Tag Archives: Moto racing

Video: Terrible crash on lap 1 of the Catalonia MotoGP

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Two racers were rushed to the hospital for examinations after a horrific multi-bike crash at the beginning of the Catalonia MotoGP. After a violent incident on track 1 of the Catalonian MotoGP, riders Taka Nakagami from Japan and Alex Rins from Spain were brought to the hospital for examinations. In an accident that also included […]

Video: Espargaro slips up in the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix, dropping to P2

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The MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix was a memory for Aleix Espargaro, who dropped three positions on the last lap after concluding that the race was over. When Aleix Espargaro believed the race had abruptly ended, he curiously fell from #2 to 5th position in Sunday’s MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix. Espargaro didn’t even realize his error […]

Kickoff time, how to watch, and more for the 2022 Americas MotoGP

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The fourth round of the 2022 MotoGP season takes place this weekend at the Raceway of the Americas in Austin. Here’s how to watch Sunday’s Americas Grand Prix. In qualifying, Ducati claimed the first 5 slots, with Pramac rider Jorge Martin securing pole ahead of factory riders Jack Miller and Francesco Bagnaia. On his comeback […]

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 […]

The fastest Sepang MotoGP laps were set by Espargaro and Bastianini

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On the final day of the 2022 test, Aleix Espargaro and later Enea Bastianini broke Danilo Petrucci’s unofficial 2019 Sepang record. Aleix Espargaro shattered the all-time unofficial Sepang lap record at the start of Sunday’s final day of testing after leading an Aprilia one-two on Saturday. But it didn’t last long, as Enea Bastianini went […]

Viales was the fastest on Day 2 of the Sepang Shakedown Test

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Aprilia’s star returned to the RS-GP, HRC’s Bradl was back, and rookie Bezzecchi was the fastest of the rookies. Maverick Viales of Aprilia Racing was fastest on Day 2 of the MotoGPTM Shakedown Test at the Sepang International Circuit, setting a time of 1:59.883 on his first day on track in 2022. Because Aprilia is the […]

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

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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 […]

As the MotoGPTM adaption progresses, Binder “feeling the heat”

Darryn Binder

At the Sepang Shakedown, the South African improved on all three days, but he believes he still has a lot more to give. During the Sepang Shakedown, fans, paddling pools, and cold baths were paddock necessities as MotoGPTM returned to Southeast Asia for the first time in two years. Temperatures edging 35°C have made it […]

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

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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 […]

Sepang MotoGP Test: Shakedown illness knocked Fabio di Giannantonio out

Fabio di Giannantonio

Due to illness, Fabio di Giannantonio will miss days 2 and 3 of the Sepang MotoGP Shakedown test; ‘Yesterday I was completely knocked out, while today I’m a little better.’ After being ruled out of days two and three of the Sepang Shakedown test due to a stomach illness, MotoGP rookie Fabio di Giannantonio was […]