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Marc Marquez continued his domination at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas by topping the warm-up for today’s MotoGP race, as Andrea Dovizioso – who starts 13th – was boosted by setting the second fastest time.
Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez admits that the pair of wild moments on Saturday in Austin, where his Honda shook violently at high speed, put pressure on his long-standing shoulder injury.
Jorge Lorenzo says the chain issues that compromised his qualifying at the Circuit of the Americas are “clearly a problem” for the Honda MotoGP squad.
Marc Marquez took his seventh consecutive pole position at the Circuit of the Americas in qualifying for MotoGP's Grand Prix of the Americas, while title rival Andrea Dovizioso ended up down in 13th.
MotoGP has been forced to cancel all remaining free practice sessions for the Grand Prix of the Americas on Saturday morning due to the threat of lightning in the area.
MotoGP has revealed a new plan for Saturday's free practice sessions for the Grand Prix of the Americas at Austin, following severe thunderstorms this morning.
MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi says he is pushing the factory Yamaha team to develop a winglet similar to that used by Ducati this year, as part of improving its in-season development programme.
Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso says a wrong tyre choice was behind him ending Friday MotoGP practice at Austin in 11th overall and thus facing Q1.
Aprilia MotoGP rider Aleix Espargaro has slated the condition of the Circuit of the Americas track, describing the Texan venue as "super-dangerous" following Friday's two practice sessions.
Maverick Vinales beat Marc Marquez to top second practice for this weekend's Grand Prix of the Americas at Austin, as Honda debuted a Ducati-style winglet on its MotoGP bike.
The number 69 made famous by 2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden has been retired by series organisers Dorna and governing body the FIM in a ceremony at the Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin.
The ‘King of COTA’ Marc Marquez set the pace in the opening free practice session for MotoGP’s Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas, but he was pushed hard for the fastest time by Maverick Vinales.
LCR Honda ace Cal Crutchlow says he doesn’t want MotoGP to alter its stance towards jump starts just yet, despite his fury over being penalised in the previous race in Argentina.
Jorge Lorenzo says he doubts he can take advantage of Honda’s traditional strength at the Circuit of the Americas in this weekend’s Austin MotoGP round.
Maverick Vinales admits he has yet to master the art of making good starts on his Yamaha MotoGP bike even after two years with the team.
Leading MotoGP riders have said that Cal Crutchlow's controversial jump-start penalty in Argentina was justified according to the rules, but Valentino Rossi admitted that it was "very strict".
Aprilia MotoGP rider Aleix Espargaro believes that the last big problem the Italian marque needs to fix is acceleration after an encouraging first two rounds of the 2019 season.
Ducati MotoGP satellite team Pramac will have Automobili Lamborghini as its title sponsor in the upcoming Grand Prix of the Americas, the team has announced.
Pol Espargaro says he "cannot give advice" to MotoGP teammate Johann Zarco about how to best handle his tricky transition to life as a KTM rider.