Fabio Quartararo (Yamaha / 9th place): “Really bad” / MotoGP

Fabio Quartararo lost again to the best time of Alex Espargaro (Aprilia) MotoGP team in Barcelona on Friday. The Yamaha Works rider should hope for better grip conditions. A day after announcing his contract extension with Yamaha until 2024, world championship leader Fabio Quartararo finished ninth in the combined schedules on the first training day … Read more

Montmeló FP2: Aprilia one-two, Bradl in P23 / MotoGP

Local champion Alex Espargaro finished on Friday at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya with the best time of the day, and his teammate Maverick Vinales scored a double lead in Aprilia. In Montmelo, the air temperature was measured at 28 degrees in the afternoon. At the start of the FP2 in the MotoGP class at 2:10 … Read more

Montmeló FP1: Best time for Rins (Suzuki) – 23 Bradl / MotoGP

Alex Rins dominated Suzuki for the first free practice session of the Catalonia GP. Marquez’s replacement Stefan Bradel did not pass 23rd place. The ninth MotoGP event will take place at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya without six-time MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez, with Stefan Bradel taking his place on the Repsol Honda factory team. The best … Read more

Biko Bagnaya: Is training on a Russian farm useful? / MotoGP

Ducati factory rider Pecco Bagnaia comes to Barcelona with a Mugello win behind him, but as he has yet to have any major success in the MotoGP World Championships. The Barcelona-Catalunya circuit is not a particularly good place for Francesco “Pico” Bagnaia, who has yet to achieve a top-five result in any class of the … Read more

Stefan Bradel: “Need supplies, there’s a shortage” / MotoGP

Stefan Bradel will compete at least in the next five grand prix races for Marc Marquez’s Repsol Honda. Honda’s lack of leverage worries. The engineers at Honda Racing Corporation had yet to assemble a 2020 MotoGP World Championship winning motorcycle. Back then, on the last day of testing before the pandemic hit the Losail Circuit, … Read more

KTM with Binder & Miller and Oliveira & Pol Espargaró? / MotoGP

An exciting surprise looms on the KTM MotoGP team for 2023: both rookies, veterans Miller and Paul Espargaro. What is he talking about this plan? In all likelihood, KTM will need a place for Miller on the Red Bull Factory team alongside Brad Bender. Paul Espargaro is also expected to return from Honda. That’s why … Read more

Marquez: “I’m not driving much longer in this case” / MotoGP

Repsol Honda will be without superstar Marc Marquez indefinitely. The former world champion wants to get his normal life back, so he decided to have an operation. Otherwise, he would have stopped soon. After the Mugello GP, Marc Marquez described the fourth operation on his right arm, which took place in the middle of this … Read more

Fabio Quartararo (Yamaha): Smart team decision / MotoGP

MotoGP World Champion Fabio Quartararo spoke about the updates to his Yamaha M1 and the smart decision his team made after finishing second in the Mugello GP. Fabio Quartararo led a solid race in Mugello. Frenchman Alex Espargaro overtook the VR46 hotspots in the early stages and then went on to chase Pecco Bagnaia (Ducati). … Read more

Marc Marquez: “Operation is my last chance” / MotoGP

Marc Marquez is convinced that his career and future quality of life depend on the fourth arm surgery that is now being performed in America. Marc Marquez said goodbye with a 10th place in the Mugello GP and ninth in the World Championships on another mandatory break for an uncertain duration. It’s fourth after Jerez’s … Read more

Lightning, thunder, rain: sharp criticism from Quartararo / MotoGP

Five Ducati up front, Fabio Quartararo with his Yamaha 6th: MotoGP world champion MotoGP satisfied with Mugello qualifying result, he doesn’t understand the conditions. Yamaha didn’t play a leading role at Mugello this weekend, with only world champion Fabio Quartararo able to compete in the top ten of the M1 quad. Franco Morbidelli, Darryn Binder … Read more