MOTOGP IS SET FOR AN INFLUX OF NEW TEAMS

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The size of the MotoGP grid could be set to increase substantially for the 2012 season. The Governing body, FIM has said that 11 teams comprising 16 riders have been invited to take part in the next stage of selection to compete in MotoGP. For the last four season the grid seasons have been made up to 17 bikes but new regulations have led to plenty interests especially from Moto2. Existing … [Read more...]

MOTORBIKES CALENDAR

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April 2011 1st - 3rd Moto GP rd 2, Jerez, Spain . 15th - 17th World Superbike Championship rd 3, Assen, The Netherlands . 22nd - 25th British Superbike Championship rd 1, Brands Hatch Indy. 29th - 1st May Moto GP rd 3, Estoril, Portugal . 30th - 2nd May British Superbike Championship rd 2, Oulton Park. May 2011 6th - 8th World Superbike Championship rd 4, Monza, Italy. 13th - 15th … [Read more...]

MOTO GP CALENDAR 2011

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Date Location 20 March Qatar, Losail 3 April Spain, Jerez 1 May Portugal, Estoril 15 May France, Le Mans 5 June Catalunya, Barcelona 12 June Great Britain, Silverstone 25 June Netherlands, Assen 3 July Italy, Mugello 17 July Germany, Sachsenring 24 July United States, Laguna Seca 14 August Czech Republic, Brno 28 … [Read more...]

MOTORBIKE WORLD RESULTS

Moto GP rd 4, Le Mans: Leading final positions after Moto GP Race: 1 Casey Stoner (Aus) Honda 44mins 03.955secs 2 Andrea Dovizioso (Ita) Honda 44:18.169 3 Valentino Rossi (Ita) Ducati 44:18.519 4 Jorge Lorenzo (Spa) Yamaha 44:25.030 5 Marco Simoncelli (Ita) Honda 44:35.200 6 Ben Spies (USA) Yamaha 44:35.564 7 Nicky Hayden (USA) Ducati 44:39.521 8 Hiroshi Aoyama (Jpn) … [Read more...]

LORENZO FRACTURES ANKLE IN SHANGHAI CRASH

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Fiat Yamaha Team rider Jorge Lorenzo has suffered a fractured left ankle and severe trauma and bruising to parts of the right ankle and foot after crashing in this morning’s first free practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix. The 20-year-old joint World Championship leader was thrown from his M1 during a dramatic high-side at the chicane after turn one, mid-way through the session, on just … [Read more...]

RIZLA SUZUKI RELISHING FINAL TEST OF 2006

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Rizla Suzuki MotoGP travels back to Europe for its final test of 2006, determined to continue with the promising start shown by the new Suzuki GSV-R800 at recent tests. The new 800cc has already produced promising performances at Valencia and Sepang, with John Hopkins and Chris Vermeulen filling the top-two places at the Malaysian test just over a week ago. Suzuki has worked on the information … [Read more...]

RIZLA SUZUKI EXCITED ABOUT NEXT TEST

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Rizla Suzuki MotoGP travels to Sepang in Malaysia for its second off-season test in preparation for next year’s assault on the MotoGP World Championship. Following the test at Valencia earlier this month – which gave promising results for the new engine – the whole team will be looking to see how the 800cc Suzuki GSV-R performs at such a different track to Valencia. The Sepang … [Read more...]

KAWASAKI COMBINE YOUTH WITH EXPERIENCE FOR 2007 MOTOGP SEASON

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The Kawasaki Racing Team will combine youth and experience in their rider line-up for the 2007 season, with former world champion, Olivier Jacque, making his full time return to the MotoGP grid, riding alongside current Kawasaki young gun, and fellow countryman, Randy de Puniet. The 2007 season will be de Puniet's second with the Kawasaki Racing Team. The 25-year-old Frenchman enjoyed a solid … [Read more...]

POSITIVE RESULT FOR BARROS AT VALENCIA

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Today, the second and last day of practice of the PRAMAC D’ANTIN MOTOGP Team with ALEX BARROS took place on the Ricardo Tormo circuit of Valencia. The Brazilian rider went on making kilometres on the DUCATI 990cc and taking confidence with the BRIDGESTONE tyres. The final balance from Valencia is positive and the work that has been done will allow the Team to begin the test in January with a … [Read more...]

GREAT RACE FOR THE TEAM PRAMAC D’ANTIN MOTOGP IN PORTUGAL

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The Portuguese GP has seen both riders of the TEAM PRAMAC D’ANTIN MOTOGP end the race in the points with their DUCATI DESMOSEDICI GP06 “Sat.”. The German ALEX HOFMANN rode constantly with a great rhythm during the whole race. 11th at the arrival, he conquered 5 points, really deserved by himself and the whole Team; while the Spanish JOSE LUIS CARDOSO passed under the chequered flag in 14th … [Read more...]