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May 19th, 2013
Jorge Lorenzo blamed the poor handling of his Yamaha for his disappointing ride to seventh in Sunday’s MotoGP race at Le Mans. The defending champion ran third early on behind Andrea Dovizioso and race winner Dani Pedrosa but dropped back substantially as the race progressed. The Spaniard, who is now 17 points behind his compatriot Pedrosa’s Honda in the championship, said he was struggling everywhere on the circuit and he would have crashed if he had pushed any harder
May 7th, 2013
Jorge Lorenzo says MotoGP’s Jerez test has helped settle his dilemma between using Yamaha’s existing chassis and its new-spec version. The Spaniard was testing just a day after claiming a bitter third place in the Spanish Grand Prix, having been hit by Marc Marquez on the final corner of the last lap .
May 7th, 2013
Nicky Hayden and Andrea Dovizioso believe Ducati’s new MotoGP chassis is proof the team is heading in the right direction. The pair rode the development machine, which features a revised aluminium chassis, in Monday’s Jerez test. The bike has already been extensively trialled by test rider Michele Pirro, who also gave it a race debut at Jerez , finishing 11th
May 4th, 2013
Valentino Rossi does not think his heavy crash at the end of Jerez MotoGP qualifying will have any impact on his race prospects.
April 22nd, 2013
Valentino Rossi said a brake issue compounded what was already a difficult MotoGP weekend for himself and Yamaha at Austin. After battling through to secure a podium in the first race of his Yamaha return, Rossi headed to Texas aware that Honda could dominate given its pre-season form at the circuit
April 19th, 2013
Jorge Lorenzo has not lost hope of matching the Hondas in the inaugural Austin MotoGP race this weekend, despite his Yamaha being 1.6 seconds off the pace in practice . Honda had dominated the pre-season test at Austin and Marc Marquez was a class apart on the opening day of practice on Friday
April 4th, 2013
Nicky Hayden has complete faith that Ducati can turn its MotoGP fortunes around, even though he thinks an enormous step is needed to get back on terms with the leaders.
April 3rd, 2013
Valentino Rossi expects to be on the defensive in his first MotoGP race back at Yamaha in Qatar this weekend. The seven-time champion got ever closer to the front during winter testing, topping the final test at Jerez last month, but admits that Losail has always been a relatively weak track for him, although he has three wins there.
March 19th, 2013
Marc Marquez has played down the significance of his performance at what he labelled a ‘fictitious’ Austin MotoGP test. The Honda rider, who graduates to the premier class after winning last year’s Moto2 title, set the pace on all three days at the US track.
March 1st, 2013
Ben Spies admits a fall on the second day of MotoGP testing at Sepang left him having to contend with shoulder spasms across the final two days. Spies was forced to miss his final two races of 2012 after a heavy crash in last year’s race at Sepang left him with an AC shoulder separation, a cracked rib and bruising to the lung.
February 26th, 2013
Andrea Dovizioso believes Ducati’s deficit to the MotoGP frontrunners has been brought back to ‘acceptable’ levels following improvements at the second Sepang winter test. All four Ducatis lagged behind Honda and Yamaha at the opening test, prompting Dovizioso and Nicky Hayden to call for major changes
February 13th, 2013
Marc Marquez admits he was surprised by his rapid pace in last week’s MotoGP test at Sepang. On the first day of what was only his third premier class test, the 2012 Moto2 champion lapped within five hundredths of a second of last year’s championship protagonists Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa.
February 11th, 2013
Cal Crutchlow believes he and Tech 3 will be hard-pressed to emulate their 2012 MotoGP success due to the factory support Honda’s two satellite squads will receive this year. Crutchlow became the first Briton to stand on the rostrum of a premier class grand prix when he finished third at Brno last year. Tech 3 meanwhile ended the year a clear third in the teams’ championship, behind only the works Honda and Yamaha squads.
February 5th, 2013
Marc Marquez has played down the significance of his strong showing in MotoGP testing at Sepang, despite finishing the day delighted with his progress. The Moto2 champion, making his MotoGP debut this year with the Honda team, finished the first day of testing in Malaysia third quickest, less than half a tenth of a second behind team-mate and pacesetter Dani Pedrosa. Marquez, who had not ridden the bike since the end of last year, insisted he still has a long way to go despite his promising pace.
January 28th, 2013
Cardion AB has revealed the Aprilia ART with which it will contest the CRT class of this year’s MotoGP championship. The team had run a satellite Ducati since stepping into the premier class in 2011, but as AUTOSPORT reported back in September it elected to switch into CRTs for the forthcoming season. Czech rider Karel Abraham, who suffered a frustrating, injury-laden 2012 , will once again lead the single-bike effort.
January 24th, 2013
Honda has unveiled the new-liveried 2013 MotoGP bike with which Dani Pedrosa and Marc Marquez will contest this year’s MotoGP world championship. Dubbed the RC213V, the bike was revealed at Repsol’s Madrid headquarters. 2013 marks the 19th year of the Japanese marque’s partnership with the oil giant.
December 7th, 2012
Andrea Iannone believes he is already making good progress at Ducati but insists he will maintain his patient, methodical approach. The 23-year-old Italian stepped up into Ducati’s newly-established Pramac satellite squad after finishing third in this year’s Moto2 championship.
November 17th, 2012
Tech 3 team boss Herve Poncharal reckons Bradley Smith looked ‘immediately at home’ on his MotoGP test debut this week. Smith will join fellow Briton Cal Crutchlow at Yamaha’s satellite MotoGP team next season after seven years in the 125cc and Moto2 feeder categories. Although rain marred the Valencia winter test, Smith was able to complete 16 laps in the damp on Wednesday then 27 laps on a dry track.
November 13th, 2012
Marc Marquez accepted Honda’s decision to postpone the first test of his MotoGP career until conditions improve at Valencia. The Moto2 champion was scheduled to make his debut as Casey Stoner’s replacement in the factory Honda line-up during the first day of post-season testing at the Spanish track on Tuesday. But amid rain and cold conditions, Honda chose not to run at all, and will instead hope for better weather on Wednesday
November 11th, 2012
Cal Crutchlow reckons he was culpable for the mistake which led to him crashing out of second in a treacherous Valencia finale. Having opted to start from the pitlane following a last-minute switch to slicks, the Briton fought his way through the field and was running second when, seven laps from the finish, he lost the front of his bike heading into the final turn. It was his third retirement in the last four races, all of which he has exited while in podium contention.