, Carl wanting to forge forward with his training schools in his native home of Wales, and with days of Carl himself competing in events numbered, it has been decided by all parties that Carl is better to focus on his business and the future of it. All parties have decided together that Carl's... read more


    Lasermaster TM Enduro Team (Nov 23, 2013)

    Picture: Josh In action on his TM 125cc machine. TM UK is pleased to announce that it will be supporting the Lasermaster TM Enduro Team in 2014. Lasermaster, the industrial laser cutting company based in Cornwall and owned by John Gotts, father of long-time TM rider Josh Gotts, will be running the team for the 2014 season. Working from their HQ in Redruth, with support from TM UK, the Lasermaster team will be contesting the British Enduro Championship, the British Sprint Championship and selected South West rounds, where Josh Gotts has just be crowned the 2013 Champion. For 2014... read more


    Tanel Leok and Davide Guaneri Head The 2014 Ricci Racing TM Team (Nov 11, 2013)

    Ricci Racing are pleased to announce the official TM Ricci Racing team for the 2014 season. After earlier confirmation that Tanel Leok had already re-signed for 2014 team manager, Llario Ricci, adds another rider to the MX1 campaign. This latest signing to the team is Italian rider, David Guarneri. David will compete alongside Tanel in the MX1 class on the TM 450Fi MX machine. Davide Guarneri.... "It is a great honour for me to wear the shirt of TM Racing, and also back to my first official career team ride, a combination of everything that makes me Italian 'orgolioso'. The bike I... read more


    Changes For The TM UK Motocross Team For 2014 (Nov 4, 2013)

    TM UK is pleased to announce it's plans in preparation for the 2014 racing season which will see some changes to it's current schedule of events. TM UK had decided that it's own racing effort will be more focused around it's customer base for 2014 and therefore will be attending the Red Bull series, as we have for many years, and will also commit to every round of the GT Cup, due to date clashes in 2013 this could not be achieved. This not only allows TM UK to compete once more in these events with full TM UK support for our own team riders, but also gives us the opportunity to be able... read more


    TM Racing - 2014 Rally Bike (Nov 4, 2013)

    After the huge success of the TM 450 DX in the hands of Alez Zanotti in 2013, who took the TM Machine to the title of Baja World Champion, TM have produced a new model for 2014, the TM DKR, based around the 450 Enduro machine this incredible looking, heavily modified desert racer, will be available to order shortly. Price t.b.c. read more


    Nick and Gordon Finish The Merzouga Rallye Maroc. (Oct 28, 2013)

    Irish rider Gordon Clarke, aboard a TM 450 EN kitted to full rallye specification, acquitted himself brilliantly to finish a fine 16th overall at the Merzouga Rallye which finished yesterday at Erfurt in South Morocco. Completely unacquainted with the rallye discipline Gordon showed he has the speed, fitness and intelligence to run with the best, in what proved to be a very difficult and technical Rallye. Producing a 6th place finish in Mondays 5km prologue, he then backed it up with a 23rd on the first stage, 24th on Tuesday, 23rd on Wednesday and a very impressive 16th on Thursday,... read more


    Josh Gotts 2013 Champion (Oct 14, 2013)

    Picture courtesy of: Alex Law. Cornish Youngster, Josh Gotts, has finally wrapped up his 2013 campaign and has earned himself the title of South-West Enduro Champion. Josh has put together an excellent season of results on his ever trusty TM 125 EN machine and the pairing have been at the forefront all year to take the 2013 crown. Congratulations and well done to Josh and the Gotts family for all their hard work. read more


    Farleigh Fun (Oct 8, 2013)

    The last round of the 2013 British Motocross Championship took place this past weekend at the legendary Farleigh Castle circuit in Wiltshire and TM UK's 2013 ACU GT Cup 125cc Champion, Jim Davies, upped the machinery size and gave it his all in the MX1 Class. After a 2 year absence from the 'Maxxis' Jim was in uncharted territory, but never phased, the 125cc Champion upped the game and took the fight to the big boys. Riding a bog-stock 300cc two-stroke TM machine Jim stuck it in with the best of British on their heavily modified 450cc 4-stroke machines and came away with points for his... read more


    TM Racing Machinery Takes Hermumen to World Title with Chareyre Runner-Up (Sep 24, 2013)

    The last round of the World Supermoto Championship of 2013 took place on the circuit of Perpignan in the south of France, a very fast circuit that was exploited well by the features of the TM 450Fi SMX. In qualifying Thomas Chareyre achieved a great second fastest time, Thierry Van Den Bosch is still not yet at his best physically, the ex multi-time World Champion will undergo tests later this week with a specialized structure to support and increase his strength in the injured area, Thierry finished in fifth place. At the start of the first race Thomas starts well and after a few... read more


    Red Bull Pro Nationals End of Season (Sep 23, 2013)

    Picture courtesy of e22. Well.... that's all folks, another season of the Red Bull Pro National Championship done and dusted. The Culham circuit near Abingdon, Oxfordshire, played host to the final round of the 2013 series this past weekend and the track, which ran in reverse to the usual rotation we are used to, threw up some big challenges for the riders as its surface became as rough and tough as we'd have seen this season. The TM UK Team were in force once again in the Open and 125cc two-Stroke classes with the recently crowned, British 2-Stroke GT Cup 125cc Champion, Jim Davies,... read more


    Supermotard World Championship Sicily (Sep 16, 2013)

    The penultimate round of the 2013 season was raced on the track of Triscina in Sicily, a track with a very challenging road surface, on that proved to be incredibly slippery and caused problems with the riders. The TM Racing team is presented in this race with the goal of trying to make up ground in the standings for the championship. In qualifying Thomas Chareyre was struggling to find the right feeling with the track and had to settle for third place on the grid, not wanting to force a crash. Thierry Van Den Bosch, who has not yet managed to solve his physical problems, suffered... read more


    TM On The Podium at The EWC of France (Sep 12, 2013)

    Leok and Herrara obtain World Championship podium placings. Regardless of the rain and various complications, the French GP, raced in Sant Flour, last weekend was profitable for those at TM. Then Sant Flour GP put an end to the long World Championship of Enduro, started in March with the double transfer of Chile and Argentina and the targets set out by the team have been met. Aigar Leok had to re-confirm the podium position, third position last year, and this year he did better, conquering the title of vice champion in the E3. Here in France ha gave a demonstration of strength... read more


    TM Racing and Eero Remes Win Title at Absolute of Italy (Sep 5, 2013)

    In Cassano Magnago, in the province of Varese, Italy, the conclusion of the Italian Championship has been completed and the TM Racing Factory Team celebrated the title, conquered by Eero Remes in the 'Foreigners' GP class. The racing weekend of the last leg of the Italian Absolute of Italy Enduro started on Saturday evening with the prologue, for the first time in Italy, the night time Special Trials took place. Typical of the world race, our two pilots raced without committing grave mistakes. The Foreigner's class opened the stages and had to take into account a freshly watered... read more


    TM Racing 2014 Models (Sep 3, 2013)

    We are pleased to announce the TM Racing range for 2014 and here is a brief rundown highlighting some of the changes to models in the range. Once again TM Racing will be producing a full range of Motocross, Enduro, Supermotard Racing and Supermotard Street variants all available with a choice of different capacity 2-Stroke and 4-Stroke engines. 85cc MX Jnr. The 'all new for 2013' 85cc MX machine has taken the world by storm and this absolutely stunning looking bike with its unmatched high specification of standard production components and performance only receives minor updates for... read more


    Red Bull Pro Nationals Hawkstone (Sep 2, 2013)

    Callum Gasson on his Red Bull 85cc Big Wheel Class debut ride takes the hole-shot. Picture courtesy of Mike Gurney. The penultimate round of the 2013 Red Bull Pro National series took place this past weekend at the legendary Hawkstone Park circuit in Shropshire and once again the TM team were there in force to compete in various classes over the weekend. With good weather forecast it was all set to be a dry weekend but as the riders knew the sandy track would take no prisoners no matter what the heavens did and, sure enough, it soon became a real tough challenge to navigate pushing the... read more


    Ricci Racing Report British GP (Aug 26, 2013)

    The 16th round of the Motocross World Championship has taken place on the English track of Matterley Basin, a wonderful location that also hosted the Motocross Festival with competitions from the 65cc class right through to the to the MX1 class, this 'festival' gave everyone there an incredible few days of action on the circuit and despite some bad weather it did little to spoil the enjoyment. In MX2, Ivo Monticelli and Samuele Bernardini did not succeed in improving their performances over the last GPs, Bernardini crashed during the Qualifying Race and he didn't race on Sunday... read more


    Davies Takes The Crown In Style (Aug 18, 2013)

    The final round of the 2013 ACU GT Cup took place at Culham this weekend and TM UK's, Jim Davies, put on yet another master-class in 125cc racing taking his TM machine to 5 victories from 5 starts and taking the crown as the 2013 125cc Champion. A massive 'well done' to Jim who thoroughly deserved to take the crown this year with a pretty much faultless season, incredible pace and commitment to his racing and finally, for being a gentleman of the sport who has quite rightly earned himself much admiration in the paddock from both the organisers and the competition alike, top man. Joining... read more


    Team GB Lift The Nations Trophy (Aug 11, 2013)

    Team GB dominated proceedings at the 2013 TM 'Race of Nations' event held at Washbrook Farm yesterday. The annual TM 'Race Festival' took a trip over the channel this year and after the two previous incredible events, at Axel in Holland in 2012 and Genk, in Belgium in 2011 it was the UK's turn to host this now legendary TM Racing event. With the 'Nations' class consisting of three-man teams from all over Europe, the Hobby class, the 85cc class and the 'Historic' class, with its 1996 and older machinery, it was an awesome day of racing with TM machinery of all ages, engine type and... read more


    Ricci Racing Report MX GP Loket (Aug 6, 2013)

    The 14th GP of this season has taken place in Loket, Czech Republic. In addition to Tanel Leok in MX1 and Ivo Monticelli in MX2, Samuele Bernardini came back after into MX2 after a long absence and the two young riders, Zonta and Ravera raced in 125 European Championship. In MX2 Ivo Monticelli obtained a great 7th place in the Pre Qualifying session, but in the Qualifying Race he crashed and was forced to abandon after damaging hisd machine, while Samuele Bernardini finished 25th on his debut return. In the first race Ivo had a good one, working form a bad first turn he caught up some... read more


    Highs and Lows at the Heights (Aug 5, 2013)

    Round 5 of the Red Bull Pro National series took place this weekend at the Canada Heights circuit adjacent to the legendary Brands Hatch Motor Racing venue, just of the M25 South of Dartford. The TM UK team were in attendance once again and it proved to be a mixed weekend for many of the TM riders with a spate of crashes and calamities on the hard, rough and not very enjoyable to ride track. With the bad weather that affected some parts of the country missing the venue it was warm and dry both days, even overnight watering did little to the baked surfaces of the circuit, albeit a bit... read more


    Ricci Racing Report MX GP Germany (Jul 31, 2013)

    The 13th round of the 2013 season took place on the fantastic Euro-speedway circuit of Lausitzring, the very technical track and the incredibly hot weather gave all the riders a hard time. During the break the Ricci Racing Team kept on working hard to improve results but it has been difficult with rider illness only adding to the complications. Ivo Monticelli wasn't at his physical top form, In the MX2 Qualifying Race Ivo had a good start but at the first bend he lost some positions, recovering then until the 19th place. Unfortunately, on Sunday, in both races Ivo tried to push as much as... read more


    Davies Dominates Championship (Jul 30, 2013)

    Mr Davies' dominating 2013 TM Racing 125 MX machine. - Picture courtesy of Andrew Waghorne. TM UK's Jim Davies continues to dominate proceedings at the 2013 ACU backed GT Cup 125cc Championship. Jim took his TM 125cc machine to another overall victory at last weekends round which was held at the recently revamped Sherwood Forest circuit in Nottingham. Jim set a blistering lap time in Saturday mornings qualifier to put himself into pole position and set himself up for a good weekend of racing in the highly competitive 125cc class. Taking a first race win followed by a 2nd place during... read more


    Podium For Chareyre at Italian International Supermoto Championship (Jul 23, 2013)

    The fourth round of the Italian International was held at the Circuit of Pomposa tihs past weekend, this event was marked by the scorching heat that put much strain on the physical condition of the riders. In qualifying TM Racing's Thomas Chareyre, who is currently waiting to undergo surgery on his right hand, posted the third fastest time. Thierry Van Den Bosch, due to personal commitments, could not compete in the free practice test on Friday finished in fifth place in Saturday's qualifier. In the first race Thomas started well taking second place entering the first corner, with... read more


    Red Bull Pro Nationals Whitby (Jul 22, 2013)

    Picture courtest of Red Bull Pro Nationals - Jim Davies (444) sticks the 125 into the thick of the Open class action, purple pipe coming along nicely !. Round 4 of the ever popular Red Bull Pro Nationals Series took place this past weekend at the well known Skelder Bank venue overlooking the picturesque fishing village of Whitby on the east coast. The technically challenging, jumpy track took no prisoners this weekend and with a mix of sun, rain, dust and sadly some nasty spills, it certainly made for some exciting action for the crowds who swarmed around the circuits numerous viewing... read more


    TM Re-Sign Leok and Remes For 2014 (Jul 19, 2013)

    The riders market is starting to move in a noticeable way, especially after the last round of the Enduro World Championship, which took place in Greece. Teams and riders are all agitated, the riders in search of a good accommodation for the next season and the Teams searching for riders that can better the results obtained up till now. As is now known with the official 'factory' TM Racing Teams the aim is on continuity, they like to have a stable working relationship to build on and this philosophy is paying off, from year to year the improvements can be seen. This has also been... read more


    Motocross GP Finland (Jul 17, 2013)

    The 11th GP of the 2013 season took place in Finland this past weekend. The Ricci Racing Team wants to improve on it's previous performances where injury and accident have plagued them. In the MX2 class Ivo Monticelli showed his talent in the Qualifying race where he finished 10th. On Sunday, in the first race, Ivo reconfirmed his great performance and he rode very well finishing 13th. Unfortunately in the second race, after a great start, a rider crashed in the first turn and Ivo was not able to avoid his opponents machine, so he had a very bad crash too. Ivo tried to keep on riding... read more


    Chareyre Takes Win At Supermotard GP (Jul 17, 2013)

    Victory ! The fifth round of the Supermoto World Championship was held on the track of Latina, this round of the Championship was to take place at night but due to poor lighting could not be run safely and the race program took place in a single day. In qualifying Thomas Chareyre has got an excellent second place, with Thierry Van den Bosch close to the front row in fourth position. In Race 1 Thomas started pushing immediately and was strong in the wake of fellow TM rider Hermunen, Chareyre managed on two occasions to take the lead, but made two small mistakes cost him the lead... read more


    Remes On Podium (Jul 10, 2013)

    San Giacomo in Roburent, where the penultimate round of the Absolute of Italy of Enduro took place. The track was prepared by MotoClub Off-Road 2000 and their preparation was as good if not better than that of the World Championship, three Special Tests of high leve,l including the Cross Test, which in appearance seemed easy, but on the contrary was not, bit by bit as the pilots passed, it became alive as the surface was opened up. The tests were long, completed in around ten minutes, were somewhat fast while spectacular. The Extreme Test, nearly all of it uphill and with a series of... read more


    Motocross GP of Latvia (Jul 8, 2013)

    The 11th GP of the 2013 season has took place on the sandy track of Kegums, in Latvia. On Saturday in the Pre-qualifying practices MX2 rider, Ivo Monticelli,obtained very good time finishing 12th. In the Qualifying Race Ivo had a good start but he was forced to abandon because of technical problems after a crash. On Sunday in the first MX2 race, Monticelli did not have a good start, but thanks to a consistent pace he succeeded in recovering many positions finishing 15th. In the second race Ivo had a great start and he entered the top ten, but in the second lap he stalled the machine in... read more


    Tanel Leok Back Wtih TM (Jul 1, 2013)

    The Grand Prix of Sweden, the 10th round of the 2013 MX World Championship took this past weekend. Tanel Leok coming back to TM in order to replace Shaun Simpson is the real news of this report, after having terminated the contract with the Scottish rider only last week TM / Ricci Racing team and Tanel Leok agreed a deal and decided to finish the 2013 season. With little time to prepare the team and Leok worked hard in order to find the best feeling and the best settings for the bike. The track was very hard, especially during the Qualifying Race, where the mud and a poor selection of... read more


    Podium Again For Chareyre At World Supermotard Championship (Jul 1, 2013)

    Thomas Chareyre is arrived the Estonian round of the 2013 World Supermotard Championship in less than perfect physical condition, the French rider suffered a broken hand in the previous race at Sosnova and is still recovering, however Thomas will try to limit the damage to not lose too many points in the standings. In qualifying Thomas can not do better than fourth place, Thierry Van den Bosch, who is getting into shape has taken a great third place. In the first heat Thierry Van Den Bosch stalled his machine on the start and had to start in last place, the four-time world champion... read more


    Podiums Again At The EWC For TM Racing (Jun 28, 2013)

    Yet again another weekend of success and cork popping on the podium for the riders of the TM Racing Factory Team. As in the Romanian GP, also here in Greece in the small village of Kastoria, on the side of the Orestiada Lake, Leok and Herrera climb onto the podium. Saturday did not go well at all, because Eero Remes in the E1 class did not sparkle as he usually does, the same goes with regards to the E3 Class, with Aigar Leok. The only rider to save himself was Benjamin Herrera, who from the start fought for the final podium, sadly without being able to climb onto it. Sunday... read more


    TM Continue to Dominate World Championship Supermoto (Jun 24, 2013)

    The Grand Prix of the Czech Republic begins with the great news that, back in the saddle for the TM Factory team after a years absence, is the legendary Supermotard rider and 4 times World Champion, Thierry Van Den Bosch, VDB will participate in the remaining rounds of the World Championship. In the qualification session Thomas Chareyre took a stunning pole position with a blistering time, meanwhile Thierry, who has not rode in anger for over twelve months, concluded his the timed session in seventh place. At the start of the race Thomas failed to exploit the pole position allowing... read more


    Gentleman Jim Takes The Win (Jun 23, 2013)

    Picture courtesy of Andrew Waghorne. Jim Davies took yet another overall victory at the 5th round of the 2013 GT Cup held at Pontrilas this weekend. With 5 races spread over the two day event to complete it was going to be a busy weekend, the inconsistent weather however was not so bad and some light showers in between the sunshine did little to spoil the event, in fact it kept the dust at bay if only for a little while. Jim was in great form this weekend and after dominating Saturdays three races, working himself to the front and taking 3 wins from three starts, it was all down... read more


    Jordan Rose class act at Moato Circus in aid of Childrens hospital (Jun 21, 2013)

    Jordan Rose on his TM Racing 250 EN machine was the dominant rider at last weekends Fastlane MCC promoted Moato Circus at Doon MX park, Co' Offaly, winning not only the "Sandcross" on Sunday afternoon but also the Enduro Extreme on Saturday evening and the Longcross with partner Ray Tolan (144 TM) on Saturday morning. Winning the first grade A race on Sunday morning Jordan withdrew from the remaining Motocross races as his Enduro spec TM 250 suspension was on the limit with the big jumps on the MX track. The 2 day festival event was held in almost ideal conditions for racing and hosted... read more


    Enduro World Championship - Romania (Jun 18, 2013)

    The pilots of the TM Racing Factory Team once more conquered several podiums at the latest round of the Enduro World Championship. Estonian rider, Aigar Leok and the Chilean pilot, Benjamin Herrera both take third places for the TM marque, in the E3 and Youth Cup classes respectively. With the double podium gained in the GP, which took place in Buzau, a small town about a hundred kilometres from the capital of Bucharest. Aigar Leok climbed the classification charts in the E3 class with this result and overtook his closest rival taking himself to second position in the championship... read more


    Chareyre back on Top (Jun 12, 2013)

    Thomas Chareyre back to winning ways. The third race of the Italian Supermoto Championship of 2013 was raced on the track in Battipaglia, in the province of Salerno. Thomas Chareyre and his TM 450Fi SMX arrived at this meeting in high spirits after the good performance of previous races. In the qualification sessions Thomas gets a strong second place just a few tenths from pole position, Chareyre and the team are confident of being able to take the win. At the start of the first heat Chareyre starts well and puts himself in the wake of the leader, Thomas takes a few laps to... read more


    Motocross World Championship France (Jun 12, 2013)

    The 8th round of the World Championship took place this past weekend on the French track of Ernee. Ricci Racing Team riders are Shaun Simpson in MX, Ivo Monticelli in MX2 and joining them Samuele Bernardini in the EMX250 race. In the Free Practices of MX2 Monticelli finished 14th but very close to the top places, whilst in MX1 Simpson entered the top ten with a good 8th position. In the European Championship Bernardini obtained a great 8th fastest lap time. In the Qualifying Practices Ivo Monticelli ended in 15th place, Simpson couldn't find the right lap, finishing 18th. Bernardini... read more


    CCR TM Team Injury Update (Jun 10, 2013)

    As most of you know CCR TM rider Stuart Edmonds crashed at Foxhill last weekend whilst having his best ride of the season. Here is an update of his injury and progress. Stuart Edmonds..... "Sunday started off to be a good day with an okay qualification and a brilliant start in race 1 to sit in 3rd for a good portion of the race. I then made a small mistake in a turn and dropped back to 5th but managed to close the gap back on the leaders. I finally felt I was in my groove proving the pace I can run with plenty more in the tank. Unfortunately luck was not on my side and whilst... read more


    Edmonds Takes The Positives From The Negatives (Jun 3, 2013)

    Stuart Edmonds (9) Heads the charge. Picutre courtesy of Shaun Maloney. The CCR TM Team set sail for the legendary Foxhill circuit this weekend to contest round 5 of the British Motocross Championship. Only a short half an hour drive from the CCR Teams base of operations the team was soon parked in the paddock, set-up and ready for action, the tunes were banging and the barbeque was on full gas !. It was looking to be a positive weekend for the team, with the sun beaming the team were in excellent spirits and team rider, Stuart Edmonds, taking a new relaxed approach to his racing,... read more


    Moto Magazine Test The All New 2013 TM 85 MX Machine (Jun 1, 2013)

    Moto Magazine put the new TM 85CC MX machine through it's paces this week, look out for the July issue of the magazine to read the full report on the ''trickest 85 ever built''. Here is the link to a video of Moto Tester, Dave Willet taking the bike for a lap. http://moto.mpora.com/videos/moto-tested-big-wheeled-tm85.html read more


    Tom Johnson's GT Cup Race Report (May 30, 2013)

