Tag Archive: Casey Stoner

Mar 20

Shell Advance launches Asia Talent Cup at Qatar Motorcycle Grand Prix

A total of 22 young Asian riders will take part in the series

Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup - Grid The inaugural season of the Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup, a series aimed at promoting young racers towards a future competing at the highest level of international motorcycle racing, was launched today at the Losail circuit in Qatar.

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Jan 27

Pirtek to join Casey Stoner and Red Bull in a V8

Pirtek will be co-sponsor of the Red Bull Pirtek Commodore of two-time world MotoGP champion Casey Stoner

Pirtek logoRed Bull Pirtek Commodore - Casey StonerOne of the most iconic brands in the modern history of V8 Supercar racing will return to the track this year alongside a couple of the biggest names in world motorsport. Stoner, who retired from MotoGP racing at the end of last year, will drive a car entered by Triple Eight Race Engineering in the Dunlop V8 Series – the development category for the V8 Supercar championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 31

Phillip Island MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

The Phillip Island circuit has a very high average speed and creates extreme rear tyre temperatures

MotoGP - Phillip Island - Start of the 2012 Australian Grand PrixMotoGP - Phillip Island - Bridgestone engineer with Repsol Hondas Casey StonerRepsol Honda’s Casey Stoner took his sixth consecutive victory at Phillip Island ahead of newly-crowned World Champion Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo in second place, while Monster Yamaha Tech 3’s Cal Crutchlow completed the podium in third place. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 28

Stoner makes it six in a row at Phillip Island

Round 17: Australian Grand Prix – Race

MotoGP - 2012 Phillip Island MotoGP Race Winner Casey StonerMotoGP - 2012 MotoGP World Champion Jorge LorenzoRepsol Honda’s Casey Stoner took his sixth consecutive victory at Phillip Island in a dominating display as Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo claimed the 2012™ MotoGP championship after finishing second in the Australian Grand Prix.

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Oct 27

Stoner seizes pole position at Phillip Island

 Once again Stoner was the only rider to lap in the 1’29 bracket today

MotoGP - Casey Stoner 2012 Phillip Island MotoGP QPMotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo 2012 Phillip Island MotoGP QPCasey Stoner further enhanced his reputation as ‘King of the Island’ after slinging his Repsol Honda RC213V around the Phillip Island circuit in a time of 1’29.623 in Qualifying to seize pole position for tomorrow’s Australian Grand Prix.

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Oct 26

Stoner on record pace on first day at Phillip Island

Stoner was fastest in both practice sessions but his best lap in FP2

MotoGP - Dani Pedrosa 2012 Phillip Island MotoGP FP2MotoGP - Casey Stoner 2012 Phillip Island MotoGP FP2Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner kicked off his final MotoGP™ appearance at his home circuit in spectacular fashion by setting a scorching lap of 1’29.999 in the second free practice session at Phillip Island.

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Oct 23

Sepang MotoGP™ debrief with Masao Azuma

Track conditions varied greatly over the weekend, with riders experiencing from fully wet to fully dry

MotoGP - Start of the 2012 Malaysian Grand PrixMotoGP - Bridgestone engineers in the Repsol Honda boxThis year’s Malaysian Grand Prix was affected by an intense tropical downpour that resulted in the race being red-flagged after thirteen laps. Repsol’s Honda Dani Pedrosa claimed victory at a soaked Sepang ahead Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo in second place and teammate Casey Stoner who finished third. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Stoner’s soft approach leads to Laguna Seca victory

Round 10: United States Grand Prix – Race

MotoGP logoMotoGP - 2012 Laguna Seca MotoGP Race Winner Casey StonerRepsol Honda’s Casey Stoner once again claimed a come-from-behind win at Laguna Seca to claw back valuable points in the MotoGP™ championship battle.

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Jul 15

Lorenzo extends championship lead with convincing win at Mugello (+result)

In a hard-fought MotoGP™ race at the Gran Premio d’Italia TIM at Mugello

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo 2012 Mugello MotoGP QPMugello Circuit logoIt was Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo who stormed to a dominant victory ahead of Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Dovizioso.  Repsol Honda Team’s Dani Pedrosa led into turn one, however Lorenzo got past into the lead within a few bends, as the grid diced for positions in the early stages. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

Pedrosa makes it three wins in a row at Sachsenring

Round 8: German Grand Prix – Race

MotoGP - 2012 Sachsenring MotoGP Race Winner Dani PedrosaMotoGP logoRepsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa was victorious at today’s German Grand Prix to secure his third consecutive triumph at Sachsenring and strengthen his position in the MotoGP™ championship standings.

