Sam Lowes crashes out of Assen race
Sam Lowes, who had started from the fourth row for the first time thanks to outstanding qualifiers, crashed out in the ninth lap while lying fifteenth. There were no consequences for him and he can take comfort in a weekend where he demonstrated the biggest improvement of his rookie... Read more
Sam Lowes gains MotoGP experience in Catalunya
A poor feeling kept Sam Lowes from battling for the points zone, to which he had been close until a few laps from the end. The English rookie gathered a lot of experience in what may very well be the most complicated race of the season. Sam Lowes: “I... Read more
Sam Lowes struggled in Mugello GP
Sam Lowes finished nineteenth. After a good start where he got close to the centre group, Sam had to reckon with a faltering feeling with the front that slowed him. Sam Lowes: “I expected to be able to do a better race today, because in the first 6 laps... Read more
Eighth row start for Sam Lowes in Mugello GP
Sam Lowes finished the first qualifying session (Q1) with a time of 1’48.416. He was also unable to repeat his performance from the morning practice sessions, so he will start from the eighth row with his 22nd best time. Sam Lowes: “My race pace is rather good, despite the... Read more
Positive race for Sam Lowes who earns his first championship points at Le Mans.
It was Sam Lowes who brought home points for Aprilia Racing Team Gresini, finishing fourteenth after a race that fully confirmed the progress the English rider had demonstrated throughout the French weekend. Sam Lowes: “Besides the position today, the gap from the top 10 is important, as it has... Read more
Sam Lowes gains experience on his RS-GP in Jerez
The more than 40°C on the Spanish asphalt had a heavy impact on performance during the Spain GP, a fact that is clear from the numerous crashes despite a less than blinding pace. It was a Sunday exam day for Sam Lowes, working hard to manage a situation that... Read more
Good race preparation for Sam Lowes in Jerez
The final day of practice before the Jerez GP had the Aprilia riders working on their RS-GP machines in preparation for a race that promises to be rather heated. In fact, the two free practice sessions were characterized by extremely close gaps. The quickly rising temperature and the consequent... Read more
Good feeling on the Aprilia RS-GP at Jerez for Sam Lowes
Two practice sessions in opposite conditions opened up the MotoGP weekend at Jerez de la Frontera. Sam Lowes approached the treacherous session a bit more cautiously, waiting for the conditions to stabilize in order to gain confidence on the damp asphalt. In the eight laps Sam did, he earned... Read more