This week’s magazine includes extensive coverage of two of motorsport’s biggest events, the Monaco Grand Prix and the Indianapolis 500.
Lewis Hamilton finally got his first win in 2016 after an inspired drive in Monte Carlo, helped by a surprisingly shambolic Red Bull pitstop that managed to wipe the smile even from Daniel Ricciardo’s face.
Over the Atlantic, Alexander Rossi pulled off a near-impossible rookie victory in the Indy 500 in a dramatic running of IndyCar’s showpiece event.
We also joined Petter Solberg for the World Rallycross Championship’s visit to Lydden Hill, covered a highly competitive Nurburgring 24 Hours, and reported on all the Bank Holiday action in the UK.
In this issue of PB, Michael Rutter tests the H2R vs the Ducati Panigale in a 256bhp mega-bike head-to-head with Europe’s lairiest superbike. We get the new ZX-10R and S1000RR flat out on the test strip and dyno, plus R1 shock mods, project TL1000R and Bandit racer plus 17-page MotoGP preview: Rossi v Marquez v Lorenzo – who you REALLY should bet on!