Miguel Oliveira seventh in battle of attrition in Japan
True to the weather forecasts, intense rain played a big part in the action at Twin Ring Motegi on Sunday. With the track in worse conditions than it previously had been during the weekend, and with the Moto2 race reduced to just 15 laps, Miguel Oliveira was able to... 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
A Japanese Grand Prix to forget for Jorge Navarro
Jorge Navarro has endured what was probably the most difficult Moto2 racing weekend of his rookie season so far: his Japanese GP race, in fact, was virtually over on lap three when the Spaniard crashed unhurt at turn 11. Under the pouring rain encountered at Twin Ring Motegi – which... Read more
Xavi Vierge delivers wet weather masterclass to take 2nd at Motegi
Vierge delivers wet weather masterclass to seize 2nd – Resolute Gardner speeds to 12th Tech3 Racing Team rider Xavi Vierge produced a memorable performance to clinch 2nd position at the Japanese Grand Prix today. An oil spill in the morning Moto3 warm-up caused a large delay, which resulted in the... Read more
Augusto Fernandez finishes strong Motegi weekend just outside the points
Heavy rain showers conditioned the weekend of the Motul Grand Prix of Japan, which was held today at the Twin Ring Motegi and where the Moto2 race has just ended. Spaniard Augusto Fernandez, having achieved his best qualifying for the championship, was penalized by a bad start. During the... Read more
Miguel Oliveira gets back on the podium at Aragon
The duo of Miguel Oliveira and Brad Binder once again brought joy to the Red Bull KTM Ajo Moto2 team this Sunday at the Aragon GP. Although he was not able to fight for victory, Oliveira claimed his sixth podium of the season after finishing third. Binder made his... Read more
Jorge Navarro half happy with Aragon race result
The smile in back on Jorge Navarro’s face, although still not fully. The 21-year-old Spanish rider is back to the type of results expected out of what is still his rookie season in the middleweight class of MotoGP. Jorge put together a great race at the MotorLand Aragón –... 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
Augusto Fernandez finishes 22nd in Aragon race affected by grip issues
Speed Up Racing team rider Augusto Fernandez, after an uphill start, did not lose heart and struggled until the end in today’s Aragon Grand Prix, though grip problems at the back affected his running for the first time after 2 days of quite positive practice sessions. AUGUSTO FERNANDEZ #37 –... Read more
Augusto Fernandez interview: Stepping onto the world stage
2017 has been quite a season so far for young Spaniard Augusto Fernandez. Having started the year in the FIM CEV Repsol Moto2 Championship with the easyRace Team, and looking good as a favourite for the title on the back of his stellar 2016 rookie season, he very soon... Read more