Hanika heads to Red Bull Rookies finale in Aragon fresh from signing with Ajo Moto3 team
Karel Hanika is on his way to the 2014 Moto3 World Championship as a member of the Red Bull KTM Ajo Motorsport team. It is a fine reward for winning this year’s Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup and he has an incredible legacy to follow. The team won the... Read more
Pagliani and Manzi make it an Italian 1-2 at Misano as Hanika takes the Rookies Cup
Manuel Pagliani stole victory from fellow Italian Stefano Manzi on the run into the line at Misano to take his first Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup victory. The 17-year-old has ridden superbly since the beginning of this, his first Cup season and had already been second three times. It... Read more
Home race heroes star in Red Bull Rookies Misano qualifying
The Italians played their home cards well during qualifying for Saturday’s Red Bull MotoGP Cup race at Misano with 15-year-old Enea Bastianini robbing pole from 17 year old Manuel Pagliani by just two thousandths of a second. Cup leader Karel Hanika will start from fifth after sliding off early... Read more
Derou wins second Rookies race at Silverstone, Hanika denied cup win for now
Scott Deroue won the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 2 at Silverstone and Karel Hanika did not win the Cup. It all came down to an incredible last lap and while 17-year-old Dutchman Deroue got in front and out of trouble, points leader Hanika, the 17-year-old Czech, was... Read more
Photos: Spanish Red Bull Rookies Martin, Ramirez, Perez and Mir at Sachsenring
A small photo selection of the Spanish Red Bull Rookies Jorge Martin, Marcos Ramirez, Diego Perez and Joan Mir at the German Grand Prix last weekend. It was a bit of an up and down event for most of the Spanish youngsters, Jorge Martin in particular finishing Saturday on a... Read more
Hanika continues stellar qualifying performance with another pole position at Assen
Karel Hanika keeps his run of Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup qualifying domination going with his third pole position of the season at Assen. Completing the front row of the grid behind the 17-year-old Czech are local hero Scott Deroue, also 17, and 16-year-old Briton Bradley Ray. Hanika’s time came... Read more
Luis Salom – from Red Bull Rookie to World Championship Leader
Luis Salom is now an established Grand Prix star and leads the Moto3 World Championship after his third win of the season in Barcelona. It is easy to forget that his GP road started with the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. He took part in the first season, 2007,... Read more
Photos: Jorge Martin takes maiden Rookies victory in front of home fans at Jerez
Spanish youngster Jorge Martin took not only his first podium in the Red Bull Rookies Cup today, but also his first victory. With a last corner pass he snatched the win from Karel Hanika, to the delight of his home crowd in Jerez. What better place to take your... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Martin snatches Jerez victory from Hanika with perfect pass in final corner
Jorge Martin stole victory from Karel Hanika at the final corner to take the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 1 at the Spanish Grand Prix in Jerez. The 15-year-old Spaniard judged his move up the inside on the brakes perfectly and the 17-year-old Czech had no reply as... Read more
Hanika keeps momentum to take pole position for Rookies race in Jerez
Karel Hanika maintained his incredible momentum with pole position at Jerez for the Spanish Grand Prix round of the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. The 17-year-old Czech took pole and a Race 2 victory in Austin and in Jerez has qualified ahead of Jorge Martin, Enea Bastianini and Diego... Read more