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Sun 23 Oct 2005
Honda riders earn front row in IstanbulHeadline

Honda riders earn front row in Istanbul

The Movistar Honda riders came up today with a 1-2 in the qualifying session at the Istanbul Park Circuit for this weekend's first MotoGP Grand Prix of Turkey. Sete Gibernau took the pole position, leaving behind, by just one tenth of a second,...

Fri 17 Jun 2005
ACO plans changes to Le Mans circuit, paddockHeadline

ACO plans changes to Le Mans circuit, paddock

The official ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest) press conference took place as usual on the Friday of Le Mans week in the Restaurant du Welcome in the North West area of the circuit. The ACO took this opportunity to look forward to next year's ...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Rossi happy with latest Ferrari testHeadline

Rossi happy with latest Ferrari test

MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi was back behind the wheel of a Ferrari F1 car this week when he undertook a three-day test at Fiorano and Mugello. Rossi has tested with the Maranello squad twice already this year and while he has denied rumours...

Mon 31 Oct 2005
Michelin completes Grand Slam

Michelin completes Grand Slam

Michelin made history on this weekend's Catalunya Rally, where Sebastien Loeb's 10th victory of the season secured Citroen Sport its third consecutive World Rally Championship for Manufacturers - and Michelin's 38th WRC title in all. With one...

Tue 08 Nov 2005
Michelin's Dupasquier says his final goodbyes

Michelin's Dupasquier says his final goodbyes

MICHELIN BOSS SAYS HIS GOODBYES The MotoGP paddock gathered last night to commemorate the departure of Michelin's charismatic director of motorsports Pierre Dupasquier. The 68-year-old Frenchman, who has headed the company's racing ...

Mon 26 Sep 2005
Malaysian GP: Valentino Rossi race quotes

Malaysian GP: Valentino Rossi race quotes

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...

Thu 06 Jan 2005
Kurtis Roberts back to AMA SuperBike
AMA

Kurtis Roberts back to AMA SuperBike

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. ...

Fri 25 Nov 2005
Hayden and Pedrosa to ride for Honda in 2006Headline

Hayden and Pedrosa to ride for Honda in 2006

The Honda Racing Competition has confirmed today Nicky Hayden and Dani Pedrosa as their two riders for the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP) 2006 season in the factory Repsol Honda Team. Nicky Hayden. Photo by...

Wed 28 Sep 2005
Qatar GP: Michelin preview

Qatar GP: Michelin preview

MICHELIN GOES FOR 12th WIN FROM 14 RACES With the title wrapped up, all eyes are on the Michelin-dominated battle for second overall Michelin goes for its 12th race victory of the year at Qatar this Saturday, ...

Sat 29 Oct 2005
Valencian GP: Gauloises Yamaha Team preview

Valencian GP: Gauloises Yamaha Team preview

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...

Thu 29 Dec 2005
Yamaha factory team to continue without sponsor

Yamaha factory team to continue without sponsor

Yamaha without Gauloises in 2006 Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. hereby announces that Altadis/Seita's sponsorship regarding Yamaha's Factory MotoGP Team will not continue after the end of the 2005 season. For more than 40 years, Yamaha has...

Thu 27 Jan 2005
Doohan and HRC are no more

Doohan and HRC are no more

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...

Mon 24 Oct 2005
Melandri rides to first victory in IstanbulHeadline

Melandri rides to first victory in Istanbul

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 ...

Fri 29 Apr 2005
Chinese GP: Another Waters heads overseas

Chinese GP: Another Waters heads overseas

12-year-old Aussie MotoGP mechanic! The second son of the successful Mildura motor cycle racing Waters family is about to embark on the adventure of a lifetime, when Brodie Waters leaves Mildura shortly for Shanghai, China, to work at the first...

Wed 08 Jun 2005
Catalunya GP: Gauloises Yamaha preview

Catalunya GP: Gauloises Yamaha preview

GAULOISES YAMAHA TEAM TAKES GOOD FORM ON TO CATALUNYA The MotoGP World Championship returns to Spain for the second time this season as the Gauloises Yamaha Team look to continue their excellent progress in the sixth round of the campaign at the...

Mon 11 Jul 2005
US GP race results

US GP race results

Pos Num Rider Nat Team Bike Gap to 1st --- --- -------------------- --- ------------------------- ---------- ------------ 1. 69 Nicky Hayden USA Repsol Honda Honda ...

Mon 14 Mar 2005
Rap and MotoGP

Rap and MotoGP

Last week it was announced by crash.net, that hip-hop artist Ludacris and his label DTP, would get involved in the world of motorcycles, specifically the ill-sponsored WCM team. I have to say that I’m on the fence on this and here is why.

Thu 20 Oct 2005
Turkey GP: Michelin preview

Turkey GP: Michelin preview

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 ...

Thu 29 Sep 2005
Yamaha's world champions comments on Rossi

Yamaha's world champions comments on Rossi

Gauloises Yamaha Team Feature 28th September 2005 YAMAHA'S WORLD CHAMPIONS REFLECT ON ROSSI'S SUCCESS There could not have been a more fitting way for Yamaha to celebrate its 50th Anniversary than by winning the most prestigious title in ...

Fri 02 Dec 2005
Gauloises Yamaha Team Sepang test 2005-11-28

Gauloises Yamaha Team Sepang test 2005-11-28

Ambient temperature: 30.2 degrees Track temperature: 40 degrees Humidity: 65% GAULOISES YAMAHA TEAM GET BACK TO BUSINESS IN SEPANG Just three weeks after rounding off Yamaha's victorious 2005 season in Valencia, Gauloises Yamaha Team riders ...

Tue 27 Sep 2005
Capirossi wins the race, Rossi the championshipHeadline

Capirossi wins the race, Rossi the championship

In a historic race, Loris Capirossi claimed his second 2005 victory on his Marlboro Ducati at the Sepang Circuit of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as Valentino Rossi won the Moto GP world championship for the fourth consecutive time -- or fifth, counting...

Wed 11 May 2005
French GP: Gauloises Yamaha preview

French GP: Gauloises Yamaha preview

GAULOISES YAMAHA TEAM TAKES TITLE QUEST TO FRANCE The Gauloises Yamaha Team returned to Europe last week in tired but contented mood after continuing its excellent start to the 2005 campaign with another victory at the first ever MotoGP event in...

Mon 11 Apr 2005
Spanish GP race results

Spanish GP race results

Pos Num Rider Nat Team Bike Gap to 1st --- --- -------------------- --- ------------------------- ---------- ------------ 1. 46 Valentino Rossi I Gauloises Fortuna Yamaha Yamaha ...

Sat 19 Feb 2005
It's official, the Brazilian GP is cancelled.

It's official, the Brazilian GP is cancelled.

Yesterday, the Spanish media was reporting rumors of a possible cancellation of the Brazilian round of the MotoGP season. According to as.com, the same source that first reported Rossi's departure from Honda back in 2003, the reason for the ...