    GT Cup - Wroxton In qualifying on the first quick lap i had a pretty big crash and bent my bars down to the tank! so i had to pull into the pits and sort them out as best i could, by the time they were half decent i only had one lap left and finished a pretty rubbish 18th. In the first race me and a few other boys had a crash into the first corner (which was a shame as i was about 4th) and by the time i got going again i was about last but 2 !, but managed to get back too 17th with a strong ride. Race two i had a great start and was running 6th for the majority of the race before... read more


    Exceptional Performance for the Injured Chareyre (May 28, 2013)

    The second round of the Supermoto World Championship took place on the beautiful circuit of Vairano this past weekend, a fast track with a difficult off-road section, very technical. Unfortunately the rain on Saturday gave no respite, affecting the qualifying sessions badly. Thomas Chareyre and his TM 450Fi SMX were there once again, the Frenchman showed all of his speed and skill in the bad conditions and with a flooded track, going on to set the fastest time and winning the pole position. In the first moto Thomas made a mistake at the start by failing to take advantage of the his... read more


    Davies Defies The Dirt (May 26, 2013)

    Picture Courtesy of Andrew Waghorne. TM UK Motocross Team rider, Jim Davies, continues to lead the way in the current championship standings of the 2013 GT Cup 125cc Class. After a mixed weekend of results at round 4 of the championship, which took place this weekend at the Wroxton circuit near Banbury, Jim battled on after some mishaps to bag himself a great haul of points, another fine podium placing and retain the series lead as we look forward to round five. Jim's weekend started well by setting the fastest qualifying time in the hotly contested 125cc class during Saturday's... read more


    Unlucky for Charerye (May 22, 2013)

    The second round of the Italian Supermoto Championship took place on the track of Latina, Thomas Chareyre is presented in this second round after a convincing performance in the Grand Prix of Capua. In qualifying Thomas can immediately find the right setting for his TM 450Fi SMX getting a very good second place on the grid. In race 1 after a good start in the stretch Thomas Chareyre off-road section was hit by his opponent and he crashed to the ground, Thomas race was over with the bike damaged and also he suffered a nasty blow on his left arm that at first he did fear the worst.... read more


    Motocross GP of Brazil (May 22, 2013)

    The seventh round of the World Championship took place on the Brazilian of Beta Carrero, a very beautiful and technical track. The Ricci Racing Team riders were ready for the overseas GP, Shaun Simpson in MX1 and Ivo Monticelli in MX2. On Saturday in the MX2 Qualifying Practices, Ivo Monticelli didn't succeed in finding the right feeling with the track, it was his first time on this track and he finished 18th, in MX1 Shaun Simpson had a great race finishing 8th. As of the first two GP's of the 2013 season, in Brazil also there was a race for each class and then a super final. In the... read more


    Red Bull Pro National - Weston Super Mare (May 20, 2013)

    Round two of the ever popular Red Bull Pro Nationals took place this past weekend on the sands of Weston Super Mare and what a weekend it turned out to be. The forecasted poor weather was replaced with glorious sunshine for the most, albeit with a stiff sea breeze at times and the made man sand circuit certainly held up well over the two days of action, definitely sorting the men from the boys as it roughed up over the course of the event!. The TM UK team were there in attendance once more and fielded riders in several classes over the weekend, here is a brief run-down of the results... read more


    Poduims for Leok and Remes at the EWC (May 15, 2013)

    THE PODIUM AGAIN FOR LEOK AND REMES. The positive period continuous for our pilots and after the successes of Chile and Argentina even on European soil, Leok and Remes climb onto podium on both days of the race. After the South American transfer, we were back in Europe and the first appointment was in Puerto Lumbreras, for the Spanish GP. A demanding race that on Spanish soil, because of the difficulties which the pilots met in the three Special Trials, but also in many parts of the course. And still the weekend in Spain did not seem to take off on the right foot because Aigar... read more


    Top Ten for Stuart Edmonds And The CCR TM Team at Milton Park (May 13, 2013)

    Picture Courtesy of Jenson Gardner. Stuart Edmonds took his CCR TM 450Fi MX machine to a top ten overall finish yesterday at round 4 of the MX1 British Motocross Championship held at Milton Park, Northampton. Qualifying 15th in the mornings timed session Stuart struggled to get a clean, fast lap in on the tight jump laden track. With Saturday's rain dampening the conditions it was a claggy affair and after a good wash and re-prep for the bike, and rider!, it was soon time to head to the gate for race 1 of the 3 race schedule. The first start was not good for Stuart, a missed gear... read more


    British Masters at Foxhill With Chas Statt (Apr 30, 2013)

    This weekend I took part in the British Masters series at the famous Foxhill venue near Swindon, it was a pretty good weekend for me all in all and here is a brief rundown of my races. Race1. I gated mid pack on a track which was riding fast with only a few seconds between the entire field. I was going to have to work hard to pull his way forward. By the end of lap one I was 12th, it took a couple of more laps to get to 9th. Even though I was closing down on the front 8 runners there was not enough time left to make some moves. Race 2. I Gated about 12, the track was now getting... read more


    Davies Does it Again (Apr 28, 2013)

    TM UK Wulfsport's Jim Davies, took another overall victory this weekend at round 3 of the 2013 ACU backed GT Cup held at the Brookthorpe circuit near Gloucester. Competing in the all action 125cc class Jim's weekend was a little up and down over the two day event, Saturday's two races witnessed Jim come back from a bad start in race 1 to finish in 3rd, whilst having to push onward with a slight electrical gremlin in race two, riding around the damaged electrical cable causing the misfire, too again take a 3rd place. Sunday was a much better day for Jim who stormed thru the top ten... read more


    RedBull Pro Nationals Round 1 (Apr 22, 2013)

    Pic. Lewis King takes to the podium. The first round of the 2013 RedBull Pro National Series took place this past weekend at the Landrake circuit just the other side of the Taymar bridge near Plymouth and the TM UK supported riders were there in force to compete in both the Open and 125cc Championship classes and CCR TM's Stuart Edmonds was in attendance to take on the MX1 class in the Pro National races. Saturday morning greeted the team with the prospect of some glorious sunshine and sure enough once the early morning mist had past the sun broke through and stayed for the duration... read more


    Great Season Opener For The CTR / TM UK Enduro Team (Apr 3, 2013)

    Picture: Gethin Francombe in Action. The CTR / TM UK Enduro Team kicked their season off to a great start at the first and second rounds of the 2013 British Enduro Championships this past weekend. Held at the beautiful coastal town of Lossiemouth, near Elgin in Scotland, the sand surfaced event was blessed with great weather conditions, cold but sunny and dry. The three CTR / TM UK riders all ended with excellent results in their respective classes and after 2 days of competition the results stood as follows. Josh Gotts on his TM 125 2-Stroke machine ended his weekend with 2nd place... read more


    Mark Roberts British Enduro Championship Diary (Apr 3, 2013)

    Picture Courtesy of Campbell Chatham. It was one hell of a trek to the British champs this weekend, 8 and a half hours drive to Lossiemouth, but I made it eventually!. When I arrived I got my bearings and took a look at what challenged lay in front of me, there was two special tests to contest, access to one of the tests included a 7 mile ride on the main road from where the start of the event was! Both special tests where Enduro cross country style tests, the one on the beach was in incredibly deep sand, and the other was ran on a firmer surface. I started the event at 10:05, as... read more


    Aigar Leok and TM Racing Take 2nd and 1st at EWC of Argentina (Mar 25, 2013)

    TM Racing's Aigar Leok Takes 2nd and 1st at EWC of Argentina. Lets start from the end.....From the podium on the second day of the Enduro World Championship event held at San Juan, in Argentina, the commentator calls our rider, Aigar Leok, to the stage, Aigar climbs onto the podium with his arms held up to the sky and a smile that speaks for itself, straight after this Luca Cherubini is also called to stand forward and is awarded with the Manufactures prize, then festivities begin with the uncorking of the champagne!. Saturday, an extraordinary day, even if the overall first position... read more


    Podiums For Both TM Riders At WEC (Mar 21, 2013)

    SATURDAY LEOK TO THE PODIUM, SUNDAY THE FIRST PODIUM OF THE 250Fi. A great start for the TM Racing Team at Talca, the occasion of the first round of the Enduro World Championship of 2013, both the official factory pilots step onto the podium on the two days of the event. Aigar Leok, in the E3 class on Saturday took to the podium but instead on Sunday, Remes took the TM 250Fi 4T to the podium for the first time since its creation. The TM Team has two great riders who will bring many trophies home to the white and blue awning this season. Aigar has reconfirmed himself as a hard nut... read more


    Edmonds Starts New Season On A High (Mar 19, 2013)

    Picture courtesy of Ady Cowshall. Stuart Edmonds has returned back to TM Racing machinery for the 2013 season and with huge backing, courtesy of Andrew Byrne and his company, Corcoran Chemicals, the newly appointed CCR TM Team has been born to support Stuart in the British MX Champs and Red Bull series. More support for Stuart and the CCR TM Team is also coming from CCM Racing (TM Racing's Irish importer and Dublin's largest bike and accessory shop), Electrcaction, and of course with support from TM UK, the TM UK sponsors, supporters and staff. It was the first major outing this past... read more


    Davies Dominates on Debut (Mar 4, 2013)

    Pic, Jim and Bella Florence test the new TM 125!. TM UK's long standing and legendary 125cc rider, Jim Davies, returned to competitive racing this past weekend and what a return to racing Jim and his 2013 TM Racing 125 MX machine made. The former British 125cc Champion, who was injured in 2011 and missed the entire 2012 season whilst recovering from injury, is back to his near best already. Jim is leaner, fitter and more focused than ever and has his eyes set on championship victories this year, after the first round of the ACU backed GT Cup, which took place at the Mildenhall Circuit... read more


    First 2013 TM 85 MX test (Dec 12, 2012)

    Here we have a test of the new 85cc Mx machine....... As we can see in this short video the new machine looks stunning and sounds even better ! Please use the link below to see the video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YVarLuiVLZE&feature=player_embedded read more


    CTR Events 2013 Enduro Race Team Revealed (Nov 14, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of enduro21.com CTR Racing Team Revealed....................... CTR Racing are pleased to announce details of their new British enduro team for the coming 2013 season. In what will be a debut year for the fresh-faced team in the British enduro paddock, this new squad will comprise of three riders - Josh Gotts, Gethin Francombe and Carl Tiley - all campaigning TM machinery. Josh Gotts, 18, the youngest member of the team, is fast becoming one of the future talents of the sport. In only his first full season of enduro, he finished fourth overall in the 125 Youth Cup... read more


    TM Racing Secure Shaun Simpson For 2013 (Nov 11, 2012)

    Picture and Text courtesy of Moto Magazine. TM Racing has scored a double whammy for the 2013 season of the World Championship of Motocross. We are very proud to announce that the TM Factory Bikes will be managed by Team Ricci Racing for the 2013 World Championship. Combined with the TM brand and the expertise of our new team manager Ilario Ricci, TM are looking forward to a successful season with a rider in each of the MX1 and MX2 categories. Our second piece of exciting news is that we can confirm that Shaun Simpson will be riding the TM for next season's World Championship. The... read more


    Podiums All Round For Team GB At The TM of Nations - 2012 (Nov 5, 2012)

    It was celebrations all round on Saturday evening for the GB / TM UK team at the 2012 TM of Nations, held in Axel in the Netherlands, as the GB Nations team of Lewis King, Ryan Pottenger and Mark Roberts took to the podium finishing 2nd overall, just missing out on the win by a solitary point, whilst in the vintage class Steve Knight on his 1982 TM 125 MX finished 3rd overall, tied on points with 2nd. The weekend was incredible and a must for any TM Racing fan, despite the bad weather the sand circuit held up well and gave us a great days action of 'TM racing'. With over 20 teams... read more


    Josh Gotts Wins CTR Events Winter Series Rd2 (Oct 24, 2012)

    Josh Gotts and his awesome little TM 125 made the trip from Cornwall to Hay on Wye to dominate CTR Events WSC round 2 on a damp misty October morning in this beautiful Welsh country side and with team CTR been had at work all week designing this awesome 5 mile cross country hare and hounds Enduro race track built from the near flat manor grounds the start line set in the front garden with the breath taking view of the 1820's hall in the back drop then with some twist and turn's up and down some step banks to climb and drop offs and through some tight fir tree woods before crossing the... read more


    Zanotti and TM Racing Win Baja World Cup (Oct 24, 2012)

    The ''Baja Morocco'', first event of its kind organised on African soil, ended in triumph today, not far from Erfoud. After the second leg of the event spread over 200 km, including 163 Km on the clock, all competitors still racing celebrated in style. For some, an FIM World title in the Baja World Cup was claimed....... Dominating from the start, the Italian Alessandro Zanotti (TM 450 No. 101) delivered once again a royal performance. Leaving first, through the famous Chebbi Erg, the man they call the 'Lion of the Desert' literally devoured the miles and his competitors. On the finish... read more


    Marsh MX Become TM Racing Dealer (Oct 22, 2012)

    Marsh Mx, the long established off-road concern based in Merthyr Tydfil, who have primarily been supplying quads for both leisure pursuits and for business purposes are looking to expand their 2 wheel centre and have chosen TM Racing machines as there latest marque. Marsh MX will be able to supply TM Racing machinery Spare Parts and accessories as well as providing service work. Marsh MX can be contacted by phone on 01685 385201. www.marshmx.co.uk read more


    777MX Become TM Racing Dealer (Oct 19, 2012)

    777MX have just become the latest concern to join the ever growing TM Racing brand network and have been appointed as an official TM dealer. Based near Coalville, Leicestershire, 777MX has recently been founded by motocross enthusiast and mechanic, Richard Green. Richard is well known in his area for his immaculately presented machinery and his attention to detail, already something in common that Richard and TM Racing share!. 777MX is expanding it's already popular shop and will shortly be moving to new, larger premises as Richard expands his business. 777MX will be able to supply... read more


    Gethin Francombe Clinches His Second British Title in 2012 (Oct 15, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of Team Snapper. TM rider Gethin Francombe wrapped up his season in style this weekend clinching his second British Championship title, the likeable young Welshman took the British Enduro Championship Clubman E3 Class title to go along with the British Enduro Sprint Championship Clubman title he already wrapped up earlier in the season. Riding his TM Racing 300 EN machine Gethin battled through some horrendous conditions at the weekend to finish the last round of the 2012 series in 1st place in the E3 class taking the overall 2012 title in the process. Young gun... read more


    Gold For Rose At ISDE of Germany (Oct 3, 2012)

    Picture: Jordan's TM 250EN now back at TM UK, one good wash and the bike is as 'straight' and nearly as clean as it was when it left the UK 3 weeks ago, a huge testament to TM build quality, 6 grueling days of competition, perfect running, no problems whatsoever and not so much as even a bolt out of place. Heading the standings as the leading British trophy team rider, Jordan Rose secured Gold Medal standard at the International Six Days Enduro held in Germany last week. Riding the TM 250 2-stroke machine he has campaigned so well during the 2012 season, Jordan, the 2012 British... read more


    Double Championship Podiums For Lewis King (Sep 24, 2012)

    The final round of the Red Bull Pro Nationals series took place this past weekend at the well known venue of Culham, just outside of Abingdon in Oxfordshire. With some torrential weather forecast for Sunday the weekends continuance was in question after the 'main' event was switched to Saturday fearing the incoming rain due on Sunday halting proceedings. Nonetheless the TM UK team were there once again, to battle it out in both the Open Class and 125cc Class 2-Stroke Championships which TM UK Team Rider, Lewis King, has been running in at the sharp end consistently all season and had it all... read more


    Thomas Chareyre and TM Racing 2012 World Champions (Sep 24, 2012)

    TM Racing's domination in Supermotard Racing continues on as they add yet another World Championship title to their list of achievements and another runner-up spot just to enforce their dominance once more. Carole - This French circuit Is fast, very fast and plays to host the last round of the Supermotord Championship of the World. In the lead of the championship is in fact a French pilot, Thomas Chareyre the official pilot for TM RACING and it's multiple world championship winning 450cc SMX machine, who is motivated to make this his world title. The french public gathered in great... read more


    Lewis King Does the Double Podium Yet Again (Aug 28, 2012)

    Picture Courtesy of the MCF. The Penultimate round of the 2012 Red Bull Pro National series took place this past Bank Holiday weekend at the world famous Hawkstone Park venue in Shropshire and once again the TM UK MX Team were there to compete in the incredible 2 stroke championship, fielding riders in both the Open and 125cc classes. With the circuit in fine fettle and with only the lightest of showers making an appearance on Saturday whilst being spoilt, as it would appear from the weather of late, with glorious sunshine for the most on Sunday, it was to be another great weekend of... read more


    TM Continue To Dominate The Supermotard World Championship (Aug 24, 2012)

    Ligneres, Switzerland. - For the first time the Supermotard World Championship lands in Switzerland and is greeted by splendid sunshine and incredible scenery, the weather accompanies the event for the whole weekend and for round 5 of the World Championship series we have a guest of honour, the president of the FIM, Mr Vito Ippolito. First Race - Mauno Hermunen takes off like a rocket followed by Thomas Chareyre in second position and Adrien Chareyre in third on the Aprilia, Thomas pushes hard and closes in on Mauno but the championship is too important, so it is better not to take... read more


    Aigar Leok and TM Racing - 2012 European Enduro Champions (Aug 24, 2012)

    Krompachy - The last round of the European Enduro Championship takes place in Slovak. The strong Estonian pilot, Aigar Leok riding the Team Factory TM did not have this race series in his program of events for 2012, so consequently he missed the first round, then upon witnessing the long breaks between the EWC events Aigar decided to participate in the European series to help his pace and rhythm, for sure competing is better than training, as everyone knows it is very different. Aigar soon understood that this championship could be an excellent opportunity to compete and to train after... read more


    King Of The Castle (Aug 13, 2012)

    TM UK motocross rider, Lewis King, took time out from his usual schedule to enter the Scott National Championship this past weekend at the legendary former Grand Prix circuit of Farleigh Castle. Nestled in the picturesque village of Farleigh Hungerford in the heart of the Wiltshire countryside, this famous venue is only a mere 15 minute drive from Corsham, the home of TM UK, the importer of the Italian TM Racing marque for nearly 30 years. Riding in the 125cc 2-stroke class over the 2 days of the event, on his TM 125cc machine, Lewis struggled with the natural circuit on Saturday and... read more


    TM Racing Dominate The Supermotard International Again (Aug 11, 2012)

    TM Racing's domination of numerous Supermotard Championships this year has been staggering, the riders of Thomas Chareyre and SHR's Mauno Hermunen have been battling between themselves with little in the way of challenges form any other manufacturer or rider for most of the season. Once more the two head the podium again at the fifth round of the Supermotard International Championship held at Alpe D'Huez in France. With beautiful surroundings the circuit, with a length of 1.352 metres of which 333 are dedicated to the Off-Road section, was bout to witness over 220 riders do compete against... read more


    Chas Statt - British Masters - Foxhill (Aug 11, 2012)

    Picture Courtesy of Muddy Chick Photgraphy. TM UK supported MX rider Chas Statt once again wowed the crowds on his 2012 TM racing 125cc MX 2-stroke machine, this time at the legendary Foxhill Moto Park, near Swindon. Taking his 2-stroke machine into battle once more Chas proved, as he has time and time again, that in capable hands, the humble 'smoker' is more than a match for the current crop of double displacement 250cc 4-stroke machinery that fill the class. Qualifying 6th in Saturday's timed practice Chas set himself up well for a decent gate pick for race 1, a flying start by... read more


    TM Racing 2013 Model Range News (Aug 8, 2012)

    It is that time of year again, in the world of TM Racing, where some technical details of the upcoming 'next year' model range are being released, with TM Racing currently on their annual summer vacation we are still waiting with excited anticipation to see images of the 2013 range but for now we can tell you some specification changes of the new models that will be available to order in the next few weeks. However we have managed to obtain a few spy shots of the new 85cc machine as picutred above. Once again the small Pesarese company have been working hard behind the scenes to bring a... read more


    Lewis King and TM Racing Dominate 125cc Class (Aug 6, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of the MCF. Round 5 of the 2012 Red Bull Pro National series was held this past weekend at the famous Canada Heights circuit only a stones throw from Brands Hatch in Kent and the TM UK Motocross team was in attendance once more to do battle in the Open and 125cc 2-stroke classes as well as supporting two riders in the small wheel 85cc class. Team regulars, Lewis King and Ryan Pottenger entered into both classes on their TM 300cc and 125cc machines respectively and both riders enforced their championship positions with only two rounds remaining. In Saturday's Open... read more


    Supermotard Internationals - Pomposa (Aug 2, 2012)

    Pomposa. - The fourth round of the Supermotard International is hosted at the Ferrarese circuit and what an event it is, there are countless riders divided into many classes that enhance this wonderful championship. First Race: TM rider Mauno Hermunen takes off into the lead followed, right on his rear wheel, by the TM Racing Factory rider Thomas Chareyre, with Adrien Chareyre in third and Ivan Lazzarini just in arrears. After several corners Thomas takes himself into the lead, but Mauno Hermunen is not done yet, after a few laps he attacks the transalpine again taking command of the... read more


    Jordan Rose with TM in 2013 (Aug 2, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of enduro21.com Jordan Rose has confirmed his allegiance to the TM Racing brand for 2013. After an amazing season on the 250cc 2-Stroke TM in 2012, where he took the Championship title in the BSEC Elite Class and set tongues wagging in the EWC paddock with some astonishing maiden rides in the hardest of Enduro competition environments, the likeable lad who hails from Whitby will once again be running under the Electraction TM UK banner. Jordan is currently looking forward to the 2012 ISDE in a few weeks time in Germany where he will represent team GB, after the six... read more


    Red Bulls - Round 4 - Duns (Jul 23, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of Events 22. Round 4 of the ever popular Red Bull Pro National series took place this past weekend at the spectacular Duns circuit on the Scottish Borders, elevated on the rolling hills with some breathtaking views the circuit was in remarkable shape considering the horrendous weather that has blighted many in the weeks leading up to the event. Once again the TM UK team were in attendance to compete in the successful 2-stroke series in both the Open and 125cc classes. Lewis King, Ryan Pottenger and Chas Statt were in attendance for this meeting with Jim Davies still... read more


    TM Racing and Anthony Bossiere seperate (Jul 23, 2012)

    PESARO - TM RACING and Anthony Boissiere have decided together not to proceed any further with the agonistic season currently in progress due to the poor results obtained up to today. Anthony Is actually in eighteenth position in the classification in the current world championship, very much below the expectations of both TM Racing and Anthony, and from this comes the decision to stop. Anthony has stated his satisfaction with the TM Racing machinery and towards the hard work and dedication of the Team to achieve the goals, but he is very sorry for the poor, unsatisfying results... read more


