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Front row start for Jorge Lorenzo in Germany
Jorge Lorenzo will line up on the front row of the grid for tomorrow’s ninth round of the championship – the German Grand Prix – after setting the third quickest time in qualifying at the Sachsenring. This morning the rider from Mallorca finished FP3 in eighth place, but this... Read more
Marc Marquez does it again: ninth consecutive pole at Sachsenring, Dani Pedrosa improves to 10th
Qualifying day of the German GP followed one of Marc Marquez’s classic patterns. The reigning World Champion dedicated the FP3 and FP4 sessions to finalizing his bike’s setup in order to understand the tyre feedback and to test the limits to which he could push himself and his RC213V. With... Read more
#RiminiWorldSBK Day 3 roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WorldSSP300
World Superbike Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) has taken his second win of the weekend at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli after a scorcher of a race around the Rimini track. Race two in the Pirelli Riviera Di Rimini Round provided a 21 lap thriller, with countless overtakes... Read more
#RiminiWorldSBK – Day 2: Rea rolls to Misano glory in Race 1
Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) had his Superpole snatched away in the closing seconds of Superpole, but that mattered little to the reigning champion by the time Race One rolled around. A fantastic start from the Kawasaki rider shot him ahead of Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK)... Read more
#RiminiWorldSBK Day 1 report: Milwaukee Aprilia duo end Friday on top in Italy
Throwing up all sorts of surprises for the opening day of the Pirelli Riviera Di Rimini Round, it was Lorenzo Savadori (Milwaukee Aprilia) who ended the day at the top of the timing sheets whilst Eugene Laverty (Milwaukee Aprilia) made it a red bike lock out at the front.... Read more
Alvaro Bautista takes best grid slot of the season at Assen
Jorge Lorenzo struck first in qualifying for the Dutch TT, clocking a 1’33.600 on his first flying lap out of the garage but a succession of fast laps in an intense finale saw him drop to tenth place on the grid, despite finishing just four tenths shy of the... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Can Öncü unstoppable in Race 1 at Assen
Turkish 14-year-old Can Öncü grabbed a dominant lights-to-flag win from Pole Position to extend his lead in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup to 24 points. His twin brother Deniz led a five man KTM RC 250 R battle in hot pursuit but just lost a podium place coming... Read more
Augusto Fernández to start the Dutch GP from 16th position
Augusto Fernández today faced the second day of the Dutch GP at Assen TT Circuit, looking forward to improve yesterday feelings – and that’s what he did. The Spanish Pons HP 40 rider kept getting to know his new bike as he’s increasingly better adapted to it. Even though... Read more
Career pole number 75 for Marc Marquez in Assen, tough qualifying for Dani Pedrosa
So close was today’s qualifying session in Assen that the riders on the front row ended up within just 0.059”, whilst the top-10 were split by less than 4 tenths of a second. Well aware of how tight things were going to be today, and will be tomorrow, Marc Marquez... Read more
#USWorldSBK Day 3 – Masterful Rea does Laguna Seca double
Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) took his second win of the weekend at the WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, becoming the most successful rider in MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship history at the US racetrack in the process. The Northern Irishman was again unstoppable in the GEICO US Round, flying... Read more