asphalt rubber

Friday MotoGP Summary at Catalunya: Crashing on a New Surface, And Why Lorenzo Scares His RivalsThe Lightweight TT each year proves itself to be one of the most popular classes at the Isle of Man TT. Originally conceived as a three-lap race, where pit stop strategy added to the intrigue, the "junior" class is now a four-lap affair. Designed to be a proving ground for younger riders, now we...   

Thursday MotoGP Summary at Catalunya: How the World's Media Fooled Itself about Dani Pedrosa This article was originally published on MotoMatters, and is republished here on Asphalt & Rubber with permission by the author.   

What You Need to Know About Riding the MV Agusta Turismo Veloce 800 Lusso, A Review Riding the Turismo Veloce 800 Lusso near MV Agusta's factory in Varese, Italy, Asphalt & Rubber got to see first-hand how this "sport bike with bags" works in the real world. And while the motorcycle    

WorldSBK Brno Debrief – A Recap from the Czech Republic If you like reading WorldSBK stories on Asphalt & Rubber, you should consider supporting this content by signing up for A&R Pro.   

Kawasaki Signs Jonathan Rea for Two More Years in WorldSBK Source: Kawasaki Racing Team; Photos: © 2018 Jensen Beeler / Asphalt & Rubber – All Rights Reserved   

Q&A: Michele Pirro, On the Life of a Test RiderIn the final part of our series on test riders, (see also Part 1, with Mike Leitner, Part 2, with Davide Brivio, and Part 3, with Davide Tardozzi) an interview with Michele Pirro, Ducati's workhorse and arguably the rider responsible for taking the concept of a test rider to a higher level....   

Suzuki Signs Joan Mir for Two-Year MotoGP Deal" Source: Suzuki Racing This article was originally published on MotoMatters, and is republished here on Asphalt & Rubber with permission by the author.   

Michael Laverty Guides Us Around a Lap at BrnoThe rolling hills of Brno have produced one of the most iconic circuits on the MotoGP and WorldSBK calendar, and this 5km circuit has been the home of some classic races. What goes into a fast lap though is a lot of work on your bike settings and not forcing the issue. Max Biaggi and Marco...   

IOMTT: Senior TT Race Results If you enjoy our coverage of the TT on Asphalt & Rubber, you should consider supporting this content by signing up for A&R Pro.   

IOMTT: Lightweight TT Race ResultsThe Lightweight TT each year proves itself to be one of the most popular classes at the Isle of Man TT. Originally conceived as a three-lap race, where pit stop strategy added to the intrigue, the "junior" class is now a four-lap affair. Designed to be a proving ground for younger riders, now we...