    Absolute Italia - Enduro Championship of Italy (Jul 13, 2012)

    Fener Belluno: The sixth and seventh race of the Absolute Enduro of Italy takes place in the province of Belluno in Fener and once again the TM Racing Team are present at this event and are well motivated because of the great results obtained the week before at the World Championship. At the last round of the EWC, which took place in Castiglion Fiorentino, the riders of the Factory Team gave important feedback and constructive indications to forward the development of the latest generation engines. These new changes implemented at the TM Racing factory, captained by Gastone and Stefano... read more


    Supermotard World Championship - Croatia (Jul 11, 2012)

    RIJEKA - The Supermotard World Championship lands in Croatia, in the splendid surrounds of the Rijeka circuit, the circuit has a length of 1,376 metres in which the two off-road sections have been constructed, making the track very spectacular. Already on Saturday it was understood that the race would be pushed very hard. The three strongest pilots of this championship, Thomas Chareyre, Adrien Chareyre and Mauno Hermunen played up to each other speeding up lap after lap inflaming the public present. Mauno makes a mistake and falls on the Off-Road track, injuring his wrist slightly. On... read more


    Red Bull - Canada Heights (Jul 9, 2012)

    Round three of the ever popular Red Bull Series took place this past weekend at the well known Canada Height venue near Swanley, Kent. However the usual two-day meeting was to be a one day affair for the TM UK Motocross team as the forecast rain, that amazingly missed the circuit during the end of the week and for Saturday, albeit for a couple of light showers, appeared with a vengeance in the early hours of Sunday morning to the extent that the meeting had to be cancelled. This cancellation meant there would be no 125cc races, no Pro National races or the remainder of the youth races,... read more


    British Masters - Round 5 Pontrilas (Jul 3, 2012)

    Picture Courtesy of Daniel Keys. Round 5 of the British Masters Championship took place this past weekend at the well known and well liked Howton Court circuit at Pontrilas near Hereford, with a small break from championship duties the TMUK team riders of Lewis King and Ryan Pottenger joined fellow team member and Masters regular Chas Statt for the weekend. Chas once again proved to the world that riding a TM 125cc 2-stroke machine in the Amateur MX2 Class is no disadvantage, Chas ripped apart the 250F dominated field and albeit for a crash and a small bike niggle he could have taken... read more


    TM Racing Continue To Dominate The Supermotard World Championship (Jun 27, 2012)

    Pleven - The Supermotard World Championship circus lands in Bulgaria for round 3 of the series which is held at the very fast track of Pleven, the principle character of this track is the fact that it does not have an excavated dirt section, even the jumps are covered by asphalt, making it fast and spectacular. Already during Saturday the time trials witness the superiority of the TM machines, with Mauno Hermunen qualifying in first position and Thomas Chareyre in second. S1 First Race - Mauno Hermunen takes off in front of everybody in the first race of this GP, with Lazzarini... read more


    TM Racing Factory Report - Absolute Enduro Of Italy (Jun 21, 2012)

    Febbio (RE) -The fourth round of the Italian Absolute stops at Febbio in the province of Reggio Emilia. Firstly we must pay gratitude and great respect to the organizers and all the people involved in putting on this event, having just withstood the earthquake, they have given a great demonstration of force and humanity to come through the problems and still allow this event to take place. The TM Factory Team has decided to take some test parts that have been developed for the engine of Aigar Leok, the strong and charismatic Estonian pilot is disputing a great world championship and... read more


    Stones throw for Rose to win Championship (Jun 18, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of Teamsnapper. The final two rounds on the British Sprint Championship could have seen 3 winners....Jordan Rose (TM), Daryl Bolter (KTM) and MX Star Tom Church (KTM) depending on how the results sorted themselves out, the addition of wildcard EWC front-runner Matti Seistola (Husqvarna) only added to equation. Rose needed to finish ahead on Bolter and Church on round 9 to secure the title before the final round, but as can happen with motorsport things can go wrong.... Entering the first test of the day Rose set off last chasing down Church but had not completed... read more


    King Tops The 125cc Class (Jun 6, 2012)

    Round 2 of the 2012 Red Bull series took place this Bank Holiday weekend as Fat Cat Motopark, Doncaster and even after contending with the horrendous conditions on Sunday the TM UK Motocross Team came away smiling. The man-made sand circuit was in fine fettle for the weekends action and during Saturday's hectic race schedule the circuit roughed up as to be expected, the challenging track surface caused headaches for many as the conditions separated the men from the boys so to speak and this gave some great action, mistakes were punished and the racing was kept tight. Sunday was to be a... read more


    ACU British Motocross Championship Round 4 - Milton Park (May 28, 2012)

    Picutre: Onboard footage of Lewis King, race 2, first turn. Round 4 of the 2012 British Motocross Championship took place this past weekend at Milton Park, Northampton, where the TM UK riders of Lewis King and Ryan Pottenger were there to compete once again. In the highly charged MX2 class Ryan had a day to forget, struggling to clear traffic in qualifying on the narrow, wet and rutted track he did not manage to get a good lap under his belt without misfortune at some point around the circuit. With a 2 plus 1 combined 'superfinal' race schedule for the days racing it was to prove... read more


    Electraction TM UK Enduro Team Strong At The BSEC (May 21, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of: www.enduronews.co.uk Rounds 7 and 8 of the 2012 ACU British Sprint Enduro Championship took place this past weekend at Enduroland's Manor Farm venue near Adstone, Northamptonshire and Electraction TM UK Enduro Team rider Jordan Rose maintained his current championship lead standing even after a few minor hiccups during round 8. Despite the near perfect conditions upon arrival during Friday afternoon some showers overnight soon made the course treacherous, to the point that the 'extreme' section near the end of the lap was to be removed as this was soon becoming a... read more


    Rose Continues to Impress Against The Worlds Best (May 15, 2012)

    As the EWC circus moved from the mud of Spain to the heat of Portugal Electraction TM rider, Jordan Rose, continued his impressive results against the worlds best and in completely contracting conditions. Spain was wet and muddy with technical enduro tests, Portugal, whilst an excellent event, consisted of a blue groove MX test and an enduro test held in the same area and essentially the same as the MX test....tests undoubtedly more suited to the four stroke machines with off camber blue groove corners. Technical and hard trail however made for a tough event on man and machine. On board... read more


    TM Racing Dominate Round 2 of the Supermotard International (May 15, 2012)

    The second round of the Italian International Supermotard Championship hosted by the Sele Circuit in Battipaglia, Italy took place this past weekend and even if weak, the sun accompanied us for the entire weekend allowing for some incredible racing. The S1 category witnesses once more the same winner, the inspired Finish pilot Mauno Hermunen riding for the SHR Team that take part in the World Championship this year and in the internationals competing on TM Racing machinery. S1 Race 1- Lazzarini takes off hard but after a few u-bends is quickly overtaken by the very fast Hermunen,... read more


    Podium For TM Racing and Aigar Leok at the EWC (May 15, 2012)

    The fourth round of the Enduro World Championship takes place in Torres Vedras in Portugal, the Enduro circus passes from the insidious mud of Spain to the scorching heat and dust of Portugal. Already showing on Friday at the super special test, the determination of the strong Estonian pilot, Aigar Leok, could be seen with third place recorded, distanced by 2.75 seconds from the lead of the hard fought classification of the E3 class. First day - The first day of the race and the going is difficult, everyone pushes hard straight away and the time classification differences are very... read more


    King of Consistency (May 14, 2012)

    Picture: Sunny morning and the smell of smokers ! Round 1 of the 2012 Red Bull Pro National Series finally took place this past weekend at the well known Landrake circuit just outside Plymouth this past weekend, after it's cancellation only 2 weeks ago due to the horrendous weather we finally got to the venue and were treated to glorious sunshine and a track that needed watering!. The Team TM UK were in attendance in mass and our focus for the series this year once more is the hugely popular 2-Stroke series, both in the 125cc and Open Class formats. Lewis King, Ryan Pottenger and... read more


    Rose To The Occasion (May 11, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of Martino. The Spanish EWC, rounds 5 and 6 of the 2012 Enduro World Championship proved that Electraction TM UK's Jordan Rose' recent form at the BSEC series was a true indication of his speed aboard the TM 250 2-Stroke machine. Riding in his first EWC event Jordan was to finish top 10 on day 1 and an incredible top 5 on day 2 following two hard days of competition in northern Spain. Heavy rain turned, the already hard track, into a tough run for even the worlds best an following the second of 3 loops Jordan was running in the top 6 in the E2 class,... read more


    TM Factory - 2012 EWC - Spain (May 9, 2012)

    Euskadi Spain, After the tiring South American competition the world Enduro circus transfers to Spain, with rain falling heavily during the week prior to the event the consitions were going to be hard. . The Team TM Factory presents itself in Spain, motivated highly thanks to the great results achieved by Aigar Leok in the two previous events, unfortunately it will be a trying race for Aigar younger team-mate, the young Finish rider Antti Hellsten, in the E1 class who is struck down by bad tendinitis of his left wrist. First Day- Saturday starts well with Aigar straight on the attack,... read more


    TM Factory - Motocross Wolrd Championship - Italy (May 9, 2012)

    Fermo - The world motocross championship circus transfers to the beautiful surroundings of Marche, where we find the Monterosato circuit . . The TM RACING TEAM presents itself at the Italian event with Anthony Boissiere who has just returned from his bad injury, obtained in the Bulgarian GP after a nasty and violent crash. Although still in pain on the eve of this event, Anthony did not want to miss the Italian round which is very important for the Team that he represents. Race One - Boissiere takes starts well but is closed in during the first corner bunching, in the first few laps... read more


    British Motocross Championships - Rd3 - Lyng (May 7, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of Jemma MX Photography. Round 3 of the 2012 British Motocross Championship took place this past weekend at the famous Norfolk circuit of Lyng. With the horrendous weather in the 2 weeks leading up to the event it was in the minds of many as to whether the event would run at all but to all's amazement the sandy circuit and the paddock were in amazing condition as the torrential rain that has blighted most of the Uk seemed to miss this small area just outside of Norwich. The TM UK MX Team were in attendance once again and were a major feature in the events program for... read more


    Hicks On The Podium At WOE (Apr 24, 2012)

    TM UK Youth Team rider Archie 'The Hurricane' Hicks took to the podium once again last weekend, this time at the latest round of the MCF West Of England Championships held at Phoenix Moto Park in Newton Abbott. Three solid rides consisting of a 4th in race 1 after a crash... and subsequent comeback through the field, a 2nd in race 2 after a good start and a clever ride and a 3rd in the final race of the day after a bad gate choice saw Archie spin and go nowhere fast and left him to fight through the pack, these consistent results allowed Archie to take 2nd overall on the day. Well... read more


    TM Desert Raider from Rally Raid UK Breaks Cover (Apr 24, 2012)

    Picture courtesy Of Llel Pavey / Enduro21 TM UK's latest collaboration with Rally specialists, Rally Raid UK, has finally been leaked and here it is..... The British based company that specialises in providing vehicles and driver assistance for the Dakar Rally and other rally racing events have released details of their new Desert Raider 450. The new machine is constructed around the successful Italian TM Racing 450 4-Stroke Enduro model and is a technical work of art, the Desert Raider is an exciting new project for Rally Raid UK. The choice of using the TM 450 Enduro model over... read more


    Tough Going For Round 2 Of The 2012 BEC (Apr 23, 2012)

    Round 2 of the 2012 British Enduro Championship got underway last weekend in some very wet and heavy conditions. Overlooking the picturesque market town of Helmsley in Yorkshire, The TM supported event started off in glorious sunshine on Friday afternoon as the competitors scruntineered their machines and walked the tests, however.. a sudden drop in temperature heralded the oncoming rain that was to fall substantially over the course of the weekends activities making the event extremely tough for all involved. The Electraction TM UK Team where in attendance and fielded a three man... read more


    Consistency Pays Off For Hicks (Apr 10, 2012)

    TM UK Youth Team rider, Archie Hicks, took his TM 85cc small wheel machine to the podium again over the Easter Bank holiday race weekend at an event held at the Tiverton circuit, hosted by the SSMXC and SWMXC this event formed part of the West of England Youth series and MCF Elite Youth League. On Sunday Archie qualified fourth in timed training and went 3 - 2 - 3 in the days three races on the dry and fast circuit. On day 2 it was not so easy as a fouled spark plug hampered Monday's mornings qualifying session and forced Archie to the ouside of the start gate. In the now wet and boggy... read more


    Rose Blossoms ! (Apr 8, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of Llel Pavey @ Enduro21.com Jordan Rose aboard the Electraction TM 250 scored a double victory at rounds 5 and 6 of the British Sprint Championship held at Saints well Wales over the Easter weekend, and showed that his recent form to finish 2 / 3 at round 3 and 4 was no flash in the pan. From the off at round 5 Jordan was to post times some 5 seconds faster than Daryll Bolter and 12 seconds faster than Rikki Dietrik . Deciding that his pace was good enough Jordan continued to control the pace through the 8 tests to finish a comfortable margin ahead of Bolter to claim... read more


    Statt Takes To The Podium (Apr 7, 2012)

    The TM UK MX Team young guns of Chas Statt and Chrisitan Lyth have just had a busy weekend of racing at round 2 of the 2012 British Masters series held at the legendary Foxhill circuit near Swindon. With the 4 races split over 2 days it was to be two days of mixed fortunes for the TM riders contesting in the MX2 Amateur class, Christian on his TM 250Fi MX machine had a day of spills on Saturday as a small fall in the first race cost him valuable placings, however a much larger crash in race two not only witnessed him causing extensive damage to his machines subframe but we also believe he... read more


    British Motocross Championship - Round 2 Canada Heights (Apr 1, 2012)

    Round 2 of the 2012 British Motocross Championship took place today at the incredible Canada Heights circuit near Swanley, Kent and the parially depleted TM UK team were there to contest both the MX1 and MX2 classes. This long standing venue has been used in the championship for a number of years but for this weekend the Sidcup Club had made some changes, the partially sandy circuit now featured some new jumps and obstacles to overcome that definately tested the riders skills, unfortunately for some it also took it's fair share of casualties. With the TM UK Team truck parked, the huge... read more


    Jordan Rose Continues To Impress On His TM (Mar 27, 2012)

    Picture courtesy of Teamsnapper. Rose Impresses at BSEC and Ride Off-Road Jordan Rose, aboard the Electraction / TM UK TM Racing 250cc 2-Stroke machine continues to impress in his debut enduro and sprint season on the Italian marque. Following from a 3rd place finish in the Elite class at round 2 of the BSEC championship, Jordan Rose was to go one better at round 4 and 5 finishing a solid and well deserved 2-4 placing to secure 3rd overall behind Superenduro champion Taddy B and AMA star Ricky Dietrik. Jordan now stands 3rd overall in the championship before dropping his worst... read more


    2012 British Enduro Sprint Championship Round 3 and 4 (Mar 12, 2012)

    Rounds 3 and 4 of the 2012 British Sprint Enduro Championship too place this weekend in Llangrove in Monmouthshire and the Electraction TM UK enduro team were once again in attendence. With two days on competition on the fast circuit it proved to be a good weekend for most of the team riders. Jordan Rose rode superbly on his TM 250 2-Stroke machine and with the machine performing incredibly well he finished runner up in the Elite class on Saturday taking the SE2 class win, Sunday was a little tougher for Jordan and a few errors saw him take 4th in the elite class, 3rd in SE2 and he... read more


    2012 ACU British Motocross Championship - Round 1 (Mar 12, 2012)

    The first round of the British Motocross Championship took place at 'Fatcat' motopark in Armthorpe, Doncaster this past weekend and the 'depleted' TM UK team where there to compete. The man-made sculpted sand circuit was in prime condition as the day began, but as expected, as the days action unfolded it soon began to rough up and in the latter stages of the day looked a different circuit altogether. With the lap times creeping up as the day went on the difficulty of navigating the changing circuit surface soon became evident, as did the amount of casualties created in both falling riders... read more


    King Tops The 2012 British Masters Championship AMX1 Standings (Mar 5, 2012)

    The first round of the 2012 British Masters series took place this past weekend at the famous Mallory Park venue in Leicestershire. Situated next to the well known motorsport racing circuit the MX track was in fine fettle for Saturday's race schedule but with pretty much constant rain, low temperatures and a cutting breeze starting in the early hours and continuing for most of the day, Sundays race schedule was a little more interesting. Conditions aside the weekend was action packed for the TM UK team riders of Lewis King, Chrisitan Lyth and Chas Statt who each had their ups and downs... read more


    2012 British Sprint Enduro Championship Rd1 and Rd2 (Feb 13, 2012)

    Jordan Flying High - Picture Courtesy of Team Snapper. A concrete block and missed gear mask an excellent start to Jordan Rose' BSEC title opener... Reacquainted with a TM 250 2-Stroke machine in competition for the first time since 2005, and now in the sport of enduro as opposed the discipline of Motocross, Jordan Rose had an impressive start to the new BSEC 2012 season opener held in very sub zero conditions at Aldershot this past weekend which culminated with a 3rd place Elite Class finish on Sunday in Round 2 of the series. Riding cautiously on the frozen ground Jordan... read more


    The Hurricane Blows Through The Snow (Feb 5, 2012)

    Archie 'The Hurrciane' Hicks took the victory at Wilden Lane today, The TM UK youth rider went 3-1-1-1 on his TM 85cc MX machine to take the overall victory in the class. With heavy snowfall on Saturday the conditions were tough, many riders packed up and went home opting not to even attempt lapping the daunting circuit, however young Archie was not deterred. After the remaining 'hardcore' riders completed practice it was all action in the 4 race format and as determined as ever 'The Hurricane' whipped up a storm in the 'all action' 4 race format. Taking the lead in race one Archie... read more


    TM Testday At Washbrook Farm MX (Jan 30, 2012)

    TM Racing dealer, Washbrook Farm MX, held their TM test day this past Saturday on their own fabulous circuit, nestled in the Fens on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Doddington in Cambridgeshire, and TM UK was there with some TM Racing Motocross machinery to allow people to experience some of the TM Racing range. Some unwanted rain falling on Friday evening did little to damping the enthusiasm and the sandy circuit soaked it up and gave us an excellent days action. To document the occasion the TooFast Film crew of Phil and Max Hind were also in attendance and we look forward... read more


    TM Racing 2012 UK Press Launch (Jan 24, 2012)

    Picture: Mark Eastwood inspects a TM 125 Kart Engine. TM UK has just made a little bit of history in TM Racing marketing and set a first for the both ourselves and the small motorcycle concern based in the beautiful town of Pesaro on the east coast of Italy. TM UK worked hard over the winter period in collaboration with TM Racing and put together an exciting three day package for the UK press. Treated to an all expenses paid trip by TM UK, representatives from Trials and Motocross News, Moto Magazine, Dirt Bike Rider, Enduro Extreme, Trail Bike Magazine, Enduro.ie and more were... read more


    SKS-Polned TM Factory Racing - 2012 World Motocross Grand Prix Team (Jan 11, 2012)

    Van Beers, a name synonymous with world stage Motocross, is back with one of its long term sponsors and is all set to contest the 2012 Motocross Grand Prix Series running TM Racing machinery. Adri Van Beers quickly reached and argreement with SKS BV director Toine Uijttewaal to form the 2012 team, SKS BV was closely involved in the previous Van Beers team as sponsor, and with both principals being equally passionate about motocross and contributing into to the development of the sport the team, for sure, will have good backing. Toine Uijttewaal will part time assist with the team... read more


    TM Racing Factory 2012 EWC Team (Jan 10, 2012)

    The TM Racing factory has confirmed a list of riders for it's 2012 EWC assault. TM Racing Enduro Team manager, Luca Cherubini, has confirmed that the 2012 EWC team will consist of 3 riders split over the E1, E3 and EJ classes competing on a three different class machines from the TM Racing range. In the highly competitive E1 class will be Finnish star Antti Hellsten who will pilot a TM 250Fi 4-Stroke machine. Team manager, Luca, is hoping that the latest addition to the TM Racing team will show the form he found at the start of the 2011 season and start putting together some solid... read more


    Zanotti Out Of 2012 Dakar (Jan 5, 2012)

    Allesandro Zanotti the 34 year old Italian from San Marino nicknamed the 'Lion of the Desert' has withdrawn from the 2012 Rally Dakar. Piloting a TM Racing concept machine for this years rally Zanotti was all set for the 14 days of competition and the 9000Kms distance to be covered, travelling from Mar del Plata in Argentina across the Andes into Peru and onward to Chile to the finish at Lima, but luck was not on his side. A mousse failure left him nursing his machine onward at a reduced pace at an altitude of 3500ft above sea level whilst already battling a mystery illness, with the... read more


    2011 TM UK British Motocross Championship Team Special. (Dec 17, 2011)

    TM UK British Motocross Championship Team Video From Desrtmartin This team footage was shot at the legendary Desertmartin circuit in Northere Ireland in 2011 by Neil Mckeown. Please copy and paste the link below. http://vimeo.com/33750262 read more


    Valentino Rossi Shows Style On TM (Dec 9, 2011)

    Picture Courtesy of Motorcycle News. Road Racing legend Valentino Rossi has just completed his new off road circuit at this home in Tavullia, his new 'ranch' features it's own MX track that also contains a large number of flat track style corners for the tarmac supremo to hone his skills on the looser stuff. Riding a TM Racing 450Fi MX Vale' showed some style as his slid the TM through the turns on the power with fellow 'legend of dirt' Antonio Cairoli and his father, Graziano. Graziano, who actually helps to produce a range of flat track style street and track bikes powered by TM... read more


    Lewis King Back On TM For 2012 (Dec 9, 2011)

    Lewis in action recently on a TM 450Fi MX. Lewis King has chosen to ride TM machinery in 2012 and is looking to compete in the British Championships, the Red Bull series and selected British Masters rounds. After a succesful 2008 where he ended the season on the podium on TM Racing's 144cc MX machine in the BYMX Championship, took to the podium in the youth Supercross Championship and scored points in rounds of the British Championships, young Lewis went to pastures new in 2009 which pretty much witnessed his disappearance form the sport at the higher levels. Now Lewis is back and... read more


    TM Racing Shock Absorber Finally Here (Dec 6, 2011)

    With over a year of development and testing in Grand Prix and World Stage racing by the TM Racing official factory riders in Motocross, Enduro and Supermotard the new TM Racing 'Factory' shock absorber is finally here. Designed, engineered and manufactured by TM Racing this beautifully crafted new shock absorber, of which the majority of it's components are machined from billet and treated aluminium and even features a 'heat sink' type reservoir, has been born from the minds of the TM Racing factory engineers and Grand Prix Motocross technician Patriek Haydens. With decades of experience... read more


