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With the Qatar tests underway, and the race at Losail kicking off the 2009 season this weekend, it seems an opportune time to go over the tech specs for Alvaro’s bike… ENGINEType: two strokesConfiguration / number of cylinders: one cylinderDiameter: 54×54,5Cubic capacity: 124,5Compression: 18:1Admission: rotary side valveGear Box: 6 gearsClutch:... Read more
Here’s some words form Alvaro at a press conference held in Talavera de la Reina, both about his collarbone injury and also about the season ahead… “I have the normal pains and aches after surgery, but I can already ride a bike again, although I must follow the path of... Read more
Read the English translation of Alvaro’s latest interview for the Aspar website, looking ahead to 2009, in full here at BatiFans.com Read more
Team Aspar were at Valencia, running both 125 and 250 bikes.Here’s how the 250s fared…1.- Álvaro Bautista ESP Aprilia 1.37.1 53 laps2.- Gabor Talmacsi HUN Aprilia 1.38.1 41 laps3.- Mike di Meglio FRA Aprilia 1.38.9 55 laps Keep up with all the news, stats, pics and comment here… Read more
We at BatiFans want to try and push the campaign for Alvaro Bautista diecast models further afield than Minichamps, and would appreciate your help in also filling up the Suggestion Boxes at Spanish company Altaya (who already produce some nice 1:24 MotoGP bikes) and Chinese manufactrer Ixo (who produced... Read more
Above: Alvaro joins Jorge Martinez and all the Team Aspar riders, amongst others, at the big 10th anniversary celebrations of the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Cheste on Thursday, ahead of this weekend’s Grand Prix. Read more
After spending many daft weeks examining and dispelling various MotoGP rumours we are now very happy to put an end to it all with the announcement that Jorge Martinez will be retaining the services of Alvaro Bautista in 250cc once again next year. Here’s the quotes… Álvaro Bautista: “I’m really happy... Read more
Alvaro Bautista:“This break was very much needed to relieve the stress of so many races in such a short time. Especially considering that in some cases the result was not the one we wanted. But I focus on the fact that I finished the first part of the championship... Read more
“Donington is my favourite circuit, in that I got my first track points and my first World Championship podium. I also got the fastest lap in 2004 and in 2006 in 125cc. For this event I can only hope that everything goes well; as well as in Montmeló and... Read more