Bradley Smith finishes eighth in second race at Misano for MotoE World Cup
Bradley Smith ended a tough weekend at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli with an eighth place. The ONE Energy Racing rider saw his chances of fighting for a podium positions affected on the first lap after having to avoid a crash by another rider. However, the points he... Read more
Bradley Smith crashes out of Catalunya GP
In a race conditioned by numerous crashes, a contact in a braking section took both Aleix Espargaró and Bradley Smith out of the action in the early stages. Bradley Smith: “I’m sorry about what happened today, even more so because Aleix was involved. Unfortunately, in that braking section the situation was... Read more
A solid race for Bradley Smith in Jerez
Bradley Smith rode a solid race, shaking off a bit of rust in the early stages due to his being a tester and not a full-time racer. The Aprilia test rider then found his rhythm, although limited by a less-than-perfect feeling with the front. He battled down to the... Read more
Bradley Smith confirmed as Aprilia test rider and wildcard in 2019
Red Bull KTM rider Bradley Smith will join the Aprilia MotoGP Test Team for 2019 and will also compete astride the RS-GP in a series of wild cards during next season. The arrival of the British rider, runner-up 125 champion in 2009 on Aprilia, is part of the racing... Read more
Bradley Smith in the points at Le Mans
With a reasonable track temperature and the enticing promise of top ten potential at the iconic French facility (that first hosted a motorcycle Grand Prix in 1969 and has been a popular draw for MotoGP since 2000), both Pol Espargaro and Bradley Smith set off from the sixth row... Read more
Bradley Smith primed for French GP from the sixth row
The Brit and Spaniard circulated to top ten positions in FP1 on Friday and Pol Espargaro was a very encouraging 7th in FP2 the same day. Warm and breezy conditions were again in place for Saturday’s action and both riders continued work on the KTM RC16 with a view towards the... Read more
Points for Bradley Smith in Jerez
Almost 70,000 spectators cooked in early summer sunshine at the Circuito de Jerez – Angel Nieto for the fourth round of nineteen in the 2018 MotoGP contest. Track temperatures crept up to 45 degrees by the time of the 25 lap premier class race in the middle of the... Read more
Bradley Smith starting Spanish GP from 21st
Temperatures crept up after a cool start to the traditional Spanish fixture at the short, narrow and demanding Jerez circuit in Andalucía. Pol Espargaro initially turned heads with a bright 3rd place in the first Free Practice session on Friday but as the heat increased so lap-times dropped, and... Read more