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Pramac new Title Sponsor for 2015 Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix 1

Pramac new Title Sponsor for 2015 Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

Dorna Sports SL agree a one-year deal with the Italian company Pramac to sponsor the 2015 Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2015 at Phillip Island. Italian company Pramac have agreed a one-year deal with Dorna Sports SL to become the title [...]

July 22, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Six out of six 1

Six out of six

The Spanish rider takes his second victory of the season in a Repsol Honda 1-2. That makes it 6 victories in a row at the Sachsenring for Marquez, all of which were won from pole position. When Marquez came here [...]

July 12, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Marquez secures pole for GermanGP 1

Marquez secures pole for GermanGP

The Repsol Honda rider’s 1’20.336 lap was enough to net him first position on the grid for this weekend’s MotoGP™ battle. This is Marc Marquez’s 6th consecutive pole at the Sachsenring, leading to victory for the Spaniard for the last [...]

July 11, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Marquez returns to form at the Sachsenring 1

Marquez returns to form at the Sachsenring

The Spaniard was fastest in FP1, then went on to improve upon his time in FP2 to finish the day quickest overall. Repsol Honda Rider Marc Marquez set a fastest lap time of 1’21.621 to finish on top today, despite [...]

July 10, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Adds BLUE CORE to YZR-M1 Livery at German GP 1

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Adds BLUE CORE to YZR-M1 Livery at German GP

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s YZR-M1 race machines competing in the MotoGP World Championship will sport a new “BLUE CORE” logo starting from the upcoming German GP at Sachsenring. Movistar Yamaha MotoGP supports Yamaha Motor‘s “BLUE CORE” next-generation engine development philosophy with [...]

July 10, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Wet warm up at the GermanGP 1

Wet warm up at the GermanGP

The GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland pre event press conference was filled to the brim with Rossi, Lorenzo, Marquez, Iannone, Crutchlow, Aleix Espargaro and even Stefan Bradl in attendance. Round nine of the MotoGP™ World Championship at the Sachsenring got [...]

July 9, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
MARCO MELANDRI TO RACE WITH APRILIA IN MOTOGP 1

Aprilia Racing and Marco Melandri Part Company

A statement from Aprilia Racing states: Aprilia Racing and Marco Melandri have reached an agreement by mutual consent to terminate the contractual obligations between Marco Melandri and Aprilia Racing. Consequently, Marco Melandri will no longer be lined up on the grid with Aprilia [...]

July 8, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Rossi takes dramatic win after epic duel with Marquez at DutchGP 1

Sachsenring ready for fireworks in MotoGP™ title battle

Valentino Rossi heads to the Sachsenring for the GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland with a 10-point advantage in the standings. The 2015 German Grand Prix will be the 77th time that a GP has been held on German soil, with [...]

July 6, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Valentino Rossi Underlines Yamaha Motor‘s 60th Anniversary at 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed 1

Valentino Rossi Underlines Yamaha Motor‘s 60th Anniversary at 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Valentino Rossi shone as a special guest at the 23rd edition of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, where Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. celebrated its 60th anniversary. After a stunning race at the TT Assen Circuit yesterday, where Valentino Rossi won [...]

June 29, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP, Shows
Rossi takes dramatic win after epic duel with Marquez at DutchGP 1

Rossi takes dramatic win after epic duel with Marquez at DutchGP

Valentino Rossi wins in dramatic fashion after an incredible race-long battle with Marc Marquez at the Motul TT Assen. A massive crowd of over 97,000 fans witnessed one of the greatest MotoGP™ battles ever today, as nine-times World Champion Valentino [...]

June 27, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Record-breaking Rossi claims sensational pole position 1

Record-breaking Rossi claims sensational pole position

Valentino Rossi sets the fastest ever MotoGP lap around the world famous TT Circuit Assen to claim his first pole position since Valencia in 2014. Movistar Yamaha’s Rossi dramatically transformed his qualifying fortunes in Assen today by demolishing Casey Stoner’s [...]

June 26, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Celebrating 30 years of On Board technology 1

Celebrating 30 years of On Board technology

The 2015 Motul TT Assen marks the 30th anniversary of On Board technology in the MotoGP™ World Championship. In 1985 the Dutch GP saw race-winner Randy Mamola ride the first GP bike equipped with an On Board camera, providing some [...]

June 26, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Record-breaking Pedrosa heads first day of Free Practice 1

Record-breaking Pedrosa heads first day of Free Practice

Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa sets the fastest ever lap MotoGP lap around the TT Circuit Assen to top the opening day combined timesheets. Pedrosa outshone his rivals to end the first day of Free Practice at the Motul TT Assen [...]

June 25, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
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From 2016 the TT Assen will be on Sunday

After carefully considering all the pros & cons, the TT Board has decided to move the race day from Saturday to Sunday, starting in 2016. The TT Assen race day will be held on the last Sunday in June. This [...]

June 25, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
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Czech Republic GP confirmed for 2015

Automotodrom Brno has informed Dorna of the difficulties to receive financial resources from the public sector for the 2014 and 2015 Grand Prix despite the fact that such financial resources had been promised several times to be released. Under these [...]

June 25, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Dorna in major cross-platform partnership upgrade with Motul 1

Dorna in major cross-platform partnership upgrade with Motul

Commercial rights holders of the MotoGP™ World Championship, Dorna Sports S.L., and French lubricant manufacturer Motul are pleased to announce a significant new partnership agreement which includes MotoGP™ title sponsorship, licensing, as well as cross-platform involvement in the WorldSBK and [...]

June 25, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP, World Superbikes
Lorenzo at physical peak for DutchGP 1

Lorenzo at physical peak for DutchGP

Warming up the chilly weather at the Dutch track, Rossi, Lorenzo, Iannone, Marquez, Smith and Pedrosa were all present at the press conference to mark the start of the Motul TT Assen. The official press conference kicked off round eight [...]

June 24, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
MotoGP™15 game is now available in stores and digital markets 1

MotoGP™15 game is now available in stores and digital markets

Dorna Sports and Milestone s.r.l. announce that MotoGP™15 is now available in stores and digital markets. The game is now playable on PlayStation®4, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system, Windows PC, Steam, PlayStation®3 and Xbox 360. Starting from [...]

June 24, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Jorge Lorenzo makes it four in a row as Marquez crashes 1

The cathedral to host Yamaha showdown

The Motul TT Assen will host the latest instalment in the battle between Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo for the lead in the World Championship standings. The historic TT Circuit Assen, the only venue that has hosted a Grand Prix [...]

June 22, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Super Sunday celebrations at World GP Bike Legends 1

Super Sunday celebrations at World GP Bike Legends

Packed final day of racing brings curtain down on successful first event Over the past three days, classic racing fans have enjoyed thrilling racing from the biggest collection of former racing heroes ever assembled who between them have over 300 [...]

June 22, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP