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NOT the MotoGP News, Barcelona: Cataluña on a hot tin roof…
Like Mugello, Catalunya is a stunning circuit and one for MotoGP fans to salivate over. And moving the race from the wonderful cuisine of Italy to the world’s greatest city for eating (Barcelona) makes you admire Carmelo Ezpeleta even more. Chubby funster that he is. Unlike... Read more
Iker Lecuona concludes the Catalan weekend in a strong way
After two solid opening days, Sam Lowes and Iker Lecuona lined up on the grid of the Catalunya Grand Prix race with the ambition to shine in the Moto2 class. On the fifth row of the grid, Iker Lecuona gave everything to keep up with the pace of the leading... Read more
A tough race for Alex Rins in Catalunya
The circuit of Montmelo was hot from the very beginning of the day, with track temperatures reaching 31c in the morning Warm-Up session. Alex Rins used this morning Warm-Up to make final adjustments. The Catalan GP had a lot of drama and an extremely high attrition from the very start.... Read more
Jorge Lorenzo hammers in another superb win at the Catalan GP
Two weeks after his Mugello triumph, Jorge Lorenzo today made it two in a row by winning the Catalan GP at the Montmeló circuit. The rider from Mallorca, who started from pole, moved into the lead of the race on lap 2 when he passed Marquez, and then firmly held... Read more
Albert Arenas crashes out of Catalan GP
The Moto3 class continues to provide surprises, and in the aftermath of the Catalan GP there is still no runaway leader in the class. Jorge Martín, who started the year with two victories from the first three races, crashed out, as did Arón Canet and MRW Ángel Nieto Team... Read more
Arón Canet crashes out in Barcelona
Arón Canet had a big crash along with Bulega and Arenas, when he was hit at Turn 4 of Lap 15 when in the front group. After this race, Canet is fifth in the overall standings with 61 points. Alonso Lopez moves up to fourteenth with 31. Arón Canet: “It’s a shame... Read more
Tito Rabat leaves Catalan Grand Prix without reward
The race day at the GP of Catalunya started really well for Tito Rabat, who clocked the second fastest time in the warm-up session, leaving no doubt that he had his homework done for the 24-lap-race. When the red light went out, he did a good start and, despite... Read more
Jorge Martin out out the Catalan GP
The Grand Prix of Catalunya has ended in a very unexpected way for Team Del Conca Gresini Moto3 after a very different start for the two riders: Jorge Martin got the perfect start and pulled away from the rest, while a mistake sent Fabio Di Giannantonio to the very back of the field (26th position). As it... Read more
Xavi Vierge chasing the podium in extremely thrilling Barcelona-GP
It was another great team performance by the Dynavolt Intact GP riders Marcel Schrötter and Xavi Vierge, who secured fourth and fifth place after a nerve-wracking podium hunt at the Grand Prix of Catalunya. Together, the Intact GP pair started their chase after Alex Marquez in third position. With five... Read more
Xavi Vierge to start Catalan GP from row 3 despite crashing
After Italy, Marcel Schrötter returned to the front row and will start the Catalunya Grand Prix from the third position, while Dynavolt Intact GP teammate Xavi Vierge made it into row three despite a crash. For Xavi Vierge, the qualifying for his Home Grand Prix was a bit more difficult. The... Read more