MotoGP

The shock transformation of MotoGP's new marked man - MotoGP

Although the Valencia finale provided a fittingly dramatic conclusion to this most exceptional of MotoGP seasons, it wasn't quite the fairytale …

Motorcycles

2018 Qatar Schedule To Undergo Radical Shake Up - MotoGP Only Class To Race At Night | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

The time schedule for the 2018 round of MotoGP at Qatar is to undergo a radical shake up. As we have previously reported, from next season, the time …

Motorsport

Former MotoGP winner Spies considers comeback to racing

One-time MotoGP race winner Ben Spies says he is considering a comeback to racing – but admits having had four years on the sidelines means any …

Motorsport

Morbidelli on MotoGP power: It’s fantastic!

Even for the laidback, easygoing Franco Morbidelli, the power available when piloting a MotoGP machine was enough to elicit a reaction: “It’s …

Emotions

PICS: Lowes, Kent, Barbera test for 2018 teams

After completing the 2017 MotoGP season with Aprilia at Valencia, Sam Lowes began a new chapter in his career with a KTM Moto2 debut at a private …

Motorcycles

Jerez Moto2 & Moto3 Test Press Releases | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after the two-day test at Jerez:<p><b>Oliveira and Binder start 2018 preseason with strong showing</b><p>Red Bull …

Auto Racing

Dovizioso's one wish for 2018 Ducati…

Having finished as MotoGP title runner-up during a stellar 2017 season with Ducati, Andrea Dovizioso thinks he needs just one small improvement to be …

Motorcycles

#inthisyear2017

Posted in Bikes, Racing<p><b>Impressive, magnificent, and a whole host of other superlatives – that’s the kind of thing you’d have heard when talk turned</b> …

Motorcycles

Rossi Viñales talk Valencia testing

Rossi & Viñales talk Valencia testing<p>Movistar Yamaha thoughts following two days back on track at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo<p>Tags , , , , , ,<p>Movistar …

Motorcycles

Marquez, Pedrosa, Zarco: the three fastest in Valencia Day 2

The reigning Champion quickest out the blocks for 2018<p>Tags , , ,<p>Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez followed up his sixth world title win on Sunday by …

Motorcycle Racing

Valencia MotoGP Test Wrap Up: | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

The moment the bikes fell silent at Valencia, at 5pm on Wednesday, officially marked the end of the beginning. The 2018 season is now well underway, …

Motorcycle Racing

MotoGP Racers Make Impossible Saves and Avoid Crashing

These are the best saves from the 2017 MotoGP Season. Crashing sucks so when you can avoid it, you do, at any cost.<p>MotoGP<p>In MotoGP, the best of the …

Crashing

Viñales: “I feel more potential on the 2017 M1”

News<p>21 minutes ago<p>Authormotogp.comPublished21 minutes ago<p>Movistar Yamaha rider talks Day 1 at the Valencia test<p>Tags , , , ,<p>"It was the same bike as …

Motorcycle Racing

Valencia MotoGP Test Tuesday Press Releases | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

Press releases from some of the MotoGP teams after the first day of testing at Valencia:<p><b>Movistar Yamaha Find Mojo on First Valencia Test Day</b><p>The …

Motorcycles

Norris facts: 12 things you should know about McLaren's future F1 driver

With a McLaren test and reserve driver contract under his belt before his 18th birthday, it’s no wonder Lando Norris is being tipped for big …

Auto Racing

Jack Miller Gives His First Impressions On The Pramac Ducati GP17 | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

With a morning of testing the Octo Pramac Ducati GP17 under his belt, Jack Miller spoke to the media to give his first impressions. The Australian …

Motorcycle Racing

Rossi: 2016 Yamaha strong, but not enough

Valentino Rossi labelled Tuesday’s test day at Valencia as “positive” after he posted the fourth fastest time using Yamaha’s 2016 M1.<p>It was an …

Motorcycles

2017 Valencia MotoGP Post-Race Round Up: When Team Orders Go Bad, And Other Miracles | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

In a season which has been rammed to the rafters with drama, it is entirely appropriate that the final round of the year should be just as dramatic. …

Auto Racing

2017 Valencia MotoGP Race Result: Soap Opera Showdown | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

They called it the Final Showdown and a showdown it was, filled with drama from start to end. But the end is all that matters and the outcome was …

Motorcycles

MotoGP: Jack Miller finishes seventh in Grand Prix of Valencia

JACK Miller’s final MotoGP race on a Honda for the foreseeable future was one of his best.<p>The Grand Prix of Valencia was the Australian’s last for …

Sport (Australia)

KTM 'seriously considering' Zarco for 2019

On Sunday at Valencia, rumours began circulating that Johann Zarco might become a factory KTM MotoGP rider in 2019.<p>Zarco has enjoyed a stellar rookie …

Motorsport

Red Bull KTM team clinches 5th in MotoGP Constructors & score hat trick in Moto2

<b>MotoGP</b><p>Red Bull KTM Factory Racing had a target at the half way point of 2017 to get a top 10 finish in the second half of the season: They did just …

Auto Racing

Marquez magic ensures 4th Moto GP title

Spain’s Marc Marquez is the World Moto GP champion for the fourth time.<p>He sealed the title after finishing the Valencia grand prix in third place after a ninth-placed start on the grid.<p>Most of the action came in the final laps as French rider Johann Zarco fought hard to hang onto the lead for a …

Motorcycle Racing

MotoGP: Lorenzo admits it’s all down to Dovi now

Ducati racer Jorge Lorenzo has admitted that his teammate Andrea Dovizioso’s chances of lifting the 2017 MotoGP championship tomorrow at the …

Andrea Dovizioso

Silverstone to host MotoGP for three more years

LONDON (Reuters) - Silverstone will continue to host the British motorcycle grand prix until 2020 after announcing a contract extension on Saturday.<p>MotoGP rights holders Dorna said in a statement that the deal secured the immediate future of the British round after the termination of an agreement …

Auto Racing

Vinales has 'no explanation' for 'wrong' MotoGP qualifying session

Maverick Vinales has "no explanation" for his lack of competitiveness in "wrong" qualifying after managing only 13th for the MotoGP season finale at …

Motorsport

MotoGP: Controversial Marc Marquez and Andrea Dovizioso claim made by BT Sport pundit

BT SPORTNeil Hodgson has made a bold Moto GP prediction<p>Marquez is 21 points ahead of Andrea Dovizioso in the standings with just one race, in …

Andrea Dovizioso

MotoGP Valencia: KTM's Espargaro picks up rare engine penalty

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>KTM rider Pol Espargaro will start this weekend's MotoGP season finale at Valencia from …

Motorcycles

MotoGP: Zarco defends safety commission absence

Johann Zarco has hit back at criticism that he does not attend the meetings MotoGP’s safety commission to say that he will only go if he feels he has …

Motorcycle Racing

MotoGP: Portimão aiming to join calendar in 2019

World Superbike venue Algarve International Circuit has expressed an interest in hosting a round of the MotoGP world championship from 2019, aiming …

Auto Racing