Photos: Álvaro Bautista at the French Grand Prix in Le Mans
A selection of photos from the French Grand Prix at Le Mans last weekend featuring Go&Fun Honda Gresini rider Alvaro Bautista. After being relatively lucky with dry conditions on Friday and Saturday, the MotoGP field encountered radically different conditions for Sunday’s race, a wet track making the outcome somewhat unpredictable.... Read more
No points for Cardus in Jerez after late crash “due to my lack of experience”
The Le Mans GP comes to an end for the NGM Mobile Forward Racing riders and their SpeedUp bikes. It was an unfortunate end of the race for Ricky Cardús after a very good race in which he finished in twenty fifth position after the race was red flagged... Read more
French Grand Prix, Le Mans: Bridgestone Race Review
Dani Pedrosa made it back-to-back victories after a masterful performance in wet conditions at Le Mans today, a performance that sees the Repsol Honda rider move to the top of the MotoGP™ rider standings. With rain falling at the start of the race, it was Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso who got... Read more
Cardus struggling with difficult weather conditions during Le Mans qualifying
The qualifying session at the Grand Prix de France comes to an end for the NGM Mobile Forward Racing riders and their SpeedUp bikes. It was a difficult qualifying session, unstable rain conditions making things togh for the riders. Spaniard Ricky Cardús eventually took 20th position after just 15... Read more
Isaac Vinales takes decent third row start at Le Mans
Isaac Vinales made his mark at the French Grand Prix with a good performance in qualifying which saw him end the day in 8th position to secure a start from the middle of the third row tomorrow. The young Spaniard is not yet completely satisfied with the setup of his... Read more
Bautista escapes injury in nasty FP3 highsider and takes painful 7th in qualifying
Alvaro Bautista will start the French Grand Prix from the third row of the grid after qualifying in a creditable seventh position this afternoon despite a heavy crash this morning in FP3. The Team GO&FUN Honda Gresini rider was still in pain when qualifying practice got underway but he... Read more
Bautista “feeling very motivated” for Le Mans after positive weekend and testing at Jerez
After a positive third round of the season at Jerez, Team GO&FUN Honda Gresini head for the next date on the MotoGP calendar at Le Mans this weekend with renewed enthusiasm. Alvaro Bautista is confident of finding a better feeling with his front suspension for the French track and... Read more
French Grand Prix, Le Mans: Bridgestone Preview
The fourth round of the 2013 MotoGP™ season takes place at the iconic Le Mans circuit after an exciting start to the championship that has yielded three different winners from the first three races. At 4.185 kilometres in length, the Le Mans circuit places more emphasis on acceleration and braking... Read more
Cardus highly focused for French Grand Prix to make up for Jerez result
The fourth round of the season will take place on French soil at the Circuit des 24 Heures du Mans this next weekend. In Moto2, Spaniard Ricky Cardús was unable to finish the race in his previous visits to Le Mans, but hopes that this year will be the... Read more
Oliveira and Vazquez looking forward to Le Mans after strong season start
India’s only motorcycle grand prix team resumes battle in France this weekend, with high hopes of more strong results after a top-ten start for the all-new Mahindra grand prix machine. On track barely six months after the project was initiated, the sleek white-and-red 250cc Moto3™ Mahindra MGP3O has been fast,... Read more