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Motorcycling in Malta during the 70s

Many people agree that the Maltese culture during the seventies era was very special and beautiful…The Maltese biker scene is not an exception as can be seen from the footage below. The footage is courtesy of Motordrome, a popular Maltese TV program on Smash TV, and is often considered a part of the Maltese Motoring…

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Tribute to Marco Simoncelli

Two years ago today, October 23rd, 250cc world champion Marco Simoncelli‘s tragically lost his life in the Malaysian MotoGP race. Several tributes and rides were organized in Italy in Simoncelli’s memory. On Thursday 12th September 2013 in Coriano a tribute took place for Marco Simoncelli with a flame and a monument for Marco Simoncelli called…

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Traffic Casualties in Malta 2013

The National Statistics Office has stated that there were six traffic fatalities in the third quarter this year, compared to two in the same period last year. In the third quarter, reported traffic accidents reached 3,555, at par with the same period last year. The NSO also said that in the period under review, 421…

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Lorenzo wins in Australia, Marquez disqualified

Jorge Lorenzo has inflicted maximum damage on the day Marc Marquez could have clinched the MotoGP™ crown, as the current title holder clinched his 50th career race victory in a Tissot Australian Grand Prix including mandatory bike changes. Failing to acknowledge the predetermined pit window, Marquez was shown the black flag. Lorenzo would pit at…

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Tom Sykes crowned World Superbike champion

No spoilers for Tom Skyes to be the winner of the World Superbike contest as he only needed to finish within the first ten. The title is made all the sweeter by the fact that Sykes missed out last year by just half a point to Max Biaggi. There would be no such mistakes this year:…

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Young motorcyclist injured in Nadur

A 21-year-old motorcyclist was injured this afternoon when his motorcycle was involved in collision with a Suzuki Samurai SUV in Ghajn Qassab Street, Nadur. The Police reported on site where preliminary investigations revealed that the 21-year-old man residing in Nadur, who was driving a Yamaha 125 motorcycle, collided with a Suzuki Samurai driven by a…