December 3, 2019

After listening to the ‘Off the Groove’ podcast with Gary Inman, I was inspired to have a dig through my photo archive and find some shots that help illustrate the story and the times.

I can’t put exact dates on any of these images...

September 10, 2019

After land working all weekend in a 125-acre (50.5 hectare) field and watching Oliver Brindley finished in third place at the Williams Grove Half Mile, I couldn’t help but think about the possibility of marking out and grading up a...

September 9, 2019

Mike Fisherm DTRA #80, successfully tunes and races an early Champion framed Bultaco in the Sideburn Vintage class in the UK. Like me, he has celebrated his 60th birthday this summer, but our two lives share a lot more than both be...

July 8, 2019

I feel the Sideburn-supported DTRA Vintage class is going to have itself a new hole ripped by this Honda framer. It has been built by UK flat track stalwart, Paul 'Harry' Harrison in the moments when he hasn't been fettling many of...

April 11, 2019

The amateur flat track scene is exploding. When Sideburn launched there was one fledgling series, Peter Boast's Short Track UK. Now there is the DTRA, a Scunthorpe series and another at Rye House. Plus there's DirtQuake, now in it'...

January 18, 2019

Following on from news about Wilbur's mini framer, Adam from Grimsby got in touch to share details on his son, Luke's homebuilt race bike. Here's what he told us...

Luke Elliott

Age 13 

Home town Grimsby 

Junior 1 flat track  -Scunthor...

January 16, 2019

It would be hard for me to choose a favourite DTRA racer (who isn't also a family member), ok, you twisted my arm - WILBUR SKIPP!

Wilbur and his Harley XR750 Tribute, actually built out of a Honda XR75, is featured in Sideburn 35, b...

December 9, 2018

Early feedback, from UK racers at least, is saying the feature by Wilbur about his homebuilt 'XR75' is a favourite in Sideburn 35.  

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