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
Sixth row start for Scott Redding in Assen
After improving the setup on his RS-GP, Scott Redding did a good Q1 session at Assen today, lapping with decidedly better times than he had in the previous sessions and finishing with a 1’33.995 that places him on the sixth row. SCOTT REDDING “Today was a good day for us. We... Read more
Red Bull Rookies: Can Öncü unstoppable in Race 1 at Assen
Turkish 14-year-old Can Öncü grabbed a dominant lights-to-flag win from Pole Position to extend his lead in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup to 24 points. His twin brother Deniz led a five man KTM RC 250 R battle in hot pursuit but just lost a podium place coming... Read more
Front row for Cal Crutchlow in Assen
LCR Honda CASTROL rider Cal Crutchlow secured a spot on the front row of the grid for Sunday’s Dutch Grand Prix after a thrilling qualifying session at Assen. The Briton looked to have timed his charge for pole position to perfection, but finished fractionally behind fellow Honda factory rider... Read more
WorldSBK Assen, Sunday roundup: World Superbike, World Supersport, WorldSSP300
World Superbike Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK) put in the most dominant performance in the 2018 season of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship so far, recording fastest lap after fastest lap to score his first win of the campaign, ending Jonathan Rea’s (Kawasaki Racing Team WorldSBK)’s Assen winning... Read more
WorldSBK Assen, Day 2: Rea roars to eighth consecutive TT Assen win
Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) stormed to his third win of the season with a quintessential Assen performance, nailing his eighth consecutive Dutch win and twelfth in total, equalling Carl Fogarty’s historic dozen Assen triumphs along the way. It didn’t come easy for the Northern Irishman, however, forced to... Read more
NOT the MotoGP News: Assen – Pass the Duchy from the left hand-side
Welcome to NOT The MotoGP News – our blog by Guy Anderson. Oh – and when you’re done, make sure to go follow Guy on Twitter – @SirGuyGuisborne Assen is great for many reasons. It’s in The Netherlands. The people are wonderful. They love racing and the track... Read more
Motul TT Assen, raceday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) penned another stunning chapter in what is now the longest winning career in the history of Grand Prix motorcycle racing at the ‘Cathedral’ of speed, as the number 46 took his 115th win in the Motul TT Assen, more than 20 years after his... Read more