Repsol Honda MotoGP collaboration to continue till 2017

Repsol and Honda to continue partnership till 2017

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 17 Jul 2014

This is the longest running sponsor-factory agreement of its kind in the history of the motorcycle World Championship, and has converted the Repsol Honda bikes into icons within the motorsport world. Reigning World Champion, Marc Marquez, together with teammate and … Read More…

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WSBK 2014: Melandri and Sykes dominate Laguna Seca

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 15 Jul 2014

Race 1 on the exciting Laguna Seca track was a triumph for Aprilia. Off to an excellent start, Melandri and Guintoli took the race lead in the first lap, taking advantage of an error by Tom Sykes at the “corkscrew”. … Read More…

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Aspar Moto3 Team to use Mahindra’s MGP3O from 2015

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 13 Jul 2014

Mahindra Racing has announced that Jorge Martinez’s Aspar Team will campaign the Mahindra MGP3O with a two-rider team in the 2015 Moto3 World Championship. The team will also run two riders on the Mahindra in the World Championship feeder series, … Read More…

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Marquez makes it 9 out 9 at Sachsenring

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 13 Jul 2014

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez heads to the summer break with a perfect win record after mastering mixed track conditions at Sachsenring to claim his ninth victory of the 2014 MotoGP season. Memories from the last round at Assen came flooding back … Read More…

MotoGP Sachsenring Marquez breaks record for pole

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 13 Jul 2014

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez set the quickest ever lap time at Sachsenring in qualifying for the German Grand Prix, the reigning MotoGP World Champion setting a time of 1’20.937 to head an all-Honda front row for tomorrow’s race. Riding high on … Read More…

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MotoGP 2014 Sachsenring free practice report

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 11 Jul 2014

For the second successive Grand Prix Aleix Espargaro was the quickest rider on the opening day of practice, as the NGM Forward Racing rider set a rapid lap time of 1’22.041 at Sachsenring in Free Practice Two. Using the combination of … Read More…

Honda renews contract with Dani Pedrosa

Honda renews contract with Dani Pedrosa

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 10 Jul 2014

Honda Racing Corporation officially announced an agreement has been reached with Dani Pedrosa that will see the Spanish rider remain in the factory Honda team for a further two years, until the end of 2016. Dani, who currently lies third … Read More…

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MotoGP 2014 Sachsenring preview

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 09 Jul 2014

Round nine of the 2014 MotoGP season takes place at Germany’s Sachsenring; a technical circuit whose combination of abrasive tarmac and fast left-hand turns make it one the most punishing tracks for tyres. The Sachsenring circuit is one of the … Read More…

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Podium for Mahindra’s Miguel Oliveira at Moto3 Assen

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 03 Jul 2014

Mahindra MGP3O rider Miguel Oliveira finished a fine third in today’s Dutch TT, taking a first podium of the season for the only Indian manufacturer in international motorcycle racing after a strong ride from 13th on the grid. The Portuguese teenager … Read More…

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Valentino Rossi extends Yamaha MotoGP contract till 2016

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 02 Jul 2014

Yamaha today announced that it has signed a new two-year agreement with Valentino Rossi. The nine-time world champion will continue to race with Movistar Yamaha MotoGP for the 2015 and 2016 MotoGP World Championship seasons. The announcement comes midway through an … Read More…

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MotoGP Assen: Marquez continues domination

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 30 Jun 2014

Dutch TT at Assen was an eventful flag-to-flag contest, with a wet track at the start of the race rapidly drying over the twenty-six laps, but in the end there was no stopping Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez who adapted best … Read More…

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Aliex Espargaro takes pole at MotoGP Assen 2014

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 27 Jun 2014

NGM Forward Racing’s Aleix Espargaro claimed his first ever pole position after a rain shower at the start of Qualifying Practice 2 turned the session into an exciting one-lap dash as riders tried to set a quick lap on slick … Read More…