MotoGP (Jan - Dec 2007)

  • FIM wants MotoGP growth

    16 January 2007 by Matthew Birt

    FIM wants MotoGP growth

    New FIM president Vito Ippolito has vowed to have a more global MotoGP world championship in the future, with more riders emerging from countries not known for being hotbeds of motorcycling...

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  • Jacque's happiness

    15 January 2007 by Matthew Birt

    Jacque's happiness

    France’s Olivier Jacque has spoken of his joy at being given the chance to make a full-time return to the MotoGP world championship next season. The former world 250 champion has been plucked out of...

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  • Davies MotoGP future

    15 January 2007 by Matthew Birt

    Davies MotoGP future

    British teenager Chaz Davies has vowed to fulfil his MotoGP dream in the future despite missing out on the chance to ride the new Ilmor in the 2007 world championship. Davies has been forced to...

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  • Changes to GP tyres

    15 January 2007 by Matthew Birt

    Changes to GP tyres

    A change to the rules for 2007 means every MotoGP rider will have to pre-select their weekend’s tyre choice before turning a wheel in anger.  Cost-cutting measures mean riders will only be able...

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  • Roberts V4 imminent

    05 January 2007 by Matthew Birt

    Roberts V4 imminent

    Kenny Roberts' new 800cc MotoGP contender will be flown to Honda’s Japan headquarters next Wednesday before making its track debut in Sepang later this month. Team Roberts are in the final stages of...

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  • GP tests diary dates

    02 January 2007 by MCN

    GP tests diary dates

    A massive seven pre-season tests are planned for the six British riders preparing to campaign the GP world championships in 2007. Here are some of the key winter test dates for your diary. January...

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  • Jezza steps up training

    01 January 2007 by Matthew Birt

    Jezza steps up training

    Jeremy McWilliams is hoping to resume full training again by the middle of January. The British veteran, who is back in MotoGP in 2007 with the new Ilmor squad, reckons he should have recovered from...

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