Category Archive: Bikes

Sep 01

British MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

Last Sunday’s British Grand Prix was the first completely wet race since the 2013 French Grand Prix

MotoGP - Start of the 2015 British Grand Prix The 2015 British Grand Prix was won in dramatic style by Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi who mastered the wet conditions at Silverstone to win ahead of Danilo Petrucci and Andrea Dovizioso. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Rossi reigns in the rain to claim brilliant British Grand Prix victory

Round 12: British MotoGP™ race report

MotoGP - Valentino Rossi - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - British MotoGP race winner A late change in the weather set the scene for a dramatic British Grand Prix and in the first wet race of the MotoGP™ season it was Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi who took a brilliant victory ahead of the Ducati duo of Danilo Petrucci and Andrea Dovizioso. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Max Nagl returns to form in Assen

FIM Motocross World Championship, Round 16

In only his second event back racing following injury Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Max Nagl rounded out the GP of The Netherlands with a highly positive sixth overall MXGP class result. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 29

Marquez smashes Silverstone lap record to seize British Grand Prix pole position

Round 12: British MotoGP™ – Qualifying

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda Team - British MotoGP FP4 Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez smashed his own Silverstone Circuit Best Lap record to claim his sixth pole position of the MotoGP season ahead of Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo and his Honda teammate Dani Pedrosa.

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Aug 28

Lorenzo sets the benchmark in British Grand Prix Free Practice

Round 12: British MotoGP™ – Free Practice 1&2

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - British MotoGP FP2Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo was the benchmark on the opening day of action at the British Grand Prix, the current championship leader setting a time of 2’02.338 in this afternoon’s Free Practice 2 session. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 25

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Silverstone preview

Bridgestone MotoGP™ round 12 preview 

MotoGP logo Silverstone in the United Kingdom plays host to round twelve of the 2015 MotoGP™ World Championship, the circuit’s combination of a fast average speed and cool temperatures placing significant demand on tyres. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

Nagls return marked by qualifying race win

FIM Motocross World Championship Round 15

After a short, three-week summer break the 15th round of the 2015 FIM Motocross World Championship took place at the sandy track of Mantova in northern Italy where the GP of Lombardia (ITA) marked the return to action of Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Max Nagl. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 18

Le Mans winner and F1 star Nico Hülkenberg to race at ROC 2015 in London

The German will now make his ROC debut and partner four-time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel for Team Germany

Race Of Champions logo2015 Le Mans 24 Hours winner Nico Hülkenberg has signed up for the Race Of Champions at London’s former Olympic Stadium on November 20-21. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 18

Shell confirmed as Title Sponsor of Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix

Penultimate round of the MotoGP™ World Championship

Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand PrixShell is pleased to confirm it has renewed its title sponsorship of the Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix, having reached an agreement with Dorna Sports, the MotoGP™ rights holder, to support the FIM MotoGP World Championship and the Sepang International Circuit’s hosting of the Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix for the 2015 and 2016 championship seasons. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 18

Czech Republic MotoGP debrief with Masao Azuma

Many riders mentioned how poor the grip level was at Brno this year, particularly in hot conditions

MotoGP - Start of the 2015 Czech Republic Grand PrixMovistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo was in complete control during last Sunday’s Czech Republic Grand Prix, the Spaniard winning ahead of Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

On his second visit to the legendary Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Double Sportbike podium for Young at CSBK 2015 finale

Double Sportbike Podium for Ben Young at CSBK 2015 FinaleIn only his second visit to the legendary Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Thornbury Ont.’s Ben Young battled hard to bring home a third and A second place finish aboard his #86 Hindle Exhaust Yamaha YZF-R6 in spectacular fashion. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Kawasaki Ninja series makes exciting debut at CTMP

The new series features identically modified Ninja 300 sport bikes

The debut of the Kawasaki Ninja 300 Race Series produced a pair of dramatic, down-to-the-wire battles at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Saturday and Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 16

Szoke completes perfect Mopar CSBK season at CTMP

“It’s one thing to win a race; it’s another thing to win a perfect season” – Szoke

Jordan Szoke Photo by Bob Szoke CSBKJordan Szoke was in seventh heaven following the final round of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 16

Lorenzo hammers out fifth victory of the year at the Czech Republic Grand Prix

Round 11: Czech Republic MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Czech Republic MotoGP race winnerPole-sitter Jorge Lorenzo led from start to the finish to take his fifth victory of the year at the Czech Republic Grand Prix, the result meaning the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider now has equal championship points as his teammate Valentino Rossi. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 15

Szoke clinches 10th title and stays perfect at CTMP

“I love coming here” – Szoke

2015-06-27_0047Jordan Szoke clinched his 10th Canadian Superbike title and kept his bid for a perfect season intact by winning the sixth round of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 15

Brno lap record demolished as Lorenzo takes pole position in Czech Republic

Round 11: Czech Republic MotoGP™ – Qualifying

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Czech Republic MotoGP FP4Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo cut half a second from the previous Brno Circuit Best Lap record to claim pole position for the Czech Republic Grand Prix ahead of his main championship rivals Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 14

Ethridge puts in the time prior to Mopar CSBK finale

“I did it to get some track knowledge” – Ethridg

Mopar CSBK logoPreparation means everything in motorsport, and Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship newcomer Billy Ethridge was not leaving anything to chance on Friday’s first day of action for the season-ending series doubleheader at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.
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Aug 14

Lorenzo sets searing practice pace in boiling conditions at Brno

Round 11: Czech Republic MotoGP™ – Free Practice 1&2

imageLorenzo led the opening day of action at the Czech Republic Grand Prix, the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider setting the quickest time in the morning Free Practice 1 session to end the day just 0.014 seconds ahead of Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez on combined times. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 14

At the very limit – the freestyle show of Alexey Kolesnikov

To push the envelope and take oneself to the very limit

For a DTM driver battling it out with his rivals and wanting to stand his ground in the series, doing so is a must.  Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 13

Szoke goes for a “perfect 10” at Mopar CSBK finale

Two weeks after claiming a milestone 50th all-time national Superbike win at Atlantic Motorsport Park

2015-06-27_0201Jordan Szoke will try to keep one more date with history as the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship concludes its 2015 season at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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