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Tue 13 Nov 2007
MMP 2008 schedule announced

MMP 2008 schedule announced

Miller Motorsports Park Announces 2008 Racing Schedule TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (November 12, 2007) -- As Miller Motorsports Park prepares to wave the checkered flag on the 2007 season, preparations are already well underway for 2008. The ...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Ten Kate Honda reveals 2008 dream team

Ten Kate Honda reveals 2008 dream team

Following weeks of speculation, HANNspree Ten Kate Honda is pleased to announce its full rider line-up for the 2008 World Superbike and Supersport Championships. The Netherlands-based team will run a three-man squad in the Superbike class to ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
Ducati tribute to Terblanche
AMA

Ducati tribute to Terblanche

Acclaimed motorcycle designer steps down as Director of Design for Ducati Motor Holding, Bologna, Italy. December 2007. * Tribute to Pierre Terblanche * By John M. Rossi Our sincere thanks to a friend and respected colleague, Pierre ...

Fri 28 Sep 2007
Capirossi takes Motegi, Stoner the championshipHeadline

Capirossi takes Motegi, Stoner the championship

It may have been the home race for MotoGP's Japanense manufacturers -- Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki, Kawasaki and Bridgestone -- but the Ducati Marlboro Team painted the Motegi circuit red, with Loris Capirossi taking the victory in the Japanese Grand ...

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...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Norifumi Abe dies in accident

Norifumi Abe dies in accident

About the Passing Away of Norifumi (Norick) Abe It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Norifumi (Norick) Abe (32) on October 7, 2007, following a traffic accident. Norick Abe, as he is fondly known by motorcycle race fans around...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Ducati Team Jerez test notes, day two

Ducati Team Jerez test notes, day two

STONER UNLUCKY AT JEREZ, MELANDRI HAPPY WITH HIS DAY Ducati Marlboro Team riders Casey Stoner and Marco Melandri continued testing at Jerez today but the team's day was marred by a crash involving Stoner. The World Champion fell heavily at ...

Mon 23 Jul 2007
US GP: Kawasaki Racing Team race report

US GP: Kawasaki Racing Team race report

KAWASAKI CELEBRATE A TOP TEN TRIPLE AT LAGUNA The Kawasaki Racing Team today saw all three of their riders come home in the top ten at the US Grand Prix at Laguna Seca. Randy de Puniet claimed 6th place, Anthony West 7th and wild card Roger Lee...

Thu 28 Jun 2007
TT Assen: Fiat Yamaha Team preview

TT Assen: Fiat Yamaha Team preview

European front continues for FIAT Yamaha Team at Assen Just days after safely negotiating the waters of a soaking wet Donington Park, the Fiat Yamaha Team continue their adventures this week with a trip across the North Sea to Holland, in ...

Fri 23 Mar 2007
Team Roberts announce partnership

Team Roberts announce partnership

Team Roberts brings Las Vegas to MotoGP! In a unique all-American collaboration, Kenny Roberts, Sr. and Team Roberts has joined forces with F1 MAX-X and MGM's Treasure Island Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas to increase the popularity of MotoGP in ...

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 ...

Thu 18 Oct 2007
Le Mans circuit 2008 schedule
DTM

Le Mans circuit 2008 schedule

The Automobile Club de l'Ouest is hard at work preparing the 2008 season with what promises to be an exceptional action-packed programme. Note the dates: 29th & 30th MARCH FRENCH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP This is the start of the motorbike season...

Fri 23 Mar 2007
Spanish GP: Fiat Yamaha Team Friday notes

Spanish GP: Fiat Yamaha Team Friday notes

ROSSI AND EDWARDS LOOK FOR GRIP AT CHILLY JEREZ The first European race of the season got off to a slightly shaky start for Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards today, with the Fiat Yamaha Team riders struggling for rear grip at the Andalucian ...

Wed 13 Jun 2007
Breil Milano, Ducati renew partnership

Breil Milano, Ducati renew partnership

BREIL MILANO & DUCATI CORSE JOIN FORCES AGAIN UNTIL 2009 Breil Milano and Ducati have renewed their partnership. The Binda brand of watches and jewellery will be racing with the Ducati Corse team in the Superbike and MotoGP championships until...

Tue 28 Aug 2007
Motorcycling Australia names event wildcards

Motorcycling Australia names event wildcards

MA announces MotoGP Wildcards Motorcycling Australia has named three riders to be granted Wildcard entry into the 2007 Australian 125cc MotoGP to be held at Phillip Island. Blake Leigh-Smith, Glenn Scott and Rhys Moller, pending FIM ...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Alstare Suzuki Qatar test notes, day two

Alstare Suzuki Qatar test notes, day two

FONSI LEARNING, YUKI TESTING. It was another day of hard graft for Team Alstare Suzuki riders Fonsi Nieto and Yukio Kagayama in Qatar today. Conditions at the Losail circuit were better today because the wind was not as strong and there wasn't...

