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Sun 05 Nov 2006
Nicky Hayden: The worker championHeadline

Nicky Hayden: The worker champion

"The worker champion" could be the best way to define Nicky Hayden, the new world champion of the FIM Road Racing World Championship (MotoGP) since last Sunday, when he became the man that put an end to the five-year reign of Valentino Rossi in...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Ducati's Desmosedici GP6 sees the lightHeadline

Ducati's Desmosedici GP6 sees the light

The Ducati Marlboro Team presented today in Madonna di Campiglio their new Desmosedici GP6 with which will be competing this year in the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) season. The new Ducati Desmosedici...

Sat 25 Mar 2006
Rossi on top in practice day at JerezHeadline

Rossi on top in practice day at Jerez

Valentino Rossi and Yamaha knocked first in the opening practice sessions for the 58th edition of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) that starts this weekend in Jerez de la Frontera with the `Gran Premio betandwin.com de ...

Wed 05 Jul 2006
Pedrosa dominates British GP weekendHeadline

Pedrosa dominates British GP weekend

In his debut season, Repsol Honda rider Dani Pedrosa today claimed his second career victory in the GAS British Grand Prix, the ninth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) held on the Donington Park circuit. The ...

Thu 02 Mar 2006
Yamaha unveils their 2006 machineHeadline

Yamaha unveils their 2006 machine

The Camel Yamaha Team has today in Milan, Italy, officially launched the new M1 with which they will try to defend the championship earned in the hands of Valentino Rossi. Along with the 2005 title holder, Colin Edwards, they hope to notch the...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Capirossi to continue with Ducati for 2007Headline

Capirossi to continue with Ducati for 2007

Loris Capirossi has been confirmed to continue on with the Ducati Marlboro Team for the 2007 season of FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP), the Italian team announced. Loris Capirossi tests the new 800cc Ducati ...

Capirossi on Japanese GP pole, looking to repeatHeadline

Capirossi on Japanese GP pole, looking to repeat

The pole position for the fifteenth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) is in the hands of Ducati's Loris Capirossi after the qualifying session at the Motegi circuit in Japan. Loris Capirossi. Photo by...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Rossi on pole for final title shootout

Rossi on pole for final title shootout

Valentino Rossi secured today his fifth pole position of the season on his way to retaining the title in the season finale of the FIM Road Racing World Championship (MotoGP) to be held this weekend in Valencia, Spain. His rival in the...

Sat 05 Aug 2006
Piquet gets Hungaroring pole as Hamilton spins
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Piquet gets Hungaroring pole as Hamilton spins

Brazilean racer Nelson A. Piquet took the pole position for race one of the GP2 Series on the Hungaroring circuit in Budapest, Hungary. Jose Maria Lopez from Super Nova came up in second place followed by Michael Ammermuller for Arden ...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
Lopez sets new lap record in Paul Ricard
GP2

Lopez sets new lap record in Paul Ricard

Argentinean José María López clocked a new lap record in the final test day for the GP2 Series at Circuit Paul Ricard Hich Tech Test Track leaving right behind him Nelson A.Piquet and Lewis Hamilton. In another journey of colder conditions...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Pantano wins Monza race oneHeadline
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Pantano wins Monza race one

While both title contenders, Nelson A. Piquet and Lewis Hamilton, were keeping an eye on each other to take second and third at the chequered flag, Giorgio Pantano was able to claim the victory in race one of the GP2 Series final round in Monza,...

