Sete Gibernau placed his RC211V 2005 Honda at the top of the time-sheets during the second Sepang test of 2005. Gibernau did not break any lap records, nor set the world ablaze like Loris Capirossi did at the last test, but at this first day of ...
GAULOISES YAMAHA TEAM READY FOR SEASON FINALE AT VALENCIA
The MotoGP World Championship takes its traditional curtain call at
Valencia next weekend in the final round of what has been an
unforgettable season for the Gauloises Yamaha Team. With...
After finishing second in today's Malaysian Grand Prix and clinching his
fifth successive MotoGP title, his second for Yamaha, Gauloises Yamaha
Team rider Valentino Rossi commented on his title victory:
"I am very happy with this championship. I...
Rain or shine, Valentino Rossi has been unbeatable just about any time that
he has climbed on his Yamaha in this year's MotoGP championship, and that
was the case again in the rain today, at the British GP at Donington Park.
MotoGP's young guns Marco Melandri (Telefonica Movistar Honda
RC211V-Michelin) and Nicky Hayden (Repsol Honda Team RC211V-Michelin)
fought out a tense duel in today's season-ending Valencia Grand Prix.
The pair made the 30-lap all their own, ...
VALENCIA - AN ASYMMETRIC CHALLENGE FOR MICHELIN
Final race of 2005 MotoGP season is a special challenge for MotoGP tyre designers
The longest, fastest and toughest MotoGP season comes to a close at
ROSSI RETURNS TO DOMINANT FORM DOWN UNDER
Gauloises Yamaha Team rider Valentino Rossi continued his love affair
with Phillip Island on the opening day of the Australian Grand Prix as he
dominated today's first free practice sessions in warm ...
HAYDEN AUTOGRAPHED BANNERS TO BENEFIT INJURED RIDER
MONTEREY, Calif. (September 15, 2005) -- Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
is offering motorcycle fans an opportunity to own a unique piece of
history while at the same time donating to a great ...
Michelin comes to Germany this weekend aiming to maintain its MotoGP
dominance before the sport's four-week midseason recess. The French tyre
brand has won all nine GPs so far this year, with its riders currently
occupying the top seven positions...
GAULOISES YAMAHA TAKE PODIUM DOUBLE AS ROSSI WINS AT LE MANS
Gauloises Yamaha Team rider Valentino Rossi extended his lead at the top
of the MotoGP World Championship with a victory from pole position at the
French Grand Prix this afternoon. The...
According to MotoGP reporter, Toby Hirst, HRC has severed its ties with five-time World Champion, Mick Doohan.
Doohan's title between 2000 and 2004 was of HRC Manager. Doohan's main duty was that of advisor to the Respsol-HRC riders. Under his...
Kurtis Roberts, son of legend King Kenny Roberts, will not return to MotoGP in 2005. Instead he's
returning to his roots, AMA racing and Erion.
Roberts will ride in the AMA SBK series using an Erion-Honda CBR1000RR SuperBike.
Spaniard rider Sete Gibernau will switch from the Honda Movistar team
to Ducati Marlboro in MotoGP competition next year the Italian team
announced on Monday.
"I'm delighted to welcome Sete. We think Sete is one of the strongest
guys in MotoGP.
Marco Melandri today scored his maiden MotoGP victory, as he took
first place in the Grand Prix of Turkey, held at Istanbul Park Circuit.
2005 champion Valentino Rossi and Nicky Hayden completed the podium.
Marco Melandri leads the ...
GAULOISES YAMAHA RIDERS SET PACE AT GLOOMY DONINGTON
Gauloises Yamaha Team riders Colin Edwards and Valentino Rossi set the
pace on the opening day of the British Grand Prix under damp grey skies
at Donington Park today. Edwards...
Gauloises Yamaha Team Test
Monday 13th June 2005
RAIN HALTS GAULOISES YAMAHA TEAM TEST IN BARCELONA
Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards cut short their planned one-day test
today, as the good weather from the weekend finally...
ROSSI IS THE MAN AT LE MANS
World Champion beats Gibernau by a fraction in enthralling French GP
encounter Valentino Rossi (Gauloises Yamaha Team YZR-M1-Michelin) and
Sete Gibernau (Movistar Honda MotoGP-Michelin) fought another thrilling
Current 4-time MotoGP World Champion, Valentino Rossi, sent a clear
message to his rivals by setting pole position for tomorrow's
opening-round in Jerez, Spain.
The message was loud and clear; almost a full half-second faster than
his bitter ...
ROSSI TAKES FIFTH POLE OF THE SEASON AT 'HOME' CIRCUIT
Gauloises Yamaha Team rider Valentino Rossi will start tomorrow's
British Grand Prix from the front of the MotoGP grid after clocking his
fifth pole position of the season in this ...
GAULOISES YAMAHA PAIR TAKE FRONT TWO GRID SLOTS AT LE MANS
Gauloises Yamaha Team riders Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards took the
front two positions on the starting grid for the French Grand Prix in a
grand finale to today's qualifying session.
ROSSI IS REIGNING CHAMP IN CHINA
World Champion Rossi wins Michelin's 325th victory in soaking Shanghai
GP Reigning World Champion Valentino Rossi (Gauloises Yamaha Team
YZR-M1-Michelin) was the rain master at Shanghai today, scoring
Ducati Corse announced today their Desmosedici GP5 MotoGP motorcycle will be an evolution rather than a revolution.
Ducati Corse's CEO, Claudio Domenicali, explained, "we learnt from the mistakes we made last year, when we arrived at the first...
MICHELIN AIMS TO REPEAT TURKISH F1 DELIGHT
After dominating August's Turkish F1 race, Michelin aim for a repeat on two wheels
Michelin goes into the inaugural Turkish motorcycle Grand Prix aiming to score ...
WEATHER INTERRUPTS RACE PREPARATIONS AT SEPANG
High temperatures, intense humidity and an inopportune spell of afternoon
rain gave an ominous sign of things to come at the Malaysian Motorcycle
Grand Prix as Gauloises Yamaha...
GAULOISES YAMAHA TEAM HEADS EAST FOR FIRST TITLE SHOT AT MOTEGI
Gauloises Yamaha Team rider Valentino Rossi has his first chance to
secure the 2005 MotoGP World Championship title next weekend, as the
series heads east to the Twin Ring Motegi ...
ROSSI BACK ON HIS BIKE IN SEPANG AS EDWARDS MAKES STEPS FORWARD
Gauloises Yamaha Team rider Valentino Rossi was sufficiently recovered to
continue testing in Sepang today, after missing the middle day of this
three-day test yesterday due to a ...
Aprilia`s rider Casey Stoner claimed today his first victory in the second
round of the 250 cc. Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) that
took place at Estoril circuit of Portugal. The podium places where completed
MICHELIN RIDERS BEAT CONDITIONS
first race win since 2002 season Fast starting Michelin riders able to
keep good pace despite rain
After the 28-lap Portuguese Grand Prix
Alex Barros (Honda Camel Pons RC211V-Michelin), the ...