    'Win A Scalvini Exhaust System' Competition (Nov 22, 2011)

    The 'Win A Scalvini Exhaust System' competition, which was run over three issues of Trials and Motocross News, has a winner, congratualtions go to Mr John Smale. Mr Smale collected his tokens and shipped them off to TM UK (Scalvini UK) where his entry joined the compeition mail-bag which was bursting with entries, Gavin Cragie of CCM Racing delved deep and produced Mr Smale's envelope which contained his Christmas wish for a new Scalvini system for his 2008 YZ 250. Scalvini made his wish come true and pictured above is Mr Smale's gorgeous new exhaust pipe and carbon fibre silencer... read more


    2012 TM Racing 125 MX Finally Revealed (Nov 11, 2011)

    The 2012 TM Racing 125 MX broke cover at this weeks EICMA show in Milan. TM Racing, who are still constantly developing and producing an impressive range of 2-Stroke machinery, were pleased to unveil their new 2012 model year 125cc machine at the Milan show this week. TM's legendary 125cc 2-Stroke powerhouse has been re-worked for 2012 and features a new lighter cylinder and cylinder head arrangement that features an electronically controlled powervalve system. This new system allows much better control of the powervalve operation by removing the centrifugal mechanical system and... read more


    Ashley Greedy Takes The New 2012 TM Racing 250 2t MX To Victory At Barmouth Beech Race (Nov 4, 2011)

    Ashley Greedy Wins At Barmouth On A 2012 TM 250 MX Young Welsh talent and Supercross sensation Ashley Greedy powered his latest purchase to the overall victory as the Barmouth Beech Race last weekend, a brand spanking TM Racing 250 MX 2-stroke machine, with the two-day event limited to 250 riders it was sold out weeks prior to the event and drew some top talent from the British MX scene. Ashley, who is only just returning to riding following surgery to an old injury, did enough over the two day to secure the victory as his main rival sufferred mechanical gremlins with his Honda... read more


    ACU British Motocross Championship - Final Round - Hawkstone Park. (Oct 3, 2011)

    The final round of the ACU British Motocross Championships took place this past weekend at the famous Hawkstone Park circuit in Shropshire, the natural sandy circuit was in fine fettle for this last round of the 8 round series and had been treated to some thorough preparation work in the days leading up to the event. With the weather holding, albeit a little sticky at times, and with only the lightest spit of rain falling after the days racing had finished the conditions were good, for sure better than last years round that was abandoned due to torrential rain washing parts of the track... read more


    TM Racing 2012 Models (Sep 29, 2011)

    Finally, the eagerly anticipated 2012 model range from TM Racing has been released. With both 2 stroke and 4 stroke models covering the disciplines of Motocross, Enduro and Supermotard TM Racing have a machine to suit everybody in the 2012 range. Also new for 2012 is the introduction of the Supermotard Road 'White Dream' to compliment the already famous 'Black Dream', the new white plastics for this model are complimented by a new designer seat cover. For the complete specifications of the 2012 model line up, model changes and pricings please refer to the model range section of this... read more


    2011 Red Bull Pro Nationals and 2-Stroke Championship Season Review. (Sep 26, 2011)

    The final round of the 2011 Red Bull Pro National and 2-Stroke championships took place this past weekend at Culham Moto Park in Oxfordshire, with a number of championship titles still to be decided it was an exciting weekend for all involved and for sure the action on the track certainly kept the crowed entertained. Team TM UK were once again there in force to contest the 125cc and Open class 2-Stroke races in both the Expert and Junior classes. Stuart Edmonds, Ryan Pottenger, Chas Statt and Christian Lyth all took to battle on their TM 'smokers' whilst the 2009 125cc Champion, Jim... read more


    2011 TM Cup of Nations (Sep 21, 2011)

    After the last round of the hugely popular TM Cup series which has will take place in Grevenbroich on the 9th of October comes the big finale and the event of the year for all TM Racing fans, The TM Cup of Nations. This event which will feature all capacity classes of TM Racing machinery and will take place on the 29th of October at the famous circuit of Genk in Belgium, numerous countries are fielding three man teams all compeiting on TM Racing machinery for the TM Cup of Nations. Last years end of season event was superb and featured over 120 TM racers all competing for fun and some... read more


    Stuart Edmonds - Team Ireland - 2011 Monster Energy FIM Motocross Of Nations. (Sep 20, 2011)

    The 2011 Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations was held this past weekend at the famous Grand Prix circuit of Saint Jean D'angely, in the south west of France and TM UK team rider, Stuart Edmonds, was there to compete for his native home of Ireland on a TM 250Fi machine in the MX2 class. With the entire venue laid out spectacularly and with the track looking to be groomed to perfection on the hillside it was going to be an exciting weekend for all involved, for Stuart it was to be that extra bit special as he was to ride this event under the official TM Racing team awning and was given... read more


    Stuart Edmonds and TM Racing - 2011 ACU British 250cc 2-Stroke Champions. (Sep 11, 2011)

    Stuart Edmonds went into the last round of this years ACU British 2-Stroke championship at Milton Mowser today with a 23 point advantage over his nearest rival, with a hatrick of dominating wins on his TM Racing 250cc machine Stuart stamped his authority on the championship and took the 2011 title much to the delight of himself and the TM UK team. With the series being contested by a number of the TM UK team it was yet again again a busy day and just to add a little more work to the schedule Ryan 'Chubbie' Hammond was also 'guest' riding after confirming the loan of a 125cc TM Racing... read more


    Edmonds Takes The Red Plate In The Open Two-Strokes. (Sep 6, 2011)

    Picture Courtesy of Ian Roxburgh - MC Federation. The penultimate round of the 2011 Red Bull Pro National Series and 2-Stroke Open and 125cc Championships were held this past weekend at the renowned Desertmartin circuit in Northern Ireland. The weekend turned out to be a rather hectic affair for the TM team with the large amount of organisation required leading up to the event, the travelling, the boat crossings and with the forecasted rainy weather appearing on Friday, Saturday and more heavily on Sunday afternoon, just adding a little more work to the schedule. However, as per... read more


    Podium for Jordan Scott at Enduro Wolrd Championship - Andorra. (Sep 5, 2011)

    Electraction TM rider, Jordan Scott, secured a hard fought and deserved 3rd place in the Junior World Youth cup on day two of the GP of Andorra, having finished 4th on day one. Round 6 of the Enduro World Championships was held in Sant Lucia de Lorca, Andorra last weekend in what was to prove a very hard and physical event, categorised by the "extreme" extreme test better suited to mountain goats than man and enduro machines!. Difficult for almost the entire field the lap and the extreme test were to take their toll on many competitors. Young Jordan, aboard the TM 125cc machine, stuck... read more


    Chareyre And TM Racing - 2011 Italian International Champions (Sep 5, 2011)

    CASTELLETTO- The final battle of the Italian International Championship takes place at the spectacular fast track of Castelltto in Branduzzo. Saturday qualifying worked out perfectly for the TM Team and the of great physical shape of Thomas Chareyre and his TM Racing 450Fi SMX was evident yet again , Thomas took the pole position once more. Sunday was strongly affected by the torrential rain, heavy rain that lasted all morning during the practice sessions and early races, This forced the organisers to alter the schedules for the 'main event' and the International races were postponed... read more


    Red Bull Pro Nationals and Two-Strokes: Lyth Does The Double At Hawkstone (Aug 29, 2011)

    The legendary Hawkstone Park played host to round 5 of the Red Bull Pro National and Two-Stroke Championships this past weekend and the TM UK team and its cast of riders of Stuart Edmonds, Jim Davies, Ryan Pottenger, Christian Lyth and Chas Statt were there once again in force to contest in a plethora of classes. With the team competing in the 125cc and Open Class 2-Stroke Championships, in both the Expert and Junior classes, and also the Red Bull Pro National Series it was another busy weekend for the team especially with the added addition of another rider for this event, Kyle Platt, in... read more


    Tough Times At The Grand Prix of Great Britain (Aug 22, 2011)

    With a telephone call only confirming Stuart Edmonds' entry into the MX2 Grand Prix of Great Britain on Tuesday afternoon it was a monumental task to prepare his machinery from the ground up and get to the venue in a little over two days, with a huge team effort the bikes were prepped and looked fabulous with their new Grittenham MX emblazoned decal kits supplied by Jim at Motoshack. Upon arrival the track looked superb spread out across the basin and even the rain leading up to the event, that had caused so much chaos in the parking areas, could not dampen your enthusiasm as you gazed at... read more


    Up and Duns for the TM UK Team..... (Aug 15, 2011)

    ACU British Motocross Championship - Rd 7 Duns The penultimate round of the 2011 ACU British Motocross Championships took place this past weekend at the Duns circuit in the Scottish Borders, partially constructed on the side of the rolling Lammemuir hills of Langton Lees Farm the 1.8km track with it's many technical sections and fast sections bore witness to a large amount of rain in the days leading up to the event and for sure this was noticeable on arrival. The circuit appeared to take the water well and with the amount off rain that had fallen it was in better shape than expected,... read more


    Casino Bonver Grand Prix Of The Czech Republic - Loket. (Aug 10, 2011)

    The twelfth round of the 2011 World Motocross Championship will be contested on the beautiful track at Loket in the Czech Republic, not only a superb circuit in a picturesque setting but also the title Grand Prix of Casino Bonver, the TM Racing Team's main sponsor. The Saturday free practice, timed practice and qualifying races take place with the expectation of rain, the rain does arrive as forecasted just before the MX2 qualifying race, but it is inconsitient and once again passes over, however...in the later stages of the MX1 qualifying race it returns and makes the track... read more


    Wulfsport British Master - Rd 6 (Aug 8, 2011)

    Library Image courtesy of Mike Wood. With a small break from British Championship and Red Bull rounds to contest the TM riders of Stuart Edmonds and Ryan Pottenger headed off to Hawkstone Park this past weekend to join Amateur MX2 rider Chas Statt at the Wulfsport British Masters series. In the MX2 Pro Class it was Stuart who decided to give himself some real work to do around the world renowned circuit and competed in the 250 four stroke dominated Pro field on a TM 125cc 2-Stroke machine, after a couple of tumbles in the first race and a bad start in race two Stuart battled hard... read more


    TM TV - A TooFast Films Video Of The TM UK Team - RBPN, Canada Heights. (Aug 3, 2011)

    A TM TV - TooFast Films Production of the TM UK team in action at the recent Red Bull Pro Nationals at Canada Heights where TM Racing riders took all four 2-Stroke class overall wins, Stuart Edmonds won all three races in Saturday's Expert Open class with team-mate Jim Davies joining him on the podium in 3rd overall, In the Junior Open class Dunfermline Motorcycles supported TM rider, Jason Martin took the overall from unlucky TM UK team rider Chrisitan Lyth who won the first and third races but was forced to withdraw from race two after a bad crash damaged his handlebars. In the 125cc... read more


    Stuart Edmonds - Awesome TM 125 MX Footage From The RBPN At Canada Heights (Aug 2, 2011)

    See Stuart in action in race 1 of the 125cc 2-Strokes at Canada Heights where he finished second after a bad start (a bit rusty on 125 starts... but we will forgive him !) and then a fall. Stuart then went on to win the next two 125cc races on Sunday after taking all three race wins in Saturday's Open class championship on his TM 250 MX machine. Stuart competed in three classes this past weekend, an incredible 8 races with 5 victories and 2 overall finishes. Here is a link to a video from TooFast Films.......... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3VvrojAbqc read more


    TM Racing 'Smoke' The 2-Stroke Classes At The Red Bull Pro Nationals. (Aug 1, 2011)

    Picture: Stuart Edmonds takes the overall after 3 convincing wins in the 2-Stroke Open class With team-mate Jim Davies in 3rd. Picture courtesy of Moto Magazine. TM RACING riders took top honours in all 4 categories this past weekend at round 4 of the Red Bull Pro National 2-Stroke Championships held at the Canada Heights circuit near Swanley, Kent. The TM mounted pilots swept the top steps of the podium taking the overall victories in both the the 125cc and Open, Junior and Expert classes making it 4 overall wins out of 4 classes for TM Racing machines. The TM UK team were... read more


    Motocross World Championship - Lommel (Aug 1, 2011)

    Lommel is always Lommel and Sunday's race confirmed once again the difficulty of this track, the required skill to be able to navigate the tough circuit is large, lap after lap the track changes continually forcing the riders to improvise and create new lines. Saturday gave evidence straight away that Tanel was feeling confident on this circuit with his TM Racing 450cc machine, setting the fastest time in the official timed practice confirm this. MX1 Race One: Tanel jumps from starting gate well but at the first turn the crowd behind him arrive at full gas, to survive the first turn... read more


    British Motocross Championship - Round 6 - Foxhill (Jul 25, 2011)

    The legendary Foxhill Moto Park in Wiltshire played host to round 6 of the British Motocross Championships this past weekend and the highly contested MX1 and MX2 classes took to the former GP track, nestled in its own amphitheatre, and gave us a good days racing at the highest levels. The forecasted sunny weather did come as promised on Sunday and it was a scorcher of a day, even some scattered cloud cover did little to lower the temperatures and the very dry track was treated to some water throughout the course of the event to keep the dust down... which certainly kept the riders on their... read more


    Chareyre And TM Top The Podium And Championship. (Jul 21, 2011)

    Pomposa, Italy: The fifth round of the Italian International was hosted at the Ferrarese circuit in Pomposa, the weather forecast foretold a wet weekend but the sun shone and warmed the circuit well over the two days. The TM rider of Thomas Chareyre on his TM Racing 450Fi SMX machine posted the second fastest time in the qualifiers on Saturday preceeded by Uros Nastran, Nastran performed a sensational lap conquering his first Pole Position of the season, the third best time was set by Adrien Chareyre with Fabio Balducci on a near identical time in fourth. On Sunday morning during... read more


    Edmonds Takes Overall At ACU British 2-Stroke Championship, Davies Runner-Up In 125 Class (Jul 20, 2011)

    The penultimate round of the 2011 ACU British 2-Stroke Championships took place this past weekend at the famous Canada Heights circuit near Swanley, Kent. With the 'not-so-clever-looking' forecasted weather holding off the scene was set for some exciting 2-Stroke action, however, the rain did eventually show itself later in the day, albeit light enough not to cause any worries, and the TM UK Team powered themselves into the results once more in both the Open and 125cc classes. The current 2011 series leader in the Open class, Stuart Edmonds on his TM 250 MX machine, took the pole in the... read more


    Motocross World Championship - GP of Latvia (Jul 20, 2011)

    Kegums, Latvia: The 2011 Motocross World Championship is here in Kegums for round 10 of the series and for sure the game is not over yet, an exciting weekend in all classes that showed once more that there are many in each class that have the desire and possibilty to win. Cairoli scores the first double victory of the season here and Desalle, who tries so hard to stay with the leaders as he recuperates after injury, is still not giving up the fight, also Bobryshev is starting to show promise and has now taken victories beating Cairoli cleanly, as has Frossard. In MX2 Roczen and Herlings are... read more


    Enduro World Championship - GP of Romania (Jul 19, 2011)

    Buzau, Romania: After the double transfer to Turkey and Greece the World circus lands in Romania to dispute the seventh EWC event. With illustrious accidents and minor troubles the season has been full of surprises for the TM Factory Enduro Team and we enter this event with renewed hope and with much excitement that we can achieve better then before. Day One: The first day did not give us any surprises, those who try hardest came away with the results and for the TM pilots tried hard to better their previous performances. Julien Gauthier ended the day fifth in the E1 Class whilst Aigar... read more


    Motocross Grand Prix of Germany (Jul 19, 2011)

    Teutchenthal, Germany: We have arrived for round 9 of the 2011 Motocross World Championship. This event in Germany confirmed to the world the very high level of competition and the quality and talents of the riders in the Motocross World Championships, especially in the MX1 Class were we bore witness to a new rider taking to the front and winning Grand Prix races, the Russian, Bobryschev. Unfortunately the wheel of fortune does not turn so well for the TM Factory Racing Team and even less so for the strong Estonian pilot, Tanel Leok. MX1 Race One: The Factory TM pilot takes off in the... read more


    The Hicks Hatrick ! (Jul 12, 2011)

    TM UK Cobra youth squad rider, Archie 'the Hurricane' Hicks, took time out from his new-found Motocross schedule to return to the British IOPD Youth Enduro Championships, that he has dominated for the past few seasons, and came away with the spoils once more. Young Archie's saturday did not get off to a great start after his Cobra CX65 machine refused to fire into life on the start, however after a few more kicks she was singing into and Archie was away, albeit at the back of the pack with work to do. 'The Hurricane' got his head down and sliced through field finding himself in third... read more


    Chas Statt 'Smokes' It !! (Jul 9, 2011)

    TM 125 rider, Chas Statt, once again proved that in the right hands the humble 125cc 2-Stroke machine is more than a match for the current crop double capacity 250cc 4 stroke machines by taking the overall at round 5 of the British Masters Amateur MX2 class this past weekend. Chas, who is only now finding his form after spending the winter period recuperating from injury, is showing some incredible pace in these events and has been at the forefront of numerous races this season, not only is Chas running with the elite of the class but is also taking victories and even hole-shotting... read more


    TM UK Team On Form At British Enduro Sprint Championship (Jul 9, 2011)

    The final 2 rounds of the 2011 ACU British Enduro Sprint Championship took place this past weekend at the Berwyn Leisure Park venue near Llangollen, Wales and the TM UK team was there in force to contest rounds nine and ten of this 2 day event. With it's Motorcross team in attendance, as well as the Electraction TM UK Enduro regulars of Jordan Scott and Robert Lynn, it was a busy weekend for the TM UK squad who fielded numerous riders across the class categories. Here is a brief summary of the weekends action for the TM UK riders...... Enduro regular Jordan Scott piloted his TM 250Fi... read more


    Motocross Grand Prix of Sweden (Jul 8, 2011)

    GP SWEDEN Uddevalla: The Motocross world championship circus chose the beautiful Uddervalle district in Sweden for round 8 of the 2011 series and the TM Racing Team arrived at the event with great expectations after the fantastic 2nd position finish obtained by Tanel Leok in the MX1 class at the last round in Spain, to further these expectations Tanel put himself into 7th position in the time qualification on Saturday. MX1 Race One: The first race begins and the TM Racing pilot takes off quickly with a good jump from the start-gate but unfortunately halfway down the start straight... read more


    Supermotard Grand Prix - Andorra (Jul 8, 2011)

    Andorra- The World Supermotard Championship stops at Andorra for this next round of the 2011 Championship and although it is a beautiful sunny day the wind is excessively strong and forces the organizers to reschedule the days events, moving the warm up and cancelling the Superpole. TM Racing rider Thomas Chareyre's weekend starts off well, he obtains second position in qualification only fractions behind his older brother Adrien. Race One: The first race begins and Adrien Chareyre uses his pole position placing to his advantage and heads off into the lead, with Adrien commanding... read more


    British Motocross Championship - Round 5, Desertmartin (Jun 27, 2011)

    Round 5 of the 2011 ACU British Motocross Championshp was held yesterday at the former Grand Prix circuit of Desertmartin, N. Ireland. The highly regarded and incredible elevation changing sandy track gave the crowds an awesome days entertainment and the TM UK Team where there to compete in both the MX1 and MX2 classes, Jim Davies and Ryan Pottenger took to the track on their TM 250cc 2 stroke machinery whilst Irish top gun, Stuart Edmonds, drew his army of home grown fans to the event and competed in the MX2 class on his TM 250Fi machine. After some heavy downpours leading up to the main... read more


    The 'Hurricane' Brought The Rain ! (Jun 23, 2011)

    The Team TM UK Cobra youth squad were in action once again at the latest round of the British IOPD Championship held at the Cwmythig Hill circuit in Rhayader, Wales this past weekend. Archie 'The Hurricane' Hicks and Zak 'Attack' Clarke took part in the 2 day event on their Cobra CX65 machinery and it was a day of mixed results for both riders, On day one in the wet conditions Archie stromed off into the distance and was a minute clear of second placed rider Harry Edmondson at the flag, Archie and Harry riders were the only two riders to accumalate 9 laps. Zak had work to do after... read more


    Enduro World Championship - GP of Greece (Jun 21, 2011)

    Kalampaka, Greece: Regardless of the strong economic crisis in Greece they still host the fifth stage of the Enduro World Champinship. A very hard and tiring race because of the great heat, the temperature hits 40 degrees in the location of this event. An extreme test of about five minutes, one line of ten and a cross test of 4 minutes go into making up the course for this fifth round. Lets start with the E1 class with the Factory TM and the young French pilot Julien Gauthier, The young transalpine takes off well in the morning and quickly marks up some good times, second and third... read more


    Motocross Wolrd Championship - Spain. (Jun 21, 2011)

    La Baneza Spain: The Motocross world circus is found in La Baneza for the GP of Spain, as always the Spanish public do not fail to comply with the great expectations the Motocross GP carries and they have arrived in great numbers to spectate as always. In the MX1 Class the official factory rider, Tanel Leok, arrives in Spain very motivated and impatient to try the new machinery brought for him to this race. In the TM Racing factory they are working extremely hard to comply with the requests of the strong Estonian rider and furthermore there is much developent work going on to give Tanel... read more


    Chas Statt And TM Take To The Top At Foxhill (Jun 21, 2011)

    Picture: courtesy of Russell 'Gorky' Harper. 2011 Wulfsport British Master Championship - Foxhill. With the bulk of the TM UK Team attending the ACU British 2-Stroke Championships it was up to the remaining TM UK Team riders of Chas Statt and Ashley Greedy to fly the flag at this round of the series. With some bad weather leading up to, and during the event, the condition of Wiltshire circuit was much talked about, however the circuit stood up well and gave a good weekends action..... Ashley, who is still struggling with injury, competed in the Masters MX1 class on his TM... read more


    Edmonds and Davies Take To The Podium, Edmonds Leads Championship (Jun 20, 2011)

    Round three of the ACU British 2-Stroke Championship was held yesterday at the Dean Moor circuit near Whitehaven, Cumbria and Team TM UK was there once more to compete. With four riders split over 2 classes, Stuart Edmonds and Christian Lyth in the Open class on their 250cc TM machines and Jim Davies and Ryan Pottenger in the 125cc class on their 125cc TM machines, it was a hectic schedule in what turned out to be less than perfect conditions. After the mud bath of qualifying was over and the 4 TM mounted riders had posted their times in the heavy and slippery conditions it was only a... read more


