Red Bull Rookies: Jerez Preseason Test Day 1 report
The twelfth Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup season got underway in Jerez today with the preseason test and 25 of the world’s fastest teenagers blowing out the winter cobwebs on the Moto3 spec KTMs. The first races are not until the Gran Premio Red Bull de España in Jerez on... Read more
Alex Marquez on top in Moto2 as Arbolino reigns Moto3 at Jerez test
Alex Marquez (EG 0,0 Marc VDS) ended the second test of the Moto2™ season on top of the timesheets, fastest on Day 3 and quickest overall with a 1:40.926. The Spaniard staked an immediate claim on the class on his first outing in 2018 – with EG 0,0 Marc... Read more
WolrdSBK, Jerez round – Saturday: Jonathan Rea takes first ever Jerez win
Saturday’s racing at the Pirelli Spanish Round saw Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) register his first victory as the recently crowned 2017 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Champion, taking advantage of a late technical issue for provisional race leader Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati). With his first ever win... Read more
Photos: FIM CEV Repsol, Jerez 2017
CEV Repsol, Jerez: López, Ogura, Cardús, Pérez and Gómez take the wins
Alonso López (Junior Team Estrella Galicia 0.0) and Ai Ogura (Asia Talent Team) shared the honours in Moto3™ in the sixth round of the FIM CEV Repsol in Jerez, which was witnessed by 14,000 spectators during the weekend. Ricky Cardús (Team Stylobike) won in Moto2™ and Andreas Pérez (Reale... Read more
CEV Repsol, Jerez: Poles for López, Cardús and Pérez
Making their debut as polemen this season are Alonso López (Junior Team Estrella Galicia 0.0) in Moto3™ and Andreas Pérez (Reale Avintia Academy) in the European Talent Cup, while Ricky Cardús (Team Stylobike) will attempt his assault on the Moto2™ leadership from pole position in the sixth round... Read more
NOT the MotoGP News: Jerez… “Hello, my name is Stereo Mike*”
*What else would you title your article? Yep, the opening line from Drinking in LA by Bran Van 3000!!!! – Happy 3000th raceiversary MotoGP! Welcome to NOT The MotoGP News – our blog by Guy Anderson. Oh – and when you’re done, make sure to go follow Guy... Read more
Top ten finish for Axel Pons at Jerez
Under scorching conditions, the team’s Axel Pons ran through niggling issues during Sunday’s Moto2™ battle at southern Spain’s Circuito de Jerez to come home in tenth. Race day for the series round four was accompanied by great weather with temperatures reached up to 28 degrees at lunch time. Pons, who... Read more
Pol Espargaro crashes out of Jerez race
Pol Espargaro made a brilliant start off the line on the KTM RC16 to be 11th before an unlucky crash took him out of the race. It was a fast crash, but he was OK and returned to the garage unhurt. The race took place in front of 69,000 fans that included... Read more
Jorge Lorenzo takes first podium of 2017 with a 3rd in Jerez
Jorge Lorenzo scored his first podium for Ducati with a third place finish in the Spanish Grand Prix which was held today at Jerez de la Frontera. The rider from Mallorca, who started from row 3 after qualifying eighth on Saturday, produced an excellent race, moving up from eighth... Read more