Guy Martin 2016

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Plenty of folk have been asking what I’m up to this year. I fancy a change of scenery. I’ve been racing the TT for 11 years. All I’ve really done since I was 18, except the trucks, is race motorbikes and my brain needs something else. Every year’s the same: testing, racing, then start again. It brought it home to …

Guy Martin in Latvia

Latvia

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After the India programmes, that were on the telly earlier this year, the TV bods asked where else I’d like to go a do a travel programme. I’m quite happy in North Lincolnshire, and though I like seeing other places, I have to have reasons to go there. I’ve always wanted to go to Latvia, because my Granddad was from …

Vulcan XH558

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“The Vulcan is being parked up for good and I was asked to do a programme about the plane, its history and the final flight. The Vulcan first flew in 1952 and it’ll never fly again. The reason is, it needs a load of people from BAE systems, Marhsall Aerospace and Rolls-Royce to sign off the plane to be safe to …

Guy Martin’s Calendar 2016

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From magic fish to Ducati’s secret test rider. Guy Martin’s once a year dip into the art world. The 2016 calendar sees him tie up with artist Ryan Quickfall for some personal, oddball pictures and photos from Guy’s head and world – available at www.guymartinproper.com. Automatic entry to Guy’s prize draw, well done to all this year’s winners. JUST £10 with …

The bands I’m into and why being a mate of Ken Fox’s is handy

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I went to see Sleaford Mods on the first and last night of their tour. I love my bands, but I’ve never done that before. They’re two normal blokes. Normal blokes you wouldn’t want to fall out with. They’re not mods. I don’t know how you’d describe their music. Jason Williamson is the front man and Andrew Fearn is the …

Performance Bikes – December issue

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In this month’s (December issue) Performance Bikes Magazine Guy talks exclusively about riding his dream bike, the Britten V1000 –  plus there’s an extract from his new book – ‘When You Dead You Dead.’ http://bit.ly/1l7RKNd

The G-force had better be with me — or I‘m hitting the roof

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DAFT things started to happen when all the Jeremy Clarkson stuff kicked off and it became clear he was getting the boot from Top Gear. Loads of rumours started that I was going to replace him. It was all a load of rubbish at first — just bookies putting out odds to get gullible people to part with their money …

Guy talks about his new book: ‘When You Dead, You Dead.’

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“My new book comes out tomorrow and you might be wondering, Why do another book? I don’t know, is the honest answer. I’ve never approached anyone to do a book, they’ve always come to me. The money’s alright, but it wasn’t about the money. I enjoyed the process of writing the first one. It brought back a lot of memories. …

GuyMartinProper.com – M Sport Ford Transit Custom

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Guy Martin and the GuyMartinproper.com team have got the first M Sport Ford Transit Custom! She’s built by Van-Sport  designed  by Carlex Design M-sport have got a great team doing this special edition transit custom for them. We went for the Magnetic Grey version with black rally sticker pack You can go to the below website to check out the vehicles and …

An update from Guy on Thursday 3rd Sept 2015

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“I’ve had my head down for a few weeks, because I didn’t want the world knowing I spannered myself, but it turns out the world already knew. I also wanted to make sure that anything you heard was straight from the horse’s mouth. “I’ve had over 100 cards wishing me well. I really appreciate them, I read them all and …

TAS Racing launch TYCO BMW for 2015 season

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TAS Racing along with title partner Tyco Security Products will join forces with BMW Motorrad for the 2015 season, becoming the German manufacturer’s official representatives in both British championship and also on the International Road Racing scene. The team will run under the title – Tyco BMW.   The rider line-up for 2015 will consist of a two-pronged attack in …

Mr Porky video

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Following on from the competition, here’s Guy getting to meet the Porky folks earlier in the year. Sneak preview of the Guy Martin, Mr Porky Pork Scratchings bag, coming soon.