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Photos: Álvaro Bautista at the Italian Grand Prix in Mugello
A selection of pictures from last weekend’s Italian Grand Prix at Mugello. The home Grand Prix for Álvaro’s Gresini Team started off a little slow, but gradually progressed until the race which unfortunately lasted only three corners for Álvaro who crashed after a collision with home hero Valentino Rossi. Sources:... Read more
Pol Espargaro takes excellent second place in Italy, Rabat and Pons crash out after good battles
Pol Espargaró was fighting for victory at the Mugello circuit, scene of the Italian Grand Prix, until the finish, overcoming the pain after his crash on Saturday morning after a serious collision with Johann Zarco. The Pons 40 HP Tuenti rider was narrowly beaten by Italian home hero Andrea... Read more
Lorenzo tops off Mugello dominance with magnificent victory
Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo delivered his second consecutive Mugello masterclass today, repeating last year’s performance to take victory in the Grand Prix of Italy. Starting from second on the grid, Lorenzo was quick to pass pole man Dani Pedrosa and take the lead on the first lap. Although... Read more
Espargaro bounces back from early run-off to take 13th at Mugello
The MotoGP World Championship raced in Italy this Sunday, but the victory would go to Spain. Jorge Lorenzo took the win at Mugello, followed by Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Dovizioso. Lorenzo, Pedrosa, Dovizioso and Bradl were all part of an early leading group, with Lorenzo opening a slight gap... Read more
Hard work pays off for Terol with best result of the season, Elias happy despite crashing out
The Italian GP at Mugello kicked off at 12:20pm for the Moto2 class, with expectations high for a quality contest. Espargaró and Márquez had led the way in practice, but De Angelis and Iannone had also been close behind at their home round. Márquez took control early and there... Read more
Faubel back in the top ten as Moncayo crashes out after collision with Salom
Once again, the Moto3 race at Mugello provided ample excitement for fans. High temperatures and the desire of the fourteen riders in the lead group guaranteed plenty of overtaking and plenty of challengers for the victory. A number of riders overreached early on (Moncayo, Salom and Oliveira) and gradually... Read more
Rosell forced to retire from Italian Grand Prix with yet more bike problems
QMMF Racing Team riders Anthony West and Elena Rosell had a disappointing end of a weekend that both riders had started with high hopes of success. West, who rode his new Speed Up bike for the first time and who was convinced of his chances to conquer world championship... Read more
Marquez unsatisfied with fifth but thinking about championship gap
Today was not a day for taking risks on an unattainable victory. That was clear to Marc Márquez, who decided after a close call with a crash that playing for points was the safest option at the Italian Grand Prix. The Spaniard picked up 11 points courtesy of a... Read more
Italian Grand Prix, Mugello: Bridgestone Race Review
Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo unleashed the strong pace he showed all weekend to win the Italian Grand Prix in dominating fashion ahead of Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa and Monster Yamaha Tech 3’s Andrea Dovizioso. Starting from second on the grid, Lorenzo managed to squeeze his way past pole-sitter... Read more
Weekend to forget ends with 10th place for Bautista: “Thank goodness this weekend is over”
A tough weekend in Italy finished much as it had started for Alvaro Bautista today, with a disappointing race performance coming on the back of a crash in each free practice session and a bad qualifying session. The Spaniard and his crew were unable to find a way to... Read more