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Aragon Race Report: Lorenzo rains on Honda’s parade

Aragon Race Report: Lorenzo rains on Honda’s parade

Sunday, September 28 2014

Jorge Lorenzo triumphed in Spain after Marc Marquez, Valentino Rossi and Dani Pedrosa crashed out. It was Lorenzo’s first win of the season as he capitalised on a poor day for the likes of Marquez and Rossi however the Spaniard wasn’t the only rider to benefit as the unlikely duo of Aleix Espargaro and Cal […]

Aragon Qualifying: Marquez throws down gauntlet in Spain

Aragon Qualifying: Marquez throws down gauntlet in Spain

Sunday, September 28 2014

Marc Marquez smashed his own record on his way to yet another pole position in 2014. The Spanish rider claimed top spot in Aragon ahead of Repsol Honda teammate Dani Pedrosa and Pramac Ducati’s Andrea Iannone after setting the fastest ever qualifying time around Aragon. Having set the pace for much of the weekend, Marquez […]

MotoGP Aragon Preview: 2015 looms large in Spain

MotoGP Aragon Preview: 2015 looms large in Spain

Thursday, September 25 2014

In the last round of MotoGP, the 2014 season’s status quo was smashed when a non-Spanish, non-Honda rider won at Misano. The rider was Valentino Rossi and his triumph at his home race was the first time that either Marc Marquez or Dani Pedrosa failed to win this season. This weekend however, it is Marquez […]

Misano Race Report: The return of the Doctor

Misano Race Report: The return of the Doctor

Tuesday, September 16 2014

Valentino Rossi won his first race of the season in front of an ecstatic home crowd in Misano with a convincing victory over teammate Jorge Lorenzo. The Doctor also saw off the persistent Dani Pedrosa but championship leader Marc Marquez finished way back after he crashed and remounted to take just a solitary point in […]

Kyle Smith takes second for Racedays Honda

Kyle Smith takes second for Racedays Honda

Monday, September 15 2014

British rider Kyle Smith finished second in the Superstock 1000 FIM Cup at Jerez earlier this month. The Racedays Honda rider was involved in a dramatic race at the Spanish track, losing out to Argentine Leandro Mercado, the championship leader. Despite missing out on a first win in the Supestock 1000, Smith’s second place finish […]

Misano Qualifying: Lorenzo’s resurgence continues with San Marino pole

Misano Qualifying: Lorenzo’s resurgence continues with San Marino pole

Monday, September 15 2014

Jorge Lorenzo took his first pole position of the 2014 season in an enthralling qualifying session that saw several riders challenging for pole. Andrea Iannone and Valentino Rossi join the Spaniard on the front row of the grid with Marc Marquez on the second row. It appeared that Marquez would take yet another pole position, […]

MotoGP Misano Preview: Spain expects in Italy

MotoGP Misano Preview: Spain expects in Italy

Friday, September 12 2014

Misano is one of the most recent additions to the MotoGP calendar but its San Marino location comes with the weight of an Italian motorcycle racing heritage that is arguably unrivalled in the sport. This weekend though it will be another nation with its own impressive racing heritage that will provide most of the action […]

Silverstone Report: Marquez triumphs over Lorenzo

Silverstone Report: Marquez triumphs over Lorenzo

Sunday, August 31 2014

Two Spaniards lit up the track at Silverstone this weekend with Marc Marquez topping the podium after a pulsating race-long battle with compatriot Jorge Lorenzo. In what could be MotoGP’s final visit to Silverstone, it was Marquez who started from pole but he once again struggled off the line and it was Lorenzo who took […]

MotoGP Silverstone Preview: Time to go Back to the Way we Were?

MotoGP Silverstone Preview: Time to go Back to the Way we Were?

Thursday, August 28 2014

Eleven days ago, in a usually quiet town in Northern Europe, one of the greatest runs in sport came to a sudden end, and with it, the balance of power in the World shifted ever so slightly. To be fair, the signs this run was in it twilight phase had been there for some time, […]

British Riders Preview the Silverstone MotoGP 2104

British Riders Preview the Silverstone MotoGP 2104

Thursday, August 21 2014

Silverstone is making its final preparations ahead of this year’s Hertz British Grand Prix, the next round of the 2014 FIM MotoGP™ World Championship. Britain’s MotoGP™ riders Bradley Smith, Cal Crutchlow, Scott Redding, Michael Laverty and Leon Camier – who is confirmed to step in for the injured Nicky Hayden – are all relishing the […]

Tom Sykes Confirms Kawasaki for 2 More Years

Tom Sykes Confirms Kawasaki for 2 More Years

Thursday, August 21 2014

 Tom Sykes has put an end to any rumours concerning his future by recently signing on the dotted line to continue as an official Kawasaki Superbike World Championship rider for two more years, covering the 2015 and 2016 seasons. Yorkshireman Sykes, now 29 won the title with Kawasaki in 2013 and is currently in a […]

Brno Race Report: Break Your Little Heart

Brno Race Report: Break Your Little Heart

Sunday, August 17 2014

It was Andrea Iannone who took the hole shot ahead of teammate Dovizioso with Marquez’ struggles off the line continuing as the Spaniard found himself in sixth by midway through the first lap, the Spaniard though was soon passed Rossi for fifth and looking at teammate Dani Pedrosa. At the start of lap two Lorenzo […]

Brno Qualifying Report: More of the Same

Brno Qualifying Report: More of the Same

Saturday, August 16 2014

Marc Marquez took his ninth pole position of the 2014 MotoGP season at Brno as he looks to make it a record eleven wins from eleven races in a single season. The defending World Champion starts ahead of the continuing resurgence of Ducati, with Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone alongside Marquez on the front row, […]

MotoGP Brno Preview: Records; Auditions and Two Superpowers on the Brink

MotoGP Brno Preview: Records; Auditions and Two Superpowers on the Brink

Thursday, August 14 2014

It’s just a matter of days since Marc Marquez made it ten wins from ten races in Indianapolis and already the MotoGP grid has moved to the other side of the Atlantic ready to return to action in the Czech Republic this weekend.  Following his continued domination of the paddock in Indianapolis, Marquez continues to […]

Unique Parade Lap Featuring Some of Joey Dunlop's Greatest Rivals Set for Classic TT

Unique Parade Lap Featuring Some of Joey Dunlop’s Greatest Rivals Set for Classic TT

Thursday, August 14 2014

Without doubt, one of the biggest highlights of the 2014 Classic TT  will be the unique ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legend – the Rivals’ Parade Lap sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company, which will feature some of his greatest rivals. With Dunlop having won a record-breaking 26 races at the Isle of […]