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Few expected Aleix Espargaro to make much of an impression on the MotoGP World Championship, when he was announced as a last minute stand-in for Mika Kallio at the Indianapolis and Misano rounds. Despite no prior knowledge of a MotoGP machine, the 20-year-old turned heads by beating at least one... Read more
Pos | Rider | Bike | Time/Gap 1. Valentino Rossi Yamaha 44m32.882s 2. Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha + 2.416s 3.... Read more
• Misano is one of just three current circuits at which Dani Pedrosa has not had a MotoGP podium; the others are Indianapolis and Phillip Island. • Third on the grid, Jorge Lorenzo has maintained his record of qualifying on the front row at every race in 2009. Following... Read more
Pos | Rider | Bike | Time | Gap 1. Valentino Rossi Yamaha 1m34.338s 2. Dani Pedrosa Honda ... Read more
Aleix Espargaro said he was very pleased with how quickly he had adapted to MotoGP after taking a promising 13th place in Friday practice at Misano. The 20-year-old Spaniard has been brought into the Pramac Ducati line-up while usual rider Mika Kallio deputises for Casey Stoner in the factory team,... Read more
A good showing from Aleix Espargaró on his debut MotoGP weekend saw the Catalan rider soon get to grips with the Desmosedici GP9 Sat in practice on Friday and Saturday, before producing a decent performance in the race to cross the line in 13th place and pick up three... Read more
Ahead of this weekend’s German GP a host of MotoGP riders took on the Sachsenring via karts, driving around a small karting area in support for Riders for Health.Riders particpating in the race included Marco Melandri, Toni Elias, Alex de Angelis, Niccolo Canepa and various others from the small... Read more
250cc 1st Álvaro Bautista 1.40.817 (27 laps): “To be honest the lap times weren’t particularly quick today. We had a problem at the start of the session and the rear of the bike was sliding around a lot – also the engine wasn’t working as it should be but as... Read more
Mapfre Aspar rider Alvaro Bautista again proved to be the fastest man of the field in the first 250cc practice today. After a slow start but with steady progress Alvaro Bautista finally snatched the top spot from Hector Barbera in the closing minutes of the session, held under sunny... Read more
Spanish rider Aleix Espargaro, older brother of current 125cc rider Pol Espargaro, will replace injured Balasz Nemeth at Assen this weekend.With Nemeth adviced to rest his injured hand for about a month, he’ll not be able to participate in the Dutch GP, giving Espargaro a chance to ride a... Read more