Category: MotoGP

MotoGP Mugello: Lorenzo captures first win as Ducati rider

Ducati riders Jorge Lorenzo and Andrea Dovizioso put on an excellent show in front of the team’s adoring hometown fans with a 1 – 2 finish at Mugello. The final podium spot went to Valentino Rossi who came out tops in a tight battle with four other riders.

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Rossi takes record-breaking pole at MotoGP Mugello

Qualifiers for the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello saw 9-time Champion Valentino Rossi shine in front of his adoring hometown fans. Rossi took pole on a record-breaking lap, ahead of Ducati’s Jorge Lorenzo and team mate Maverick Vinales. It’s a Yamaha front-row for the first time in a while. For Rossi, it was his first pole since the Japanese Grand Prix in 2016.

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Ducati MotoGP typically perform well at its home track in Mugello

With the weekend’s MotoGP at Mugello coming up, Ducati MotoGP present an extended look at the squad and the riders, namely Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo.

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MotoGP Round 6: A familiar Italian track

Round 6  of the MotoGP Championship moves to the familiar Italian track of Mugello, this weekend. Leading the title fight are Reigning Champion Marc Marquez and his squad, the Repsol Honda Team. Rivals Ducati and Yamaha need to buck up a whole lot to catch the league leader.

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Marquez reigns at Le Mans

The story just keeps going Reigning Champion Marc Marquez’s way as he nailed another solid win at the famous Le Mans Circuit, Round 5 of the MotoGP. It was his third straight victory and 64th of his career (38th in MotoGP). The MotoGP mark puts him equal to Casey Stoner’s premier class GP win tally.

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MotoGP Round 5 Le Mans: Zarco tops qualifying on home soil

  MotoGP Round 5 qualifiers at Le Mans saw Yamaha Tech 3 rider Johann Zarco top Reigning Champion Marc Marquez. Although the Yamaha Tech 3 rider’s pace secured pole, Marquez put up a stunning 1:31.293, which was 0.790 seconds faster than the previous circuit-best lap, set by Jorge Lorenzo in 2016.

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Aleix Espargaró stays with Aprilia MotoGP for two more years

  On the eve of the GP of France in Le Mans, Aprilia MotoGP have confirmed that Aleix Espargaró will remain with the team for the 2019 and 2020 seasons.

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Round 5 at Le Mans await MotoGP competitors

  Following the most recent test in Mugello, riders prepare for Round 5 of the MotoGP at the Le Mans track this weekend. Reigning Champion Marc Marquez is set to continue his fine form after two impressive rounds in the USA and Spain.

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Marquez rises to occasion at MotoGP Round 4 in Jerez

  An incident-packed MotoGP Round 4 at the Jerez Circuit saw Reigning Champion Marc Marquez emerge victorious, as his rivals dropped out of the fold. It was a second consecutive win for Marquez, making the winner and his team the undisputed leaders in the Rider and Constructor Classifications.

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Crutchlow claims pole from Pedrosa at Jerez

  Qualifiers for the MotoGP Round 4 at the Jerez track didn’t see any of the top riders qualify in the top three, except Dani Pedrosa who seemed to have recovered from his recent surgery. Pedrosa put in quite a performance at the newly resurfaced Circuito de Jerez Angel Nieto to take second behind fellow HRC rider Cal Crutchlow, who also set the track’s new pole record.

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