MotoGP (August 2004)

  • Rossi tops GP test

    25 August 2004

    Rossi tops GP test

    After the fans went home from the Czech GP on Sunday most of the teams stayed behind to put in two days of testing on the Brno circuit. Valentino Rossi set the fastest time of the test with a...

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  • Hayden out for Estoril?

    25 August 2004

    Hayden out for Estoril?

    Nicky Hayden has broken his right collarbone and may miss the next GP at Estoril in Portugal on September 5. The American Repsol Honda rider fell from a Honda CRF450 whilst training in Pavia, near...

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  • Bid for MotoGP passes

    18 August 2004

    Bid for MotoGP passes

    MotoGP paddock passes for the Estoril and Valencia GPs are up for grabs in a unique charity auction. Race fans know how tricky it is to get their hands on a MotoGP paddock pass. You certainly can't...

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  • Gibernau on pole

    18 August 2004

    Gibernau on pole

    Sete Gibernau has taken pole position for the Czech GP in a rain drenched qualifying session at Brno. Carlos Checa looked set to hold on to pole position with the time that he set during a dry spell...

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  • KTM confirm 250GP entry

    18 August 2004

    KTM confirm 250GP entry

    KTM has officially announced an entry into the 250cc Road Racing World Championship in 2005, with Casey Stoner likely to move up a class. The Austrian firm confirmed the decision at the Czech Grand...

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  • 2005 MotoGP dates

    18 August 2004

    2005 MotoGP dates

    The provisional dates for next year’s MotoGP season have been announced, with the new US round of the championship taking place in July without the 250 or 125 bikes present. Next year’s...

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  • Wet Brno benefits Checa

    18 August 2004

    Wet Brno benefits Checa

    Carlos Checa made the best of a wet qualifying session at Brno for the Czech GP, putting his Yamaha into provisional pole position. But the biggest suprises were in the top ten. Factory Ducati riders...

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  • Gibernau wins in Brno

    18 August 2004

    Gibernau wins in Brno

    Sete Gibernau has won Sunday's Czech grand prix, leading the race from start to finish. The Spaniard started the race from pole position and kept his lead throughout, but Valentino Rossi worked him...

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  • US MotoGP for 2005

    18 August 2004

    US MotoGP for 2005

    America will host a MotoGP round in 2005 at Laguna Seca in California. It will be the first time the championship has returned to the USA since 1994, and marks the start of a five-year run agreed in...

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  • Brno GP begins

    18 August 2004

    Brno GP begins

    The first session of free practice for the Czech GP at Brno is due to take place this morning (August 20) – so keep checking back for the latest times. Qualifying is on Friday afternoon, the...

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  • BMW ends race series

    11 August 2004

    BMW ends race series

    BMW has announced this will be the last season of the BoxerCup. The flat-twins have delivered close, exciting racing as part of the MotoGP tour. Two road-replica models have been available in limited...

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  • Your Donington anger

    01 August 2004

    Your Donington anger

    MYSELF and two friends drove 500 miles from the north of Scotland looking forward to a repeat of the tremendous weekend we had at Donington three years ago. Arriving at the track we were subjected to...

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