    Blue Chargers at Red Bull (Jun 14, 2011)

    Pic: Christian Lyth and fellow TM rider Jason Martin go 1-2 at Whitby and In the Open Junior Championship standings. Round 3 of the hugely successful Red Bull Pro National series took place this past weekend at the incredible Skelder Bank circuit overlooking the historical coastal town of Whitby in Yorkshire, the TM UK team were once again there in force fielding a six man squad competing in the 125cc and Open 2-Stroke championships in both Junior and Expert classes and the Pro National Championship over the course of the 2 day event. Coping admirably with the hectic race schedule the TM... read more


    GP of Portugal (Jun 14, 2011)

    The world championship circus has transfered to Portugal to the beautiful red soil track of Agueda..... The qulaifying on Saturday allowed Tanel Leok on his TM 450Fi MX machine to appreciate from the start the latest innovation of his TM Racing factory machine brought for this race by his team and mechanics. In the official qualifying trial Tanel sets an excellent sixth fastest time, while in the qualification race he can only earn thirteenth position finishing wheel to wheel with David Philippaerts. In the Warm-Up on Sunday morning the Estonian Express makes the fastest time... read more


    Supermotard GP of Bulgaria (Jun 14, 2011)

    Pleven Circuit - An all uphill battle for Thomas Chareyre this weekend who declared in some interviews to have badly mastered the Pleven track. Saturdays starts off with good prospects with Thomas taking a promising third position in the qualifiers, however... for Thomas who always aims for the leadership, it wasn't a good result...he wants to win...always !!. With some small modifications to his TM 450Fi SMX machine the team and Thomas felt positive going into the race program on Sunday. First Moto - A hard race, Ivan Lazzarini takes off well followed by the world ex champion... read more


    Christian Lyth - Wroxton (Jun 2, 2011)

    Despite the MX track at Wroxton near Banbury being a new experience for Sleaford MX rider Christian Lyth he was quick to learn his way around the course and ended the weekend in an overall position of fifth. Riding the TM125cc machine Christian began to learn the hilly circuit that also has a couple of big table top jumps. Training went well on Saturday morning with Christian posting some good lap times and he was looking forward to a good set of races over the weekend. The first race was a tough test for the 17 year old rider as he was still to find the fastest lines but he got away... read more


    Chas Statt Continues To Impress (May 20, 2011)

    Picture Courtesy of Mike Wood. TM UK's latest team member, Chas Statt, the likeable young lad from Leicestershire, continues to impress competiting on his 2011 TM Racing 125cc MX machine. Chas, who not only competes in the Red Bull 125cc 2 stroke championship where, in 2010, he took the honour of being crowned Junior Champion and now currently sits in 7th place in the 2011 Expert standings, also does battle in the Wulfsport British Master series. Chas competes in the highly compeitive Amatuer MX2 class at the 'Masters', a class where he must pitch his TM 125cc 2-stroke machine... read more


    Clean Sweep for Edmonds On Home Soil (May 19, 2011)

    With the TM UK teams resident Irishman, Stuart Edmonds, wanting to compete 'back home' on one of the very few free weekends free from British motocross commitments and with a host of sponsors wishing to see the TM UK team in action on Irish soil, the TM UK team packed it's bags and headed for Ireland to compete in round 3 of the Irish Motocross Championships. With a late arrival on Friday night into Dublin Port the team settled down to a well earned rest before setting off once more on Saturday for a leisurely 2 hour drive down the south-eastern coast to the Ferns circuit in County Wexford.... read more


    A Question Of Weather...... (May 18, 2011)

    Viterbo, The third trial of the Italian International, takes place on the beautiful track of Viterbo, in the Tuscian area. The only negative point was the forecast of bad weather for Sunday. The day starts well on Saturday for the strong pilot Thomas Chareyre and his TM Factory that obtained pole position in front of the hardened Thierry VDB followed by Davide Gozzini and Adrien Chareyre and Ivan Lazzarini. Sunday starts with better propositions but, just a few minutes before the beginning of the race, while the pilots were in the pre-parking zone the rain started sooner than predicted... read more


    Sicilia GP d'Italia (May 18, 2011)

    For the first time the ciruit of the Enduro World stops in Scicily in the beautiful area of Francavilla, a hard race made really hard because of the heat and by a following of specials that are extremely difficult and witnessed the pilots making numerous falls. The E1 class is always a battle and apart from the first positions the rest of the pilots always fight on a few seconds to conquer a high classification position. Julien Gauthier competing in the E1 class started off as TM Racing's number one pilot and was confident, the competition however is as fierce as the circuit itself and... read more


    Grand Prix of The USA (May 18, 2011)

    The long awaited over American G.P has arrived at Glen Helen. America is always America and the atmosphere is always electrifying, the Americans really feel this event and so do the riders and teams involved. MX1-Unfortunaltely the weekend for the Estonian Express did not start off in the best way, during the practice on Saturday whilst Tanel was coming up to a triple jump he found a rider that had committed a mistake in front of him, this forced Tanel to shut off the gas suddenly, the immediate reduction in pace to avoid this rider slow caused Tanel to come up short hitting the face... read more


    Red Bull Pro Nationals, Round 2 - Landrake. (May 9, 2011)

    Pic: Stuart Edmonds Goes down fighting in the Open 2-stroke Championships - courtesy of Ian Roxburgh / MCF. Round 2 of the ever popular Red Bull Pro National Series was held this past weekend at the Landrake circuit near Plymouth and the TM UK team were there in force to compete in both the open and 125cc two-stroke Championships as well as the Pro Nationals. With a 5 man squad entered into the event it was a hectic weekend for all involved and the action started on Saturday with the Open 2-strokes Championships, flying the TM coloured flag were Stuart Edmonds and Jim Davies on their... read more


    ACU 2011 British Motocross Championship, Round 4, Milton Malsor. (May 2, 2011)

    Round 4 of the 2011 ACU British Motocross Championships was held this past weekend at the Milton Malsor circuit in Northampton, this new venue to the British Championship calendar was a little different from the usual circuit type that are used throughout the season and was for sure going to be a challenge for the riders to navigate the tight, twisty and jumpy course let alone try to make passes. With the track drenched in water the night before the event the soil was prepped and ready for action and it certainly made qualifying interesting as the sodden soil clung to the machines... read more


    2011 ACU British 2-Stroke Championship - Round 2 - Finningly. (Apr 12, 2011)

    Round two of the 2011 ACU British 2-Stroke Championship was held this past weekend at the Finningly circuit near Doncaster, the recently renovated circuit was definitely on the quick side and the mixed surfaces of hard pack and sand certainly gave the riders some challenges throughout the day. The TM UK team was out in force for this 2-Stroke only event and with 5 riders competing in the three races it was a busy day for all involved, Jim Davies, Chas Statt and Ryan Pottenger pitched battle in the 125cc class on their TM Racing 125MX machines, whilst Stuart Edmonds and Christian Lyth... read more


    Red Bull Pro Nationals and 2 Stroke Championships - Round 1 - Fat Cat Moto Park (Apr 5, 2011)

    The first round of the 2011 Red Bull Pro Nationals, which includes the 125cc and Open 2 Stroke Championships, took place this past weekend at the new Fat-Cat Moto Park venue at Armthorpe near Doncaster. The recently built sand track certainly dug out over the two days of action and proved to be a demanding challenge for all riders, even more so for the TM UK team members who raced two different class machines over the weekend doing up to 6 races and 2 qualifiers. With Saturday witnessing the Open 2-Stroke machines doing battle it was the TM UK riders of Stuart Edmonds, Jim Davies and... read more


    Thomas Chareyre and TM dominate The First of the World Supermoto Championship (Apr 4, 2011)

    The 2011 edition of the World Supermoto Championship started with Kart Planet circuit in Busca, managed by DBO. The TM Racing team presented itself at the Piemontese's circuit in new attire after parting company with the 747 motorsport team run by Simone Girolami, for 2011 the rudder of the team has passed into the hands of Alex Serafini, TM Racing owner,Gastone Serafini's son, who disrobing from his riders outfit now dresses as the team manager. Many things change, but not the results and the young transalpine riders determination to win is still as strone as ever, with embarrassing... read more


    Electraction TM ready for 2011 Enduro World Championship (Mar 29, 2011)

    With less than one week to go before the start of the 2011 Enduro World Championship season gets underway in Ponts, Spain, Electraction TM riders Josh Green (Australia) and Jordan Scott (Ireland) are among more than 50 Enduro Junior class riders eagerly awaiting the start of the new series. With more riders participating in the EJ class than any other in 2011 competition will undoubtedly be fierce, but both Green and Scott are ready for the challenges ahead and looking forward to what they hope will be an enjoyable and rewarding eight-event championship. In addition the team's most... read more


    Thomas Chareyre dominates the first round of the S1 International of Italy (Mar 29, 2011)

    The year 2010 ended with Thomas Chareyre and TM Racing being World Champions yet again and 2011 starts with the dominance of Thomas Chareyre and his factory TM SMX 450Fi once more. Thomas, despite suffering with a problem from a shoulder injured during the winter tests, appeared in great shape and he proved that by recording the fastest time in free practices as well as qualifying practices and winning both heats in program. Great news from this championship was a start gate on the road off section (like Motocross) that could take away to Thomas the advantage normally attributed from the... read more


    British Motocross Championship - Round 2 - Canada Heights (Mar 28, 2011)

    The second round of the 2011 British Motocross Championships were held this past weekend at the Canada Heights circuit near Swanley, Kent and the TM UK Team was there to compete in both the MX2 and MX1 classes. The long standing British Championship venue, situated opposite the famous motorsport facility of Brands Hatch, was in prime condition and even though Saturday afternoon was a little on the chilly and breezy side Sunday morning greeted us with a clearer sky and a welcome increase in temperature as the qualifying sessions got underway. TM UK's Stuart Edmonds, who came out all... read more


    Tanel Leok close to his first victory with TM (Mar 25, 2011)

    20th March 2011 Hawkstone Park, UK Motocross International race The Estonian Express, no longer able to fight for the final victory at the Motocross International of Italy, has decided to participate in the classic Hawkstone Park Motocross event to see the potential of his bike on the Nordic sand. Tanel found immediately the right feeling going to win the pole position in front of the Belgian Clement Desalle. In the first heat Tanel takes the lead and holds it up to a last lap when his bike, due to the rupture of the silencer, visibly loses power and allows Desalle... read more


    Aaron Lowe Steps-Up To The Pro MX1 Class On His Ras Sports TM 450Fi. (Mar 18, 2011)

    2010 British Masters Michelin MX1 Champion, Aaron Lowe, makes a brave move up to the Pro MX1 Class for this season to do battle with some of the UK's best riders on his new machinery, a 2011 TM 450Fi machine supplied and supported by RAS Sports of Brighouse. Finally the 2011 season is underway and Aaron's first race on his 2011 calender is the round 1 of British Masters series at Mallory park. The weather held up with some rain on the Saturday night making some improvements to what was a very dry hard packed track on the Saturday. With some 30 riders out for the qualifying session... read more


    Cusses Gorse Trackday / Photoshoot - 16th March 2011 (Mar 17, 2011)

    TM rider Jim 'Dingbat' Davies and his long time friend and sidekick Kristian 'Doris' Whatley entertained the crowds at another of the awesome Cusses Gorse trackday and photoshoot events this week. Dingbat and Doris, fully kitted in their Supergoon gear, were patrolling the track most of the day on the look out for trouble.....and for the most causing it, they were there on the scene as slow as you like to only add more misery, grief and confusion to proceedings, turning the most simple of affairs into a full scale riot. In one of their latest rescue attempts Dingbat wound his TM... read more


    A Ray of Sunshine Through The Brampton Blues....... (Mar 14, 2011)

    Picture Courtesy of David Milano. The first round of the ACU 2011 British 2-Stroke Championship got underway this past weekend at the Brampton circuit in Cumbria. The forecasted snow did not really appear however the rain did, in good quantity, enough to ensure that even getting into the paddock area was a complicated exercise let alone for the riders who had to navigate the very wet, rutted and cut up track. The constant light rain that fell through Saturday night finally ceased in the early hours and we were greeted with a slightly clearer sky on Sunday morning but the track was not... read more


    TM UK Cobra Youth Squad In Action At The IOPD Champs, Hicks Takes Victory On Both Days (Mar 14, 2011)

    Pic: Archie 'The Hurricane' Hicks getting some air time on his Cobra CX 65 machine. The TM UK Cobra Youth Squad of Archie Hicks and Zak Clarke were in action this past weekend at the latest round of the 2011 IOPD British Junior Enduro Championship, this event was held over two days and below is a brief summary of the action. Day 1:..... Archie, the reigning champion, got off to a flying start and led the pack into the first turn followed by his team-mate Zak, as Archie stretched his lead out front young Zak made a small mistake navigating a gate crossing on lap 2 and dropped his... read more


    2011 British Motocross Championship Rd1 - Little Silver (Mar 7, 2011)

    The first round of the 2011 Maxxis British Motocross Championship series took place this past weekend at the Little Silver circuit situated on the outskirts of Exeter, Devon and the TM UK Team were there to compete in this seasons big opening event. Despite the terrible weather in the weeks leading up to the event the track was in near perfect condition, albeit a tad on the cold side, and it was Stuart Edmonds in the MX2 class riding his TM 250Fi machine that was first onto the circuit for his free practice and qualifying session. Stuart , who has changed classes this year form MX1 to... read more


    2011 TM Racing Cup - Genk (Mar 1, 2011)

    After the continuing success of the TM Racing cup in the netherlands over the past few years, where only TM machines are allowed to compete, the organisors of these events are once again running the TM Cup Final in 2011 at the well known GP circuit of Genk in Belgium. The event is scheduled for the 22nd of October 2011 and is open to any TM rider from around the world, last years event saw over 120 riders attend the event and compete in the classes of, Youth (85), National 2 Stroke, National MX1, National MX2, and Pro. Rumour has it there there will also be a TM of Nations category... read more


    Edmonds Opens Eyes On His BEC Debut. (Feb 28, 2011)

    TM UK's long time Motorcross rider, Stuart Edmonds, took the opportunity to compete in the first round of the ACU British Enduro Championship this past weekend and he certainly set some tongues wagging, piloting TM Racing's 2011 250Fi Enduro machine in the Championship - Under 23 - E1 Class Stuart showed his class and adapted to the new discipline incredibly well. With this being Stuart's first 'time-card' event he was a little aprehensive but nevertheless took to the Thetford Forest circuit well and began setting times straight from that would put him right near the top of the... read more


    Tanel Leok And TM On The Podium At Mantova Starcross. (Feb 21, 2011)

    After the winter break the 2011 Motocross season now begins and for the TM RACING Factory Team it began with the classic race, the StarCross event in Mantova. The rejuvenated TM RACING Factory Team debuted their latest arrival to the team at this prestigious event, the Estonian Express, Tanel Leok. Tanel will contest this years Grand Prix series alongside his team-mate and cousin Aigar Leok, both will pilot TM Racing's new TM 450Fi machine in the MX1 class, while the young Czech rider, Petr Smitka who replaces Martin Michek, will compete in the MX2 class on TM Racing's new 250Fi... read more


    Tough Start to BSEC Championship for Lynn (Feb 18, 2011)

    Ireland's newest motocross team, Area 51 Racing, made their first competitive outing of the 2011 season when their rider Robert Lynn took to the start line of the ACU British Sprint Enduro Championship at Saints Well, Mid Wales on February 12/13 to do battle on his TM 250Fi machine. Lynn, a championship winner of the 2010 series was hoping for a strong start to his 2011 campaign but instead struggled through a difficult weekend racing. Aggravating an old injury Saturday morning, Lynn started the day in the worst way possible and by mid day was struggling to walk let alone race. Faced with a... read more


    TM UK's Stuart Edmonds Tops The E1 U23 Class At British Sprint Enduro Championship (Feb 17, 2011)

    TM UK's Stuart Edmond swapped his front number plate for a headlight and headed over to Wales last weekend to compete with the Electraction TM Enduro squad at the first round of the 2011 ACU British Sprint Enduro Championship. Stuart, being a total stranger to the Enduro discipline, stepped up to the challenge and took the Under 23 - E1 class win on both days of the 2 day event on his TM 250Fi machine, finishing 3rd overall on Saturday, after finding his feet, Stuart still took the E1 class honours nevertheless. On Sunday, in rather wet and tricky condtions that would see the event cut... read more


    Electraction TM's Josh Green Injured In Training (Feb 16, 2011)

    Electraction TM's Josh Green has suffered another setback in his preparation for this coming season. While putting the finishing touches to winter training programme in Australia before returning back to Europe, Green, a winner at the EWC GP of Greece, crashed on his local motocross track. Although only a minor crash, the resulting impact left Josh with a dislocated shoulder. The timing of the incident could not have come at a worse time as Green was due to return to the United Kingdom to compete in the opening round of the British Enduro Championship (BEC) on February 27th having finally... read more


    TM UK Team To Compete In The 2011 ACU British 2 Stroke Championship (Feb 10, 2011)

    TM UK will be fielding a 4 man squad in the 2011 ACU British 2 stroke championship, the team will be split into two 125cc riders and two 250cc riders. Jim Davies, the 2009 Fuchs Silkolene Champion and 2010 runner-up, will compete alongside team-mate Ryan Pottenger, the multi time youth and clubman Champion, in the 125 class on their TM Racing 125cc MX machines. Stuart Edmonds, the 2009 Irish MX1 and MX2 Champion, 2010 Motocross Des Nations entrant and 2010 Fuchs Silkolene Open Class runner-up (on a 250cc machine) will compete alongside fellow TM UK team member Christian Lyth in the... read more


    Stuart Edmonds Prepares For The 2011 Season. (Feb 7, 2011)

    TM UK's Stuart Edmonds has been preparing for the upcoming 2011 season back in his native home of Ireland, T9 Images caught up with Stuart recently at the famout Desertmartin circuit...... Please copy the link below http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXxzdmGFRaA&feature=player_embedded# read more


    SMRE Engineering Electric Bike. (Jan 26, 2011)

    SMRE Engineering, who specialise in laser, water and ultrasonic cutting machinery, the production of material bonding machinery and a huge research and development program that find solutions and design machinery to overcome numerous engineering challenges, have unveiled their latest project, the I.E.T powered motorcycle. SMRE, who support the TM Racing factory team, have taken their newest creation, the Integrated Electric Transmission, and fitted it it to a TM Racing rolling chassis. This machine was then entered into the E-Moto Championship in Switzerland where Simone Girolami ( TM... read more


    TM UK's January Sale Is Coming To An End (Jan 20, 2011)

    TM UK's 'January Sale' will be coming to an end shortly. Get your new 2011 TM Racing machine ordered from your TM Racing Dealer before the end of January to save on the new Vat increase. Don't delay......Order today. Find your nearest TM Racing dealer using the link below. http://www.tmukonline.net/Page/90/tm-dealers.html read more


    The 'Hurricane' Is Coming (Jan 19, 2011)

    TM UK Cobra Youth Squad rider Archie 'The Hurricane' Hicks took his Cobra CX 65 machine to the runner up spot this past weekend at the first round of the WIlden MXC Winter Series which took place at the Wilden Lane Circuit. The circuit was in as good as condition as could be hoped for with the reacent weather and young Archie was unlucky not to take the 'top-step' at this first round of the Championship. The next round of this packed series will take place at the Wilden Lane circuit this coming weekend read more


    Motorcycle Trade Expo 2K11 (Jan 10, 2011)

    TM UK will be attending the 2011 Motorcycle Trade Expo at the NEC, Birmingham this month. This huge motorcycle trade event runs from Sunday 23rd January until Tuesday 25th January and TM UK will be there with some offerings from the TM Racing 2011 range as well as featuring products from the impressive Scalvini exhaust system range. TM UK will on stand 613 which is situated close to the 'Nitro Bar' restaurant and refreshment area on the opposite side of the hall from main entrance. Please come along and say hello to our representatives at the show. read more


    TM Racing Involved In Moto 3 Project (Jan 10, 2011)

    TM Racing is now supplying engines for the Ioda Racing Project's new Moto3 class machine for the 2010 Moto GP series. With the 125cc 2-stroke powerplant class being dropped in favour of a 250cc 4-stroke powerplant class TM Racing have been asked to supply their new 250cc 4t Fi engine for this machine, testing and development of this latest project by the Italian Motorcycle Federation for Giampiero Saachi has already begun. read more


    Electraction TM Enduro Race Team Annouce 2011 Plans (Jan 7, 2011)

    Electraction TM set to return to BEC and BSEC Following the forced retirement of Philip McLaughlin and the refusal of access to the UK of Australian Josh Green, Electraction TM withdrew from British Enduro Championship and the British Sprint Enduro Championship in 2010. Behind the scenes, the team continued to work with UK immigration and Greens Visa papers are now finally being progressed. Once these are cleared, the team will return to the series, with Jordan Scott, Gordon Clarke and Josh Green. Jordan will ride U23 on a 125, Gordon will move to E1 along with Josh on the new TM250... read more


    Gozzini and TM Take the NZ Tri-Series Title For 2010 (Jan 4, 2011)

    Gozzini finishes 2010 in dominating form. Davide Gozzini arrives fresh from Australia where he had a brief stopover to take the Australian S1 title on his way to defend his NZ Tri-Series Championship title and the Historic Wanganui Cemetery Race. Arriving in Auckland just a couple of days before the first round which was being held at the new venue of Hampton Downs, the first moto had Davide dialing in his bike to suit the fast open New Zealand tracks. Then showing why the TM SMX450 and "the Master" are so dominant. Taking all following moto's in the Tri-Series Championship over the... read more


    SAVE NOW - Price Freezes On 2011 TM Racing Machines. (Jan 1, 2011)

    Save Now On 2011 TM Racing Machines. TM UK are currently freezing prices on 2011 TM racing machines, that means no price increases from exchangeable rates or VAT from the 4th of January 2011. Get Your New TM Ordered Today From Your Local TM dealer And Save Before This Offer Ends. www.tmukonline.net/Page/90/tm-dealers.html read more


    Cobra MX'er Stilez Robertson Is Closing In On The Company's All-Time National win record (Dec 23, 2010)

    HILLSDALE, Mich, (Dec. 21, 2010) - While many of today's top pro motocross racers cut their MX teeth in the saddle of an American-built Cobra, a young guy out of Bakersfield, Calif., is putting up numbers worthy of calling him the Most successful Cobra racer of all time. Stilez Robertson - all seven years, 62 pounds and 52 inches of him - tore it up this year, winning major amateur MX national titles at Lake Whitney (Texas), Las Vegas' World Mini GPs and the Amateur Open of Motocross in Arizona. His effort brought his overall win total to 20, tying Cobra's Adam Cianciarulo for the most... read more


