5. Tributes paid to MotoGP star Marco Simoncelli
- 23 October 2011
Members of the motorsport community on both two-wheels and four-wheels pay tribute to Marco Simoncelli after his death at Sepang.
6. Rossi: We are quite worried
- 25 February 2011
Having signed with Ducati for the 2011 season, Valentino Rossi
admitted he was 'quite worried' by the fact he found himself nearly two seconds off the pace during the second MotoGP test at the Sepang circuit back at the start of the year – a sign of things to come…
7. Rossi issues instructions after first Ducati race
- 21 March 2011
After his difficult pre-season, Valentino Rossi
can only finish seventh in the season opener in Qatar and reveals he has given 'specific instructions' about what needs to be done to improve things.
8. Stoner blasts marshals after Rossi collision
- 4 April 2011
After his clash with Valentino Rossi
at Jerez, Casey Stoner
hits out at the Spanish marshals for the lack of assistance while he was trying to rejoin the race – leaving him to retire while Rossi rejoined to take fifth.
9. Simoncelli rejects blame for Pedrosa crash
- 16 May 2011
Simoncelli was left far from happy at being handed a ride-through penalty at Le Mans, after a clash with Dani Pedrosa
during the French MotoGP left the Repsol Honda rider with a broken collarbone.