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DRIVE M7 Aspar Team MotoGP
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 04:28 PM
MotoGP
DRIVE M7 Aspar Team MotoGP


Nicky Hayden is currently enjoying a hard-earned rest at home following a long and difficult season. The DRIVE M7 Aspar rider is one of the most experienced men in MotoGP and a throwback to the old-school hard men that inspired him. After what he has been through over the past twelve months, the 'Kentucky Kid' could be forgiven for turning his back on the sport for good but racing is in the Hayden family's blood and nothing can stop Nicky from enjoying his one true passion, which also happens to be his job. As he spends the Christmas period relaxing with his family and allowing his wrist more crucial time to recover, Nicky Hayden's mind remains very much on the job at hand in 2015.



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Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup 2015 Calendar Announced
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 04:26 PM
MotoGP
Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup 2015 Calendar Announced


The FIM has announced the schedule for the second edition of the successful Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup, which will feature 12 races over six double events held in five countries.

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Yamaha Factory Racing End 2014 Work And Testing Programme
Posted by: newsla on Monday, December 15, 2014 - 04:44 PM
MotoGP
Yamaha Factory Racing End 2014 Work And Testing Programme


A long year of preparation, racing and 2015 testing was recently completed by Yamaha Factory Racing as the Michele Rinaldi-run operation started to wind down towards the Christmas break and with one eye on a busy January schedule on the island of Sardinia.


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Jared Mees, Marc Marquez Thrill International Audience In Superprestigio Flat
Posted by: newsla on Sunday, December 14, 2014 - 06:15 AM
MotoGP
Jared Mees, Marc Marquez Thrill International Audience In Superprestigio Flat Track Event


The world was able to witness the excitement of flat track racing on Saturday, and it was able to see reigning AMA Pro Flat Track Grand National Champion Jared Mees come up just short in a thrilling battle with Spanish road racing superstar and two-time defending MotoGP champion Marc Marquez.

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'The Opportunity To Join A Factory Team Was Very Appealing To Me'
Posted by: newsla on Friday, December 12, 2014 - 03:14 PM
MotoGP
'The Opportunity To Join A Factory Team Was Very Appealing To Me'


He is only sixteen years of age and he is already a champion. 2014 was a key season in the career of Jorge Martín, who was the outstanding rider and title winner of the Rookies Cup. The youngster from Madrid's talent and maturity did not go unnoticed amongst the Moto3 teams in the Grand Prix paddock and the MAHINDRA MAPFRE Aspar Team showed an early interest that would eventually see Jorge become a full time World Championship rider in 2015. He has come a long way already from his home town of San Sebastián de los Reyes and he has shown the potential to go much further after some strong initial tests on board his new MAHINDRA. Jorge is determined to demonstrate his ability right from the start of the 2015 preseason.

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PBM Offer MotoGP Equipment For Sale
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 03:09 PM
MotoGP
PBM Offer MotoGP Equipment For Sale


Following on from their three year tenure as Britain's only representative in the MotoGP World Championship, the Paul Bird Motorsport Team is offering for sale the various machinery, spares, transporter and garage infrastructure as it is now surplus to requirements.

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Tech3s Espargaro Meets Ecstatic Indonesian Fans At Yamaha Asean Cup Race
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 03:08 PM
MotoGP
Tech3s Espargaro Meets Ecstatic Indonesian Fans At Yamaha Asean Cup Race


Monster Yamaha Tech3 rider Pol Espargaro and team owner Herve Poncharal attended the 2014 Yamaha Asean Cup Race (YACR) at the Sentul Circuit in Indonesia last weekend after being invited by Sakura, in front of a hugely enthusiastic crowd. The YACR event features riders from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, Myanmar and India all competing on Yamaha motorcycles. MotoGP 2014 rookie of the year Espargaro attended the press conference and the opening ceremony in front of an enormous group of 60,000 people. The Spanish rider gave a speech to the crowd at the Sakura stand, the Tech3 Team’s official exhaust supplier, as well as giving out gifts to the delighted supporters of himself and the Tech3 Team, who were able to meet him. There was a large media presence and he undertook an exclusive live interview with the Trans 7 television station as well as an interview with the Indonesia MotoGP programme. In addition, more than 300 press articles for magazines, newspapers and websites were produced about the Spanish star. The event was highly enjoyable and rewarding for the young rider and for the Tech3 Team boss in Indonesia, which has a significant, ever growing motorcycle market.

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The 2015 Motogp Live Experience App Available Now With 15% Off
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 03:06 PM
MotoGP
The 2015 Motogp Live Experience App Available Now With 15% Off


For 2015 the MotoGP™ Live Experience App has been completely updated, with a new interface and new functionality, including enhanced Live Timing, OnDemand audio commentary, extra content from pre-season tests and additional languages.

