Brief History of Grand Prix racing in the US - MotoGP
Laguna Seca and Indianapolis would be a staple of the MotoGP��� calendar for the next few years, and in fact in 2013 an extra date was added in the US, with the addition of the race at the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in��.
Lorenzo battling severe illness prior to MotoGP race in Austin
The illness is a second early season setback for Lorenzo who fancies himself as the one rider who can take the MotoGP title fight to countryman Marc Marquez. When we are both at our best I believe that Marc and I have small advantage over the other.
Stoner to Enter Suzuka Eight Hours Race
Double MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner will return to competition when he enters the Suzuka eight hours endurance race with a three-rider Honda team in July.
MotoGP BLOG: Friday at COTA Musings from a rain-soaked Circuit of The.
Dreary rain and gray sky reduced Moto3 morning practice to droning around the circuit at very conservative and unexciting angles of lean. Texans tell us that rain here can be episodic���heavy for a time, then drying up quickly, maybe by this afternoon?
MotoGP Austin: Dovizioso: I wanted to know Marquezs secrets!
Ducatis Andrea Iannone was denied his second MotoGP pole of the season at the Circuit of the Americas by Marc Marquezs late flying lap, but the Italian was happy with the progress made with the dry set-up of his GP15 nonetheless. Dovizioso topped the .
MotoGP BLOG: Hiroshi Aoyama A brief conversation with the Japanese rider.
Current Honda test rider and longtime Grand Prix contender Hiroshi Aoyama is replacing Dani Pedrosa at the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas this weekend in Austin and at the MotoGP in Argentina May 19. Pedrosa is recovering from his arm pump .
Aoyama to replace Pedrosa for Austin and Argentina - MotoGP
Repsol Hondas Dani Pedrosa will unfortunately need further surgery to fix his arm pump issues that continued to plague the Spanish rider during the first round of the 2015 MotoGP Championship. This common problem��.
GoPro becomes official partner of MOTOGP motorcycle racing tournament
MotoGP is the latest sport to get in on the GoPro action. Dorna Sports, the commercial holder of the FIM MotoGP World Championship, and GoPro entered into a deal that makes GoPro the official wearable camera for the motorsport tournaments. This.
A Dog Is Running Around COTA And It Just Red-Flagged.
Usually loose livestock is more of a problem in Texas, but out at Circuit of the Americas theyre dealing with an animal nuisance of the smaller, cuter variety. MotoGPs first final practice has been red-flagged due to the��.
MotoGP: Dog on track halts practice in Texas
The session was red flagged for safety reasons after the animal ran in front of Suzuki rider Maverick Vinales on a wet track in Austin. Circuit of the Americas tweeted: Slight delay as a stray dog has found its way on track. Animal Control is en.
Eugene Laverty edged out of MotoGP point as he finishes 16th
Toomebridge rider Eugene Laverty narrowly missed out on securing a Moto GP point at the Grand Prix of the Americas as he finished 16th in Texas. The Aspar Honda rider was 1.52 seconds behind Spaniard Alvaro Bautista who picked up one point for his .
The most idiotic thing I have seen
A TRACK invader sparked a security panic during Fridays free practice at the Chinese Grand Prix after climbing over the pit wall and demanding to test drive a Ferrari. The fan scaled a fence and risked disaster by running across the tarmac in between.
MotoGP Austin: Andrea Dovizioso fastest in the wet for.
Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso snatched top spot with a last-gasp effort in a wet opening MotoGP practice session at Austin, heading Hondas Marc Marquez.
MOTOGP Grand Prix of Americas 2015 Results: Winner, Standings and Reaction
Marc Marquez claimed victory at the Grand Prix of the Americas for the third year in a row on Sunday to revive his 2015 MotoGP season with his first win of the year. A water spillage on the Austin track delayed proceedings, but Marquez wasnt swayed in.
MotoGP COTA, Texas - Warm-up Results
Delayed session due to fog, with some damp patches present as the track continues to dry. However rain is forecast for this afternoon. HRC test rider Hiroshi Aoyama is replacing Dani Pedrosa for at least Austin and Argentina while the Spaniard recovers.
