News and Analysis
Suzuki did not see its tough start to the 2017 MotoGP season coming, team manager Davide Brivio admits, especially after its promising initial tests with Andrea Iannone late last year.
Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso says a change of mindset in mid-2016 is helping his MotoGP form, after winning back-to-back races for the first time in his grand prix career.
Ducati CEO Claudio Domenicali admits scoring two MotoGP victories in a row with Andrea Dovizioso "would have been unthinkable" a few months ago.
Aprilia admits it is talking to other riders about replacing Sam Lowes in 2018 if the MotoGP rookie can not “quickly show some improvement".
Aleix Espargaro says Aprilia’s latest MotoGP engine failure in Barcelona left him “very pissed off”.
Yamaha will test two new frames at Barcelona on Monday, which Valentino Rossi hopes will help cure the trouble that plagued his Catalan Grand Prix.
Andrea Dovizioso made it back-to-back MotoGP victories for Ducati for the first time since 2010, beating Marc Marquez to win the Catalan Grand Prix.
Ducati’s Jorge Lorenzo believes Barcelona track conditions including hot weather will make the Catalan Grand Prix “a nightmare” for MotoGP riders.
Dani Pedrosa beat Jorge Lorenzo in qualifying to take pole position for the Catalan Grand Prix, as Marc Marquez crashed twice.
Marc Marquez was fastest in third practice for the Catalunya Grand Prix despite crashing, as Yamaha MotoGP pair Maverick Vinales and Valentino Rossi missed out on automatic Q2 spots.
MotoGP will revert to Barcelona’s Formula 1 layout for the remainder of the Catalan Grand Prix weekend, dropping the new chicane installed last winter.
MotoGP championship leader Maverick Vinales says he wants the “dangerous” new-for-2017 chicane at Barcelona changed after Friday's practice sessions.
Honda’s Marc Marquez beat Jorge Lorenzo stay on top of Friday practice for the Catalan Grand Prix, as MotoGP championship leader Maverick Vinales finished a lowly 16th.
Marc Marquez led Honda MotoGP stablemate Cal Crutchlow to set the pace in a drying first practice session for the Catalunya Grand Prix.
Valentino Rossi says he is "not very happy" about going to Thailand in 2018 if the "not interesting" Buriram circuit joins the MotoGP calendar as expected.
Jorge Lorenzo says he is finding the riding style required to master Ducati’s MotoGP bike “a little bit illogical” after nine years with Yamaha.
Andrea Dovizioso says it is imperative MotoGP riders take risks when training, even after Valentino Rossi became the latest to be injured in a motocross accident.
Cal Crutchlow says he can’t understand why other MotoGP riders are complaining about changes to the Barcelona circuit ahead of this weekend’s Catalan GP.
KTM will run three bikes in MotoGP races for the first time in grands prix either side of the summer break.
Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso has downplayed his chances of fighting for the MotoGP championship, despite moving into second in the points with his Mugello victory.
Jorge Lorenzo says he was more brave than fast during the early stages of the Italian Grand Prix, as he led a MotoGP race for the first time with Ducati.
MotoGP championship leader Maverick Vinales beat Yamaha teammate Valentino Rossi to pole position for the Italian Grand Prix, topping qualifying for the second round in a row.
LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow beat Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso to set the pace in second practice for the Italian Grand Prix, as MotoGP championship leader Maverick Vinales crashed.
Jorge Lorenzo believes that he and Ducati are separated from Yamaha and Honda at the top of MotoGP by “one or two big weak points”.
McLaren returnee Jenson Button says it was tricky to find his feet with 2017’s new Formula 1 cars during Monaco Grand Prix practice on Thursday.
Aleix Espargaro admits his 14th place in the MotoGP standings after five races with new employer Aprilia is a “disaster” compared to the Italian marque's potential.
LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow believes Dani Pedrosa would have crashed if roles in their French Grand Prix collision were reversed.
MotoGP champion Marc Marquez says he never “felt totally comfortable” with the front end of his Honda during his French GP weekend that ended with a crash.
World Superbike Championship rider and 2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden remains in a “very critical” and unchanged condition in hospital in Italy, following his cycling accident on Wednesday.
Maverick Vinales led Yamaha MotoGP teammate Valentino Rossi in qualifying for the French Grand Prix at Le Mans.
Scott Redding led fellow Briton Cal Crutchlow in a drying third practice for MotoGP's French Grand Prix, as Dani Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo finished at the bottom of the times.
MotoGP riders will be switched back to Michelin’s harder construction front tyre as used at the end of 2016 from next month’s Italian Grand Prix at Mugello.
LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow said he "doesn't know why" MotoGP comes to Le Mans for its French race, as he labelled Friday practice "a waste" due to the weather conditions.
Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso pipped Honda’s Marc Marquez to finish on top in second practice for the French Grand Prix.
Valentino Rossi concedes there is no guarantee Yamaha will bounce back from its "upsetting" outing at Jerez this weekend at Le Mans, given the extent of its problems.
Jorge Lorenzo believes rear-brake use is proving pivotal to his improvements on Ducati's MotoGP bike, and will continue to do so.
Lewis Hamilton believes Mercedes and Ferrari have made “pretty much the identical step” with Formula 1 upgrade packages brought to the Spanish Grand Prix.