Pol Espargaro retires from Americas GP
The Red Bull KTM MotoGP Factory Racing Team wrapped up a difficult race weekend at the Circuit of the Americas on Sunday in the third round of the 2017 MotoGP World Championship. Pol Espargaro retired mid race after experiencing clutch problems. It was the team’s first visit with the... Read more
Jorge Lorenzo takes ninth place in Austin
Jorge Lorenzo was classified ninth in the GP of the Americas, the third round of the MotoGP World Championship which was held on Sunday at COTA, the Texan circuit on the outskirts of Austin. Lorenzo, who started from the second row with sixth quickest time, was sixth at the end... Read more
Alvaro Bautista recovers from crash to take a point in Texas
Marc Márquez did the only thing he knows how to do at the Circuit Of The Americas today: win. This is the fifth time the MotoGP World Championship has visited this track and the Spaniard has five poles and five wins to his name. With series leader Maverick Viñales... Read more
Maverick Viñales crashes out of Americas GP
Maverick Viñales was looking confident at the start of the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas, but his race ended prematurely 20 laps before the end. Viñales had a busy first lap. Starting from second place on the grid he got off the line well, but... Read more
Aleix Espargaro finishes Americas GP despite mid-race pit stop
You need to search through the various sessions of the Texan weekend between practice, qualifying and the race to “filter” the performance of Aleix Espargaró and his RS-GP from the extraordinary chain of adverse events that clipped the wings of his ambition. Having started from the last spot on... Read more
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
Thirteenth place finish for Tito Rabat at Austin
Tito Rabat had to deal with the challenge of Ducati riders at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas – and he finished strongly, squeezed between Scott Redding (12th) and Hector Barbera (14th). Rabat continues to accelerate his learning curve in MotoGP and has set a solid platform for... Read more
Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas, raceday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) initially fought it out with teammate Dani Pedrosa for victory in the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas, before being able to break clear in the latter laps of the race to take his stunning fifth win in a row in Austin –... Read more
Second row start at COTA for Jorge Lorenzo
The two Ducati Team riders will start tomorrow’s GP of the Americas, held at the modern Texan circuit on the outskirts of Austin, from the second and third rows of the grid. At the end of this afternoon’s qualifying session, Jorge Lorenzo obtained the sixth quickest time with a lap... Read more
Maverick Viñales lines up second on the grid for Americas GP
Austin (Texas, USA), 22nd April 2017 The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders wrapped up Saturday’s intense Qualifying 2 session with some red-hot laps, securing Yamaha its first double front row start of the 2017 MotoGP season and setting the stage for a thrilling race. Viñales waited for most of his competition to... Read more