MotoGP

Quartararo crushes his lap record in testing 01

Quartararo crushes his lap record in testing

Official Test sees the Frenchman lap Jerez half a second faster than his record-breaking pole. On Saturday he made history as the youngest ever polesitter...
High performance serving safety the new BMW M8 MotoGP™ Safety Car 01

High performance serving safety: the new BMW M8 MotoGP™ Safety Car

The new safety car is based on the BMW M8 Competition and was presented at the Red Bull Ring Grand Prix weekend. BMW M GmbH...
Red Bull KTM Tech3 initiates new era 01

Red Bull KTM Tech3 initiates new era

With today’s team presentation close to KTM’s headquarters in Mattighofen, Austria, Red Bull KTM Tech3 ultimately kicked off the 2019 season, unveiling their brand-new...
Kork Ballington becomes a MotoGP™ Legend 01

Kork Ballington becomes a MotoGP™ Legend

Four-time World Champion inducted into the Hall of Fame in Australia Four-time World Champion Kork Ballington is now a MotoGP™ Legend. The South African, who...
Quartararo edges out Viñales at the Brno Test 01

Quartararo edges out Viñales at the Brno Test

Three Yamaha men lead the way in post-Grand Prix testing as the Iwata factory roll out a 2020 spec M1. Rookie phenomenon Fabio Quartararo (Petronas...
Fierce competition and fastest laps the stage is set in the desert 01

Fierce competition and fastest laps: the stage is set in the...

After a long winter break, we look upon testing as the first answers to the questions raised by rider moves, current form and potential...
Marquez reigns over Rins Quartararo menacing on Friday 01

Marquez reigns over Rins, Quartararo menacing on Friday

The rookie lost out on a final push to dethrone the King of the Ring. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) topped the timesheets on Day...
Vinales Quartararo and Marquez close out the Qatar Test on top 01

Carpe noctem: who’ll seize the first win of the season?

After four months, two tests and time enough for a mountain of expectation to rise from preseason, the foreword is finally written and the...
MotoGP™ takeover Kuala Lumpur street parade 01

MotoGP™ takeover: Kuala Lumpur street parade

It’s almost time for one of the blue ribbon events of the season: the Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix. Ahead of lights out for...
Brad Binder makes the step to MotoGP with Red Bull KTM Tech3 in 2020 01

Brad Binder makes the step to MotoGP with Red Bull KTM...

KTM will welcome their next MotoGP racer to have come through the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup and Red Bull KTM Moto3 and Moto2...
Vinales fights off Marquez to go fastest in France 01

Vinales fights off Marquez to go fastest in France

...and Quartararo and Lorenzo get in the mix at the top, with Dovizioso next up in fifth. It was a high-stakes Friday in the Shark...
Elf a Total Brand Partners KTM Tech3 for MotoGP and Moto2 World Championship Racing 01

Elf, a Total Brand, Partners KTM Tech3 for MotoGP and Moto2...

The 2019 season will see the beginning of a new partnership between two legendary French names of motorcycle racing as Total, with its Elf...
Danilo Petrucci storms Mugello for first Grand Prix win 01

Danilo Petrucci storms Mugello for first Grand Prix win

The Italian holds off Marquez to paint the Tuscan venue red for the third year in a row. There's a new Grand Prix winner in...
Yamaha Factory Racing European Test Team Ready to Commence 2019 Programme 01

Yamaha Factory Racing European Test Team Ready to Commence 2019 Programme

Yamaha Factory Racing‘s European test team will start its 2019 mission at the upcoming Official IRTA Valencia Test, held from November 20th – 21st...
From the City of Light to Le Mans Quartararo Zarco and Lorenzo make a pit stop in Paris 01

From the City of Light to Le Mans: Quartararo, Zarco and Lorenzo...

