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Cal Crutchlow targets top five after worst qualifying

Matthew Birt, 28 September 2013 17:31

Cal Crutchlow has targeted a return to the top five in tomorrow’s Motorland Aragon MotoGP clash after he slumped to his worst qualifying of 2013 in Spain this afternoon. A series of mistakes on his fast laps in QP2 left the 27-year-old down in seventh position on the grid with a personal best time of 1.48.653. Crutchlow also blamed himself ...

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Marc Marquez not concerned by fast starting Jorge Lorenzo

Matthew Birt, 23 September 2013 09:53

MotoGP world championship leader Marc Marquez says he is not overly concerned with Jorge Lorenzo’s fast starting strategy that helped the factory Yamaha rider claim back-to-back wins in Silverstone and Misano.Lorenzo’s all-out attack strategy has always been a key tactic of the Spaniard but his win in Misano earlier this month perfectly demonstrated his speed from the off when he ...

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New riding position boost for Bradley Smith

Matthew Birt, 18 September 2013 10:06

A revised riding position evaluated by Bradley Smith during a one-day MotoGP test at Misano earlier this week gave the British rookie a timely boost after difficult recent races.Smith was not as competitive as he had anticipated in his home round at Silverstone and last weekend at Misano he missed the top 10 for the only second time in 10 ...

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Cal Crutchlow boosts confidence in Misano test

Matthew Birt, 17 September 2013 09:23

Cal Crutchlow set the fourth fastest time in a one-day MotoGP test session at Misano yesterday (Monday) to further build-up his confidence for the final phase of the 2013 world championship campaign. The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rider finished sixth in Sunday’s Misano race to bounce back to form after a nightmare British Grand Prix saw three heavy crashes erode ...

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New Bridgestone hard rear tyre gets thumbs up

Matthew Birt, 17 September 2013 09:14

A new Bridgestone hard compound rear tyre made available during a one-day MotoGP test session at Misano yesterday (Monday) was widely praised by the likes of Valentino Rossi and Cal Crutchlow. Throughout 2013 riders have predominantly used the soft rear tyre option, with temperatures and conditions preventing the current hard rear from being a viable option. The new generation hard ...

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Cal Crutchlow upbeat on return to top six in Misano

Matthew Birt, 16 September 2013 08:47

Cal Crutchlow salvaged a hard fought sixth place out of a tough Misano MotoGP weekend to put his recent miserable home race experience at Silverstone behind him.The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rider appeared to be suffering a hangover from a crash-strewn British Grand Prix weekend when he laboured outside of the top 10 for most of practice with a lack ...

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Cautious Cal Crutchlow fights back in Misano

Matthew Birt, 14 September 2013 16:15

Cal Crutchlow produced his best form of a tough Misano MotoGP weekend in this afternoon’s final qualifying session to secure a place in the middle of the second row for tomorrow’s 28-lap San Marino clash.Lacking confidence with his Monster Yamaha Tech 3 YZR-M1 machine after a crash-strewn home race at Silverstone earlier this month, Crutchlow didn’t make the top 10 ...

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Yamaha backs Pol Espargaro for MotoGP success

Matthew Birt, 05 September 2013 09:29

Yamaha has backed Pol Espargaro to emerge as a top MotoGP rider in the future after signing the Spaniard on a two-year factory contract. Espargaro is currently locked in a battle for the Moto2 world title with Briton Scott Redding and he will join Bradley Smith in Yamaha’s satellite squad next season, which is run by Herve Poncharal’s Monster-backed Tech ...

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Set-up eludes Cal Crutchlow again on Yamaha upgrades

Matthew Birt, 23 August 2013 17:13

All year Cal Crutchlow has wanted the same factory spec fuel tank and seat unit that works Yamaha duo Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo have been racing. But after racing the new parts to fifth in Indianapolis five days ago, Crutchlow was sixth during the opening day of practice in Brno today and now wondering for how much longer he ...

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Cal Crutchlow's Ducati race debut pencilled in for March 23

Matthew Birt, 21 August 2013 09:31

Cal Crutchlow's Ducati race debut in 2014 is expected to be under the Losail International Circuit floodlights in Qatar on March 23. The season’s opening race will follow three pre-season test sessions, which also include a visit to Qatar in early March, with the only European test in Jerez dropped off the winter schedule. The 2014 pre-season will kick off ...

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