WolrdSBK, Jerez round – Saturday: Jonathan Rea takes first ever Jerez win
Saturday’s racing at the Pirelli Spanish Round saw Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) register his first victory as the recently crowned 2017 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Champion, taking advantage of a late technical issue for provisional race leader Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati). With his first ever win... Read more
CEV Repsol, Jerez: López, Ogura, Cardús, Pérez and Gómez take the wins
Alonso López (Junior Team Estrella Galicia 0.0) and Ai Ogura (Asia Talent Team) shared the honours in Moto3™ in the sixth round of the FIM CEV Repsol in Jerez, which was witnessed by 14,000 spectators during the weekend. Ricky Cardús (Team Stylobike) won in Moto2™ and Andreas Pérez (Reale... Read more
CEV Repsol, Jerez: Poles for López, Cardús and Pérez
Making their debut as polemen this season are Alonso López (Junior Team Estrella Galicia 0.0) in Moto3™ and Andreas Pérez (Reale Avintia Academy) in the European Talent Cup, while Ricky Cardús (Team Stylobike) will attempt his assault on the Moto2™ leadership from pole position in the sixth round of... Read more
NOT the MotoGP News: Jerez… “Hello, my name is Stereo Mike*”
*What else would you title your article? Yep, the opening line from Drinking in LA by Bran Van 3000!!!! – Happy 3000th raceiversary MotoGP! Welcome to NOT The MotoGP News – our blog by Guy Anderson. Oh – and when you’re done, make sure to go follow Guy on... Read more
Bradley Smith earns points in Jerez
Following a successful MotoGP test six days ago at Le Mans in France, the Red Bull KTM MotoGP Factory team had new engines delivered from KTM’s Austrian base for the Jerez GP, taking Bradley Smith to 14th come the chequered flag in Sunday’s Spanish MotoGP race. The race took place... Read more
Red Bull Rookies, Jerez race 2: Viu holds on to Jerez 2 from Salač and Öncü
Aleix Viu rode a great Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 2 at Jerez, capped by a perfectly judged final corner, to hold the advantage as Filip Salač stole second from Can Öncü on the line. Saturday’s winner, Ai Ogura, was fourth ahead of fellow Japanese Kazuki Masaki in... Read more
Frustrating end to a promising Jerez for Cal Crutchlow
A weekend that had promised so much for LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow ended in disappointment as he crashed out of the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday. The Briton had performed superbly in Saturday’s qualifying to earn a place on the front row of the grid, but he saw... Read more
Scott Redding makes comeback to 11th place finish in Jerez
The #3000 Grand Prix in the history of MotoGP has given great emotions at the Circuit of Jerez de la Frontera. Following a difficult start Scott Redding was the protagonist of a great comeback, ending up in 11th. Scott made a mistake at the start that forced him in... Read more