07 Aug
Event finished
14 Aug
Event finished
21 Aug
Event finished
11 Sep
Event finished
25 Sep
Race in
01 Hours
01 Minutes
43 Seconds
09 Oct
Next event in
11 days
Aragon GP
16 Oct
Next event in
18 days
Teruel GP
23 Oct
Next event in
25 days
European GP
06 Nov
Next event in
39 days
Valencia GP
13 Nov
Next event in
46 days

Australian GP (2019)

25 Oct - 27 Oct
Event finished


Championship Driver Team Event Location Article type
26 articles
Clear all filters
Australian GP
Article type

Latest news on Australian GP


Dovizioso "not that happy" to seal runner-up spot

Andrea Dovizioso admits he is "not that happy" to have cemented the runner-up spot in this year's MotoGP standings because Ducati is still incapable of challenging Marc Marquez.

Iannone "proud" to be first Aprilia MotoGP leader

Andrea Iannone says he is "proud" to have become the first rider to lead a MotoGP race in the modern era on an Aprilia after his brief spell at the head of the field in the Australian Grand Prix.

Marquez's Phillip Island win was "slow-cooked"

Marc Marquez said he "slow-cooked" his 11th victory of the MotoGP season at Phillip Island after he closely followed Maverick Vinales for a long time before passing him on the last lap.

Zarco's KTM woes made Honda debut sweeter

Johann Zarco admits he could “enjoy” his first MotoGP result aboard a Honda more by “thinking where I came from”, a reference to his miserable stint with KTM.

Rossi: Lack of top speed caused me to fade at Phillip Island

Valentino Rossi said Yamaha's straightline speed deficit cost him a lot during MotoGP's Australian Grand Prix and was a big reason for why he finished only eighth.

Crutchlow: 2018 Phillip Island crash "haunted me for a year"

Cal Crutchlow admitted that the Phillip Island crash, in which he badly broke his ankle last year has “haunted” him all season, as he claimed second in the MotoGP Australian Grand Prix.

Vinales would "rather end up on the ground than second"

Maverick Vinales said that he was not going to settle for second place in MotoGP's Australian Grand Prix and that he would have rather crashed - which he ended up doing.

Australia MotoGP: Marquez wins after last-lap Vinales crash

Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez was victorious in the Australian Grand Prix as long-time race leader Maverick Vinales crashed out on the last lap.

Australian GP - the race as it happened

Follow all the action from MotoGP's Australian Grand Prix from the Phillip Island Circuit with our minute-by-minute coverage.

Australia MotoGP: Vinales on pole by half a second

Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales put on a dominant display in qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix to claim pole position by a more than half a second from Fabio Quartararo.

MotoGP riders divided on Sunday qualifying plan

MotoGP riders have offered differing views on Australian Grand Prix qualifying being moved to Sunday morning, after high winds forced Saturday’s action to be abandoned.

Crutchlow: Qualifying would have been "unrideable"

LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow says conditions on Saturday during MotoGP Australian Grand Prix practice were not “rideable”, and is “glad” qualifying was pushed back to Sunday.

Oliveira explains massive FP4 crash at Phillip Island

Tech 3 KTM rookie Miguel Oliveira revealed that he was caught out by a change in the direction of heavy wind gusts, which caused his huge crash in MotoGP's FP4 session.

Phillip Island qualifying postponed due to conditions

MotoGP Australian Grand Prix qualifying has been cancelled due to dangerous weather conditions at Phillip Island, with a decision on rescheduling the session still to be taken.

Australia MotoGP: Vinales leads Marquez in bizarre FP3

Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales topped third practice for the Australian Grand Prix on Saturday, as heavy wind at Phillip Island restricted track running to a bare minimum.

Marquez almost 'gave up' saving test crash

Marc Marquez says he was close to 'giving up' and crashing before he managed to pull off his latest heroic save during MotoGP's post-FP2 tyre test at Phillip Island.

Zarco "was like a rookie" on first day with Honda

Johann Zarco admitted he "was like a rookie" in FP1 at Phillip Island, his first MotoGP session on a Honda, but then had "huge improvements" in the dry FP2.

Quartararo “lucky” not to break anything in FP1 crash

Fabio Quartararo admits he’s “lucky” to escape his heavy MotoGP Australian Grand Prix FP1 crash without any broken bones, and blamed the tumble on a lack of wet riding experience.

Australia MotoGP: Vinales dominates dry FP2

Maverick Vinales dominated the Friday afternoon MotoGP session at Phillip Island as Marc Marquez hit teammate Jorge Lorenzo on his last lap.

Quartararo to sit out FP2 after heavy crash

Fabio Quartararo will miss Friday's second MotoGP practice session at Phillip Island following his heavy crash in the morning's opening running of the weekend.

Australia MotoGP: Vinales tops FP1, Quartararo crashes

Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales set the pace in a wet opening practice session for MotoGP's Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island, as Fabio Quartararo suffered a major crash.

Zarco: Top 10 the "minimum" level of Honda

Johann Zarco has acknowledged that a top-10 finish in this weekend's Australian Grand Prix ought to be his "minimum" goal in his first MotoGP outing for Honda.

Zarco's three-race MotoGP return announced by LCR

Johann Zarco will contest the three final races of the 2019 MotoGP season on an LCR-run Honda bike, the Japanese manufacturer announced on Wednesday.

Zarco set for shock MotoGP return with LCR Honda

Johann Zarco is set to replace Takaaki Nakagami at LCR Honda for the last three rounds of the 2019 MotoGP season, has learned.