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Zarco reigns supreme as the championship leader gains traction

Johann Zarco (Ajo Motorsport) has taken pole position in Moto2™ qualifying in Austria, keeping himself in the front seat as MotoGP™ returns to the country for the first time in nearly two decades. Franco Morbidelli (Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS) [...]

August 13, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Thomas Lüthi leads as action opens in Austria

Garage Plus Interwetten rider Tom Luthi topped the timesheets on Friday in Austria, as the veteran former world champion dueled it out with key rival Alex Rins (Paginas Amarillas HP 40) and championship leader Johann Zarco (Ajo Motorsport) at the [...]

August 12, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

New circuit presents new challenges for Moto2™

The hiatus is over and it’s time to face a new challenge at the Red Bull Ring – Spielberg. The German GP seems almost a lifetime ago for the Moto2™ World Championship who have had over three weeks away from [...]

August 9, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Johann Zarco wins Moto2™ war of attrition in Germany

When it rains it pours, but the conditions were of no issue to Johann Zarco who stayed upright as all of his main rivals failed to finish. Conditions were as wet as ever as the Moto2™ World Championship lined up [...]

July 17, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Takaaki Nakagami takes first pole since 2013

Takaaki Nakagami spoiled the fun for Johann Zarco on his birthday, beating the French rider to pole in Germany. Picking a favourite for pole position as Qualifying for the Moto2™ World Championship began was almost impossible, one second splitting the [...]

July 16, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing
Takaaki Nakagami stays fastest overall as he tops FP2

Takaaki Nakagami stays fastest overall as he tops FP2

Weather delayed riders going out in FP2, but it was once again Takaaki Nakagami who showed the field how it’s done. Clouds were darker than ever as Moto2™ FP2 got underway, the field racing out of pit lane in an [...]

July 15, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

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

Five points split the top three in Moto2

Moto2 It’s the tightest of all three championships, Zarco, Rins and Lowes trading wins as they fight it out for the 2016 crown. Recent years have seen the likes of Marc Marquez, Tito Rabat and Johann Zarco run away with [...]

July 11, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Measured Takaaki Nakagami breaks Japan’s winless drought

Rain cuts the Moto2™ race in Assen short but a dominant ride by Takaaki Nakagami saw him hardly challenged. Fears of rain were briefly put to bed as the Moto2™ World Championship race at the Motul TT Assen lined up [...]

June 26, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Tom Lüthi times Qualifying run to perfection

The Swiss rider Tom Lüthi was like a Swiss train in Moto2™ Qualifying, his flying lap coming exactly when it needed to. Although they started on wets, the Moto2™ World Championship quickly found the TT Circuit Assen dry enough to [...]

June 25, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Sunshine graces Moto2™ as Tom Luthi leads

The middleweight class got the best of the Dutch weather, Tom Luthi proving the man to beat on Friday. Riders in the Moto2™ World Championship were fortunate enough to have both their sessions held under relatively clear skies on Friday [...]

June 24, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Inseparable Moto2 Top Three Arrive at The Cathedral

The top of the championship continues to tighten, Rins, Lowes and Zarco all in contention as the year creeps towards the half way mark. Johann Zarco (Ajo Motorsport) took a well-earned victory in Barcelona, stalking rival Alex Rins (Paginas Amarillas [...]

June 20, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Inch-perfect Johann Zarco charges to emotional Catalan GP victory

He left it until late in the race, but when Johann Zarco hit the front he was untouchable as he beat Rins and Nakagami to the podium. All eyes were on the leading two on the Moto2™ World Championship grid, [...]

June 5, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

First pole of 2016 for Johann Zarco in Barcelona

Johann Zarco will start from pole position for the first time since lifting the world title in Japan back in 2015. Conditions remained stable for Moto2™ Qualifying at the Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya, not too hot and not [...]

June 4, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Moto2™ championship brawl arrives in Barcelona

Six rounds in and there’s no clear favourite in the Moto2™ World Championship battle, will Montmelo offer clarity? Each time a rider takes the advantage in the intermediate class championship, their rivals strike back at the next round to re-take [...]

May 31, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Moto2 ™ and Moto3 ™ testing hit by rain

Rain returned to Mugello on Monday, slowing the first official post-race test of the year for the Moto2™ and Moto3™ classes. The majority of Moto2™ World Championship riders remained in Mugello for a one-day test alongside the Moto3™ World Championship. [...]

May 23, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Moto3, Racing

Johann Zarco victorious in eventful ten lap Moto2™ dash

France’s Johann Zarco came out on top after a thrilling ten lap battle with Lorenzo Baldassarri, the Italian taking second with Lowes third. Ideal conditions continued in Mugello as preparations for the Gran Premio d’Italia TIM began in the Moto2™ [...]

May 22, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Sam Lowes Cruises to Pole as Rivals Stumble

Back to his best, Sam Lowes continued his love affair with Mugello as he took pole from Nakagami and Baldassarri. Conditions continued to heat up in Mugello as the sun beat down, the track temperature rising to over 47°C. Higher [...]

May 21, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Improvements continue in Mugello as Johann Zarco leads on Friday

Improved conditions brought improved times as the intermediate class upped the pace with Johann Zarco ending fastest ahead of Cortese and Nakagami. The Moto2™ World Championship was the only class with two sessions where slicks were appropriate to use. As [...]

May 20, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Seesawing Moto2™ Championship arrives in Mugello

Just when one rider appeared to have the edge, his rivals bounced right back and cut it down bringing it back to even. The French GP was a mixed weekend for most riders, practice saw several emerge as early favourites [...]

May 16, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing
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