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Thu 12 Dec 2002
Yamaha Factory Team Jerez test notes 2002-12-11

Yamaha Factory Team Jerez test notes 2002-12-11

Jerez, Spain Wednesday December 11 2002 Dismal weather blights Yamaha Factory Team tests in Jerez. The Yamaha Factory Team will leave Jerez in Spain today after a disappointing three days of testing. Heavy and continuous downpours...

Mon 09 Dec 2002
Yamaha Factory Team Valencia test report

Yamaha Factory Team Valencia test report

Contented Yamaha Factory Team complete final day of testing at Valencia Yamaha Factory Team riders Carlos Checa and his new team-mate Marco Melandri completed a three day test at Valencia today. The factory team continued their hard work on the...

Tue 03 Dec 2002
Sebasti?n Porto signs with Honda for 2003

Sebasti?n Porto signs with Honda for 2003

The Argentinian driver Sebastián Porto, who competed in the 250cc Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MOTOGP), signed a contract with the team of the ex-driver Alberto Puig and will have one of the two factory Honda for 2003. The other ...

Sun 01 Dec 2002
Americans capture Race of Champions' Nations Cup

Americans capture Race of Champions' Nations Cup

Gran Canaria, Spain - NASCAR Winston Cup stars Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson teamed with 2002 World Superbike champion Colin Edwards to capture the Nation's Cup for the American team at this weekend's annual Michelin Race of Champions (ROC) here...

Wed 27 Nov 2002
U.S. team announced for Race of Champions Nations Cup

U.S. team announced for Race of Champions Nations Cup

U.S. joins eight countries for World Cup of Motorsport -- the 2002 Michelin Race of Champions Nations Cup. Team USA was among the first to announce involvement in this year's Michelin Race of Champions Nations Cup--the annual contest that...

Thu 07 Nov 2002
Report of the 250cc race in Valencia

Report of the 250cc race in Valencia

It wasn`t the best way of close a brilliant season. At least it wasn`t the way he deservered. The break of the crankshaft in the second lap of the Grand Prix ¨Comunidad Valenciana¨, last round of the year, left Sebastián Porto with a feeling of...

Mon 04 Nov 2002
Valence course par Michelin

Valence course par Michelin

Barros devant Rossi Grace à cette victoire, Michelin est invaincu cette saison Quelle superbe fin de saison pour Alex Barros (West Honda Pons RC211V-Michelin). Le Brésilien s'est assuré de la victoire au GP de Valence en passant la ligne avec...

Valencian GP: Michelin season finale race notes

Valencian GP: Michelin season finale race notes

Barros beats Rossi in season-closing thriller. Brazilian maintains Michelin's unbeaten MotoGP run and shatters race record by 65 seconds. Alex Barros (West Honda Pons RC211V-Michelin) ended the 2002 MotoGP season with a brilliant half-second ...

Valencian GP: Yamaha Team season finale results, final standings

Valencian GP: Yamaha Team season finale results, final standings

<pre> Valencia Grand Prix, Valencia, Spain Sunday 3 November 2002 RESULTS 1. Alex Barros (BRA) West HONDA Pons (RC211v) 47'22.404 2. Valentino Rossi (ITA) Repsol HONDA Team (RC211v) +0.230 3. MAX BIAGGI...

Valencian GP: Yamaha Team season finale race notes

Valencian GP: Yamaha Team season finale race notes

MARLBORO YAMAHA SECURE SECOND OVERALL Marlboro Yamaha Team YZR-M1 rider Max Biaggi finished a hard-ridden third in today's season-ending Marlboro Valencia Grand Prix to secure second overall in the inaugural four-stroke-based MotoGP World ...

125cc standings after Valencian GP

125cc standings after Valencian GP

<pre> 125cc Class World Championship Classification after Valencia Rider Nat Points 1 VINCENT Arnaud FRA 273 2 POGGIALI Manuel RSM 254 3 PEDROSA Daniel SPA 243 4 CECCHINELLO Lucio ...

