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POWER! What’s the last thing Kawasaki’s bark­ing su­per­charged H2 needs? Even more power – and that’s ex­actly what it’s get­ting for 2019. Next year’s model will boast a claimed 228bhp – a 15% in­crease on its ex­ist­ing (and not ex­actly wheezy) 197bhp. The ex­tra oomph comes from new parts in­clud­ing its in­take cham­ber, air fil­ter, spark plugs and ECU. Holy moly.

COMEBACKS John Mcguinness made a vic­to­ri­ous re­turn to road rac­ing at the Clas­sic TT, just 15 months af­ter break­ing his leg at the North West 200. Rid­ing a Roger Win­field Pa­ton, Mcguinness won the Ben­netts Se­nior Clas­sic TT race more than a minute ahead of sec­ond-placed Jamie Coward. Fin­gers crossed the taste of cham­pagne spurs on his re­turn to the reg­u­lar TT next year…

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