Red Bull Rookies: Garcia wins race 1 in Austria
Aleix Viu crossed the line first but fellow Spaniard Marc Garcia won the first ever Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup race at the Red Bull Ring. Pole man Viu was penalised for exceeding track limits and thus gave up first spot to 16-year-old Garcia while Cup points leader Ayumu... Read more
Cal Crutchlow qualifies as first Independent in Austria
Cal Crutchlow will start the first motorcycle grand prix in Austria for 19 years from seventh position on the grid after a battling day of qualifying at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg. The LCR Honda man had been forced to go through the qualifying repechage after a small crash... Read more
Sam Lowes happy with race pace after improvements in Austria qualifying
Aboard the Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 Kalex machine, Sam Lowes will start from the third row of the grid in tomorrow’s Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring. The 25-year-old British rider set the seventh fastest time – 1’29”714 – at the end of this afternoon’s qualifying... Read more
Third row start for Scott Redding in Austria
At the end of the #AustrianGP qualifying, which saw the Ducati of Andrea Iannone wins a fantastic pole position, Octo Pramac Yakhnich can be pretty happy with the 8th place finish gained by Scott Redding, while teammate Danilo Petrucci missed the qualification to Q2 for the first time this... Read more
Bradley Smith ready for Austrian GP despite challenging qualifying
Monster Yamaha Tech3 Team rider Bradley Smith undertook a solid recovery from what was an uphill start yesterday in the 10th round of the MotoGP World Championship. The 25-year-old, who endured a tough opening to the day at the undulating Spielberg circuit, concluded the first session in 17th as... Read more
Project KTM RC16 – New MotoGP challenger to run demo laps at Austrian GP
MotoGP returns to Austria for the first time in 19 years this weekend, and KTM used the opportunity to the company’s KTM RC16 Project to the public for the first time at its #HomeGP. One day after Saturday’s press conference, the general public will get a first glimpse of... Read more
First day of hard work at Spielberg for Sam Lowes
Sam Lowes and the Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 officially kicked off today the second half of the 2016 campaign facing the first two free practice sessions of the Austrian Grand Prix at Red Bull Ring in Spielberg. At his first visit on this track riding his Kalex Moto2 machine,... Read more
Scott Redding starts Red Bull Ring weekend well
In a day dominated by Ducati Team as Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone managed to create a vacuum in terms of gap (more than 6 tenths of a second between Vinales’s third and Iannone’s second place), Octo Pramac Yakhnich ended up well gaining a valuable sixth place with Danilo... Read more