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Dec 12

Energica to supply motorcycles for FIM Moto-e World Cup

Italian innovator Energica will be the single manufacturer for the FIM Moto-e World Cup when engines switch on in 2019

Image resultThe FIM Moto-e World Cup is becoming a reality in 2019, ushering in the beginning of a new era for two-wheeled motorsport: competition on electric motorcycles. Dorna is delighted to announce that the supplier for this new and exciting prospect will be Italian innovator Energica. The model that will be used by teams in the new competition will be a tuned version of Energica Ego. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 29

Dunlop to remain tyre supplier to Moto2™ and Moto3™ until 2020

The FIM Moto2™ and Moto3™ World Championships will continue racing on Dunlop tyres

Dunlop extends contract as Official Tyre Supplier to Moto2™ and Moto3™ Three-year contract extension sees the classic marque remain sole tyre supplier to the lightweight and intermediate classes until at least 2020. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 28

Rossi debuts stunning winter test helmet at Sepang

Huichol style for the ‘Doctor’ in the 2018 preseason

Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) has taken inspiration from Huichol art for his 2018 winter testing helmet design, first set to be used at a private test for Yamaha at Sepang underway soon. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 28

MotoGP™ and Milestone to race together until 2021

World leader in development remains MotoGP videogame partner for a further four years

MotoGP logoMotoGP™ and Milestone have signed a contract renewal for the Italian developer to retain the licensing for the Official MotoGP™ videogame until at least December 2021. Extending an important partnership that began in 2012, this new agreement once again covers all console and PC platforms – making sure fans of MotoGP™ can race in the world’s fastest motorcycle racing Championship on the platform of their choice.
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Nov 27

FIM Gala: 2017 World Champions awarded in Andorra

Annual gala toasts the best of the season on two wheels

FIM Gala: 2017 World Champions awarded in AndorraEurope’s highest capital city was the host this season for the prestigious FIM Gala, with Champions from all disciplines on two wheels gathering together in Andorra La Vella to celebrate another stunning season of racing. More than 30 FIM World Champions were once again present in 2017 – making a surefire night to remember. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 24

Dovizioso lays down a marker on Day 2 at Jerez

Italian fastest on the second day in southern Spain – followed by Crutchlow and Lorenzo

Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso was the quickest man on track on Day 2 of the private Jerez test and his day ended early, much like the Valencia test, after the Italian got through the planned programme. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

The reigning Champion has won the award for the top premier class qualifier every season he has been in MotoGP  

Five BMW M Awards in a row for Marquez

Marquez receiving the BMW M Award as the fastest qualifier once againThe record holder continued his winning streak in the BMW M Award in 2017: Marc Márquez (Repsol Honda Team) was the fastest qualifier in MotoGP™ once again this season, something that saw him clinch the coveted BMW M award for the fifth time in a row.

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Nov 15

Racing Together 1949-2016: book now available for pre-order

Commemorating 25 years of the collaboration between FIM, IRTA, the MSMA and Dorna

Racing Together: 1949-2016 TeaserThe long-awaited story of the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship, Racing Together 1949-2016 is now available for pre-order online through Evro Publishing.

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Nov 14

Viñales, Zarco, Marquez top on Day 1

Valencia MotoGP Official Test – Day 1

Yamaha top timesheets, with the newly-crowned Champion close behind in P3. It was a slow start to action at Valencia as sunny skies hid cool air temperatures, but the engines soon fired up to full speed once the first forays had been made. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 14

2018 starts in…10 minutes!

Valencia Official MotoGP Test – Day 1

MotoGP logoEngines on as the Circuit Ricardo Tormo hosts the first test of the new season. Following a dramatic #FinalShowdown on Sunday that saw Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) take his sixth World Championship, the dust is allowed to settle for one day only – with action then beginning again on Tuesday at 10:00am (GMT +1) for the first two-day test for 2018.

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Nov 13

MotoGP™ engines get revved up for new Tissot chronographs

This year’s Official MotoGP Collection comprises three Tissot T-Race MotoGP 2018 watches

Another exciting season of fast-paced and breath-taking performances is coming to an end, but the awesome 2017 season has inspired a new collection of dedicated MotoGP™ watches.

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Nov 12

Goodbye 2017: FIM Awards Ceremony closes the MotoGP™ season

The curtain comes down on another stunning and record-breaking season

After another three stunning races on Sunday at the Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana, the FIM Awards ceremony brought the incredible 2017 season to a close – with Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team), Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) and Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) taking top billing, and Marquez receiving his MotoGP™ World Champion trophy after taking the title earlier in the day in a dramatic final race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

#BIG6: Marquez crowned record-breaking 2017 Champion (updated)

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

The rider from Cervera takes his sixth world title and fourth premier class crown, becoming the youngest to achieve the feat. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

FIM MotoGP™ World Championship Provisional 2018 Calendar – Updated

Sunday Guide for the Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

The provisional 2018 MotoGP™ calendar has been released and updated, giving fans a first glimpse at where – and when – each of the races next season will take place. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 11

Silverstone Circuit confirmed to host British Grand Prix for the next 3 years

The 2018 event will take place over the weekend of the 24 – 26 August

Silverstone confirmed to host British GP for 3 more yearsDorna Sports is pleased to announce that Silverstone Circuit will continue to host the British round of the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship for the next three years. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 11

Crowning the Champion: the world’s first MotoGP™ eSport title

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

Crowning the first MotoGP™ eSport ChampionTaking the crown and the car, ‘TRASTEVERE73’ makes eSport history. In an outstanding display of gaming skill, the inaugural MotoGP™ eSport Championship was claimed by ‘TRASTEVERE73’ of Italy, over 10 intense laps of the Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia, Spain. With nerves of steel, the world’s fastest rider on MotoGP™17 outplayed seven other finalists for the perfect win. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 10

#FinalShowdown: Lorenzo leads, Dovi third and Marquez sixth

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

Ducati P1 – but with the premier class’ most successful rider at the track, Lorenzo, as the title rivals take P3 and P6.

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Nov 10

‘Racing Together 1949-2016’ book and documentary presented in Valencia

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

‘Racing Together 1949-2016’ book and documentary presented in ValenciaBook and documentary film celebrating 25 years of collaboration between the FIM, IRTA, the MSMA and Dorna revealed in Cheste. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 10

MotoGP™ eSport Championship Grand Final: Tv And Online Streaming

The investment in the Grand Final will further strengthen the connection with a broader audience of MotoGP™ enthusiasts the world over

MotoGP™ eSport Championship logoAs the qualifying players for the 2017 MotoGP™ eSport Championship prepare for the showdown, motorsport and gaming fans the world over will have the opportunity to witness history in the making as the inaugural competition reaches its climax during the Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 10

Dorna Sports appoints Nicolas Goubert as FIM Moto-e World Cup Executive Director

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

Goubert announced as FIM Moto-e World Cup Executive DirectorDorna Sports is pleased to appoint Nicolas Goubert as executive director of the upcoming electric motorcycle championship, the FIM Moto-e World Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

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