Superb races by Alex Márquez and Joan Mir in Texas
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Álex Márquez scored his best result of the season so far with a superb second place in today’s Grand Prix of The Americas. The podium finish moved Márquez to equal second in the Moto2 World Championship, level with Mattia Pasini on 47 points. Márquez... Read more
Alex Márquez qualifies on pole position in Texas, Joan Mir starts from 5th
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Álex Márquez will start from pole position for Sunday’s Grand Prix of The Americas. Marquez is primed to attack for his first victory of the season after a superb qualifying performance. Marquez sliced six tenths of second from his previous best time in FP3... Read more
Alex Márquez and Joan Mir finish double top ten in Argentina
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Álex Márquez collected valuable championship points with a controlled fifth place in today’s Grand Prix of Argentina. Making his 100th Grand Prix start Márquez led home a double top ten finish with his rookie teammate Joan Mir finishing seventh in just his second... Read more
Alex Márquez opens the season with podium in Qatar, Joan Mir finishes 11th
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Álex Márquez finished third in the Qatar Grand Prix after being cruelly robbed of a chance of victory. With five laps remaining while in second place and poised to challenge Francesco Bagnaia for the lead, Márquez slowed when the rear brake jammed on... Read more
Alex Marquez dominates Moto2 qualifying in Qatar, Joan Mir takes 24th
With a dominant performance in qualifying Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Álex Márquez will start from pole position for Sunday’s Moto2 race at the Losail International Circuit. The Spanish star was untouchable in claiming the fastest time with a 0.3s margin over nearest rival Lorenzo Baldassarri. The front... Read more
Álex Márquez 6th in Australia
Álex Márquez recovered from a scary moment on lap three when he ran wide onto the wet grass at turn 11 and dropped back to 12th position. But the Spanish rider then played a role in Morbidelli’s title chase by charging through the traffic to finish sixth and crucially taking... Read more
Rain master Álex Márquez wins in Japan
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Álex Márquez won his third Moto2 race of the season with a superb performance in today’s rain soaked Japanese Grand Prix. It was wet track masterclass by the 21-year-old Spaniard who rode a near faultless race in atrocious conditions at the Twin Ring... Read more
Álex Márquez retires from Aragon race
Unfortunately Álex Márquez’s physical condition did not allow him to capitalise on his brilliant front row qualifying position. The local favourite was forced to retire from the race after experiencing numbness in his left leg due to the hip injury sustained two weeks ago in Misano. In the early laps Márquez... Read more
Álex Márquez claims superb 2nd in Austria
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS riders Franco Morbidelli and Álex Márquez dominated the Austrian Grand Prix with an impressive one-two at Spielberg today. It was a superb performance by both riders who resisted race long pressure from Swiss challenger Tom Lüthi who finished third.   The 25-lap race at the scenic... Read more
Alex Márquez blasts to front row in Austria
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS riders Franco Morbidelli and Álex Márquez will start together on the front row of the grid for the seventh time in 11 races in 2017, when the battle for the Moto2 World Championship intensifies in Austria tomorrow. The spectacular Spielberg track served up a... Read more