Bautista Joins Simoncelli’s Old Team

Team San Carlo Honda Gresini suffered a devastating loss this year with the unexpected death of rider Marco Simoncelli. Before his death, Simoncelli had inked a one-year contract extension with the team. Now, San Carlo has taken the first step in moving past Simoncelli’s death by signing a rider to replace him for next year. […]

Rossi Breaks Silence On Simoncelli

Of all the riders in MotoGP, perhaps nobody was closer to Marco Simoncelli than former world champion Valentino Rossi. Both riders were from Italy and had grown to be good friends over years of racing together. When Simoncelli was killed in an accident that also involved Rossi, the Ducati rider withdrew from the public eye […]

Bridgestone Battlax BT-023 Sport Touring Tire Review

Those who own high-end sport bikes might take their toy to the track from time to time, but many riders also like to ride these bikes out on the open road. It’s no fun to have to change your motorcycle tires completely every time you switch between track and road, which is why the whole […]

Bridgestone Battlax BT-016 Pro Hypersport Review

As the official tire supplier for the world’s premier sport bike racing competition, MotoGP, the folks at Bridgestone obviously know what they’re doing when it comes to the best tires for motorcycles. The Bridgestone Battlax BT-016 Pro Hypersport is an example of one of their products that uses MotoGP technology to give riders the grip […]

Simoncelli’s Former Team Will Race In Valencia

The shocking death of Marco Simoncelli has cast a long shadow over the upcoming final race of the MotoGP season at Valencia. Officials decided to go ahead with the race as a way to honor Simoncelli, but there was some speculation that the Honda San Carlo Gresini team, which Simoncelli raced for, would bow out […]