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Up to temperature: the Catalan GP, grip levels and layout

It’s soon time for the Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, but ahead of race talk it was time for a little more tourism, with Aleix Espargaró (Aprilia Racing Team Gresini), Pol Espargaró (Red Bull [...]

June 8, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Honda Racing back on top: Jason O’Halloran tops Snetterton official test

Honda Racing and Jason O’Halloran were back on top of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship at today’s (Wednesday) official test at Snetterton as the Australian set the pace ahead of next weekend’s fourth round at Knockhill. In the afternoon [...]

June 7, 2017 British Superbike, Latest News, Racing

MXGP heads to Russia

After a weekend off the MXGP field is ready to race once again. The 10th round of the FIM Motocross World Championship will be held for the first time ever at the circuit of Orlyonok in Russia. Orlyonok did however [...]

June 7, 2017 Latest News, Off-Road, Racing

Balance of power: Will Vinales hold or fold on home turf?

After the natural beauty and perfect curves of the Autodromo del Mugello, the MotoGP™ World Championship now heads for another breathtaking part of Europe – the Mediterranean city of Barcelona, on the Catalonian coast. Art, history, culture, sun – and [...]

June 7, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Can the Spanish strike back in Moto3

There was a point to prove at Mugello for a host of riders riding on home turf in the Moto3™ field, and the victory went to the home nation as Andrea Migno (Sky Racing Team VR46) took a stunning first [...]

June 7, 2017 Latest News, Moto3, Racing

Toni Elias Takes Motul Superbike Race Two At Road America

Yoshimura Suzuki’s Toni Elias won a red-flag shortened Motul Superbike race today in the final day of the Dunlop Championship at Road America, the Spaniard topping his teammate Roger Hayden by .131 of a second when the race was stopped [...]

June 5, 2017 Latest News, Moto-America, Racing

Ride of his life: Andrea Dovizioso takes magnificent win at Mugello

Italian rider, Italian bike, Italian GP…and the tricolore flew high over the podium at Mugello, as Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso took a magnificent win battling rivals on track and illness off it to cross the line over a second clear [...]

June 4, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Mattia Pasini hits full power to take a hard-fought home win

Mattia Pasini (Italtrans Racing Team) has taken his first victory in the World Championship since 2009 at the Italian GP, coming out on top in style after a fight to the flag against Tom Lüthi (CarXpert Interwetten) and Alex Marquez [...]

June 4, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Andrea Migno wins amidst the magic and mayhem of Mugello

Andrea Migno (Sky Racing Team VR46) has taken his first ever Grand Prix win on home turf in the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley, staying just ahead of compatriot Fabio Di Giannantonio (Del Conca Gresini Moto3) as the two broke free [...]

June 4, 2017 Latest News, Moto3, Racing

Cameron Beaubier Wins A Thriller At Road America

Just .153 of a second separated the top three finishers in today’s Motul Superbike race in the Dunlop Championship at Road America with Monster Energy/Yamalube/Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cameron Beaubier taking victory over Yoshimura Suzuki’s Toni Elias and Roger Hayden by just [...]

June 4, 2017 Latest News, Moto-America, Racing

Behind enemy lines: Maverick Vinales steals pole at Mugello

Championship leader Maverick Vinales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) has taken pole for the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley, heading teammate Valentino Rossi on the ‘Doctor’’s home turf at Mugello. Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso gives the home crowd even more to cheer about, [...]

June 3, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Tale of two rivals: Franco Morbidelli heads Alex Marquez for pole

Championship leader Franco Morbidelli (EG 0,0 Marc VDS) took a last minute pole position on home turf at Mugello, taking provisional pole from teammate Alex Marquez just at the flag – and by only 0.036. Behind the only two Moto2™ [...]

June 3, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Jorge Martin sets pole in Moto3 – but McPhee starts first

Jorge Martin (Del Conca Gresini Moto3) has taken his fourth pole of the year – and third in a row – at the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley, with a stunning last dash over the line to just steal the honours [...]

June 3, 2017 Latest News, Moto3, Racing
Triumph to power Moto2 from 2019

Triumph to power Moto2 from 2019

Triumph Motorcycles has been announced as the exclusive engine supplier to the FIM Moto2™ World Championship, beginning in 2019.  Triumph has signed a three-year contract with Dorna – the commercial rights holder of MotoGP™ – to supply a dedicated race-tuned [...]

June 3, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Marco Lucchinelli becomes a MotoGP Legend

1981 500 World Champion Marco Lucchinelli has been inducted into the World Championship Hall of Fame at the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley, with Carmelo Ezpeleta, CEO of Dorna Sports, leading the ceremony at the Autodromo del Mugello on Friday. After [...]

June 3, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Fastest on Friday: Cal Crutchlow steals the spotlight at Mugello

After Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) led the way in FP1 under the sunny Tuscan skies of the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley, two-time GP winner Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda) struck back in the afternoon to take to the top late in [...]

June 2, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Fabio Di Giannantonio just beats Bulega to Friday honours

Fabio Di Giannantonio (Del Conca Gresini Moto3) was fastest on Friday in the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley, heading the timesheets from compatriots Nicolo Bulega (Sky Racing Team VR46) and Lorenzo Dalla Porta (Aspar Mahindra Moto3). The Mahindra rider was a [...]

June 2, 2017 Latest News, Moto3, Racing

Alex Marquez storms enemy territory in Italy

Alex Marquez (EG 0,0 Marc VDS) hit back against FP1’s fastest – teammate Franco Morbidelli – at the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley, going fastest in FP2 to top combined practice times on Day 1 from fellow title hopeful Takaaki Nakagami [...]

June 2, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Targets acquired: Ciao from the Mugello Press Conference

Following the fabulous Florentine pre-event on Wednesday, the Gran Premio d’Italia Oakley is now revved up and ready to go after the Press Conference gathered Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP), Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team), Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech [...]

June 1, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

MotoAmerica Title Chases Close Heading To Road America

On average, less than eight points separates the five championship leaders from those giving chase as the 2017 MotoAmerica Series rolls into Road America for round four of the 10-round series, the Dunlop Championship at Road America. With the series [...]

June 1, 2017 Latest News, Moto-America, Racing
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