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Aug 20, 2014
Practice is underway at the forthcoming Manx Grand Prix and last night's session saw good conditions with dry roads and clear skies. Competitors on the 500cc Classic race bikes were working their Avon race tyres hard with John MacGuinness putting in two...
Jul 8, 2014
Avon Tyres will be exhibiting at Triumph Live this weekend. The event takes place on Saturday 12 July at the Heritage Motor Centre in Gaydon. On display will be a range of Avon motorcycle tyres, including the latest Cobra whitewall which is OE on the new...
Jul 8, 2014
Motorcycle road racer Sam Smith is racing with JHS in the 2014 Mini Twin Championship (BMCRC). Out of the 14 races that he started this year on Avon tyres he has clocked up a total of six wins, 10 podium finishes and set a ThundersportGB Mini Twin lap...
Jun 30, 2014
Avon Tyres’ flagship ultra-high performance tyre, the acclaimed ZZ5, is now also best-suited to keep you safe on the road in the wet, having achieved an A grade for wet grip across all sizes in the range.The compound of the ZZ5 has been reformulated and...
Jun 19, 2014
Snetterton is the venue for the fifth and sixth races of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship over the weekend of 21 and 22 of June with bumper grids and new driver entries.For the team heading the GT3 championship standings, there is a driver change...
Jun 3, 2014
The 1st Sidecar race at the Isle of Man TT on Saturday saw all three teams on the podium using Avon Tyres. The race was full of excitement with four different teams leading before Conrad Harrison & Mike Aylott crossed the line for their 1st TT...
Jun 2, 2014
Ahmad Al Harthy and Michael Caine took the #4 Oman Racing Team Aston Martin to its second win of the season with a strong victory to end a glorious day of racing in the Silverstone 500 third round of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship.Caine took the...
May 6, 2014
The FF Corse pairing of Gary Eastwood and Rob Barff took a comfortable victory at Rockingham after some fine driving and deft strategy work for the #18 Ferrari 458 Italia pairing in the second round of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship.The duo had...
May 1, 2014
The Avon Tyres British GT Championship makes a welcome return to Corby’s Rockingham Motor Speedway for the second event of the season with the May Day two hour endurance race on May 4/5.Just two weeks after the eventful season-opener at Oulton Park, 30...
Apr 28, 2014
The 2014 Avon Tyres British GT Championship got off to a superb start with a thrilling Bank Holiday Easter weekend of action at Oulton Park with overall race wins on Monday from the #4 Oman Racing Team Aston Martin of Ahmad Al Harthy and Michael Caine...