Macchina Musings

Hickman Secures Superstock Victory at International North West

Macchina Client, Peter Hickman, took victory during the 2019 International North West 200 on his Smiths Racing BMW S1000RR Superstock. The louth-based rider shone under beautiful conditions during practice week. Standing out on the all new BMW S1000RR Superstock. The Stock bike had never turned a wheel on track before so all BMW teams were […]

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The Pendulum

I spent ten days at the IOM TT. In a tent. I mention the tent because for me, spending one night in a tent is an endurance. So ten? Makes me damn proud. I have been clinging on to this pendulum between two things. Life and death. Been to the TT? you will know what […]

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Sometimes you meet a person and, whilst you may never share another day with them, they will stay in your heart always. Day three at the Isle of Man TT and I sit on the corner of Ballacraine. Joined by my partner, his first day, I know he is about to witness something he will […]

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