NOT the MotoGP News: Another pleasant Valé Sunday…
Another pleasant Valé Sunday… …Here in status symbol land If you can remember The Monkees you weren’t there man. Where man? ‘Nam man….. What, like Chippenham? But like us, hunkered down the bunker, you will probably remember Sea-pain 2015. The moment it all got fun and interesting (well, it did for us) between Marc... Read more
WorldSBK Argentinian round confirmed for October
FIM, The Government of San Juan, OSD and Dorna WSBK Organization have confirmed the Argentinean WorldSBK Round will go ahead from 12th – 14th October, following a meeting held between all parties last week. Confirming the event will take place at the new El Villicum circuit means the 2018 MOTUL... Read more
Havoc from tricky conditions in Argentina jeopardizes the race for the Repsol Honda Team
Rain that fell just before the MotoGP race deeply affected the Grand Prix of Argentina, as well as Marc Marquez’s and Dani Pedrosa’s races. Dani crashed out of the postponed race before the end of the first lap when he went off the dry line following a move by Johann... Read more
Jorge Lorenzo finishes 15th in the Argentine GP
The Argentina GP got off to a difficult start today as changeable weather conditions at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit forced the Race Direction to delay the start after all the riders had lined up on the grid, and the distance to cover was reduced to 24 laps... Read more
Fifth place for Maverick Viñales after drama-filled Argentina GP
The tension was palpable during the starting procedure. Spots of rain fell on the Termas de Río Hondo Circuit just 15 minutes before the start of the race, causing chaos on the grid. Though the race was declared wet, a dry line formed rapidly, which resulted in all riders... Read more
Alex Rins takes his first MotoGP podium in Argentina
The GP of Argentina had plenty to offer, even before the lights went out; a delayed start due safety concerns as weather conditions changed and many riders wished to switch tyres, meant tensions were running high. However, this did not impact on the focus of Alex Rins and Andrea... Read more
Encouraging 11th place for Pol Espargaro in Argentine GP
Two days of practice and qualification with a variable climate and degrees of grip of the flat and twisty Termas de Rio Hondo racetrack also marked an astounding Gran Premio de la Republica Argentina today. Despite the upheaval of a race that was initially declared ‘Wet’ but then delayed... Read more
Gran Premio Motul de la República Argentina, raceday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda Castrol) has taken an impressive third Grand Prix victory in the Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina, besting Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) and Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Ecstar) on the final lap to earn the honour of winning the 750th GP race... Read more
A stunning 11th place for Iker Lecuona in Argentina
Despite a slightly wet track, the second race of the season at Termas de Río Hondo in Argentina was declared dry. From the seventh row, Iker had an excellent start, and passed many of his rivals lap by lap. In tenth position with nine laps remaining, Iker Lecuona fought hard for... Read more
7th for Tito Rabat in crazy Argentina GP
Reale Avintia Racing rider Tito Rabat celebrated his best ever MotoGP result today in Argentina since his debut in the premier class back in 2015. Rabat finished seventh in the race following a great ride in free and qualifying practice that made him start from the fourth place of... Read more