    Zak Clarke Joins Archie Hicks On The TM UK Cobra Squad (Dec 21, 2010)

    Bristol based youth rider Zak Clarke will join the TM UK youth squad alongside Archie Hicks for 2011. 10 year old Zak, who currently pilots a 2009 model Cobra CX65cc machine, recently took the 2010 championship titles in the 'Wilden - Moto Goo Championship', the 'GoldenTyre MX27 Series and the 'IOPD British Youth Enduro Championship' and will contest next years events alongside Archie on their 2011 Cobra CX 65cc machines. Both riders are looking forward to a new challenge in 2011 as not only will they be competing in their regular IOPD British Youth Enduro Championship and selected... read more


    TM Racing's 2011 MX Machines Top Todays TMX News (Dec 17, 2010)

    TM Racing's 2011model 250cc 2t MX machine graces the cover of this weeks TMX News. Inside this issue you will find a full feature covering 5 pages on the 2011 TM Racing 125cc, 250cc and 300cc 2-stroke MX models and the 250Fi MX and 450Fi MX models, these machines were ridden and rated by former Grand Prix rider Mark Hucklebridge who headed off to Washbrook Farm a few weeks back to put the bike through their paces. Get your issue today to see what Mark thought of the latest offerings from the 'biggest little bike shop' in the world. read more


    Davide Gozzini and TM Racing Win the 2010 Australian Supermotard Championship - For the 3rd Consecutive Year (Dec 6, 2010)

    Davide Gozzini piloting his TM racing S1 class machine took the title of '2010 Australian Supemotard Champion', this is Davide's 3rd consecutive year of taking the title. The highlight of the day was certainly the S1 class, with the wet conditions behind them Gozzini and Iddon put on a display of Supermoto riding the like of which has not been witnessed in Australia previously. The pair treated the crowd to the most spectacular riding with brave inside passing moves by both riders just about every lap. The pair each tried to outsmart the other with several passing moves each lap, with... read more


    TM Racing - 2010 Supermotard World Champions (Nov 28, 2010)

    TM Racing have done it again....... After taking the 2009 world title, with Thierry Van Den Bosch, TM have now claimed the 2010 title with Thomas Chareyre taking the top honours finishing on 309 points and second place in the overall standings went to Thomas's TM team-mate Davide Gozzini, only 2 points in arrears on 307. Both riders piloted TM Racing's 450Fi SMX machines which featured TM's new 450cc Fuel injected engine, this new Efi fuelled powerplant is now fitted to the 2011 range in Motocross, Enduro and of course Supermotard variants. TM Racing also claimed the coveted... read more


    Archie Does the Double And Wins Round Two (Nov 24, 2010)

    Pic: The 'Hurricane' kicks up a whirlwind!. TM UK supported Cobra CX65 rider Archie 'The Hurricane' Hicks continued his great start to the Mudie Bond Youth Challenge series by winning the second round at Stourport. After winning the series opener a couple of weeks previously young Archie was in the driving seat leading into round two, after getting off to a good start Archie found himself in a 'battle royale' with Harry Edmondson of Edmondson Racing. The pair fought it out over the changing conditions for four laps, however young Harry and his KTM were no match for the the Cobra pairing... read more


    TM Test-Day At Washbrook Farm Mx. 20/11/10 (Nov 21, 2010)

    TM UK held a TM Racing test day at the incredible Washbrook Farm MX facility in Doddington, Nr Cambridge this past Saturday and countless riders got a chance to throw there leg over some of Italy's finest. Although the weather conditions were not perfect, the fog never really lifted throughout the day and it times if felt near freezing, the track rode superbly and the TM machinery seriously got put through it paces all day with only fuels stops giving the hard worked machines a breather. With the 85cc, 125cc, 250cc and 300cc 2-strokes and the 250Fi and 450Fi 4-strokes available for test... read more


    Archie Hicks Claims The 2010 IOPD British Youth Enduro Championship (Nov 18, 2010)

    TM UK's Cobra supported rider, Archie 'The Hurricane' Hicks, will take the title of 2010 IOPD British Youth Enduro Champion. The likeable 9 year old lad from Wiltshire secured the 2010 championship title with rounds still remaining in the highly contested series. Piloting his ultra reliable Cobra CX65 machine in these gruelling Enduro events Archie has battled hard all season and the work has paid off. During the winter Archie will be in training preparing himself for the 2011 season where he will once again compete in the IOPD Championship, also on 'The Hurricane's' calender is the... read more


    Hughes Hits The Front (Nov 17, 2010)

    Connor and his new TM 85 on a charge. Connor Hughes, who recently swapped machinery and became the proud owner of a gleaming 2011 TM Racing 85c MX bike, has shown what his new machine capable of by taking the overall win at the first round of the Combined Winter Series. This series which combines riders form the Cambridge, East Anglia and East Kent clubs has put a whole host of quality riders against each other and young Connor shone through taking a win and two seconds places for the overall result. In the 65cc class Christopher Mills showed dominant form taking his Cobra to a... read more


    Devizes Club Awards (Nov 16, 2010)

    Picture: Aaron receives his trophy from Club secretary Jason Read. The Devizes Motocross Club held its annual awards ceremony this past Saturday evening at the Woodlands Social Club in Calne, Wiltshire and it was TM rider Aaron Read who picked up the 'big' trophy and became the 2010 Expert Champion / Top Points Scorer. Aaron has contested the series this year on a TM 250cc 2-stroke machine and took the overall victory by a considerable margin. Fellow TM rider Ben Haggarty who also competes in the same Championship took 5th overall on his TM 125cc machine. Congratulations to both... read more


    Historic Week For the Cobra CX50cc (Nov 1, 2010)

    Cobra UK's National Team Rider Daniel Breen wins the first round of the national SX championship at the famous Belfast Odyssey Arena aboard the new CX50 (Big Wheel) While Cobra mounted 65 rider Dylan Woodcock also pull's out all the stops with a full house of over Nine thousand people watching Dylan crossing the line to a photo finish. HUGE news out of Belfast this weekend as team Cobra's Daniel Breen from High Wycombe became the first racer in British Supercross racing history to win a major 50cc class amateur SX championship race in Northern Ireland this past weekend aboard the new... read more


    Edmonds Crashes Hard But Battles On At The Odyssey (Oct 25, 2010)

    Pic: Stuart Takes the Holeshot The first round of the 2010 Future West Supercross series took place this past weekend at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast, Ireland and TM's Stuart Edmonds was there competing in both the SX1 and SX2 categories. With practice sessions taking place during the Saturday afternoon leading up to the main event the young Dublin lad had opted to ride TM racing's incredible 250Fi machine in both classes, on the tight and demanding track that was cutting up quite badly at times it was definately the correct choice and Stuart posted the 2nd fastest time in his last... read more


    CHRISTIAN LYTH WINS AT SILVERSTONE (Oct 18, 2010)

    Sleaford motocross rider Christian Lyth made a return visit to the British Championship MX track at Silverstone where he contested three races on Sunday, winning two and finishing second in the third encounter. Christian had previously ridden the circuit during the MotoGP weekend and was looking forward to the renewed challenge Training went well and despite some of the more technical sections having been removed since he was last there, the track was still challenging. As race one got underway Christian made a good start and was sixth into the first corner, up into second at turn... read more


    TM RACING on the podium of the SMoN with Thomas Chareyre and Davide Gozzini (Oct 18, 2010)

    Good weekend for 747-Motosport/TM Racing Factory Team who placed Thomas Chareyre, with the French national team, and Davide Gozzini, with the Italian national team, on the two highest steps of the podium. Nevertheless, the two TM riders had to deal with bad luck and this enhances the results achieved. Thomas Chareyre had to deal with two bad starts that forced him to manage an incredible comebacks to finish in second place the first heat behind his compatriot Van Den Bosch and winning the second heat with great authority by helping the French National team to win the Nations. Much... read more


    Rossi's TM Powered Street Racer (Oct 15, 2010)

    Graziano Rossi the former road racer and father of the legendary Valentino Rossi, who had to retire from competitive racing after an horrendous crash in the Imola 200, turned his hand to producing 'street' motorcycles a number of years ago and has recently released pictures of his latest creation. This newest machine from the company 'Ouroboros' is the Zaeta 530, pictured above, which will be available in two models, road legal street and race, both of which will be powered by a TM 530cc 4-stroke engine. The price for this machine, a cool 13,500 euro which includes two track days and... read more


    Tanel Leok and TM RACING together to aim for the World podium (Oct 1, 2010)

    Finally, after a lot of rumours around the Motocross World Championship paddock, it's official! Estonian born rider,Tanel Leok, will ride in 2011for the TM Racing factory team on a TM MX 450Fi in the MX1 Motocross World Championship class. For a few years now the the Pesaro based manufacturer has shown interest to have "the Estonian Express" in their team, he was of special interest to Gastone Serafini, the owner of TM RACING S.p.A., who has been always attracted by the riding style of Tanel. Tanel Leok, who was described by his friend and multi-world champion Antonio Cairoli as "... read more


    Thomas Chareyre and Davide Gozzini paired in the top of the World (Sep 30, 2010)

    Davide Gozzini arrived in Pleven with the clear intention to maintain his leadership as did his teammate Thomas Chareyre, whose also intended to take back the red plate, and both succeeded in their aim. At the end of an exciting weekend both TM riders joint leaders at the top of the World Championship with only one GP left to race, that of Spain. Thomas Chareyre had already launched his attack from the time practices of Saturday going to win the pole position while Davide Gozzini was no more than third behind the Finnish Hermunen and in front of the French Van Den Bosch, positions which... read more


    Rodrig Thain closes the 2010 World Championship on the podium (Sep 30, 2010)

    With the French race, characterized by bad weather, we arrived to the conclusion of the 2010 Enduro World Championship. French TM factory rider Rodrig Thain, after a not very positive period, managed to finish the season with an excellent third place in second race day in the E2 class after a seventh place won on Saturday. Rodrig with this result confirms the renewed feeling with his bike and what is auspicious in view of the ISDE which will be held in Mexico begin of November. Only a tenth and ninth place for Maurizio Micheluz in E1 class while the Czech Michal Kadlecek ended with a... read more


    Thomas Chareyre dominates the race and won the 2010 Supermoto International of Italy (Sep 27, 2010)

    It was a perfect weekend for the French TM Racing factory rider who just ended on the circuit South Milan at Ottobiano. Thomas Chareyre took pole position and two heats victories that have left to his rivals only a possibility to fight for lower places of the podium. With this result TM Racingand Thomas Chareyre conquered the 2010 International of Italy. Second place in the International ranking for the other TM Racing factory rider Davide Gozzini who also won a second place in the Italian Championship. In Race 1 Thomas takes the hole shot at the first corner and keeps the lead to... read more


    Electraction TM Signs New Rider Jordan Scott (Sep 13, 2010)

    Following on from the retirement of Phillip McLaughlin, Electraction TM are pleased to announce the signing of Jordan Scott to the team. The 19-year old from Newtownards, Northern Ireland is a newcomer to the sport of enduro but it is with an illustrious schoolboy trials career before reaching the top level of Irish adult motocross within the last two seasons that Electraction TM believe Scott has the ability to transfer these skills to the world of enduro. For the 2011 season Scott will contest the Enduro World Championship (EWC) competing in the Junior Youth Cup on a TM 125EN along... read more


    Electraction TM's Phillip McLaughlin Retires From Competition (Sep 8, 2010)

    It is with regret that Electraction TM's Phillip McLaughlin has been forced to announce his retirement from international enduro competition due to on-going health issues. After a rigorous winter of testing and training, McLaughlin entered this season with high hopes of building on his performances in both the Enduro World Championship (EWC) and British Enduro Championship. But unfortunately a high-speed crash during the EWC GP of Spain triggered off a chain reaction of health problems that later saw Phillip lose consciousness no less than four times throughout the year. Evident that... read more


    TM Racing Top The Podiums In The 2 Stroke Classes At Foxhill (Sep 6, 2010)

    Picture courtesy of Chris Way Photography. www.chris-way.fotopic.net. The TM mounted duo of Stuart Edmonds, Open 2 Stroke Championship Class on a 250cc TM, and Jim Davies the reigning 125cc champion, in the 125cc 2 Stroke Championship Class on his TM, both claimed their overall class victories at the penultimate round of the Red Bull / Fuchs Silkolene 2 Stroke Championships this weekend at Foxhill Moto Parc in Wiltshire. Stuart showed his incredible talent on Saturday on the dry and dusty foxhill circuit delighting the crowds as he manouvered the sweet handling 250cc TM around the... read more


    Wet n' wild time for Josh Green at EWC GP of Turkey (Sep 6, 2010)

    Electraction TM rider Josh Green's hopes of repeating the podium topping result he scored at the recent GP of Greece came to a decidedly wet end on day one of the GP of Turkey as a drowned bike forced him out of the opening day's competition. Mid-way through the first lap, and having not yet reached the event's first timed special test, Josh arrived at a deep river crossing to find a rider stopped ahead of him. Trying to ride around the stopped rider Josh and his TM ended up going for a swim. Able to empty his bike of water and get it running before going on to place third in class on the... read more


    Gozzini and Chareyre Take TM Racing to First and Second in World Championship Standings (Sep 2, 2010)

    It was an excellent weekend for Davide Gozzini after winning his first GP of the season and becoming the new FIM SuperMoto World Championship leader. Second was Thierry Van Den Bosch and third was Andrea Occhini, who was on the podium for the first time in his professional career. Thomas Chareyre took the Superpole, but was just fourth due to a DNF in the first race. Teo Monticelli was first overall in the UEM European Championship Open class, while current Championship leader Nastran was second and Fabrizio Bartolini was third. Lukas Hollbacher dominated the S3 class and was proclaimed... read more


    Josh Green secures first EWC win at GP of Greece (Aug 30, 2010)

    Electraction TM team rider Josh Green has claimed his first ever Enduro World Championship victory, topping the competitive Enduro Junior class on the second day of the GP of Greece. Returning to the EWC competition having spent little time on a bike prior to the event as a result of a knee injury picked up at the fourth round of the series in Poland, Josh made a steady start to day one but ended the event in the best possible way, by claiming his maiden EWC victory. The opening day's competition was for many the hardest of the series so far. With temperatures soaring above 40 degrees... read more


    Edmonds Gets Prepared For The 2010 MXoN (Aug 27, 2010)

    TM UK Rider Stuart Edmonds is working hard in preparation for the upcoming Motocross Of Nations which is to be held at the Thunder Valley Motorsport Park facilty on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado in September. Stuart will be representing his native home of Ireland once more alongside team-mates Gordon Crockard and Martin Barr in this prestigious annual event. Stuarts TM 450 MX1 class machinery and necessary equipment will be heading off to the US next week to arrive there in time for some valuable set-up and practice. Before setting off for Denver on the 20th of September Stuart is... read more


    2011 Cobra models (Aug 26, 2010)

    Once again, the CX65 receives huge improvements for 2011. Starting off with a new transmission that has so many enhancements that we can't list them all. Some of the big ones include: A hard coated, super lightweight shift drum to reduce weight and friction, an improved shifting mechanism that adjusts the shifting leverage ratio for small feet making for super smooth shifting, and square cut gear dogs for more positive gear engagement. At the back end of the bike, three firsts for the industry: A full floating rear brake caliper that reduces friction and improves feel, a lighter and stiffer... read more


    Electraction TM's Josh Green ready for EWC GP of Greece (Aug 23, 2010)

    Electraction TM's Josh Green will make his return to Enduro World Championship (EWC) competition when the EWC resumes in Greece this coming weekend. Green, injured during the GP of Poland is now fully recovered from his knee injury that forced him to withdraw Polish GP and subsequently miss the GP of Slovakia the following weekend. After returning home to Australia to recover, the 20-year old is keen to return to the track and find the form which saw him finish on the podium during the GP of Portugal. Currently lying 9th overall in the Enduro Junior class but only seven points adrift of... read more


    British Championship Rd 6 - Farleigh Castle (Aug 16, 2010)

    The world famous motocross venue of Farleigh Castle played host to round 6 of the British Motocross Championships this past weekend, this former Grand Prix circuit steeped in history was a little out of the ordinary from what 'modern' MX facilities have become, a very natural track with no real man made jumps, hugely fast straights, off camber grassy turns and tighter wooded section certainly did its best to upset the 'norm' and provided and entertaining days racing for all that attended this big event. Team TM UK were there with riders represented in both classes, Irish ace Stuart... read more


    Cobra sweeps 50cc titles at Loretta's - And add Cobra's first-ever 65cc podium (Aug 13, 2010)

    Gage Linville wins the 4-6 AMA 2 title; Jackson Turpin's tops in 7-8 AMA 1; Chase Sexton's 3rd in 65cc 7-11 Mod The big news out of Hurricane Mills, Tenn., this past week was Cobra Motorcycles sweeping all of the 50cc titles at the 29th running of the AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships, presented by AMSOIL, at Loretta Lynn's Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tenn. But possibly the biggest news for Cobra as a company was the CX65's first-ever 65cc overall podium at Loretta's with Illinois' Chase Sexton bringing home a 3rd place finish in the 7-11 Modified class, going 6th/3rd/5th.... read more


    Edmonds To Represent Ireland In The 2010 Motocross Des Nations (Jul 31, 2010)

    TM UK's Stuart Edmonds has been chosen to represent Team Ireland in the upcoming Motocross Des Nations to be held at Thunder Valley, Colorado, in September. Stuart made his Des Nations debut in 2008 and was then chosen to represent Ireland once more in 2009, unfortunately due to injury Stuart had to relinquish his place in the 2009 team and was forced to watch the Italian event from the sidelines. Spending 6 months over the latter part of 2009 and early 2010 recuperating from his injuries, the current MX1 and MX2 Irish champion, missed out on the crucial 'winter period' where the... read more


    Archie Hicks Claims The 2010 IOPD British Youth Enduro Championship (Jul 30, 2010)

    Pic: 'The Hurricane' leaves an 'orange' trail in his wake! TM UK's Cobra supported rider, Archie 'The Hurricane' Hicks, will take the title of 2010 IOPD British Youth Enduro Champion. The likeable 9 year old lad from Wiltshire has secured the 2010 championship title with rounds still remaining in the highly contested series. Piloting his ultra reliable Cobra CX65 machine in these gruelling Enduro events Archie has battled hard all season and the work has paid off, with a point's lead that is now uncatchable by his closest championship rivals young Archie can relax going into the... read more


    Cobra riders roll into Ponca City as the favorites in the mini bike classes - Includes Event Updates. (Jul 28, 2010)

    Cobra's all-star lineup on the 50s & 65s features Linville, Milam, Mumford, Rogers, Kobush, Robertson and Smith HILLSDALE, Mich., (July 27, 2010) - The NMA's biggest race of the season - the 2010 Ponca City Grand National - kicks off today with Cobra racers representing in full force in both the JR & SR (50cc) and 65cc classes on their American-made King 50s and CX65s. The "Stars of Tomorrow" as they've become to be known, factory-backed Cobra racers to keep an eye on in the 50cc and 65cc classes include: Number - Rider - Hometown 2010 - Accolades. 420 - Gage Linville -... read more


    British Motocross Championship - Rd 5 - Foxhill (Jul 26, 2010)

    Round 5 of the British Motocross Championships took place this past weekend at the legendary Foxhill Moto Park. With the forecasted showers over Wiltshire making little impact it was up to the organisers to place copious amounts of water onto the circuit in the days leading up to the event, this still did little to touch the concrete like surface albeit creating a tacky surface for the qualifying session. TM UK rider Stuart Edmonds was there once again on his TM 450 MX machine to do battle in the highly competitive MX1 class against the huge crop of current and former GP riders. With... read more


    TM Racing Take European Kart Championships By Storm (Jul 25, 2010)

    In addition to producing some of the finest hand made high performance motorcycles for the disciplines of Motocross, Enduro and Supermotard TM Racing also manufactures an incredible range of engines for the highly competitive Kart racing scene at the highest levels of the sport. With an enormous list of victories in domestic, European and World Karting that spans three decades TM Racing can now increase their historic tally with not one, but four more, European 2010 championship Kart titles. Congratulations. read more


    Bossiere Out For Lommel (Jul 25, 2010)

    Anthony Boissiere will not race in Lommel because of all problems on his back caused by a bad fall suffered in the GP of Sweden. At the beginning of next week French strong TM factory rider will do some tests to evaluate the possibility of taking part in the GP of Czech Republic in Loket scheduled on August the 8th. Boissière reached by telephone said: ".... My back's problem was more serious than expected. I'm fine now and Doctors have given me the ok to do some tests. I will do my best to be able to race in Loket because I like the track very well and for the BONVER group who is... read more


    Cobra kids lead Team USA to overall victory in France at 8th annual MX Master Kids (Jul 18, 2010)

    Missouri's Austin Forkner on the Cobra CX65 and "Lightning" Lance Kobush on the King 50 both win overall titles. Meico Viettik from Estonia takes the 'little guy' title. American-made Cobra motorcycles were on centre stage this past weekend at the mini cycle version of the Motocross Des Nations - the eighth annual MX Master Kids held at the Commercy circuit in Lorraine, France. And as they have in the past, Cobra racers stepped up in the field of nearly 600 racers and dominated both the 50cc and 65cc Senior classes with the Missouri tandem of Austin Forkner and "Lightning" Lance Kobush... read more


    Chareyre Takes Superpole And A Hatrick Of Wins At The German Supermotard Grand Prix - TM 1st and 2nd in S1 World Rankings (Jul 18, 2010)

    After over two months pause restarts the S1 Supermoto World Championship from the German circuit in Sankt Wendel. TM riders Davide Gozzini and Thomas Chareyre, protagonists in the Italian GP which opened the season of this specialty, in this second round have dominated the scene leaving only the leftovers for their opponents. The man of the day was been Thomas Chareyre who has won everything that was possible to win. Superpole and three victories in the three heats scheduled with abysmal gaps allowing Thomas to win the race with perfect score and snatch the red plate of championship... read more


    Red Bull Pro Nationals and 2 Stroke Championship, Round 6 - Pontrilas (Jul 12, 2010)

    Round six of the Red Bull Pro National series and the addictive 125cc and Open class 2 stroke Championships took place this past weekend at Pontrilas near Hereford. The natural circuit with it numerous ascents, descents and sweeping cambers was baked hard from the previous few weeks of glorious sunshine and even after much watering and harrowing getting any moisture into the soil was difficult. With temperature and humidity high on Saturday it was the Open class 2 stroke Championship that witnessed the TM riders off Stuart Edmonds, Jim Davies and Ryan Pottenger in the thick of the dusty... read more


