GoPro British Grand Prix – Racing cancelled at Silverstone
After the rain came down on Saturday and track conditions caused delays, the decision was taken to change the schedule for Sunday at the GoPro British Grand Prix. The MotoGP™ race was rescheduled for 11:30 local time (GMT +1), with the hour chosen according to the latest weather reports... Read more
British Talent Cup: Rory Skinner storms Silverstone to threaten the top of the standings
Rory Skinner has taken his third win of the season in the British Talent Cup, storming Silverstone from pole and able to hold off Thomas Strudwick and Max Cook to cross the line half a second clear. The two fighting to complete the podium were in a much closer... Read more
GoPro British Grand Prix, Silverstone – Qualifying roundup: MotoGP, Moto2, Moto3
MotoGP It was a dramatic day at the GoPro British Grand Prix and after weather affected several sessions, the schedule for Sunday has been changed due to the forecast. The MotoGP™ race will begin at the earlier time of 11:30 (GMT +1), with Moto3™ now planned for 13:00 but Moto2™... Read more
Cal Crutchlow fourth despite weather conditions at Silverstone
Intermittent heavy downpours disrupted Saturday’s usual proceedings at Silverstone with FP4 session red-flagged due to a pool of water on turn seven. After several delays due to the track’s safety conditions Q2 got underway on a partially wet track with LCR Honda CASTROL racer Cal Crutchlow posting the 4th... Read more
Scott Redding qualifies on the fifth row at rain-hit Silverstone
The well-known instability of the weather at Silverstone played a leading role in the MotoGP qualifiers. The FP4 session, which started on a dry track, ended early due to a series of crashes on asphalt that had been made treacherous by the rain. In qualifying, the English track was divided... Read more
Silverstone Wildcard Tom Booth-Amos continues to adapt and qualifies 28th
This Saturday morning saw the sun briefly reappear over the 5900m of the Silverstone circuit, venue of the twelfth round of the 2018 calendar. Nevertheless, the temperatures (12°c air /15°c ground) were low throughout the day, affecting performance in the FP3 session in which not one rider of the... Read more
NOT the MotoGP News: Silverstone – And we’ll have sun, sun, sun…
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 Every now and then (well actually just once a year) Ed lets us into the sunshine. He claims he is doing... Read more
Photos: MotoGP, Silverstone 2017