British GP, Silverstone Preview: MotoGP, Moto2, 125cc
MotoGP Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha Factory Racing) leads the standings in the FIM MotoGP World Championship as the premier class heads to Round 6 of the 2011 season this weekend, the AirAsia British Grand Prix. The battle for the title ensues as the season moves on to the next round at Silverstone,... Read more
Crutchlow highly motivated and eager for first home race
After a weekend of contrasting fortunes in Catalunya recently, Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team riders Cal Crutchlow and Colin Edwards have quickly turned their attention to this weekend’s British Grand Prix at the legendary Silverstone circuit. The Silverstone race is the all-important home round for rookie Crutchlow, who is enjoying... Read more
Isle of Man resident to appear in Arai parade lap ahead of Silverstone British MotoGP British motorcycle racer Cal Crutchlow is the latest MotoGP rider to confirm that he will be doing a parade lap during this year’s Isle of Man TT Races, fuelled by Monster Energy. The Monster Yamaha Tech... Read more
Crutchlow takes best result yet with strong 7th ahead of home race
Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Cal Crutchlow heads to his crucial home race at Silverstone next weekend brimming with confidence after he stormed to a career best MotoGP result in the Gran Premi Aperol de Catalunya today. Starting from the second row of the grid, the British rider quickly... Read more
Pos Rider Team Time/Gap 1 Casey STONER Repsol Honda Team 43’19.779 2 Jorge LORENZO Yamaha Factory Racing +2.403 3 Ben SPIES Yamaha Factory Racing +4.291 4 Andrea DOVIZIOSO Repsol Honda Team +5.255 5 Valentino ROSSI Ducati Team +7.371 6 Marco SIMONCELLI San Carlo Honda Gresini +11.831 7 Cal CRUTCHLOW Monster Yamaha Tech 3 +26.483 8 Nicky HAYDEN ... Read more
FIM Announces Environmental Pledge
Welcome news for those who love the sport and who care about environmental matters (the two need never be exclusive)… Today the FIM have released a press statement affirming a pledge towards sustainable development for MotoGP, including the implementation of a number of environmental programmes. This is the statement released... Read more
Outstanding Crutchlow qualifies for second row at Catalunya
Cal Crutchlow will start tomorrow’s Gran Premi Aperol de Catalunya from sixth position on the grid after the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider produced another outstanding qualifying performance this afternoon. The 2009 World Supersport champion was a serious contender for the top six throughout today’s session, run in warmer... Read more
Pos Nº Rider Bike Time Delay 1 58 Marco Simoncelli Honda 1’42.413 – 2 27 Casey Stoner Honda 1’42.429 0.016 3 1 Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 1’42.728 0.315 4 11 Ben Spies Yamaha 1’42.742 0.329 5 4 Andrea Dovizioso Honda 1’42.749 0.336 6 35 Cal Crutchlow Yamaha 1’43.202 0.789 7 46 Valentino Rossi Ducati 1’43.223 0.810 8 69 Nicky Hayden Ducati 1’43.228 0.815 9 19 Alvaro Bautista Suzuki 1’43.447 1.034 10 8 Héctor Barberá Ducati 1’43.656 1.243 11 7 Hiroshi Aoyama Honda 1’43.734 1.321 12 14 Randy de Puniet Ducati 1’43.764 1.351 13 65 Loris Capirossi Ducati 1’44.068 1.655 14 24 Toni Elías Honda 1’44.510 2.097 15 17 Karel Abraham Ducati 1’45.661 3.248 16 5 Colin Edwards Yamaha – – Read more