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Texas MotoGP: Marquez wins, Dovi on the podium, Cal injured in dramatic Texas race

Marc Marquez has stormed to victory with ease at the Circuit of the Americas, in a race where he was overshadowed by the action taking place behind him, as drama unfolded across the grid; the reigning world champion rode a flawless race to the win. The first drama of the race happened before the flag even dropped, with a huge ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 13 April 2014

Parrish returns to MotoGP coverage with BT Sport

Steve Parrish will return to British television’s coverage of the MotoGP World Championship this weekend, as the veteran commentator joins Mel Sykes in the BT Sport studio to help host the broadcaster’s coverage of the Austin round of the series, with the duo joined in studio by another special guest. “I'm really pleased to be back in the studio this ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 11 April 2014

Was Ducati’s move to the Open Class in MotoGP inspired thinking or lunacy?

Last week Ducati made the shock decision that they would be running in the Open Class in MotoGP for 2014. Some have called the move inspired, and less controls on engine development plus sticky tyres and an extra four litres of fuel are worth a lot. But it comes at a cost - the lack of electronics of their own. ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 12 March 2014

Hopper at home on Tyco Suzuki

Former MotoGP podium finisher John Hopkins says that he feels at home already on the Tyco Suzuki machine he will compete in the 2014 MCE British Superbike championship on, with the similarities to his former crescent Suzuki helping him to adapt to the new machine. “We took my base setting from what it was on the Crescent bike and haven’t ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • British Superbikes
  • 10 March 2014

Ducati confirm move from factory to open class

Ducati have finally announced that they will make the move from factory to open class in 2014, with the team ditching their own electronics software in return for extra fuel, tyres and engine development. The Bologna factory has been experimenting with the option for a number of months, and rumours are circulating the paddock that it was an open class ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 28 February 2014

WSB Australia: Guintoli takes pole with fastest ever lap

Sylvain Guintoli will start the first round of the 2014 World Superbike campaign from pole position after a blisteringly fast lap of Phillip Island from the Aprilia rider during the first new-look WSB qualifying session. Guintoli set a lap only 0.038 away from breaking the 1:30 barrier two thirds of the way through the new 15-minute second qualifying session to ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 22 February 2014

Voltcom Crescent Suzuki ‘couldn’t be happier’ with Philip Island test

Crescent Suzuki team boss Paul Denning says he ‘couldn’t be happier’ with his team’s performance at the last WSB test before the 2014 season kicks off, with his all-British team of Eugene Laverty and Alex Lowes finishing off the two-day test in second and third. “The last two days have given us the opportunity to assess where we are against ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 19 February 2014

Andrews and Cummins joins RAF Racing

TT hero Simon Andrews will bounce back from life threatening injuries suffered at Le Mans last year to join the MCE British Superbike Championship with RAF Reserves Honda. However, Andrews won’t be the only TT star in the team, as Conor Cummins joins as his teammate in the National Superstock series on Honda’s all-new Fireblade SP. Cummins will also ride ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • British Superbikes
  • 15 February 2014

Electric racer to join petrol ranks in 2014

For the first time ever, electric motorbikes will go head to head with their petrol-powered counterparts in 2014, with British team Darvill Racing gaining special dispensation from the ACU and Southern 100 club to compete in road racing events on the Isle of Man. The team, who have yet to announce riders, will race at the Isle of Man TT, ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • TT & road races
  • 09 February 2014

Roberts joins Eurosport for BSB and WSB

Former BBC MotoGP frontman Matt Roberts will join the Eurosport team for 2014, as the face of their British and World Superbike coverage, replacing Tony Carter for the live Sunday shows. Roberts will join Jamie Whitham, Jack Burnicle, James Haydon and Steve Day as the channel ups their coverage in lieu of the demise of MotoGP. The new extended coverage ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 29 January 2014

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