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Floodlights, Camera, Action: MotoGP Fires up for 2017

2016 was a history maker of nine different winners, Independent Team glory and another incredible Championship win for Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez – despite what had seemed like an incredible hurdle to climb as preseason came to a close. [...]

March 20, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Moto3, MotoGP, Racing
Moto2 preseason finishes with Takaaki Nakagami out front

Moto2 preseason finishes with Takaaki Nakagami out front

On Day 1 it was rain, on Day 2 it was good running, and Day 3 ended in a sandstorm and thunder and lightning. High winds throughout the day gave way to rain and sand by the third Moto3™ session, [...]

March 19, 2017 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Alex Marquez and Nicolo Bulega end Jerez test on top

Alex Marquez below pole lap record as testing wraps up in Jerez EG 0,0 Marc VDS rider below the 1:42 barrier in the first Official Moto2™ Test of the year Alex Marquez (Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS) went quickest overall [...]

March 10, 2017 Latest News, MotoGP, Racing

Thomas Lüthi takes pole as Moto2™ gets a shake up

Turn 4 takes some casualties as track temperatures drop in qualifying – and the pack shuffles Tom Lüthi (Garage Plus Interwetten) will start the Australian GP from pole position after an incredible qualifying session for the intermediate class, with Mattia [...]

October 22, 2016 Latest News, Moto2, Racing

Game on for Rins as Moto2 ™ set sail for Misano

Only a ten point gap now separates the two title frontrunners as the Riviera di Rimini beckons Alex Rins (Paginas Amarillas HP 40) must have thought his 2016 title hopes had been seriously dented when he crashed in training ahead [...]

September 6, 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

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

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

Rins withstands race-long pressure for second win of 2016

Try as he might, Simone Corsi was unable to get past a perfect Alex Rins in France, while Luthi recovered from issues for third. Rins now has the championship lead. Just after Qualifying it was announced Lorenzo Baldassarri (Forward Team) [...]

May 8, 2016 Latest News, Moto2

Luthi continues Le Mans love affair with pole

A new lap record for Luthi as he takes his first pole of 2016 ahead of Rins and Corsi. Almost as soon as the Qualifying session began yet another Moto2™ World Championship pole record was gone, Tom Luthi (Garage Plus [...]

May 7, 2016 Latest News, Moto2

Zarco gives home fans something to cheer about in Le Mans

After a slow start to FP2, times quickly fell as fan favourite Zarco led Friday from Tom Luthi and Jonas Folger. By the time the Moto2™ World Championship were out on track for Free Practice 2 the clouds had gathered [...]

May 6, 2016 Latest News, Moto2

Lowes leads into Le Mans

A inch perfect race in Jerez saw Sam Lowes back up his Moto2 championship lead with his first win of 2016. Domination is the word best used to describe Sam Lowes’ (Federal Oil Gresini Moto2) race in Spain. Once at [...]

May 2, 2016 Latest News, Moto2

Lowes takes first win of 2016 with perfect Spanish GP

He may have had to fight in the opening laps, but once Lowes was ahead he was untouchable. Folger and Rins joining him on the podium. The sun blazed down on the thousands of fans gathered at the Circuito de [...]

April 24, 2016 Latest News, Moto2
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