MotoGP Features

Barros: Fun to see all the factories fighting
07/11/2018 - 16:24

'At almost 48 years old I made a comeback last year and finished second in the Brazilian Championship'- Alex Barros.

Checa: Pedrosa 'a guarantee' for any brand
06/27/2018 - 11:21
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'Having Dani is a guarantee for any brand, because he will always be at the front and is a great worker' - Carlos Checa.

Into the Lion's Den? Lorenzo lands at Honda…
06/06/2018 - 15:59
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Jorge Lorenzo accepts the challenge of being team-mate to reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez at Repsol Honda, on perhaps the hardest bike to ride on the grid.

Biaggi tips Marquez for title, but 'won't be easy'
06/13/2018 - 15:46
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'I think Marc will win the championship. But there are many changes from circuit to circuit and it will not be easy' - Max Biaggi.

Casey Stoner talks MotoGP 2018: The bikes, the riders...
06/05/2018 - 16:00
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'The rest of the category needs to learn, don’t try to beat Marc at his own game' - Casey Stoner.

Syahrin to stay in MotoGP - not with Sepang, Lorenzo
06/01/2018 - 15:56
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Hafizh Syahrin's MotoGP future safe, not linked to discussions over a possible new Sepang-Petronas MotoGP team in 2019.

de Puniet: Honda best bike on the grid
05/30/2018 - 12:16
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'It seems to me that this year the Honda is the best bike on the grid' - Randy de Puniet.

New KTM brings 'last big step', 'one-second nicer'
05/07/2018 - 20:45
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'I know in the future there are not going to be much bigger steps than this' – Pol Espargaro.

MotoGP close to new wing regulations
05/24/2018 - 17:45
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'If the proposal is agreed, we will still allow the [downforce] attachments… but the fairing must be used as a complete package at all times' - Danny Aldridge, MotoGP Technical Director.

MotoGP: Electronics and acceleration
05/10/2018 - 18:15
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'It's a game of being on the right side of the limit, but as close as possible' - MotoGP Director Of Technology Corrado Cecchinelli.

Toni Elias: Marquez’s style is awesome
05/01/2018 - 12:31
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'I was with Kenny Roberts Jr. and we both looked at each other, saying that we had never seen anything like it in our lives' - Toni Elias.

Porto: 'Six or seven riders able to fight for title'
04/17/2018 - 12:26
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'Dani was my rival but also a great friend... it was very special and emotional' - Sebas Porto.

Grand Prix of the Americas - 6 Memorable Moments
04/16/2018 - 09:35
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Six memorable moments from the Grand Prix of the Americas.

‘You ride a bike with your balls, not your arms’
08/22/2017 - 14:37
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In 2015, Mattia Pasini was left without a ride in grand prix racing. But, after coming back to post his best performances in eight years, he tells Crash.net about the reasons behind his recent return to form.

Definitely Maybe: Carbon fibre swingarms in MotoGP
03/28/2018 - 00:13
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'For me carbon fibre is better, with drawbacks...' - Corrado Cecchinelli, MotoGP Director of Technology.

Alex Criville: Marquez v Dovi for title, Rins race win?
04/04/2018 - 16:45
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“We expected that ‘Dovi’ and Marc would be at the front, but I think one of the riders who has taken a step forward is Alex Rins' – Alex Criville.

‘It's my best chance to win a championship. I’ve got to go for it.’
03/12/2018 - 12:34
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Sam Lowes has his eyes set on this season’s Moto2 world title. Here he details the preparations behind his title bid to Crash.net.

Angel Nieto Team: Why not discuss with Yamaha?
03/09/2018 - 13:57
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Angel Nieto Team sporting director Gino Borsoi reveals the team is open to the idea of negotiating a deal with Yamaha to run its MotoGP satellite operation from 2019 onward.

Michelin explains tyre 'freeze' for 2018
03/08/2018 - 09:25
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'This year, there will be no change. There will be stability for the tyres'

Marc VDS seeking ‘three-year deal that works with our structure’
03/07/2018 - 15:20
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Marc VDS team boss Michael Bartholemy tells Crash.net his team is speaking to Honda and ‘another manufacturer’ about supplying MotoGP machinery for 2019.

Race Direction explains Qatar wet weather test
02/24/2018 - 07:33
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The ‘wet session’ on the final night of the Qatar MotoGP test is solely to confirm whether visibility is sufficient to race in the rain under the floodlights, race direction confirms. 

‘It’s more in his head, knowing he’s prepared’
02/28/2018 - 06:07
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Cal Crutchlow’s crew chief Christophe Bourguignon says gains from the Englishman’s winter of weight loss are “narrow,” improvements more psychological.

Crutchlow calls for more anti-doping checks
03/16/2018 - 15:29
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'If you think that there are people here who aren't trying to cut corners, in the biggest motorcycle sport on the planet, you're stupid' - Cal Crutchlow.

Who will take over the Tech3 Yamahas?
02/28/2018 - 03:07
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Yamaha needs a new satellite team for 2019, but  'at the moment there is no plan for MotoGP for VR46 and Sky'

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