Alvaro Bautista continues to pick up points with tenth at Silverstone
The MotoGP British Grand Prix took place this Sunday afternoon, and Andrea Dovizioso claimed his fourth win of the season in a close contest at Silverstone. The Ducati rider bested Maverick Viñales by just one tenth of a second, and was seven tenths ahead of Valentino Rossi. Dovizioso... Read more
Eighth for Alvaro Bautista at the Red Bull Ring
Just 0.176 seconds divided Andrea Dovizioso and Marc Márquez as they crossed the line after a thrilling fight to the final corner in the GP of Austria. The Ducati man rode superbly through the final corners to hold off the challenge of his Spanish rival, who tried everything to... Read more
Alvaro Bautista 17th in Austrian qualifying
Álvaro Bautista suffered contrasting fortunes to his team-mate. The Spaniard missed out on Q2 by two tenths in free practice, and again by two tenths in Q1. As such, Bautista will start from the sixth row of the grid and will look during tomorrow’s warm-up session for the solution... Read more
Alvaro Bautista crashes out at Brno
The Pull&Bear Aspar Team paid its own homage to the late, great Ángel Nieto today with Karel Abraham taking the 12+1 position in his home Grand Prix. The Czech rider ran as high as fourth in a race that saw the riders start on wet tyres before switching to... Read more
Alvaro Bautista lines up ninth on Brno grid
Pull&Bear Aspar Team rider will start tomorrow from the third row of the grid at Brno after Álvaro Bautista finished ninth fastest in a qualifying session topped by Marc Márquez, who took pole. Bautista clocked a lap of 1’56.027 in Q2 after progressing from Q1 by just 0.006 seconds.... Read more
Alvaro Bautista to remain with Aspar in 2018
The Aspar Team and Álvaro Bautisa will contest the 2018 MotoGP World Championship together, building on the Spanish rider’s first season on board a Ducati with the team in 2017. The foundations of this successful relationship between the two parties was established between 2006 and 2009, which culminated in... Read more
Alvaro Bautista takes a sensational sixth at the Sachsenring
Sachsenring has been Marc Márquez territory since 2010 and it stayed that way today after a performance that only local rookie Jonas Folger was able to get close to. The Spanish rider led all but five laps of a race that also saw Folger take his turn at the... Read more
DNF for Alvaro Bautista in Assen
The Dutch TT saw a return to winning ways for Valentino Rossi. The Italian took his first victory since June of 2016, beating Danilo Petrucci and Marc Márquez in a race led by poleman Johann Zarco for the first half. A crash for Maverick Viñales and fifth place for... Read more
Seventh place for Alvaro Bautista in Catalunya
Andrea Dovizioso made it back to back wins for the first time in his career in Barcelona. The Ducati rider, who topped the podium in the Italian Grand Prix a week ago, produced another masterful performance in Catalunya, holding out for half the race behind Dani Pedrosa and Marc... Read more
Alvaro Bautista turns in great performance at Mugello with 5th
The MotoGP World Championship reached a third distance for the season today with Italian riders setting the standard at Mugello. Andrea Dovizioso completed a home victory treble started by Andrea Migno in Moto3 and Mattia Pasini in Moto2. The Ducati rider took his third MotoGP victory and presented the... Read more