MotoGP (July 2002)

  • Jacque claims pole in Germany

    15 July 2002

    Jacque claims pole in Germany

    Olivier Jacque pulled off the shock of the season so far by claiming the first pole position for a two-stroke this season in Germany today.The French rider crossed the line with just under 10 seconds...

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  • Rossi makes it seven in a row

    15 July 2002

    Despite a poor start, Valentino Rossi claimed victory in Germany, making it seven wins in a row for the Italian.It was his Honda team-mate, Tohru Ukawa, who led the early stages of the race, until Alex Barros found his way past on lap seven, leading an eight-man fight for the lead. Barros was locked in a tussle with Frenchman Olivier Jacque, but both riders failed to finish.It was Max Biaggi who...

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  • Katoh gets RC211V for Czech GP

    15 July 2002

    Katoh gets RC211V for Czech GP

    Daijiro Katoh will race a Honda RC211V four-stroke at the Czech Republic GP. Honda will enter a third bike for the reigning 250cc World Champion, who is a HRC contracted rider, currently being leased...

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  • MCN: Your British GP souvenir

    15 July 2002

    MCN: Your British GP souvenir

    If you were one of the 60,000 there, if you wished you had been, if you watched it on TV, or missed everything, you need this week’s MCN, out on Wednesday, July 17.We’ve got a full 16 pages of...

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  • Marlboro and Yamaha part company

    15 July 2002

    Marlboro and Yamaha part company

    Yamaha has announced the end of their sponsorship by cigarette brand Marlboro. The deal will cease at the end of 2002, after three years with Marlboro as the team’s main sponsor.It doesn’t look like...

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  • Show your support for Jezza

    08 July 2002

    Show your support for Jezza

    Jeremy McWilliams is Britain’s only rider in MotoGPs this season, and he’s hoping the fans at Donington will give him the same kind of support that has led to Brands World Superbikes turning into a...

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  • British GP results: Rossi wins again

    08 July 2002

    British GP results: Rossi wins again

    Good weather and big crowds have marked this year’s British GP, but if you couldn’t make it, we’ve got all the results…MotoGP results:Valentino Rossi rode a textbook race to win at Donington, despite...

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  • Capirossi to miss Donington GP

    01 July 2002

    Capirossi to miss Donington GP

    Loris Capirossi will miss the British GP at MCN Donington Park on July 14 after crashing heavily at Assen on Saturday. For more on this story, don’t miss the latest issue of MCN, out Wednesday July...

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