Rossi and Checa Begin Their Grand Tour of The East
Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha Team riders Valentino Rossi and Carlos Checa,
leading forces in the ever-growing MotoGP circus, now leave the European
arena behind in their quest for their next haul of...
24th July 2004 - Donington, UK: Shell Advance L6441 helps the Ducati MotoGP
team to 3rd and 4th
The Ducati MotoGP team has had their most successful qualifying session of
the year, helped all the way by the new Shell Advance lubricant ...
Like many predicted at the beginning of the year, it looks like the 2004
MotoGP season is going to be one of the most competitive of all time.
And to make it even more interesting, Americans, Colin Edwards and Nicky
Hayden are leading the...
There is no question who the leader of motorcycle road racing is:
Valentino Rossi. Rossi's future challenger for this crown is Spanish sensation and
125cc and 250cc World Champion, Dani Pedrosa. A few years ago, Rossi
moved from his...
Rossi and Checa On Jerez Provisional Front Row
A blistering end to the first session of qualifying at the Spanish Grand
Prix in Jerez today delivered a perfect result for the Gauloises Fortuna
Yamaha rider and reigning World Champion...
With Sete Giberneau on pole position, bright sunny skies and a temperature of 75
degrees Fahrenheit, the weather could not have been better at the Le Mans
circuit in France.
Le Mans, in the Bugatti configuration, is not a very technical track;...
Rossi and Checa Aiming to Make Their Mark at Historic Assen
With MotoGP race wins at Welkom, Mugello and now Catalunya notched up by
Valentino Rossi, and with the podium scaled by his team-mate Carlos Checa
at Le Mans, the Gauloises Fortuna...
Rossi on Top Again as Yamaha Rules in Catalunya
Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha rider and reigning World Champion Valentino
Rossi won his second consecutive Grand Prix in Catalunya today, leading a
charge of three Yamahas into the top four places.
Rossi fastest in Barcelona Test to win BMW Z4 2.2i
Italy's Valentino Rossi sped to a terrific first position during a
special 40 minute MotoGP 2004 test session this afternoon at the
Circuit de Catalunya, and the keys to a brand new BMW Z4 2.2i...
Fall brigs us the end of a season and prepares us for a fresh start. Leaves fall off trees, much like MotoGP riders fall off teams.
Of the top men in MotoGP, only four are certain about their whereabouts; Valentino Rossi, Loris Capirossi, Colin...
French Grand Prix
Le Mans, France
May 14, 15, 16, 2004
Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha Riders Look Forward To Classic Contest
With two rounds of the MotoGP Championship completed, the Gauloises
Fortuna Yamaha Team enters the French GP at Le Mans...
MotoGP's First Winning Bike on Show at Michelin
Honda Racing Corporation today made available to Michelin the motorcycle which made history by winning the very first race in the MotoGP World Championship, ridden by Valentino Rossi. The Honda ...
Dry races at Assen are some of the best races we have the privilege to
watch, but they are too far in between due to local weather. Wishing for
a stronger American performance, morning warm-up gave us hope as Colin
Edwards and Nicky Hayden were...
Nicky Hayden is on his way to attaining his first ever MotoGP pole
position at the British GP, at Donnington Park. The young American made
his intentions known even during morning practice, shadowing reigning
world champion Valentino...
Rossi Takes World Title With Win Number Eight in Australia
Valentino Rossi (Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha) secured the 2004 Riders'
Championship today at Phillip Island after winning an intense 27-lap
battle with his main championship rival Sete ...
Sete Gibernau crawled himself back into the championship hunt of his first MotoGP World Championship title at the Losail circuit in Qatar. The Spaniard not only won Saturday's GP, but also cut 2/3 of his championship-points deficit to Valentino ...
Sepang, Malaysia -- Monday, 22 November, 2004 -- Yamaha rider Valentino
Rossi and his 2005 team-mate Colin Edwards began a three-day test in Sepang,
Malaysia today, continuing the work they began in Valencia earlier this
month. Rossi tested both...
Ducati has confirmed the rumors of the Italian MotoGP outfit running
on Japanese tires in 2005. In its maiden year, Ducati shocked the
MotoGP paddock by taking its first-ever MotoGP win in only its sixth
appearance. By its second year, though, ...
Rossi Receives First MotoGP Trophy During Washout Day in Barcelona
Day two of the official MotoGP IRTA Tests at the Montmelo circuit near
Barcelona proved a frustrating washout as the rain, which halted activity
yesterday, continued throughout...