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Martin’s ‘main objective’ is to take Miller’s seat in MotoGP

Jorge Martin after qualifying on pole for the Qatar Grand Prix this month Jorge Martin has identified taking over the Ducati MotoGP factory seat currently occupied by Jack Miller as his “main objective”. Martin has just started his second season in the premier class, still with Pramac Racing, but he …

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MotoGP opens a marathon season on Sunday in Qatar with champion Fabio Quartararo trying to hold off Francesco Bagnaia on the faster Ducati, while the two look anxiously at Marc Marquez. Marquez has made it clear that he is pursuing a man who has left the circuit. Valentino Rossi retired …

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Why the Yamaha factory team will no longer participate in the Dakar and FIM Rally series

The Dakar Rally is one of the toughest motorsport events held every year. Yamaha has opted out of the Dakar motorcycle class after competing in the sporting event since its inception in 1979. The blue-hued Japanese motorcycle manufacturer has won nine Dakar motorcycle titles over the years, but after an …

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Yamaha VR46 Master Camp team unveil Moto2 colors | MotoGP

The new Yamaha VR46 Master Camp team has unveiled this Moto2 racing livery – combining Yamaha blue and white, with VR46 yellow – for Keminth Kubo and Manuel Gonzalez. Although run by Valentino Rossi’s VR46 organization and using a Kalex chassis powered by the spec-Triumph engine, the Master Camp team …

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Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP and MX2 teams ready for 2022

Seewer will again spearhead the charge in MXGP. The five-time FIM Motocross World Championship silver medalist is hoping to build on the same form of Grand Prix victory he showed at the end of last season. “The MXGP class will once again be very tough this year, so my goal …

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MXGP: Monster Yamaha ready for the start of the season

Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing is ready to kick off the season in style next weekend for the first round of the MXGP Championship Series. When the gate drops the talk stops and with the opening round of the FIM Motocross World Championship fast approaching, the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory …

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The big change that has KRT looks Puccetti Kawasaki …

Eponymous Puccetti Racing team owner Manuel Puccetti has described his satellite-entry Kawasaki ZX-10RR as a “brand new bike” following a surprise switch to Ohlins suspension for the 2022 SBK World Championship. The Italian team were one of the few to return from a winter break in preparation for the upcoming …

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Valentino Rossi’s Yamaha R1-M replica up for auction

The Malaysian company has celebrated 46 years since its inception, and as if it were fate World Championship number 46 Valentino Rossi announced he would be racing in what we did not yet know to be his final year. to the championship, in the box Petronas. Sharing it during the …

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QJ Motor to become sixth brand to join Moto3 2022 grid

Qianjiang Motors (QJ Motor) is set to become the second Chinese motorcycle maker to look to international grand prix with an entry into the 2022 Moto3 World Championship. Powerhouse is one of China’s largest and best-known motorcycle manufacturers nationally, as it made inroads into the European market with its purchase …

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MotoGP, Pernat: “Quartararo asked Yamaha for 20 million euros for its renewal”

Christmas is approaching and Carlo Pernat (in a special episode of our Sport Bar, which you can see above) has put together a list of the good and bad among MotoGP manufacturers. But the Genoa manager didn’t limit himself to that. He also revealed some indiscretions in the rider market …

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Ducati and its embarrassment of the wealth of MotoGP riders

There was a point in 2020 when Ducati gave the impression that it had been made aware of contract negotiations for the 2021 MotoGP World Championship season. He had missed the opportunity to hire Fabio Quartararo, Joan Mir and Alex Rins, Andrea Dovizioso walked away from the negotiating table and …

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Honda presents its ‘armada’ for the Dakar – CVBJ

12/10/2021 at 14:36 ​​CET The champion team of the Dakar 2021 has been dressed for a long time to celebrate the presentation of the official Honda HRC teams for the new 2022 season. The renewed Monster Energy Honda Team maintains its goal of revalidating the victory of the world’s toughest …

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WorldSBK: Limited Edition Razgatlioglu World Championship Replica Unveiled | Superbikes of the world

Yamaha Motor Europe and Crescent Yamaha have revealed that 21 Limited Edition Toprak Razgatlioglu Yamaha R1s will be available worldwide as the Japanese automaker celebrates the first WorldSBK title in 25 years. Razgatlioglu won his first WorldSBK title after an incredible three-way battle for the championship with six-time world champion …

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Sanders pushes the bike to finish in Abu Dhabi

Daniel Sanders Daniel Sanders pushed his bike to 12th place overall after running out of fuel on the final stage of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge. Matthias Walkner of Red Bull KTM Factory Racing won the event and Adrien Van Beveren of Monster Energy Yamaha was second after setting the …

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Ten Kate steps back as Aegerter lands his rec …

Ten Kate Racing celebrates their return to the top of the WorldSSP championship after Dominique Aegerter successfully won a tenth title for the team, seven years after his last stint at the top of the intermediate class. Seasoned Swiss rider Aegerter was a class act on the Ten Kate Yamaha …

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GlobalSBK

The FIM Supersport World Championship took place in Argentina and at Circuito San Juan Villicum for the Argentinian Motul round with Dominique Aegerter (Ten Kate Racing Yamaha) finishing Free Practice 1 at the top of the timesheets after a delayed start, while the 45-minute session kicked off a potentially decisive …

