Power Outage Shortens MotoGP Practice Session

MotoGP riders had a shortened practice session ahead of this weekend’s Aragon Grand Prix in Spain, due to a power outage that meant bikers could only get in one run. However, that one test showed that hometown favorite Dani Pedrosa may be out in front when the race kicks off on Sunday. Pedrosa already holds […]

Honda Weighs Future of Dovizioso, Simoncelli

Honda will be making a decision on the future of their factory racing team by the next MotoGP race in Indianapolis, reports Yahoo! Sports. Last month, it was reported that Honda would likely be reducing their budget next year, possibly cutting down to just two factory bikes. Honda currently fields three riders on their factory […]

Stoner Wins While Honda Sweeps at Brno

Casey Stoner led the way as Honda completed its first sweep of a MotoGP race in more than five years, taking first place and increasing his lead in the championship at Brno in the Czech Republic. Jorge Lorenzo was out in front early on, but Stoner and Dani Pedrosa were able to pass him. Pedrosa […]

Pedrosa Recovers in Germany

Dani Pedrosa got his first win since coming back from collarbone surgery at the Saschenring in Germany. It’s been nearly three months since the controversial incident between Pedrosa and Marco Simoncelli, which sidelined the Spanish rider and ruined his hopes of a championship. Pedrosa returned to the previous race at Assen, but got off to […]

Italians Do Well in Mugello Test

Even in a highly technical sport such as motorcycle racing, sometimes psychology can have an advantage – specifically in the area of home-track advantage. Italian riders did well during the initial testing at Italy’s Mugello track, with Marco Simoncelli topping the standings. Fellow Italian Andrea Dovizioso also did very well, ranking third overall. Of course, […]