MotoGP (July 2004)

  • 82,000 see Rossi win

    21 July 2004

    82,000 see Rossi win

    Both Rossi and Gibernau were using hard compound rear tyres but Edwards had gambled and chosen a soft compound tyre. The added grip that this gave him at the beginning of the race saw him nearly catch...

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  • Rossi takes pole

    21 July 2004

    Rossi takes pole

    Marco Melandri crashed in the the Friday practice session and broke his thumb so only rode in the qualifying session and not the practice because riders are only aloud one special pain killing...

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  • Brit GP survey results

    21 July 2004

    Brit GP survey results

    99 per cent of those who had sex in their tent at the British GP weren't polite enough to wash first. That's just one of the findings of our survey of race-goers at the weekend's British GP. Our...

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  • Day of Champions 2004

    21 July 2004

    Day of Champions 2004

    The annual Day of Champions event takes place on Thursday July 22 2004 at the Donington park circuit to raise money for the Riders for Health charity. The day includes stunt shows and entertainment,...

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  • Rossi tops first practice

    14 July 2004

    Rossi tops first practice

    Valentino Rossi is fastest after the first practice session for the German MotoGP round on Sunday July 18. First qualifying starts around 1pm UK time. Expect updates shortly. The Italian lapped the...

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  • Sete on provisional pole

    14 July 2004

    Sete on provisional pole

    Sete Gibernau is on provisional pole for the German MotoGP on Sunday after setting a new pole record in first qualifying on Friday afternoon (July 16). The Honda rider's time of 1’23.247, the...

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  • Meet the MotoGP stars

    14 July 2004

    Meet the MotoGP stars

    Thursday's Day of Champions, at Donington Park, not only gives you the chance to ride on a Ducati MotoGP bike, you can also bid for great kit used by the stars in an auction started by Sete...

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  • Bids rocket for GP ride

    14 July 2004

    Bids rocket for GP ride

    The bidding for the chance to ride on a Ducati MotoGP bike is starting to accelerate with just three days left to the end of the auction. The highest bid so far received is just over 1900 Euros. The...

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  • Dramatic win for Biaggi

    14 July 2004

    Dramatic win for Biaggi

    Max Biaggi survived a dramatic battle with first Valentino Rossi, and then Alex Barros, to take the win at German GP today, Sunday, July 18. Lap One: Biaggi keeps a determined Rossi behind him, in...

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  • Ask Edwards & Toseland

    07 July 2004

    Ask Edwards & Toseland

    MotoGP star Colin Edwards makes his annual visit to the market town of Northallerton on July 20, to take part in a chat show . Joining Edwards on stage will be WSB championship leader James Toseland...

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  • British GP wildcards

    07 July 2004

    British GP wildcards

    Two British wildcards have been confirmed for the British MotoGP round at Donington Park on July 23-25. Eugene Laverty and Karl Harris will race for the Red Bull Rookies Honda team in the 125GP and...

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  • Tamada wins MotoGP

    01 July 2004

    Tamada wins MotoGP

    Camel Honda rider Makoto Tamada has taken his first MotoGP win after championship leaders Valentino Rossi and Sete Gibernau crashed out of the Rio GP. Tamada beat his team-mate Max Biaggi to the line...

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  • Roberts on GP pole

    01 July 2004

    Roberts on GP pole

    Kenny Roberts has taken his Suzuki GSV-R to a surprise pole position for the start of the Rio GP. Sete Gibernau set the fastest time in the first qualifying session on Friday and he stayed the man to...

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