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MotoGP: Teammates on Different Bikes?

We often see in modern MotoGP riders who are on comparatively out-dated bikes compared to their teammates. An obvious example of this was factory Ducati riders Crutchlow and Dovizioso during the latter part of 2014, with Dovi receiving the GP14.2 from Aragón onwards, but with Crutchlow remaining on the GP14.1 version. 367 more words


2015 starts now – MotoGP testing at Valencia shows the shape of things to come



MotoGP testing today at Valencia gave a tantalising glimpse of things to come for the HRC Honda Repsol Racing team as newly-crowned Alex Marquez joined his brother and GP world champion Marc Marquez aboard the Repsol Honda Factory RC213V bike. 706 more words


MotoGP: Ducati's Improvement

Ducati has one of the most loyal followings of any MotoGP manufacturer, but many have been disappointed by their poor form recently. Whilst 2014 has mainly been a miserable season for the Italian manufacturer, the last few races haven’t been as bad, and Andrea Dovizioso is set to finish with a higher points total than any other Ducati rider since Casey Stoner in 2010. 281 more words


MotoGP: My Thoughts on 2015 Entry List: PART 2

Part 1 of this post is here, and it covers the return of Suzuki and Marc VDS Racing’s step-up into the premier class.

3. Aprilia… 558 more words


MotoGP - 2014 Australian GP

After 21 year-old Marc Marquez secured his second MotoGP title last weekend in Motegi, the battle for 2nd place in the championship continued going to Philip Island, and will likely continue all the way to Valencia in less than 3 weeks’ time. 218 more words


Sublime performances by the British riders at the Aragon MotoGP Round

It’s not very often we can say there was a British rider on the podium in two races in the same day!

Danny Kent riding the Husqvarna badged Red Bull AJO KTM started from 2nd and finished 3rd, but considering the performance level of the riders who overtook him in the race, it was a good comeback! 343 more words


Lorenzo wins crazy Aragon MotoGP thriller as the rain hits Spain

The Honda suited track that is Motorland Aragon saw little Dani Pedrosa lead into the first corner followed by Ducati’s Andrea Iannone, until Iannone decided to take the lead, with a clean move (for Iannone!). 944 more words