Marquez triumphs in 'boring' Texas GP

2014-04-14 08:35

Honda rider Marc Marquez grabbed a second successive victory at the US MotoGP in Texas. He described the race as 'a little boring'.

Ducati's '14 MotoGP livery revealed

2014-03-13 11:24

The 2014 Ducati Desmosedici GP14’s racing livery has been revealed not only to the news media but also to Audi Group management in time for their annual meeting.

MotoGP: Just Doha, then green lights

2014-03-07 11:53

MotoGP teams will descend on Qatar’s Losail International Circuit for the last test before the 2014 season commences on March 23.

Marquez wins MotoGP world title

2013-11-10 16:28

Marc Marquez at 20 years of age became the youngest rider to ever win the MotoGP world championship at the Valencia Grand Prix.

Jorge wins Japan, closes title gap

2013-10-27 08:29

World motorcycling champion Jorge Lorenzo has won the 2013 Japanese MotoGP here ahead of championship leader Marc Marquez,

MotoGP: Typhoon looms for Japan

2013-10-25 07:59

Honda's MotoGP rookie Marc Marquez has denied he's under pressure ahead of the upcoming 2013 Japanese race... and a typhoon is looming...

Oz showdown: Lorenzo v. Marquez

2013-10-19 07:39

The 2013 Australian MotoGP race promises to be a cracker with Marquez in sight of the World title but Lorenzo determined to stop hm - at least for now.

Lorenzo still has champ hopes

2013-10-15 14:05

Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo is refusing to concede his MotoGP crown to Honda's rookie Marc Marquez in Sunday's 2013 Oz race.

Marquez takes pole in Sepang

2013-10-12 13:06

World championship leader Marc Marquez took his eighth pole position of the season at the Malaysian Grand Prix.

MotoGP 2014: Laguna Seca race dropped

2013-10-03 12:16

The US will have only two MotoGP races in 2014 as Laguna Seca has been left off a published 19-race provisional calendar.

Stoner calls time on supercars

2013-09-14 08:57

Former MotoGP ace Casey Stoner has let slip that he intends to take a break from racing V*'s in the US, where he went after retiring from two-wheeled racing in 2012.

Marquez takes British pole

2013-08-31 17:11

Spain's world championship leader Marc Marquez has taken pole position for Sunday's British Grand Prix.

Marquez wins Czech thriller

2013-08-25 14:40

Marc Marquez has won the Czech MotoGP for his fourth successive win to extended his lead at the top of the standings.

Sizzling Marquez wins Indy GP

2013-08-19 07:38

Spain's rookie sensation Marc Marquez extended his lead in the MotoGP World championship on Sunday with another convincing win.

Retired Stoner to test for Honda

2013-07-24 10:36

Former Honda rider Casey Stoner will climb back on Honda's MotoGP RC213V, for the first time since 2012, as a test rider for the Japanese automaker.

Dani, Jorge fit for Seca MotoGP

2013-07-20 09:33

World champion Jorge Lorenzo and rival Dani Pedrosa have been passed as fit to race in the 2013 US MottoGP here.

Early falls give Lorenzo Spain

2013-06-16 14:55

Jorge Lorenzo won a largely uninspiring Spanish MotoGP at Montmelo in Catalonia on Sunday, followed home by Dani Pedrosa and Marc Marquez.

Marquez on mend for next GP

2013-06-04 08:06

Spanish MotoGP rookie Marc Marquez should have recovered from a shoulder injury sustained in a crash at the 2013 Italian GP in time for the Catalan GP.

Pedrosa wins, Marquez the hero

2013-05-19 15:00

All eyes were on young Honda rider Marc Marquez when the 2013 Le Mans MotoGP lights changed and the 20-year-old led off the grid.

Dani wins, Marc steals second

2013-05-05 17:23

Dani Pedrosa streaked away to win the 2013 Spanish MotoGP but the highlight was rookie Marc Marquez' aggressive pass on Lorenzo.

Marquez rarin' for Jerez MotoGP

2013-05-02 15:26

Biking sensation Marc Marquez became the youngest MotoGP winner on April 21 in Texas but he's not letting that go to his head for the 2013 Spanish GP in Jerez.

Marquez takes Texas MotoGP

2013-04-21 22:05

Sunday's MotoGP at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, was a Honda speedfest between rookie Marc Marquez and team mate Dani Pedrosa.

Qatar: Jorge wins, Rossi the hero

2013-04-07 21:52

You've been waiting since November for today - so here are the results of the floodlit 2013 Qatar MotoGP races at the Losail track in the city of Doha.

Suzuki set for MotoGP return?

2013-02-27 09:27

Suzuki is said to be ramping up testing for a return to MotoGP in 2014 but race organisers claim next year's grid is already full.

MotoGP change bows to F1

2012-12-12 08:34

MotoGP has moved its German race a week later to avoid clashing with an F1 Grand Prix that weekend.


