SCOTT REDDING TO BATTLE NICKY HAYDEN

Moto2 Runner-Up Scott Redding says he can’t wait to start gauging his own performance against Nicky Hayden in his Rookie Year in MotoGP come 2014. Redding will ride the same production Honda RCV1000R as Hayden next season, and the prospect of being able to measure his own performances against an experienced, former MotoGP world champion…

OFFICIAL 2014 MotoGP™ CALENDAR

FIM has updated the 2014 MotoGP Calendar ahead of the 2014 season. The Spanish event at Jerez is no longer Subject to Contract (STC) in comparison with the earlier version of the provisional 2014 calendar. Also, there has been further reshuffling in the order of those races making up the late-season ‘triple-header’, which will now…

JORGE LORENZO UNDERGOES FURTHER COLLARBONE SURGERY

Yamaha Factory Racing Jorge Lorenzo has undergone surgery on his left collarbone and right thumb, in order to be 100% fit for the start of the 2014 World Championship. The 2013 MotoGP World Champion has suffered a series of damage to his left collarbone resulting from heavy crashes at Assen and Sachsenring this year resulting…

MARC MARQUEZ & POL ESPARGARO 2004

Marc Marquez Won the 2013 MotoGP World Championship thereby adding the premier-class crown to his 125cc and Moto2™ titles from years before whilst Pol Espargaro took his first title this year in the Moto2™ class. Yet looking back to 2004 it would have been tough to predict the future success of the pair, as they…

A new Tissot-Superpole to set the grid in 2014

The 2014 edition of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship will see the introduction of a new Tissot-Superpole format, based on two sessions of 15 minutes each. Twenty riders will battle for the best placing on the grid, with the combined times in free practice to play a bigger role in the chase for pole…

2014 HONDA FIREBLADE SP

Pata Honda’s World Superbike pairing of Leon Haslam and Jonathan Rea ended their riding year this week after Testing the New-for-2014 Fireblade SP at the Losail circuit in Qatar. The lastest and sharpest version of the bike that Haslam and Rea race for the Pata Honda team in the World Superbike championship was being presented…