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Positive start for CRT Racing in KTM British Junior Cup

Positive start for CRT Racing in KTM British Junior Cup

Last weekend the British Superbike season for 2017 finally got underway. Connor Thomson from Horley, who rides for Steelmate Racing, were in action at Donington Park in the Santander Consumer Finance KTM British Junior Cup. Thomson was looking for a positive start this weekend. Thomson was up against 22 other riders on identical KTM390 machines. […]

Heartache for Thomson at Donington Park

Heartache for Thomson at Donington Park

Connor Thomson, who rides for the Horley based CRT-Racing Team, missed out on a place in the KTM Cup World Final at Assen by just seven points after a fantastic season which only started at the third round for Thomson. Going into the final round of the Santander Consumer Finance KTM British Junior Cup Connor […]

Connor Conquers The Mountain at Cadwell Park

Connor Conquers The Mountain at Cadwell Park

Connor Thomson took a win and second place in the Santander Consumer Finance KTM British Junior Cup Championship. Although he can’t win the championship his efforts saw him close to within 13 points of the second placed rider. Last bank holiday weekend Connor Thomson was taking part in the latest round of the KTM British […]

Connor collects valuable points at Brands Hatch

Connor collects valuable points at Brands Hatch

14-year-old motorcycle racer Connor Thomson was competing in round seven of the KTM British Junior Cup at Brands Hatch last weekend. He had to wait until the end of Friday for his 20 minute free practice session on the Brands Hatch GP circuit. He completed 11 laps improving his lap time throughout to finish with […]

Superb debut in KTM British Junior Cup for Connor Thomson

Superb debut in KTM British Junior Cup for Connor Thomson

Connor Thomson debut in the KTM British Junior Cup couldn’t have gone much better. Having never competed in the class before he came away from Brands Hatch with a win and two second places. The teenager, who also rides for Horley based CRT Racing in the Aprilia Superteen championship, showed no nerves when the free […]

Snetterton 200 May 2016

Snetterton 200 May 2016

Snetterton 200 and the 3rd round of the 2016 RST Aprilia Challenge (Superteens.) Saturday was a test day and it was clear that the pace at the front was going to be extremely quick, so after a couple of sessions we had a team meeting to discuss strategy for the weekend given we didn’t have […]

Difficult start at Brands Hatch opener

Difficult start at Brands Hatch opener

Well this weekend hasn’t been the best, Friday had a good day testing getting a feel for the bike and track, Saturday qualifying only managed to qualify 2nd I was on pole for the most of it however I backed off for the last lap as my dad said so that was when Max Lofthouse […]

Thomson to compete in KTM Cup

Thomson to compete in KTM Cup

Connor Thomson has just announced that in addition to challenging for the Aprilia Superteen crown, he is to compete in the KTM Cup, a support series in British Superbike. This has happened in the main part because of the continued support of P&H Motorcycles and CS Tyre Services. In addition, he is also expected to […]

Testing the Aprilia RRV450R at Donington Park

Testing the Aprilia RRV450R at Donington Park

Connor Thomson was testing the new Aprilia RRV450R today at the Donington Park circuit. He completed five sessions at the track throughout the day. The first three sessions saw Connor running in the engine which prohibited him exceeding 6,500 revs. During the last session Connor rode initially with another rider, who was on an Aprilia […]

Connor Thomson features in Surrey Mirror

Connor Thomson features in Surrey Mirror

Connor Thomson, who was already looking forward to the 2016 Aprilia Superteen series on the new Aprilia RRV450R 4 stroke machine, had some much welcome publicity in the Surrey Mirror this week. The 13-year-old has high hopes this season which will be his second in the class, after finishing sixth in 2015. Below you will […]