Category: MotoGP

Marquez pulls off a dominating win at MotoGP Sachsenring

  Reigning Champion Marc Marquez was pretty much unstoppable at the MotoGP German GP in Sachsenring on Sunday as he pulled off his eighth win in a row at the German track. It was Marquez’s second win of the season. A certain Jonas Folger managed to split the Repsol Hondas from a 1 – 2 by finishing second ahead of Dani Pedrosa. Eventhough Pedrosa took third, it was a fourth double-podium finish for the team after Austin, Jerez and Catalunya; from the nine races ran.

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Marquez on pole at Sachsenring

  Reigning Champion Marc Marquez sounded off his clear intention by going fastest in the qualifying shoot-out for the German GP at Sachsenring, today. Marquez, who got his eighth pole at the Sachsenring, beat Pramac racer Danilo Petrucci for the top spot in the qualifiers; the pair was separated by just a tenth and a half of a second. Despite the challenging track conditions, team mate Dani Pedrosa was third quickest to ensure a Repsol Honda front row for the German race.

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MotoGP Sachsenring marks mid-point of the season

  MotoGP hits the mid-point of the season as the crews take on the Sachsenring Circuit, this weekend. Following an eventful weekend of racing in TT Assen, Ducati front man Andrea Dovizioso took the lead of the Championship thanks to a consistent race which he finished in fifth place. RIvals Vinales is second and Valentino Rossi third. Only 7 points separate the top three riders in the standings.

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Rossi claims dramatic win at MotoGP TT Assen

  The MotoGP TT Assen will be remembered as the best race this season for Valentino Rossi, who attained a solid victory. Rossi now owns the longest winning career through all classes, spread over 20 years and 313 days. Danilo Petrucci finished a brilliant second, after challenging the 9-time Champion in the last laps. Reigning champion Marc Marquez came home third as he held off Cal Crutchlow in the final two laps of the race.

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Zarco tops MotoGP TT Assen qualifiers in wet conditions

  The MotoGP TT Assen qualifying was ran in wet condiitons and it was the Yamaha Tech 3 of Johann Zarco who took pole. Zarco leads the front row with Reigning Champion Marc Marquez and Pramac rider Danilo Petrucci in tow.

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Dovizioso looks for a three-peat win at MotoGP Assen TT

  MotoGP crews return to action this weekend at the Assen TT in Netherlands, eighth round of the Championship and a MotoGP only event.The TT Assen Circuit was especially built for the Dutch GP in 1949 and has staged a round of the Motorcycle Championship every year since. The current Assen track measures 4.5km and is a favorite amongst riders thanks to its rapid change in directions, attractive mixture of high-speed and low-speed corners (six left and twelve right). After this Grand Prix, MotoGP will be on a four-week break.

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Back-to-Back win for Dovizioso at MotoGP Catalunya

  The MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix saw Andrea Dovizioso win a back-to-back race, following an intense final stint with the Repsol Honda of Marc Marquez. For Dovisiozo, he now stands just seven points away from the lead of the Riders’ standings behind Maverick Vinales, who ended up tenth. Marquez and Pedrosa made it the third double-podium finish this season for Repsol Honda.

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MotoGP contingent tackles back-to-back race at Catalunya

  Just a week after the Mugello bout, MotoGP contingent is ready for back-to-back action at the Circuit de Catalunya; Round 7 of the MotoGP Championship, this weekend. Andrea Dovizioso came off a spectacular win at the Mugello against favored rivals from the Yamaha MotoGP and Repsol Honda Teams.

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Dovizioso wins MotoGP Mugello thriller

  Andrea Dovizioso came out tops at the MotoGP Mugello thriller; Ducati’s home turf. Dovizioso beat Championship leader Maverick Vinales who was second and Satellite Ducati rider Danilo Petrucci, third. Mugello favorite Valentino Rossi came home fourth, ahead of Alvaro Bautista. Reigning Champion Marc Marquez could only manage sixth best.

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MotoGP Mugello: Vinales leads Yamaha 1 – 2 in qualifiers

  It looks like the tides are turning in favor of Yamaha MotoGP at Mugello when Maverick Vinales and Valentino Rossi made it a 1 – 2 in the qualifiers. A strong third practice session saw the two Yamaha riders easily get to Q2, without having to go through the first session. Championship rivals Dani Pedrosa and Reigning Champion Marc Marquez will start in row two, after qualifying fifth and sixth, respectively.

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