Tag Archive: Cal Crutchlow

Aug 25

#BritishGP: Crutchlow flies the flag on home turf

Octo British Grand Prix – Brit fastest on Friday – ahead of Rossi and Viñales

BritishGP Crutchlow flies the flag on home turfCal Crutchlow (LCR Honda) topped the timesheets on Day 1 of the Octo British Grand Prix, two tenths ahead of the first of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP duo – with nine-time World Champion Valentino Rossi heading teammate Maverick Viñales, last year’s winner. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 05

The Samurai strikes back: Pedrosa unstoppable on Day 1

Repsol Honda rider tops wet FP1 and dry FP2 on the first day of action in the #SpanishGP

Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) topped a wet FP1 in the Red Bull Gran Premio de España, before conditions improved dramatically for a dry FP2 with the same name at the top.

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May 05

Pedrosa fastest in FP1 as rain hits Jerez

Repsol Honda Team rider tops the timesheets in FP1 at home

Jorge Lorenzo (Ducati Team) was quickest out the blocks in a wet on a run of red sectors and laps, but it was Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) who topped the session by the flag – by only 0.002 from LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow.

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Oct 23

Keep Cal and Carry On: Crutchlow takes an Island classic

Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

MotoGP - 1st Independent Team Rider Cal Crutchlow (GBR) Marquez crashes, Rossi storms through the field – but Crutchlow remains uncatchable. Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda) took a stunning second GP win at Phillip Island, as the Brit kept calm and kept his gap at the front ahead of P2 finisher Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP), with Team Suzuki Ecstar’s Maverick Viñales completing the podium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 21

Rain Stops Play: Crutchlow top in Phillip Island washout

Michelin® Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix

MotoGP - Cal Crutchlow Torrential conditions in Australia see second practice cut short and Cal Crutchlow taking the honour of fastest on Friday Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 04

Maverick rules Silverstone for a stunning maiden win

The year of history-making continues as Viñales takes an incredible first victory in the British GP

2016-09-04-0073 Maverick Viñales (Team Suzuki Ecstar) has taken a historic first win for Suzuki since their return to the championship, as the 2013 Moto3™ world champion was in a class of his own at the Octo British Grand Prix to become the seventh winner so far in 2016.

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Sep 03

Crutchlow takes stunning Silverstone pole

Wet weather fairytale continues for the Brno winner – as Marquez crashes out

2016-09-04-0101 Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda) has taken an incredible home pole position at the Octo British Grand Prix, as the Brit kept his stunning wet weather form from the Czech GP running and took only his third career pole.

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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