Stoner, Honda, Dominate Qatar

All through the MotoGP preseason, Casey Stoner and the Repsol Honda team have been dominating tests and practices with top performance after top performance. On Sunday, Stoner and his team proved that the hype was worth it. Stoner came out on top in a competitive race at Qatar, besting defending champion Jorge Lorenzo by more […]

Edwards and Crutchlow make positive start in Qatar

The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team made a bright start to the 2011 MotoGP World Championship in Qatar, Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow finishing with points scoring finishes in the season opening night race. Edwards made a blistering start from the 10th position on the grid and was looking to force his way into the […]

Lorenzo Goes All Out For a Sensational Losail Podium

Reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo delivered a perfect performance for the opening round of the 2011 MotoGP Championship under the floodlights of the Losail Circuit in Qatar tonight. The young Mallorcan started well off the line, leading the front pack briefly before settling into third behind Stoner and Pedrosa as they battled for the lead. […]

Edwards and Crutchlow Satisfied With Early Pace

Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team riders Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow declared themselves satisfied with early progress at the end of the opening practice session for the Commercialbank Grand Prix of Qatar tonight. In windy conditions that were as unpredictable as those experienced during a two-night test earlier this week, experienced Edwards made big improvements […]

Ben Spies and Jorge Lorenzo Start the Season in Qatar

Yamaha Factory Racing riders Ben Spies and Jorge Lorenzo finally made a start to the 2011 MotoGP season tonight under the floodlights of the International Losail Circuit in Qatar. Tackling his first official race weekend practice as a factory rider, Spies spent his session on just one set of tyres which were not the best […]