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Donington Park reveals full 2015 race calendar and season passes now on sale 1

Donington Park reveals full 2015 race calendar and season passes now on sale

The full Donington Park provisional race event calendar for 2015 has been revealed, with racing taking place on almost every weekend from the end of March until November. Highlights on the global calendar include the return of MotoGP™ (28-30 August) [...]

December 18, 2014 British Superbike, Latest News, MotoGP, World Superbikes
The 2015 MotoGP™ Live Experience App available now with 15 off 1

The 2015 MotoGP™ Live Experience App available now with 15% off

For 2015 the MotoGP™ Live Experience App has been completely updated, with a new interface and new functionality, including enhanced Live Timing, OnDemand audio commentary, extra content from pre-season tests and additional languages. Available now on the iTunes App Store [...]

December 10, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Motul to title sponsor Grand Prix of Japan and TT Assen for three years 1

Motul to title sponsor Grand Prix of Japan and TT Assen for three years

Dorna Sports are delighted to announce that premium oil and lubricant specialist Motul will be the title sponsor for the Grand Prix of Japan and the TT Assen for the next three years. Both agreements are to run from 2015 [...]

November 25, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Crowds grow as MotoGP™ pulls in close to 2.5 million fans at 2014 Grands Prix 1

Crowds grow as MotoGP™ pulls in close to 2.5 million fans at 2014 Grands Prix

Another superb season of Grand Prix racing saw MotoGP™ crowds grow compared to last year, with 2.47 million fans attending GP events in 2014. Looking at the attendance figures across the 18 rounds of this year’s championship 14 of the [...]

November 18, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Exciting new names on the grid ahead of 2015 MotoGP™ World Championship 1

Exciting new names on the grid ahead of 2015 MotoGP™ World Championship

Maverick Viñales and Jack Miller are just two of the exciting new riders to be joining the MotoGP™ grid for 2015, with new bikes and new teams adding to the colour in the premier class. The 2013 Moto3™ World Champion [...]

November 14, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
MOTOGP™ ADVANCE TICKETS ON SALE NOW! 1

MotoGP™ Advance Tickets on Sale Now

The Circuit of Wales have announced advance ticket prices for the 2015 British MotoGP at Donington Park. Promising a four-day festival of the world’s best motorcycle racing and entertainment, tickets will start at only £90 per person for weekend general [...]

November 13, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Dominant champion Marquez ends Valencia test ahead of MotoGP™ rivals 1

Dominant champion Marquez ends Valencia test ahead of MotoGP™ rivals

On Wednesday afternoon at the Valencia circuit Respol Honda’s double-MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez wrapped up three days of testing at the top of the timesheet with a best lap of 1’30.973. Marquez was 0.146s ahead of his teammate Dani [...]

November 12, 2014 Latest News, Moto2, Moto3, MotoGP
Torrential rain affects second day of MotoGP™ Valencia test 1

Torrential rain affects second day of MotoGP™ Valencia test

Many of the championship’s biggest name riders decided not to take any risks in the rain with the likes of Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo and Monster Yamaha Tech 3 pair Pol Espargaro and Bradley Smith [...]

November 11, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Lorenzo fastest on Monday in Valencia test as Marquez brothers ride together 1

Lorenzo fastest on Monday in Valencia test as Marquez brothers ride together

Jorge Lorenzo (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) was Monday’s fastest rider in the post-GP Valencia test, with the day also featuring MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez showing his brother Alex Marquez how to ride a premier class prototype. Lorenzo’s fastest time of [...]

November 10, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
MARCO MELANDRI TO RACE WITH APRILIA IN MOTOGP 1

MARCO MELANDRI TO RACE WITH APRILIA IN MOTOGP

MARCO MELANDRI TO RACE WITH APRILIA IN MOTOGP THE RIDER FROM RAVENNA WILL RACE UNDER THE ITALIAN TEAM’S COLOURS IN 2015 ROMANO ALBESIANO: “AN ITALIAN DUO TO TAKE ON APRILIA’S NEW CHALLENGE” MARCO MELANDRI: “A VERY AMBITIOUS GOAL, BUT WE’RE [...]

November 10, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Remarkable Rossi gets first pole since Le Mans 2010 1

Remarkable Rossi gets first pole since Le Mans 2010

The MotoGP™ Q2 session saw Valentino Rossi grab pole at the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana, with Andrea Iannone and Dani Pedrosa also taking front row slots. The session also saw Marc Marquez suffer a turn 4 crash [...]

November 8, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
MotoGP™ returns to Austria 1

MotoGP™ returns to Austria

Red Bull’s Dietrich Mateschitz and Dorna Sports CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta have reached an agreement which will see MotoGP™ return to Austria as early as 2016, with the race to be staged at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg. Pending all [...]

November 8, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Main man Marquez the pace setter again as final round gets underway 1

Main man Marquez the pace setter again as final round gets underway

The MotoGP™ FP2 session saw Marc Marquez on the pace with Andrea Dovizioso and Aleix Espargaro also amongst the top three. Marquez was also the fastest ride on the combined timesheets from FP1 and FP2, in front of Jorge Lorenzo [...]

November 7, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Presents Piloto360 App 1

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Presents Piloto360

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP has the pleasure to present “Piloto 360″, the first mobile virtual reality experience that enables the user to feel, first-hand and from any perspective, what it is like to be a MotoGP rider. “Piloto 360″ offers the [...]

November 6, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
MotoGP™ frontrunners joined by wild card De Puniet to preview end of season Valencia fiesta 1

MotoGP™ frontrunners joined by wild card De Puniet to preview end of season Valencia fiesta

At Thursday’s preliminary press conference at the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana MotoGP™ stars Marc Marquez, Valentino Rossi, Jorge Lorenzo, Pol Espargaro and Stefan Bradl were joined by Suzuki wild card Randy de Puniet to preview the end [...]

November 6, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
SUZUKI RE-LAUNCH INTO MOTOGP THIS WEEKEND 1

Suzuki Re-Launch into Motogp This Weekend

The prologue to Suzuki’s latest chapter of Grand Prix racing will open this weekend when the revitalised works team roll into action with the refined version of the GSX-RR at the Ricardo Tormo circuit for the Gran Premio Generali de [...]

November 5, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Sweltering Sepang welcomes MotoGP™ for penultimate round 1

MotoGP™: Rossi and Lorenzo contest second as champion Marquez arrives home

The fans at the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana will gather to salute double MotoGP™ World Champion Marc Marquez this weekend, with the battle for the runner-up spot between Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo to be settled at [...]

November 3, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Moto3™: Hungry Miller secures Sepang pole position 1

Moto3™: Alex Marquez and Jack Miller ready for title showdown at Valencia

The 2014 Moto3™ World Championship title battle goes down to the final event of the year with just 11 points separating standings leader Alex Marquez and Jack Miller, as they prepare for Valencia. Miller’s victory at his home race in [...]

November 3, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Regent Street roars to the sound  of World GP Bike Legends 1

Regent Street roars to the sound of World GP Bike Legends

Bike racing heroes Freddie Spencer, Wayne Gardner, Christian Sarron and Didier de Radiguès present all-new event to hundreds of thousands at the Regent Street Motor Show The exciting new World GP Bike Legends event fired into life at the Regent [...]

November 1, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Yonny Hernandez contracts with Ducati to continue with the Pramac

Yonny Hernandez contracts with Ducati to continue with the Pramac

Ducati Corse is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Yonny Hernandez that will tie the Colombian rider to Ducati for 2015, with an option for 2016. Hernandez, born on July 25th 1988 in Medellín, made his [...]

October 31, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP