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MotoGP Austin: Marquez takes pole and lap record333 – The combined total of Grand Prix victories for the riders that started the MotoGP race in Qatar was 333, which is a new record for the greatest aggregate number of GP wins for riders starting a Grand Prix race; the previous record was a total of 332 GP wins for those riders lining up on...   

MotoGP Austin: 'No way with hard tyre' - Rossi   

Does Rossi Have A Damage Control Button On His M1From his first lap at Austin last year at the test, the COTA circuit has showed itself to be a track that Valentino Rossi struggles to get around quickly. It's not about which season's tires he is using, or any of the other distractions in the paddock. The Yamaha simply isn't suited to go from...   

Thursday Summary at Austin: Edwards Retires, Blandspeak Returns, & The Dearth of US RacersIt was fitting – some might say inevitable – that Colin Edwards chose the Grand Prix of the Americas in his home state of Texas to announce his retirement. He had just spent the last couple of weeks at home, with his growing kids, doing dad stuff like taking them to gymnastics and baseball and...   

MotoGP Update: Circuit Of The Americas, Day 1 World Champion Marc Marquez dominates practice at Texas track.As the first of two free practices was about to start on Friday at Circuit of The Americas, the Big Question was, "Will this be a replay of last year when lack of grip effectively made the Yamahas of Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi uncompetitive?" In the earlier Moto3 practice, consensus was...   

MotoGP Update: Marc Marquez Talks Style World champion provides insight into his on-track success.I asked Marc Marquez at Circuit of The Americas about his win at Qatar, the first Grand Prix of 2014. The 21-year-old Repsol Honda rider had looked more patient, more willing to win that race at the end rather than at every minute. Had his style changed somewhat? "It is not that I said to...   

MotoGP Update: World Champion Colin Edwards Announces Retirement! Texan will leave MotoGP at the end of the 2014 racing season.Colin Edwards will retire from motorcycle racing at the end of the 2014 FIM MotoGP World Championship season. The 40-year-old Texan confirmed what many expected during Thursday's pre-event press conference for this weekend's Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas at Circuit of The Americas near...   

Saudades brings the Doctor back to BrazilValentino was met at the airport by a special delegation from Yamaha Motor de Brazil before being escorted to his hotel. After a chance to freshen up, MotoGP's biggest hero got straight to work, enjoying his first interview of the day with Playboy magazine to talk about racing, Yamaha and in...   

Marquez fitness improving ahead of return to AustinHaving broken his right leg just a few weeks before the season start Marquez rode remarkably well to overcome Valentino Rossi in a great battle for the win in Qatar and now the young Spanish rider will be stronger for the trip to Texas. Although the injury did not seem to impede him too much in...   

Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas - Racing Numbers333 – The combined total of Grand Prix victories for the riders that started the MotoGP race in Qatar was 333, which is a new record for the greatest aggregate number of GP wins for riders starting a Grand Prix race; the previous record was a total of 332 GP wins for those riders lining up on...