Skip to content

Motorcycle Sport > Results

You looked for...

and found 499 items

Matches found in Motorcycle Sport

Results 1 - 10 of 499

leading article image
rating is 0

Ducati confident Michele Pirro will remain Desmosedici test rider

Matthew Birt, 29 October 2014 10:05

Ducati is confident that test and development rider Michele Pirro will sign a new contract, despite interest from Italian rivals Aprilia about a MotoGP racing contract in 2015. Pirro has been Ducati’s test rider since the end of 2012 when he gave up racing after his only full season in the premier class with the Gresini FTR-Honda. But the 28-year-old ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Mika Kallio misses Forward Yamaha chance

Matthew Birt, 06 October 2014 10:03

Mika Kallio missed out on a last minute chance to return to the MotoGP world championship in 2015. The Finnish rider was made an 11th hour proposal to join ex-Moto2 world champion Stefan Bradl in the Forward Racing squad in Misano last month. But he knocked back the chance to race the Yamaha YZR-M1 Open class project having already agreed ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Pramac Ducati miss out on Eugene Laverty signing

Matthew Birt, 03 October 2014 10:40

Pramac Ducati management have admitted Aspar Honda just beat them to Eugene Laverty’s signature for 2015. Laverty has been locked in lengthy negotiations with Pramac Ducati for weeks, as the Italian squad sought a replacement for departing number one rider Andrea Iannone. Pramac had kept the seat next to Colombian Yonny Hernandez free for Scott Redding while the Briton’s future ...

leading article image
rating is 5

Aspar Honda confirms MotoGP deal for Eugene Laverty

Matthew Birt, 02 October 2014 14:30

Spain’s high-profile Aspar Honda squad has confirmed the signing of Irish rider Eugene Laverty for the 2015 MotoGP world championship. Laverty’s premier class switch, which was first revealed by MCN last month, will see him ride a production Honda RC213V-RS alongside Nicky Hayden in 2015. Laverty’s current Voltcom Suzuki World Superbike squad recently put out a statement confirming he will ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Danilo Petrucci joins Pramac Ducati

Matthew Birt, 02 October 2014 10:03

Pramac Ducati has confirmed it will replace Andrea Iannone with current Ioda Racing rider Danilo Petrucci in the 2015 MotoGP world championship. Petrucci has signed a two-year deal with the Italian-based squad and he will partner South American Yonny Hernandez next season. Pramac Ducati had kept Iannone’s seat vacant for a month while it waited to see if Scott Redding ...

leading article image
rating is 5

Scott Redding targets factory HRC spot in future

Matthew Birt, 25 September 2014 11:51

Scott Redding has set his sights on an official HRC seat alongside Marc Marquez in the future after the British rider confirmed he will make a dream return to the Marc VDS Racing squad on a factory Honda RC213V in 2015. The 21-year-old’s future has been the subject of intense speculation for a month after it emerged his Gresini squad ...

leading article image
rating is 0

LCR never eyed Crutchlow/Redding British dream team

Matthew Birt, 23 September 2014 11:30

A British dream team featuring Cal Crutchlow and Scott Redding in next year’s MotoGP world championship never came close to reality. With Redding unexpectedly back on the rider market for a period after Fausto Gresini couldn’t raise the budget to lease a factory Honda RC213V for the Briton next year, it was rumoured that LCR would snap up the vacant ...

leading article image
rating is 0

Aprilia confirms two-year MotoGP deal for Alvaro Bautista

Matthew Birt, 16 September 2014 10:52

Spaniard Alvaro Bautista will remain with the Gresini squad in 2015 after agreeing a two-year deal to lead the Italian factory’s return to MotoGP next season. Just days after Gresini Racing announced it was ending an 18-year association with Honda to collaborate with Aprilia in a new four-year deal, Aprilia announced last night that Bautista will be one rider. That ...

leading article image
rating is 5

Eugene Laverty confirms MotoGP switch in 2015

Matthew Birt, 16 September 2014 10:28

Eugene Laverty will switch to MotoGP in 2015 after confirming he will leave the Voltcom Crescent Suzuki World Superbike squad at the end of the season. As was first revealed by MCN, the Irish rider will ride a production Honda RCV1000R machine for the Spanish-based Aspar squad, ending his long pursuit of a MotoGP ride. Laverty was linked to an ...

leading article image
rating is 5

Eugene Laverty lands Aspar Honda deal?

Matthew Birt, 15 September 2014 15:11

Eugene Laverty is understood to have clinched a MotoGP move for 2015 with the high profile Aspar Honda squad. MCN sources understand Laverty has agreed a deal to ride a production RCV1000R next season after Scott Redding ruled himself out of a possible deal to partner Nicky Hayden in 2015. Redding has signed a dream deal to ride a factory ...

Results

Compare Insurance

Save money by comparing quotes. It's quick and easy

Motorcycles for sale

 

It's only £13.99 to advertise your motorcycle on MCN

Sell your Motorcycle

Motorcycle pricing tool

New! Find used bike prices

MCN Shop

With over 18,000 products, MCN shop is the best place to buy your biking kit