MotoGP Features

05/12/2021 - 17:07
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MotoGP stars Marc Marquez, Joan Mir, Alex Rins and Alex Marquez talk 500cc two-strokes.

05/05/2021 - 16:38
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Run-off areas at Jerez are expected to be gradually improved over the next few years but should it be the MotoGP bikes that change; 'If we continue in this direction, all the circuits in the world will be too small'

04/23/2021 - 14:21
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A video chat with Petronas Yamaha MotoGP star Franco Morbidelli following the Portimao Grand Prix.

04/22/2021 - 09:45
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Laps 2-8 of a MotoGP are the 'most demanding' on brakes, while braking pressure applied by the rider is 20% lower at the end of the race.

04/11/2021 - 08:41
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Marc Marquez in 2014: 'People remember how many titles you have won. Not how many races'. A fifth place in Portimao would give Marquez the same points as eventual champion Joan Mir after round 3 of last season...

04/06/2021 - 15:32
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This past Sunday was certainly a weekend for the rookies in Qatar. Jorge Martin stunned everyone at Ducati, Pedro Acosta does something no other rider has done, and Moto2 sees three rookies clinch top tens including a podium.

03/25/2021 - 12:34
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'The speed Ducati gets off the line with the rear and front down is incredible. It looks like a drag bike! Teams used to target 2.3s for 0-100k at a MotoGP start. If Jack drops into the 1.9s that's a whole new ball game' – Michael Laverty.

03/18/2021 - 10:15
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MotoGP rookie Luca Marini explains the differences in riding style between fellow Ducati riders Jack Miller, Francesco Bagnaia and Johann Zarco.

03/16/2021 - 19:26
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Frankie Carchedi, crew chief to Joan Mir, gives an insight into life alongside Suzuki's new MotoGP world champion.

03/04/2021 - 21:05
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Aprilia feels its MotoGP rivals are finally within reach heading into the 2021 season; 'we shouldn't have any real weak point'.

03/03/2021 - 09:46
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Petronas Yamaha MotoGP team manager Wilco Zeelenberg says Factory-Spec chassis lacked the 'turnability' of the A-Spec machine.

03/02/2021 - 18:25
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Franco Morbidelli will race against new Petronas Yamaha MotoGP team-mate Valentino Rossi 'the same I have been racing against him all my life' but 'we need to remember that nothing is as big as friendship'.

03/01/2021 - 22:58
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'We felt we were just a paying customer and not a partner' - Petronas Yamaha MotoGP team principal Razlan Razali says tensions with Yamaha cleared ahead of 2021, new five-year deal proposed.

03/01/2021 - 19:15
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Petronas Yamaha MotoGP team principal Razlan Razali and director Johan Stigefelt explain why they believe staying on the A-Spec bike should be no barrier to success for Franco Morbidelli this season.

02/26/2021 - 16:22
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Alex Rins' crew chief Jose Manuel Cazeaux explains why the biggest contribution made by MotoGP electronics is no longer in the areas of traction control or anti-wheelie but in understanding what is happening inside the bike.

02/25/2021 - 12:22
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Suzuki MotoGP crew chiefs Jose Manuel Cazeaux (Alex Rins) and Frankie Carchedi (Joan Mir) explain why 'the rules of the game inside our garage' don't allow for a number 1 or number 2 rider.

02/20/2021 - 14:41
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Takaaki Nakagami uses high-intensity training to try and cure pressure mistakes last season, as he seeks to make the most of his big chance on the latest Honda machinery in MotoGP 2021.

02/19/2021 - 16:10
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Qualifying among Alex Marquez's priorities as he makes the switch from Repsol to LCR Honda for his second season in MotoGP; 'I was losing 7-seconds in the first 3 laps. This is impossible to recover'.

02/18/2021 - 13:40
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Francesco Bagnaia admits he feared missing out on the 2021 Factory Ducati seat after breaking his leg at Brno, but 'the way he reacted to such a big setback influenced the decision to choose him'.

 

02/17/2021 - 10:48
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Tech3 KTM boss Herve Poncharal believes the top Independent MotoGP teams now have a realistic chance of not only race victories, but ending the Factory domination of the (four-stroke) MotoGP class title.

02/16/2021 - 19:30
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Yamaha will address weaknesses with the Factory-Spec M1 by moving the chassis in the direction of Franco Morbidelli's A-Spec bike for 2021.

02/16/2021 - 17:05
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KTM race manager Mike Leitner gives an insight into the contribution made by MotoGP test rider Dani Pedrosa.

02/15/2021 - 17:41
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New Factory Yamaha MotoGP signing Fabio Quartararo was angry with himself 'because I lost a big opportunity to win the championship' last year, 'but it gives me a lot of experience for the future'.

02/14/2021 - 09:43
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Joan Mir won the 2020 title despite an average qualifying position of just tenth place - a look at how the Suzuki rider compared to previous MotoGP champions.