NOT the MotoGP News: Jerez
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 Well hello Europe. Here in the bunker news reaches us that the Circus d’Egos has reached its spiritual home – Spain!... Read more
A solid race for Bradley Smith in Jerez
Bradley Smith rode a solid race, shaking off a bit of rust in the early stages due to his being a tester and not a full-time racer. The Aprilia test rider then found his rhythm, although limited by a less-than-perfect feeling with the front. He battled down to the... Read more
A Sunday to forget for Sam Lowes in the Spanish GP
It is needless to say that after the brilliant preseason test at Jerez de la Frontera, expectations were very high for Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 to be among the absolute protagonists of the first European weekend of the season in the middleweight class. Things did not go as planned, however, with... Read more
Cal Crutchlow takes eighth in Jerez
LCR Honda CASTROL rider Cal Crutchlow had to settle for eighth place in the Spanish Grand Prix in Jerez on Sunday. The Briton started from sixth on the grid in southern Spain, but was unable to push on and challenge at the front of field after struggling with the... Read more
Spanish GP, Jerez – Raceday roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) has taken a home win in the Gran Premio Red Bull de España, putting in a flawless performance to make some amends for his crash out the lead in Texas – and taking back the Championship lead. Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Ecstar), despite a... Read more
Tatay flips the result on Kunii in Red Bull Rookies Jerez race 2
The same trio of Carlos Tatay, Yuki Kunii and Barry Baltus who starred on Saturday put on another incredible display for 16 laps of Jerez in Race 2 of the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. This time it was Spanish 15-year-old Tatay whose KTM RC 250 R flashed across the... Read more
John McPhee takes twelfth at Spanish GP
The PETRONAS Sprinta Racing duo concluded the Spanish GP with two point scoring positions inside the top fifteen today. John McPhee achieved a season-best finish of 12th as well as setting the fastest lap with a new circuit record of 1:46.365, whilst teammate Ayumu Sasaki also took points by... Read more
Spanish Grand Prix, Jerez – Qualifying roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) has become the youngest ever MotoGP™ polesitter after a history maker of a day in the Gran Premio Red Bull de España, with the Frenchman breaking both the lap record and the pole position age record in Jerez. At 20 years and 14 days... Read more