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Öncü Can do it again

Can Öncü claimed his third win in four Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup races as he showed complete mastery of the Sachsenring. Chasing him home on their KTM RC 250 Rs were Aleix Viu and Kazuki Masaki and while they [...]

July 2, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Öncü again but it is Deniz that takes Sachsenring 1

“You were flying like a crazy one!” exclaimed Can Öncü to his twin brother Deniz who had just won Race 1 at the Sachsenring. Can took third and the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup points lead as the 13-year-old Turks [...]

July 1, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Viu can’t take Öncü’s Sachsenring pole

Can Öncü sits in pole position for the second weekend in a row though Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup points leader Aleix Viu did everything to wrest it from him and fell trying on the last lap. The 16-year-old Spaniard [...]

June 30, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Certain Sachsenring surprises for Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

After the drama and thrills of Assen we rush straight into the intensity of the Sachsenring and the fifth and sixth races of the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup season. No one could have predicted Can Öncü’s total domination of [...]

June 28, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Öncü takes dramatic Assen double

Even the fickle Assen weather couldn’t stop Turkish 13-year-old Can Öncü matching his Saturday domination with another consummate win in Sunday’s Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 2. Joining him on the damp podium again were Aleix Viu and Kazuki [...]

June 25, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Öncü unmatchable in Assen Race 1

Total domination from Can Öncü in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 1 at Assen as the 13-year-old Turk ran away from the field. Kazuki Masaki took a superb second, the 16-year-old Japanese getting the better of an incredible [...]

June 24, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Can Öncü dominates Assen Qualifying

Rising Turkish star Can Öncü rode alone and dominated most of Friday’s action for the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup at Assen. As light rain sprinkled the circuit during Qualifying the 13-year-old didn’t need a slipstream and was clearly quickest [...]

June 23, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Assen assignment – the mid summer Rookies Cup exam

Assen is the height of summer and so often the height of drama. In fact the drama is more reliable than the weather as last year’s Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup races in the Netherlands were wet, yet both provided [...]

June 20, 2017 Latest News, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Aleix Viu holds on to Jerez 2 from Salac and Oncu

Aleix Viu rode a great Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 2 at Jerez, capped by a perfectly judged final corner, to hold the advantage as Filip Salač stole second from Can Öncü on the line. Saturday’s winner, Ai Ogura, [...]

May 7, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Rory Skinner takes win from Ogura in shortened Jerez 1

Rory Skinner and Ai Ogura were set for an intense final lap in the first Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup race of the season only to have the race stopped with a Red Flag. Though Ogura was leading at the [...]

May 6, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Ogura steals Jerez Red Bull MotoGP Rookies pole from Salac

Filip Salač and Ai Ogura battled for the first Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup pole position of the season. Salač, the 15-year-old Czech, headed both free practice leaderboards in Jerez and took the early advantage in Qualifying. Then 16-year-old Japanese [...]

May 6, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Inspirational Rookies Cup season opener in Jerez

There is nothing more exciting than the first races of a new season. So many expectations, so much preparation, the new Rookies, the ‘old hands’. Jerez is the stage and the best teenagers in the world are the players all [...]

May 2, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Red Bull MotoGP Rookies testing the temperature and it’s red hot in Aragon

Three days of thrilling testing set Motorland Aragon alight and the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies can’t wait to get to the first race in Jerez in four weeks. Though track temperatures were cool with rain in the morning of the [...]

April 7, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

The new Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup season – chasing World Champions

The wait is over, the action starts, chasing the World Champions. Brad Binder, Danny Kent and Johann Zarco are all ex Rookies and as the 2017 World Championships started in Qatar with Moto3 pole position for Jorge Martin and victory [...]

March 31, 2017 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

KTM RC Cup: Riders Rewarded

Riders selected for Red Bull Rookies test, champion Wright receives 125 SX The dust has settled on another incredible Santander Consumer Finance British Junior Cup but for some of the riders the season is not over. As part of the [...]

October 13, 2016 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

The next Brad Binder – Rookies Cup Selection Event in Guadix

Those who want to follow in Moto3 World Champion Brad Binder’s footsteps are lining up at Guadix in Spain next week for the eleventh Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Selection Event on October 18th, 19th and 20th. For the second [...]

October 12, 2016 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Sasaki takes win and Cup at Aragon season finale

Ayumu Sasaki took a perfectly judged, last second victory at Motorland Aragon but had already taken the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup for 2016 when is single rival, Aleix Viu, was brought down on the first lap. It quickly became [...]

September 25, 2016 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Toba takes the win and Sasaki needs 2 points

Two points – all that separates Ayumu Sasaki from the 2016 Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. The 15-year-old Japanese crossed the line fourth after 15 thrilling laps of Motorland Aragon while his rival Aleix Viu took second behind Kaito Toba [...]

September 24, 2016 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

Toba on pole, Sasaki on course for the Cup in Aragon

The Aragon grid for the final Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup races of the season was decided under threatening skies with Kaito Toba taking pole ahead of Cup leader Ayumu Sasaki and Raúl Fernández. Sasaki has a handsome 31 point [...]

September 23, 2016 Latest News, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup

No limits victory for Sasaki in Misano

The Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup action boiled over in Misano and Ayumu Sasaki took home the 25 points ahead of Aleix Viu and Kaito Toba. That was the order on the podium but not crossing the line. Six KTM [...]

September 10, 2016 Latest News, Racing, Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup