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Simon crashes out of Australian GP trying to make up positions in final laps
Right from the start it wasn’t a good weekend for the Blusens Avintia Moto2 team. Despite the efforts by the technicians and mechanics of the team, Simón never felt comfortable enough on the bike to be competing for a good result. Even though a couple of changes were made... Read more
Silva continues to collect points on Phillip Island debut
Iván Silva brought home one point at the GP of Australia despite being new to the beautiful but difficult circuit on Phillip Island. Silva, who could not finish the previous race in Sepang, did cross the finish line in Australia as 15th and therefore gained another point to... Read more
Luis Salom fights back to 15th after jumpstart ride through
A jumpstart ruined the Australian GP for Luis Salom. RW Racing GP’s top rider had to make a drive through while fighting in the leading group. The start of the race was messy: also Jack Miller, Jonas Folger, Alberto Moncayo and Louis Rossi made a jumpstart. Salom re-entered the race... Read more
Cardús fights through to 17th despite back injury
The technicians of the Argiñano Racing Team used the warm up to prepare a Moto2 bike to race standards. Ricky Cardús did well and rode close to his qualifying time. In the box the confidence grew that taking away points this weekend was possible. Cardús had a decent start,... Read more
Lorenzo Claims World Championship Title in Phillip Island
Yamaha Factory Racing rider Jorge Lorenzo wrapped up a season of domination today with second on the podium in the Grand Prix of Australia to claim his second MotoGP World Championship title, becoming Spain’s first ever double premier-class Grand Prix Champion. Starting from second on the grid, Lorenzo took... Read more
Pol Espargaró overpowers all rivals in Phillip Island
Pol Espargaró pulled away at the front from lap 2 and crossed the line with a gap of almost 17 seconds. Tito Rabat came 8th and Axel Pons crashed during the last lap due to a lapped rider. Pol Espargaró dominated the Moto2 race in Phillip Island with an iron... Read more
Torres takes creditable 11th in Australia, while Terol struggles to 18th
At 14:20, local time (GMT+11) at Phillip Island, the Australian GP kicked off for the Moto2 riders. It followed the script of the practice sessions, as Nakagami led the opening lap, followed by Márquez and Espargaró. The latter moved ahead and broke free for the win, with a battle... Read more
Elena Rosell takes personal best at Phillip Island
Elena Rosell had every reason to be proud of her performance in today’s Australian GP at Phillip Island. Starting from 31st place on the grid, the lady racer from Valencia not only reached her goal of fighting with a group of other riders, but got stronger and stronger as... Read more
Vazquez has podium hopes dashed, finishes eighth
The JHK T-Shirt LaGlisse team had high hopes to step onto the podium in this race. Everything looked very promising after Efrén Vázquez’ good sessions on Friday and Saturday. But even though he spent 23 laps in the group that was fighting for 3rd place, it wasn’t meant to... Read more
Dani Pedrosa: ‘I pushed hard, I have no regrets’
Dani magnanimous in defeat as he congratulates Jorge Lorenzo, Casey Stoner and Moto2 champion Marc Marquez. The chase for the 2012 MotoGP World Championship title is over. And it ended in huge disappointment for contender Dani Pedrosa at Phillip Island, as he crashed out on the second lap in a... Read more