Tag Archive: Nicky Hayden

Jun 03

Valentino Rossi and Andrea Iannone dedicate their helmets to two grand sporting champions

Designer Aldo Drudi transforms their heartfelt tributes to the late Nicky Hayden and to Italy into art

Valentino Rossi and Andrea Iannone dedicate their helmets to two grand sporting championsIn what has now become a tradition, the AGV Pista GP R helmets of Rossi and Iannone for the Saturday morning qualifying sessions for the Italian Motorcycle Grand Prix held in Mugello, sport special celebratory designs.  Read the rest of this entry »

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May 26

Donington Park to host off track action

Fans will be treated to unique entertainment during an emotional weekend

As the paddock heads to the iconic British circuit of Donington Park for the Pata UK Round, fans will have the chance to participate in many off track activities to fill the day once the racing is over. However following the tragic news of the late Nicky Hayden, who sadly passed away earlier this week, the activities will be taking a subdue tone.

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May 23

Words of a Champion: Nicky Hayden on…

MotoGP™ Legend on riding, winning, competing, and much more

A 2016 interview with Nicky Hayden. Words of the 2006 MotoGP™ World Champion on: …his first memory on a bike…

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May 22

Remembering Nicky Hayden

Bidding farewell to a true Champion, on and off track

Remembering Nicky HaydenMotoGP™ Legend Nicky Hayden sadly passed away on Monday evening, after the American was involved in a collision with a car whilst cycling on the Riviera di Rimini last week.

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May 22

2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden has tragically died from injuries sustained in a road traffic accident last Wednesday

Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies from injuries

Nicky Hayden has diedThe 35-year-old American, who switched to the World Superbike Championship in 2015 but made two final MotoGP appearances last season, was hit by a car while training on his bicycle at around 2pm near the Misano circuit in Rimini, Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 20

Update on Nicky Hayden

Condition remains the same for the Red Bull Honda World…

Update at 11:00 CET, Saturday: Nicky Hayden’s condition remains extremely serious. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 13

Nicky Hayden Exclusive: ‘The plan is to ride the new bike in Jerez’

The Kentucky Kid hopes to be fully fit for Phillip Island

Ending his first season in the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship with a strong top five finish in the championship standings, Nicky Hayden will take what he learnt in 2016 and progress forward on the new Honda CBR1000RR. In an exclusive interview, Hayden explains he is hoping to test the new 2017 model at the test in Jerez in two weeks time, the 2006 MotoGP™ champion is looking forward to this season, once he can put his knee injury sustained over the winter behind him. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Hayden to replace Miller at #AragonGP

Former MotoGP™ World Champion and current World Superbike front-runner Nicky Hayden replaces injured Jack Miller in Aragon

http://photos.motogp.com/2016/09/19/click.big.jpgHayden will ride Miller’s Honda RC213V machine in this weekend’s 23-lap MotoGP™ encounter at the 5.1km Motorland Aragon track, which hosts round 14 of the World Championship.

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Aug 02

Bradl Joins Hayden at Honda for 2017

MotoGP rider set to join Ten Kate squad to partner Nicky Hayden

2011 Moto2 World Champion Stefan Bradl is set to replace 2014 WorldSSP Champion Michael van der Mark at Honda World Superbike Team, with the German confirmed to ride alongside 2006 MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden in the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 09

WSBK: Rea reigns at Laguna Seca as Hayden hits the podium at home

Rea eventually crossed the line over a second clear to take his first victory at the US track

WSBK - Rea reigns at Laguna Seca as Hayden hits the podium at home Jonathan Rea has taken his first ever victory at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, beating teammate Tom Sykes into P2 with Nicky Hayden coming through under pressure to take the final spot on the rostrum. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 17

