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Honda WorldSBK management pay tribute to the late Nicky Hayden

The Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team offers its most heartfelt condolences to Nicky’s family, his fiancée Jackie, his friends, fans and everyone who has been touched by the passing of one of the racing world’s most loved sons. Nicky’s [...]

May 23, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Superbikes

Vespa Young Collection T-Shirt and Mug

The new Vespa Young collection celebrates the 70th anniversary of the iconic Italian scooter with a range of clothing and accessories that draw on the brand’s heritage, presenting it with a dash of contemporary Italian style.  Made from 95% cotton, [...]

May 23, 2017 Apparel, Industry News, Latest News

Statement from Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team

It is with great sadness that Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team has to announce that Nicky Hayden has succumbed to injuries suffered during an incident while riding his bicycle last Wednesday. Nicky passed away at 19:09 CEST this evening [...]

May 22, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing, World Superbikes

Leon Haslam fired up ahead of World Superbike wildcard at Donington

Donington Park ambassador Leon Haslam is revved up ahead of his Motul FIM Superbike World Championship wildcard appearance at the circuit this weekend (26-28 May), and confident of giving the leading riders a run for their money on his one-off [...]

May 22, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Superbikes
Cairoli and Seewer Win the MXGP of Germany

Cairoli and Seewer Win the MXGP of Germany

The MXGP of Germany concluded today on the technical Teutschenthal surface. Riding through the rutted soil, in a veteran performance, Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Antonio Cairoli took his 80th career GP overall keeping the red Plate for France, while [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, Off-Road, Racing

Showdown at Le Mans: Viñales vs Rossi for the FrenchGP

The first Movistar Yamaha duel of the season saw Maverick Viñales the man to take the stunning 500th win for Yamaha after a clash of the titans at Le Mans FrenchGP – with the tremors from the French GP felt throughout [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Franco Morbidelli bests Bagnaia in cat-and-mouse contest in France

Franco Morbidelli (EG 0,0 Marc VDS) took another incredible win at Le Mans in Moto2™, extending his points lead after crashing out last time out in Jerez. First dueling Tom Lüthi (CarXpert Interwetten) and then holding firm under incredible pressure [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Imperious Joan Mir conquers Le Mans as drama hits Moto3

Championship leader Joan Mir (Leopard Racing) took an imperious win in the French GP, extending his points lead once again in a race marred by drama, red-flagged and then restarted. Aron Canet (Estrella Galicia 0,0) and Fabio Di Giannantonio (Del [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, Moto3, Racing

A triple Yamaha win at Oschersleben

After winning the 24 Heures Motos in April, GMT94 Yamaha secured victory at the 8 Heures of Oschersleben following an epic duel with YART Yamaha Official EWC Team. The two factory-backed Yamahas came in ahead of private team Maco Racing [...]

May 21, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Endurance

Antonio Cairoli and Benoit Paturel start strong at the MXGP of Germany

The technical circuit of Teutschenthal plays host to the MXGP of Germany and today marked the first of two race days Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Antonio Cairoli and Kemea Yamaha MX Official Team’s Benoit Paturel lead the field and [...]

May 20, 2017 Latest News, Off-Road, Racing

Alonso Lopez wins in Le Mans

Alonso López (Junior Team Estrella Galicia 0,0) took his first Moto3™ Junior World Championship win after beating Dennis Foggia (Junior Team VR46 Drivers Academy) in a thrilling race today. The rider showed his winning form at the FIM CEV Repsol [...]

May 20, 2017 Latest News

Maverick Vinales lights up Le Mans as Zarco steals the spotlight

Maverick Vinales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) took another impressive pole position at a proven venue for the 2013 Moto3™ World Champion, topping the timesheets from teammate Valentino Rossi in a huge leap forward from the more difficult Spanish GP for the [...]

May 20, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Thomas Luthi breaks his pole record in Le Mans

Thomas Luthi (CarXpert Interwetten) took a record-breaking pole position for the HJC Helmets Grand Prix de France, taking a good portion of time off his 2016 pole record – 12 years after the number 12 took his first pole at [...]

May 20, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Jorge Martin wins last dash pole position shootout

Jorge Martin (Del Conca Gresini Moto3) will start the French GP from pole position after some spots of rain in the Moto3™ qualifying session left the field on a rush to be the last over the line as it dried [...]

May 20, 2017 Latest News, Moto3, Racing

Makar Yurchenko debuts with pole in Le Mans

Makar Yurchenko (Reale Avintia Academy) nabbed his first pole in the Moto3™ Junior World Championship, after beating Jeremy Alcoba (Junior Team Estrella Galicia 0,0) by just 0.081. The Kazakhstani rider dominated the two qualifying sessions disputed in tricky conditions due [...]

May 19, 2017 CEV Repsol, Latest News, Racing

Adam Norrodin fastest in France on Friday

Adam Norrodin (SIC Racing Team) topped wet Friday practice at Le Mans for the French GP, setting the best lap in FP1 and weather conditions worsening slightly by the afternoon for the Malaysian to keep his dominion at the top [...]

May 19, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Jack Miller takes the reins on Day 1 in Le Mans

FP1 at the HJC Helmets Grand Prix de France started wet and was eventually just dry enough for slicks for those who dared – and Jack Miller (EG 0,0 Marc VDS) did, as the Queenslander set a blistering 1:37.467 to [...]

May 19, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Weather worsens with Lorenzo Baldassarri quickest on combined times

Lorenzo Baldassarri (Forward Racing Team) topped combined times on Day 1 in France, as the Italian led a trio of his compatriots to lock out the top four: Franco Morbidelli (EG 0,0 Marc VDS), Francesco Bagnaia (Sky Racing Team VR46) [...]

May 19, 2017 Latest News

Zarco and Tech3 to continue successful partnership in 2018

The Monster Yamaha Tech3 team and Johann Zarco, the high-flying sensation, have reached an agreement that will see the double Moto2 World Champion remain with the French team for the 2018 season. The 26-year-old has undertaken a superb start to [...]

May 19, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP

GMT94 Yamaha in Pole Position for the 8 Hours of Oschersleben

GMT94 Yamaha will start from pole tomorrow (Saturday) at the 8 Hours of Oschersleben, the 3rd round of the FIM EWC 2016-2017, ahead of YART Yamaha Official EWC Team and Team LRP Poland. GMT94 Yamaha reaffirmed its position as leader [...]

May 19, 2017 Latest News, Racing, World Endurance
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