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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
Marquez and Pedrosa have first outing on 2015 machine 1

Marquez and Pedrosa have first outing on 2015 machine

After yesterday’s tricky weather conditions, today Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa had their first taste of next year’s bike. They spent the majority of the morning aboard the current RC213V and then just before lunch Marc exited on [...]

July 16, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Repsol and Honda extend MotoGP collaboration through to 2017 1

Repsol and Honda extend MotoGP collaboration through to 2017

Since 1995 Repsol has been the title sponsor of the factory Honda MotoGP team and after 20 years of sporting success and technological development, a new three year agreement will see Honda and Repsol continue their special partnership through to [...]

July 16, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Magical Marquez maintains winning streak in complicated conditions 1

Marc Marquez comes to MotoGP Tonight

The MotoGP world champion will be our special guest on MotoGP Tonight on Tuesday August 26.  Valentino Rossi, Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa have struggled to catch him, but you can catch Marc Marquez live on BT Sport’s flagship MotoGP [...]

July 16, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Magical Marquez maintains winning streak in complicated conditions 1

Magical Marquez maintains winning streak in complicated conditions

The start of the eni Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland MotoGP™ contest was disrupted by pre-race rain, with race winner Marc Marquez and podium finishers Dani Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo all getting away from pit lane. From third on the grid [...]

July 13, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Record breaker Marquez takes pole with fastest ever Sachsenring lap 1

Record breaker Marquez takes pole with fastest ever Sachsenring lap

Marc Marquez notched a new best pole lap in the MotoGP™ Q2 session at the eni Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland, with Dani Pedrosa and Stefan Bradl also on row one – Pedrosa setting a fast lap before a crash. A [...]

July 12, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Excellent Aleix Espargaro in charge as Honda pair suffer big crashes 1

Excellent Aleix Espargaro in charge as Honda pair suffer big crashes

Aleix Espargaro set the best lap in the MotoGP™ FP2 run at the eni Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland, outpacing Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo at the head of the timesheet. Having also gone quickest in FP1, Espargaro lapped in 1’22.041 [...]

July 11, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Premier class stars charged up for Sachsenring contest 1

Premier class stars charged up for Sachsenring contest

In a busy Thursday MotoGP™ press conference at the eni Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland there were seven premier class riders in attendance to preview the ninth round of this year’s World Championship. Talking to the media at the Sachsenring on [...]

July 10, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Honda Racing Corporation sign with Pedrosa until 2016 1

Honda Racing Corporation sign with Pedrosa until 2016

Honda Racing Corporation is pleased to officially announce an agreement has been reached with Dani Pedrosa that will see the Spanish rider remain in the factory Honda team for a further two years, until the end of 2016. Dani, who [...]

July 9, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Fantastic Marc Marquez maintains winning form in complicated TT race 1

Can Marquez make it 9 out of 9 in Germany?

If Marc Marquez keeps winning, he will wrap up this year’s MotoGP™ world title at MotorLand Aragon – regardless of what his rivals do. In order to do that, the Spaniard would need to claim a fifth straight victory at [...]

July 7, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Yamaha and Valentino Rossi Set to Continue with Two-Year Contract Extension 1

Yamaha and Valentino Rossi Set to Continue with Two-Year Contract Extension

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd is delighted to announce that it has signed a new two-year agreement with Valentino Rossi. The nine-time world champion will continue to race with Movistar Yamaha MotoGP for the 2015 and 2016 MotoGP World Championship seasons. [...]

July 2, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
MotoGP™ Facebook community reaches 7,000,000 mark

MotoGP™ Facebook community reaches 7,000,000 mark

The Facebook page of the MotoGP™ World Championship reached total of 7,000,000 fans on Saturday 28th June, coinciding with race day at the Iveco Daily TT Assen. To celebrate the landmark fans can enjoy a full re-run of the classic [...]

June 28, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Brilliant Aleix Espargaro takes first career pole in rain affected Q2 1

Brilliant Aleix Espargaro takes first career pole in rain affected Q2

The MotoGP™ race at the Iveco Daily TT Assen will see Aleix Espargaro get away from pole position on the grid on Saturday, ahead of Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa on row one, after light rain disrupted Q2. A group [...]

June 27, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Aleix Espargaro demonstrates record pace on Thursday at Assen 1

Aleix Espargaro demonstrates record pace on Thursday at Assen

Aleix Espargaro was the quickest rider on track – in record pace – in the second practice run at the Iveco Daily TT Assen for the MotoGP™ class, in front of Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa in the top three. [...]

June 26, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Historic TT Assen welcomes MotoGP™ riders for Saturday racing 1

Historic TT Assen welcomes MotoGP™ riders for Saturday racing

Looking ahead to Saturday’s racing at the Iveco Daily TT Assen, Marc Marquez, Valentino Rossi, Dani Pedrosa, Andrea Dovizioso, Aleix Espargaro and Stefan Bradl addressed the media in the Netherlands on Wednesday. The traditional preliminary press conference at the historic [...]

June 25, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Marquez tops dynamic test in scenic Catalunya 1

Cathedral calling as MotoGP™ travels north

From the sweltering heat of Barcelona the MotoGP™ World Championship heads north to the Netherlands for round eight at Assen, with Repsol Honda’s remarkable young World Champion Marc Marquez still undefeated in 2014. Marquez may have seen his run of [...]

June 23, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
DE PUNIET JOINS YOSHIMURA SUZUKI FOR SUZUKA 8-HOUR 1

De Puniet Joins Yoshimura Suzuki for Suzuka 8 Hour

Suzuki MotoGP Test Team rider Randy De Puniet will race this year’s World Endurance Championship Suzuka 8-Hour in Japan for the Yoshimura Suzuki team. The French rider will join Japanese rider Takuya Tsuda – who also is part of Suzuki [...]

June 20, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP
Marquez tops dynamic test in scenic Catalunya 1

Marquez tops dynamic test in scenic Catalunya

Following Sunday’s fantastic race at the Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya, the MotoGP™ teams carried out a full day of testing at the Barcelona-Catalunya track on Monday, with World Champion Marc Marquez registering the fastest lap time. The day [...]

June 17, 2014 Latest News, MotoGP