    TM Racing 250Fi Tested For The 'Bike Buyers Guide' (Jul 8, 2010)

    The small Italian factory TM has been quietly working hard behind the scenes to reinvent their four-stroke range and more specifically their 250f model. Going back to the drawing board and starting from scratch the TM Racing 250Fi MX has emerged from the Italian workshops with all guns blazing. As we've come to expect from TM their entire range of machinery arrive dressed out in the best of kit and the 250Fi is no exception. Aluminium billet machined hubs are laced to striking blue anodised Excel rims complete with Braking oversized 'wavy' discs both front and rear. Marzocchi 50mm forks are... read more


    British Masters - Round 5, Landrake (Jul 7, 2010)

    Round 5 of the British Masters series took place this past weekend at the awesome Landrake circuit and the Team TM UK riders of Stuart Edmonds and Jim Davies were there competing in both the Pro MX2 and Pro MX1 classes. In MX2 Stuart rode TM Racing's incredible new 250cc Fi 4 stroke machine whilst Jim rode his legendary TM 125cc 2 stroke machine, in MX1 Stuart rode his TM 450cc 4 stroke and Jim piloted his TM 250 2 stroke machine. It was to be a very busy day for both the riders and the team personnel with two riders competing in two classes, both riding different machines. Qualifying... read more


    Bad Fall for Bossiere (Jul 5, 2010)

    The double northern GPs of Latvia and Sweden was not the best for TM Team and its riders. For Anthony Boissiere is a trip to forget in a hurry as he was protagonist of a bad fall in the second heat that forced him to make a stop at the nearby hospital. Just from the qualifying race on Saturday Anthony was involved in a start fall . Started again from the back he however managed to recovery up to the thirteenth place. In the first heat scheduled for Sunday Boissiere was fast enough to start and manage to fit around the fifteenth position before recovering and closing in tenth place behind... read more


    Patchquick Trophy (Jul 1, 2010)

    The well known motocross facility of Whiteway Barton in Kingsteignton, Devon played host to the 60th annual Patchquick Trophy meeting this past Wednesday evening and TM rider, Stuart Edmonds, was there to pitch battle against some of the UK's top riders for one of the most prestigious Trophies in UK motocross. The recently re-vamped circuit, which now runs in the opposite direction, was certainly different to what many had become used to, the loose nature of the soil and the dust it can create would also play its part in proceedings this evening. Qualifying began for Stuart at 5.30pm... read more


    Whitby Warriors - Rd5 Red Bull Pro and 2 Stroke Championships (Jun 28, 2010)

    Round 5 of the highly contested Red Bull Pro National and 125cc/Open 2 Stroke Championship took place this past weekend at the incredible Skelder Bank circuit in Whitby, Yorkshire. This two day event which saw Team TM UK travel north on Friday was to be a weekend of mixed fortunes for the TM UK riders of Stuart Edmonds, Jim Davies and Ryan Pottenger, who is still suffering from an injury sustained the weekend previously and decided to sit out of Saturday's Open 2 stroke races and concentrate his efforts on Sunday's 125cc event. The weather was glorious but the track was not... read more


    New TM Racing 250Fi Ridden And Rated (Jun 23, 2010)

    TM Racing's all new 250cc Fuel injected four stroke machine has been put through its paces by former British and World Championship motocross rider Mark Hucklebridge from Hucklebridge Events. Mark was draughted in by TMX to test TM's latest machine and you can find out Mark's thoughts on the little baby blue thumper in TMX soon. read more


    Silverstone Moto GP - Red Bull Pro Nationals and 125cc 2 Stroke Championship (Jun 22, 2010)

    The famous Silverstone racing circuit played host to round four of the Red Bull Pro Nationals and the 125cc 2 Stroke Championship this past weekend, with good weather all weekend and with the MCF event timetable working around the British Moto GP round it was an all action weekend for everybody. The new MX track created on the outer edge of Silverstone's circuit was not to everybody's liking, but nevertheless in the time that they had to design and build a new circuit it was 'hats off' to them. With the TM riders of Stuart Edmonds, in the RBPN Championship MX2 class, and with Jim Davies... read more


    David Coates Wins the Red Bull SteepleX as TM Sweep the Stakes (Jun 22, 2010)

    TM's David Coates has won the inaugural Red Bull SteepleX held at Buttevant Castle, Cork, Ireland on Sunday June 20th. Home of the world's first ever Steeple Chase held some 340 years ago, Red Bull reinvented the sport but this time replaced horses with horse power. Replicating the original format of Steeple Chase racing saw riders race 7km point to point cross-country between the two villages of Doneraile and Buttevant before arriving in the castle grounds of Buttevant to complete three laps of the hare and hound loop in front of hoards of spectators. Under glorious sunshine, it was... read more


    Boissiere and Michek Down On Luck In German GP (Jun 22, 2010)

    Difficult week end for TM riders who failed to mark points in both races because of too many falls. In MX1 Anthony Boissiere had to deal with a difficult weekend with a track, the German one, who is surely not one of his favorites. On Saturday's qualifying race Anthony is ranked ninth, a result that allows him to go on the grid in the best positions. At the start of race 1 Boissiere is once again in the top ten and quickly goes up to eighth. Only Cairoli, Leok and Guarneri, who were comeback, passed him on the final finishing twelfth . Also in race 2 Anthony manages to take advantage from... read more


    Cobra Go 1-2 At Silverstone Red Bull Pro Nationals (Jun 22, 2010)

    Dylan Woodcock leads his Cobra teammate Ryan Vickers The 4th round of the Red Bull Pro Nationals was always going to be something different for Cobra as we rolled into Silverstone as part of the Air Asia British Moto GP. The all new Silverstone motocross circuit witnessed some incredible racing, particularly on Saturday night and although the track was far from ideal the event itself was a success with many plenty of the Moto GP fans enjoying their first motocross experience. The MCF and Silverstone knew it would be tough to get a brand new track perfect in its preparations as it... read more


    TM Riders Visit Silverstone Today (Jun 15, 2010)

    TM UK riders Stuart Edmonds, the current Irish MX1 and MX2 Champion, and Jim Davies, the Current British 125cc 2 stroke champion, were both invited to the Red Bull Pro National press day today at Silverstone. The famous racing circuit which plays host the the Moto GP this coming weekend is also hosting the latest round of the Pro Nationals and the 125cc Championship on its newly created MX track. Constructed on the outskirts of the racing circuit the new motocross circuit also features a Supercross style circuit which will entertain the Moto GP crowds this Saturday evening and the two... read more


    Maurizio Micheluz close to the podium at the GP of Poland (Jun 15, 2010)

    The Enduro World caravan moved in Eastern Europe for the double GP of Poland and Slovak Republic. Riders present at the GP of Poland had to deal with a very selective track with heavy sand and high speed special tests. Among TM riders present at this GP Maurizio Micheluz is that one who got the best result. Maurizio, now fully recovered from the two injuries suffered in 2009, is improving at every race as well as it’s growing the confidence in its TM EN 250F electronic fuel injection. Maurizio Micheluz only eighth on Saturday race, was able to finish in fourth place behind Johnny... read more


    Injury forces Green out of EWC GP of Poland (Jun 14, 2010)

    Electraction TM rider Josh Green was forced to withdraw from the opening day's competition at the GP of Poland, round four of the 2010 Enduro World Championship, following a crash on the event's second timed special test. Placing fourth in class on the opening extreme test, and hopeful of securing a podium result, Josh parted company with his TM machine in spectacular style on the first motocross test, ending his event having injured his knee and re-aggravating a previous thumb injury. Josh will also miss the GP of Slovakia, which takes place next weekend, June 19/20. Josh Green: "It's... read more


    Martin Michek take the podium at the MX3 Motocross World Championship in Holice (Jun 14, 2010)

    The World Championship Motocross MX1-MX2 has a weekend break and Martin Michek took the opportunity to take part in the sixth round of the MX3 World Championship scheduled at Holice (CZ). A good training in view of the second part of the season and a good opportunity to bring home a major achievement in front of thousands of his fans who came from all the country to cheer their favorite TM rider. Martin, even this is not his favorite track, came to this meeting aware that the great result was possible being able to transform the pressure into pure energy. In time practices Michek was... read more


    Stuart Edmonds Racing Diary - British Masters Rd 4 - Foxhill (Jun 7, 2010)

    The legendary Foxhill Moto Park played host to the fourth round of the British Masters Championship this past weekend where Irish ace Stuart Edmonds contested both of the Pro classes, riding his TM 450 MX in the MX1 class and TM Racings all new 250Fi machine in the MX2 class. Qualifying began on a rather claggy track for the MX1 class after overnight watering had broken the concrete like surface from the previous days action. Stuart got to work and managed to post a time on his practice bike that would see him sat in twelfth position as the timer counted down to zero. In MX2 class... read more


    Anthony Boissiere Takes Fifth Overall In The French GP (Jun 7, 2010)

    Race after race the bond strengthens between the French rider and his new TM MX 450Fi machine and continuously the results are improving too, the highest placed French MX1 rider in his home GP and whilst competing against the best riders in the world, this is the result achieved by Anthony Boisseire who has now joined the exclusive club of the world's best riders. Always followed closely by the technical Manager of the TM Racing Team Patriek Heydens, Anthony has everything necessary to make the big leap forward and aim for a world championship podium result, no doubt it will come soon.... read more


    'The Hurricane' Is Coming ! (Jun 6, 2010)

    Archie 'The Hurricane' Hicks who took the title of 2009 IOPD Junior British Enduro Champion is looking set for another superb season on his new 2010 Cobra CX65 machine. 9 year old Archie, who began riding Cobra machinery half way through last year in preparation for his transition to larger classes this year, is again sitting at the top of the 2010 IOPD Championship with a six point lead over his nearest rival. Well done Archie. read more


    More impressive results from Green at GP of Italy (May 24, 2010)

    Electraction TM rider Josh Green has moved into sixth place in the ’10 Enduro Junior world championship standings and now lies just seven points off fourth following two strong performances at the third round of the Enduro World Championship, the GP of Portugal staged in Lovere, northern Italy. With a massive 57 Enduro Junior class riders starting the Italian event Josh made a near perfect start to the race finishing second in class on the Friday night Super Test. Beaten only by Husaberg factory rider Benoit Fortunato, who would eventually place 10th at the end of the day, Josh then... read more


    Edmonds And Davies Top The 250's (May 23, 2010)

    TM Riders Stuart Edmonds and Jim Davies took time out of their usually hectic schedule along with fellow TM rider Ryan Pottenger to compete in the third round of the ACU British 2 Stroke Championship over 125cc class at Mepal this weekend. With 5 races held over 2 days it was going to be a gruelling event in the bottomless sand of the Mepal circuit, with temperatures hitting 27 degrees and with very little in the way of breeze or shade it was hard work for everyone involved but the effort paid off. Stuart, who was unlucky in two races whilst leading with one small crash and one tangle... read more


    Anthony Boissiere fantastic fourth in the first heat of the Spanish GP (May 13, 2010)

    The Spanish weekend was marked by bad weather which fortunately gave way to a timid sun that has warmed the Sunday races and all TM fans arrived from all the Spain. Anthony Boissiére was able to finally finish a race in top position showing that his feeling with the blue Pesaro’s bike grows every race as well as increase the performance of his TM MX450Fi that for this GP has been updated with a new cylinder-head. During the qualifying race on Saturday, raced under an heavy rain, Anthony was forced to recover after a bad start going back to seventeenth position. The first heat starts... read more


    Heights Of Determination For Davies (May 12, 2010)

    TM 125 pilot and reigning 125cc champion, Jim Davies, continued his title defence this weekend at the legendary Canada Heights circuit. With a mix of loose sand, hard pack and an extremely rough track after Saturdays racing the 'Heights' was going to be difficult to master during todays three race format. The 125cc qualifying was first out on the freshly watered track and Jim went about business as normal, after a few laps to familiarise himself he then began to wind the little TM up put in some quick laps, at the end of session Jim had managed to put himself into second position,... read more


    Maurizio Micheluz on the podium at Varzi (May 11, 2010)

    The second round of the Enduro Absolutes of Italy were an important test for French Rodrig Thain after the hand injury suffered during the Portuguese GP while he struggled with the Finn Mika Ahola for the win. Rodrig after two weeks or treatment appeared in good shape and managed to complete three of the four laps in program, stopping only to not tire too much his hand in view if the GP of Italy scheduled in two weeks. Good race of Friuli Maurizio Micheluz that brought his TM EN 250Fi to the second step of the podium. Still struggling with the best of this class Maurizio closed behind... read more


    Stuart Edmonds Racing Diary (May 10, 2010)

    In the last two weeks I reckon I have spent a good 30 hours just driving in the van alone, from last week travelling 8 hours up to Scotland and 8 hours back, to this weekend driving to Whitby which is another 5 hours up and 5 back, also my couple of days training on the bike during the week has been tiring but I am slowly starting to get the results I deserve and my fitness and bike time is coming to its prime, I still have a lot of work to be doing to get to where I want to be fitness wise and that will only show in time. Things like these cant be rushed because if it is we can easily burn... read more


    Davide Gozzini and Thomas Chareyre on the podium of the first GP of the season (May 9, 2010)

    Good World start for 747 Motosport -TM Racing Factory’s riders on the speedy track at Castelletto. Immediately fast on Saturday practices, Davide Gozzini and Thomas Chareyre took the second and third position in time practices a few tenths of a second behind the Aprilia’s French VDB, the fourth Ivan Lazzarini completes the first row. Same result in Superpole scheduled on Sunday morning where the "Gozzo" can further reduce the gap that separates him from VDB while Thomas remains in third place. In Race 1 Gozzini had a great start and pasted to the rear wheel of VDB which remain... read more


    RAPTOR 'Extreme' Titanium Footpegs Available For TM And Cobra Machines (May 8, 2010)

    TM UK is pleased to announce that the Raptor 'Extreme' Titanium footpegs are now available for our models direct from TM UK. Ultra strong, lightweight, an increased footprint area over stock and with exceptional mud dissapation the new 'Extreme' peg is an essential performance upgrade with looks to match. Please contact TM UK for prices and availabilty. read more


    Edmonds Efi Excitement (May 7, 2010)

    Young Irish Ace Stuart Edmonds Debuted TM Racing’s new 250 4t MX Efi machine at the Red Bull Pro Nationals held at the incredible Landrake Moto Park circuit this past weekend. With heavy rain on Saturday night and the early hours of Sunday morning it was going to be an uphill battle on a very wet and demanding track, qualifying did not go well for Stuart as the track degraded and became increasingly more difficult to pass his competitors, struggling to put in a quick lap in the traffic Stuart fought on and eventually set a time that would disappointingly see him only qualify in twelfth... read more


    Davies Solid At Soft Landrake. (May 6, 2010)

    Reigning 125cc British 2 Stroke Champion, Jim Davies, continued on with his title defence at round two of the 2010 Championship at Landrake Moto Park this past weekend. With rain overnight dampening the proceedings it was the 125cc machines that took to the sodden track first thing on Sunday morning. With a machine that had gained around 30 kilos in weight within the first two laps Jim eventually managed to put some sort of lap together in the horrendous conditions and traffic, screaming the little TM around the big circuit whilst continuously taking avoiding action to manoeuvre around... read more


    McLaughlin bounces back from injury to finish fifth and fourth at rounds 3&4 of ’10 BESC series (May 5, 2010)

    Electraction TM UK rider Phillip McLaughlin has showed that he is now all but over the crash that put him out of the opening round of this year’s Enduro World Championship, and sidelined him from the second round of the series, by placing fifth and fourth at the third and fourth rounds of the ’10 ACU British Enduro Sprint Championship, staged near Bere Regis, Dorset. Arriving at the event directly from the EWC in Portugal Phillip was initially unsure about competing but having decided to race enjoyed some impressive results in the competitive Elite class. Although feeling anything... read more


    Murro Takes A Clean Sweep At Condover (May 4, 2010)

    Road Land and Sea TM rider Jim Murro , scored a perfect hatrick of race wins at the recent Condover AMCA meeting run by SMX. The races had a host of exceptionally quick riders including some of the top championship boys all looking to take the honours on the day, including Jamie Dobson, Jamie Powell, Shaun Pearce, Darren Dobson, Ryan Jones , Race 1 , Murro took the holeshot with the rest in a tussle for the remaining places, his domination soon showed through with the lead being increased at the flag. Race 2, fast away Dobson took the initial lead with Murro managing to position himself in... read more


    2010 MX Grand Prix of Bulgaria (May 3, 2010)

    The 2010 Motocross World Championship started this past weekend in Sevlievo, the most beautiful MX circuit in the world, and in such good climatic conditions that it was a spectacle of the highest level. TM RACING Team were represented at the opening round by a new rider in the MX1 class, Anthony Bossiere, after the horrendous injury suffered by Aigar Leok only several weeks ago will force the young Estonian miss the majority of the season. Anthony, with just over three days testing the new TM MX 450Fi, proved immediately to be on the pace posting the eleventh fastest time in the MX1... read more


    Josh Green claims first ever Enduro World Championship podium (May 2, 2010)

    In only his second ever Enduro World Championship competition Australian Josh Green has claimed a podium finish, placing third in the Enduro Junior class at the GP of Portugal – round two of the ’10 EWC series. Making his EWC debut one week ago at the GP of Spain, where he placed eighth on day two following a day one DNF after he broke multiple spokes in his front wheel after over jumping an obstacle on the extreme test, Josh upped his pace in Portugal to finish with solid six/three results. Competing as the lone Electraction TM UK team rider following the withdrawal of Enduro 1... read more


    Davies And Edmonds Flying High At Foxhill (May 1, 2010)

    Current British 125cc Champion Jim Davies and current Irish MX1 and MX2 Champion, Stuart Edmonds, got off to a flying start in their 2010 British 2 stroke Championship campaigns at the legendary Foxhill Moto Parc this weekend. Jim riding the incredible TM 125 machine crashed early on in qualifying after he tangled with a fellow competitor but still managed to regain his composure and pushed on with twisted handlebars to finish the session with the third fastest time. Race one saw Jim mid pack after an average start but battling his way through the pack he had fought his way to second... read more


    Electraction - TMUK 2010 Enduro Racing Team (Apr 1, 2010)

    Following on from a number of successful seasons at BEC / WEC level the Electraction TM team are pleased to announce their rider line-up for the 2010 season. At the forefront of private teams, Electraction have always been keen to run a junior rider in the WEC series and as Philip McLaughlin will move to the E1 class on the new TM Racing 250Fi En, team manager Nick Craigie announced that young Australian rider Joshua Green will join the team for the 2010 season, campaigning the 300cc 2 stroke TM machine. Gordon Clarke will continue to do selected events on a 250 / 300 2t machine also.... read more


    Maxima Oils Teams Up With The Electraction / TM UK Enduro Squad for 2010 Season (Mar 31, 2010)

    Maxima Oils will be teaming up with the Electraction / TM UK Enduro team for the 2010 season. The American company with over 40 years of history and technological achievements behind them will support the team with the necessary equipment to keep the TM machinery in perfect mechanical condition. With names such as Ricky Carmichael, Ryan Villopoto, Grant langston and Pro-Circuit Racing on Maxima's results list over the years, the pedigree of their lubricants has been proven at the highest levels in our sport, as well as in many other motorsport disciplines form powerboating to top fuel... read more


    Davide Gozzini Wins New Zealand Supermotard Championship (Mar 30, 2010)

    Italian sensation, Davide 'Gozzo' Gozzini mounted on a TM 450 SMX machine writes himself into the history books at the famous Wanganui Cemetery Circuit. A prestigious event first run in 1951 and this year forming the jewel event in the Suzuki International Tri Series. TM rider Gozzini and his fellow countryman Lazzarini stunned a massive Wanganui crowd with a display of riding never seen before at the 'cemetery', an on form Gozzo dominating both Tri-Series events and then clean sweeping the Wanganui races, earning himself the title of 'Speedy Gozzini' with the New Zealand fans.... read more


    TM Racing 250 2t MX is Moto Magazine's '2010- 250 Of The Year' (Mar 29, 2010)

    TM Racing's incredible 250cc MX 2 stroke machine has taken the tilte of Moto Magazine's '250 Of The Year'. The 2010 TM 250 was tested along with the competition at a very cold, wet and snowy Essex MX in Decmeber last year and was victorious in this 2010 model 'shootout'. The Moto magazine test rider commented on the TM..... "The engine is madly strong, its torquey, it revs and the 38mm Keihen carb keeps it fuelled to perfection in the all important mid-range, a cool, top quality piece of kit that is simply blazingly fast and brings the fun back to motocross, we love it, and so will... read more


    Team TM UK 2010 MX Riders (Mar 28, 2010)

    2010 will see TM UK once again supporting a number of riders in the UK domestic Championships this year, with events such as the Maxxis British Championships, The British 2 Stroke Championships, The Red Bull Pro National series and selected other events it will be a busy season for all involved. The big news, to settle the rumours that surfaced later last year, is that the likeable Irish ace Stuart Edmonds, who has been competing on TM machinery his entire career from his 85cc days to present, will again pilot TM machinery in 2010. The current Irish MX1 and MX2 Champion will be competing... read more


    TM Racing Win 2009 World Supermoto Championship (Mar 28, 2010)

    TM Racing has recorded its maiden Supermoto Wolrd Championship win by taking the S1 class title for 2009. With the combination of TM Racing's incredible 450smx machine and its pilot, 35 year old Frenchman Thierry Van-Den-Bosch, the pairing have had a fairy tale season. With Thierry being signed to TM only a week prior to the first round there was little time to fully prepare, having only ridden the machine a number of times it was a true testament to both Thierry and TM when he went on to take the overall win at this years first World Supermoto Championship round in Viterbo, Italy.... read more


    Best Ever Result For McLaughlin At The 'Natterjack' (Mar 27, 2010)

    Despite Philip McLaughlin finishing third overall at the end of the opening day's competition there was delight and frustration in equal measure within the Electraction TM UK team at the end of the final round of the 2009 British Enduro Championship. With McLaughlin claiming his highest ever BEC overall result with a solid third place on day one, behind visiting Frenchman Christophe Nambotin and former World Champion Paul Edmondson, the TM UK teams youngest member Jamie Paget impressively ended the event as 2009 Enduro 3 Champion. Disappointingly, a carburettor problem on day two prevented... read more


    Davies Is The Champion (Mar 26, 2010)

