Nico Terol & Jordi Torres aim for strong showing at Austin
The MotoGP World Championship heads to the Hermann Tilke-designed Circuit of the Americas this weekend and that can only mean one thing: long straights, a wide track and a technical blend of tight and fast corners. Just like Sepang and Motorland, COTA measures over five kilometres in length and... Read more
Juanfran Guevara excited and motivated for Austin GP
The Circuit Of The Americas in Texas is preparing to host the MotoGP World Championship for only the second time this weekend as the series heads west across the Atlantic for another long-haul race before the start of the European road trip. After an opening night in the suburban... Read more
Grand Prix of the Americas: Bridgestone Debrief with Masao Azuma
The inaugural Americas Grand Prix at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas was a race to remember as Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez became the youngest ever race winner in the premier class, claiming victory ahead of his teammate Dani Pedrosa and Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo who finished in third... Read more
Moncayo forced to retire from Austin Grand Prix with persistent brake lever issue
After two days of sunshine, clouds hung over the Texan city of Austin, although at no time there was any danger of rain, only the temperature fell a bit as Argiñano-Ginés rider Alberto Moncayo ended the morning warmup in 24th position. Unfortunately it didn’t work out for him in the... Read more
Guevara just outside the points after good performance in Texas
For the first time the Moto3 world championship visited the brandnew circuit in Austin, Texas and the CIP Moto3 riders had some mixed fortunes. Juanfran Guevara finished the race just outside the points, going over the line only 0.111s behind 15th place while teammate Alan Techer crashed out in... Read more
No points for Simon in Austin after struggling with a multitude of bike problems
What has began as a good Sunday for the AGP Racing Team unfortunately ended not very successful and without a single point. Julian Simon had a hard time in qualifying, but was 8th fastest in the warmup, making him confident that most, if not all, of the problems had been... Read more
Cardus takes first point of the season with decent ride to 15th
The Austin Grand Prix at the Circuit Of The Americas comes to an end for the NGM Mobile Forward Racing riders and their SpeedUp bikes. A satisfied Ricky Cardús, after crashing out of the Qatar GP, managed to finish the race and take his first point of the season.... Read more
Oliveira and Vazquez continue Mahindra strong form with another double points finish
Fresh from a best-ever result in the opening round at Qatar for the only Indian team in Grand Prix motorcycle racing, the all-new Mahindra MGP3O went two better at a tense two-part race at the Circuit of The Americas in Texas, when Portuguese rider Miguel Oliveira claimed a superlative... Read more
Texas Grand Prix, Austin: Bridgestone Race Review
Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez emerged victorious from a race-long battle with his teammate Dani Pedrosa at Circuit of the Americas to become the youngest ever race winner in the premier class of Grand Prix racing. Marquez’s stellar performance at the age of twenty years and sixty-three days sees him surpass... Read more
Elias recovers from early run-off to take top ten finish with last corner pass
Blusens Avintia rider Toni Elias did a good comeback at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin. Despite a race start in which he gained a position on the first lap, he lost places due to a run off on the third lap and from the 20th position he... Read more