Vroom Magazine - MotoGP WorldSBK CEV Repsol
Heartbreak for Oliveira as bike failure ends home race early, Vinales battles to second
Portuguese rider Miguel Oliveira didn’t have luck on his side as a technical issue forced him to retire from his home race after strongly contesting for the lead in the early laps of the Portuguese Grand Prix. Álex Rins made a great comeback from twenty-second to seventh, whilst Álex... Read more
Vinales and local hero Oliveira start Portuguese Grand Prix from front row
Rain was absent from in the World Championship, finally, on Friday, allowing the Moto3 riders two practice sessions on dry asphalt. Repsol riders Maverick Viñales and Miguel Oliveira were fighting for pole position for the Portuguese GP in today’s qualifying run, alongside eventual poleman Sandro Cortese. They will be... Read more
Miguel Oliveira leads the way on first day of home Grand Prix
Just four days on from the race at Jerez, the World Championship returned to action at the Autódromo de Estoril, Portugal. In front of his home fans, Miguel Oliveira was the fastest in Moto3 in Friday practice, with Máverick Viñales fourth quickest. Álex Rins and Álex Márquez — the... Read more
High hopes for Repsol youngsters heading to Oliveira’s home Grand Prix
Fresh from competing this past weekend in the Spanish Grand Prix, the paddock moves on at full speed to Estoril, for this Sunday’s Portuguese Grand Prix. The Portuguese track will welcome the Repsol riders from all three categories for their latest challenge. This is a Grand Prix with plenty... Read more
Rookie Rins shines with strong podium battle, early leader Oliveira caught out by tricky conditions
Difficult track conditions made the opening race of the day at Jerez a lottery, in which the Repsol riders had a starring role. Oliveira and Rins both led the Spanish Grand Prix, but a crash for the former and a run-off+crash for the latter ended their chances of victory... Read more
Alex Rins springs Jerez surprise with pole, Oliveira with strong pace also on front row
The Moto3 riders faced plenty of difficulties in the qualifying session for the Spanish Grand Prix. The rain that had fallen in the morning and that had been present in all three free practice sessions made way for a strong wind that gradually dried out the track. That made... Read more
Oliveira tops wet afternoon practice, Marquez impresses in world championship debut
Heavy rain at the Jerez circuit in Spain gave a clear preview of what is to come this weekend. The Moto3 Respol riders continued to shine, despite the conditions, in a manner similar to at round one in Qatar. Miguel Oliviera clocked the fastest time in the second session,... Read more
Repsol riders ready to fight at Jerez, Alex Marquez makes his world championship debut
The MotoGP travelling circus pitches up at the Circuito de Jerez this week for the first European round of the season – at which the Repsol riders will be enjoying the unconditional support of the packed grandstands. The event follows a great start to the year in Qatar, where... Read more
Alex Marquez takes victory in first CEV Moto3 race at Navarra while Torres wins Moto2
The debut CEV Buckler race at Navarra circuit saw a day packed with exciting racing. In front of over 10.000 attending racing fans and followed by thousands of others, on live TV and the internet, the competition level showed why the CEV Buckler Championship is marked as one of... Read more
Repsol youngsters officially present colourful livery for 2012 season
Four weeks away from the start of the Moto3 World Championship, Repsol riders Miguel Oliveira and Álex Rins had their own special presentation alongside their machines this morning. Joined by fellow Repsol family members Álex Márquez, María Herrera, Francesco Bagnaia and Lorenzo Baldassarri —riders from the CEV Spanish National... Read more