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    Japspeed battle hard at the Irish Drift Championship

    Last weekend saw the triumphant return of the Irish Drift Championship to the now iconic Kartworld venue in Cork, Ireland. A favourite venue of both national and international drivers from around the world – many of whom would descend upon this green isle for a tyre-smoking, adrenaline- fuelled w...

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    Ard Rock’s Maxxis Pump Track Championship winner secures 2018 sponsorship deal

    A talented young rider has won a year’s sponsorship deal with MTB tyre legend, Maxxis. Jono Jones, 23, secured one of the fastest laps on the event’s pump track during the Saturday afternoon, before going up against 7 other contestants in the evening’s grand finale.  The Maxxis Pump Track Champio...

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    Japspeed battles into victory

    2017 saw return of an event which had undeniably wowed visitors of all ages at its premiere event in 2016 year. Maxxis sponsored Team Japspeed were proud to be invited back to tear up the streets of Glasgow and smoke more than a few Maxxis VR1 tyres. Aiming to build on an exhilarating performance...

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    Zietsman races back into action at Ard Rock

    After a tragic injury that put Maxxis sponsored rider Martin Zietsman out for 14 weeks, he managed to get back on the saddle and tackle the biggest enduro event of the season, Ard Rock. With over 3000 riders taking part in the 4 enduro events across the weekend, he knew this was an event he could...

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    Maxxis heads to ‘Ard Rock Enduro Festival 2017

    The Maxxis team will be heading to ‘Ard Rock Enduro Festival this week to showcase its new range of DoubleDown tyres, and support its Maxxis sponsored riders, at one of the UK’s biggest and best mountain bike events. Set to take place this weekend (4th – 6th August) in the breath-taking Yorkshire...

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    Japspeed raise £1800 for Children In Need

    It’s the time of year where show season gets into full swing for us here at Team Japspeed. This weekend saw Maxxis sponsored Team Japspeed return to Carfest North for BBC Children In Need where we put on a drift display every year down the tight straw bale lined course for the 40,000 strong crowd...