NOT the MotoGP News: Assen about…
Flat like an ironing board but somehow amazing. Shorter than it should be like Dani. But just as loveable, Assen is just as good as Mugello and Philip Island, but unlike them it was better. Before it was castrated, neutered, it was amazing. Oh well,... Read more
John McPhee crashes out fighting for the win in Assen
John McPhee, who achieved excellent results the whole weekend at Assen in the Dutch TT, fought for victory before falling 2 laps prior to the end. Right from the start, John found the right pace. It allowed him to get the third time in each of Friday Free Practices,... Read more
Dutch TT, Assen: Raceday roundup – MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Few races are written immediately into the history books as the flag flies at the finish line, but the 2018 Dutch GP will be one of them. It was Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) who emerged from the melee to take the win on the Championship’s 70th visit to... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Double in the Can for Öncü at Assen
Emerging in front after an incredible opening few laps at Assen, Can Öncü then put in another perfect performance to match his dominant Saturday victory. The 14-year-old Turk has stretched his Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup points advantage to an impressive 49 after 5 of 12 races. The chasing pack... Read more
Sam Lowes takes ninth place in Assen
Having qualified in sixth position on the grid, Sam Lowes did not manage to stay in contact with the leading group at the start of today’s Moto2 Dutch TT race at Assen. The British rider, who was 12th after the opening lap, was stuck in the chasing pack. But... Read more
Solid points-scoring race for Scott Redding at Assen
Scott Redding rode his best race yet astride the RS-GP on the historic Dutch Assen track today. Starting from the sixth row, Scott was seventeenth at the end of the first lap. Finding a good pace, he moved up through the pack until catching up, and on one occasion... Read more
Assen proves a race to forget for Danny Kent
LighTech-Speed Up Racing team’s rider Danny Kent had another difficult race at Assen – unfortunately crashing out of the race on lap 1, he made an average start but entering turn 3 a rider tried to overtake him on the inside, touched him a little which caused him to... Read more
Danny Kent to start from 22nd on the grid at Assen
Danny Kent ended today’s Qualifying session for the Dutch TT at Assen in twenty-second position and he will start from the eighth row of the grid tomorrow. The Brit did not find the perfect condition to score the fastest lap, but still has confidence in tomorrow’s warm-up to improve... Read more