Title fight on fire as Piquet wins in Istanbul Park
GP2

Title fight on fire as Piquet wins in Istanbul Park

Nelson A. Piquet took a lights-to-flag victory in race one of GP2 Series on the Istanbul Park circuit in Turkey and was followed by his title rival and standings leader Lewis Hamilton, who now leads by just six points. Third was Alex Premat in the...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Hamilton lands ART GP seat for 2006Headline
GP2

Hamilton lands ART GP seat for 2006

Lewis Hamilton, perhaps the youngest British driver with a chance to compete in Formula One in the near future, will compete in the GP2 Series in 2006 as the second driver of the champion team, ART Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton. Photo by...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Hamilton escapes melee to take Monaco victory
GP2

Hamilton escapes melee to take Monaco victory

ART Grand Prix's racer Lewis Hamilton claimed today the victory on the circuit of Monaco in this weekend's round of GP2 series. French drivers Franck Perera and Alexandre Premat took the other podium places. It was a chaotic start with a massive...

Tue 25 Jul 2006
Hayden owns home Grand Prix in Laguna Seca

Hayden owns home Grand Prix in Laguna Seca

Nicky Hayden proved today that the Laguna Seca circuit is definetily his home track as he achieved victory today in the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix, eleventh round of the of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP). Hayden`s...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Piquet hits first in Monza, grabs pole
GP2

Piquet hits first in Monza, grabs pole

Nelson A. Piquet claimed pole position for Monza's race one in the GP2 Series final round and added two points into his total in the fight for the championship with Lewis Hamilton. The Britm who leads the standings was third today, behind local ...

Fri 06 Jan 2006
Honda Pons will not race in 2006

Honda Pons will not race in 2006

The Honda Pons team has announced today that it will not compete in the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) 2006 season due to financial problems after the squad lost Camel support, it's main sponsor of the last three ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Piquet on Istanbul pole in hot title chase
GP2

Piquet on Istanbul pole in hot title chase

Brazilean racer Nelson A. Piquet claimed the pole position for race one of GP2 Series on the Istanbul Park circuit in Turkey and reduced to nine his gap with Lewis Hamilton -- who qualified in fifth place -- in the chase for the title. Another...

Fri 24 Feb 2006
Piquet on top on day two at Paul Ricard
GP2

Piquet on top on day two at Paul Ricard

It was the turn today for Nelson A. Piquet to dominate the second day of GP Series pre-season tests held on the Circuit Paul Ricard Hich Tech Test Track in France. Both ART Grand Prix drivers, Alex Premat and Lewis Hamilton, completed the top...

Fri 30 Jun 2006
Lopez tops final season tests in Paul Ricard
GP2

Lopez tops final season tests in Paul Ricard

Super Nova racer Jose Maria Lopez has dominated the final GP2 Series season tests held at the Circuit Paul Ricard Hich Tech Test Track of Le Castelet, located in southern France. The Argentinean set 1m13s728 during today`s morning session and...

Wed 17 May 2006
Pedrosa gets first career victory in Chinese GP

Pedrosa gets first career victory in Chinese GP

Dani Pedrosa, with a factory Honda, earned his maiden victory today in Shanghai circuit of China, where the fourth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) took place. Standings leader, Nicky Hayden, and Yamaha racer`s...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
Premat shows strong in Paul Ricard day one
GP2

Premat shows strong in Paul Ricard day one

Alexandre Premat, with the car of champion team ART, headed the timesheets in day one of GP2 series tests held in Circuit Paul Ricard Hich Tech Test Track in France, as Argentinean José María López and Brazilean Luca Di Grassi filled top three...

Sun 16 Jul 2006
Pantano takes first win in Magny-Cours sprint
GP2

Pantano takes first win in Magny-Cours sprint

As it was yesterday with Timo Glock, GP2 Series today had another debut winner: this time it was Giorgio Pantano in the Magny-Cours sprint race in Magny-Cours, with a half second victory over Nelson A. Piquet at the chequered flag. Alexandre...

Mon 05 Jun 2006
Rossi wins at home in Italian GP

Rossi wins at home in Italian GP

Yamaha's Valentino Rossi scored a fantastic victory today in the Italian GP, the sixth round of FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP), held on the Mugello circuit in Tuscany. Second place had Ducati's Loris Capirossi, who now...

