Tag Archive: Motorsport Tyre Development Division

Oct 04

Japan Grand Prix debrief with Hirohide Hamashima

 Round 15: Japan GP – Post-race debrief

BridgestoneBridgestone Moto Tyres Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix was a dramatic event with three riders penalised for jump-starts and being given ride-through penalties, five riders crashing out in separate incidents and another four recovering and rejoining after running off-track. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 01

Motegi pole for Stoner with new outright lap record (+result)

Round 15: Japanese GP – Qualifying Twin Ring Motegi
Repsol Honda logoMotoGP - Dani Pedrosa, Repsol Honda TeamRepsol Honda’s Casey Stoner secured his fourth consecutive pole position at Motegi today with a stunning penultimate lap to set a new outright circuit record, beating the previous best of 1m 45.543s by almost 0.3seconds. Read the rest of this entry »