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Robert Lambert Crowned U21 Champion
Thursday April 27, 2017
Wednesday 26th March saw Robert Lambert claim the British Under 21 Speedway championship at Poole and admits it was a "huge relief" to be finally crowned British Under-21 Champion. For a third successive year, the Norfolk born racer won all five of h....
Monday March 27, 2017
One of the original extreme motorsports returns to Manchester’s National Speedway Stadium on April 1st, 7:30pm to celebrate the incredible life of one of the iconic Belle Vue Aces’ most legendary riders.
ACU Events 2017 British Sidecar Speedway Championship Confirmed
Friday March 24, 2017
ACU Events are delighted to confirm the running of a new British Sidecar Speedway Championship in 2017.
ACU British Sidecar Speedway Championship
Wednesday February 15, 2017
Watch this space – Exciting NewsDuring recent weeks ACU Events Ltd has been in talks with a number of Speedway Promotors regarding the staging of the 2017 ACU British Sidecar Speedway Championship. After lots of planning ACU Events Ltd are plea....
Stars come together for ACU Awards
Monday January 30, 2017
Saturday 28th January saw a whole host stars from all disciplines of Motorcycle Sport gather for the annual ACU Awards and Presentations Day at the National Motorcycle Museum near Birmingham.
New Chairman of ACU Ltd
Tuesday January 3, 2017
The ACU now have a new Chairman. John Collins has replaced Brian Higgins as Chairman of the ACU and his Chairmanship commenced as of 1st January 2017 for a period of two years. Details for John are given below:
2017 ACU Handbook
Thursday December 22, 2016
The 2017 ACU Handbook is now available to download.  After the Christmas / New Year break, the Handbook will be uploaded onto the ACU website and also split into smaller more manageable sections pertinent to each discipline etc. To download a co....
British motorsport could end due to EU ruling
Thursday December 22, 2016
Joint statement from the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA), the Amateur Motor Cycle Association (AMCA) and the Auto-Cycle Union (ACU)The outcome of a government consultation on a piece of EU insurance legislation could end motorsport in the UK.
Visit the ACU at the International Dirt Bike Show
Monday October 24, 2016
With just days left until the International Dirt Bike Show opens its doors at Stoneleigh Park, the ACU will once again be in attendance at the Show from 27th October through to 30th October.
Lambert tied at the top of the FIM Under 21 Speedway World Championship
Thursday September 22, 2016
Britain’s Robert Lambert moved into joint top place in the standings after an entertaining Final 2 in front of some 4000 fans in Pardubice, Czech Republic last Friday.
Pinhard Trophy Nominations Open Now
Thursday August 18, 2016
Once again we are seeking nominations for one of the UK’s most prestigious awards - THE PINHARD TROHY which is in the gift of Sunbeam MCC
Seventh heaven for Poles as Team GB takes Speedway World Cup Silver
Thursday August 4, 2016
Polish skipper Piotr Pawlicki was elated to skipper his country to their seventh Monster Energy FIM Speedway World Cup win in Manchester. Pawlicki’s men topped the rostrum at the National Speedway Stadium on 39 points, seeing off hosts Gre....
Lambert takes Runner Up spot at Opening Speedway Under 21 Final
Tuesday June 21, 2016
Saturday night saw the opening round of the FIM Speedway Under 21 World Championship Final take place at King’s Lynn. With six British riders entered to compete, they were all looking to perform well at their home round.
Thursday June 9, 2016
The FIM have carried out the draw for the first final of the 2016 Under 21 World Championship which will take place at the Adrian Flux Arena, Kings Lynn on Saturday June 18th. The twelve qualifiers along with three permanent Wild Cards and an entry n....
The Speedway Control Bureau - JOB VACANCY
Monday May 2, 2016
A rare opportunity has arisen in respect of the post of Speedway Control Bureau Co-ordinator, responsible ultimately to the ACU, being the officially recognised governing body for motorcycle sport within Great Britain.

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