Gran Premio bwin de España: Jerez Preview
After a three-week break in which the Grand Prix of Japan was rescheduled for October 3rd due to the volcanic eruption in Iceland, the 2010 FIM MotoGP World Championship resumes at Jerez this weekend with the Gran Premio bwin de España. MotoGP It is a circuit which has been a favourite... Read more
Volcano Chaos Leads To Motegi Postponement
www.motorcyclenews.com reports that the Japanese MotoGP race, scheduled to take place at the Twin Ring Motegi next weekend (April 25), has been postponed until early October because of on-going European travel chaos caused by an Icelandic volcano. The Twin Ring Motegi race, which was due to be the second of... Read more
Pos Nº Rider Bike Laps Time Delay/Retirement 1 48 Shoya Tomizawa Suter/Honda 20 41’11.768 2 6 Alex Debon FTR/Honda 20 41’16.424 4.656 3 16 Jules Cluzel Suter/Honda 20 41’16.557 4.789 4 24 Toni Elías Moriwaki/Honda 20 41’18.746 6.978 5 44 Roberto Rolfo Suter/Honda 20 41’18.946 7.178 6 75 Mattia Pasini Motobi/Honda 20 41’23.572 11.804 7 12 Thomas Luthi Moriwaki/Honda 20 41’23.629 11.861 Read more
Qualifying Disappointments For Bradley & Scott
After finishing second in yesterday’s opening Moto2 practice session, the Marc VDS Racing Team’s Scott Redding was disappointed to only qualify on the fifth row of the grid for tomorrow’s first ever Moto2 race in Qatar. Hector Faubel ended the 45-minute qualifying session in 32nd position, less than 1.5s... Read more
Pos Nº Rider Bike Time Delay Laps km/h 1 24 Toni Elías Moriwaki/Honda 2’01.904 15 158.879 2 60 Julian Simon RSV/Honda 2’02.032 0.128 16 158.712 3 65 Stefan Bradl Suter/Honda 2’02.038 0.134 17 158.704 4 15 Alex de Angelis Scot/Honda 2’02.101 0.197 18 158.622 5 72 Yuki Takahashi Tech 3/Honda 2’02.295 0.391 18 158.371 6 16 Jules Cluzel Suter/Honda 2’02.366 0.462 15 158.279 7 35 Raffaele De Rosa Tech 3/Honda 2’02.560 0.656 18 158.028 Read more
Scott Storms To Second In Qatar FP1
The Marc VDS Racing Team’s Scott Redding stormed to second place in the opening Moto2 practice session in Qatar. Hector Faubel, who rode the team’s Suter MMX machine for the first time in the hour-long timed session, ended 39th fastest, but confident of improvement during practice and qualifying tomorrow. Redding... Read more
Scott Redding: “It’s all come together during the last two tests in Jerez and, I’m glad to say, we’re now well and truly on the pace. We’ve made some big steps forward with the set-up of the bike, but the biggest improvement has come from me changing my riding style;... Read more
EVENT TIME SCHEDULE 2010 Grand Prix of Qatar, Losail International Circuit Friday 9 April 20.00 – 21.00 :: 125cc Free Practice 1 21.15 – 22.15 :: Moto2 Free Practice 1 22.30 – 23.30 :: MotoGP Free Practice 1 ……………………………………… Saturday 10 April 18.00 – 18.40 :: 125cc Free Practice 2 18.55 – 19.55 :: MotoGP Free Practice... Read more