Valentino Rossi

Racing Together: Superstition

Matthew Miles investigates that most compelling of habits - superstitions<p>Tags ,<p><i>Very superstitious, writings on the wall<br>Very superstitious, ladder’s</i> …

MotoGP

MotoGP Gossip: Rossi to race on in 2019?

Francesco Bagnaia is close to an agreement to join MotoGP with Pramac Ducati for 2019. However, Bagnaia is a VR46 Academy rider and an obvious …

Motorcycles

Chapecoense, Barcelona among nominees for Comeback of Year award

Chapecoense's recovery from a plane crash that killed 19 players in 2016 and Barcelona's comeback win against Paris Saint-Germain are among the …

Soccer

How Long Will Valentino Rossi Continue To Race MotoGP?

When a sportsman—in particular, a sportsman of the highest level—arrives at a certain age and his results begin to decline, it’s inevitable that …

Motorsport

MotoGP: Ducati unveil new-look 2018 machine

Ducati have pulled the covers off a new-look 2018 MotoGP machine at the Italian manufacturer’s headquarters in Bologna, with Andrea Dovizioso and …

Motorcycles

Airbag Motorcycle Suits Now Mandatory in 2018 MotoGP

Airbag Motorcycle Suits in MotoGP<p>Over the past few years, airbag motorcycle suits have helped prevent serious injury to the world’s fastest …

Motorcycles

MotoGP Gossip: Capirossi makes prediction for Rossi's long-term replacement

Marquez a step above the rest?; New MotoGP airbag suits; Lorenzo a better rider now?

Motorcycle Racing

MotoGP Gossip: "Career will not depend on Rossi", says Zarco

Johann Zarco does not want development in his MotoGP career to depend on Valentino Rossi’s future. The highly-rated Frenchman said “If I show …

Motorcycles

‘If he stayed, he would’ve fought for the title’

While one involved in an environment as competitive as the MotoGP paddock can never spend too much time focussing on the ‘ifs’ and ‘buts’ of life, …

Auto Racing

KTM: We can do it with steel

KTM went their own way during an impressive debut MotoGP season, initially entering the RC16 with a unique frame, suspension and engine firing-order …

How To Choose Which MotoGP Race To Go To | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

As someone who covers MotoGP, I get asked a lot of questions by fans. Most of those questions are about the racing itself, about why a particular …

MotoGP

The secret life of... Daniel Ricciardo

<b>Q: Apart from driving a Formula 1 car, what is your favourite buzz?<br>Daniel Ricciardo:</b> Live music. I am a frequent concert goer. Personally, I am …

Formula One

Livio Suppo Interview: On Talent, Gambling On Young Riders, And Replacing Rossi | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

Valentino Rossi's Peter Pan-like ability to remain competitive through his late thirties leaves fans and paddock insiders alike wondering if and when …

MotoGP

MotoGP: Rossi goes Mexican with winter testing helmet

Valentino Rossi is taking inspiration from Latin America for his 2018 winter testing helmet with Aldo Drudi's latest creation inspired by the Huichol …

Motorcycle Racing

Rossi comeback a model for 'passion, motivation'

Valentino Rossi's early MotoGP return from a broken leg, at the age of 38, proved the Italian legend has lost none of his passion for racing.<p>That's …

Motivation

MotoGP Gossip: New contract for Dovizioso?

Marquez to KTM wouldn't work; Yamaha need to work on MotoGP electronics, says Galbusera; Rossi wins Ranch battle?

Motorcycles

Yamaha would choose Valentino Rossi's team for MotoGP over Tech3

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Yamaha would choose Valentino Rossi's Team VR46 operation over Tech3 as its sole MotoGP …

Motorcycle Racing

2018 Week 1 News Round Up: Rossi's Ranch, Retiring Youngsters, And Preparing For Sepang | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

Though the world of motorcycle racing slowed to a crawl over the holiday season, that does not mean that nothing happened whatsoever. Racing news …

MotoGP

Can Yamaha give Rossi a winning bike?

<b>Valentino Rossi’s chief engineer Silvano Galbusera explains what went wrong last year and what needs to go right this MotoGP season</b><p>Yamaha has a lot …

Motorcycles

A New Year: Three Predictions For The 2018 MotoGP Season | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

A new year brings new opportunities, and a chance to start again with a blank slate. The future is unknown, and so now is a time for predictions, …

Motorsport

Opinion: 2017 – A Year Of Change, A Year Of Farewells | MotoMatters.com | Kropotkin Thinks

2017 has been a strange year in motorcycle racing. We have had one of the best ever seasons of racing in MotoGP, with close finishes and a surprise …

MotoGP

Lieback's Lounge: Please, Elon, Make an Electric Motorcycle, and Other 2018 Wishes

Motorcycle Commentary Please, Elon, Make an Electric Motorcycle!<p>I don’t believe in New Year’s Resolutions. As Thomas Jefferson said, “Never put off …

Motorcycles

Valentino Rossi Nominated for Laureus World Comeback of the Year Award

<i>The Laureus World Comeback of the Year Award is given to the sportsperson or team who has overcome injury, illness, adversity, disappointment or</i> …

Motorcycle Racing

Motorcycles, Robots, and Sex in Cars: My Top 5 Stories of 2017

All of my articles are brilliant, but here are a few of the best.<p>TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images<p>2017 was a pretty eventful year. Impressive …

Motorcycles

MotoGP Rider of the Year: 3rd - Johann Zarco

After another epic season of racing, MCN’s sports team of Michael Guy (Sports Editor), Simon Patterson (MotoGP Reporter) and Oli Rushby (Superbike …

Motorcycles

Yamaha would have hit same 2017 MotoGP problems had Lorenzo stayed

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Yamaha MotoGP team boss Lin Jarvis says the team would have still encountered the same …

Motorcycles

Motorcycle predictions for 2018

While 2017 was a rollercoaster year for motorcycles, our predictions for 2018 are much more positive.<p>But let’s start with a quick recap on the …

Motorcycles

Valentino Rossi 2014 Motorcycle Race Boots

Valentino Rossi Motorcycle Race Boots Specification & Construction Details<p>Outer Shell:<p>Valentino Rossi boots features full grain leather upper …

Motorcycles

Prosciutto, Prosecco & Panigales | Italy Motorcycle Touring with Leod Escapes

Prosciutto, Prosecco & Panigales: What’s at the heart of Leod Escapes Italian Dream<p>An Italian recipe for knee dragging nuts<p>Back in 2014, the planning …

Italy

Marc Marquez would win MotoGP titles with Ducati - Max Biaggi

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Marc Marquez would have won the 2017 MotoGP title even if he was riding for Ducati, …

Motorcycles