Assen TT Preview: MotoGP, Moto2, 125cc
MotoGP Round 7 of the 2011 MotoGP World Championship, the Iveco TT Assen, keeps the action coming thick and fast as Championship leader Casey Stoner aims to defend his newly-found position at the top of the standings. The 2011 campaign is now one-third through its 18-round course, laying the way... Read more
Cal Crutchlow has undergone successful surgery on the broken left collarbone he suffered during last weekend’s British Grand Prix. The 25-year-old had a titanium plate and several screws inserted in the shoulder in an operation carried out by specialist surgeon Doctor David Clark at the Royal Derby Hospital. The Monster... Read more
The FIM has released a new statement on the matter of additional teams in the MotoGP category for 2012. This is the press release in full… As previously notified, the existing teams in the MotoGP class will all be offered a contract of participation with IRTA for the 2012 FIM Road... Read more
Crutchlow Tweets To Fans From Hospital Bed
Cal Crutchlow has sent a message to fans from his hospital bed, apologising for his injury-forced absence form the British GP and thanking fans for their support. On his Twitter account – @calcrutchlow – he put out the following… Tweeting from my hospital bed ! Just to say thanks so much... Read more
Pos Nº Rider Bike Laps Time Delay/Retirement 1 27 Casey Stoner Honda 20 47’53.459 2 4 Andrea Dovizioso Honda 20 48’08.618 15.159 3 5 Colin Edwards Yamaha 20 48’14.939 21.480 4 69 Nicky Hayden Ducati 20 48’20.443 26.984 5 19 Alvaro Bautista Suzuki 20 48’29.028 35.569 6 46 Valentino Rossi Ducati 20 48’57.985 1’04.526 7 17 Karel Abraham Ducati 20 49’26.109 1’32.650 8 24 Toni Elías Honda 20 49’45.397 1’51.938 9 7 Hiroshi Aoyama Honda 20 49’45.809 1’52.350 10 65 Loris Capirossi Ducati 20 49’56.771 2’03.312 11 8 Héctor Barberá Ducati 19 48’10.582 1 Lap 12 14 Randy de Puniet Ducati 19 48’13.094 1 Lap (3) 58 Marco Simoncelli Honda 10 24’04.277 Crash (3) 1 Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 8 19’18.287 Crash (6) 11 Ben Spies Yamaha 7 17’14.283 Crash 35 Cal Crutchlow Yamaha 0 Withdrawn Read more
Cal Crutchlow To Miss Home Race
The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team suffered another cruel injury blow today after it was confirmed Cal Crutchlow will miss his all-important home MotoGP round at Silverstone with a broken left collarbone. The home crowd favourite was just starting his third lap of this afternoon’s qualifying session when he lost... Read more
Pos Nº Rider Bike Time Delay 1 27 Casey Stoner Honda 2’02.020 – 2 58 Marco Simoncelli Honda 2’02.208 0.188 3 1 Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 2’02.237 0.217 4 11 Ben Spies Yamaha 2’02.677 0.657 5 4 Andrea Dovizioso Honda 2’03.212 1.192 6 17 Karel Abraham Ducati 2’04.151 2.131 7 69 Nicky Hayden Ducati 2’04.304 2.284 8 5 Colin Edwards Yamaha 2’04.508 2.488 9 19 Alvaro Bautista Suzuki 2’04.520 2.500 10 14 Randy de Puniet Ducati 2’04.589 2.569 11 7 Hiroshi Aoyama Honda 2’04.919 2.899 12 8 Héctor Barberá Ducati 2’05.164 3.144 13 46 Valentino Rossi Ducati 2’05.781 3.761 14 24 Toni Elías Honda 2’05.862 3.842 15 65 Loris Capirossi Ducati 2’06.256 4.236 16 35 Cal Crutchlow Yamaha 2’07.911 5.891 Read more
Latest shots from Silverstone: Friday
The crew of MotoGPBrits.com is at Silverstone this weekend to cover the British GP and of course all the local riders. Here are some more photos from the action on Friday. Copyright: Vroom Media Read more