Mon 01 Oct 2007
WSS: Yamaha Vallelunga race notes

WSS: Yamaha Vallelunga race notes

Tough Day at Vallelunga for Yamaha Parkes claimed fourth place in today's Supersport race at Vallelunga despite a weekend of set-up challenges. Tommy Hill had an unlucky crash on the first lap of the race which ended his hopes for the ...

Fri 23 Mar 2007
Spanish GP: Konica Minolta Honda Friday notes

Spanish GP: Konica Minolta Honda Friday notes

Konica Minolta Honda confident of qualifying comeback Konica Minolta Honda finished in a lowly 17th place in an admittedly close-fought opening practice session for the second race of the 2007 MotoGP season. Konica Minolta Honda rider...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Miller Motorsports Park receives track inspection
AMA

Miller Motorsports Park receives track inspection

Zemke, Kizer Conduct AMA Track Inspection at Miller Motorsports Park TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (December 10, 2007) -- AMA Pro Racing sent former Daytona 200 winner Jake Zemke and AMA Road Race Series Director Keith Kizer to Miller Motorsports Park...

Wed 25 Jul 2007
US GP: Repsol Honda race report

US GP: Repsol Honda race report

DANI PEDROSA FIFTH AND NICKY HAYDEN RETIRES FROM THE AMERICAN GP The local hero Nicky Hayden, retired after being involved in an incident with another rider on the first lap. The American GP weekend did not finish well for the two Repsol ...

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 14 Oct 2007
Australian GP: Rizla Suzuki race report

Australian GP: Rizla Suzuki race report

Rizla Suzuki scores stunning top-eight finishes after tough weekend down under Rizla Suzuki MotoGP racers John Hopkins and Chris Vermeulen produced two fantastic race performances at the Australian Grand Prix today, to leave Phillip Island...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda race report

Magny-Cours: Ten Kate Honda race report

Double tops for HANNspree Ten Kate Honda An astonishing display of true grit and determination enabled British rider James Toseland to secure his second World Superbike Championship title - and the first ever for HANNspree Ten Kate Honda. The...

2007 Final standings

2007 Final standings

@>Riders' Championship: Pos Rider Points --- ------------------------- ---------- 1. J. Toseland 415 2. N. Haga 413 3. M. Biaggi 397 4. T. Bayliss...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Brands Hatch: Yamaha Racing Friday notes

Brands Hatch: Yamaha Racing Friday notes

Yamaha Third and Sixth on Day One at Brands The Yamaha Motor Italia WSB Team had a solid start to this weekend's race at Brands Hatch in the UK with Corser finishing third and Haga sixth in qualifying. Both riders focused on finding the right ...

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Brands Hatch Friday notes

WSS: Ten Kate Honda Brands Hatch Friday notes

HANNspree Ten Kate Honda dominates first day qualifying The British sun made a rare appearance for round ten of the 2007 World Supersport Championship at Brands Hatch today. The first day of qualifying ended successfully for HANNspree Ten...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
2007 MotoGP provisional schedule

2007 MotoGP provisional schedule

Date Grand Prix Track --------------- --------------- ----------------- March 10** Qatar Losail March 25 Spain Jerez April 22 Turkey Istanbul May 6 China ...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Yamaha Qatar test summary

Yamaha Qatar test summary

Corser and Haga on Competitive Testing Package Noriyuki Haga and Troy Corser have secured encouraging lap and race simulation times during a three day test at the 5.380km Losail circuit in the deserts of Qatar by finishing second and third ...

Sun 18 Nov 2007
Rizla Suzuki Sepang test summary

Rizla Suzuki Sepang test summary

Successful Sepang test for Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Rizla Suzuki MotoGP has completed its second 2008 pre-season test at Sepang in Malaysia today with satisfying results that Suzuki and the team believes it can build upon in the coming ...

Sun 28 Oct 2007
Malaysian GP: Bridgestone race report

Malaysian GP: Bridgestone race report

Stoner and Melandri take Bridgestone 1-2 in Sepang Casey Stoner rode his Ducati superbly to victory in this afternoon's Malaysian Grand Prix to register his tenth win of the season, the twelfth in total by a rider on Bridgestone tyres ...

Tue 11 Sep 2007
Standings after Lausitz

Standings after Lausitz

@>Riders' Championship: Pos Rider Points --- ------------------------- ---------- 1. J. Toseland 375 2. N. Haga 334 3. M. Biaggi 322 4. T. Bayliss...

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 ...

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 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 28 May 2007
WSS: Yamaha Racing Silverstone race notes

WSS: Yamaha Racing Silverstone race notes

West gives Yamaha their first Supersport race win of the season Freezing temperatures and heavy rain was not enough to put Anthony West off from taking his first race win for Yamaha today at Silverstone. In a dramatic race for the Yamaha World...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Ducati Xerox Team Qatar test notes, day one

Ducati Xerox Team Qatar test notes, day one

WINTER TESTING GETS UNDERWAY FOR DUCATI XEROX TEAM WITH BAYLISS, NEW SIGNING FABRIZIO AND 1098 F08 Almost two months after the end of the 2007 World Superbike season, winter testing got underway for the Ducati Xerox Team at the Losail circuit in...