Rossi takes first few laps at Misano
Sep19

Rossi takes first few laps at Misano

  Following an enduro accident on August 31st, Valentino Rossi has been diligently working on his recovery from the double fracture in his right leg. Today the nine-time World Champion put his fitness level to the test and successfully completed a few laps around the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli on a YZF-R1M, before rain disrupted the trial run. As today‘s riding session was cut short due to the change in weather, the...

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Guy Martin – Racing at night in Spa
Sep05

Guy Martin – Racing at night in Spa

Earlier this month, Guy Martin joined Suzuki GB’s classic racing team for the classic event night race at Spa, Francorchamps circuit in Belgium. Arguably known as the most animated character in the motorcycling world today, he was joined by endurance racing veteran, Pete Boast onboard the team’s Suzuki Katana for the four-hour event which started at 8pm – the chequered flag being shown at...

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Rossi fractures tibia and fibula during training
Sep01

Rossi fractures tibia and fibula during training

  UPDATE 12:15AM CEST: Following an enduro training accident on Thursday, August 31st, nine-time World Champion Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) was diagnosed with displaced fractures of the tibia and fibula of his right leg. The Italian will undergo surgery as soon as possible. A further medical bulletin will be issued later on Friday morning, September 1st. Orginal story: Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) was...

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Bendsneyder to join Tech 3 in Moto2™
Aug31

Bendsneyder to join Tech 3 in Moto2™

Bo Bendsneyder will be moving up to the intermediate class in 2018, joining Tech 3 Racing in the Moto2™ class. A rookie last year in Moto3™ and already a podium finisher, the former Red Bull Rookies MotoGP Cup winner is ready for the next step after two years of racing in the lightweight category.     Bo Bendsneyder: “I am really happy about this opportunity with the Tech3 Racing Team. It’s a dream come true to go to Moto2...

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Thailand confirmed on the MotoGP™ calendar
Aug31

Thailand confirmed on the MotoGP™ calendar

Thailand has been confirmed on the MotoGP™ calendar from 2018. Sakon Wannapong, the Governor of Sport Authority of Thailand, and Carmelo Ezpeleta, Dorna Sports CEO, signed the contract in a ceremony in Bangkok chaired by his excellency General Tanasak Patimapragorn, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand, with Pongpanu Svetarundra, Ministry of Tourism and Sports, also in attendance for the historic occasion. More than 200 members of the...

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Converting his first pole into a first win
Aug23

Converting his first pole into a first win

Words by: Gareth Davidson Images by: Philippe Damiens During the mid-season break, the Kallio Racing Team took delivery of their new Yamaha R6s for the remainder of the season. Both Sheridan Morais and Nikki Tuuli were very excited to get going on their new machines.   Germany was the first stop after the break and the Kallio Racing Team had the weaponry to fight at the top. The first free practice session saw Sheridan Morais put...

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