HAGA TAKES NEW R1 TO FIRST RACE VICTORY

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Noriyuki Haga gave Yamaha their first race win of the season today at Donington by winning race two, which was made all the sweeter by Troy Corser following it up with a third place at the same time. With Haga taking fourth and Corser romping home second in race one it is just what the team have been working towards all season. In race one Corser made good progress from eighth place and charged … [Read more...]

ROSSI SALVAGES PODIUM IN DRAMATIC RACE

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Australian Grand Prix Phillip Island, Australia Sunday 17th September 2006 Valentino Rossi clinched the final spot on the podium with a daring manoeuvre in the very last corner of a dramatic flag-to-flag race, the first of its kind in MotoGP, held in mixed weather conditions at Phillip Island this afternoon. The drama started on the warm-up lap when a light shower meant that the race was … [Read more...]

TWO SECONDS MOVE HAGA UP IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP

Two second places at today’s German round of the Superbike World Championship saw Yamaha Motor Italia’s Noriyuki Haga move back into second place in the series. Despite suffering a wrist injury in Saturday’s free practice session, the Japanese star was able to lead both races and scored more points than any other rider at the EuroSpeedway Lausitz circuit. In the day’s first race Haga … [Read more...]

A DIFFICULT RACE FOR PRAMAC D’ANTIN MOTOGP

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Today on the circuit of Brno, one of the longest track of the 2006 MotoGP World Championship’s calendar, took place the race of the MotoGP class, and the Spanish IVAN SILVA ended it in 18th with the DUCATI DESMOSEDICI GP06 “Sat.”. The rider from Barcelona, substituting for the third time the German ALEX HOFMANN, also managed to improve the best laptime he did on Saturday with the race tyres. … [Read more...]

SIX RACE CHALLENGE STARTS AT BRNO FOR CAMEL YAMAHA TEAM

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Czech Republic Grand Prix Brno, Czech Republic 17, 18, 19 August 2006 The Camel Yamaha team return from a three-week holiday next weekend to tackle the first of a final spell of six races that will determine whether reigning MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi can turn around his fortunes and make a sixth consecutive defence of the title he has held since 2001. The Czech Republic Grand … [Read more...]

CAMEL YAMAHA TEAM: HOME RACE PRESENTS FRESH CHALLENGE

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The Camel Yamaha Team heads into its home Grand Prix this weekend looking to turn a stuttering start to the season into a consistent challenge for MotoGP World Championship honours. The fast and flowing Mugello circuit in Italy presents an entirely different challenge to the tight complexities of recent tracks such as Le Mans and Shanghai and both Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards hope it can also … [Read more...]

PRAMAC D’ANTIN MOTOGP: THE “HOME” RACE IS AT MUGELLO

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The Team PRAMAC D’ANTIN MOTOGP will be at home for the sixth round of the World Championship this weekend, which will take place at the Mugello, not far from the PRAMAC S.p.A. headquarters. The Tuscan track is one of the most beautiful and spectacular of the peninsula; a real masterpiece usually appreciated a lot by the riders that have the chance to use the full power of their machines. For the … [Read more...]

WORLD SUPERBIKE: RACE 1 RESULT

No. Rider Motorcycle Team Race Gap Best Lap Lap 1 21 Bayliss Ducati Ducati Xerox Team transformTime('0','0','0'); 0'00.000 transformTime('1','27','18'); 1'27.018 0 2 41 Haga Yamaha Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team transformTime('0','0','890'); 0'00.890 transformTime('1','26','996'); 1'26.996 0 3 52 Toseland Honda Winston Ten Kate … [Read more...]

WORLD SUPERBIKE: RACE 2 RESULT

No. Rider Motorcycle Team Race Gap Best Lap Lap 1 21 Bayliss Ducati Ducati Xerox Team transformTime('0','0','0'); 0'00.000 transformTime('1','26','299'); 1'26.299 0 2 41 Haga Yamaha Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team transformTime('0','1','585'); 0'01.585 transformTime('1','26','638'); 1'26.638 0 3 52 Toseland Honda Winston Ten Kate … [Read more...]

CHRIS WALKER ON FRONT ROW WITH HIS NINJA ZX-10R

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PSG-1 Kawasaki Corse rider, Chris Walker will place his Ninja ZX-10R on front row at Sunday's World Superbike race at Silverstone. After a wet Superpole he managed to reach 3rd place, just 2 tenth from the Superpole.   The Saturday qualifying was under wet conditions, so the times realized on the dry Qualifying 1 on Friday were not beaten. All 3 PSG-1 Kawasaki Corse riders qualified for … [Read more...]