Daniel Day-Lewis Hearts MOTOGP and Valentino Rossi
While reading Lynn Hirschbergs profile on Daniel Day-Lewis in the Sunday magazine, I was pleasantly surprised to find out he was a Valentino Rossi fan.. While reading Lynn Hirschbergs profile on Daniel Day-Lewis in the Sunday magazine, I was pleasantly surprised to find out he was a Valentino Rossi fan.
Welsh Circuit Agrees Five-Year MotoGP Deal
A new circuit to be built in south Wales has agreed a deal that could see it host the British round of the MotoGP world championship until 2024, commercial rights holders Dorna said on Wednesday.
Edwards Ready for Final American Race in MOTOGP
Colin Edwards is the old man of MotoGP racing.
MotoGP Austin: Nicky Hayden gears up for 200th start in front of home fans
It was during the 2005 season that the American would serve notice of his potential, when the return of the US Grand Prix at Laguna Seca meant that he could use his greater knowledge of the track to achieve an epic first win of his MotoGP career in.
Michelin to Replace Bridgestone as MOTOGP Tyre Supplier
Michelin will replace Bridgestone as MotoGPs official tyre supplier from 2016, series organisers Dorna said on Friday.
Marquez 2nd in Japan to Claim MotoGP Championship
Honda rider Marc Marquez of Spain defended his MotoGP championship on Sunday when he finished second in the Grand Prix of Japan behind compatriot Jorge Lorenzo.
Rossi takes sensational win in Qatar - MOTOGP
Nine-time World Champion Valentino Rossi claimed the first win of the 2015 MotoGP��� season in Qatar, after an awesome battle with Dovizioso.
MotoGP BLOG: Hiroshi Aoyama - Cycle World
Current Honda test rider and longtime Grand Prix contender Hiroshi Aoyama is replacing Dani Pedrosa at the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas this weekend in Austin and at the MotoGP in Argentina May 19. Pedrosa is��.
Masterful Marquez Retains MOTOGP Title
Marc Marquez retained his MotoGP title with a fighting second place finish in the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday, the dominant Spaniard securing a fourth global title in five years at his Honda teams home Motegi circuit.
MOTOGP Champion Marquez on Pole Despite Broken Leg
Hondas MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez seized pole position on Saturday for the season-opening Qatar Grand Prix despite breaking his leg last month and being barely able to walk a week ago.
MOTOGP BLOG: Takeo Yokoyama, HRC Technical Director Our Tech Editor.
I then asked Mr. Yokoyama on which factors HRC focuses MotoGP development. When Yokoyama spoke of braking stability, the same journalist asked about its contributing factors. As Yokoyama worked through the list, I experimentally asked, ���And engine .
Valentino Rossi Wins MOTOGP Championship
The weekends results in motorsports. Valentino Rossi clinched the MotoGP championship at the Grand Prix of Japan on Sunday. It is his sixth title in the premier class (and his eighth overall).
MOTOGP Austin: Debut Moto2 win for Lowes
Britains Sam Lowes picked himself up from a crash-strewn weekend to take victory in todays Moto2 event at Austins MotoGP round, riding an intelligent race to beat Johann Zarco by a little over two seconds despite being in pain in the early laps.
Marquez Stays Unbeaten in 2014 With 10th MotoGP Win
Spanish world champion Marc Marquez became the first man in 17 years to win 10 consecutive MotoGP races when he rode to a comfortable victory at Indianapolis on Sunday.
Monday Motorsports: Marquez Wins MOTOGP; Tragedy in Moscow
. Marc Marquez dropped back to fourth, but eventually won by 2.2 seconds; Andrea Antonelli died in rain-soaked crash at the World Supersport motorcycle racing series.
Teenage MotoGP Rider Killed in Indianapolis
1:23 p.m. | Updated. A wrapup of the weekends motorsports.
Motorsports Links: Rossi Wins Seventh MOTOGP Title
Motorsports news from around the Web. Motorsports news from around the Web, including Valentino Rossi clinching his seventh MotoGP title and Sebastien Loeb winning his sixth consecutive WRC championship.
