ALEIX ESPARGARO SETS MOTOGP ASSENTT RECORD

NGM Forward Yamaha Rider, Aleix Espargaro topped the first day of practice at the Iveco Daily TT Assen, going under Casey Stoner’s 2012 lap record time at the historic Dutch venue. FP1 saw NGM Forward Racing’s Espargaro come in second to younger brother Pol Espargaro (Monster Yamaha Tech 3). The older of the brothers was…

VALENTINO ROSSI AND JORGE LORENZO CHASING LAP TIMES AT ASSENTT

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi began the Iveco Daily TT Assen outside the free practice top three on Thursday. 

Both riders were quick to find their pace in the morning session, enjoying what is a favourite circuit for the two. Lorenzo and Rossi were consistently among the fastest riders in the…

ESPARGARO MOTOGP FAMILY AFFAIR

Spanish siblings, Pol Espargaro (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) and Aleix Espargaro (NGM Forward Racing) were the top two riders in FP1 at the Iveco Daily TT Assen. The Two Brothers outpaced the rest of the premier class field on their respective YZR-M1 and Forward-Yamaha machines. One for the family album and the first time two…

JORGE LORENZO YAMAHA CONTRACT

Jorge Lorenzo wants to stay with his current team but is still in negotiations for a contract renewal, having been a Yamaha rider since his arrival in the premier class in 2008. Like his Movistar Yamaha MotoGP colleague Valentino Rossi, Lorenzo has his manager working on a new contract with the team, with both riders’…

ASSEN TT MOTOGP HISTORY

The Iveco Daily TT Assen is the only Grand Prix at which races take place on a Saturday on the MotoGP™ calendar, as opposed to the usual Sunday. The reason for this stems back to midway through the first half of the 20th century. Also, Assen is the only venue on the calendar to have…

JULES CLUZEL WINS WORLDSBK MISANO SUPERSPORT

MV Agusta Reparto Corse Rider, Jules Cluzel led from the start and immediately began stretching a lead of over the chasing group of riders that included Kenan Sofuoglu (Mahi Racing Team India Kawasaki), Michael van der Mark (Pata Honda World Supersport Team), Raffaele De Rosa (CIA Insurance Honda) and PJ Jacobsen (Kawasaki Intermoto Ponyexpres). With…