Encouraging start for Crutchlow at team’s home Grand Prix despite late crash
The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 squad made an encouraging start to preparations for the Team’s all-important home race in France after Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow set a fast and competitive pace on the opening day of practice at the historic Le Mans circuit. Today’s session was run in gloriously... Read more
Pos Nº Rider Bike Time Delay Laps km/h 1 27 Casey Stoner Honda 1’33.782 20 160.649 2 58 Marco Simoncelli Honda 1’34.186 0.404 21 159.960 3 26 Daniel Pedrosa Honda 1’34.478 0.696 23 159.465 4 69 Nicky Hayden Ducati 1’34.652 0.870 21 159.172 5 1 Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 1’34.659 0.877 21 159.160 6 4 Andrea Dovizioso Honda 1’34.705 0.923 21 159.083 7 5 Colin Edwards Yamaha 1’34.939 1.157 21 158.691 8 7 Hiroshi Aoyama Honda 1’34.959 1.177 21 158.657 9 46 Valentino Rossi Ducati 1’34.966 1.184 21 158.646 10 11 Ben Spies Yamaha 1’34.976 1.194 25 158.629 11 14 Randy de Puniet Ducati 1’34.998 1.216 21 158.592 12... Read more
Pos Nº Rider Bike Time Delay Laps km/h 1 27 Casey Stoner Honda 1’34.133 20 160.050 2 26 Daniel Pedrosa Honda 1’34.431 0.298 22 159.545 3 4 Andrea Dovizioso Honda 1’34.808 0.675 22 158.910 4 58 Marco Simoncelli Honda 1’35.029 0.896 21 158.541 5 1 Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 1’35.165 1.032 24 158.314 6 46 Valentino Rossi Ducati 1’35.414 1.281 22 157.901 7 14 Randy de Puniet Ducati 1’35.687 1.554 23 157.450 8 69 Nicky Hayden Ducati 1’35.721 1.588 20 157.394 9 35 Cal Crutchlow Yamaha 1’35.731 1.598 22 157.378 10 11 Ben Spies Yamaha 1’35.743 1.610 23 157.358 11 5 Colin Edwards Yamaha 1’35.871 1.738 20 157.148 12... Read more
Le Mans Weekend Preview
MotoGP Three rounds into the 2011 season and the MotoGP World Championship has already delivered a wealth of thrilling on-track action, as well as a dose of intense competitive rivalry off it which has added spice to what is already shaping up to be a fantastic title battle. The drama will... Read more
Crutchlow highly confident ahead of team’s home race
Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow head to the all-important home race for the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team in France this weekend confident they can continue their brilliant start to the 2011 MotoGP World Championship campaign. And not only is this weekend’s encounter at the legendary Bugatti Circuit in... Read more
Dorna And Hertz Renew Partnership
Rental company Hertz and MotoGP rights holders Dorna Sports have signed a year’s extension to their existing agreement, which began in 2010 and which will see Hertz continue to provide Dorna with a range of services throughout the 2011 season of the World Championship. After the relationship between the two... Read more
Big progress for Crutchlow and Tech3 at Estoril test
Less than 24 hours after claiming a brilliant double top 10 finish in the Portuguese MotoGP round, Cal Crutchlow and Colin Edwards were back in action to complete a hugely productive test session at the Estoril circuit today. With seven hours of track time available and conditions ideal with no... Read more
FIM Announces Latest News On MotoGP 2012 Applications
The Estoril weekend also saw an update to the FIM’s progress with establishing the teams for participation in the 2012 season. 16 teams not currently participating have applied and that is going to be refined to a final position where there are 14 teams fielding 21 riders. This is the... Read more