NOT the MotoGP News: Czech please!
Welcome to NOT The MotoGP News – our blog by Guy Anderson. Oh – and when you’re done, make sure to go follow Guy on Twitter – @SirGuyGuisborne Well we’ve been here for over a month. Just waiting. Waiting for the boys and girl to come back and do fast. And... Read more
Pol Espargaro takes 9th in Brno
KTM Motorsport Director Pit Beirer had a target for the Red Bull KTM Factory Racing MotoGP team to get a top ten finish in the second half of the 2017 season, and that was achieved today at Brno with Pol Espargaro gaining a brilliant ninth position. All riders had to... Read more
Maverick Viñales clinches 3rd in Brno
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Viñales turned a difficult weekend around with a superb performance today at the Monster Energy Grand Prix České republiky, working his way up to third place in a thrilling flag-to-flag race. Starting the race from seventh on the grid, Viñales slotted into sixth position after... Read more
Aleix Espargaró takes 8th place in Brno despite penalty
At the end of a largely positive weekend, partially because of performance in the practice sessions, Aprilia takes a nice eighth place finish with Aleix Espargaró. But the final result on the Brno track could have been better if Aleix had not received a penalty that forced him to give... Read more
Tito Rabat places 17th in Brno
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Jack Miller opened the second half of the MotoGP World Championship with a determined ride into 14th place in today’s Czech Republic Grand Prix. The 22-lap race was started on a damp but quickly drying track as the threat of rain failed to... Read more
Albert Arenas shines on return to racing
Albert Arenas took a sensational twelfth place in the Czech Republic Grand Prix despite starting from the back of the grid following a qualifying penalty. The Mahindra Gaviota Aspar youngster made up the twelve positions he was docked and then some, passing a further eight riders on his way... Read more
Podium in the rain for Miguel Oliveira at Brno
  The Moto2 Czech Grand Prix was divided into two parts, the first dry and a final six laps in wet. Miguel Oliveira showed what had already been apparent in practice, that he felt comfortable in all kinds of conditions. The Portuguese took third position, for his fifth podium of... Read more
Joan Mir’s Sixth Symphony in Brno
At 11:00 local time, the lights of the Brno Automobile Motorway, host of the Grand Prix České republiky and the tenth round of the 2017 season, were turned off. On the starting grid again affected by rain, the Leopard Racing Team duo started from the second and third 2nd... Read more
The third place marks a fourth podium of the season for Arón Canet, who remains third in the overall standings with 126 points. Starting from seventeenth position, he dropped three places on the first lap and two on Lap 2. After four laps he was more than 10 seconds from... Read more
Alex Márquez masters wet track for brave Brno podium
A masterful wet track performance in a chaotic Moto2 race delivered Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Álex Márquez a superb second place podium at Brno today. The rain interrupted Czech Grand Prix was decided over a frantic six lap dash that produced a dramatic contest for the tenth... Read more