MotoGP's first grand prix in Austin, Texas had a perfect weather day during qualifying for the Ducati Team riders.
Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso made it onto the podium at the COTA Sunday while Cal Crutchlow had a very rough go of it.
The action begins in Austin for Grand Prix of The Americas
Bridgestone slick compounds available: Front: Soft & Medium; Rear: Soft, Medium & Hard (Asymmetric) at the Circuit of the Americas. The weather on Saturday for qualifying was Dry. Ambient 24-24°C; Track 45-46°C (Bridgestone measurement)
Due to the upcoming Red Bull MotoGP of The Americas, the Circuit of The Americas™ informs those attending of their security checkpoints that will be in place.
The second event in the 2014 MotoGP championship season will be taking place this weekend at the ultra-modern Circuit of the Americas.
Rossi was able to notch third row start despite his "struggle under breaking"
Q&A with Masao Azuma – Chief Engineer, Bridgestone Motorsport Tyre Development Department.
World Champion Lorenzo is leading the 2013 standings and teammate Rossi right behind in second after the season opener in Qatar. Both are looking forward to the new challenge on the Circuit of The Americas
MotoGP Friday practice had on the Circuit of the Americas had one common element - grip - and it was also an issue for Repsol Honda duo. Marquez looks to focus on race setup.
Bridgestone slick compounds available: Front: Soft, Medium; Rear: Soft, Medium, Hard (Asymmetric) and Bridgestone wet tyre compounds available: Soft (Main), Hard (Alternative) are planned at the MotoGP debut event where selective teams tested at...
American rider Nicky Hayden had the opportunity to experience the Hermann Tilke-designed circuit last month on a road bike.