Nicky Hayden Misses Testing Opportunity

Nicky Hayden Misses Testing Opportunity

It seems that MotoGP rider Nicky Hayden can’t catch a break thus far in the MotoGP season. The Ducati rider is trying to adjust to the brand-new GP12, but has found very little track time ahead of the first races of the year. Due to injury as well as a delay in getting the GP12 […]

Audi To Purchase Ducati For $1.1 Billion

Audi To Purchase Ducati For $1.1 Billion

It’s official – Audi will soon be the new owner of Ducati. In a deal that has been talked about for several months, German luxury automaker Audi, a subsidiary of Volkswagen, will purchase Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati. The deal is estimated to cost $1.1 billion, with nearly a quarter of that tied to Audi paying […]

Possible MotoGP Rule Changes On The Horizon

Possible MotoGP Rule Changes On The Horizon

MotoGP race director Mike Webb met with the various teams in the series before the race officially kicked off in Qatar to discuss some possible rule changes that could soon be instituted in the series. With the introduction of the new Claiming Rule Teams, MotoGP organizers have an interest in making all the bikes competitive […]

Casey Stoner Continues Dominance In Second Day Of Qatar Testing

Casey Stoner Continues Dominance In Second Day Of Qatar Testing

Casey Stoner stayed on top for the second day of testing in Qatar, once again turning in the best lap time ahead of the MotoGP season opener this weekend. For awhile, much of the attention was on Jorge Lorenzo, who had the best lap time out of any rider for nearly the entire session. Things […]

Ducati To Sell GP10 And GP11 At Auction

Ducati To Sell GP10 And GP11 At Auction

MotoGP technology is usually kept under wraps, and while all the major manufacturers release replicas of their race models, they don’t compare to the high-end technology in an actual prototype bike. However, Ducati has announced that it will be auctioning off its two most recent MotoGP models to the highest bidder. The GP10 and GP11, […]