WSBK: Misano day 1, Hayden fastest on Friday

Entry to Tissot-Superpole 2 decided as American legend leads the way

WSBK - Misano day 1, Hayden fastest on Friday The first day of track action at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli saw Kentucky Kid Nicky Hayden set the fastest lap of the day, as the American WorldSBK rookie put his Honda at the top of the timesheets. Misano veteran Hayden headed fellow WorldSBK rookie Markus Reiterberger in P2 in an impressive showing for Althea BMW, ahead of KRT rider Tom Sykes – the man who has been on pole for the last 4 weekends at Misano. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 15

Spectacular Hayden wins in the wet (updated)

Kentucky Kid takes his first ever WorldSBK victory in stunning wet weather display

Spectacular Hayden wins in the wet Honda World Superbike Team rider Nicky Hayden crossed the line in Sepang on Sunday to take his first ever win in World Superbike. The American, a rookie in the class, took off from the pack in a supreme display of speed and control in difficult conditions. Ducati’s Davide Giugliano came home second after a late charge, ahead of reigning Champion Jonathan Rea. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 13

WSBK: Sepang Day 1 – Savadori fastest on Friday (updated)

Rookie tops the timesheets as Sykes heads to Tissot-Superpole 1

Aprilia rider Lorenzo Savadori took the top spot on Day 1 in Malaysia IodaRacing rider Lorenzo Savadori went quickest on Friday at Sepang International Circuit, beating Honda’s Nicky Hayden to the top spot by just over two tenths of a second in the final minutes of the second practice session. Kawasaki rider Tom Sykes finds himself outside the top ten on Day 1 and heading through Tissot-Superpole 1 after heading the field in the morning. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 16

#DutchWorldSBK Race 1: He Who Dares: Rea takes Race 1 as Assen hosts a modern classic (updated²)

Rea takes the victory, Davies stays close, and Hayden hits the podium

Kawasaki rider Jonathan Rea has won Race 1 at the TT Circuit Assen as he cements his place as second most successful rider at the Dutch track. Chaz Davies took a well-fought P2, and Honda rider and MotoGP Legend Nicky Hayden got to the WorldSBK podium for the first time. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 25

Life’s a beach!

Phillip Island Pre-Event is the first victory of the year for class of 2016

WSBK - Phillip Island 2016 The WorldSBK paddock was today welcomed to Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit by owner Fergus Cameron, inaugurating what is to surely be another fantastic season of racing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 27

Confidence boost for Hayden and van der Mark after final European test at Jerez

Hayden once again completed an impressive number of laps

Honda-WSBK - Confidence boost for Hayden and van der Mark after final European test at Jerez The last pre-season private test has come to an end for the Honda World Superbike Team, who now head confidently towards the start of the 2016 FIM Superbike World Championship campaign.

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Jan 27

Sykes Fastest on Day 1

Kawasaki top the timings after first day on track in Jerez

2013 World Champion Tom Sykes was fastest on Day 1 of the Jerez test, with Chaz Davies piloting his Ducati 1199 Panigale R second fastest by the end of the day, just over a tenth and a half behind. Reigning champion Jonathan Rea ended the day third, just ahead of new Kentucky kid on the block, Honda’s Nicky Hayden. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 27

Honda WSBK enters winter break after successful test at Jerez

This was the last outing of the year for the Dutch-based outfit before the start of the testing ban

Honda WSBK enters winter break after successful test at Jerez The Honda World Superbike Team completed a three-day test at Circuito de Jerez today in readiness for the 2016 FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Oct 08

Hayden to make WorldSBK switch with Honda

The American to join confirmed rider Michael van der Mark.

Honda has today announced the team that will spearhead its campaign in the 2016 World Superbike championship on the CBR1000RR Fireblade SP. Current rider Michael van der Mark will be joined in the team by former MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 03

Nicky Hayden on who could be the next US MotoGP™ star

Drive M7 Aspar Racings Nicky Hayden, the 2006 MotoGP™ Champion, recently caught up with motoamerica.com for a quick chat.

Nicky Hayden on who could be the next US MotoGP™ starYou spent much of the off-season riding dirt bikes. Following last year’s surgery to remove several bones, how is your wrist? Have strength and range of motion improved? Read the rest of this entry »

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