Jorge Lorenzo looks ahead to 2018 season at Ducati Team launch
The 2018 Ducati Team, which will take part in the MotoGP World Championship with Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo, was presented today in the heart of the Ducati factory at Borgo Panigale, Bologna. Final preparations have now been made for this challenging season, which gets underway with the first... Read more
Honda Racing Corporation announce Alberto Puig as Team Manager of the Repsol Honda Team
Honda Racing Corporation has announced that Alberto Puig has been appointed as the new Team Manager at the Repsol Honda Team, beginning with the first MotoGP test of the year, at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit, 28-30 January. Following a racing career that included a 500cc race win and a lengthy... Read more
Maverick Viñales makes first kilometres at the Kyalami International Race Track
Though the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team is still enjoying the off-season, Maverick Viñales couldn‘t stay away from the track any longer. The Spaniard travelled to South Africa to take part in yesterday’s Yamaha R World Event and get an impression of the new Kyalami International Race Track. Viñales arrived at... Read more
DNF for Alvaro Bautista at Valencia
A tense battle for the MotoGP World Championship reached its climax today, with a crash for Andrea Dovizioso and third place for Marc Márquez deciding the title in favour of the Spaniard – his fourth in MotoGP and his sixth in total. The Spaniard was ahead of his rival... Read more
Valencia sees victory for Dani Pedrosa and title for Marc Márquez
Dani Pedrosa took his second victory of the season at Valencia and Marc Márquez, after a spectacular save, celebrated his sixth World Championship from the podium. The Repsol Honda team riders closed the 2017 season with a victory for Dani Pedrosa, the team title and a podium for Marc Márquez,... Read more
Valencia GP, qualifying roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) set a scintillating lap mid-way through qualifying at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo and that proved enough for pole for the Championship leader ahead of the #FinalShowdown – despite then taking a tumble after a front end washout on his final run. Johann Zarco (Monster... Read more
Malaysian GP, Sepang: Raceday roundup – MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP It was a must win in many ways for Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso as the paddock arrived at Sepang International Circuit, and the Italian kept calm under intense pressure to secure his sixth win of the season – and take the Championship fight down to the wire. Slicing through... Read more
Maverick Viñales on the podium in Australia
Viñales had a good start and immediately looked threatening behind frontmen Miller and Marquez. After two laps his tyres were warm and he was ready to make a move. As he overtook Marquez, he took Rossi with him. His teammate passed him with 23 laps remaining as they continued... Read more
Difficult race for Jorge Lorenzo being 15th in Australia
Round 16 of the MotoGP World Championship at the Phillip Island circuit proved to be a tough one for the Ducati Team. Jorge Lorenzo, still in pain from his bad crash yesterday, remained in thirteenth place for much of the race, but in the last few laps he dropped to... Read more
Today Marc Marquez put on a stellar performance to secure a crucial victory at the Australian Grand Prix, the 61st win of his career, his 35th in MotoGP, and his sixth this year. The performance extended his Championship lead to 269 points, 33 ahead Andrea Dovizioso, who remains his... Read more