Making a Marc on the record books: Marquez continues to make MotoGP history
Marc Marquez becomes youngest rider to win back-to-back premier class races The victories by Marc Marquez at the Sachsenring and Laguna Seca give him the record of the youngest rider of all time to win back-to-back races in the premier-class of grand prix racing, taking the record from Freddie Spencer.... Read more
Marc Marquez rewrites the record books
After just two races in the MotoGP class, Marc Marquez has already set a number of new records for the class and marked some new milestones. Here’s a run through the key stats courtesy of MotoGP’s data-miner extraordinaire, Dr Martin Raines: His win at the Grand Prix of Americas at... Read more
Jorge Lorenzo has an excellent record in the smaller classes at Brno with a win in the 125cc class in 2004, followed by three successive podium finishes on a 250cc machine, including victories in 2006 and 2007. He also started from pole at Brno in each of his three... Read more
The finale to this season saw Alvaro taking part in his 100th Grand Prix in the World Championships.It’s a fitting time to take stock of his record since he first contested a WC race at Jerez in 2002 as a wildcard (entering the championships properly in 2003) and to... Read more
Here’s a few stats form the season which were gathered to use in a recent ‘end of season’ desktop wallpaper design. Although I know so many of us wished Bati had clinched the title this year, a reading of some of these reminds you that he had a... Read more
Some interesting 250cc stats after the San Marino GP: 1.Simoncelli – 190 points, 3 wins and 5 podiums, 3 poles2.Kallio – 164 points, 3 wins and 2 podiums3.Bautista – 163 points, 3 wins and 4 podiums, 5 poles4.Barberá – 142 points, 4 podiums, 2 poles5.Debón – 139 points, 1 win... Read more