Sun 03 Nov 2002
Valencian GP: Yamaha Team final qualifying notes

Valencian GP: Yamaha Team final qualifying notes

Marlboro Yamaha M1 scores fifth pole of the year. Marlboro Yamaha Team YZR-M1 rider Max Biaggi grabbed the final pole position of 2002 in masterful style at sun-baked Valencia this afternoon, outpacing his closest rival by more than three tenths...

Sat 02 Nov 2002
Valencian GP: Yamaha Team first qualifying notes

Valencian GP: Yamaha Team first qualifying notes

MARLBORO YAMAHA MEN SITTING PRETTY Marlboro Yamaha Team YZR-M1 riders Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa were on fine form in this afternoon's opening qualifier for the season-ending Marlboro Valencia GP, completing the session a close second and sixth...

Bossini Sterilgarda Racing Team 125cc di qualifica en Valenciana

Bossini Sterilgarda Racing Team 125cc di qualifica en Valenciana

Gran Premio Comunita' Valenciana Valencia 1 Novembre 2002 Prove 125CC Il motomondiale è giunto alla sua ultima gara, la sedicesima stagionale. E' il circuito di Valencia a ospitare il GP che deve assegnare il titolo della...

Tue 29 Oct 2002
Valencian GP: Michelin season finale preview

Valencian GP: Michelin season finale preview

Michelin aims for MotoGP clean sweep. This weekend Michelin aims to maintain its unbroken record in the new MotoGP World Championship -- bike racing's fastest and most demanding race series. The French company has totally dominated the ...

Michelin sommaire de Valence

Michelin sommaire de Valence

MICHELIN VISE LE CARTON PLEIN A VALENCE Michelin a tout gagné cette année. Une domination sans faille qui dure depuis déjà un moment puisque Michelin est resté invaincu pendant les trois dernières saisons du championnat 500. Un nouveau ...

Valencia GP: Yamaha Team season finale preview

Valencia GP: Yamaha Team season finale preview

MARLBORO YAMAHA MEN FACE CRUCIAL SEASON FINALE The first-ever four-stroke-based MotoGP World Championship draws to a close this weekend at Valencia, where Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa will be going flat out to finish the year with a third victory...

Thu 24 Oct 2002
250cc race in Australia report

250cc race in Australia report

The argentinian Sebastián Porto finished third in the fifteen round of the 250cc. World Championship disputed in the circuit of Phillip Island, Australia. This is the fifth podium for Porto in the last seven races. With this result the driver of...

Wed 23 Oct 2002
Vincent, Battaini risultati GP d'Australie

Vincent, Battaini risultati GP d'Australie

125 c.c. 4 posizione (13 punti) 250 c.c. 7 posizione (9 punti ) LA GARA Fiorenzo Caponera (Team Manager) 125 c.c. Una gara difficile quella disputata nelle lontane terre australiane da Arnaud Vin- cent. Un inizio difficile a causa di una ...

Australian GP: Vincent, Battaini race notes

Australian GP: Vincent, Battaini race notes

125 c.c. 4 posizione (13 punti) ­ 4 position (13 points) 250 c.c. 7 posizione (9 punti ) ­ 7 position (9 points) Fiorenzo Caponera (Team Manager) 125 c.c. "The G.P: of Australia for Arnaud Vincent she has been very difficult. In the ...

Vincent, Battaini posizione GP d'Australie

Vincent, Battaini posizione GP d'Australie

CLASSE 125 CC Arnaud Vincent: miglior tempo 1.38.889 ­ 2 posizione "Oggi sono stato fortunato. Il malessere che mi ha colpito nei giorni passati è pas- sato e durante il turno di prove ufficiali non ha piovuto. Queste due cose mi ...

Australian GP: Vincent, Battaini Saturday notes

Australian GP: Vincent, Battaini Saturday notes

CLASS 125cc Arnaud Vincent: best time 1.38.889 ­ 2 position "Today I have been fortunate. The illness that has struck me in the past days has passed and during the turn of official practices it has not rained. These two things have allowed...

