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Fri 13 Jul 2007
Hopkins switches to Kawasaki next yearHeadline

Hopkins switches to Kawasaki next year

John Hopkins has been confirmed today as a Kawasaki Racing Team rider for the 2008 and 2009 seasons of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP). Podium: John Hopkins. Photo by Crescent Suzuki. "We have had our eye on...

Sat 01 Sep 2007
Melandri tops Misano practice before storm hitsHeadline

Melandri tops Misano practice before storm hits

Marco Melandri, who is back on track after two weeks of recuperation from neck and ankle injuries, set the pace in day one of the San Marino Grand Prix that was shortened due to heavy rain fell in Misano circuit. Major flooding around ...

Wed 23 May 2007
Vermeulen earns first win at French GPHeadline

Vermeulen earns first win at French GP

Under the rain on the Bugatti Le Mans circuit of France, Chris Vermeulen achieved his maiden victory in the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) onboard his Rilza Suzuki. Second place belonged to Marco Melandri, with a Honda ...

Sat 07 Jul 2007
Duhamel gets premier series ride at US GP
AMA

Duhamel gets premier series ride at US GP

Miguel Duhamel will be replacing the injured Toni Elias for Honda Gresini Racing at the US Grand Prix of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) to take place at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on July 22nd. Duhamel is a 39 year-old...

Mon 23 Jul 2007
Stoner takes it all at Laguna Seca

Stoner takes it all at Laguna Seca

Casey Stoner and Marlboro Ducati had no rivals this weekend and were able to take their sixth season victory on the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, held in California, where the the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) held the U.S.

Fri 07 Sep 2007
Di Grassi earns first win in Istanbul
GP2

Di Grassi earns first win in Istanbul

Brazilian racer Lucas Di Grassi claimed his maiden GP series victory today in the first race of the weekend held in the "Istanbul Otodrom" of Turkey, the scene of the eighth round of the season. "If we have a good pace for sure we can overtake...

Sun 22 Apr 2007
Rossi nails down Turkish GP pole

Rossi nails down Turkish GP pole

Valentino Rossi rode his Yamaha YZR M1 to the pole position for the Turkish Grand Prix, third round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) that takes place this weekend on the Istanbul Park circuit. The Fiat Yamaha Team ...

Wed 14 Feb 2007
Edwards, Rossi dominate Qatar day one testsHeadline

Edwards, Rossi dominate Qatar day one tests

Colin Edwards and Valentino Rossi dominated in day one of tests in the Losail Internacional Circuit of Doha, in Qatar. for the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP). Colin Edwards. Photo by Yamaha Team. All the...

Sat 30 Jun 2007
The rain feels good for Vermeulen in Assen

The rain feels good for Vermeulen in Assen

Chris Vermeulen, on his Rizla Suzuki, proved once again he feels comfortable under the rain by taking the pole position for the A-Style TT Assen, ninth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) held under wet ...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
Jacque steps down, West joins Kawasaki

Jacque steps down, West joins Kawasaki

French rider Olivier Jacque announced today his immediate retirement from motor racing in the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) due to the several accidents he suffered in the past months at the wheel of his Kawasaki Ninja ...

Fri 07 Sep 2007
Filippi on pole for Saturday's Istanbul race
GP2

Filippi on pole for Saturday's Istanbul race

Luca Filippi, driving the Dallara-Renault from Super Nova International, gained today the pole position for tomorrow`s GP2 Series race one of the weekend at the Istanbul Park circuit in Turkey, for the eighth round of the season. The Italian ...

Sat 21 Apr 2007
Stoner sets early pace in Turkey

Stoner sets early pace in Turkey

Casey Stoner dominated Friday practice with his Ducati Desmosedici GP07 on the first day of activity for the Turkish Grand Prix, third round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP). "We haven't changed the settings too much...

Sun 15 Jul 2007
Stoner grabs pole at Sachsenring

Stoner grabs pole at Sachsenring

For the second time in the 2007 season, Casey Stoner claimed the pole position and will start tomorrow's German Grand Prix from the best position on board his Ducati Marlboro in the tenth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix...

Sat 10 Mar 2007
Yamaha on top in Qatar on day oneHeadline

Yamaha on top in Qatar on day one

Fiat Yamaha Team riders dominated day one of activity on the Losail International Circuit in Doha, Qatar, where the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) starts its 2007 season this weekend. Valentino Rossi. Photo by ...

Sat 18 Aug 2007
Capirossi moves to Suzuki for 2008

Capirossi moves to Suzuki for 2008

Loris Capirossi has signed a one year contract with an option for another one with Suzuki as the Italian rider announced today in a press conference held at the Brno circuit, setting for this weekend's 12th round of the FIM Road Racing World ...

Sun 20 May 2007
Edwards grabs his first career pole at French GP

Edwards grabs his first career pole at French GP

Colin Edwards grabbed his first career pole position in the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) after he set the fastest time in the qualifying session for the French Grand Prix on the Bugatti Le Mans circuit. After he...

Wed 25 Apr 2007
Stoner takes home Turkish GP victory

Stoner takes home Turkish GP victory

In a another fantastic performance, Australian rider Casey Stoner on his Marlboro Ducati grabbed his second season victory today at the Turkish Grand Prix held at the Istanbul Park circuit for the third round of the of the FIM Road Racing World ...

Sun 22 Jul 2007
Stoner lays claim to US GP pole

Stoner lays claim to US GP pole

The "Corkscrew" didn't even stop Casey Stoner at the Laguna Seca circuit, home of the famous unique downhill run. Stoner continues on his good way in the the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) after claiming this afternoon ...

