FIM, IRTA and Dorna have just announced the cancellation of all MotoGP™ class sessions at the Grand Prix of Qatar, including the race. The ongoing coronavirus outbreak has resulted in Qatar travel restrictions being brought into force that affect passengers from Italy, amongst other countries. As of today, all passengers... Read more
Industry news: Dorna Sports launches new, free-to-play game, MotoGP™ Fantasy
Ahead of the 2020 season opener, Dorna Sports’ digital product range is growing with the launch of MotoGP™ Fantasy. A new, free-to-play game, it allows fans to delve into the sport they love and be a part of it – by creating, managing and competing with their very own... Read more
MotoGP gets slick new font design for 2020
As web publishers and graphic designers, we’re very much in love with the new font that’s been developed for MotoGP… The Fontsmith design team (now part of the Monotype Studio) collaborated with Dorna Sports to design an original, premium and charismatic typographic identity for MotoGP™. The goal is to reach... Read more
MotoGP #QatarTest Day Three Roundup
If there’s one thing 2020 preseason has taught us to expect, it’s some serious speed from Yamaha and Suzuki. At the close of testing before the first race weekend of the year that remained entirely true, with Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) getting into the 1:53s with a... Read more
MotoGP #QatarTest – Day Two Roundup
Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) set the fastest lap of the Qatar Test to top the timesheets on Day 2 with a 1:54.038, the Frenchman going a couple of tenths faster than the laptimes we saw at the event last season. Day 1 pacesetter Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Ecstar)... Read more
MotoGP #QatarTest – Day one roundup
After Yamaha topped all three days of the Sepang Test with Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT), Suzuki struck back in Qatar as Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Ecstar) led teammate Joan Mir to lock out the top and the two Hamamatsu factory machines were split by just 0.002. Maverick Viñales... Read more
Riders readied for final pre-season MotoGP test at Losail
After the Sepang Test and Fabio Quartararo’s (Petronas Yamaha SRT) full house of fastest laps across the three days, it’s time to get suited and booted for another three-day Official Test – the second and final, at Losail International Circuit in Qatar. Will Quartararo strike again? How will adaptation... Read more
#SepangTest – Quartararo remains untouchable on Day 3
Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) made it a full house at the Sepang Test as he topped the timesheets once again on Sunday, with the Frenchman putting in a 1:58.349 to end the session close to the fastest ever lap of the Malaysian venue. He had some close company,... Read more