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Moto3 riders continue their preseason work with testing at Jerez
The new World Championship category continues the countdown to its first race ever, with over 30 riders on track in Jerez preparing for the start of the season. Just as in the Valencia Test last week, cold morning temperatures prevented the riders in the new Moto3™ class from entering the... Read more
Moncayo and Faubel still looking for setup improvements
After eighteen hours of work, spread over three consecutive days, on 4PM on Friday the Moto3 riders have concluded their first test of 2012. The third and final day of training at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit has been a little better as far as the weather is concerned, with... Read more
Martin and Vazquez comfortable with new bike, Moreno struggling with wrist injury
Team Machado with Efren Vazquez and Adrian Martin and Team Laglisse with Ivan Moreno have joined forces for the 2012 season and will work together for the coming year. The 2012 season has begun. The first IRTA test where the teams and riders start their preparations for the first race... Read more
Oliveira, Marquez and Viñales satisfied with first three days of testing
The first 2012 preseason test for the Repsol Moto3 riders concluded today at the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia, with the trio continuing to adapt favourably to their new bikes. There were plenty of laps put down on the cold asphalt on Friday, with valuable information regarding set-ups the... Read more
Spaniards finish first official test at Valencia in strong positions
The three day pre-season Moto3 test at the Ricardo Tormo circuit concluded on Friday, and warmer weather meant lower lap times and more laps to get acquainted with the new breed of motorcycles. After two days of cold and wind at the Valencia circuit, the weather finally eased up and... Read more
Oliveira again among the fastest on second day of testing
Low temperatures once again hit testing in Valencia on Thursday, as Repsol riders Maverick Viñales, Miguel Oliveira and Álex Márquez took to their Moto3 bikes slightly later than planned due to the lack of track heat. Despite this delay, all three riders put in plenty of kilometres and continued... Read more
Moto3 riders continue with busy schedule in Valencia
Moto3 pre-season testing at the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia continued with teams making the most of slightly warmer temperatures during the second day of their first test of 2012. Sunshine and slightly higher temperatures than Wednesday gave the teams and riders the opportunity to get through a busy test... Read more
Márquez, Oliveira and Viñales start the season in earnest at Valencia
After a long winter break, the Repsol Moto3 riders —Álex Márquez, Miguel Oliveira and Maverick Viñales— today had the opportunity to ride their new bikes for the first time in 2012. They did so at the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia, where low temperatures greeted the riders for the... Read more
Official Moto3 test at Valencia starts with Aspar riders fastest of the Spaniards
2012 Preparations are underway for the inaugural Moto3™ class, with the first day of the Official three day Test at the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia finishing with the Sandro Cortese leading the field. After a slow start to the day due to cold weather conditions, there was plenty of... Read more
Viñales joins Repsol lineup for 2012
Maverick Viñales and Repsol are joining forces in 2012. The 17-year-old from Roses in Spain has become the latest addition to the select group of riders sponsored by Repsol in the motorcycle World Championship. With the signing of the breakthrough rider of last season, Repsol have strengthened yet further their... Read more