Marc Marquez takes masterful win in Austin, Dani Pedrosa third
Taking his first win of this season, Marc Marquez completed another perfect weekend at Circuit of the Americas, succeeding in Austin for the fifth-straight time after starting from pole position. Meanwhile, Dani Pedrosa made it a double-podium finish for Repsol Honda Team, posting a solid third-place result after leading... Read more
Marc Marquez’s fifth consecutive pole at Austin, Dani Pedrosa just off front row in fourth
On Saturday at the Circuit of the Americas, Marc Marquez extended his record of most Pole Positions in Grand Prix history across all classes, taking the 67th pole in career (his 39th in the MotoGP class, his second in a row this season and his fifth in a row... Read more
Double DNF for Repsol Honda Team as both Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa crash out in Argentina
The Repsol Honda Team suffered a double DNF today in the Argentine GP, which saw seven different riders crash of the race. Pole-sitter Marc Marquez fell in turn 2 on the fourth lap while leading by two seconds over fellow Honda rider Cal Crutchlow, who finished in a positive... Read more
Marc Marquez takes fourth consecutive pole in Argentina, Dani Pedrosa positive on second row
Marc Marquez achieved another milestone in his career, taking his fourth consecutive Argentinian pole position (out of four visits to the Termas de Rio Hondo Circuit), his 38th in MotoGP, and the 66th of his career, setting a new record across all classes of the Championship, at only 24... Read more
Marc Marquez fourth & Dani Pedrosa fifth in weather affected Qatar GP
Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa took fourth and fifth place, respectively, in today’s Qatar Grand Prix. The Losail evening was affected by mixed weather conditions that created quite a tricky situation. A brief, light rain shower fell just minutes before the planned MotoGP race time of 9 p.m., causing the... Read more
Dani Pedrosa interview: “I go into the season with enthusiasm and the desire to show my best”
Third at the last official test, Dani Pedrosa closed preseason with a good feeling and a positive progression –after also finishing high up the order in Australia and Malaysia. The Repsol Honda rider, who has achieved at least one victory in each of his 11 seasons in MotoGP, will... Read more
Industry news: Repsol and Honda extend MotoGP contract until 2018
Repsol and Honda Racing Corporation (HRC) have extended their sponsorship contract for another year, through to the 31st of December 2018. The alliance between the Spanish energy company and the Japanese vehicle manufacturer, which began in 1995 and has seen them claim 12 rider World Championships together. The collaboration... Read more
Marc Marquez seals 2016 with 2nd at Valencia, but DNF for Dani Pedrosa
The Valencia Grand Prix brought the curtain down on the MotoGP World Championship for another year, and Marc Marquez ended the 2016 season by taking second place on Sunday. The Repsol Honda rider did not make a good start and had to climb back up from the sixth position... Read more
Dani Pedrosa: a little more pain, better performance
Dani Pedrosa will start from the eighth position of the starting grid at the Gran Premio de la Comunidad Valenciana, final round of the 2016 season. Despite still recovering from his collarbone and fibula injury, the Spaniard has qualified directly for Q2, where he finished 1.173 seconds behind poleman... Read more
Valencia front row for Marc Marquez and third row for returning Dani Pedrosa
The starting grid for the last race of the season was set on Saturday afternoon at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo, from which Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa will take off from second and eighth, respectively. The 2016 World Champion was fastest in today’s two Free Practice sessions, despite a... Read more