MotoGP Features

Gigi: 'Time to rethink' rider and bike combined weight
12/13/2018 - 16:57

With the lightest rider, Dani Pedrosa, having left MotoGP, Ducati's Gigi Dall’Igna feels a combined rider and bike minimum weight would be 'fair for everybody'

MotoE: Flat-out from start to finish
12/18/2018 - 13:50

'We want full power from the first lap to the last, whatever the rider' - Nicolas Goubert, MotoE.

'That’s life' - Ducati on Lorenzo exit, Honda 'surprised'
12/20/2018 - 01:27

'I was a little bit surprised that he didn’t have a real chance to stay with someone' - Alberto Puig, Repsol Honda.

Sepang: Six months from MotoGP 'dream' to reality
12/21/2018 - 14:30

'We had less than six months to create a MotoGP team from a blank piece of paper. It's just unbelievable' - Sepang CEO Razlan Razali.

Five MotoGP storylines to watch in 2019
01/05/2019 - 14:30

MotoGP in 2019 has plenty to look forward to from Jorge Lorenzo's Honda move to a return of Romano Fenati...

QUIZ: Name the MotoGP circuit!
01/01/2019 - 08:29

Think you know MotoGP? Test yourself by naming the MotoGP circuits past and present from these teaser pictures's Motorsport Moments of 2018 - Part 3
12/24/2018 - 13:12

In the third and final part of's personal look back on the 2018 racing season, Haydn Cobb assesses some of his most memorable moments of the year.

Triumph torque brings Moto2 closer to MotoGP
12/14/2018 - 15:10

'It will be better for everybody, and for the Moto2 category, to have this new riding style' - Moto2 moves nearer to MotoGP with new 765cc Triumph engine.

Aprilia 'not targeting' satellite team, Suzuki 'discussing'
12/11/2018 - 10:17

Aprilia turns focus to strengthening test team, but Suzuki still interested in a satellite MotoGP team.

Stats: Marquez tops 2018 MotoGP falls list
11/23/2018 - 11:54

Marc Marquez reduces fall tally in 2018, but once again hits the ground more than any other MotoGP rider. Stefano Manzi heads crash list in all classes.

Dall’Igna talks 2018, Lorenzo - welcomes Petrucci, Bagnaia
11/19/2018 - 19:48

'Lorenzo helped us a lot in the development of the bike. So even if we are not completely happy, I think the balance is positive' - Gigi Dall’Igna, Ducati.

Moto2: 2019 ECU explained, no traction control
11/19/2018 - 19:47

'Traction control is one of the most famous and effective strategies but unfortunately it's one of the most difficult to tune'

How Zarco went from mid-season meander to MotoGP Independent leader
11/14/2018 - 12:46

Johann Zarco explains his transition from ultimate frustration to favourite to seal the top MotoGP Independent riders’ honour in 2018

MotoE 2019 - Full rider line-up
11/14/2018 - 11:00

Confirmed riders for the inaugural 2019 season of the electric FIM MotoE World Cup...

How Syahrin became key to MotoGP's next step in Malaysia
10/30/2018 - 11:14

MotoGP is set to celebrate its next important step in Malaysia after the surprise arrival of Hafizh Syahrin

Race Direction explains Spencer appointment
10/25/2018 - 16:46

Mike Webb explains the reasoning behind Freddie Spencer’s appointment as the Chairmen of the FIM Stewards Panel for 2019: “We’ve been trying to be consistent, fair, logical and reasoned. But if you can have all of that and some star status that helps.”

MotoGP 2019 - rider line-up
10/16/2018 - 09:35

The riders that have signed for the 2019 MotoGP season, following official confirmation of Takaaki Nakagami's new Honda deal.

Dixon: Moto2 move a dream come true
10/03/2018 - 13:22

The British Superbike title contender opens up on his move to the Moto2 class in 2019 and feels he has “the best package … [to] develop into one of the top riders” in the series.

Moto2 ECU: Launch, torque and engine-braking controls
09/13/2018 - 21:27

New 2019 Moto2 ECU expected to include launch control, torque management and engine-braking control… but 'probably' no traction control.

Silverstone saga: Monday or Tuesday MotoGP race in future
09/06/2018 - 22:38

'It’s important that everybody knows that if the race can’t be held on the Sunday, we will race on Monday or Tuesday' - Dorna CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta.

Silverstone MotoGP: The aftermath
08/29/2018 - 10:30

'We will be conducting a full review of the track resurfacing to better understand the issues caused by the extremely wet conditions on Sunday'

'No proof' but 2019 KTM 'ready', Zarco stability
08/15/2018 - 17:07

'We don't have the proof of a race result, but the 2019 bike is ready'- KTM Motorsport Director Pit Beirer.

Pedrosa, Folger, Smith on KTM test list, but…
08/10/2018 - 21:13

Dani Pedrosa, Jonas Folger and Bradley Smith in talks with KTM about test riding duties in MotoGP 2019 - but wild-cards set to end. Folger turned down KTM stand-in chance at Silverstone.

MotoGP engine maps: When less is more
08/09/2018 - 17:33

'The problem [at Brno] was that we started with too much power'- Danilo Petrucci, Austrian MotoGP.