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Joan Mir twelfth in Qatar season opener
It was a bittersweet finish to the opening race of the 2016 season for the Moto3 class. At the Losail International Circuit, the three Leopard Racing riders were confident of building on their positive results from Free Practice and Qualifying. Today, however, Leopard Racing riders couldn’t return their best efforts. Fabio... Read more
Top ten Qatar qualifying for Joan Mir
Qualifying for the Moto3 Grand Prix at the Losail International Circuit on Qatar took place this evening as the three Leopard Racing riders looked to make an impact on the grid ahead of the race tomorrow with young Spaniard Joan Mir taking the tenth spot on the grid. Teammate Fabio... Read more
Joan Mir an impressive 2nd in opening Qatar practice session
The first two free practice sessions have officially heralded the beginning the Grand Prix of Qatar, the first stop of the 2016 season for the Moto3 World Championship. After a month and a half of testing, split between four private sessions and two official IRTA tests, it is now full... Read more
Joan Mir finishes third on final day of Jerez test
A morning struck with abnormally cold and foggy conditions stopped the Leopard Racing team during the first session of the final day in Jerez. Dense and very low fog along with temperatures of just 13°C saw only seven riders take to the track. Fortunately during the second half of the... Read more
Efren Vazquez second, Joan Mir DNF in eventful Australian Grand Prix
It’s obvious that summer time isn’t far away at the southern hemisphere as bright skies with ambient temperatures and some light winds accompanied race day at Phillip Island for the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix. It seems all went according to plan as the Moto3 pack left the line on... Read more
Efren Vazquez third on Phillip Island grid, Joan Mir an excellent 18th
Bright skies were the reason for perfect conditions during this afternoon’s 40 minute long timed session for the Moto3 category. Back on form during both days of practice was Efren Vazquez, who was recorded with the fourth fastest lap time this afternoon, but he now will even start from... Read more
Joan Mir to replace Hiroki Ono at Phillip Island
Following the recent announcement of Hiroki Ono’s injury, the Leopard Racing Team has announced that Joan Mir will compete in his place in the race at Philip Island alongside Danny Kent and Efren Vazquez. The 18 year old young Palma de Mallorca born rider Joan Mir Mayrata is already part... Read more
Joan Mir signed by Leopard Racing for Moto3 World Championship for 2016
It has been announced that Leopard Racing has signed an agreement with Joan Mir to bring the young talented Spanish rider to World Championship series from the 2016 season on. At the age of 18 years, Palma de Mallorca born rider Joan Mir Mayrata is already part of Leopard Racing’s... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Pagliani and Gutierrez knock Martín from pole
Manuel Pagliani knocked Jorge Martín from pole position in the dying moments of qualifying for the first race of the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup season. In brilliant Jerez sunshine but with a stiffening breeze, 17-year-old Italian Pagliani was is great form, chasing Martín, the 16-year-old Spaniard, who had... Read more
Photos: Spanish Red Bull Rookies Martin, Ramirez, Perez and Mir at Sachsenring
A small photo selection of the Spanish Red Bull Rookies Jorge Martin, Marcos Ramirez, Diego Perez and Joan Mir at the German Grand Prix last weekend. It was a bit of an up and down event for most of the Spanish youngsters, Jorge Martin in particular finishing Saturday on a... Read more