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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…

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MotoGP Assen 2014 Free Practice report

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 26 Jun 2014

NGM Forward Racing’s Aleix Espargaro showed he will be a force to be reckoned with at this weekend’s Dutch TT after the Spaniard set a new Circuit Best Lap time of 1’33.658 at the Assen circuit. Espargaro was second quickest in … Read More…