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
#AUSWorldSBK – Day 3 roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport
World Superbike The final MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship race of the Yamaha Finance Australian Round ended with a drag race between Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK teammates Alex Lowes and Jonathan Rea. Rea had been leading the race until the latter stages before Lowes overtook him at Turn 1 with... Read more
#AUSWorldSBK Saturday roundup – World Superbike, World Supersport
World Superbike The 2020 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship roared into action at Phillip Island with an action-packed opening encounter. Toprak Razgatlioglu (Pata Yamaha WorldSBK Official Team) claimed the victory by one of the smallest margins in WorldSBK history. Just 0.137s separated the top four riders at the end of... 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
#AUSWorldSBK – Day 1 Redding tops frantic WorldSBK FP2 session as 2020 kicks off
After the first Free Practice session, topped by Scott Redding (ARUBA.IT Racing – Ducati), ran in mixed conditions, the second session was completely dry. It was a disrupted session following a Red Flag ten minutes into the session for debris on the track, but Redding was able to top... Read more
#AUSWorldSBK – 10 things to know ahead of the Yamaha Finance Australian Round
Phillip Island is the track with most WorldSBK races run: 58. The first appearance of the Australian track in the calendar was back in 1990. Ducati have collected no less than 65 podium finishes at Phillip Island: that is the third highest value in history for a manufacturer on a... Read more
WorldSBK ready to erupt into life at Phillip Island to kick-start 2020 with #AUSWorldSBK
World Superbike The dust has settled, and the talking has stopped: after a long winter, the time has come for one of the most anticipated and unpredictable seasons in years to ignite. The 2020 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship is finally upon us and after three months of winter testing, the... 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