MotoGP Interviews

EXCLUSIVE – John McPhee Interview
03/15/2018 - 08:39

“Come Qatar, I can almost guarantee that we’ll be much closer to the front. How close, I’m not too sure … hopefully we’ll be able to fight at the front from the word go.”

EXCLUSIVE – Danny Kent Interview
03/13/2018 - 10:56

I have to be realistic. I thought I was lucky to get this ride so of course if I go out there and I don’t have some good performances it’s going to be impossible [to continue in grand prix racing].”

EXCLUSIVE: Sam Lowes - Interview
03/12/2018 - 11:37

“I’m proud of the way I’ve reacted … I’ve done it in a way where I’ve come back and I’ve chose to reinvent myself a little bit, change my approach, change my attitude, change my riding style.”

EXCLUSIVE: Paul Trevathan (KTM crew chief) - Interview
02/28/2018 - 12:11

“It’s definitely smoothed out but it still has that character; the more you give it, the more it’ll take… It’s not a bull anymore. It’s maybe a cow!”

EXCLUSIVE: Danilo Petrucci - Interview
02/08/2018 - 14:29

'I like the 2018 Ducati because you can use instinct more than method' - Danilo Petrucci.

EXCLUSIVE: Herve Poncharal (Tech 3) - Interview
02/02/2018 - 15:19

Herve Poncharal, Monster Yamaha Tech 3: 'It was important to tell Jonas, 'you understand if you don't race in 2018 maybe you will never race in MotoGP again? He said, 'I know'.

"This is something you have to respect."

EXCLUSIVE: Danny Aldridge (Technical Director) - Interview
01/19/2018 - 09:39

A closer look at oil testing in Moto2 after last year's disqualifications for Dominique Aegerter (1st, Misano) and Mattia Pasini (2nd, Catalunya).

EXCLUSIVE: Davide Brivio (Suzuki) - Interview
01/10/2018 - 06:05

'Iannone and Suzuki both expected more from each other… Now he sees the project with more confidence' - Davide Brivio, Suzuki MotoGP.

EXCLUSIVE: Davide Tardozzi (Ducati) - Interview
01/11/2018 - 11:30

“I think Jorge in a way helped [Dovizioso] to convince himself that he can be a top rider – not only a fast rider.”

EXCLUSIVE: Joan Mir Interview
01/03/2018 - 12:29

“I thought if one rider overtook me than I would overtake them again on the last corner, and [it would be] easy. Then eight of them overtook me. It was something to learn.”

EXCLUSIVE: Guy Coulon (Zarco’s crew chief) Interview
12/22/2017 - 14:52

"You need to be very strong in your head if the Michelin technicians and all other riders prefer another choice and you want your own choice. It’s not easy"

EXCLUSIVE: Fred Corminboeuf (CGBM) - Interview
10/02/2017 - 17:21

“In the past Tom was a more, let’s say, director in the box. He would push the chief mechanic and say, ‘We need to change this!’ Now it’s different. He can’t be nervous and want this more, or that…”

EXCLUSIVE: Aki Ajo Interview
10/03/2017 - 16:11

“We are really, really strong [in Moto2]. I cannot dream of anything better at the moment rider-wise. We are really happy about this.”

EXCLUSIVE: Franco Morbidelli Interview
10/05/2017 - 10:36

“After Misano…I just went home, got on the sofa, and started watching Sky. That’s it… Eating chocolate, you know, like a guy that splits up with his girlfriend.”

EXCLUSIVE: Mattia Pasini Interview
08/22/2017 - 12:32

"You have to believe in the people around you. Your technicians need to know you. When I stop into the box [I say] just two words and that’s it. They know me. They know what I need." 

EXCLUSIVE: Francesco Guidotti (Pramac Ducati) Interview
08/19/2017 - 15:07

“Mainly, we’ve been attracted to Jack’s talent. Let’s try to show something together” – Francesco Guidotti

EXCLUSIVE: Lorenzo Bortolozzo (Brembo) - Interview
07/27/2017 - 15:27

"Casey was unbelievable... I know that one year ago at Sepang one of the Ducati guys asked a technician to check the data of Stoner. The technician said, 'No, for you, it's impossible'"

EXCLUSIVE: Corrado Cecchinelli (MotoGP DoT) - Interview
07/25/2017 - 08:41

The full exclusive interview with MotoGP Director of Technology Corrado Cecchinelli...

EXCLUSIVE: Herve Poncharal (Tech 3) - Interview
07/24/2017 - 11:54

The full exclusive interview with Monster Yamaha Tech 3 MotoGP boss and IRTA president Herve Poncharal...

EXCLUSIVE: Steve Sargent (Triumph Moto2) - Interview
07/26/2017 - 14:18

"It brings us to the attention of a big audience... putting the Triumph brand in front of young fans, it's fantastic."

Nicky Hayden - Q&A
02/27/2014 - 05:17

"If Ducati does go Open it could help us develop the software quicker... Also it could help us get more support from Honda" - Nicky Hayden.

Michael Bartholemy (Marc VDS) - Q&A
02/19/2014 - 09:54

"...We also have the commitment from Honda and Gresini that [Scott Redding] will get a factory MotoGP bike in the second year" - Michael Bartholemy.

Aleix Espargaro - Q&A
03/17/2014 - 14:59

"Being at the top of the test times in MotoGP is totally new to me. It's like a dream, unbelievable" - Aleix Espargaro.

Michael Laverty - Q&A
03/20/2014 - 00:00

On the eve of the 2014 MotoGP season-opener in Qatar, sat down with Michael Laverty to discuss his prospects for year two in grand prix...