Cal Crutchlow takes second row grid spot for the Dutch GP
Cal Crutchlow got the best out of his RC213V to claim a spot on the second row of the grid for Sunday’s Dutch Grand Prix. Having secured an automatic place in Q2 at a sun-drenched Assen, the LCR Honda CASTROL rider battled hard to finish as the second best... Read more
Sam Lowes qualifies on Assen row two
A small morning setback at the beginning of FP3 did not affect Sam Lowes’s Saturday performance, as the Briton managed to get through Q1 with the third-quickest time before wrapping up qualifying with a fifth-place finish courtesy of a 1’36.855secs lap-time. The standard bearer of Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2,... Read more
Jake Dixon takes another step forward at Assen
Remy Gardner took the first pole position of his career at Assen, the Australian clocking a sensational lap of 1’36.572 to back up his performance from this morning’s free practice, when he was also fastest. Gardner edged out KTM rider Brad Binder by a tenth, with Xavi VIerge completing... Read more
John McPhee focused on Assen raceday comeback
PETRONAS Sprinta Racing Moto3 team experienced mixed fortunes in qualifying for the Dutch GP, as a fall in Q1 meant that John McPhee will require a raceday comeback from 20th. John did not make it out of Q1, closing the session in 8th position. The Briton will thus start the... Read more
#DutchGP  Assen – Friday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP It was a tale of two men atop the timesheets on Day 1 of the Motul TT Assen, with Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) fastest on Friday morning from Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) before the duo switched around in the afternoon. Viñales’ fastest overall, however, was a... Read more
#NLDWorldSBK – Day 3 roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WorldSSP300
World Superbike Race 1 of the Motul Dutch Round at the TT Circuit Assen proved to be a thrilling encounter, as it got underway in bright sunshine at the legendary venue. With the race firing into life, Alvaro Bautista took the advantage at Turn 1 and led the opening few laps... Read more
#NLDWorldSBK– Day 1 roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WorldSSP300
World Superbike Day one at the Motul Dutch Round for the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship is complete for the WorldSBK class, at a freezing cold and windy Assen. In a stunningly close session that saw the top five riders covered by just 0.031s, Tom Sykes (BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Team),... Read more
British Talent Cup, Assen: Skinner vs Cook goes down to the wire
The TT Circuit Assen has a habit of creating classics and Race 2 of the British Talent Cup was no different. Going down to the final chicane between Rory Skinner and Max Cook, their race long duel was decided by thousandths – and it’s Cook who took the spoils.... Read more