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Sat 07 Oct 2000
Braziliam GP Team Repsol YPF official practice

Braziliam GP Team Repsol YPF official practice

Official Practice ­ Jacarepaguá, 6th of October, 2000 OKADA IN SECOND ROW, GIBERNAU AND CRIVILLÉ IN THIRD Okada had a good day of practice and left the Rio circuit feeling confident. Today, he turned that confidence into a second row ...

Brazilian GP MTY first qualifying

Brazilian GP MTY first qualifying

MARLBORO YAMAHA ON THE PACE Today's first qualifying session proved a day of mixed fortunes for Marlboro Yamaha Team duo Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa, who qualified second and 12th respectively. In sultry conditions where rain showers constantly ...

Brazilian GP YPF Honda first qualifying

Brazilian GP YPF Honda first qualifying

Gibernau has qualified 7th for the first day of practice in Rio. Brazilian weather was as unpredictable as ever today, with rain replacing sunshine half-way through the morning practice. Okada took the 2nd fastest spot in the Repsol YPF Honda...

Wed 04 Oct 2000
Rio GP MYT preview

Rio GP MYT preview

AROUND THE WORLD IN 22 DAYS The Marlboro Yamaha Team flies south to Brazil this week, confident of a high-powered outing at the Rio Grand Prix, the first of three globetrotting GPs outside Europe. After storming rides from Max Biaggi and Carlos...

Thu 28 Sep 2000
Brazilian GP Repsol YPF Honda preview

Brazilian GP Repsol YPF Honda preview

The Brazilian Grand Prix holds some very special memories for the Repsol YPF Honda team and it¹s World Champion Alex Crivillé. Last year, it was here that Crivillé took his first 500cc crown when he finished the race in sixth position....

Brazilian GP Repsol YPF Honda preview

Brazilian GP Repsol YPF Honda preview

BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX - RIO ROUND 14: 5th to 7th of October, 2000 The Brazilian Grand Prix holds some very special memories for the Repsol YPF Honda team and it's World Champion Alex Crivillé. Last year, it was here that Crivillé took his...

Tue 26 Sep 2000
Brazilian GP le preview

Brazilian GP le preview

Championnat du monde de Vitesse Moto 500cm3 14e manche : Grand Prix de Rio Jacarepaguá - Les 5, 6 et 7 octobre 2000 Le fils du "Roi Kenny" prêt à être sacré Le Grand Prix de Rio se courra ce week-end sur le circuit de ...

Thu 21 Sep 2000
Brazilian GP Michelin preview

Brazilian GP Michelin preview

MotoGP 500 World Championship Round fourteen: Brazilian Grand Prix Rio - Jacarepaguá, October 5/6/7 2000 Son of the King ready for his crown This weekend's Rio Grand Prix begins the final phase of this year's 500 World Championship, and ...

MYT  Valencia test

MYT Valencia test

MARLBORO YAMAHA TEAM TESTS Valencia, Spain. Tuesday/Wednesday September 19/20 2000 Marlboro Yamaha Team riders Carlos Checa and Max Biaggi completed their final test session of the year in Spain this week, putting them in super-confident mood...

Sun 17 Sep 2000
Valencia GP Michelin race report

Valencia GP Michelin race report

The amazing Garry McCoy (Red Bull Yamaha WCM-Michelin) won his second successive 500 GP victory at sweltering Valencia today, leaving the pack well behind, just as he did in Portugal two weeks ago. The little Australian's third 500 win ended a ...

Vlaencia GP Repsol YPF Honda race report

Vlaencia GP Repsol YPF Honda race report

Race day ­ Cheste, 17th of September, 2000 CRIVILLÉ CRASHES OUT CHARGING HARD, GIBERNAU 8TH AND OKADA 9TH Sete Gibernau gave the Repsol YPF Honda team its best result today by taking 8th place, just ahead of his team-mate Tadayuki Okada....

MYT Valencia GP race report

MYT Valencia GP race report

Marlboro Yamaha Team duo Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa played an entertaining role in this afternoon's action-packed Marlboro Grand Prix of Valencia, battling bravely for podium finishes. The pair ended the grueling race, run in scorching 30-degree...

