THE MOTOGP SACHSENRING CONQUEST BEGINS

As we head onto the GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland for the 8th round of the 2017 MotoGP World Championship series at Sachsenring, Germany… and the Racer to beat today at Sachsenring is the Marc’nificent’ Marquez. Petrucci hoping to get a consolation victory after his ‘almost win’ in Assen last Weekend. Cal Crutchlow to launch the attack…

NEW REGULATIONS FOR MOTOGP 2018 SEASON

The Grand Prix Commission has spelt out new regulations guiding the MotoGP World Championships The Grand Prix Commission, composed of Messrs. Carmelo Ezpeleta (Dorna, Chairman), Paul Duparc (FIM), Herve Poncharal (IRTA) and Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA), in the presence of Carlos Ezpeleta (Dorna), Mike Trimby (IRTA, Secretary of the meeting) and Corrado Cecchinelli (Director of Technology), in…

MotoGP: Marquez ready for Assen battle

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez says the unpredictable weather at Assen places additional emphasis on being ‘ready to adapt’ to the elements.  Australian rider Jack Miller won the rain-affected race at ‘the Cathedral’ of motorcycle racing last year from Marquez, while the reigning MotoGP champion himself triumphed in the wet in 2014.  Marquez, who finished second…

‘Surprise’ arm pain for Rossi

Valentino Rossi finished day one of his home Italian MotoGP 14th on the timesheets, as he put his physical condition to the test for the first time since suffering chest and stomach injuries in last week’s motocross accident. The Movistar Yamaha rider put in 15 laps during the morning session, when he was surprised by…

Valentino Rossi discharged from hospital

Valentino Rossi has returned home from his overnight stay in hospital in Rimini after passing medical checks and will continue his recovery in preparation for the Italian MotoGP at Mugello. Rossi’s Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team has released a statement confirming the 38-year-old left the Ospedale Infermi hospital at 5.30pm local time accompanied by his staff.…

Rossi involved in motocross training accident.

Valentino Rossi has been involved in a motocross training accident and has been taken to hospital with a mild thoracic and abdominal trauma. Full Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team statement: Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team rider Valentino Rossi was involved in a motocross training accident at the Cross Club Cavallara in Mondavio (Pesaro Urbino, Italy), on Thursday,…