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'A Bike Shows Its Potential When It Allows You To Set Good Times
Posted by: newsla on Tuesday, December 09, 2014 - 02:16 PM
MotoGP
'A Bike Shows Its Potential When It Allows You To Set Good Times With Relative Ease'


Pecco Bagnaia faces his third World Championship season in 2015. The Italian talent, who recently joined the MAHINDRA MAPFRE Aspar Moto3 team, is receiving all sorts of technical attention and support to make his adaptation to his new team and new MAHINDRA bike as fast as possible. The Italian has repaid this effort with his dedication on track. He obtained very positive results in his first test and has immediately struck up a good relationship with his teammates and crew, laying the groundwork for what may be a great season.

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Mapfre Mahindra Aspar Team Moto3 - Interview Jorge Martínez 'Aspar'
Posted by: newsla on Friday, December 05, 2014 - 03:13 PM
MotoGP
Mapfre Mahindra Aspar Team Moto3 - Interview Jorge Martínez 'Aspar'


With a new bike and two new riders, the challenge for the MAPFRE Aspar Team in Moto3 for the 2015 season is very ambitious. The man responsible for this is Jorge Martínez 'Aspar' who is very optimistic after the first winter tests. The four-time World Champion has three big promises for the future in his ranks (Guevara, Bagnaia and Martín) and is ambitious about returning the team to the golden days of the 125cc class outfit. 'Aspar' is cautious, aware that there is still a long road ahead, but surrounded with young talent laden with an optimistic attitude and a factory in Mahindra willing to work exclusively for his team, he is dreaming of a great season in 2015.

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Monster Yamaha Tech3 And Capit Performance To Continue Working In 2015
Posted by: newsla on Thursday, December 04, 2014 - 03:18 PM
MotoGP
Monster Yamaha Tech3 And Capit Performance To Continue Working In 2015


The Monster Yamaha Tech3 Team is proud to announce the continuation of the partnership with Capit Performance for the 2015 season with the French MotoGP team having used the specialist products for over ten years. The Tech3 team now confidently looks towards the impending season with optimism, safe in the knowledge that Capit Performance will proceed to support and offer their professional equipment once again.

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Repsol Chairman Hosts Marquez Brothers
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, December 03, 2014 - 03:26 PM
MotoGP
Repsol Chairman Hosts Marquez Brothers


MotoGP and Moto3 World Champions visit Antonio Brufau at Campus Repsol in Madrid, where they share memories of an historic season.

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Tickets For 2015 Red Bull Grand Prix Of The Americas On Sale Friday, Dec 5
Posted by: newsla on Monday, December 01, 2014 - 04:36 PM
MotoGP
Tickets For 2015 Red Bull Grand Prix Of The Americas On Sale Friday, Dec 5


Circuit of The Americas (COTA) welcomes back the most skilled motorcycle riders in the world for the 2015 Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas, April 10-12, 2015. Tickets go on sale Friday, Dec. 5, at 10 a.m. CT online atwww.circuitoftheamericas.com and at www.ticketmaster.com, just in time for the holidays. COTA will host the first of only two MotoGP races in the United States in the 2015 grand prix season.

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Track Activity For The Ducati Team In 2014 Concludes With Two Days Of Testing
Posted by: newsla on Friday, November 28, 2014 - 06:16 AM
MotoGP
Track Activity For The Ducati Team In 2014 Concludes With Two Days Of Testing At Jerez


The Ducati Team successfully wrapped up its programme for 2014 with two days of testing at the Jerez de la Frontera circuit in Andalusia (Spain), where next year’s factory team duo of Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone were out on track together with a number of other MotoGP and SBK riders. Also present was test-rider Michele Pirro, who continued development work with the Desmosedici ‘lab’ bike and who will remain for one extra day tomorrow.

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The Aprilia MotoGP Project With Gresini Racing Is Developing Nicely
Posted by: newsla on Friday, November 28, 2014 - 06:16 AM
MotoGP
The Aprilia MotoGP Project With Gresini Racing Is Developing Nicely


Three days of testing at Jerez, lots of work for the riders and the team and excellent results. Bautista and Melandri took the new V4 with pneumatic valves onto the track.

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Fever Hampers Bastianini's Testing Session At Almeria
Posted by: newsla on Friday, November 28, 2014 - 06:15 AM
MotoGP
Fever Hampers Bastianini's Testing Session At Almeria


Enea Bastianini could not take advantage of the last two days of testing of 2014 due to the high fever that didn’t allow him to get on track at the Almeria circuit neither yesterday, nor in the final day of planned activity, today. For this reason, the 16-year-old rider from Rimini was unable to continue the work started last week at Valencia on the Honda NSF250RW machine.