Team Repsol YPF Honda without Sete Gibernau in 2001

Team Repsol YPF Honda without Sete Gibernau in 2001

"For the next season I've decided to join Telefónica Movistar Suzuki Team. I would like to thank Repsol YPF Honda for the confidence shown and support given to me for the past three years. I know I wouldn't have consolidated my career as a 500cc...

Valenci GP Repsol YPF Honda second qualifying practice

Valenci GP Repsol YPF Honda second qualifying practice

Thanks to a valiant last-lap effort, Sete Gibernau pushed himself to the top of the third row for the Valencia Grand Prix. Qualifying was extremely close today, with Gibernau only half a second down on the pole time. World champion Alex Criville...

Valencia GP MYT final qualifying report

Valencia GP MYT final qualifying report

Marlboro Yamaha Team duo Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa battled through withering heat this afternoon to put their YZR500s second and sixth on the grid for tomorrow's Valencia GP, round 13 of the 2000 season. Both men and their crews were delighted...

Sat 16 Sep 2000
Valenciana GP YPF Honda qualifying practice one

Valenciana GP YPF Honda qualifying practice one

Repsol YPF Honda riders Alex Crivillé and Sete Gibernau are out to win this week-end, for the last European Grand Prix of the season. They will both be racing at home, in front of a great many Spanish fans who will all be hoping for a Spanish ...

Comunidad Valencia GP Repsol YPF Honda preview

Comunidad Valencia GP Repsol YPF Honda preview

COMUNIDAD VALENCIANA GRAND PRIX - CHESTE ROUND 13: 15th to 17th of September, 2000 REPSOL YPF HONDA LOOKING TO LEAVE EUROPE ON A HIGH This week-end¹s Grand Prix will be the last in Europe this season. After Valencia, it¹s back to the ...

Fri 15 Sep 2000
GP of Valencia MYT first qualifying

GP of Valencia MYT first qualifying

Stifling heat dominated day one of the Marlboro Grand Prix of Valencia today, with track temperatures reaching 45 degrees and Marlboro Yamaha Team men Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa running fifth and 13th quickest. Similar conditions are forecast...

Tue 12 Sep 2000
MYT Valenica GP preview

MYT Valenica GP preview

Grand Prix racing completes its European tour of duty at Valencia this weekend before moving into its final phase of three globetrotting 'flyaway' races during October. The Marlboro Grand Prix of Valencia is therefore a crucial moment in this...

Sat 09 Sep 2000
Team Repsol YPF Honda testing at the Circuit de Catalunya

Team Repsol YPF Honda testing at the Circuit de Catalunya

"CIRCUIT DE CATALUNYA" ,7 to 8th of September, 2000 TEAM REPSOL YPF HONDA: POSITIVE TESTING FOR 2001 On the second day of the 2-day test held at the Catalunya circuit, Alex Crivillé has been satisfied with his results. The ¹99 500cc world ...

Fri 08 Sep 2000
Valence 15-17 Septembre 2000

Valence 15-17 Septembre 2000

Championnat du monde de Vitesse Moto (500cm3) 13e manche : Grand Prix d'Espagne Valence - Les 15, 16 et 17 septembre 2000 Explication au sommet entre Roberts et Rossi L'intensité du Championnat du monde en 500 cm3 va encore monter d'un cran...

Valencia Michelin preview

Valencia Michelin preview

MotoGP 500 World Championship Round thirteen: Spanish Grand Prix Valencia, September 15/16/17 2000 Roberts & Rossi duke it out in Spain The 500 World Championship takes another step towards its climax at Valencia this weekend, with the title...

Mon 04 Sep 2000
Portuguese GP Michelin race report

Portuguese GP Michelin race report

2000 MotoGP 500 World Championship, round 12 PORTUGUESE GRAND PRIX, ESTORIL Race Day, Sunday September 3, 2000 MICHELIN'S 16.5in REAR THE POPULAR CHOICE AS McCOY WINS AGAIN Demon-riding Australian Garry McCoy (Red Bull Yamaha ...

Sun 03 Sep 2000
MYT Portuguese GP report

MYT Portuguese GP report

Marlboro Yamaha Team duo Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa battled to fourth and 12th-place finishes in treacherous windy conditions at Estoril today. Confident of good results after strong showings in qualifying, the pair were disappointed with their...

