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Jerez readies to host second WorldSBK test ahead of 2020
After the first test of the 2020 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship, riders and teams head south from Aragon and take to the Circuito de Jerez – Angel Nieto for more testing on the 28th and 29th November. With keen rookies, numerous Champions and some teams turning a first... Read more
MotoGP test, Jerez: day two roundup
Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) was fastest on Day 2 of the Jerez test, the reigning Champion posting a 1:37.820 on Tuesday morning to sign off for the season on top – although there were more headlines for the number 93 than just on-track. From the test, Marquez will... Read more
MotoGP Valencia test: day two roundup
Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) topped Day 2 of the Valencia test and it was once again a Yamaha 1-2-3, with the trio at the top within three tenths. Viñales was the only rider in the 1:29s – true of Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) at the weekend... Read more
MotoGP Valencia test: day one roundup
It was a Yamaha 1-2-3 on Day 1 of the Valencia Test at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo, but one man was ahead of the rest: Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT). The Frenchman ended the day top of the pile after 82 laps, the fastest of which was two tenths... Read more
MotoGP riders get some dry track time as KymiRing Test concludes
Day 2 of the KymiRing test is now done and dusted for MotoGP™ manufacturers’ test teams, with better weather early on Tuesday allowing everyone some dry track time and with it, a new – although unofficial – fastest lap of the venue. That fastest lap was set by Aprilia... Read more
Moto2 and Moto3 back on track at Official Test in Barcelona
After the MotoGP™ riders were on testing duty at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Monday, it was the turn of much of the Moto2™ grid and four Moto3™ riders to spin some important laps on Tuesday in a one-day Official Test of their own. EG 0,0 Marc VDS’ Alex Marquez... Read more
Bradley Smith fastest overall, Hector Garzo takes first E-Pole in FIM Enel MotoE World Cup testing
Bradley Smith (One Energy Racing) may have missed Day 1 of the official FIM Enel MotoE™ World Cup test in Valencia but the Brit made his presence felt on his return as he topped the timesheets with a 1:40.290 on Tuesday – just under a tenth faster than Hector... Read more
Dani Pedrosa to start KTM testing role in June
Former Grand Prix winner and world champion Dani Pedrosa will be able to lend his vast experience and skills to the Red Bull KTM MotoGP effort from next month after some test laps at Mugello this week confirmed his collarbone injury has healed sufficiently. 33 year old Dani Pedrosa was... Read more
Moto2 and Moto3 pre-season testing concludes at Qatar
Federal Oil Gresini Moto2’s Sam Lowes has thrown down the gauntlet ahead of the opening race weekend of the season after ending the Moto2™ and Moto3™ Qatar Test quickest, his 1:58.439 on the final day enough to beat second place Tom Lüthi (Dynavolt Intact GP) by 0.224 seconds. The... Read more
MotoGP testing, Qatar: Day three roundup
Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) leaves Losail International Circuit after the Qatar Test having topped two of the three days, the first and final, and on Monday it was with a 1:54.208 to end the test 0.233 clear. The top spot was again under threat from an incredible... Read more