Tag Archives: KTM

Marc Marquez will begin his tenth season in MotoGP: ‘Something I couldn’t have imagined’

Marc Marquez

Marc Marquez, an eight-time world champion, will start his tenth season in MotoGP this weekend. Marc Marquez’s tenth year in MotoGP begins this weekend in Qatar. The Spaniard debuted in the premier class in 2013 and has continued as a Repsol Honda rider ever since, winning 59 races (41%), 99 podiums (70%), and six world championships to go along with his 125 and Moto2 titles. Marquez […]

Herve Poncharal: KTM’s 2022 version is a “massive improvement” on previous year

Herve Poncharal

Herve Poncharal, the president of Tech3 MotoGP, believes the 2022 KTM will be a “significant improvement” over last year’s package. KTM seemed to have the roughest pre-season of any MotoGP manufacturer on paper, with an RC16 only ranking in the top eight at the end of each day during testing at Sepang and Mandalika. In terms […]

Jaume Masia focused on Qatar: ‘We hope to achieve a positive result’   

Jaume Masia

During the Official Portimao Moto3 Test, Jaume Masia takes one spot ahead of Tech 3’s Deniz Oncu.A Jaume Masia, as last season, will become the Red Bull KTM Ajo team’s major title candidate in the 2022 Moto3 world championship. The Spaniard, who was rapidly outshone by teammate and eventual champion Pedro Acosta during the 2021 […]

Marquez hasn’t reached his maximum yet


After ranking 17th on the first day of MotoGP testing at Mandalika, Marc Marquez admits he has yet to ‘really push.’ Marc Marquez, the eight-time world champion, ended day one of testing in 17th place on a day when the weather was unpredictably bad for MotoGP’s first ever visit to Mandalika. Despite wet weather and […]

Marc Marquez is learning a ‘different’ Honda, and his eye is fine after falls

Marc Marquez

After day one of pre-season testing at Sepang, Marc Marquez discusses his MotoGP comeback, his eye injury, and an unfamiliar new Honda. Marc Marquez rode his first MotoGP laps on Saturday in Sepang since winning the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix on October 24. After an enduro accident that resulted in a nightmare repeat of nerve […]

Marc Marquez’s blog: a difficult winter, but the Sepang Test is coming up

Marc Marquez

Following his recovery from diplopia, the eight-time Champion is looking forward to the difficulties Malaysia holds Marc Marquez of the Repsol Honda Team has had yet another injury-plagued off-season, with a training incident near the end of 2021 delaying his return to form. After working so hard to get back into fitness after a career-threatening […]

Espargaro and Crutchlow will compete on the final day of the Sepang MotoGP Shakedown

Sepang MotoGP

After making his 2022 debut on the final day of the Shakedown, Aleix Espargaro presently leads the Sepang timesheets. On Wednesday morning, Aprilia teammate Aleix Espargaro completed his first laps of the year, after Maverick Vinales took to the track (and was fastest) on day two. Due to Aprilia’s technical concessions, Espargaro and Vinales, the […]

Gardner is suffering with a wrist injury, while Fernandez is “very positive” and “happy”

Raul Fernandez and Remy Gardner

On day two of the Sepang Shakedown test, Tech3 KTM MotoGP rookies Raul Fernandez and Remy Gardner finished fourth and sixth, respectively. On day two of the Sepang MotoGP Shakedown test, Raul Fernandez equaled his day one lap time. However, improvements by others dropped the Tech3 KTM rider to fourth place on the timesheets, a […]

MotoGP rookie, Remy Gardner had surgery after a Motocross accident


Two weeks before the Sepang Shakedown test, 2022 MotoGP rookie Remy Gardner has wrist surgery. Remy Gardner, a MotoGP rookie, had surgery on his right wrist barely two weeks before the start of pre-season testing in Sepang for the 2022 season. Doctor Mir placed two screws in his wrist, and the Moto2 world champion ‘will […]

Red Bull KTM and Tech3 have set the date for the 2022 MotoGP season

Red Bull KTM

On January 27, KTM’s MotoGP teams will reveal their race liveries for 2022. The 2022 MotoGP livery for the Red Bull KTM and Tech3 KTM teams will be revealed on January 27. KTM’s four riders – Brad Binder and Miguel Oliveira from the factory team, and rookies Remy Gardner and Raul Fernandez from Tech3 – […]