Sat 06 May 2006
Piquet stuns with Nurburgring pole position
GP2

Piquet stuns with Nurburgring pole position

With an overwhelming gap of almost half a second to his pursuers, Nelson A. Piquet claimed pole position for race one for the third round of the GP2 Series at the German circuit of Nurburgring. "I never expected pole, especially but such a big...

Wed 14 Jun 2006
Hamilton unrivaled in Silverstone sprint race
GP2

Hamilton unrivaled in Silverstone sprint race

Lewis Hamilton continued the demonstration of his superiority today in the sprint race of the GP2 Series on the Silverstone Circuit. The Brit started from eighth on the grid, based on his victory yesterday, and won the competition by ten seconds...

Sun 30 Jul 2006
Victory belongs to Bruni in Hockenheim's race one
GP2

Victory belongs to Bruni in Hockenheim's race one

Italian racer Gianmaria Bruni claimed from the pole position his second season victory today on the Hockenheimring circuit of Germany, for race one of the GP2 Series' eighth round. Standings leader, Lewis Hamilton, took home second place followed...

Sun 04 Jun 2006
Ducatis grab one-two in Italian GP qualifying

Ducatis grab one-two in Italian GP qualifying

The Ducati Marlboro squad secured the top two grid slots this afternoon for their home race, the Italian Grand Prix. In the sixth round of FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP), Sete Gibernau and Loris Capirossi set the pace for...

Mon 10 Apr 2006
Piquet grabs pole for race one in Valencia
GP2

Piquet grabs pole for race one in Valencia

With an overwhelming gap over his rivals, Nelson A. Piquet scored the first pole position of the season in GP2 series, for race one of the opening round, to be held later today on the circuit Ricardo Tormo of Valencia in Spain. Tristan Gommendy...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Rain changes plans on Phillip Island day two

Rain changes plans on Phillip Island day two

When the rain appears in a test day, it spoils all predetermined work and lap times become meaningless, and that was what happened in the second day of activity for the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) held on the Phillip ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Rossi on pole as Sepang qualifying canceled

Rossi on pole as Sepang qualifying canceled

Due to the torrential rainfall in Malaysia at the Sepang circuit, the officials have canceled qualifying for safety reasons. The starting positions, based on yesterday and today's free practice times, landed Valentino Rossi the pole position at...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
Biaggi moves to WSBK with Suzuki

Biaggi moves to WSBK with Suzuki

The Italian rider Max Biaggi will compete next season in the FIM World Superbike Championship (WSBK) with a bike from the current champions' Suzuki's stable. This confirms the situation that Biaggi will no longer continue his career in the FIM...

Wed 11 Jan 2006
Monfardini lands 2006 ride with DAMS team
GP2

Monfardini lands 2006 ride with DAMS team

Italian racer Ferdinando Monfardini was confirmed today as one of the DAMS team drivers for the coming 2006 season of the GP2 Series. Jean Paul Driot, DAMS owner, announced Monfardini as the first driver named to the French squad for the second ...

Wed 03 May 2006
Melandri takes a last-lap victory in Istanbul Park

Melandri takes a last-lap victory in Istanbul Park

Marco Melandri claimed a fantastic victory today in the Turkish Grand Prix, the third round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) held at Istanbul Park. Casey Stoner and Nicky Hayden completed an all-Honda podium. After a...

Wed 15 Feb 2006
Melandri on top early at Sepang

Melandri on top early at Sepang

The last pre-season tests during the month of February for the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) resumed today at the Sepang circuit in Malaysia where Marco Melandri set fastest time on his factory Fortuna Honda. Spaniard ...

Wed 11 Jan 2006
Viso to race for iSport next season
GP2

Viso to race for iSport next season

Ernesto Viso has been confirmed today as the second driver in the lineup for the iSport International team in the GP2 Series 2006 season. Viso's first race with his new drive will be the at Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari circuit on April 8th in ...

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