Red Bull Rookies, Sachsenring race 2: İstiklal Marşı plays again as Can Öncü wins over Deniz
Can Öncü turned the tables on twin brother Deniz as the 14-year-old Turks dominated the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 2 at the Sachsenring and stood again for their own national anthem. Czech 16-year-old Filip Salač snatched the final podium place by the same rim width that he... Read more
Red Bull Rookies – Deniz goes one better than Can Öncü in Sachsenring 1
Deniz Öncü put in a perfect performance to win Race 1 of the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup weekend at the Sachsenring. The 14-year-old Turk bested his twin brother Can by 4.455 seconds after 19 laps. Cup leader Can had to battle all race just to make the podium... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Double in the Can for Öncü at Assen
Emerging in front after an incredible opening few laps at Assen, Can Öncü then put in another perfect performance to match his dominant Saturday victory. The 14-year-old Turk has stretched his Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup points advantage to an impressive 49 after 5 of 12 races. The chasing pack... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Can Öncü unstoppable in Race 1 at Assen
Turkish 14-year-old Can Öncü grabbed a dominant lights-to-flag win from Pole Position to extend his lead in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup to 24 points. His twin brother Deniz led a five man KTM RC 250 R battle in hot pursuit but just lost a podium place coming... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Yuki Kunii snatches Mugello thriller
Just 1.5 seconds separated the top 13 at the end of 16 incredible laps as Japanese 15-year-old Yuki Kunii flashed across the Mugello finish line ahead of Can Öncü and Adrián Carrasco. Turkish 14-year-old Can Öncü now leads the points table by seven from fellow Jerez winner Carlos Tatay,... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Tatay takes revenge in Jerez race 2
Carlos Tatay turned the tables on Can Öncü and won the second race of the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup at Jerez. The Spaniard, who turns fifteen on Monday, had chased the 14-year-old Turk home on Saturday but this time took victory with a perfect out-braking move at the... Read more
Red Bull Rookies, Jerez: Can Öncü wins opener with perfect last laps
Can Öncü confirmed his status as favourite for the 2018 Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup with an impressive victory in the first race of the season in Jerez. The 14-year-old Turk had to work hard for it though, only getting the better of first timer Carlos Tatay, the 14-year-old... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Jerez Preseason Test Day 1 report
The twelfth Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup season got underway in Jerez today with the preseason test and 25 of the world’s fastest teenagers blowing out the winter cobwebs on the Moto3 spec KTMs. The first races are not until the Gran Premio Red Bull de España in Jerez on... Read more