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Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 Wraps Up 2014 With Productive Almeria Test
Posted by: newsla on Friday, November 28, 2014 - 06:15 AM
MotoGP
Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 Wraps Up 2014 With Productive Almeria Test


The Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 Team completed today at the circuit of Almeria the last day of testing of 2014 before the mandatory winter break: Xavier Siméon took advantage of the last chance of the year to continue to familiarize with the Kalex machine that he will use during the 2015 campaign, putting in 48 laps and getting a very positive feedback.

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Hernandez And Petrucci Guest In Main Motoevents
Posted by: newsla on Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 07:21 PM
MotoGP
Hernandez And Petrucci Guest In Main Motoevents


Seven days of great events for Pramac Racing Team Riders. Yonny Hernandez and Danilo Petrucci will be guests in two of the most popular motorsports events in Colombia and Italy. Saturday, November the 29th, Yonny Hernandez will be one of the protagonist of “La Carrera de Estrellas”, the popular event held at the Autodromo di Tocanpicia (Bogotá) during which former Formula 1 driver Juan Pablo Montoya will challenge many colombians and international pilots and drivers in a go-karts race.

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Honda To Continue To Power Moto2 Racing Through 2018
Posted by: newsla on Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 07:20 PM
MotoGP
Honda To Continue To Power Moto2 Racing Through 2018


Honda Motor Corporation, in continued collaboration with Spanish company ExternPro, will remain as the official Moto2™ engine supplier for the next three years extending until 2018.


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Over 100 Laps For Tireless Siméon On First Day Of Testing At Almeria
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 03:20 PM
MotoGP
Over 100 Laps For Tireless Siméon On First Day Of Testing At Almeria


After two productive days of testing at Valencia last week, the Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 and Xavier Siméon were back on track today at the Circuit de Almeria to take part at the final test session of 2014 before the winter break. The 25-year-old Belgian rider made the most of the time available by completing no less than 105 laps of the Spanish track, continuing to deepen the knowledge of the Kalex chassis. Always running on good lap times, Xavier made several changes to the bike the set-up, finding at the end of the day a good compromise that allowed him to adapt the behaviour of the bike to his riding style.


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Motul To Title Sponsor Grand Prix Of Japan And TT Assen For Three Years
Posted by: newsla on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 03:49 PM
MotoGP
Motul To Title Sponsor Grand Prix Of Japan And TT Assen For Three Years


Dorna Sports are delighted to announce that premium oil and lubricant specialist Motul will be the title sponsor for the Grand Prix of Japan and the TT Assen for the next three years. Both agreements are to run from 2015 to 2017 inclusive.


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Jerez Hosts An Evening To Be Remembered
Posted by: newsla on Monday, November 24, 2014 - 01:58 PM
MotoGP
Jerez Hosts An Evening To Be Remembered


Freshly appointed as the World Capital of Motorcycling 2015 the Spanish city of Jerez de la Frontera hosted an evening to be remembered as more than five hundred distinguished guests enjoyed the fifth edition of the FIM Gala Ceremony. Over thirty 2014 FIM World Champions were joined by legends of the various disciplines, an array of key motorcycle industry stakeholders plus numerous media representatives to celebrate the achievements of many two-wheel heroes and the work done by others involved in the sport.

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Circuit Of The Americas Wins The 2014 Environmental Award
Posted by: newsla on Monday, November 24, 2014 - 06:11 AM
MotoGP
Circuit Of The Americas Wins The 2014 Environmental Award


Circuit of The Americas has won the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme’s 2014 Environmental Award for its sustainability initiatives during the 2014 MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas.

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Moto3 Fabio Quartararo And Maria Herrera Debut In Valencia
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 06:13 AM
MotoGP
Moto3 Fabio Quartararo And Maria Herrera Debut In Valencia


Both Repsol riders begin preparations for the 2015 preseason, completing two days of testing at the Ricardo Tormo circuit.

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Simeon Wraps Up Two Days Of Intense Testing At Valencia
Posted by: newsla on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 06:11 AM
MotoGP
Simeon Wraps Up Two Days Of Intense Testing At Valencia


Xavier Siméon and the Team Federal Oil Gresini Moto2 completed today in Valencia the first two days of winter testing ahead of the 2015 season: the 25-year-old Belgian rider was able to deepen the knowledge of the Kalex chassis, improving his lap times from yesterday making 70 laps of the Ricardo Tormo circuit.


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