    With one round of the series still remaining TM 125 rider Jim Davies has scored enough points this season to secure himself the title of 2009 British 125cc Expert Champion. Davies, who gives TM Racing its second consecutive 125cc championship title, will gain his crown at the final round of the series to be scheduled for the start of October, a crown handed over from fellow TM rider Jonathan Pettitt who took the 2008 title on his TM 125cc machine. Davies' season has not been an easy one but consistency, hard work and dedication has paid its rewards. With numerous injuries sustained... read more


    Pettitt and Davies 1-2 At British 2 Stroke Championship 125cc Expert Class, Round 8. (Mar 26, 2010)

    The penultimate round of the British 2 Stroke Championship took place this past weekend at the Wakes Colne circuit near Colchester and TM 125 Pilots Jonathan Pettitt and Jim Davies were both stood on the podium at the days conclusion, Pettitt taking a clean sweep with three race victories and with a championship consolidating ride Davies took third overall, a TM 1- 2 in the 125cc Expert class. With qualifying starting on a slightly overwatered track and with a large numbers of riders circulating finding a 'clean' lap was not the easiest, however Jonathan found the lap he needed to take... read more


    Positive End To 2009 WEC Series For McLaughlin (Mar 25, 2010)

    Electration TM UK rider Philip Mclaughlin has brought his participation in the 2009 World Enduro Championship to a positive end with a seventh place result in the Enduro Junior Class at the GP of France. With the penultimate round of the series, the GP of Greece, having ended with a day two DNF after Philip crashed heavily on the event's extreme test, the eighth and final round of the series saw the Irishman perform well against a stacked Enduro Junior Class, earning him and end-of-season 12th position in the EJ Class final standings. With French riders dominating the Enduro Junior Class... read more


    Davies And Pettitt Perform At Pontrilas (Mar 24, 2010)

    Round 7 of the British 2 Stroke Championships took place this past weekend at the incredible Howton Court venue at Pontrilas, near Hereford and the naturally shaped, earth circuit provided one of the best days of 2 stroke action we have seen this year. 2009 Championship series leader, TM 125 pilot Jim Davies, was joined for the first time this season by long standing TM campaigner and reigning British 125cc 2 Stroke Champion Jonathan Pettitt, Jonathan who was injured at the start of the year made his comeback at this event and showed he has not lost his touch with TM Racing's incredible... read more


    Cobra Clean Up At Loretta's (Mar 23, 2010)

    Cobra racers continued to write the chapters of the most successful American-made motorcycle in the history of motocross racing this past week, led by California's Stilez Robertson and Florida's Jordan Bailey, sweeping the premier 50cc class races at the 28th annual AMA Amateur MX National Championships held at Loretta Lynn. Beginning with the 50cc AMA Stock class, Bailey led a Cobra King 50 charge that secured Cobra the first 24 places, a total of 37 Cobra machines in a race totalling 42 riders, a domination that was enjoyed by all at Cobra motorcycles. Joining Bailey in the 50cc AMA... read more


    McLaughlin On The Podium at Inaugural 'Elite Sprint Enduro' (Mar 22, 2010)

    Electraction TMUK rider Philip McLaughlin claimed the last step of the podium at the inaugural 'Elite Sprint Enduro' this weekend which took place at the Cwymthig Hill venue in Rhayader, Wales. This new type of event saw a field of riders competing against each other by recording times from 10 separate laps and combining them to give a total event time, the lowest accumulated time wins. This may sound relatively simple but with a lap of some 4 miles which contained huge elevation changes, wet grass, big off camber turns, slippery rocky climbs and also the motocross circuit with its... read more


    2010 TM Racing Range Breaks Cover (Mar 21, 2010)

    TM UK is pleased to announce to you the 2010 range of competition motorcycles from TM Racing. Once again the small Italian concern will produce an incredible range of over 30 motorcycles for the disciplines of Motocross, Enduro and Supermotard, featuring both 2 stroke and 4 stroke engines in numerous capacity classes. TM Racing have pledged their continuance to further develop and manufacture both the 2 stroke and 4 stroke engines and are currently working on many new projects, including emission controlling systems for the 2 stroke range as well as new engines in both 2 stroke and 4... read more


    Carl Tiley Racing...Training Schools and Events (Mar 21, 2010)

    TM UK will be joining forces with Enduro legend Carl Tiley to assist him in his new venture, Carl Tiley Racing. Carl, who is currently leading the Metzeler British Enduro Championship Veteran Class on his TM machine and has over 20 years of national and international competition experience, is going to share his wealth of knowledge by running his own training schools. Novices, clubmen and experts through a wide age range will be catered for in the disciplines of MX, Enduro and Cross Country, learning valuble tips and improving their techniques from a man who has done it all. TM UK wil... read more


    Cobra Is Here (Mar 20, 2010)

    TM UK is pleased to announce Cobra has come to Corsham. A healthy Spare parts inventory has been established, full workshop facilities are available and we have now a selection of 2009 machines available for demonstration. TM UK and selected dealers will be joining forces with Cobra UK to organise some Cobra test days where you may come along and try these exicting machines. If you would like to experience these incredible machines first hand please contact for more information and to register yourselves for these upcoming events. Cobra @ TM UK read more


    Birthday Girl !! (Mar 19, 2010)

    TM UK owner and long time TM fanatic, Nick Craigie, recieved a new edition to the family this week. After hearing, through the TM 'grapevine', that this machine was coming up for sell Nick set to work and managed to track the owner down. A private collector in the United States had purchased this bike many years ago but sadly he was having to let his collection go, soon a deal was done and the machine was lovingly crated and on its way. The machine arrived this week and Nick is now the very proud owner of a very rare 1979 TM Racing 'factory' 125mx, one of first machines produced by... read more


    Davies Consolidates Championship Lead (Mar 18, 2010)

    TM 125 rider Jim Davies extended his championship points lead at round 6 of the 2009 British 2 Stroke Championships which took place at Canada Heights this weekend. With a series of calculated rides, to ensure enough was done to strengthen his championship standing without taking any uneccessary risks whilst still recovering from several broken ribs, Davies increased his championship points lead over his rivals once more. With substantial rain fall during the tail end of the week the sandy circuit was extremely wet come Friday evening, however, Saturday morning greeted us with glorious... read more


    Cobra Motorcycles (Mar 18, 2010)

    TM UK is pleased to announce that it has recently been appointed dealer for Cobra Motorcyles, spare parts and accessories covering the areas of Wales, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Hampshire, and the South West through Devon and Cornwall. Since their humble beginnings in 1993 when 'Cobra' founder Bud Mamione designed, manufactured and assembled the first racing motorcycle for his son to compete on, Cobra Moto has become a huge success that has taken the United States by storm. To date Cobra Moto can boast and incredibly impressive tally of having over 200 youth titles to their credit and a... read more


    Tiley Wins Shillingstone Forest Enduro (Mar 17, 2010)

    Long standing TM campaigner and veteran Enduro rider Carl Tiley showed he still has the class even at the ripe age of...well definately ripe anyway!, piloting his TM 300 EN to win the SCEC Hare and Hounds event last weekend held in the wonderful Shillingstone forest in Dorset. The near 8 mile lap consisted of a good mix of enjoyable terrain, varying ascents and descents, tighter woodland sections, fire roads and some excellent trails were there to challenge all the competitiors. With 10 laps completed and with all, bar the 'fuel pitting' lap, around twenty minutes Carl's consistancy was... read more


    British 2 Stroke Championship, Round 5 (Mar 16, 2010)

    The incredible circuit of Skelder Bank, overlooking the famous seaside fishing town of Whitby, was to play host to round five of the British 2 Stroke Championships this weekend. The challenging course with its large tabletops, fast uphill and downhill jumps and numerous rhythm sections was to create some exciting 2 stroke racing once again. TM 125cc expert rider Jim Davies, who was currently leading the championship by 35 points after round four of the series, went to Whitby with little hope of a good result after a crash in the previous weekends British Motocross Championships... read more


    Gozzini And TM Take Third Consecutive Italian National Supemoto Championship Title (Mar 15, 2010)

    Tm rider Davide Gozzini took his third consecutive Italian National Supermoto Championship title this weekend in Pomposa, Italy. With one round still left remaining in the series Gozzo has done enough to take the number one plate yet again, and doing it the only way he knows how, by winning. In race one Gozzini recovered from a bad start to pass the finish tied with Gaspadone, a photo finish awarded Gozzini second place with a detatchment from the winner, Gaspardone, of 0.016 seconds as they crossed the line. Race two was a whole different story however, Gozzini got the start he... read more


    Thierry Van Den Bosch Leads World Championship, Davide Gozzini Second (Mar 14, 2010)

    The second round of the FIM Supermoto World Championship, the Grand Prix of Great Britain, was held at Mallory Park in conjunction with the seventh round of the Motocross World Championship. Given the number of participants for this round the format for the Saturday evening race schedule would see both the S1 and S2 classes combined over two heats, with the capacity classes scored separately. The official practice sessions on Friday started in the worst way possible for TM Racing with the fall of the young rider Andrea Occhini who was left with a bad fracture in his left wrist. Van den... read more


    Clarke And McLaughlin Dominate The Opening Round Of The Irish Enduro Championship (Mar 13, 2010)

    Electraction TM UK riders Gordon Clarke and Philip McLaughlin showed their WEC experience by finishing 1st and 2nd at the opening round of the Irish Enduro Championships held at a very wet Glendalough last weekend. Heavy rain for the preceeding weeks and on the event made for a very wet route but the ground held up well and there were only a few parts of the course that cut up badly. A 40km lap with 3 checks, ridden 3 times and a test which was very fast at the start and more technical at the end greeted the riders. Gordon now back to something like full fitness following a series of... read more


    Thain On The Podium At Pievebovigliana (Mar 12, 2010)

    TM Rider Rodrig Thain who participates in the Italian National Enduro Championships as training for the WEC secured another podium in the 'Foriegners class' ranking. Finishing third behind only Ahola and Meo, with Remes and Seistola fourth and fifth respectively, Thain battled the dry dusty conditions to place himself in third place on both days of the competition. Returning from injury that has basically not allowed him to compete for most of the year, Friuli policeman Maurizio Michelez fought hard on both days, finishing the event in respectable placings for his comeback event. On... read more


    Davies And TM On Top At Landrake (Mar 11, 2010)

    Landrake Moto Park played host to the fourth round of the British 2 Stroke Championship this weekend and despite some horrendous weather through Saturday night and Sunday morning, we were still treated to an awesome day of 2 stroke action once more. TM rider Jim Davies flew the flag once more for the small Italian marque today and took the overall victory after a days hard fought racing. As the qualifying sessions began the rained continued to fall, the circuit which looked perfect on Saturday evening, and was obviously prepared well, stood up to the torrents of rain and although tricky... read more


    TM Racing's Thierry Van Den Bosch And Davide Gozzini Dominate In The Italian Supermoto Champs (Mar 10, 2010)

    A day to remember for TM Racing, its riders and their technicians as they look forward in preparation to the Supermoto Grand Prix of Great Britian. Thierry Van Den Bosch showed his intentions with a dominant display at the Italian Supermoto Championship held in Latina, Italy. Fastest in practice and throughout qualifying Thierry then swept the board by taking wins in both S1 class races on his TM 450 SMX as well as being victorious in the International race. It was also a great day for S2 class pilot Davide Gozzini who recorded his third consecutive victory on his TM 660 SMX. Taking... read more


    TM Racing 1st And 2nd In S2 At Busca (Mar 9, 2010)

    At the second round of the Italian national Supermoto Championship, held in Busca, the TM paring of Davide Gozzini and Andrea Occhini took first and second places in the highly competitive S2 class aboard their mighty TM 660cc SMX machines. Gozzini opted for a second place finish in race two to secure the overall result after his win in race one, whilst Occhini finished with two fourth places. In the S1 class Thierry Van-Den-Bosch, who is still adjusting to the new TM 450 SMX Fuel Injected machine, finished fourth and second respectively in the S1 class races. read more


    Davies Rises Above (Mar 8, 2010)

    Thoresway near Caistor, Lincs, was to be the venue for the third round of the 2009 British 2 Stroke Championship. The extremely fast circuit set in its own natural valley was bathed in sunshine as the qualifying sessions began, the 125's were split into two groups as per normal with Jim once again in qualifying group two. Jim took to the track for his session and used the few minutes available before the 'clock' began to acclimatise himself to his surroundings and to explore and find the best lines, at the end of the group two qualifier he had posted a time good enough to give himself... read more


    McLaughlin Claims Best Ever WEC Result At GP Of Italy (Mar 7, 2010)

    Electraction TM UK rider Philip McLaughlin has claimed his best ever World Enduro Championship result with a hard fought fifth place in the Enduro Juniior class on day two of the GP of Italy held in Iglesias, Sardinia. Claiming World Championship points at the opening two rounds of the '09 WEC series, Philip was confident he would gain more valuable points in Sardinia with another good performance, although the opening day didn't go as planned on day two he claimed the highest class result of any British rider. Frustratingly for Philip day one ended prematurely when a wire worked its way... read more


    TM Racing's 660cc SMX Machine's Dominate The Podium At 'Maximoto'. (Mar 6, 2010)

    TM Racing machinery dominated the 'Maximoto' class at the European Championship. The UEM 'Maximoto' European Supermoto Championship which ran in conjunction with the World Supermoto Championship in Viterbo, Italy was dominated by TM machinery. TM Racing's customer's took their mighty 660cc SMX machines and swept the board clean taking all three podium positions. The win was taken by Bulgarian rider Kalin Kulev, second position to Elio Marchetti, although on equal points, and the third step of the podium went to Fabrizio Fiorucci. read more


    Philip Takes Podium Position At UEM (Mar 5, 2010)

    Electraction TM UK rider Philip McLaughlin travelled to the opening round of the UEM European Enduro Championship held high in the mountains of Rion De Montage in southern France. Having already recorded some impressive results at the first two rounds of the World Enduro Championships in Portugal and Spain, Philip was hopeful and confident that his run of good form would continue. Unfortunately the rain that was forecast arrived and the 400 strong entry of riders were greeted with steady rain and foggy skies on Saturday morning that never relented throughout the course of the weekend.... read more


    Davies Continues To Impress (Mar 5, 2010)

    TM rider Jim Davies continued to impress onlookers once more at round two of the British 2 Stroke Championships held at the spectacularly fast Cusses Gorse circuit near Salisbury, Wiltshire, today. With rain forecast and with the clouds above threatening to dampen proceedings, we were once again treated to the awesome sound of forty screaming 2 strokes taking to the track for qualifying. By the end of his timed session Jim had placed himself and his TM 125 machine into second spot, which was also the second fastest recorded time of both groups combined. Race 1: With the rain holding... read more


    Aigar Leok Takes Fourth Place In First GP (Mar 4, 2010)

    TM Racing factory rider Aigar Leok brought his TM 450cc 4t machine home in fourth place at the opening round of the motocross world championship held in Faenza, Italy. After finishing twelfth in Saturday mornings qualifying race Aigar felt at ease, was 100% confident in his machine and was pleased with the result after such a short amount of time on the bike, only recently recovering from a collarbone injury sustained in winter practice.During the afternoon however the heavens opened and rain fell nigh on continuously throughout Saturday night and into Sunday leaving the track saturated.... read more


    Rodrig Thain On The Podium At WEC Grand Prix Of Portugal (Mar 3, 2010)

    with a typical summer climate to begin the Enduro World Championship in Penafiel near Porto and with Michelez and Kvarnstrom still recovering fron injury, Rodig Thain was to defend the colours of the Pesarese team excellantly, bringing his Factory TM 450cc machine to third place in the E2 standings. Thanks to the hard work over the winter months, Rodrig was able to be competitive right from the first special test where he recorded the fastest overall time. fighting for the podium position, Thain penalized himself in the extreme test by losing vital seconds after contact with Johnny... read more


    TMX Win A Sponsored Ride Competition (Mar 3, 2010)

    Lance Harland the winner of the Trials and motocross news competition to win a TM racing sponsored ride has collected his prize, and what a prize it is ! Lance, who will compete in the 2009 British 2 Stroke Championships, decided his weapon of choice would be the awesome TM 250 2t MX machine. The bike arrived from the sunny shores of Italy last week to a rather cold and white Wiltshire !, Lance was keen to say the least to travel the 9-10 hour round trip during the most horrendous weather conditions that the UK has seen for some time to collect his prize. Braving the elements was well... read more


    TM Racing Debut New 250cc 4t Machine (Mar 2, 2010)

    TM Racing's new 250cc 4t machine made its debut at the 3rd round of the Italian National championships. both TM Racing and the young Czechoslovakian rider Martin Michek were more than impressed with the new machines performance. Having spent the winter months with the new machine logging hour upon hour of testing time on the bench and on the track to gain valuable performance and reliability data, the new machine was unveiled, and its first outing was a success. Michek, who has been competing on TM 450cc 4t for the past 2 seasons had only ridden the new 250cc 4t machine a few times... read more


    TM Racing go to Nascar (Mar 2, 2010)

    TM Racing recently visited America to compete at the famous Nascar and Indycar circuit Homestead International Speedway, Miami. Obviously this was a 2 wheeled adventure for TM and the challenge was to partake in a round of the Championship Cup Series, an event more used to seeing superbikes as opposed to supermoto bikes!. With a line up of Ducati 900cc/1000cc/748 Rs, Bimota 1000cc, Suzuki and Kawasaki 650cc machinery the TM Racing 660 SMX single cylinder supermotard machine was the odd one out for sure but that didn't stop them. TM rider Vito Candela commented " we had to set the bike up... read more


    Davies Impresses At The British 2 Stroke Championship (Mar 1, 2010)

    Jim Davies done TM proud at the opening round of this years British 2 Stroke Championship with an incredible 2nd overall. With the absence of long term TM pilot and 125 supremo' Jonathan Pettitt, still out due to injury, it was privateer Jim Davies who stood up to the challenge and impressed all with his current show of form. The venue for the first round of this years Championship was Mildenhall, conditions were perfect, the sun was shining, but best of all the was the incredible sounds and smells that mean one thing, and one thing only, 125cc 2 stroke machines, unbeatable!. Jim who... read more


    McLaughlin Finishes 2nd In Pro Class GBXC round 1 (Mar 1, 2010)

    Philip McLaughlin continued his impressive form at the opening round of the GBXC Championships with a brilliant hard fought 2nd place aboard the 450cc TM. Young Irishman Philip's impressive form continued as he headed an all star cast of top British Enduro and MX riders at the weekends opening cross country series, held at the excellent Coney Green Farm venue. With the exception of David Knight the huge Pro/Experts field included all of the top names: Sagar, Wakely, Evans, Woods, Braybrook, Bolter, etc. Sat ready for the 13.15 start of the 2.30 hr race, the rain clouds gathered. Off the... read more


    Trials and Motocross News 'TM' Competition. (Mar 1, 2010)

    TM UK has teamed up with TMX to give one of their readers a chance to win a 'sponsored' TM ride for 2009. the lucky winner of this unique competition will receive any bike of their choice from the TM 2009 MX or Enduro range, a £1000 parts allowance, an oil and lubes package from ELF, a set of Renthals in their preferred bend, a set of kit from FOX, a cleaning kit from Pro-Clean, and 6 tyres from Pirelli/Metzeler, all in all probably the biggest prize ever to be given away in a TMX competition. For a chance to win this fabulous prize please pick up a copy of TMX, entries are starting... read more


    Jonathan Pettitt and TM dominate DEP (Feb 28, 2010)

    Congratulations to Jonathan Pettitt who took the DEP sponsored British 125cc 2 Stroke Championship title for 2008 aboard his amazing TM 125cc MX machine. Jonathan dominated this years championship with 8 overall victories from 9 rounds and a staggering 20 wins from 25 starts, his worst place finishing was a fourth after a start line tangle which left him way off the back of the pack!. congratulations also go out to privateer Jim Davies on his TM 125 machine who upon changing over to TM machinery for the 2008 season saw a return to form and finished a very creditable fourth overall in... read more


    Gozzini does the double with TM (Feb 28, 2010)

    Davide 'Gozzo' Gozzini gave TM its second consecutive title in the highly contested Italian National Supermotard Championship, piloting his TM 660 SMX 'Gozzo' thrilled the Italian crowds and took to the podium once again to be crowned national champion for 2008. Sadly for Gozzini the hapiness was soon to turn to sorrow as the young Italian rider who has also been one of the favourites to take the World Supermotard S2 Championship this year was robbed of his maiden world title when a puncture halted his progress to score the few points needed to overhaul a narrow points margin gained by... read more


    McLaughlin gives TM consecutive titles (Feb 27, 2010)

    Talented young Irishman Philip McLaughlin has secured the overall victory of the British Enduro Championship Expert class aboard his TM 250cc 2t machine. Philip who only recently became an 'Enduro' rider after switching over from a motocross background has shown much promise this year in both domestic competition and on the world stage in the 'WEC' events. The final round of the 'BEC' held on Longmoor camp, known as the 'Natterjack',was to see Philip secure the title for 2008 and for TM and its astonishing 250cc 2t Enduro machine its second consecutive British Enduro Championship Expert... read more


    Gozzini And TM Win Supermotard Of Nations (Feb 27, 2010)

    Davide Gozzini once again showed the Supermotard world that the combination of his talents and his astonishing TM 660 SMX are a forced to be reckoned with. After last years success for 'Gozzo' and the TM 660 SMX in the Supermotard of Nations where he was the highest individual points scoring rider the still reigning Italian National Champion and 2008 World Championship Runner-up again stamped his mark on proceedings this year in Pleven, Bulgaria. Together with his team mates Lazarrini and Pignotti they managed to overthrow the competion and with an incredible convincing win by Gozzini... read more


    Lewis King TM 144cc MX (Feb 27, 2010)

    TM UK would like to congratulate Lewis King on his 2008 season, during 2008 the talented young Welshman piloted a TM 144cc MX machine in both the BYMX Championships and the British Under 21's Championship with great success. Supplied by TM UK and maintained and run by Gary Pottenger and his team the 144cc TM had a faultless year and with Lewis at the controls secured 3rd overall in the BYMX Championship and an incredible 8th overall in the highly competetive and essentially 'factory 4 stroke' dominated British Under 21's Championship. well done all. read more


    Thain And TM lead Team France To 'Six Days' Victory (Feb 25, 2010)

    Former motocross star turned Enduro star Rodrig Thain helped France take the team title at the 2008 Internationl Six Day Enduro. Thain competing in his first ever ISDE event piloted his TM 450 EN to victory for team France as well as finishing runner up in the E2 category, narrowly missing out on a class win and a top five finish overall after a bad fall on day four of the event Thain posted the fastest times on many tests and was pleased with his performance and that of his machinery. " The Six Days was good for me and the French team, my first ever Six Days and a win at the end !, i... read more