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Aleix Espargaro leads as Qatar test gets underway

The first day of MotoGP™ testing at Qatar saw Aleix Espargaro leading the way...
Randy De Puniet at the Suzukia 8 Hour this year

MotoGP Sepang Test II Gallery E

MotoGP Sepang Test II Gallery E – Images by AJRN

MotoGP shocked by new class ‘Factory 2’ now a 3-tier series!

MotoGP shell shocked by new class 'Factory 2' - Trevor Hedge Three classes in MotoGP...

MotoGP Sepang Test II Gallery D

MotoGP Sepang Test II Gallery D – Images by AJRN

MotoGP ready for last pre-season test

MotoGP ready for last pre-season test Between Friday 7th and Sunday 9th March, the majority...

P.I. Test Overall Wrap, Notes & Quotes

Phillip Island Tyre Test Wrap, Reflections, Notes & Quotes with BracksY - Images by...

MotoGP Sepang Test II Gallery C

MotoGP Sepang Test II Gallery C – Images by AJRN

P.I. Tyre test winds up with Jorge on top

On his penultimate lap of the Phillip Island tyre safety test, Jorge Lorenzo set...

MotoGP Sepang Test II Gallery B

MotoGP Sepang Test II Gallery B - Images by AJRN

P.I. GP Test Day Two in detail; Jorge, Vale, Dani, Dovi, Cal

Philip Island tyre test day two – We speak with Vale, Jorge, Cal, Dani...

MotoGP P.I. Test Day Two Quick Wrap

MotoGP P.I. Test Day Two Quick Wrap By Trevor Hedge - Images by Andrew Gosling Jorge...

Mika Kallio Interview

Mika Kallio Interview - Conducted prior to the Phillip Island tyre test to find...
Bridgestone tyres from Monday. The tape on the tyres is wear Bridgestone technicians have taken samples for analysis.

Bracksy reports in from P.I.

Philip Island tyre test - We speak with Vale, Jorge, Cal, Dani & Dovi -...

MotoGP Test Day One Wrap

MotoGP Phillip Island Testing Day One (March 3) 1730 Update By Trevor Hedge with images...

Tito Rabat Interview

Interview:  Tito Rabat by Marc VDS After a career spent with Spanish teams you've now...

Sepang Test II Gallery A

MotoGP 2014 - Sepang Test II - MCNews.com.au Gallery A - Images by AJRN

Factory teams set for Phillip Island Test

From Monday to Wednesday (3rd-5th March), the Factory MotoGP™ teams of Honda, Yamaha and...
Stefan Bradl (LCR Honda): 5th, 2m 00.164s - “I am quite happy about the job we made in the last three days. It’s tough to work in these conditions and the guys worked hard to adjust the bike. Early in the session we went out on soft rubber and afterwards we kept working on long run performance. Today the pace was not as good as yesterday because I was not enough comfortable on a hard front tyre but, overall, this test has been quite positive for us: we are not far off the pace.”

MotoGP Moto2 Moto3 Entry Lists Updated

FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix - 2014 Entry Lists, 28 February Moto 3 N° Rider Nationality Team Machine 3 MATTEO FERRARI ITALIAN SANCARLOTEAMITALIA MAHINDRA 4 GABRIEL RAMOS VENEZUELAN KIEFERRACING KALEXKTM 5 ROMANO FENATI ITALIAN SKYRACINGTEAMBYVR46 KTM 7 EFREN VAZQUEZ SPANISH SAXOPRINT-RTG HONDA 8 JACK MILLER AUSTRALIAN REDBULLKTMAJO KTM 9 SCOTT DEROUE DUTCH RWRACINGGP KALEXKTM 10 ALEXIS MASBOU FRENCH ONGETTA-RIVACOLD HONDA 11 LIVIO LOI BELGIAN MARCVDSRACINGTEAM KALEXKTM 12 ALEXM ARQUEZ SPANISH ESTRELLAGALICIA0,0 HONDA 17 JOHN McPHEE BRITISH SAXOPRINT-RTG HONDA 19 ALESSANDRO TONUCCI ITALIAN CIPMoto3 MAHINDRA 21 FRANCESCO BAGNAIA ITALIAN SKYRACINGTEAMBYVR46 KTM 22 ANA CARRASCO SPANISH RWRACINGGP KALEXKTM 23 NICCOLOA...

