February 20, 2017

Four times world champion bids for a fifth with NGK

Four-time World Speedway champion Greg Hancock is once again being supported by NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd as he bids for a fifth title. NGK is backing the 46-year-old current champion as well as two more exciting riders competing in the 2017 FIM Speedway Grand Prix season.

February 02, 2017

Marathon bike ride raises £30,000 for Downs Syndrome Association

Charity cyclist Stuart Bayne raised more than £30,000 on his marathon ride through New Zealand. Stuart, who is Sales Manager – North for NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd, cycled 2108km (1309 miles), climbing more than 14,000 metres, during his epic journey from Bluff at the southern tip of New Zealand’s South Island to Cape Reinga…

December 22, 2016

He’s done it!

Super cyclist Stuart Bayne has completed his 2100+km marathon charity ride up the length of New Zealand. Stuart, who is Sales Manager – North for NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd, had planned to raise funds for the Down’s Syndrome Association (DSA), but had to alter his route after two recent simultaneous major Earthquakes which struck north of Christchurch forced him to take a more arduous route.

October 20, 2016

NGK on TV

Be sure not miss out on major TV coverage this weekend of the World’s No.1. First off Greg Hancock, three times Speedway World Champion is looking to win a fourth title at the Australian FIM Speedway Grand Prix in Melbourne this Saturday night which will be screened on BT Sport 2 at 10:00pm. Then you can catch more coverage featuring NGK in Go Charlie : Hillclimb Project Part 2 on Motors TV at 17.50pm.

October 07, 2016

Greg Hancock ready to scoop fourth world title

NGK-sponsored Speedway star Greg Hancock is on the verge of winning his fourth Word title after a crash ended rival and fellow NGK stablemate Jason Doyle’s title challenge.

June 30, 2016

NGK Speedway stars in first GP 1-2-3…

NGK-sponsored Speedway riders raced to a clean sweep of the Czech Grand Prix, taking the first three places…

June 15, 2016

Salesman of the Year

NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd has announced Ray Nicholson as its Salesman of the Year at its recent annual sales conference held in Edinburgh. It is the first time 57-year-old Ray, of Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, has won the title; an achievement he is justly proud of. He said: “I am delighted to have won the award…

June 03, 2016

Damon races in to NGK to collect charity cheque

Former Formula One World champion Damon Hill OBE has paid tribute to NGK Spark Plugs (UK) Ltd and one of its staff for raising funds for charity. The 55-year-old British motor racing legend is patron of the Down’s Syndrome Association and praised NGK and Stuart Bayne for helping raise more than £17,000 for the charity.

May 18, 2016

Max powers to first win

It takes two to tangle as Mercedes found out to their cost in Barcelona this weekend. After a dominant qualifying session which resulted in a front row lock out for the Silver Arrows with a relieved Lewis Hamilton taking pole by almost a quarter of a second, it looked like business as usual for the Mercedes team.

May 13, 2016

The Speedway sponsorship tradition continues

NGK-sponsored Australian Speedway star Jason Doyle is in confident mood for the 2016 FIM World Championship season having finished second, with 13 points, in the season’s inaugural GP in Krsko, Slovenia.