2014 MotoGP World  Championship, Round 8, Assen, 28th June 2014

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…

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MotoGP 2014 Assen preview

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 25 Jun 2014

Round eight of the 2014 season is one of the true icons of the MotoGP calendar; the Dutch TT at Assen. This 4.542 kilometre circuit features a variety of slow and fast corners which demand a good bike setup and … Read More…

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Suzuki MotoGP Barcelona test report

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 19 Jun 2014

The Suzuki MotoGP Test Team has completed a busy and positive three-days of testing at the Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit in Spain today. Test rider Randy De Puniet was joined by Takuya Tsuda for the official MotoGP test with the current series … Read More…

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MotoGP Catalunya IRTA test report

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 17 Jun 2014

After yesterday’s fantastic race, rides were back on track today for the Official Post-Race Test. Marc worked on electronics and mapping settings and tested a new Öhlins fork and the new front Bridgestone tyre, confirming the tyre felt safer and provided … Read More…

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MotoGP Catalunya the best race yet!

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 17 Jun 2014

As dark clouds loomed over Montmeló, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez weathered a storm of challenges from his MotoGP rivals to win his seventh race from seven starts in 2014. The rain that threatened to fall over the Spanish circuit failed to … Read More…

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MotoGP 2014 Catalunya – Pedrosa takes pole

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 15 Jun 2014

Dani Pedrosa claimed pole position at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya for the second year running, after the Repsol Honda rider set a time of 1’40.985 to lead an all-Spanish front row at the Catalan Grand Prix. On another hot day where … Read More…

MotoGP 2014 Catalunya preview

MotoGP 2014 Catalunya preview

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 12 Jun 2014

MotoGP returns to Spain for round seven of the 2014 season as the Circuit de Catalunya gets set to provide a tough test for riders and tyres alike. As well as its high average speed, the Circuit de Catalunya features many … Read More…

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MotoGP Mugello 2014 – how a race should be

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 02 Jun 2014

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez maintained his perfect victory record in 2014 at the Italian Grand Prix, after narrowly beating Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo to the chequered flag at Mugello. Marquez and Lorenzo traded the race lead numerous times in … Read More…

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Mixed day at MotoGP Mugello free practise

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 30 May 2014

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez was quickest on a rain-interrupted Friday at Mugello, setting a time of 1’48.004 in the dry Free Practice One session, before intermittent rain prevented any riders improving their times in the afternoon Free Practice Two session. Marquez’s … Read More…

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MotoGP Mugello 2014 preview

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 28 May 2014

Mugello is the venue for round six of the MotoGP championship, and the Italian circuit is a favourite for riders and fans alike due to its picturesque hill-side setting and its fast layout which sees the fire-breathing 1000cc machines reach … Read More…

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Michelin MotoGP tyre supplier from 2016

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 28 May 2014

Dorna Sports, promoter and organizer of the MotoGP World Championship, which is sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), has announced that Michelin will be the sole supplier of tyres to teams participating in the series from 2016. After 36 seasons … Read More…

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Bridgestone to withdraw from MotoGP in 2016

Written by: Motorcycle NewsDeskOn: 21 May 2014

Bridgestone, the Official Tyre Supplier to MotoGP since 2009, has agreed a one-year extension to its current tyre supply contract with series promoters Dorna to supply tyres for the 2015 season, after which the Japanese tyre manufacturer will withdraw from … Read More…