Australian GP: Vincent, Battaini Friday notes

Australian GP: Vincent, Battaini Friday notes

Class 125cc Arnaud Vincent: best time 1.41.494 ­ 21 provisional position "Today really has not been possible for me to work. I am ill because a virus has struck me that has me very weakened and I don't succeed in being very concen- trated.

Vincent, Battaini posizione provvisoria GP d'Australie

Vincent, Battaini posizione provvisoria GP d'Australie

CLASSE 125 CC Arnaud Vincent: miglior tempo 1.41.494 ­ 21 posizione provvisoria "Oggi proprio non sono riuscito a lavorare. Sono stato colpito da un virus e sono molto debilitato e non riesco a concentrarmi molto sulla guida. Per questo...

Tue 22 Oct 2002
Michelin du course le GP d'Australie

Michelin du course le GP d'Australie

50e Victoire en GP pour Rossi. Rossi termine le GP d'Australie le plus rapide de l'histoire devant Barros. Valentino Rossi (Repsol Honda Team RC211V-Michelin) a maintenant gagné 50 fois en grand prix. Cette 50e est venue après un superbe duel...

Australian GP: Michelin race notes

Australian GP: Michelin race notes

Rossi beats Barros for 50th GP victory. Honda duo run away at front of the MotoGP pack in fastest-ever Australian Grand Prix. Valentino Rossi (Repsol Honda Team RC211V-Michelin) scored his 50th Grand Prix victory at Phillip Island this...

Australian GP: Yamaha Team race notes

Australian GP: Yamaha Team race notes

MARLBORO YAMAHA MEN TAKE POINTS ON ISLAND Marlboro Yamaha Team YZR-M1 riders Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa completed a difficult weekend at cold and windy Phillip Island with sixth- and 11th-place finishes in today's Australian Grand Prix, just a...

Class 125cc standings after Australia

Class 125cc standings after Australia

<pre> World Championship Classification Rider Nation Points 1 VINCENT Arnaud FRA 253 2 POGGIALI Manuel RSM 245 3 PEDROSA Daniel SPA 218 4 CECCHINELLO Lucio ITA 172 5 JENKNER Steve...

Australian GP: 125cc race results

Australian GP: 125cc race results

<pre> SKYY VODKA AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX 125cc Race Classification 20 4448 m. after 23 laps = 102.304 km Pos Rider Nation Team Motorcycle Total Time Km/h ...

Fontana Racing la gara GP d'Australia classe 125

Fontana Racing la gara GP d'Australia classe 125

Gara 125CC Sfortunata gara per Stefano Bianco, che dopo essere stato tamponato alla quarta curva è stato costretto al ritiro. Soddisfacente undicesimo posto per il compagno di squadra Andrea Ballerini, che ha disputato una gara più che ...

Sun 20 Oct 2002
Australian GP: Yamaha Team final qualifying notes

Australian GP: Yamaha Team final qualifying notes

STRANGE DAY FOR MARLBORO YAMAHA MEN Marlboro Yamaha Team YZR-M1 riders Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa had another difficult day at windswept Phillip Island today, qualifying eighth and 20th for tomorrow's Australian Grand Prix. The pair have ...

Australian GP: 125cc combined qualifying times

Australian GP: 125cc combined qualifying times

<pre> SKYY VODKA AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX 125cc Rider Nation Team MOTORCYCLE 1st Session 2nd Session Gap 2nd -1st 1 1 M.POGGIALI RSM Gilera Racing GILERA...

Fontana Racing secondo turno prove di qualifica Australia

Fontana Racing secondo turno prove di qualifica Australia

Gran Premio d'Australia Phillip Island 19 Ottobre 2002 PROVE 125CC Nonostante qualche goccia di pioggia abbia costretto i piloti ai box per i primi dieci minuti del secondo turno di prove ufficiali, Stefano Bianco è riuscito a migliorare il...