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Finland poised to join MotoGP schedule 1

Finland poised to join MotoGP schedule

The FIM MotoGP World Championship is set to reach new territory in Scandinavia, with Dorna Sports delighted to announce an agreement has been reached for Finland to join the schedule in 2018. The new KymiRing track in Iitti is currently [...]

July 17, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Future of German Motorcycle Grand Prix secured 1

Future of German Motorcycle Grand Prix secured

ADAC and MotoGP rights holder DORNA renew contract Germany will continue to host fixtures on the MotoGP World Championship calendar. During the GoPro Motorcycle Grand Prix of Germany weekend at the Sachsenring, Carmelo Ezpeleta, CEO of the MotoGP rights holder [...]

July 17, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Marc Marquez wins big with tyre gamble in German 1

Marc Marquez wins big with tyre gamble in German

Even when the situation looked at its worst, Marquez produced magic to take a sensational seventh Sachsenring win. Conditions had looked to be improving after the Moto2™ World Championship race, but brief showers of heavy rain hit the Sachsenring as [...]

July 17, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Faultless Marc Marquez takes pole as disaster strikes for Lorenzo 1

Faultless Marc Marquez takes pole as disaster strikes for Lorenzo

No issues for Marc Marquez as he cruises to pole position yet again in Germany, Lorenzo having a less than ideal day. The surprises had hardly stopped as the MotoGP™ World Championship headed out for Q2 to decide the grid [...]

July 16, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
LCR Honda Team Compete in The MotoGP Class For Further 5 Years 1

LCR Honda Team Compete in The MotoGP Class For Further 5 Years

67 years of history, 530 million youtube viewers, 100 million TV spectators for each race weekend, 16 million social medias fans, over 2.7 million spectators on track during the season… these are just few numbers of today’s MotoGP world assiduously [...]

July 16, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Times drop in MotoGP™ as the field chase flying Maverick Viñales 2

Times drop in MotoGP™ as the field chase flying Maverick Viñales

Rain holds off and sees rider increase the pace, the top ten devoid of Yamaha riders on Friday. It was another slow start to practice at the GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland for the MotoGP™ World Championship as Free Practice [...]

July 15, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
GermanGP: Riders set for weather hit weekend in Germany 1

GermanGP: Riders set for weather hit weekend in Germany

The upcoming 2017 season and the weather were the biggest talking points ahead of the GermanGP, some riders hoping for rain more than others. It was once again a full house for the pre-race press conference, seven riders squeezing in [...]

July 14, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Zarco to join MotoGP with Tech3 1

Zarco to join MotoGP with Tech3

The Monster Yamaha Tech3 team is pleased to announce the signing of the exciting French talent, Johann Zarco for the forthcoming season. The 2015 Moto2 World Champion and current joint leader of this year’s intermediate contest, will move up to [...]

July 14, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, MotoGP, Racing
Jack Miller walks on water for miraculous first win 1

Marquez heads to happy hunting ground as rivals scramble

Assen was anything but a predictable Grand Prix weekend, Rossi and Lorenzo certainty hoping for normality in Germany. The Dutch GP was an unforgettable weekend for a number of riders, none more so than Jack Miller (Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc [...]

July 11, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Jack Miller walks on water for miraculous first win 1

Jack Miller walks on water for miraculous first win

A red flagged race put the MotoGP™ riders through their paces, Jack Miller mastering the wet to take his maiden premier class win. A torrential downpour followed the Moto2™ and ensured that at least the start of the MotoGP™ World [...]

June 26, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
ALEIX ESPARGARÓ TO JOIN APRILIA 1

Aleix Espargaro to Join Aprilia

Aleix Espargaro, Spanish rider born in Granollers on 30 July 1989, will ride an Aprilia RS-GP in the MotoGP World Championship. The agreement signed with Aprilia Racing is for two years, covering the 2017 and 2018 seasons. Bringing Espargaró on [...]

June 26, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Andrea Dovizioso delivers Ducati pole at The Cathedral 1

Andrea Dovizioso delivers Ducati pole at The Cathedral

Andrea Dovizioso will start from pole position as his teammate, Andrea Iannone, is scheduled to start from last but the weather means anything could happen. Both FP4 and Q1 had been littered with falls, riders approaching Q2 with a healthy [...]

June 25, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
MotoGP will continue to visit Assen for 10 more years 1

MotoGP will continue to visit Assen for 10 more years

The proud and long relationship between the TT Circuit Assen and the MotoGP™ World Championship will continue for ten more years Assen has been a part of the World Championship since it came into existence in 1949, the only circuit [...]

June 25, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Iannone remains on top in Assen, ready to charge 1

Andrea Iannone remains on top in Assen, ready to charge

Clouds loomed overhead but no signs of rain during MotoGP™ FP2, Andrea Iannone showing no signs of slowing down again. Rain held off for Free Practice 2 at the Motul TT Assen for the premier class, the track’s condition continuing [...]

June 24, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
DutchGP: Tight championships and tighter final corners 1

DutchGP: Tight championships and tighter final corners

A packed press conference for DutchGP saw the leading three discuss their battle plans while more 2017 news was revealed. Just before the press conference, Carmelo Ezpeleta was joined by Lorenzo and Marquez to open the Tunnel of Fame in [...]

June 23, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP
Valentino Rossi gets revenge in Barcelona thriller 1

A new era at MotoGP’s most historic home

Racing will take place in Assen on a Sunday for the first time, but the historic track is set for another classic showdown. Round eight of the 2016 MotoGP™ World Championship will be held at the historic TT Circuit Assen. [...]

June 20, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
ALEX RINS SIGNED FOR TWO YEARS WITH TEAM SUZUKI ECSTAR 1

Alex Rins Signed for Two Years With Team Suzuki Ecstar

Suzuki Motor Corporation announces the agreement with Alex Rins to become its factory rider for the next two seasons. This defines the Team Suzuki MotoGP rider line-up for 2017 and 2018 with Rins alongside Andrea Iannone aboard the factory GSX-RR. [...]

June 20, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Rossi - Yamaha Sports T-shirt Men's

2016 Yamaha MotoGP Rider Fan Wear

The 2016 MotoGP season is now in full swing with the drama and excitement already turned up to maximum as Rossi and Lorenzo compete for the top step of the podium! Once again, there is no better way to really [...]

June 13, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing
Young Yamaha talent to attend VR46 Riders Academy 2

Young Yamaha talent to attend VR46 Riders Academy

In an effort to help young talent develop their racing careers, Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. and the VR46 Riders Academy are proud to present “The Master Camp”, a project that offers selected Yamaha riders a chance to learn from none [...]

June 10, 2016 Latest News, Misc, MotoGP
Cal Crutchlow concludes post-race Barcelona test on top 1

Cal Crutchlow concludes post-race Barcelona test on top

The FIM MotoGP™ World Championship had their second in-season test of 2016, Cal Crutchlow ending as the fastest rider of the day. After an emotional Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya, most of the teams and riders in the MotoGP™ [...]

June 6, 2016 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing