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British MotoGP™ riders preview the British Grand Prix 1

British MotoGP™ riders preview the British Grand Prix

With the final third of the season approaching, Silverstone is making its final preparations ahead of this year’s Hertz British Grand Prix, the next round of the 2014 FIM MotoGP™ World Championship. Britain’s MotoGP™ riders Bradley Smith, Cal Crutchlow, Scott [...]

August 19, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Classy Pedrosa victory ends Marquez winning streak 1

Classy Pedrosa victory ends Marquez winning streak

In the Brno MotoGP™ race Dani Pedrosa won for the first time since Malaysia last year as he ended the winning streak of Marc Marquez, with Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi second and third, whilst Marquez came home just off [...]

August 17, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Moto3™: First career victory for Masbou in hard fought Brno contest 1

Moto3™: First career victory for Masbou in hard fought Brno contest

Another superb Moto3™ race at the bwin Grand Prix České republiky saw Alexis Masbou secure victory after a long battle featuring a huge leading group, with Enea Bastianini and Danny Kent joining him on the podium. A deserved win for [...]

August 17, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Brilliant Marquez takes Brno pole for round 11 contest 1

Brilliant Marquez takes Brno pole for round 11 contest

Sunday’s MotoGP™ race at the bwin Grand Prix České republiky will get underway with Marc Marquez on pole, ahead of Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone on row one of the grid. Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) produced a rapid 1’55.585 lap [...]

August 16, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Determined Marquez leads the way at Brno on Friday 1

Determined Marquez leads the way at Brno on Friday

toGMotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez was Friday’s quickest rider at the bwin Grand Prix České republiky with his best lap of 1’56.803 in FP1, ahead of Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa. The rain arrived later and the riders spent FP2 [...]

August 15, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
MotoGP™ riders look ahead to an exciting weekend of Brno action 1

MotoGP™ riders look ahead to an exciting weekend of Brno action

MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez was joined by Valentino Rossi, Jorge Lorenzo, Pol Espargaro, Andrea Iannone and Karel Abraham to address the media on Thursday ahead of the bwin Grand Prix České republiky. Repsol Honda’s Marquez remains undefeated so far [...]

August 14, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Dorna Sports and Circuit of Wales sign historic MotoGP™ agreement 1

Dorna Sports and Circuit of Wales sign historic MotoGP™ agreement

The Circuit of Wales is set to host the British round of the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship until 2024 after agreeing a five-year contract with the option for further five year extension with the Championship’s commercial rights holders, Dorna Sports [...]

August 13, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Smith and Monster Yamaha Tech3 to continue long term partnership into 2015 1

Smith and Monster Yamaha Tech3 to continue long term partnership into 2015

Monster Yamaha Tech3 are pleased to announce that current British rider Bradley Smith will remain with the French squad next season having signed for a further year to compete in MotoGP aboard the Yamaha YZR-M1. 23 year old rider Smith [...]

August 13, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
IMS success for unstoppable Marquez as he wins tenth successive race 1

Quick dash back to Europe for round 11 at Brno

After the return to action from the MotoGP™ mid-season break at Indianapolis the teams and riders head straight back to Europe this week to prepare for the round 11 contest at the bwin Grand Prix České republiky. The visit to [...]

August 12, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
IMS success for unstoppable Marquez as he wins tenth successive race 1

IMS success for unstoppable Marquez as he wins tenth successive race

MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez won his tenth consecutive race on Sunday at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix, with Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi joining him on the podium. The victory saw Repsol Honda’s Marquez become the first rider [...]

August 11, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Impressive Marquez rides to eighth pole of 2014 at Indy 1

Impressive Marquez rides to eighth pole of 2014 at Indy

Marc Marquez took pole at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix from Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo, clinching the top spot on the grid at the modified IMS track with a best lap of 1’31.619. An eighth pole of the [...]

August 10, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
MotoGP™: Top spot for magic Marquez at modified Indianapolis Motor Speedway 1

MotoGP™: Top spot for magic Marquez at modified Indianapolis Motor Speedway

In FP2 for the premier class at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix, round ten of the 2014 MotoGP™ World Championship, Marc Marquez outpaced the rest of the field, whilst Andrea Iannone and Jorge Lorenzo were also in the top [...]

August 9, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Riders arrive at updated Indianapolis track as Lorenzo renews for two more years 1

Riders arrive at updated Indianapolis track as Lorenzo renews for two more years

A seven-strong ride line-up of premier class stars were all in attendance at a packed pre-event press conference to mark the return from the mid-point break for MotoGP™ and the start of the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix weekend. The [...]

August 8, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Yamaha and Jorge Lorenzo Confirm New Two-Year Agreement 1

Yamaha and Jorge Lorenzo Confirm New Two-Year Agreement

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo are delighted to announce that they have signed a new two-year agreement that sees the Mallorcan complete the Movistar Yamaha line up for the next two seasons. The agreement [...]

August 7, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Magical Marquez maintains winning streak in complicated conditions 1

MotoGP™ returns to action at updated IMS

The MotoGP™ World Championship returns to action after a summer break this coming weekend, with the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix marking Round 10 of the 2014 season. This will be the seventh successive year that MotoGP has visited the [...]

August 4, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Cal Crutchlow to Ride With CWM LCR Honda in 2015

Cal Crutchlow to Ride With CWM LCR Honda in 2015

LCR Honda Team is pleased to officially announce that British rider Cal Crutchlow will join Cecchinello’s squad in 2015 MotoGP campaign riding the Honda RC213V Factory Spec. The 29-year-old from Isle of Man will compete in the premier class for [...]

August 2, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Ducati Corse and Cal Crutchlow terminate contract ahead of 2015

Ducati Corse and Cal Crutchlow terminate contract ahead of 2015

Ducati Corse announced today that it has reached an agreement with its factory rider Cal Crutchlow to terminate, ahead of time, the contract that ties the British rider to the Italian team in MotoGP for 2014 and also for next [...]

August 2, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Tickets selling fast with one month to go until MotoGP™ comes to Silverstone 1

Tickets selling fast with one month to go until MotoGP™ comes to Silverstone

Some grandstands sold out, limited availability in others  With just one month to go until the world’s premier motorcycling event returns to British soil, tickets are selling quickly as the traditional MotoGP™ summer break comes to a close. After last [...]

July 30, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Honda Racing Corporation increase partnership with Red Bull 1

Honda Racing Corporation increase partnership with Red Bull

HRC are pleased to announce an evolution in their partnership with Austrian-based energy drink manufacturer, Red Bull. After nine years of cooperation with the Repsol Honda Team and its riders – starting with Nicky Hayden and Dani Pedrosa in 2006 [...]

July 30, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Could magnificent Marquez be bad for MotoGP?

Could magnificent Marquez be bad for MotoGP?

When the MotoGP circus rolls into Silverstone next month for the British Grand Prix, there is no question as to who will be odds-on favourite for victory. Reigning World Champion Marc Marquez is enjoying an incredible run of success in [...]

July 29, 2014 Guest Feature, MotoGP