Eugene Laverty Interview: “Leaving MotoGP was my own decision”
Eugene Laverty (Toomebridge, Northern Ireland, 1986) has taken one of the most difficult paths for a motorcycle rider: he is leaving the MotoGP paddock to return to WorldSBK. Many would be unable to give up a Ducati GP15 in the MotoGP Circus, but the #50 rider believes he is... Read more
Eugene Laverty pre-season interview: “I want to be consistently finishing in the points”
ASPAR Team rider Eugene Laverty is preparing to start his second season in MotoGP. It has been anything but an ideal preseason for the Irishman, whose preparations have been hindered by a series of crashes and unfortunate injuries. Thankfully, however, the last test at Losail went to plan and... Read more
Aspar MotoGP squad confirm Ducati – and Eugene Laverty – for 2016
After being a reference point in the smaller GP categories, and winning a variety of world championships, in 2010 the Aspar Team confirmed they would extend their efforts to become the biggest team in the world championships – setting up a MotoGP squad alongside Ducati. The Valencia-based team enjoyed... Read more
Eugene Laverty hails “another very positive day” at Sepang
The storm clouds held off over Sepang today to allow the second day of MotoGP testing to take place in fully dry conditions from 10am until track closure at 6pm. It was, however, extremely hot once again and the fastest lap times are yet to reach the level of... Read more
Mahindra Racing deepens commitment to MotoGP in 2015
Mahindra Racing, India’s only constructor in World Championship motorcycle racing, today reaffirmed its commitment to the MotoGP series and predicted that it is set for a best-ever season in the Moto3™ title race. The announcements were made at a special event at Gateway House, the Mahindra Group’s historic former... Read more
Eugene Laverty interview: “I want to be fighting with the factory guys”
Eugene Laverty returns to the Grand Prix paddock in 2015 with a lot of water under the bridge since his last spell here during the 2007 and 2008 seasons. His career as a 250cc rider was short-lived but the Irishman reinvented himself in the World Superbike paddock and he... Read more
Eugene Laverty confirmed by Aspar for 2015 season
Whilst the 2014 season heads into its decisive phase, the DRIVE M7 Aspar Team is already shaping its plans for 2015 and is today pleased to announce the signing of Eugene Laverty for its MotoGP project. The current World Superbike rider began his international career in Grand Prix, competing... Read more
Leon Camier lines up 18th for home GP
Following the first four practice sessions and two qualifying practices at the British Grand Prix, Marc Márquez has emerged as a clear favorite to win tomorrow. He has led all sessions without any major problem, and although Dovizioso has pushed him, in the end the Italian had to settle... Read more