Lack of grip makes for difficult qualifying in Texas for Scott Redding
Saturday proved a demanding day at the COTA for Scott Redding. The Aprilia rider and his teammate, who had done two good practice sessions on Friday, found completely different grip conditions ahead of Qualifying. The lack of feeling conditioned preparation for the qualifiers, forcing both to go through the... Read more
Scott Redding chalks up his first Aprilia world championship points in Argentina
Scott Redding finished twelfth in today’s Argentine Grand Prix, thereby bringing home his first championship points with Aprilia. But his race – in any case positive – was conditioned by a backache that tormented him the whole weekend. For him nonetheless, the Argentinian round represents a good base from... Read more
Good qualifying performance from Scott Redding in Argentina
Changing weather characterised the qualifying day on the Termas de Rio Hondo track today. Scott Redding demonstrated good confidence, especially on the wet track, in terms of race pace and performance. In first qualifying session, with the asphalt in mixed conditions, the British rider battled for a spot in... Read more
Scott Redding fights with grip problems to take 20th in Qatar season opener
In his first race astride the Aprilia RS-GP, Scott Redding had to reckon with grip problems and was unable to move up from the rear guard, finishing twentieth. It was a disappointing result for the Brit, but he remains positive of the potential for the next round of the championship... Read more
Scott Redding lines up on the sixth row of the grid for the Qatar GP
Making his qualifying début astride the Aprilia RS-GP, Scott Redding did well today ahead of tomorrow’s season opening Qatar GP. He finished his best lap at 1’55.380 which translates into the seventh best time of the session, seventeenth on the starting grid and therefore the sixth row. The same... Read more
Scott Redding looks ahead to 2018 season at Aprilia team launch
The Aprilia Racing Team Gresini squad launched its 2018 campaign today. Aprilia’s proudly all-Italian challenge in the MotoGP World Championship begins from a base that is more solid than ever. In fact, the work done by the Noale Racing Department during the 2017 season came together in the consistent growth... Read more
Unfortunate DNF ends Scott Redding’s Valencia GP and 2017
The 2017 MotoGP season gave great emotions to Octo Pramac Racing, with Scott Redding having a good start of the season and now ready for a new adventure. In the Grand Prix de la Comunitat Valenciana, Scott started well recovering 8 positions and tried to push hard even though the... Read more
Scott Redding’s Sepang charge hampered by tyre problems
On the Sepang Circuit in Malaysia Scott Redding ran a good and strong race, overcoming many difficulties. The Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix was declared “wet” as the rain started to fall half an hour from the start. Scott got off to a very good start from P14 and after one... Read more