Ducati's '14 MotoGP livery revealed

2014-03-13 14:32

The 2014 Ducati Desmosedici GP14’s racing livery has been revealed not only to the news media but also to Audi Group management.

MotoGP: Just Doha, then green lights

2014-03-07 15:04

MotoGP teams will descend on Qatar’s Losail International Circuit for the last test before the 2014 season commences.

Fred: Marc's win good for MotoGP

2013-11-11 09:31

Marc Marquez's MotoGP title at only 20 is great news for the sport, according to Freddie Spencer, whose record the youngster broke.

Marquez sets Valencia pole record

2013-11-09 16:32

Honda's Marc Marquez has qualified on pole for the championship-deciding Valencia MotoGP on Sunday - he'll take the title if he finishes no lower in the list than fourth.

Lorenzo takes pole in Japan

2013-10-26 08:52

Reigning world champion Jorge Lorenzo captured his fourth pole of the season ahead of Sunday's Japan Grand Prix.

Lorenzo's pole for Aussie MotoGP

2013-10-19 08:03

Defending champion Jorge Lorenzo has taken pole position for the start of the 2013 Australian MotoGP

Oz braces for Stoner-free era

2013-10-15 14:14

Casey Stoner's retirement from MotoGP will be keenly felt at Sunday's Australian meeting where his domination was a guarantee of solid crowds and a comfort to organisers under pressure to rein in costs.

Pedrosa from start in Sepang

2013-10-13 11:25

Honda's Dani Pedrosa took a brilliant win from team mate Marc Marquez at the Malaysian MotoGP in Sepang after a battle between the orange Hondas and Lorenzo's Yamaha.

Marquez hit with another penalty

2013-10-10 15:22

MotoGP leader Marc Marquez has accrued his third penalty point and his team denied all Constructors points from his win at Aragon in October for his part in a collision with team mate Honda rider Dani Pedrosa.

Marquez on pole in Aragon

2013-09-28 16:34

World championship leader Marc Marquez has claimed his seventh pole position of the season at the Aragon Grand Prix.

Battered riders take on Misano

2013-09-13 13:33

Defending MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo says he's back to full health as he prepares to take on the San Marino race and hopes for another run at the 2013 title.

Marquez puts quali stamp on UK

2013-08-31 16:35

Honda's wunderkind, Marc Marquez, took yet another pole start from the 2013 MotoGP series ahead of Sunday's Silverstone race.

At last - MotoGP returns to Brazil

2013-08-20 09:00

MotoGP will return to Brazil in 2014 for the first time in a decade, subject to an upgrade to the Nelson Piquet track in Brasilia.

Video: Battle at Rossi's ranch

2013-07-25 10:54

Supermotard World champion Thomas Chareyre and track icon Guy Martin visited MotoGP ace Valentino Rossi's ranch for an epic bike duel. Watch the video!

Rookie Marquez wins Seca MotoGP

2013-07-22 07:37

Rookie Marc Marquez won the US Grand Prix, extending his championship points lead and becoming the youngest rider in MotoGP history to win back-to-back series races.

Hayden to bid Ducati farewell

2013-07-19 08:10

After competing in five seasons with the famous Italian bikemaker, Nicky Hayden will leave Ducati at the end of the 2013 season.

Top trio set for Catalan MotoGP

2013-06-14 08:07

MotoGP World champion Jorge Lorenzo is hoping to take his winning momentum from the Italian GP right on to the Catalan race.

Italian hat-trick for Lorenzo

2013-06-02 15:49

Spanish defending world champion Jorge Lorenzo eased to victory in the Italian MotoGP for his third successive win in the race on Sunday.

Rossi seeks end to GP drought

2013-05-16 13:26

Nine-times World champion Valentino Rossi wants an 80th career MotoGP win from the French MotoGP this weekend to break his 2013 race-win drought.

Spanish front row for Jerez GP

2013-05-04 15:18

Once again it's an all-Spanish grid for a 2013 MotoGP start with Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha) taking his second pole of the season.

Spies to miss Spanish MotoGP

2013-04-25 08:24

Ducati MotoGP rider Ben Spies will miss the 2013 Spanish MotoGP due to injury. He reported chest pains during the warm-up for the Texas GP a week earlier.

Showtime on two wheels

2013-04-09 06:36

If you happened to miss the first race of the 2013 MotoGP season on the Losail track in Doha on Sunday well, shame on you. It was a real humdinger!

Spanish trio MotoGP favourites

2013-04-04 09:45

An ageing Valentino Rossi is back on a Yamaha in 2013 but he has a trio of Spanish front-runners to compete against.

F1: Unexpected year in retro

2012-12-20 09:20

2012 has been described as one of Formula 1's most unpredictable seasons. Motorsport expert ALAN BALDWIN looks back...

Oil row reduces MotoGP races

2012-11-26 11:18

MotoGP has dropped Argentina from its calendar after motorcycling bosses ran out of time to solve a row involving Repsol and the Spanish and Argentine governments.

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