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Jorge Lorenzo not surprised by lack of Honda interest

Jorge Lorenzo says he was not shocked to have been completely overlooked by Honda for a spot next to dominant reigning world champion Marc Marquez in 2015. HRC boss Shuhei Nakamoto had vowed to approach the Spaniard during winter testing after a failed attempt to lure Lorenzo away from Yamaha back in 2012. But after recently re-signing long-serving HRC rider ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 20 August 2014

HRC fears MotoGP development costs will soar with tyre switch

Honda fears a switch to Michelin as the new official tyre supplier in MotoGP for 2016 will send its development costs rocketing. All the major factories are facing a costly and complex task to adapt their machinery to a new supplier in 2016 after Bridgestone decided to quit MotoGP at the end of next season. HRC has experience of the ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 20 August 2014

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  • 20 August 2014

Tech 3: Bradley Smith was always ‘plan A’

Tech 3 Yamaha boss Herve Poncharal has strongly denied offering Bradley Smith a new YZR-M1 deal for 2015 because there was no suitable candidate to replace the British rider. Poncharal is known to have sounded out the likes of Jonas Folger, Alex Rins and Jack Miller about a coveted YZR-M1 ride, but insists that Smith was always at the top ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 20 August 2014

Westie back on Buildbase BMW at Cadwell

James Westmoreland will return to the MCE British Superbike championship this weekend at Cadwell Park, having sat out three rounds since fracturing his thumb at Knockhill back in June. The Lincolnshire racer tangled with Barry Burrell on the opening lap of the second race at the Scottish circuit, falling on his hand and breaking it so badly it required surgery ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 20 August 2014

Sykes to remain with Kawasaki until 2016

Tom Sykes will remain with his world championship winning Kawasaki team for the next two seasons, as the Yorkshireman extends his five year deal with the team to the end of the 2016 season. The move could see Sykes, the reigning World Superbike champion and 44 points ahead with only three rounds remaining, equal Carl Fogarty’s domination of the 1990s ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • World Superbikes
  • 20 August 2014

Product Review: Rizoma Proguard lever protectors

Rizoma Proguard lever protectors, £85 Time used: Two months What’s good? These are designed to protect front brake and clutch levers from being jammed on when bikes and riders collide in racing. On the brake side, they’re compulsory in national and world championship road racing, but they’re a good idea for club racing and trackdays as the risks are just ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Parts & accessories
  • 20 August 2014

Product Review: Stylmartin, Red Rock boots

Stylmartin, Red Rock boots, £169 Time tested: Four months/2000 miles What’s good? The Red Rock boots are exactly what I was after. They’re lightweight summer boots for riding that also double up as everyday footwear. I can ride to see my mates and go out in these without changing. They don’t look like bike boots, are casual and don a ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Boots
  • 20 August 2014

Product Review: Shift-It Grime Buster helmet sponge

Shift-It Grime Buster helmet sponge, £3.25 Time used: One year What’s good? For something so cheap the results are very pleasing from this sponge. Once wet, it slices through even the most stubborn of splattered flies to leave a clean visor without scratching it. All you need once this sponge has done the job is a clean cloth to give ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Parts & accessories
  • 20 August 2014

Eugene Laverty doubts LCR Honda deal for 2015

Eugene Laverty doesn’t believe he has a serious opportunity to be joining Cal Crutchlow in the LCR Honda MotoGP squad next season. The Crescent Suzuki World Superbike rider has spoken to LCR boss Lucio Cecchinello about a production Honda RCV1000R ride, but that seat is certain to be taken by Moto3 world championship leader Jack Miller. HRC has been conducting ...

  • Motorcycle Sport
  • MotoGP
  • 20 August 2014

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