MotoGP is set to return to the era of 1,000cc engines from 2012 onwards, it has been announced, following a meeting of the Grand Prix Commission between the FIM, Dorna and MSMA in Geneva. The announcement was made following a reunion of the Grand Prix Commission at the Geneva headquarters... Read more
Toseland: I Might Return To MotoGP
After a couple of seasons in MotoGP, James Toseland – as we all know – is to return to World Superbikes. We’re sad to see him go, and will be sure to try and keep up generally with news on JT during next year, but as a precursor to... Read more
Toseland & Poncharal Look Back On Valencia
British rider James Toseland produced a gallant ride in his final appearance for the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team that saw him in contention for a top ten finish throughout the 30-lap encounter. A stunning start and skilled overtaking on the first lap saw him climb into 11th position and... Read more
Valencia GP: MotoGP Race Report
Victory on home soil saw Dani Pedrosa end the 2009 FIM World Championship on a high at the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana, as the Repsol Honda man enjoyed a start-to-finish win in the final race of the 2009 season and Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo completed... Read more
Toseland Lines Up 14th For Farewell GP
Casey Stoner will start the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana in pole position after repeating his domination of the free practice sessions in qualifying on Saturday. The Australian topped the timesheet by a clear 0.263s, with a best lap of 1’32.256 securing him the lead on the front... Read more
In fine sunshine at the Ricardo Tormo circuit on Friday, Ducati Marlboro’s Casey Stoner started the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana weekend in the manner which he hopes will secure a third straight race win as he recorded the best lap time in Free Practice 1. After overcoming... Read more
Valencia GP Preview & Quotes
Valentino Rossi may have sealed the 2009 FIM MotoGP World Championship at Sepang, but there are still scores to be settled involving Jorge Lorenzo, Casey Stoner, Dani Pedrosa, and a host of other riders in the final round of the season. A ninth world title was wrapped up by Rossi... Read more
JT Finishes Grim Sepang Weekend With 15th Position
Whilst Valentino Rossi claimed his 9th World title today in Sepang – and Casey Stoner pulled out another one of his supremely dominant races to come home 1st – it was an awful end to a pretty awful weekend for Brit James Toseland in his penultimate race in MotoGP. The... Read more