MotoGP News

MotoGP Gossip: “Rossi can race until he’s 46”
02/14/2019 - 14:44

In today's MotoGP gossip, Rossi's father backs him to continue racing, Lorenzo steps up recovery and Oliveira's progress. 

Ducati, Yamaha fairing designs cleared, jig 'working great'
02/13/2019 - 16:30

New Ducati and Yamaha fairing designs given the 'OK' by MotoGP technical director Danny Aldridge, jig template 'working great'.

Trackside at Sepang with Bradley Smith
02/14/2019 - 08:51

Thirty minutes trackside with Bradley Smith at the Sepang MotoGP test.

More 'new technology' Michelins expected in 2019
02/13/2019 - 14:05

Good feedback at Sepang means more 'new technology' rear Michelin compounds are now expected to join the 2019 MotoGP tyre allocation.

'Good step' puts Oliveira close to top KTM of Zarco
02/14/2019 - 08:50

MotoGP rookie Miguel Oliveira makes a good step forward during start of 2019 testing, finishing just three tenths slower than the top KTM of Johann Zarco at Sepang.

'65%' Bagnaia stuns with second at Sepang
02/09/2019 - 09:38

'I think I'm about 65% of a MotoGP rider. I understand a lot more, but you only get points in the race' – Francesco Bagnaia, Sepang MotoGP test.

Morbidelli, Quartararo, Pawi set for Sepang 8 Hours
02/13/2019 - 13:00

Sepang planning to send its MotoGP and Moto2 riders to inaugural 8 Hour endurance race.

MotoGP 2019: Pre-season and launch dates
02/05/2019 - 09:30

All the key dates on MotoGP 2019 team launches, pre-season tests and the race calendar

FIRST LOOK: Tech3's blue, silver and orange KTM colours
02/12/2019 - 16:46

Tech3 turns blue, silver and orange for new Red Bull KTM MotoGP and Moto2 era.

Rossi: I will try to poison Morbidelli, Bagnaia!
02/12/2019 - 14:00

Valentino Rossi has mixed emotions about the pace of both VR46 academy riders Franco Morbidelli and Francesco Bagnaia at the Sepang test

MotoGP Gossip: Fenati received death threats after brake grab
02/12/2019 - 10:42

In today's MotoGP Gossip, Fenati reveals death threats following 'brake grab', Marquez wows fans in Indonesia and Crutchlow backs Petrucci surprise in 2019 

'All in' - KTM, Red Bull launch 2019 MotoGP campaign
02/12/2019 - 14:15

The Red Bull-branded factory KTM MotoGP machines, new satellite Tech3 bikes plus Moto2 and Moto3 entries unveiled in Austria.

Dovizioso: Impossible to understand Honda pace so far
02/11/2019 - 13:01

Andrea Dovizioso feels accurately gauging Honda’s pace at the Sepang MotoGP test is impossible due to Marc Marquez and Cal Crutchlow returning from operations while Jorge Lorenzo is out injured

Rossi: Ducati qualifying pace incredible, race pace closer
02/11/2019 - 09:50

Valentino Rossi calls Ducati’s qualifying speed at the Sepang test “incredible” while fears over race pace are subdued

Ducati's mystery switch…
02/09/2019 - 20:52

Holeshot device, 'salad box' selector or something else?

Morbidelli: Racing Rossi motivating, Bagnaia impressive
02/10/2019 - 17:02

Franco Morbidelli says racing Valentino Rossi in MotoGP “is an extreme source of motivation” while he was impressed by fellow VR46 academy member Francesco Bagnaia at Sepang

Forward Racing pulls wraps off MV Agusta Moto2 challenger
02/11/2019 - 21:20

Forward Racing reveals its Moto2 challenger to mark MV Agusta’s return to grand prix racing

McPhee: 2019 Honda Moto3 bike already working well
02/11/2019 - 15:05

John McPhee feels he’s been instantly able to adapt back to the Honda Moto3 machine

Rins: Pieces in place to win some races
02/10/2019 - 12:22

Alex Rins is the most consistent MotoGP rider on the final day of testing at Sepang; says Suzuki now has the pieces in place to "win some races" in 2019.

Crutchlow: My ankle feels alright on the bike but off it…
02/10/2019 - 10:38

Cal Crutchlow says his ankle feels “better than expected” when riding but off his LCR Honda it is “like I’ve been hit by a bus every morning”

Quartararo reaches goal, braking aims for Qatar
02/10/2019 - 13:06

MotoGP rookie Fabio Quartararo is pleased with overall performance at Sepang; “The goal was to be under the 2m 0s. We reached our goal.”

Espargaro: KTM MotoGP race pace gains ‘unbelievable’
02/09/2019 - 10:38

KTM's "amazing" race pace gains have left Pol Espargaro encouraged heading into the second MotoGP pre-season test in Qatar. 

One lap speed impresses but long run underwhelms Miller
02/10/2019 - 10:09

Jack Miller has been impressed by Ducati’s single-lap pace advantage at the end of the Sepang MotoGP test but concedes worries still remain about its race distance speed

Rossi 'optimistic' after Yamaha 'bit lost' for two years
02/08/2019 - 16:18

'In the last two years we were a little bit lost but now we have a direction, we are more optimistic' – Valentino Rossi, Sepang MotoGP test.