Aleix Viu rode a great Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 2 at Jerez, capped by a perfectly judged final corner, to hold the advantage as Filip Salač stole second from Can Öncü on the line. Saturday’s winner, Ai Ogura, was fourth ahead of fellow Japanese Kazuki Masaki in... Read more
Rory Skinner and Ai Ogura were set for an intense final lap in the first Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup race of the season only to have the race stopped with a Red Flag. Though Ogura was leading at the time, the results were taken at the end of... Read more
Three days of thrilling testing set Motorland Aragon alight and the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies can’t wait to get to the first race in Jerez in four weeks. Though track temperatures were cool with rain in the morning of the second day it was an excellent start to the... Read more
Ayumu Sasaki took a perfectly judged, last second victory at Motorland Aragon but had already taken the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup for 2016 when is single rival, Aleix Viu, was brought down on the first lap.
It quickly became a three man battle for the lead with Rufino Florido... Read more
Two points – all that separates Ayumu Sasaki from the 2016 Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. The 15-year-old Japanese crossed the line fourth after 15 thrilling laps of Motorland Aragon while his rival Aleix Viu took second behind Kaito Toba and ahead of Rory Skinner.
It was a fabulous six... Read more
Sasaki has one hand on the Cup as the championship heads to Aragon
Japanese 15-year-old Ayumu Sasaki has a 31 point advantage in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup going into the last two races of the season this weekend in Aragon.
There are still 50 points on offer for a... Read more
The Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup action boiled over in Misano and Ayumu Sasaki took home the 25 points ahead of Aleix Viu and Kaito Toba. That was the order on the podium but not crossing the line.
Six KTM RC 250 Rs battled, race long, for the lead and... Read more
Italian 16-year-old Mattia Casadei snatched pole position from Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup leader Ayumu Sasaki in the last seconds of Misano qualifying. It had been Raúl Fernández, the 15-year-old Spaniard, who had looked strongest through most of the session but Sasaki, the 15-year-old Japanese, deposed him on the... Read more
It is all getting very tense in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. Just three races remain in the 10th season, the battle for this year’s crown is fierce and already those aiming to be included in the 2017 Cup have signed up online with the applications about to... Read more
Marc Garcia has thrown himself at the championship chase with a fabulous Brno double while Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup points leader Ayumu Sasaki kept his challenge rolling with third behind fellow title hopeful Raúl Fernández. Aleix Viu hung on to second place in the points table but suffered... Read more