Sam Lowes ready for his next challenge in Argentina
This weekend Sam Lowes heads to Argentina for the third round of the Moto2 World Championship at the all-new Termas de Rio Hondo circuit. The last two rounds have been a learning curve for the young Brit in his first Moto2 season, not only riding a new machine in a... Read more
Bridgestone MotoGP Preview – Round 3: Argentina, Termas de Río Hondo
Bridgestone slick compounds available: Front: Soft, Medium & Hard; Rear: Soft, Medium & Hard Bridgestone wet tyre compounds available: Soft (Main), Hard (Alternative) 2014 sees MotoGP™ return to South America for the first time since 2004, as Argentina’s Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo hosts round three of the season. Measuring 4806 metres... Read more
Cal Crutchlow sits out Argentinian GP to recover fully after Austin crash
As the Ducati Team heads to Argentina for next MotoGP round, Cal Crutchlow, still convalescing after his Austin crash, will be replaced by Michele Pirro. Unfortunately Cal Crutchlow will not be present in Argentina. After the crash in the race at Austin, the Ducati Team rider had initially been diagnosed... Read more
Scott Redding motivated by challenges of ‘unknown’ Rio Hondo circuit
Two weeks after the ill-fated Grand Prix of the Americas, the Team GO&FUN Honda Gresini heads to Argentina this weekend for the third round of the season, on the new Termas de Rio Hondo circuit. A good opportunity to make up the disappointment suffered in Texas, where both riders... Read more
Gran Premio Red Bull de la Republica Argentina, weekend preview: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP The question on everyone’s lips ahead of the inaugural Grand Prix Red Bull de la Republica Argentina at the recently updated Termas de Rio Hondo circuit will be whether can anyone can get past Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez, who has been in spectacular form in the first two... Read more
Argentina test completed after Friday morning rain
MotoGP™’s visit to the newly built Termas de Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina saw the second day of testing affected by rain, due to a Friday morning downpour at the South American venue. Following Thursday’s announcement that the track will join the FIM MotoGP World Championship calendar from next season,... Read more
Rio Hondo test underway as Argentinian GP confirmed until 2016
Thursday morning saw the first ever outing of MotoGP™ and Moto2™ machines at the newly built 4.8km Termas de Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina about 1,100km north east of Buenos Aires, which has been confirmed in the race calendar from 2014 until at least 2016 today. The announcement that a... Read more
Rio Hondo Test: Cal Crutchlow impressed with new track in Argentina
Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Cal Crutchlow took centre stage in a historic moment for South American motorsport today when he became one of the first to ride a prototype MotoGP machine on the impressive new Autodromo Termas de Rio Hondo track in Argentina. Crutchlow completed 29-laps in the... Read more