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Milwaukee set to withdraw support for SMR Yamaha for TT

Sports Desk, 04 January 2014 11:52

Ian Hutchinson and Josh Brookes chances of racing at this years TT appear to be becoming even slimmer as the Yamaha squad's title sponsor Milwaukee Power Tools are rumoured to be about to withdraw their support for the Isle of Man event. MCN sources say a statement is expected today announcing the decision in the latest twist in the deepening ...

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Scott Redding: ‘I didn’t expect Marquez to win title’

Matthew Birt, 27 December 2013 09:30

Scott Redding said he expected former Moto2 rival Marc Marquez to win races but not the MotoGP world championship in a stellar rookie premier class campaign for the Spaniard. Marquez stunned the established elite last season by winning six races to become the first rookie since Kenny Roberts in 1978 to win the MotoGP title. The Repsol Honda rider secured ...

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Nicky Hayden: WSB switch was serious option

Matthew Birt, 27 December 2013 08:30

Nicky Hayden says he was seriously tempted to try and become the first rider in racing history to win both the MotoGP and World Superbike titles in 2014. Released by Ducati’s official factory squad after a frustrating five-year stint, the popular American contemplated a WSB switch before extending his MotoGP career with a move to the Spanish-based Aspar squad. Hayden ...

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Bradley Smith thrilled with Yamaha backing

Matthew Birt, 23 December 2013 09:30

British rider Bradley Smith says he is thrilled to be getting identical technical support as new Tech 3 Yamaha teammate Pol Espargaro in 2014. Espargaro is contracted directly to Yamaha but will ride for Herve Poncharal’s satellite squad next year with Smith, who is preparing for his second season in the MotoGP world championship. But reigning Moto2 world champion Espargaro ...

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Scott Redding ready for MotoGP switch

Matthew Birt, 18 December 2013 14:43

Scott Redding is moving to MotoGP at the right time in his career, according to former Moto2 crew chief Pete Benson. The Gloucestershire rider will compete in the premier class next season on a production Honda RCV100R machine for the Italian-based Gresini squad. The 20-year-old came close to becoming Britain’s first GP world champion since late legend Barry Sheene when ...

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Casey Stoner to remain in HRC testing role

Matthew Birt, 16 December 2013 10:39

Honda will continue to call on the blistering speed and technical feedback of double MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner for development of its factory RC213V in 2014. The Australian retired at the end of 2012 but he made numerous testing appearances in the latter stages of this year’s campaign at the Twin Ring Motegi track in Japan. Stoner, who won ...

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Paul Bird reveals 2014 MotoGP and BSB plans

Matthew Birt, 11 December 2013 16:38

High profile British racing boss Paul Bird has ended weeks of speculation about his future by revealing he will run two-rider efforts in MotoGP and British Superbikes in 2014. The PBM squad will continue to run Irishman Michael Laverty in MotoGP and he will be joined by former World Supersport runner-up Broc Parkes. Aussie Parkes raced a Kawasaki for PBM ...

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Cal Crutchlow backs Dall’Igna to lead Ducati revival

Matthew Birt, 06 December 2013 09:20

British rider Cal Crutchlow has backed new Ducati boss Gigi Dall’Igna to lead the Bologna factory out of its current slump. Crutchlow and Dall’Igna got their first opportunity to size up the task of making the woeful Desmosedici competitive again in 2014 when they began their new Ducati adventure together in Valencia last month. Crutchlow found the going tough on ...

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Scott Redding excited to work with ex-Stoner crew chief

Matthew Birt, 27 November 2013 10:51

Scott Redding believes Casey Stoner’s former crew chief Cristian Gabbarini could prove to be a key ally in his rookie MotoGP world championship campaign in 2014. Gabbarini is now heading up Honda’s new RCV1000R production racer project after the Italian quit Ducati with Stoner to move to HRC in 2011. Gabbarini was a key influence in the Australian’s successful career ...

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Andrea Dovizioso: Crutchlow won’t be too down after Ducati debut

Matthew Birt, 22 November 2013 10:37

Andrea Dovizioso doesn’t believe that new factory Ducati teammate Cal Crutchlow will be too disheartened after the British rider’s first ride on the struggling Desmosedici in Spain last week. Crutchlow finished a three-day Valencia test down in 12th on the timesheets and he was a massive 1.5s behind new world champion Marc Marquez. Dovizioso was only 0.2s faster than Crutchlow ...

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