Alex Lowes to replace injured Smith at Silverstone?

Two weeks after his getting his first taste of a MotoGP bike, Alex Lowes could be in line to make his MotoGP debut, standing in for the injured Bradley Smith during next weekends British Grand Prix at Silverstone. According to Italian website, Yamaha bosses are considering asking the Brit to stand in for his compatriot, should […]

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Alex Marquez: I put too much pressure on myself

2013 Moto3 World Champion Alex Marquez admitted that he put too much pressure on himself, whilst attempting to replicate the achievements of his brother after winning his Moto3 World Championship.  The younger Marquez beat out both Jack Miller and Alex Rins en route to winning the Moto3 World Championship two years ago, but has subsequently […]

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Gabbarini: Jorge is one of the fastest or perhaps the fastest in the world

Jorge Lorenzo’s 2017 crew chief, Cristian Gabbarini has said that his new rider is one of the, if not the fastest rider in the world.  The Italian will leave his post as crew-chief to Assen race winner Jack Miller and rejoin Ducati – for whom he helped guide Casey Stoner to the 2007 MotoGP World Championship […]

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Bradley Smith injures leg in endurance practice crash

Monster Energy Tech3 Yamaha rider Bradley Smith was lucky to escape without a broken femur after a scary crash during free practice for this weekends Oschersleben World Endurance race.  The Brit, who is this weekend joining the Yamaha YART team, in a bid to help Yamaha secure both the Suzuka eight-hour and World Endurance title.  However, whilst […]

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Fenati helping out in Italian earthquake disaster

Former Sky VR46 rider Romano Fenati has been on hand to help locals after today’s devastating earthquake in central Italy.  The earthquake which struck central Italy in the early part of Wednesday morning has left at least 70 dead. Many MotoGP riders have tweeted their messages of support for the region, many of whom will […]

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Sam Lowes completes two-day MotoGP test

Britain’s Sam Lowes has completed a two-day test with the Gresini Aprilia team, as he continues to familiarise himself with the Aprilia RS-GP ahead of next seasons move into MotoGP. Lowes we secured a solid third position in the Czech Moto2 race this past weekend in Brno was back in action just two days after […]

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Eugene Laverty to return to WSBK with Aprilia

Irishman Eugene Laverty will return to the World Superbike paddock at the end of the 2016 season, ending a two-year stint in MotoGP. Laverty was a front runner in World Superbikes between 2011 and 2014 before moving to the Aspar Ducati team for another stint in the MotoGP paddock. During his three years in World […]

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