Tag: Casey Stoner
Many fans thought Casey Stoner would be set to repeat his dominant performance of MotoGP this year, but it’s been all about Jorge Lorenzo thus far.
Ben Spies may not have had the best MotoGP season thus far, but the American rider is undoubtedly comfortable at the Circuit van Drenthe in Assen, Holland.
Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo considered his strong run in MotoGP to stretch his championship lead over challenger Casey Stoner at Silverstone. However, the victory was anything but easy.
After dominating the MotoGP field last season, Repsol Honda rider Casey Stoner has struggled this year since announcing his exit from the sport earlier this season.
Besides Casey Stoner’s shocking retirement, the off-track news of the year thus far in MotoGP is Jorge Lorenzo’s decision to stay with Yamaha.
Current MotoGP points leader Jorge Lorenzo has re-signed with Yamaha on a two-year contract, ending speculation that the rider could head to another team at the end of the season.
While Casey Stoner entered the MotoGP season as the clear favorite for the championship, the story of the year so far has been the riding of Jorge Lorenzo. It seems Stoner has certainly lost his edge after publicly announcing his retirement at the end of the year, and since then Lorenzo has stepped up to [...]
All MotoGP riders are motivated to do their best in every competition, but Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo was especially motivated going into this week’s Catalan Grand Prix in Spain.
This weekend’s race in Catalunya, Spain, is sure to be exciting as a number of different riders look to come away with the victory.
It’s no secret that Ducati has struggled with its new Desmosedici, the official MotoGP bike for Valentino Rossi and Nicky Hayden, but recent events have led to more optimism for the Italian brand.