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MotoGP 2022 calendar released – bikesport news

07.10.2021 | MotoGP staff | MotoGP Photo: GeeBee Images The calendar dates for next season’s FIM MotoGP World Championship have been provisionally published by Dorna. 2022 will take place over 21 weekends starting, as always, with the preseason testing and the inaugural weekend of action at the Losail International Circuit …

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Vinales to miss MotoGP round in US due to death of cousin

Vinales’ cousin, 15, Dean Berta Vinales tragically died following a horror incident during the opening race of the Jerez round of the Supersport 300 World Championship – a power category in World Superbike. Not even a week after the death of his cousin, Vinales, a nine-time MotoGP race winner, chose …

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Ogura keen to extend the recent excellent race

The 20-year-old from Tokyo sits eighth in the World Championship after a recent streak of ten top-nine results in the last 13 outings. He still has a realistic chance of climbing the World Championship standings ahead of the final round of the season in Valencia, being just 15 points away …

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WorldSBK Jerez 2021 results – Cycle News

Rennie Scaysbrook | September 25, 2021 Saturday GlobalSBK Just as Alex Lowes (Kawasaki Racing Team) was about to clinch pole for the first time in Kawasaki colors, Toprak Razgatlioglu (Pata Yamaha WorldSBK Team) swept away to win only his second career Tissot-Superpole award. , overtaking Lowes by 0.027 seconds. The …

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Ogura just outside the Top Ten at Misano Qualifyi …

Misano is a particularly tight, twisty and complicated circuit, where the grid is denser than ever before, so it was a difficult weekend for the 20-year-old from Tokyo who has never been here before with a Moto2 motorcycle. Tomorrow, Ogura aims to reach his tenth top ten of his impressive …

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BAUTISTA SIGNS FOR DUCATI – Auto Action

By Josh Nevett Publication date: August 25, 2021 Alvaro Bautista will ride for the Ducati factory team in the 2022 World Superbike Championship, leaving Honda after two years with the team. The Spaniard will join Michael Ruben Rinaldi at Aruba.it Racing – Ducati, the team where Bautista stormed the competition …

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No MotoGP 2022 agreement yet for Viñales

Maverick Viñales. Photo: MotoGP.com Maverick Viñales remains a free agent for 2022 after his shock separation from Yamaha. Viñales got an exit from his contract with the Iwata brand at the end of the current season, a year early, being increasingly dissatisfied with his situation. The nine-time MotoGP race winner …

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Tim Gajser and Team HRC retain the Cham …

Cloudy but dry conditions prevailed for the first races of the day, but heavy rain fell towards the end of MX2’s second race, turning the famous hard circuit into a muddy one – riders demanding for grip, visibility and regularity of turns. While HRC team world champion Tim Gajser (MXGP) …

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A double for Repsol Honda Trial Team in Italy ….

Five years have passed since Takahisa Fujinami’s last victory in Lourdes, France, in July 2016. Today, the Japanese rider of the Repsol Honda team returned to the top step of the podium by taking the 34th victory at the World Outdoor Trials Championship. High temperatures marked the second day of …

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A brief history of Kawasaki

In the motorcycle world, there are a few names that resonate with all riders. Cyclists all over the world have a preference for the bikes they use. There are motorcycles on the market ranging from cruising motorcycles and sports bikes, to dirt bikes, touring bikes and dual purpose bikes. Some …

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The 10 most iconic performance bikes of all time

As the motorcycle industry continues to advance in terms of performance and technological innovation, it is important to look back and appreciate how far the industry has come. A quick glance down the history reveals iconic performance bikes that remain favorites for avid riders. RELATED: 9 Vintage Motorcycles To Watch …

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10 things we just learned about Yamaha sport bikes

Yamaha has a long history of creating some of the best sport bikes you can buy. Many of these bikes have since become highly collectable thanks to their contributions to both the automotive industry and racing. Renowned for their incredible balance between performance and reliability, they quickly gained cult popularity …

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Newcomer to FIM EWC LH Racing

LH Racing will participate in its first FIM Endurance World Championship race, the 24 Heures Motos 2021. The Yamaha of the independent French team wears the number 94. For 2 of the 35 teams entered for the FIM EWC 2021 season, this will be their first participation in the FIM …

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WorldSBK

After an exciting 2020 season, the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship is preparing to be even more of a battle throughout the season with new rosters, new teams and new bikes on the track. Two manufacturers, Kawasaki and BMW, have unveiled brand new machines to take on the competition in …

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Marc Marquez signs with Honda – until 2024! | MotoGP

Defending MotoGP champion Marc Marquez signed a four-year contract extension, twice the usual length, keeping him as a factory Honda rider until at least 2024. After a title in the 125cc and Moto2 categories, Marquez has been with Repsol Honda since his 2013 MotoGP rookie season. The Spaniard has won …

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Marquez vs. Rossi | The incident examined

Marquez v Rossi – Sepang MotoGP incident examined By Trevor Hedge Yesterday at a stifling Sepang circuit in Malaysia, MotoGP fans were treated to an absolutely incredible race between Valentino Rossi and Marc Marquez. Tension has been simmering between the two since Valentino Rossi used Thursday’s opening press conference to …

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