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September 25, 2019

Held under the vast, cloudless Lincolnshire sky at George Pickering's Greenfield oval, the final round of the DTRA National Championship was also the ultimate round of the inaugural DTRA European Championship, which meant that we h...

May 23, 2019

The Peterborough round of the DTRA Championships is an event with a different atmosphere to any other round. Being part of the MCN Festival there are big crowds, lots of motorcycle industry involvement and the DTRA Flat track racin...

April 19, 2019

The long awaited 2019 DTRA Flat track season kicked off in fine style in King's Lynn at the weekend. It's a great venue that always produces fine evening races under floodlights. This year was no exception, the setting sun making t...

March 17, 2019

UPDATE: As I wrote below, I didn't know the history of this bike, but I asked around, because if it was an ex-Dick Mann bike, I wanted it myself. Ossa experts in the States say it has a stock frame, not a Champion frame that a pukk...

January 22, 2019

UPDATE: SOLD

Now then, I do know this bike. The description, taken from eBay, tallies with my own thoughts on the bike, when it comes to reliability. When I've seen this bike at races it's not one of those where the owner is in a ma...

January 21, 2019

I’ve never run from the police. I’ve never been arrested. I’m a lucky guy because I’ve put myself in situations that could’ve, and in some instances, very well should’ve earned me a seat in the back of a squad car. I’d be a liar if...

January 12, 2019

I’ve mentioned the 'arms race' that’s in full effect for the Salem Indoor Vintage 250 class this season, and I’ve also referenced that dude who showed up on his Astro from California and gave us all someone to chase for the night....

January 3, 2019

We posted a story about the the Dirt Track Rookies in Spain in late-2017. Up until recently, there seemed to be two very different strands to the flat track scene in Spain. There are those inspired by the Marc Marquez/ Superprestig...

November 7, 2018

Anticipation, I’ve had my share of late. Mix it with excitement, hope, anxiety, and worry, and you’ve just sampled my steady diet for the end of summer/beginning of fall.  Casey @gandhcycles was finishing up the final tuning of my...

October 16, 2018

Thanks to Kev H for bringing this one to our attention. 

The owner describes it as '1975 OSSA ST-1 250 2-stroke custom built flat tracker based on the 1977 Scott Loomis ST-1'

Looks good. Not sure about the angle of the kickstart. It'...

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