"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...
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...
Just days before Christmas, Yamaha Racing announced that its works MotoGP
team would no longer be sponsored by Gauloises in the 2006 season, in spite
of the team's existing contract with Altadis, the owner of the Gauloises
and Fortuna cigarette ...
Marco Melandri got the mix just right in the dry-wet-drying Australian
GP, the 14th round of the 2005 FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand
Prix (MotoGP). Stealing the lead from Sete Giberneau with ease just
past the halfway mark, Melandri ...
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 ...
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 ...
In a dramatic fashion, Nicky Hayden today became the new world champion,
finishing in third place on his Repsol Honda, helped by Valentino
Rossi's thirteenth place -- due to a fall in the fourth lap of the
"Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana".
RED BULL SIX WHEELER AT VALENCIA WITH HOPKINS AND LIUZZI
The Formula 1 World Championship ended over a week ago and the MotoGP series
finished on Sunday, so what would MotoGP star John Hopkins and F1 racer Tonio Liuzzi
do for a bit of...
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...
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 ...
CARDOSO IN THE POINTS, REGRETS FOR SILVA
After some heavy rain in the morning, the sun came back shining on time for
the races of the three categories, on the circuit of Donington Park,
England. With his 15th position, Jose Luis Cardoso...
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.
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,
His rival in the...
FRANCO MORBIDELLI YOUNG PROMISING RIDER FOR THE FUTURE OF PRAMAC D'ANTIN
His name is Franco Morbidelli, he will be 12 years-old in December. He's
part of a new project of Pramac D'Antin MotoGP Team. Paolo Campinoti
and Luis d'Antin...
DEBUT ON THE TURKISH TRACK FOR THE PRAMAC D'ANTIN MOTOGP RIDERS
Good weather conditions, despite some wind, during the first free
practice day in Turkey. The two Pramac d'Antin MotoGP riders discovered
the Istanbul Park Circuit this Friday, a ...
YAMAHA FACTORY RACING AND CAMEL END THEIR MOTOGP PARTNERSHIP
Following Camel's recent announcement, Yamaha Factory Racing would
like to express its thanks to Camel and Japan Tobacco International for
their partnership and support over the...
Loris Capirossi knows and loves Motegi, and there was no denying
him a victory in the Japanese Grand Prix today. The Ducati rider
followed up last year's maiden victory for the team with a convincing
flag-to-flag win, his third victory of the year...
MELANDRI & MICHELIN WIN WET 'N' DRY ISLAND GP
Marco Melandri (Fortuna Honda RC211V-Michelin) won Michelin's 350th premier-class victory
in ever-changing conditions at Phillip Island this afternoon to put himself back in the hunt for
PRAMAC AND D'ANTIN CONFIRMATION AGREEMENT FOR NEXT SEASON IN THE MOTOGP
The main men behind the Pramac D'Antin bond, Paolo Campinoti and Luis
D'Antin have recently signed an important agreement which will see the
Yamaha has finalized its plans for round five of the 2006 Endurance
World Championship, the Suzuka 8-hour race held at the Japanese circuit
on 30 July.
A three-team entry will be headed by the YAMAHA BLUE RACING team, which
will feature riders...
MICHELIN ALL SET FOR FASTEST-EVER MotoGP SEASON
The 2006 MotoGP World Championship will be a season to remember - the last year of 990cc MotoGP bikes before
power outputs are reduced by a switch to 800cc engines. During the 17-race...
LOCAL HERO ROSSI WINS AGAIN, HAYDEN SHARES POINTS LEAD
Valentino Rossi (Camel Yamaha Team YZR-M1-Michelin) secured a crucial victory in sensational
style at Mugello this afternoon, winning a titanic battle with Loris Capirossi (Ducati Marlboro...
MICHELIN READY FOR MotoGP's DESERT RACE
Michelin's MotoGP crew travels to Qatar for round two of the 2006
MotoGP World Championship aiming for its first victory. At Losail all
eyes will be on Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team...
SPECIAL CHALLENGE FOR MICHELIN AT LAGUNA
This weekend's United States Grand Prix presents an extra-special
challenge for Michelin's MotoGP team. Laguna Seca was resurfaced just
a few weeks ago, so Michelin goes into this event 'blind', creating...
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...
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 ...
CAMEL YAMAHA TEAM TEST
Tuesday, January 24th 2006
Ambient temperature: 29.2 degrees
Track temperature: 43 degrees
RAIN CUTS SHORT SECOND DAY OF TESTING IN SEPANG
Camel Yamaha Team riders Valentino Rossi and...
Vermeulen Takes Debut Podium In Chaotic Home GP
Chris Vermeulen finished this afternoon's chaotic Australian GP in
second place after a rain shower in the early stages of the race forced
all riders to pit for their spare bikes equipped with full...
ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT QUALIFYING TYRES
Michelin's motorcycle racing director Nicolas Goubert reveals the secrets behind Michelin's
MotoGP qualifying tyres
What is the difference between Michelin race tyres and ...
ROBERTS FAST AGAIN ON FIRST DAY AT SEPANG
Sepang, Malaysia - September 8, 2006: Two-times Malaysian GP winner Kenny
Roberts Junior posted third-fastest time in today's free practice for
Sunday's Malaysian GP, putting himself on target for a...
ALEX HOFMANN AND JOSE LUIS CARDOSO FOR THE FIRST TIME IN CHINA
This weekend, the Pramac d'Antin MotoGP Team will be in China for the fourth
race of the 2006 MotoGP World Championship, at the Shanghai International
Circuit. It will be the second...
Day 1: Bad weather hinders MotoGP testing in Jerez The last MotoGP test
of the season got underway at the Andalucian circuit of Jerez today,
with unexpectedly cold temperatures delaying the start of activity until
late morning for the Yamaha duo...
The dawn of a new era for Rizla Suzuki MotoGP
Rizla Suzuki MotoGP began using its brand new 800cc MotoGP engine for the
first time today and was quickly on the pace, as both racers posted times
faster than their best from Sunday's final 990cc...