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Dutch TT, Assen: Bridgestone Race Debrief with Masao Azuma
Yamaha Factory Racing’s Valentino Rossi claimed his 80th premier class victory after winning last Saturday’s Dutch TT ahead of Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Monster Yamaha Tech3’s Cal Crutchlow. Following a very hot race at the previous round at Montmeló, weather conditions at Assen were at the other end... Read more
Guevara ready to return for German round after escaping serious injury in Assen crash
It was a difficult weekend for Rookie rider Juanfran Guevara at the Dutch Grand Prix in Assen, first being heavily affected by the weather conditions which made it hard to find a perfect setup in very little time, and then crashing out of the race early after qualifying... Read more
Simon disappointed to just miss out on top ten result at Assen but happy with step forward
Mixed feelings in the Italtrans garage. Julian Simon collected points for the second race in a row and concluded the race of the Dutch Grand Prix in Assen close to a position inside the top ten, showing clear signs of progression. On the other hand his teammate Takaaki Nakagami... Read more
Espargaro wins again at Assen, Rabat 5th after strong podium fight, Pons with physical problems
Pol Espargaró took victory after an exciting head-to-head battle with Scott Redding, Moto2 championship leader, to take his third win of the season, his seventh in Moto2 and 12th in the world championship. The Tuenti HP 40 rider who started from pole position a Assen led for the majority... Read more
Cardus gaining confidence again after making it to the finish line at Dutch TT
The Dutch GP ends bitterly for the NGM Mobile Forward Racing riders and their SpeedUp bikes. After a good start of the race by Alex De Angelis, he ends the Moto2 race in sixteenth place. Teammates Ricky Cardús and Mattia Pasini finished not far behind him in seventeenth and nineteenth... Read more
Isaac Vinales finishes Assen just outside top ten after suffering after effects of earlier crash
Australian Jack Miller (Caretta Technology-RTG FTR Honda) was again the top Honda rider in the Moto3 class, claiming a fine seventh place, still in strong pursuit of the leading group while also fighting off the attentions of compatriot Arthur Sissis (KTM). The battling pair were comfortably clear of a massive... Read more
“Not really a good race” as Bautista struggles with stability and brake issues but still happy to finish
The end result may not have been spectacular for Alvaro Bautista and Team GO&FUN Honda Gresini, but the main goal of completing the Dutch TT was achieved. After two DNFs at Mugello and Barcelona, the Spaniard was looking to take the chequered flag at Assen and did so with... Read more
Dutch TT, Assen: KTM continues Moto3 domination
Red Bull KTM Ajo’s Luis Salom put in a brilliant last lap move on Maverick Vinales on the classic Assen circuit in Netherlands to seal the Moto3 GP at the Dutch TT and pick up his third consecutive win and extend his championship points lead. Vinales finished second and Alex... Read more
Oliveira fourth at Assen after strong podium challenge until the finish line, Vazquez 12th
Mahindra rider Miguel Oliveira was just inches from scoring the only Indian racing motorcycle’s historic first podium at Assen today, crossing the line in fourth place just 0.096 seconds from third, and 0.378 behind the leader. The Portuguese teenager, who started from his and the MGP3O’s first pole position, had... Read more
Barbera receives penalty point after clash with Dovizioso in Assen qualifying
Hector Barbera and Andrea Dovizioso both received one penalty point today after an incident in qualifying where Barbera held up Dovizioso who was on a faster lap. After the end of the session Dovizioso gesticulated heavily with the Spaniard and kicked his bike, resulting in a penalty point for... Read more