Danny Kent to sit out Austrian GP
Danny Kent hurt himself more than expected during the crash in FP1 on Friday morning at Spielberg. Additional to the hematoma in his backside he also suffered from a stiff neck and headache. After the FP3 on Saturday, a whiplash was confirmed by the Clinica Mobile. The young Brit... Read more
Triumph to power Moto2 from 2019
Triumph Motorcycles has been announced as the exclusive engine supplier to the FIM Moto2™ World Championship, beginning in 2019. Triumph has signed a three-year contract with Dorna – the commercial rights holder of MotoGP™ – to supply a dedicated race-tuned 765cc Triumph triple engine based on the powerplant from... Read more
Tarran Mackenzie signs with Kiefer Racing Moto2 Team for remainder of 2017
It has been announced that gifted young Scot Tarran Mackenzie will replace Danny Kent at Kiefer Racing for the remainder of the 2017 Moto2 season. Tarran is not a blank sheet in grand prix racing. His father Niall competed successful in 500cc World Championship to name several podiums finishes... Read more
Danny Kent parts ways with Kiefer Racing
Danny Kent has split from Kiefer Racing. He has issued the following statement via Twitter… “Due to irreconcilable differences I’ve decided to part ways with Kiefer Racing and the Moto2 Team. It’s been a difficult period since joining the team and I don’t feel I’m able to reach my... Read more
Disappointing DNF rounds off difficult Argentine weekend for Danny Kent
In contrast to the previous day, weather conditions were stable on race day in the spa region of Termas de Río Hondo. Despite dark skies, it remained dry. Kiefer Racing’s rider line-up with Danny Kent and teammate Dominique Aegerter qualified for 12th and 18th position on the grid respectively.... Read more
Danny Kent ready to charge from P12 on Argentine grid
On Saturday, rainy weather spoiled Kiefer Racing’s time attack for strong starting positions. On a drying track, Danny Kent and teammate Dominique Aegerter finally qualified for 12th and 18th position respectively. During day two of practice, changing weather affected the teams and riders’ further preparations for Sunday’s race in... Read more
Danny Kent satisfied with points finish as 2017 campaign gets underway in Qatar
After a weekend full of weather-related issues, at least conditions were stable at the time of Sunday evening’s race. Both, Danny Kent and Kiefer Racing teammate Dominique Aegerter left the line well when the red lights went out for the first time this year. However, with an increasing race... Read more
Industry news: TOTAL renews as exclusive fuel supplier of Moto2 and Moto3
Total are to stay on board with the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship as official fuel supplier to Moto2™ and Moto3™ for another three years, until 2019. Founded in 1924, the company is a global integrated energy producer and provider, and in 2016 has supplied fuel to both the Moto2™... Read more