Vroom Magazine - MotoGP WorldSBK CEV Repsol
The closest and most entertaining battle for pole at Losail tonight undoubtedly came in the Moto2 class, with the equality in machinery leaving almost everything down to rider talent in the battle for grid positions. With fourteen riders lapping within a second of each other it promises to be... Read more
Following the opening of the 125cc 2010 season with the lower cylinder category’s first official run, history was made at the Losail International Circuit. The first practice session for the new Moto2 class in a Grand Prix setting. The intermediate category was not short on debutantes for its premiere... Read more
Spanish rider Julián Simón, the current 125cc World Champion who is just about to embark on the debut Moto2 season with the Mapfre Aspar team, had his first taste of the MotoGP class as he tested the Ducati GP10 for two days at the Jerez circuit this week. Simón received... Read more
The Mapfre Aspar Team has announced that it will contest the first Moto2 World Championship season with an RSV chassis, having signed a one-year deal with the Italian firm. After three days of testing last December, in which team riders Julián Simón and Mike di Meglio tried five different bikes,... Read more
Since Aprilia made its rather precipitate and baffling decision to withdraw from the Moto2 championship, despite having a bike nearly ready to race, there has been much speculation about what the Aspar team would do. The Aspar team, named after its team manager, Jorge ‘Aspar’ Martinez, have been the... Read more
Pons Racing’s preparations for the first Moto2 season in 2010 continued this week in Almeria, as both Axel Pons and Sergio Gadea further tested the Pons Kalex prototype at the track. Sharing the circuit with other Moto2 teams, the two-day test was affected somewhat by weather conditions with the track.... Read more
Toni Elías expects to discover more about his future next week, as he weighs up offers from Moto2 teams for the 2010 season. Having spent five seasons in MotoGP, the 26 year-old has now decided to pursue the next chapter of his career in the new Moto2 category which debuts... Read more
The same teams that turned out on Wednesday were out on track at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit for a second day of testing on Thursday, with further data collected from the developing prototypes that will eventually race in the inaugural Moto2 season in 2010. Mapfre Aspar riders Julián Simón and... Read more
The first day of Moto2 testing in Valencia concluded with Anthony West posting the fastest laptime on a MZ machine. However, since West’s bike is actually his Stiggy Supersport machine and no prototype, this laptime has to be taken with a grain of salt. Fastest rider on a “real” Moto2... Read more
Pons Kalex’s research ahead of the inaugural Moto2 season will take its next step on Wednesday, with the team conducting the second test of its 600cc 4-stroke prototype in Valencia. The scheduled Moto2 test at Valencia from December 9-10 will see a host of machines taken out on the track,... Read more