Tag Archive: Cal Crutchlow

Aug 21

Crutchlow charges through to make history

Number 35 takes the first British win in 35 years – and the second independent team win of the season

Cal Crutchlow After a torrential Moto2™ race at the Automotodrom Brno, it was the turn of the MotoGP™ machines to head out as the rain was just starting to stop – leaving the prospect of a flag-to-flag hanging over the race.

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Jun 06

Cal Crutchlow concludes post-race Barcelona test on top

Official MotoGP Test Barcelona-Catalunya

Official MotoGP Test Barcelona-Catalunya The FIM MotoGP™ World Championship had their second in-season test of 2016, Crutchlow ending as the fastest rider of the day.

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Jun 03

New track configuration and new time schedule

Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya

MotoGP™ championship remembers Luis SalomAs agreed with Luis Salom’s family, the riders, teams and the Safety Commission, it has been decided that the Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya is to go ahead. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 30

Crutchlow looking forward to first 2015 test

The Englishman gave motogp.com an update on what he has been up to over the last three months

Crutchlow looking forward to first 2015 testOne of CWM LCR Honda’s two new riders for 2015, Cal Crutchlow has been training in the U.S. over the winter break to prepare for the forthcoming season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 09

Bridgestone reviews the MotoGP™ test at Argentina’s Circuito Termas de Rio Hondo

Bridgestone was able to gather valuable tyre performance data

MotoGP - Bridgestone BATTLAX MotoGP slick tyreLast week MotoGP™ riders took to Argentina’s Circuito Termas de Rio Hondo for the first time, with Monster Yamaha Tech3’s Cal Crutchlow, LCR Honda’s Stefan Bradl, GO & FUN Honda Gresini’s Alvaro Bautista and Avintia Blusens’ Hector Barbera all putting rubber to tarmac in an important fact-finding mission for the teams and Bridgestone, the Official Tyre Supplier to the series.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

French MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

The riders were met with extremely challenging conditions at Le Mans

MotoGP - MotoGP riders entering S du Garage Bleu during French Grand PrixRepsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa won a wet and wild French Grand Prix ahead of second-placed Cal Crutchlow on the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 M1 and teammate Marc Marquez who was third. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 21

Marquez becomes youngest ever premier class winner at Americas MotoGP™

Round 2: Americas MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - 2013 Americas MotoGP race winnerRepsol Honda’s Marc Marquez emerged victorious from a race-long battle with his teammate Dani Pedrosa at Circuit of the Americas to become the youngest ever race winner in the premier class of Grand Prix racing Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 20

Marquez achieves career-first pole position

On only his second MotoGP™ race weekend

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - 2013 Americas MotoGP FP220-year-old Marc Marquez has achieved pole position for the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 25

Crutchlow in command at Jerez MotoGP test

Circuito de Jerez, Monday 25 March 2013

MotoGP - Cal Crutchlow - Monster Yamaha Tech 3Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rider Cal Crutchlow capped off an impressive pre-season by topping the timesheet at Jerez during a late flurry of activity on the final day of testing.

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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 »

Sep 29

Lorenzo lands on pole position at Aragon (+result)

 In round 14 at  Aragon Grand Prix 

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo 2012 Misano MotoGP QPAragon GP Moto logoJorge Lorenzo rode his Yamaha Factory Racing M1 to pole position today at Aragon, the Spaniard’s time of 1’49.404 placing him in an ideal position to fight for a seventh win of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 29

Brno MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

Brno was the first time this season we saw every rider on the grid select the same tyre combination for the race

MotoGP - Bridgestone engineer recording tyre dataMotoGP - MotoGP podium at the Czech Republic Grand PrixLast Sunday’s Czech Republic Grand Prix was won by Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa who engaged in a thrilling last lap duel with Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo who finished second, while Cal Crutchlow’s scored his first ever MotoGP™ podium as he rode the Monster Yamaha Tech3 M1 to third place.

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Oct 29

International team to enter British Supersport Championship

Adding to the global appeal of the series

Motodex logoMelissa Paris  MotodexA brand new two-rider international team will be entering the British Supersport Championship in 2012. MotoDex Performance First Yamaha is a British-owned and run company based in Bavaria, Germany and Managing Director Tony Dexter has sponsored Gearlink Kawasaki in recent seasons. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Second pole for Simoncelli after tricky day at Assen (+result)

Round 7: Dutch TT – Qualifying at TT Assen Circuit

MotoGP -  San Carlo Honda Gresini - Marco SimoncelliSan Carlo Honda Gresini logoSan Carlo Honda Gresini’s Marco Simoncelli will start tomorrow’s Dutch TT from pole position, his second in the premier class, after a strong performance in a dry qualifying session saw him set his fifth successive front row start.

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Dec 25

Ben Spies: No excuses next year

Ben Spies has one main goal for 2011 – his first MotoGP win

Ben Spies Magny Cours 091003MotoGPBen Spies is targeting nothing less than his first MotoGP race victory next season, when the 2010 Rookie of the Year will step up to the factory Yamaha team. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 06

MOTOGP: Crutchlow: Time is lacking – but I’m a fast learner

Britain’s sole representative in the MotoGP field in 2011

Cal Crutchlow 09-2010MotoGPTech 3 Yamaha rookie Cal Crutchlow admits that a number of factors are against him heading into the campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 27

Rea: Honda have exciting plans for me

Plans that could include graduation to MotoGP…

Ten Kate World Superbike Championship star Jonathan Rea alludes to ‘really exciting’ plans for him with Honda in 2012 – plans that could include graduation to MotoGP… Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 01

Ben Spies injury update

“My intention is to go to Valencia and race and hopefully do the test too” – Ben Spies

Ben Spies is hopeful of riding in next weekend’s Valencia MotoGP season finale, and the following post-race test, despite dislocating his ankle in a sighting lap crash at Estoril on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 06

WSBK: Rea and Haga share the wins (+results & standings)

As Haslam and Biaggi battle on

Jonathan Rea (Hannspree Ten Kate Honda) and Noriyuki Haga (Ducati Xerox) each got back to winning ways this weekend in front of a 45,000 crowd at the Nurburgring, as Rea posted his fourth and Haga his second win of the 2010 championship campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

Crutchlow leads the madding crowd at sun-kissed Misano (+result)

After the first day of intense practice action at a warm and sunny Misano circuit

Yamaha Sterilgarda rider Cal Crutchlow heads the qualifying sheets with a 1’36.288, putting him narrowly ahead of Troy Corser (BMW Motorrad Motorsport). Late in the hour-long session Crutchlow ran off track trying to go even faster, but did not fall. Read the rest of this entry »

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