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Luke Hopkins from Sittingbourne secured runner-up spot in the Team Respro MRO 600 championship run by British Motorcycle Club. Despite winning more races than any other rider the 16-year-old missed three rounds (eleven races) leaving him with an outside chance of the title at this final round.

Having got used to his Yamaha R6 since switching from Moto3 thi...

Sittingbourne’s Luke Hopkins took the title in the Club Pro Moto Time Attack event that took place at Cadwell Park recently as well as setting a new lap record.

With only basic modifications allowed to the motorcycles it meant the machines would be close and rider ability would be at the fore.

The competition involved ten sessions over the weekend. Of those...

After the disappointment of failing to finish in the last two rounds Hopkins was really positive about the trip to Scotland.

The 1.3 mile Knockhill circuit was bathed in sunshine all weekend giving ideal track conditions for the riders. On top of that the track had been resurfaced leading to some very quick lap times. It was all new track for Hopkins, howe...

16-year-old Hopkins escaped from a high speed crash at the Norfolk circuit when another rider lost control in front of him. He was running in 14th position on the final lap, when another rider lost control after running off the track and fell in front of Hopkins. With nowhere to go he ran over the other bike and was launched into the air. The race was imm...

Luke Hopkins from Sittingbourne, failed to finish the Donington Park round of the Pirelli National Superstock 600 championship after falling on lap eight whilst battling for fourth place.

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The free practice session was difficult with the air still damp after a lot of rain.  Hopkins lacked confidence in his Yamaha R6 on the cool track surface bu...

Sittingbourne National Superstock 600 rookie Luke Hopkins performed beyond expectations again last weekend, this time at Oulton Park. He battled through the field from 15th on the grid to cross the finish line in a superb ninth place.

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The weekend started with bright sunshine and only a slight breeze for free practice sessions on Saturday. In F...

A difficult qualifying meant starting from 19th but Luke Hopkins, one of the youngest riders in the field, made a superb start to the 22 lap race at Brands Hatch crossing the finish line in a fantastic tenth position.

The second round of the Pirelli National Superstock 600 Championship took place at the Brands Hatch Indy track last weekend.

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