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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
WorldSBK Assen, Sunday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WorldSSP300
World Superbike Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) put in the most dominant performance in the 2018 season of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship so far, recording fastest lap after fastest lap to score his first win of the campaign, ending Jonathan Rea’s (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK)’s Assen winning... Read more
WorldSBK Assen, Day 2: Rea roars to eighth consecutive TT Assen win
Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) stormed to his third win of the season with a quintessential Assen performance, nailing his eighth consecutive Dutch win and twelfth in total, equalling Carl Fogarty’s historic dozen Assen triumphs along the way. It didn’t come easy for the Northern Irishman, however, forced to... Read more
NOT the MotoGP News: Assen – Pass the Duchy from the left hand-side
Welcome to NOT The MotoGP News – our blog by Guy Anderson. Oh – and when you’re done, make sure to go follow Guy on Twitter – @SirGuyGuisborne Assen is great for many reasons. It’s in The Netherlands. The people are wonderful. They love racing and the track... Read more
Assen GP sees Augusto Fernández continue to close in on the points
The eighth race of the Moto2 season – the Motul TT in Assen – was run under a cloudy and uncertain sky today. The Speed Up team finished a good weekend with Spanish rookie Augusto Fernández who, in Sunday’s race, found better feelings than the ones than he got... Read more
Motul TT Assen, raceday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) penned another stunning chapter in what is now the longest winning career in the history of Grand Prix motorcycle racing at the ‘Cathedral’ of speed, as the number 46 took his 115th win in the Motul TT Assen, more than 20 years after his... Read more
KTM’s best MotoGP result in Assen from Pol Espargaro
As the half way point of 2017 season approaches, the Red Bull KTM Factory Racing team took their best ever MotoGP finish today in Assen, Holland after a dramatic race where mixed conditions and bravery were the order of the day resulting in Spaniard Pol Espargaro clinching 11th place... Read more