Sun 24 Jun 2007
Edwards notches British GP pole

Edwards notches British GP pole

Colin Edwards -- in his works Fiat Yamaha -- notched his second pole position of the season in today's qualifying session for the British Grand Prix, eighth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) that takes place on...

Sun 25 Mar 2007
Pedrosa shows the way, takes Jerez pole

Pedrosa shows the way, takes Jerez pole

In the second day of activity for the Spanish Grand Prix, held this weekend on the Jerez de la Frontera circuit, Dani Pedrosa on his Repsol Honda claimed the pole position for the second round in the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix...

Tue 05 Jun 2007
Rossi slams home sixth victory in Italy

Rossi slams home sixth victory in Italy

For the sixth time, Valentino Rossi, on board his Fiat Yamaha, grabbed the victory in the Italian Grand Prix held on the Mugello circuit, scenary of the sixth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP). The Italian ace...

Fri 16 Feb 2007
Edwards shows the pace in Qatar test day twoHeadline

Edwards shows the pace in Qatar test day two

As it happened yesterday, Colin Edwards and Valentino Rossi set the pace in the second day of activity at the Losail International Circuit of Doha, Qatar for the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP). Colin...

Tue 04 Sep 2007
Stoner pads points lead in Misano

Stoner pads points lead in Misano

Aussie ace Casey Stoner notched his eighth season victory today in the Grand Prix of San Marino held at Autodromo di Misano and now leads the standings 85 points ahead of Valentino Rossi, who retired in the 13th round of the season. Stoner, ...

Sun 01 Jul 2007
Rossi hits in the right moment in Assen

Rossi hits in the right moment in Assen

Fiat Yamaha's Valentino Rossi claimed today a key victory in his attempt to get back his status in the points chase. In the ninth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) held at the historic Dutch circuit of Assen, he...

Sun 06 May 2007
Hirvonen moves first in River Plate Stadium
WRC

Hirvonen moves first in River Plate Stadium

The 27th Rally Argentina kicked-off tonight in Buenos Aires as the drivers of the World Rally Championship contested the first Super Special stage in River Plate Staidum surrounded by the thousands of spectators that attended the show. Mikko ...

Sat 14 Jul 2007
Stoner sets Friday pace for German GP

Stoner sets Friday pace for German GP

Australian rider Casey Stoner showed the way on day one of activity for the tenth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP), the German Grand Prix that takes place at Sachsenring circuit. Stoner, the standings leader in...

Sun 06 May 2007
Rain wins out on leg one in Argentina
WRC

Rain wins out on leg one in Argentina

The organizers of the 27th Rally Argentina have finally confirmed that this evening's Super Special stage will be held in Cordoba Stadium, as the only activity on Friday after the special stages (SS2 to SS9) had been canceled due to weather ...

Wed 27 Jun 2007
Stoner powers to a damp British GP win

Stoner powers to a damp British GP win

Ducati Marlboro's Casey Stoner continued his dream season today, taking his fifth victory in eight races on the 2007 FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) calendar. Today's win came after a rainy journey on the Donington Park ...

Tue 12 Jun 2007
Stoner nips Rossi for Catalunyan victory

Stoner nips Rossi for Catalunyan victory

Casey Stoner -- at the wheel of his works Marlboro Ducati -- scored a fantastic victory today in the Catalunyan Grand Prix after a head-to-head fight to the finish with Valentino Rossi on the Fiat Yamaha in the seventh round of the FIM Road Racing...

Sat 09 Jun 2007
Rossi sets new record for Catalunyan pole

Rossi sets new record for Catalunyan pole

The pole position for the "Gran Premi de Catalunya", seventh round of the of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP), that takes places at Circuit de Catalunya, in Barcelona, Spain, belongs to Valentino Rossi and the Fiat Yamaha...

Pedrosa shows the way on Friday in Spain

Pedrosa shows the way on Friday in Spain

In his home race, Dani Pedrosa -- onboard his Repsol Honda -- set the fastest time in day one of activity at the Circuit de Catalunya for the "Gran Premi Cinzano de Catalunya", seventh round of the of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand...

Mon 12 Mar 2007
Stoner earns his first victory in QatarHeadline

Stoner earns his first victory in Qatar

Ducati's Marlboro rider Casey Stoner grabbed his first victory in the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) in the opening round for the new 800cc era in the Grand Prix of Qatar disputed at the Losail International Circuit of ...

Sat 19 May 2007
Melandri sets pace on Friday in Le Mans

Melandri sets pace on Friday in Le Mans

On one of the bikes of Honda Gresini, Marco Melandri set the pace on day one of activity at the Bugatti Le Mans circuit of France, where the fifth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) takes place this weekend. The...

Sun 03 Jun 2007
Stoner leads Ducati front row sweep in Italy

Stoner leads Ducati front row sweep in Italy

The Italian Grand Prix, sixth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP), will have Marlboro Ducati's rider Casey Stoner starting from the pole position after the stunning performance of the Australian today in the ...

Mon 16 Jul 2007
Pedrosa gives Honda its first 2007 victory

Pedrosa gives Honda its first 2007 victory

Dani Pedrosa claimed his first season victory at the German Grand Prix held at the Sachsenring circuit, where the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) disputed its tenth round this weekend. "I'm very, very happy with the result...

Tue 28 Aug 2007
Glock claims Sunday's victory in Istanbul
GP2

Glock claims Sunday's victory in Istanbul

Timo Glock claimed the victory in the sprint race in the GP2 Series event at Istanbul Park and took back the lead in the standings that he had lost yesterday in the hands of Lucas Di Grassi, who did not achieve points today. An accident between...