Kev Coghlan frustrated by crash in debut Moto2 race
The first race of the season has not ended well for Aeroport de Castello rider Kev Coghlan who suffered a crash in the middle of the race which ended his Grand Prix early. It’s a shame that after moving up ten positions and picking up a rhythm as fast as... Read more
Redding finishes Qatar GP in 31th after early crash
The 2011 Moto2 World Championship campaign kicked off in disappointing fashion for the Marc VDS Racing Team in Qatar tonight. Scott Redding was optimistic of mounting a podium challenge going into the 20-lap race but starting from 10th on the grid, he lost four places in a typically frenetic first... Read more
Stunning Smith takes 9th at Qatar and finishes weekend as best rookie
Bradley Smith started his Moto2 World Championship campaign in superb fashion in the season opening Commercialbank Grand Prix of Qatar tonight. The 20-year-old, starting from the front of the third row for his Moto2 debut, made a fantastic start and after a typically frantic first few corners, Smith found himself... Read more
Pos Rider Team/Bike Time/Gap 1. Casey Stoner Honda 42m38.569s 2. Jorge... Read more
During the hour-long qualifying session at the Losail circuit this evening it was once again Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner and Dani Pedrosa who dominated the session, with the Australian finishing fastest with a stunning lap to secure pole position for tomorrow’s season-opening grand prix. The outright pole position... Read more
Crutchlow astonishes the field with 8th in qualifying debut at Qatar
MotoGP Rookie Cal Crutchlow lit up the Losail International Circuit in Qatar tonight with a stunning debut qualifying performance. The British rider lapped faster than nine-times world champion Valentino Rossi and a host of more experienced riders to produce the performance of the night on board the Monster Yamaha Tech... Read more
Smith seventh-fastest in “fantastic” qualifying
Bradley Smith produced a dazzling performance under the spectacular Losail International Circuit floodlights in Qatar tonight, the British rider claiming a stunning seventh position in his first ever Moto2 qualifying session. The 20-year-old clocked a best time of 2.01.442 on the new Tech 3 Racing machine to claim a place... Read more
Redding targets podium fight despite difficult qualifying session
Scott Redding is confident he can fight for the podium in the opening Moto2 World Championship race in Qatar, despite a difficult qualifying session tonight. The Marc VDS rider started the 45-minute qualifying session confident that gearbox and rear suspension modifications to his Suter MMXI machine would help him continue... Read more