Blusens Aprilia Team Manager Ricard Jové has recruited Spanish youngster Esteve Rabat to ride alongside Scott Redding this year and the team’s preparations for the 2009 World Championship are going well. After another successful preseason test at Estoril earlier this week the team move on to the forthcoming Jerez and... Read more
Estoril Test: Quotes Scott Redding & Danny Webb
Concluding the 3-day test in Estoril, Danny Webb and now red-haired Scott Redding gave their thoughts on the test and their preseason process. Danny Webb: “This wasn’t the best day of the test here at Estoril. We struggled in the morning with the set-up of the engine but at the... Read more
Aspar having finished a day early, left only 2 brits left on track. 1. Andrea Iannone (Aprilia) 1:45,9692. Sandro Cortese (Derbi) 1:46,4743. Pol Espargaro (Derbi) 1:46,8464. Esteve Rabat (Aprilia) 1:47,2315. Joan Olive (Derbi) 1:47,2446. Scott Redding (Aprilia) 1:47,5207. Randy Krummenacher (Aprilia) 1:47,6188. Takaaki Nakagami (Aprilia) 1:47,6479. Efren Vasquez (Aprilia) 1:47,70510.... Read more
Now finally confirmed by the FIM: 5. ALEXIS MASBOU, LONCIN RACING6. JOAN OLIVE, DERBI RACING TEAM7. EFREN VAZQUEZ, DERBI RACING TEAM8. LORENZO ZANETTI, ONGETTA TEAM I.S.P.A.10. LUCA VITALI, CBC CORSE11. SANDRO CORTESE, AJO INTERWETTEN12. ESTEVE RABAT, BLUSENS APRILIA14. JOHANN ZARCO, WTR SAN MARINO TEAM16. CAMERON BEAUBIER, RED BULL KTM MOTOSPORT17.... Read more
Great weather conditions welcomed the biggest part of this season’s 125cc and 250cc field at the Estoril track yesterday. Bradley Smith, Danny Webb and Scott Redding all finished the first day of testing among the 10 fastest riders and started the “real” preseason in good fashion. 1° Simon (Aprilia) 1’45”864;2°... Read more
Is this Scott’s 2010 Moto2 bike?
Blusens are the first team to unveil a 600cc “Moto2” bike, designed and built for the new four-stroke 600cc class which replaces 250cc – and therefore a genuine contender for Scott’s 2010 ride, assuming that he does move up from 125cc at the end of this year as is... Read more
This was originally released by the FIM in mid December, and is subject to a further confirmation / ratification.Already we know for instance that Pere Tutusaus will not be competing in the class after all… 5. ALEXIS MASBOU, FRA, LONCIN RACING7. DOMINIQUE AEGERTER, SWI, AJO INTERWETTEN8. LORENZO ZANETTI, ITA, WWC11.... Read more
Valencia 125cc Test, January 31st – February 1st
Times – Day 1 (*rain)1 Julian Simon Aprilia  1.53.0822 Esteve Rabat  Aprilia  1.53.6963 Scott Redding Aprilia 1.54.2174 Luca Vitali Aprila 1.55.5355 Joan Zarco Aprilia 1.57.1066 Marc Marquez KTM 2.01.1947 Cameron Beaubier KTM 2.01.841 Times – Day 21 Julian Simon Aprilia 1.41.8392 Sergio Gadea Aprilia1.41.9683 Bradley Smith Aprilia 1.42.2584 Scott Redding... Read more