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Maverick Vinales Collects Fourth Place and Important Championship Points in Japan
Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP’s Maverick Viñales was pushing for a podium finish during Yamaha’s home GP at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit. He came close but finished today‘s race in fourth place. Viñales started from fourth and held the position coming through the first turn, manoeuvring himself on the inside,... Read more
Technical problems compromise Aleix’s performance in Japan
After qualifying and warm up at a good level of performance, Aleix Espargaró’s Japanese race was hindered by a problem with acceleration, probably due to a malfunction which is now being assessed by the Aprilia engineers. The Spanish rider, who was in third row, started well, staying with the top-10 group,... Read more
11th position for Pol Espargaro at Japanese Grand Prix
After two days of mixed conditions the Grand Prix of Japan – the first of three rounds of MotoGP in three weeks – took place in a dry and warmer climate at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit; a course distinctive for its hard-braking zones and emphasis on acceleration. The sixteenth... Read more
#JapaneseGP Motegi, Michelin MotoGP review
Michelin’s first part of the three-week MotoGP™ fly-away tour saw Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) take a commanding victory in the Motul Grand Prix of Japan at Motegi today and Frenchman Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) score enough points to secure the Rookie of the Year title. Marquez chose to... Read more
Unstoppable Marc Marquez cruises to Motegi win to equal Doohan as most successful Honda rider, Jorge Lorenzo 17th
A tenth win of 2019 for Marc Marquez wrapped up the Constructors Championship for Honda after an inch-perfect ride in Japan. Victory for Marc Marquez at Honda’s home round in Motegi earned Honda the Premier Class Constructors Championship for a record 25th time. As a result, Honda claim both the... Read more
Alex Rins and Joan Mir take seventh and eighth in Japan
Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders headed into the 16th race of the season keen to put on a strong performance in front of Motegi’s home fans. Joan Mir and Alex Rins opted for the medium-medium tyre combination in the cooler conditions and took steady starts off the line. By the... Read more
#JapaneseGP Motegi, raceday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP The riders’ Championship may already have been decided before the paddock arrived at the Twin Ring Motegi, but the Motul Grand Prix of Japan saw plenty of milestones: Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) took a commanding victory to wrap up the constructors’ Championship for Honda, Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha... Read more
#JapaneseGP Motegi, qualifying roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP There are few things Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) has not yet achieved, but one of them was a premier class pole position at the Twin Ring Motegi. After achieving the feat in the Motul Grand Prix of Japan, the number 93 ticks another box and has now been... Read more
#JapaneseGP Motegi, Friday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Friday at the Motul Grand Prix of Japan saw Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) unleash his by-now traditional pace to top the combined timesheets, with the Frenchman ahead of the field by 0.321 seconds by the end of FP2 as he begins his bid to wrap up the Rookie... Read more
#JapaneseGP Motegi, weekend preview: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Last time out Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) won the race and Championship, and the celebrations have doubtless been continuing for the now eight-time World Champion since the paddock packed up and left Buriram. But despite that title fight being over, the season is far from it and the... Read more