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Fri 21 Jul 2000
Tekkyu KAYO to ride for the German GP at this weekend.

Tekkyu KAYO to ride for the German GP at this weekend.

F.C.C. TSR is taking part in the coming round at Sachsenring with another rookie rider, his name is Tekkyu KAYO, an 18 year-old from Japan to replace injured Konny for jut one-off. Konny went through an operation in Japan last week on a bone of...

Fri 20 Oct 2000
Michelin Australian GP preview

Michelin Australian GP preview

MotoGP 500 World Championship Round sixteen: Australian Grand Prix Phillip Island, October 27/28/29 2000 Lord of the slide goes for Island crown Australia gets to greet its new 500 hero for the first time this weekend. When Garry McCoy (Red...

Thu 29 Jun 2000
Donington: A game of two halves

Donington: A game of two halves

MotoGP 500 World Championship Round nine : British Grand Prix Donington Park, July 7/8/9 2000 This weekend's British Grand Prix marks the start of the second half of the 2000 500 World Championship, already shaping up to be the closest title...

Mon 21 Aug 2000
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...

Mon 07 Aug 2000
Czech GP preview

Czech GP preview

MotoGP 500 World Championship Round eleven: Czech Grand Prix Brno, August 18/19/20 2000 The 500 World Championship blasts back into action at Brno this weekend after a well-deserved four-week break. Sunday's Czech GP is the 11th of...

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 25 Jul 2000
German GP Tekkyu Kayo notes

German GP Tekkyu Kayo notes

TSR decided to retire from German GP on Sunday after the rider Tekkyu KAYO had one lap in the warm up session prior to the race in the morning. TSR was hit by another injury of rider's hand, though this time, was the left hand. The young...

Fri 28 Jul 2000
Michelin / SBK  Brands Hatch preview

Michelin / SBK Brands Hatch preview

World Superbike Championship Round 10: Brands Hatch (Great Britain) August 6th 2000 With a score of 283 points, Ducati Infostrada-Michelin currently top the provisional 2000 Manufacturers’ World Championship leaderboard with a cushion of...

Sun 22 Oct 2000
Michelin Australie GP preview

Michelin Australie GP preview

Championnat du monde de Vitesse Moto (500cm3) 16e manche : Grand Prix d'Australie Phillip Island - 27, 28 et 29 octobre 2000 Le roi de la glisse vient chercher sa couronne L'Australie s'apprête à accueillir ce week-end son nouveau héros...

Mon 10 Jul 2000
British GP race report

British GP race report

2000 MotoGP 500 World Championship, round nine BRITISH GRAND PRIX, DONINGTON PARK Race Day, Sunday July 9 2000 Brilliant youngster Valentino Rossi (Nastro Azzurro Honda-Michelin) made light of damp, treacherous conditions at Donington Park...

Mon 04 Dec 2000
Team Repsol Jerez testing / Criville surgery

Team Repsol Jerez testing / Criville surgery

Whilst Alex Criville remains in the Dexeus Clinic after being operated yesterday of an injured tendom in his right hand's fifth finger, Team Repsol YPF Honda had to cancel the testing on the third day due to bad weather conditions and rain ...

Sun 29 Oct 2000
Australian GP Team Repsol YPF Honda official practice

Australian GP Team Repsol YPF Honda official practice

Although he was the fastest of the Repsol YPF Honda men yesterday, Tadayuki Okada was just beaten by Alex Crivilli today. Repsol YPF Honda's 1999 500cc world champion took ninth fastest while his Japanese team-mate will start the Australian Grand...

Mon 17 Jul 2000
MYT German GP Preview

MYT German GP Preview

This weekend's German Grand Prix presents an unusual challenge to World Championship riders - it's the slowest track on the GP calendar. But if laps speeds at the Sachsenring aren't lightning fast, the racing is usually red hot. This is the third...

Sat 22 Jul 2000
German GP - Sachsenring, First Qualifying Practice

German GP - Sachsenring, First Qualifying Practice

GERMAN GP First Qualifying Practice Sachsenring, 21st of July TADAYUKI OKADA IN PROVISIONAL 8TH PLACE The first day of practice for this week-end's German G.P. was not very successful for the Repsol YPF Honda team. Japanese ace Okada gave...

Fri 23 Jun 2000
Dutch GP-Assen practice report

Dutch GP-Assen practice report

DUTCH GP Official Practice ­ Assen, 23rd of June, 2000 Alex Criville was the star of the final moments of today¹s qualifying session. The Repsol YPF Honda rider stormed round the difficult Assen circuit to take an impressive second fastest ...

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 ...

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...

Tue 25 Jul 2000
German GP Michelin race notes

German GP Michelin race notes

Alex Barros (Emerson Honda Pons-Michelin) won a hectic German Grand Prix at the Sachsenring this afternoon, the Brazilian getting the better of a breathtaking six-man battle for victory. The first five men home were separated by just 1.6...

Thu 03 Aug 2000
Honda signs Alex Crivill? for 2001

Honda signs Alex Crivill? for 2001

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announces that Alex Crivillé, the winner of the 1999 Road Race World Championship in the 500cc class, has signed a contract with Honda Racing Corp. to ride in the 2001 season for the "Team Repsol YPF Honda". Alex ...

Tue 04 Jul 2000
Donington Park British GP July 7th - 9th

Donington Park British GP July 7th - 9th

Assen and Donington are both considered classic motorcycle racing circuits. They are also considered as easy places to make mistakes at. Experienced riders know that championships hopes can be raised or dashed at one of these two races. For the ...

Sun 17 Dec 2000
Yamaha (MTY) Saturday Sepang test

Yamaha (MTY) Saturday Sepang test

Marlboro Yamaha Team men Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa completed their three-day test session at Sepang this afternoon and return home for Christmas full of optimism for 2001. Biaggi made electrifying progress during the final day, ...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
Yamaha Team (MYT) Malaysia test

Yamaha Team (MYT) Malaysia test

Carlos Checa and Max Biaggi commenced their final tests of the year today, riding the first of three days at Malaysian circuit Sepang. The pair concentrated on evaluating a range of new suspension and engine parts, some of which will be ...

Tue 10 Oct 2000
Pacific GP Michelin preview

Pacific GP Michelin preview

MotoGP 500 World Championship Round fifteen: Pacific Grand Prix Twin Ring Motegi, October 13/14/15 2000 Plenty to play for at Motegi All-American hero Kenny Roberts (Telefonica Movistar Suzuki-Michelin) may have been crowned 500 World...

Sun 23 Jul 2000
German GP MYT race report

German GP MYT race report

GERMAN GRAND PRIX, SACHSENRING Race Day, Sunday July 23 2000 MARLBORO YAMAHA MEN DIG DEEP In one of the most exciting 500 races of an already memorable season, Marlboro Yamaha riders Max Biaggi and Carlos Checa called on all their reserves of...