Filters 2006

Sort by:

News:

Posted in:

Article types:

Clear all filters

Most recent MOTOGP news articles:

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Australian GP: Team Roberts Saturday notes

Australian GP: Team Roberts Saturday notes

ROBERTS JUST MISSES SURPRISE FRONT ROW Phillip Island, Australia - September 16, 2006: Kenny Roberts Jr. (KR211V) was bumped to the second row of the grid after the chequered flag had fallen for the end of today's qualifying session, and will ...

Australian GP: Qualifying times

Australian GP: Qualifying times

Pos Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- --- ------------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Nicky Hayden USA Repsol Honda 1:29.020 2. Shinya Nakano...

Hayden earns his first season pole in Australia

Hayden earns his first season pole in Australia

Nicky Hayden set the fastest lap in the qualifying session for the fourteenth round of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) that takes place this weekend at the Phillip Island circuit in Australia. Alongside the standings...

Australian GP: Practice 3 times

Australian GP: Practice 3 times

Pos Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- --- ------------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Carlos Checa E Tech 3 Yamaha 1:30.202 2. Nicky Hayden...

Japanese GP: Honda Saturday notes

Japanese GP: Honda Saturday notes

Loris Capirossi (Ducati) qualifed on pole here on a dry track after the rain of Australia, with Valentino Rossi (Yamaha) second fastest and with last weekend’s winner Marco Melandri (Fortuna Honda RC211V) completing the front row. Series points...

Japanese GP: Ducati Saturday notes

Japanese GP: Ducati Saturday notes

CAPIROSSI STORMS TO SECOND POLE OF 2006 Ducati Marlboro Team rider Loris Capirossi scored his second pole position of the year at Motegi today while team-mate Sete Gibernau improved to a close fifth fastest for a second-row start. The pair...

Japanese GP: Team Roberts Saturday notes

Japanese GP: Team Roberts Saturday notes

Motegi, Japan - September 23, 2006: Team Roberts' Kenny Roberts Jr. qualified 14th for Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix at the Twin Ring Motegi Circuit, on a chassis that arrived only the day before practice began. Roberts stayed with the "New ...

Japanese GP: Bridgestone Saturday notes

Japanese GP: Bridgestone Saturday notes

Motegi pole in Bridgestone's backyard Loris Capirossi once again proved the might of the Ducati-Bridgestone package around the Motegi circuit by smashing his own pole position record by almost seven-tenths-of-a-second on his way to the front of...

Japanese GP: Pramac d'Antin Saturday notes

Japanese GP: Pramac d'Antin Saturday notes

Alex Hofmann classified himself in twentieth position at the end of the Qualifying Practice session of the Japanese Grand Prix, actually closing this long Asiatic tour. The German rider made the maximum even though he had traction difficulties...

Japanese GP: Camel Yamaha Team Saturday notes

Japanese GP: Camel Yamaha Team Saturday notes

Camel Yamaha Team rider Valentino Rossi delighted his legion of local fans with a sensational final lap in qualifying practice for the Grand Prix of Japan this afternoon. Rossi continued his excellent progress with another day of hard work on the...

Japanese GP: Qualifying times

Japanese GP: Qualifying times

Pos Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- --- ------------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Loris Capirossi I Marlboro Ducati 1:45.724 2. Valentino...

Capirossi on Japanese GP pole, looking to repeatHeadline

Capirossi on Japanese GP pole, looking to repeat

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. Loris Capirossi. Photo by...

Japanese GP: Practice 3 times

Japanese GP: Practice 3 times

Pos Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- --- ------------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Loris Capirossi I Marlboro Ducati 1:46.329 2. Marco...

Australian GP: Camel Yamaha Team Friday notes

Australian GP: Camel Yamaha Team Friday notes

ROSSI AND EDWARDS MAKE COOL START AT PHILLIP ISLAND Camel Yamaha Team riders Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards were welcomed to the Phillip Island circuit by bright blue skies and cool ambient temperatures of 18ºC today, as the paddock ...

Australian GP: Bridgestone Friday notes

Australian GP: Bridgestone Friday notes

Bridgestone Riders Set Friday Pace on Phillip Island Australian Grand Prix - Free Practice -- Phillip Island, Friday 15 September -- 2006 Kawasaki's Randy de Puniet led the way on Bridgestone tyres after the first day of free practice for this...

Australian GP: Friday combined times

Australian GP: Friday combined times

Pos Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- --- ------------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Randy De Puniet F Kawasaki Racing Team 1:29.745 2. Loris...

Australian GP: Practice 1 times

Australian GP: Practice 1 times

Pos Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- --- ------------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Loris Capirossi I Marlboro Ducati 1:30.653 2. Sete Gibernau...

Japanese GP: Ducati Friday notes

Japanese GP: Ducati Friday notes

DUCATI MARLBORO MEN SET FAST PACE IN RACE TRIM Ducati Marlboro Team riders Loris Capirossi and Sete Gibernau ended today's first two Japanese GP practice sessions seventh and 13th fastest. But the timesheets are somewhat misleading because...

Japanese GP: Camel Yamaha Team Friday notes

Japanese GP: Camel Yamaha Team Friday notes

ROSSI AND EDWARDS ON THE PACE AT MOTEGI Camel Yamaha Team racers Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards began their preparations for the Grand Prix of Japan in ideal fashion today, lapping at the top end of the time sheets throughout both free ...

Japanese GP: Pramac d'Antin Friday notes

Japanese GP: Pramac d'Antin Friday notes

THE TEAM PRAMAC D'ANTIN MOTOGP IS WORKING CONFIDENTLY AT MOTEGI After the good performance in the animated race of Phillip Island, the Pramac d'Antin MotoGP starts the last appointment of this long intercontinental travel with the right...

Japanese GP: Bridgestone Friday notes

Japanese GP: Bridgestone Friday notes

Nakano Flies on Home Ground Strategies Split as Nakano Flies on Home Ground Japan Grand Prix - Free Practice Motegi, Friday 22 September 2006 -- Bridgestone Motorsport enjoyed a positive start to its home race preparations at the Twin Ring ...

Japanese GP: Friday combined practice times

Japanese GP: Friday combined practice times

Pos Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- --- ------------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. John Hopkins USA Team Suzuki MotoGP 1:48.222 2. Valentino...

Japanese GP: Practice 1 times

Japanese GP: Practice 1 times

Pos Driver Nat Team Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- --- ------------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. John Hopkins USA Team Suzuki MotoGP 1:48.222 2. Valentino...

Australian GP: Pramac d'Antin enjoy Melbourne

Australian GP: Pramac d'Antin enjoy Melbourne

ALEX HOFMANN AND JOSE LUIS CARDOSO MEET THE MELBOURNE STORM TEAM Alex Hofmann and Jose Luis Cardoso (Pramac d'Antin MotoGP) got a feel for Melbourne before the weekend's GP races at Phillip Island. They also didn't miss the opportunity to meet...