Well-deserved 8th place and first points for delighted Kev Coghlan
The rain was relentless throughout the Moto2 race but that did not stop Kev Coghlan of team Aeroport de Castelló, who was moving up step by step until reaching a group of four riders who were fighting for 8th position which Kev Coghlan eventually took over. The problems with a... Read more
Crutchlow crashes to 8th after reaching for the podium in action-packed race
Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team riders Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow both mounted a brilliant challenge for the podium in an incident-packed and dramatic Spanish MotoGP race at the Jerez circuit in Spain today. The 27-lap race got underway under grey and gloomy skies and conditions proved to be some... Read more
Preseason favourite Sissis takes dominant win in second Jerez race
Arthur Sissis won his first road race at Jerez on Sunday, claiming victory in the 2nd round of the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. The 15 year old Australian stormed into the lead on the first lap and raced away to dominate the 16 laps in extremely wet and... Read more
Red Bull Ajo Motorsport’s only 17-year old Aprilia riders Jonas Folger and Danny Kent did an excellent job in difficult circumstances at the season’s second 125cc Grand Prix in Spain today. Brit Danny Kent, who is having his first full world championship season, rode a great race, keeping calm while... Read more
Redding still struggling with bike setup and frustrated with 23rd place
The Marc VDS Racing Team experienced another disappointing result at the end of a rain-affected Spanish Moto2 race in Jerez this afternoon. The race, which was run on a wet track with rain falling persistently throughout, proved to be another frustrating affair for Scott Redding. The 18-year-old looked on course... Read more
Outstanding performance by Smith to take fourth in treacherous conditions
Bradley Smith produced another outstanding performance for the Tech 3 Racing Team in today’s Spanish Moto2 Grand Prix, the British rider expertly mastering treacherous conditions to claim a fantastic fourth position. Making only his second start in the ultra-competitive series, Smith adapted himself superbly to the tricky conditions as the... Read more
Heavy crash in Jerez race leaves Webb battered and bruised
In only its second race, the Indian-owned Mahindra Racing team made history for India as it achieved its primary ambition – finishing in the top 15 to take home its first World Championship points. Racing in treacherous damp conditions made worse by intensifying mid-race drizzle, German rider Marcel Schrötter picked... Read more
Pos Nº Rider Bike Laps Time Delay/Retirement 1 18 Nicolas Terol Aprilia 23 44’50.646 2 94 Jonas Folger Aprilia 23 45’08.092 17.446 3 5 Johann Zarco Derbi 23 45’14.601 23.955 4 52 Danny Kent Aprilia 23 45’23.529 32.883 5 17 Taylor Mackenzie Aprilia 23 45’25.359 34.713 6 11 Sandro Cortese Aprilia 23 45’42.161 51.515 7 84 Jakub Kornfeil Aprilia 23 45’45.566 54.920 8 76 Hiroki Ono KTM 23 45’50.810 1’00.164 9 7 Efrén Vazquez Derbi 23 45’50.932 1’00.286 10 63 M.Zulfahmi Derbi 23 45’51.045 1’00.399 11 55 Hector Faubel Aprilia 23 45’51.406 1’00.760 12 26 Adrián Martín Aprilia 23 45’58.385 1’07.739 13 77 Marcel Schrötter Mahindra 23 46’10.356 1’19.710 14 96 Louis Rossi Aprilia 23 46’12.458 1’21.812 15 28 Josep Rodriguez Aprilia 23 46’13.764 1’23.118 16 23 Alberto Moncayo Aprilia 23 46’14.686 1’24.040 17 15 S.G.Giorgi Aprilia 23 46’21.256 1’30.610 18 21 Harry Stafford Aprilia 23 46’21.598 1’30.952 19 19 A.Tonucci Aprilia 23 46’46.000 1’55.354 20 3 Luigi... Read more