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Jul 07

Stoner fastest in soaked Sachsenring qualifying

Round 8: German Grand Prix – Qualifying Practice

MotoGP - Ben Spies 2012 Sachsenring MotoGP QPMotoGP - Casey Stoner 2012 Sachsenring MotoGP QPRepsol Honda’s Casey Stoner will start on pole position for tomorrow’s German Grand Prix after the reigning champion was quickest in a thrilling qualifying session in which seven riders battled for the top spot all the way until the end of the session.

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Jun 30

Stoner soars to victory at Assen

Round 7: Dutch TT – Race

MotoGP - Casey Stoner 2012 Assen MotoGP Race WinnerMotoGP - Danny Webb - Mahindra RacingCasey Stoner capped off an impressive weekend for the Repsol Honda team to take his third win of the season ahead of teammate Dani Pedrosa at today’s Dutch TT at Assen.

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Jun 29

Last minute dash sees Stoner take pole at Assen

Round 7: Dutch TT – Qualifying 

MotoGP - Casey Stoner 2012 Assen MotoGP QPMotoGP - Dani Pedrosa 2012 Assen MotoGP QPRepsol Honda’s Casey Stoner set a scorching lap time of 1:33.713 right at the end of a rain-interrupted qualifying session to claim pole position for tomorrow’s Dutch TT at Assen.

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Jun 20

British MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

For the first time, the new specification front slick was available to riders in more than one compound option at Silverstone.

MotoGP - Bridgestone engineers with the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 M1 of Cal CrutchlowMotoGP - Ben Spies leads into the first corner of the British Grand PrixLast weekend’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone was a thrilling encounter where Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo claimed his third MotoGP™ win in a row ahead of the Repsol Honda duo of Casey Stoner and Dani Pedrosa who placed second and third respectively.

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Jun 17

Relentless Lorenzo rules British Grand Prix at Silverstone

Round 6: British MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo 2012 Silverstone MotoGP Race Winner on podiumMotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo 2012 Silverstone MotoGP Race WinnerYamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo put in a masterful display at Silverstone to win the British Grand Prix for his third consecutive MotoGP™ victory.

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Jun 16

Brilliant Bautista takes first ever MotoGP™ pole at Silverstone

Round 6: British MotoGP™ – Qualifying Practice

MotoGP - Ben Spies 2012 Silverstone MotoGP QPMotoGP - Alvaro Bautista 2012 Silverstone MotoGP QPAlvaro Bautista will start on pole position for the first time ever in a MotoGP™ race after the San Carlo Honda Gresini rider set a time of 2:03.303 in an action packed qualifying session at Silverstone.

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Jun 15

Stoner sets the pace in squally Silverstone practice

Round 6: British MotoGP™ – Free Practice One and Two

MotoGP - Casey Stoner 2012 Silverstone MotoGP FP1MotoGP - Ben Spies 2012 Silverstone MotoGP FP2In a day that saw sun, wind and rain descend upon the Silverstone circuit, Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner set a time of 2:04.791 on a dry track in FP2 to finish just ahead of Yamaha Factory Racing’s Ben Spies.

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May 29

Bridgestone MotoGP™ round 5 preview

Jorge Lorenzo to defend point lead againts Casey Stoner at home at Circuit de Catalunya

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo leads the way in a wet French GPMotoGP logoThe technical layout of the Circuit de Catalunya, the venue for round five of the 2012 MotoGP™ World Championship, is one of the toughest on the calendar for Bridgestone’s MotoGP™ tyres and has produced many memorable races over the years. Read the rest of this entry »

May 08

Estoril MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

Round 3: Portuguese MotoGP™ – Post-race debrief

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo chasing race winner Casey StonerMotoGP - Ducati Team mechanic fitting Bridgestone rear tyre to Nicky Haydens GP12Portugal’s Circuito do Estoril hosted round three of the 2012 MotoGP™ championship with Sunday’s race seeing defending champion Casey Stoner steer his Repsol Honda RC213V to a first ever victory at the circuit.

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May 06

MotoGP : Determined Stoner takes first win at Estoril (updated)

Round 3: Portuguese MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - 2012 Estoril MotoGP Race Winner Casey StonerMotoGP logoRepsol Honda’s Casey Stoner has now won a MotoGP™ race at every circuit on the calendar after the Australian took his second successive victory in a strong performance at Estoril.

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