Dog on track as MotoGP returns to CoTA
AUSTIN (KXAN) ��� MotoGP returns for the third year in a row Friday at the Circuit of the Americas. Despite the chances of rain, everything is still scheduled as planned ��� for the most part. Practice came to a halt for a bit as a stray dog wandered.
Marquez discusses Ducati performance - MotoGP
The reigning MotoGP��� World Champion Marc Marquez comments on the blistering pace of the Ducati GP15 in Qatar.
Motorsports Links: MotoGP Opener Postponed by Downpour
The weekends results in motorsports. The weekends results in motorsports: MotoGP opener is delayed until Monday night; Joey Logano wins second-ever Nationwide Series race.
Espargaro Takes His First Pole in MotoGP
Spains Aleix Espargaro took the first pole of his MotoGP career at the Dutch TT in Assen in a rain-hit qualifying session on Friday.
Pedrosa a doubt for the next race - MOTOGP
Pedrosa revealed the issue to motogp.com after the Qatar race: ���Well, it is kind of a long story, trying to be quick, basically in this race I had an arm pump issue, which has been there for a whole year. I started to have lots of��.
Marc Marquez Destroys Everyone And Everything At.
At this weekends MotoGP Grand Prix of the Americas, there was Marc Marquez, and then there was everybody else.
Were At MotoGPs Grand Prix Of The Americas All This.
MotoGP is essentially the two-wheeled version of Formula One. The top riders in the world meet every other week or so to determine who the best rider in the world is over the course of a season. The speed and acceleration��.
Moto3 COTA, Texas - Race Results
Danny Kent dominates for his first race win since 2012 - Fabio Quartararo claims podium finish in only his second grand prix. 1. Danny Kent GBR Leopard Racing (Honda) 41m 32.287s 2. Fabio Quartararo FRA Estrella Galicia 0,0 (Honda) 41m 40.819s 3.
Austin MOTOGP: Marc Marquez denies Cal Crutchlow in.
Marc Marquez edged out Cal Crutchlow to take the top spot in a largely dry third MotoGP practice at Austin.
Austin MOTOGP: Marc Marquez on pole after sprint for spare.
Marc Marquez took one of the most extraordinary poles of his MotoGP career at Austin after sprinting down pitlane for his spare Honda with under three minutes to go.
Aprilia to Return to MOTOGP in 2015
Aprilia will return to MotoGP next season, a year earlier than previously announced, the Italian company said on Friday.
Factbox: MOTOGP World Champion Marc Marquez
Following is a factbox on Spains Marc Marquez who retained the MotoGP world title with a second place finish at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday.
MOTOGP legend Valentino Rossi says he could race until he.
Valentino Rossi believes he will be able to stay competitive in MotoGP until he is 40 years old if he can maintain his current level.
Dog on track as MotoGP returns to CoTA | KXAN.com
AUSTIN (KXAN) ��� MotoGP returns for the third year in a row Friday at the Circuit of the Americas. Despite the chances of rain, everything is still scheduled as planned ��� for the most part. Practice came to a halt for a bit as a��.
Marquez Back on Pole at German MotoGP
MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez took pole for the German Grand Prix, a new lap record edging out Repsol Honda team mate Dani Pedrosa on Saturday.
Austin MOTOGP: Marc Marquez leads drying practice for.
Marc Marquez denied Cal Crutchlow and Andrea Iannone the top spot in what could be the only dry part of the Austin MotoGP weekend.
Honda opted against Stoner replacing injured MotoGP rider.
Honda and Casey Stoner discussed the two-time MotoGP champion replacing the injured Dani Pedrosa, but the downside of a short-term comeback outweighed the positives.
Brazil Left Off Amended MOTOGP Calendar
Brazil has been left off the amended 2014 MotoGP calendar having previously been included for the first time in 10 years.
Motorcycling-Bridgestone to Quit MotoGP at End of 2015
MotoGPs official tyre supplier Bridgestone announced on Thursday it would withdraw from the sport at the end of the 2015 season.
MOTOGP Austin: 2015 MOTOGP Championship standings
20 litres of race fuel, 5 engine changes for the season. All engines identical throughout the year within the same team (development freeze). Black Name = Factory (with concessions) - Official MotoGP ECU hardware, unique manufacturer software.