Pol Espargaró (Honda / 15.): Waiting for the highsider / MotoGP

Pol Espargaró lost almost nine seconds in the Aragonese GP to Alex Márquez as Honda’s best driver. The Spaniard is strict with himself and explains why there is no hope of better results. For Pol Espargaró, a childhood dream turned into a nightmare. In the 31 races of the Respol-Honda factory team, the 31-year-old Catalan … Read more

Miguel Oliveira (KTM / 6th): Aprilia more stable than Ducati / MotoGP

Miguel Oliveira raced from 13th place in the Silverstone race at Red Bull-KTM. 6th “But we need a better bike for qualifying,” he demanded. In sixth place, Red Bull factory driver Miguel Oliveira fulfilled his goal after starting from 13th: to come as close as possible to the top five. And he kept his teammate … Read more

Brad Binder (KTM): “Just one fast lap in FP2” / MotoGP

Brad Binder was only able to do one quick lap in FP2 due to technical problems on both bikes. But he was 10th in FP1 so he’s confident. After an amazing sixth place in Assen, just 2.7 seconds from the winner, we found the gloomy Brad Binder after 2 FP at today’s British Grand Prix. … Read more

Penalties: Is MotoGP too close to Formula 1? / Editors

The fact that MotoGP world champion Fabio Quartararo was penalized for a long lap, in addition to zero after a failed overtaking maneuver against Aleix Espargaró in Assen, is questionable. Ever since world champion and world champion Fabio Quartararo was fined at the Dutch TT in Assen on June 26, there has been a heated … Read more

Punishment for Fabio Quartararo: Senseless Action? / MotoGP

If attacks like Fabio Quartararo in Assen are always punished in the future as they may also fail, then any overtaking maneuver can be sanctioned. Since world champion and championship leader Fabio Quartararo was fined at the Dutch TT on Sunday in Assen, there has been heated debate about the usefulness of the one-lap penalty … Read more

Massimo Rivola (Aprilia): “The devices are useless” / MotoGP

Aprilia race director Massimo Rivola was delighted with Aleix Espargaró’s important 13 points after the World Championship race in Germany. But he railed against the rear ride height devices, as Viñales was failing. Aprilia still struggled on lap 15 of 30 at the German GP today with Aleix Espargaró and Maverick Viñales in 3rd and … Read more

Luca Marini: Soccer and Formula 1 / MotoGP comparisons

The protégé of the VR46 Academy and Rossi’s half-brother Luca Marini explains the pitfalls of the Desmosedici and talks about the different styles of Ducati’s acclaimed aces. Luca Marini (24) has a difficult time in the MotoGP World Championship in his second year at Ducati. The brother of icon Valentino Rossi (43) solidly crossed the … Read more

Luca Marini (Ducati / 12.): Vale nie jest clairizem / MotoGP

Valentino Rossi’s brother Luca Marini scored 12th in the world championship in Portimão and talks about the problems with Ducati at the start of the race, among other things. Luca Marini (24) only finished the first lap in 16th place in the MotoGP race in Portimão, although he started from 8th. At the finish line, … Read more

LCR-Honda: Is Jack Miller Coming Back In 2023? / MotoGP

At LCR-Honda, neither Alex Márquez nor Taka Nakagami live up to expectations. Will Jack Miller and Ai Ogura replace them in 2023? Team boss Lucio Cecchinello comments. LCR Honda Team Lucio Cecchinello was supposed to be a junior team for Honda Racing Corporation (HRC), but from 2015 to the end of the 2020 season veteran … Read more

Portimão: Gala Quartararo (Yamaha) / MotoGP

Fabio Quartararo celebrated his first victory of the season in Portimão, taking first place in the MotoGP standings. Johann Zarco and Aleix Espargaró were on the podium in the Portuguese GP in 2022. As Suzuki Joan Mir took the lead from the second grid in the first corner, but Yamaha star Fabio Quartararo took the … Read more