Rossi & Pedrosa tie at the top; Lorenzo not happy

Sepang Test Two, Day Three: Final Times Valentino Rossi ITA Yamaha Factory Racing (YZR-M1) 1m...
Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team #04) – 5th (2m00.787s) - “Today was again positive, the track is not as quick as the Sepang 1 tests so the times are a reference only to a certain point, but it’s always important to make comparisons with the others. We can say that we closed the gap to the front-runners and I am very pleased with the improvement over these two days. We’re refining the set-up of the bike, at this moment there isn’t much new material to try but we’ve managed to find something interesting. I really didn’t expect that and it’s a positive thing to experience this sensation. Today we also tried out the ECU with the Open software, there are a few different controls with it and it obviously doesn’t work as well as our Factory software, but tomorrow we’ll do some more tests.”

Ducati confirm Open option MotoGP entry

Ducati Team to compete in the 2014 MotoGP World Championship under the Open option -...

What do YOU know? New column from Phil Hall

Here is the first of what will become a weekly MCNews.com.au column from long...
Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda): 1st, 2m 00.039s “Things went well this afternoon, even though this morning we were still having some issues and I wasn’t able to ride comfortably. I had to stop early in order to make some big changes to the bike, and when we restarted after lunch I felt more comfortable and put in better laps. We focused on the front end and were able to find a good set-up. Tomorrow we will focus on making progress with the rear, because we have to get the new tyre working better and increase grip. If all goes well, then perhaps tomorrow we will be able to do a race simulation.”

Pedrosa tops day two of Sepang Test

Sepang Test Two, Day Two Times Dani Pedrosa ESP Repsol Honda Team (RC213V) 2m 0.039s...
Alvaro Bautista (GO&FUN Honda Gresini): 1st, 2m 00.848s - “It’s been a very positive first day of testing! We worked very well on the rear end, an area that earlier this month gave us some problems. We have had excellent results thanks to Showa developing a new shock absorber, somewhat different compared to the one we’ve used so far, which is very suitable for our needs. In addition to the good lap times, even though the track was worse than the first test, I am especially pleased because my feeling with the new Bridgestone tyres has improved so much that now I feel comfortable when riding. We are on the right path: tomorrow morning we will continue to work hard, focusing also on the front end, while in the afternoon if we get the chance we would like to try a first long run.”

Bautista on top in Sepang and Marquez to miss Phillip Island Test

Bautista on top in Sepang and Marquez to miss Phillip Island Test Sepang Day One...

Drive M7 Aspar Team Launch

Drive M7 Aspar Team Launch Spanish outfit unveils its most international line-up yet at Sepang,...

Nicky Hayden Biography

NICKY HAYDEN #69  Date of birth: 30/07/81 – Owensboro – Kentucky – USA / Age: 32  First...

Hiroshi Aoyama Biography

HIROSHI AOYAMA #7 Date of birth: 25/10/81 Ichiara/Shi – Chiba – Japan / Age: 32 First Grand...
Marc Marquez

MotoGP Testing underway without Marquez

Testing continues without World Champion Marc Marquez Wednesday to Friday will be a critical three...
Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda): 1st overall, 1m 59.533s “I’m pretty happy with how the three days here in Sepang have gone and we have started the preseason well. It's true that this is only the first test and we still have work to do, but we've already been able to do a race simulation and it has all gone well. We have tried many set-ups and we have gathered a lot of data, so we will be well prepared for the next test here. We still have some things to try out, so we must make the most of the days we have remaining here this preseason. Physically I feel good, I haven't stopped over this past month and have had a packed schedule, but I have been able to continue training. I was a little weak here when I arrived, because I had the flu last week, but in the end I felt fine which, is the most important thing. We can always improve and this test will help me to up my fitness.”

MotoGP Calendar Updated

FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix 2014 calendar, 24 February (Change in bold) Date...

Marquez breaks leg; will miss testing

MotoGP World Champion, Marc Marquez, has broken his fibula during a dirt-track training session...
“We were able to put in laps consistently, which was our main goal. I felt very comfortable on the bike, KTM brought us plenty of stuff to try out and I enjoyed myself on the bike,” Miller said at the end of the tests.

Miller tops Jerez Moto3 Testing

One of Red Bull KTM Ajo’s new recruits for 2014, Jack Miller, was on...
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