Portuguese GP Repsol YPF Honda race report

Portuguese GP Repsol YPF Honda race report

World champion Alex Crivillé gave the Repsol YPF Honda team it's best result of the day with sixth place, but his team-mate Sete Gibernau came very close to scoring his first podium of the year. Gibernau led the early laps and was later in third...

Honda state of the season report

Honda state of the season report

MR. IKENOYA'S INTRODUCTION TEAM IN THE 2000 SEASON Because of the lack of testing and the bad physical condition of the riders, we had a few problems with the 500 NSR Honda at the beginning of the season. We tried to improve the horsepower, ...

Sat 02 Sep 2000
Portuguese GP Repsol YPF Honnda qualifying

Portuguese GP Repsol YPF Honnda qualifying

Tadayuki Okada is optimistic for tomorrow's Portuguese Grand Prix after qualifying sixth this afternoon. Okada was up to provisional pole at one point in the second qualifying practice, but slipped back as other riders made better use of their ...

Portuguese GP MTY qualifying

Portuguese GP MTY qualifying

Marlboro Yamaha Team duo Max Biaggi and Carlos ended this afternoon's thrilling final qualifying session at Estoril fifth and eighth on the grid. The pair played a major part in the entertainment and were amongst seven different riders taking...

Fri 01 Sep 2000
Portuguese GP qualifying practice one

Portuguese GP qualifying practice one

After a promising Czech Republic Grand Prix, Repsol YPF Honda¹s three riders were once again regular top runners in the first qualifying practice session for the Portuguese Grand Prix. Tadayuki Okada just missed out on the provisional front row...

Portuguese GP MTY qualifying one

Portuguese GP MTY qualifying one

Blustery, high-speed winds dominated the first-ever MotoGP qualifying session at Estoril this afternoon, with Marlboro Yamaha Team duo Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa riding conservatively to tenth and 13th places on the provisional grid. In a ...

Wed 30 Aug 2000
Marlboro Yamaha Portuguese GP preview

Marlboro Yamaha Portuguese GP preview

The first World Championship of the 21st century moves into its final third this weekend, with the battle for the premier 500 crown intensifying into a three-way fight. Just four races remain after Sunday's Marlboro Portuguese GP, so the event...

Tue 29 Aug 2000
Portuguese  GP Repsol YPF Honda preview

Portuguese GP Repsol YPF Honda preview

PORTUGUESE GRAND PRIX - ESTORIL ROUND 12: 1st to 3rd of September, 2000 As the 2000 motorcycle World Championship moves into it¹s final period, with only two European races left including this week-end¹s event at Estoril, the Repsol YPF Honda...

Thu 24 Aug 2000
Marlboro Yamaha  tests Brno

Marlboro Yamaha tests Brno

Marlboro Yamaha Team duo Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa head south to Portugal next week following another invaluable mid-season test session. After Biaggi's runaway victory in last Sunday's Czech GP, the team stayed on for a two-day outing at Brno,...

Portuguese GP Michelin preview

Portuguese GP Michelin preview

Round twelve: Portuguese Grand Prix Estoril, September 1/2/3 2000 Grand Prix racing takes a step into the unknown at Estoril this weekend, the only "new" circuit on the 2000 World Championship calendar. The Portuguese GP therefore presents a ...

Mon 21 Aug 2000
Czech GP Michelin race report

Czech GP Michelin race report

2000 MotoGP 500 World Championship, round 11 CZECH GRAND PRIX, BRNO Race Day, Sunday August 20 2000 EMPEROR MAX RULES AT BRNO Max Biaggi (Marlboro Yamaha Team-Michelin) rode to a masterful victory at sweltering Brno this afternoon, dominating...

Czech GP Marlboro Yamaha back at the top

Czech GP Marlboro Yamaha back at the top

CZECH GRAND PRIX, BRNO Race Day, Sunday August 20 2000 Marlboro Yamaha Team duo Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa had a contrasting day at Brno. Biaggi scored one of the most emphatic wins of the year while Checa struggled manfully to make the best of...