John McPhee takes points on raceday at Austin
In contrast to the intense rain that fell on Saturday at the Circuit of the Americas, the Sunday action in Austin took place under sunny conditions for the Moto3 World Championship riders. The PETRONAS Sprinta Racing duo experienced mixed fortunes in the third race of the year with John... Read more
Grand Prix of the Americas, qualifying roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) secured a seventh straight pole position at the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas after setting a 2:03.787, but the King of COTA has company: Valentino Rossi (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) is only a couple of tenths in arrears in second, with Cal... Read more
NOT the MotoGP News: Austin Powers!
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 Circuit de la Americas also known as COSTA to all autocorrect functions is in a biiiiig country. And a bigly country... Read more
Cal Crutchlow takes 19th after mid-race crash at COTA
It proved a demanding day for LCR Honda CASTROL rider Cal Crutchlow as he finished outside the points at the Grand Prix of the Americas on Sunday. The Briton – who was leading the riders’ championship heading into the race – claimed seventh position on the grid, but ultimately... Read more
MotoGP It’s closer than ever as the flag falls at the end of the Americas GP, with Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) taking the win and Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) taking the Championship lead as Texas shook up the standings. There are now five riders within eight points at the... Read more
DNF closes difficult Texas weekend for Danny Kent
The MB Conveyors-Speed ​​Up Team ended the Texan weekend once again in the points but this time with Fabio Quartararo, who brought his Speed ​​Up SF18 to the fifteenth place. Unfortunately, Danny Kent’s race ended during lap 4 due to a crash in which, fortunately, the English rider was... Read more
Scott Redding Struggles to find the right feeling in Americas GP
Raceday at the Circuit of the Americas proved frustrating for Scott Redding as he struggled to find the right feeling with the hard tyres chosen for the race, having to settle for a seventeenth place finish in the end. The tests scheduled for Monday on this track, where both... Read more
Difficult Americas qualifying sees Danny Kent line up 22nd on the grid
MB Conveyors-Speed Up Racing Team rider Danny Kent completed his Americas GP qualifying session in twenty-second position and will start on Sunday from the eighth row. It was more than an uphill battle for teammate Danny Kent who, although making improvements, struggled a lot to find the single qualifying lap.... Read more