YAMAHA PUT DISAPPOINTMENT BEHIND THEM WITH POSITIVE LE MANS TEST

Camel Yamaha Team Test Le Mans, France Monday 22nd May 2006 YAMAHA PUT DISAPPOINTMENT BEHIND THEM WITH POSITIVE LE MANS TEST   Camel Yamaha Team riders Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards were back on board at Le Mans today, with riders and team alike eager to forget the disappointment of yesterday’s race and start looking forward to the next challenge.  Rossi and … [Read more...]

DUCATI MARLBORO TEAM BACK IN ACTION ON EUROPEAN SOIL

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Ducati Marlboro Team riders Loris Capirossi and Sete Gibernau return to Europe from a run of three ‘flyaway’ races to contest the French GP, the first of a crucial run of six events at classic European racetracks. Both riders travel to Le Mans hoping for some decent weather after ever-changing conditions plagued their progress at the last two GPs, in Turkey and China. But despite a … [Read more...]

ROSSI’S CENTURY

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Camel Yamaha Team rider Valentino Rossi reaches another special milestone in his illustrious career this weekend as he contests his 100th consecutive premier-class race in the Grand Prix of Turkey. The Italian and his team-mate Colin Edwards travel to the Istanbul Park circuit, located 300 kilometers north west of the capital city of Ankara, looking to build on tentative first impressions of … [Read more...]

DOUBLE 1ST FOR BAYLISS

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Troy Bayliss repeated his race one plan to take the win from Troy Corser at the third round of the Corona Extra Superbike World Championship at Valencia in Spain. Both the Xerox Ducati rider and the Alstare Corona Extra Suzuki rider were a good 14secs clear of third place man Lorenzo Lanzi – race two panning out as a carbon copy of race one. Bayliss admitted that Corser got him in the … [Read more...]

NON-STOP WORK FOR THE DUCATI MOTOGP TEAM

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Motivated by the extremely positive result in the Qatar GP, a circuit considered to be the most difficult in the MotoGP World Championship (3rd place for Loris Capirossi and 4th place for Sete Gibernau), the Ducati MotoGP Team men today continued their unrelenting development work on the Ducati Desmosedici GP6 and Bridgestone tyres. With less wind than yesterday's race day, a very determined … [Read more...]