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HRC fears MotoGP development costs will soar with tyre switch

Matthew Birt, 20 August 2014 11:56

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 ...

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Tech 3: Bradley Smith was always ‘plan A’

Matthew Birt, 20 August 2014 11:21

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 ...

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Alvaro Bautista: Aprilia MotoGP move ‘exciting choice’

Matthew Birt, 20 August 2014 09:44

Alvaro Bautista doesn’t believe he would be taking a big risk if he clinched a deal to partner Marco Melandri in Aprilia’s new factory MotoGP squad in 2015. Aprilia will be back in MotoGP next season after deciding to bring a new factory 1000cc project by forward by one year. And Spaniard Bautista, who has been frozen out of a ...

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Eugene Laverty doubts LCR Honda deal for 2015

Matthew Birt, 20 August 2014 09:40

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 ...

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LCR Honda crew to remain unchanged for Cal Crutchlow

Matthew Birt, 14 August 2014 09:52

Cal Crutchlow looks certain to be ending his four-year association with crew chief Daniele Romagnoli after LCR Honda confirmed its garage personnel would remain unchanged for 2015. Italian Romagnoli has been at Crutchlow’s side since the British rider moved to MotoGP with the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 squad back in 2011. Crutchlow took Romagnoli, who previously was crew chief for ...

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Bradley Smith signs new Tech 3 Yamaha deal

Matthew Birt, 13 August 2014 16:23

Bradley Smith will stay at the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 squad in 2015. The British rider has penned a new one-year deal with Herve Poncharal’s French-based squad to remain as teammate to current Moto2 world champion Pol Espargaro. Smith is currently ninth in the world championship standings and scored only his second top six finish of a difficult second season ...

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Espargaro excited about potential Vinales partnership at Suzuki

Matthew Birt, 13 August 2014 13:41

Aleix Espargaro says he is relishing the chance to line-up with reigning Moto3 world champion Maverick Vinales in Suzuki’s all-new MotoGP squad next year. Although no official announcement has been made, Espargaro and Vinales will spearhead Suzuki’s return to premier class competition for the first time since 2011. Vinales will move to Suzuki after just one season in the Moto2 ...

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Marc VDS ends Jack Miller pursuit – legal battle to follow?

Matthew Birt, 13 August 2014 11:23

Aussie sensation Jack Miller might end up in a bitter legal battle before he ends up in MotoGP in 2015. Lawyers acting on behalf of the Belgium-based Marc VDS Racing squad are now dealing with its long-running contract saga with current Moto3 world championship leader Miller. Marc VDS Racing boss Michael Bartholemy has been adamant the current Moto3 world championship ...

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Is it Miller time for MotoGP?

Matthew Birt, 13 August 2014 09:50

Imagine trading in your KTM 390 Duke for the most trick Honda CBR1000RR FireBlade money can buy. That’s about as close as you will get to a move that Jack Miller could make in 2015, with the Aussie looking certain to complete a dream switch from KTM in Moto3 to a fire-breathing 1000cc Honda MotoGP bike in 2015. Ever since ...

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Crutchlow U-turn creates headache for Pramac Ducati

Matthew Birt, 13 August 2014 09:40

Pramac Ducati bosses have admitted Cal Crutchlow’s shock Desmosedici departure threw the Italian team's 2015 plans into disarray. Paolo Campinoti’s satellite squad believed it would keep hold of number one asset Andrea Iannone for next season. The Italian was unable to secure a switch to join Andrea Dovizioso once Crutchlow announced he was staying with the Bologna factory during the ...

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