Sam Lowes qualifies 2nd in Texas
Sam Lowes just missed out on his second pole of the season after crashing out of Q2 in Austin, but nonetheless starts from the front row in 2nd place. Speed Up Racing’s Lowes set repeatedly broke the lap record on Saturday in FP3 and Qualifying, before unfortunately crashing out once... Read more
Frustrating end to promising Qatar weekend for Sam Lowes
Despite dominating the Moto2 class all weekend in Qatar, the early part of the race proved to be a harsh lesson for the likeable Derby lad whose fall from grace was a literal one. While creating an advantage at the front of the pack with Zarco at the end... Read more
Sam Lowes finishes up his season with 7th in Valencia
Sam Lowes ended the 2014 Moto2 World Championship on a high today with a top eight finish in the final race at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit, Valencia to round off a successful rookie campaign. Lowes showed strong pace throughout the weekend but struggled to complete a single fast lap... Read more
Tough Sepang weekend for Sam Lowes
Sam Lowes leaves Sepang after a difficult weekend which concluded with the British rider crashing out of the Malaysian Grand Prix. Lowes made a strong start to the weekend on Friday despite having never ridden the Sepang circuit before. He set the 11th fastest time in first free practice and... Read more
Career best for Sam Lowes with 5th place at Phillip Island
Sam Lowes achieved a career best result in today’s Moto2 race at Phillip Island, crossing the line in an impressive fifth place. The Brit ran top ten times throughout the weekend and qualified on the third row in seventh place for Sunday’s race. Making a strong start, Lowes latched on to... Read more
Sam Lowes leaves Japan happy despite crash
It was a weekend of progress for Sam Lowes in Japan. Despite crashing out of Sunday’s race the British rider leaves Motegi content with the step forward taken by his Speed Up team. Having never been to the Twin Ring Motegi circuit before, Lowes got off to a steady start... Read more
Top ten finish for Sam Lowes at Aragon
Sam Lowes secured a strong top ten finish in the 14th round of the 2014 Moto2 World Championship at Motorland Aragon in Spain this afternoon despite starting on the seventh row of the grid after missing out in qualifying. Switching to Ohlins suspension for the first time this weekend,... Read more
Tough Misano weekend leaves Sam Lowes out of the points
It was a challenging weekend for Sam Lowes in the 13th round of the Moto2 World Championship in Misano with the Briton unable to break into the points in Sunday’s 26 lap race. Friday was a washout at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli with both free practice sessions held... Read more