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 narrowed compared... 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 was... 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 decrease... 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
Sam Lowes crashes out of Americas GP
Sam Lowes’ race at the Circuit of the Americas came to an early end after a crash when, after finding his pace, he had moved in behind Bradley Smith just outside the points zone. Now it is time to head for Europe, with two days of testing at Mugello on... Read more
Sam Lowes lines up on the seventh row at Austin
Sam Lowes finished with Qualifying for the Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas, with a time of 2’07.232 that earned him the twentieth spot and the seventh row on the starting grid. SAM LOWES “Let’s just say that one of the nice things about today is that tomorrow could... Read more
Sam Lowes sees early retirement in Argentina
Sadly the Argentinian Grand Prix weekend finished on a disappointing note for Sam Lowes, despite much hard work across tricky practice and qualifying sessions and good feelings about his chances in the race. The GP ended early for Sam, when he was forced to retire due to a gear selection... Read more
Eighth row start in Argentina for Sam Lowes
The Argentinian 2017 MotoGP weekend continues according to predictions. In fact, the foul weather forecast punctually conditioned the sessions today. Although it was not a violent storm, the riders were still able to use the wet tyres both in FP4 and in qualifying. Sam Lowes continued to improve, shaving time... Read more