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Jorge Lorenzo dominates Austrian GPIt doesn�t take long to be intimidated by the outrageous Desmosedici RR. If the stratospheric $72.5K price tag doesn�t get you, the menacing mechanical cacophony upon start-up will. Observers are sucker-punched straight into the gut, and the beautiful racket portends an experience unlike any...   

MotoGP Brno Race Results 2018   

Casey Stoner Ending Test Rider Relationship With DucatiAccording to several reports, including this one, two-time MotoGP champion Casey Stoner will end his test rider relationship with the Factory Ducati MotoGP team at the end of this year. Stoner, who won 38 MotoGP races before retiring at the relatively young age of 26 in 2012, offered Ducati more...   

MotoGP Preview of the Czech GPThere are modern tracks on the MotoGP calendar, and there are old tracks. The modern tracks offer plenty of run off and nice wide tarmac, but are usually too tight and convoluted to give free rein to a MotoGP bike. The old tracks are fast, flowing, offer plenty of overtaking opportunities, and...   

Up-Close with the Red Bull Honda Suzuka Race BikeHonda doesn't want you to see these photos. I am pretty sure that there is a dark room somewhere on the Suzuka Circuit facility, possibly guarded by Yakuza henchmen, where they are keeping Steve captive for his misdeeds in bringing you the detailed photos we are about to show you. "Win at all...   

Repsol and Honda renew contractRepsol and Honda have extended their contract in MotoGP for a further two years, thus consolidating an alliance based on technological collaboration and commemorating its twenty-fifth anniversary in 2019. In 1995, Repsol and Honda Racing Corporation (HRC) joined forces for a project that will be...   

Where are America's Motorcycle RacersNot many of the kids racing World Superbike and MotoAmerica last weekend were born the first time I went to Laguna Seca in 1988 for the return of Grand Prix motorcycle racing in the USA. Eddie Lawson won that one. Wayne Rainey had taken pole position and finished fourth, ahead of Kevin Schwantz...   

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....   

Lorenzo to Repsol Honda and Other MotoGP Contract NewsAfter news broke yesterday that Dani Pedrosa was leaving Honda, we knew it would be just the first in a series of MotoGP contract news to come. Pedrosa has had his seat with the Repsol Honda team for 13 years, and his departure created an opening the team immediately filled by signing three-time...   

2008 Ducati Desmosedici RRIt doesn�t take long to be intimidated by the outrageous Desmosedici RR. If the stratospheric $72.5K price tag doesn�t get you, the menacing mechanical cacophony upon start-up will. Observers are sucker-punched straight into the gut, and the beautiful racket portends an experience unlike any...