Scott Redding Targets Assen Podium
After an impressive fifth place for Scott Redding at a very wet and windy British Grand Prix just over one week ago, the Marc VDS Racing Team have moved on to the Netherlands for this weekend’s race at the Circuit van Drenthe in Assen, or the cathedral of speed... Read more
Assen TT Preview: MotoGP, Moto2, 125cc
MotoGP Round 7 of the 2011 MotoGP World Championship, the Iveco TT Assen, keeps the action coming thick and fast as Championship leader Casey Stoner aims to defend his newly-found position at the top of the standings. The 2011 campaign is now one-third through its 18-round course, laying the way... Read more
IVECO to sponsor the 2011 TT Assen
MotoGP rights holders Dorna Sports S.L. have reached an agreement with IVECO to become the title sponsor of the 2011 TT Assen, thus expanding the presence of the world leader in transport services in the MotoGP World Championship. IVECO has been the title sponsor of the Australian Grand Prix... Read more
Red Bull Rookies, Assen, Race 2: Kent 1st but Ruiz Awarded Win
Daniel Ruiz won his second Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup race with a near perfect ride at Assen. The 18 year old Spaniard was granted victory over Danny Kent in the stewards room after the 16 year old Briton was penalised for overtaking him into the final corner while... Read more
Pos Driver Car/Engine Laps Time/Delay 1 Valentino Rossi Yamaha 26 42:14.611 2 Jorge Lorenzo Yamaha 26 5.368 3 Casey Stoner Ducati 26 23.113 4 Colin Edwards Yamaha 26 29.114 5 Chris Vermeulen Suzuki 26 33.605 6 James Toseland Yamaha 26 39.347 7 Randy de Puniet Honda 26 39.543 8 Nicky Hayden Ducati 26 39.823 9 Loris Capirossi Suzuki 26 40.673 10 Alex de Angelis Honda 26 46.010 11 Marco Melandri Kawasaki 26 57.777 12 Toni Elías Honda 26 59.774 13 Sete Gibernau Ducati 26 1:05.366 14 Niccolò Canepa Ducati 26 1:09.897 15 Yuki Takahashi Honda 26 1:09.930 16 Gábor Talmácsi Honda 26 1:25.099 – Mika Kallio Ducati 25 Crash – Andrea Dovizioso Honda 10 Crash – Daniel Pedrosa Honda 4 Crash Read more
Bradley Looks Forward To Assen
“After finishing eighth at Montmeló I’m looking forward to getting to Assen and fighting for a top finish. It wasn’t a bad result and I’m still only a point and a half behind Julito but I was left with a bittersweet taste after that race. We have to think... Read more