Eugene Laverty makes breakthrough in opening Aragon practice sessions
The possibility of seeing a ninth different winner in nine consecutive MotoGP races at Aragon this weekend already looks a slim one after the opening day of free practice, which saw Spanish pair Dani Pedrosa and Marc Márquez produce the kind of form that suggests a home victory on... Read more
Eugene Laverty places fourteenth at Misano
The San Marino Grand Prix continued one of the most evenly matched MotoGP seasons of all time. An eighth consecutive different winner was crowned at Misano, as Dani Pedrosa joined Jorge Lorenzo, Valentino Rossi, Jack Miller, Marc Marquez, Andrea Iannone, Cal Crutchlow and Maverick Viñales on the list of... Read more
Eugene Laverty looks to Misano fightback from 16th on the grid
Jorge Lorenzo ended the opening day of the San Marino GP in fourth place with no indication of the speed he would show in qualifying today, when he pulled out the fastest ever lap of the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli to take pole position in a time of... Read more
Eugene Laverty has mixed first day at Misano
The MotoGP World Championship went from the cold of the later British summer to the heat of the Adriatic coast today as track temperatures hit 40ºC at Misano for the opening free practice sessions of the San Marino GP. The heat was the main talking point of a day... Read more
Twelfth place for Eugene Laverty at Silverstone
The British Grand Prix was halted no sooner than it was underway today after a crash involving Pol Espargaró and Loris Baz in between the first and second corners saw the race red-flagged on the first lap. At that point Cal Crutchlow was leading ahead of Pull&Bear Aspar Team... Read more
Impressive Eugene Laverty narrowly misses out on Silverstone pole
Cal Crutchlow carried the form that saw him take victory last time out at Brno through to qualifying for his home Grand Prix today as the British rider took pole position in wet conditions by a massive 0.998 seconds at Silverstone. Crutchlow’s effort came halfway through the session and... Read more
Solid start to Eugene Laverty’s Silverstone weekend
Four different factories took the top four spots on the opening day of MotoGP free practice at the British Grand Prix, with the Ducati of Andrea Iannone on top of the timesheets thanks to a lap of 2’01.421, which is inside the circuit record held by Dani Pedrosa.... Read more
Eugene Laverty returns to WorldSBK with sights set on 2017 title
Eugene Laverty will return to the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship next season, with the sole aim of winning the WorldSBK title. Irishman Laverty raced in WorldSBK between 2011 and 2014, clinching 13 race victories and 33 podium finishes from his 104 race starts. He finished runner-up in the World... Read more