Home heroes Quartararo and Zarco joined by Lorenzo make a pit stop in Paris. Home heroes Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) and Johann Zarco (Red...
MotoGP riders meet the Pope at the Vatican 01

MotoGP riders meet the Pope at the Vatican

Ahead of the Gran Premio Octo di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team), teammate Dani Pedrosa, Andrea Iannone...
Marquez wins Quartararo soars and chaos reigns at Catalunya 01

Marquez wins, Quartararo soars and chaos reigns at Catalunya

The reigning Champion extends his lead, the rookie's luck turns and a multiple-rider crash makes waves. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took an impressive win...
The key is just go full gas an action packed Thursday at Assen 01

“The key is just go full gas”: an action-packed Thursday at...

Two wheels, four wheels and the Press Conference kick the Motul TT Assen into gear. Ahead of even a single wheel turned in anger, an...
Stefan Dörflinger becomes a MotoGP™ Legend 01

Stefan Dörflinger becomes a MotoGP™ Legend

German-born Swiss rider inducted into the MotoGP™ Legends Hall of Fame at the Sachsenring. Four-time World Champion Stefan Dörflinger has been named a MotoGP™ Legend...
Weather forces Sunday schedule change with Lorenzo set to start from pole 01

Weather forces Sunday schedule change with Lorenzo set to start from...

It was a dramatic day at the GoPro British Grand Prix and after weather affected several sessions, the schedule for Sunday has been changed...
There are a lot of fast riders fierce competition expected in Jerez 01

“There are a lot of fast riders”: fierce competition expected in...

The Pre-Event Press Conference gets us in gear for the European leg of the season Ahead of the Gran Premio Red Bull de España, the...
Argentina to host MotoGP™ until 2021 01

Argentina to host MotoGP™ until 2021

Dorna Sports is delighted to announce a contract extension that ensures Termas de Rio Hondo in Argentina will remain on the FIM MotoGP™ World...
Vietti McPhee and Suzuki within half a tenth on Friday 01

Vietti, McPhee and Suzuki within half a tenth on Friday

Just 0.053 covers the three men at the top of the combined timesheets after Day 1. Sky Racing Team VR46’s Celestino Vietti laid down the...
Freddie Spencer appointed Chairman of the FIM MotoGP™ Stewards Panel 01

Freddie Spencer appointed Chairman of the FIM MotoGP™ Stewards Panel

MotoGP™ Legend Freddie Spencer will be taking on a new role in 2019, with the American set to assume part of the role of...
Marc Marquez holds off the Ducatis to take pole by just 0.002 01

Marc Marquez holds off the Ducatis to take pole by just...

It was a breathless fight to the wire for pole position at the eyetime Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich, with the battle boiling down...
Turning tables in Thailand mere tenths in it as the battle in Buriram goes down to the wire 01

Turning tables in Thailand: mere tenths in it as the battle...

Breathtaking: a word that perfectly encapsulates the first ever PTT Thailand Grand Prix in which Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) emerged victorious to take...
Andrea Dovizioso wins a dramatic red flagged dance in the rain 01

Andrea Dovizioso wins a dramatic red-flagged dance in the rain

Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) claimed the final MotoGP™ victory of 2018 at the Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana, finishing ahead of an...
Vinales Quartararo and Marquez close out the Qatar Test on top 01

Vinales, Quartararo and Marquez close out the Qatar Test on top

Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) leaves Losail International Circuit after the Qatar Test having topped two of the three days, the first and...
KTM and Dorna agree five year extension for participation in the MotoGP™ Class 01

KTM and Dorna agree five-year extension for participation in the MotoGP™...

Austrian manufacturer leads the way as the first to renew the agreement, extending their premier class presence until at least 2026. Dorna Sports is delighted...
Fabio Quartararo heads a four factory fight on Friday 01

Fabio Quartararo heads a four-factory fight on Friday

French rookie continues his roll, with Yamaha, Ducati, Honda and KTM locked in combat at the top. They say you can't keep a good man...