MotoGP News

Provisional qualifying times - GP de Valenciana.
09/15/2000 - 00:00

Friday night grids from the Ricardo Tormo circuit

Laconi sets up '99 repeat.
09/15/2000 - 00:00

A late, late lap from Regis Laconi provided the Red Bull Yamaha rider with the chance to replicate last year's pole position for the Valencia Grand Prix.

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09/15/2000 - 00:00

QUB Team Optimum riders Jamie Robinson and Adrian Coates ran into chronic carburation problems as they struggled to get the complex Aprilia settings to agree with the very warm and humid conditions at Valencia.

Regis repeats reign on return to Valencia.
09/15/2000 - 00:00

He may have had a poor year, and be facing a fight to keep his seat, but 1999 Valencia GP winner Regis Laconi produced a repeat performance of his only pole position to pip series leader Kenny Roberts for top spot.

Preview - Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana.
09/15/2000 - 00:00

With four rounds remaining, and another return trip to Spain, all three MotoGP titles remain up for grabs.

Preview - Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana.
09/15/2000 - 00:00

With four rounds remaining, and another return trip to Spain, all three MotoGP titles remain up for grabs.

The circus journeys south to

First blood to Nakano.
09/15/2000 - 00:00

Shinya Nakano struck an important psychological blow in his battle with team-mate Olivier Jacque by pipping the Frenchman to provisional pole position at Valencia.

Ui takes overnight pole.
09/15/2000 - 00:00

Championship favourites Youichi Ui and Roberto Locatelli proved to be the men to beat in opening qualifying for the Valencia 125cc Grand Prix.

Honda, Yamaha chase McWilliams.
09/15/2000 - 00:00

From facing a possible - and reluctant - move to superbikes next year, Jeremy McWilliams may yet find himself on a works GP machine in 2001.

West seeks inspiration from Olympian spirit.
09/13/2000 - 00:00

As the world focuses on the start of the Olympic Games in Sydney this weekend, teenage motorcycle racer Ant West aims to keep the Australian flag flying high overseas.

d'Antin tests two.
09/13/2000 - 00:00

Luis d'Antin has given two Spanish riders the chance to compete for a seat alongside race regular Norick Abe next season.

Gibernau signs for Suzuki.
09/06/2000 - 00:00

Honda refugee Sete Gibernau has agreed to join Team Telefonica MoviStar Suzuki next year alongside Kenny Roberts Jr.

Gibernau and Nakano escape Estoril without injury.
09/04/2000 - 00:00

Two of the most spectacular crashes seen this MotoGP season appear to have left their victims none the worse for wear, despite initial fears for their health.

Crash.net image
09/04/2000 - 00:00

Wayne Rainey became the latest MotoGP icon to join the recently inaugurated Hall of Fame, following a ceremony at Sunday's Portuguese Grand Prix.

McCoy rides wind beneath Red Bull wings.
09/03/2000 - 00:00

Garry McCoy all but dominated the Portuguese Grand Prix at Estoril, adding a comfortable GP500 victory to the impressive pole position he took on S

Race results - Portuguese Grand Prix.
09/03/2000 - 00:00

Full finishing positions from Estoril

McCoy rides wind beneath Red Bull wings.
09/03/2000 - 00:00

Garry McCoy all but dominated the Portuguese Grand Prix at Estoril, adding a comfortable GP500 victory to the impressive pole position he took on Saturday.

Crash.net image
09/03/2000 - 00:00

After doctors' orders prevented him from riding on Friday afternoon, Jamie Robinson fought back from concussion to gain a never-give-up point in the Portuguese GP.

West equals career best at Estoril.
09/03/2000 - 00:00

Australia's Ant West today equalled his career-best result in the 250cc MotoGP championship when he finished fourth in the Portuguese Grand Prix at Estoril.

Hurricane McCoy glides to Portuguese victory.
09/03/2000 - 00:00

Garry McCoy continued to repay the faith shown in him last time out by the Red Bull Yamaha team, taking a crushing victory in the Portuguese Grand Prix.

Katoh dominant in Portugal.
09/03/2000 - 00:00

Daijiro Katoh and the Gresini Honda squad dominated the inaugural 250cc Portuguese Grand Prix at the Estoril circuit, leading home championship leader Olivier Jacque by ten seconds.

Emilio wins at Estoril.
09/03/2000 - 00:00

Spain's Emilio Alzamora became the first winner of a Portuguese MotoGP to be held in Portugal, as he overcame the Derbi challenge to take victory in GP125.

Qualifying times - Portuguese Grand Prix.
09/02/2000 - 00:00

Complete grid line-ups at Estoril

West qualifies on third row in Portugal.
09/02/2000 - 00:00

Australian teenager Ant West will start from twelfth position on the grid for tomorrow's 250cc Portuguese MotoGP at Estoril.

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