Pol Espargaro finishes 13th in Sachsenring race
After wet and dry conditions all weekend, all three riders had something to smile about after the Sachsenring race with pace, data gathered and a great qualifying result from Saturday when Pol Espargaro was 7th, gaining KTM’s best grid position to date. The No.44 KTM RC16 fought hard in the... Read more
Maverick Viñales speeds into fourth in Sachsenring race
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi had their work cut out for them in today’s GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland at the Sachsenring, but battled to a solid fourth and fifth place respectively at the final race before the MotoGP summer break. Starting from eleventh on the grid,... Read more
A nice seventh place race finish for Aleix Espargaró who closes out the weekend in Germany as a protagonist
It was an excellent race for Aleix Espargaró who rode his Aprilia RS-GP to seventh place. With this nice race result, the Spaniard closes out a weekend where he was consistently among the protagonists. Starting from the third row (eighth best time qualifying), Aleix quickly moved in the group of... Read more
Tito Rabat out of the points at Sachsenring
From the rear of the grid Spaniard Tito Rabat never gave up in his bid to finish in the points but eventually finished 18th after suffering similar rear tyre issues as Miller. Despite backing off and adjusting his engine settings Rabat climbed from his rear of the grid starting spot... Read more
Miguel Oliveira takes third podium of the year at Sachsenring
The Red Bull KTM Ajo team rounded off the first half of the Moto2 season in Germany with their best weekend of the year to date. Miguel Oliveira fought for KTM’s first victory in the intermediate class, leading the race one lap from the end and eventually finishing second. The... Read more
Raúl Fernández runs out of options in the race after avoiding a stricken rider
Joan Mir goes on holiday in style after victory in Germany, his fifth of the year, and a combination of results that leaves him even further clear at the top of the championship. Of his main rivals only Romano Fenati was able to keep pace with the Spaniard and... Read more
Fifth seal of the season for Joan Mir at the Sachsenring
Mallorca’s talent wins the GP of Germany after a three-way battle and a calculated overtake at the penultimate curve. The only rider always points, Mir consolidates his championship lead. At 11:00 local time, the Sachsenring’s lights went out, the midway point in the 2017 season official here. On the sun-kissed... Read more
Álex Márquez crashes out of Sachsenring race
While looking set for a podium challenge Márquez crashed at turn two on lap four thus ending his race early after getting the holeshot and leading the opening two laps. Álex Márquez: DNF “Today’s race was not how we were hoping to round out the first half of the season. From... Read more
Red Bull MotoGP Rookies: Sachsenring race 2 report
Can Öncü claimed his third win in four Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup races as he showed complete mastery of the Sachsenring. Chasing him home on their KTM RC 250 Rs were Aleix Viu and Kazuki Masaki and while they gave Öncü a hard time for most of the... Read more
German Grand Prix, Sachsenring – raceday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) has taken an incredible eighth win in a row at the Sachsenring, extending his run from the 125 World Championship to another year of the premier class – with all those wins from pole. It was anything but easy, however – with German rookie... Read more