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Ducati apologizes to Bagnaia after poor start to MotoGP season

Ducati boss Davide Tardozzi has apologized to 2021 MotoGP runner-up Pecco Bagnaia after a disastrous Qatar Grand Prix opening weekend. Pre-season title favorite Bagnaia didn’t just drop out of the race, but took fellow Ducati racer Jorge Martin with him in the process. However, despite admitting that the crash itself …

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March 2022 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: When Hogs Fly: Racing Editor Chris Ulrich rides the Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special 131R of MotoAmerica King of the Baggers title winner Kyle Wyman at India Motorsports Ranch. Photo courtesy of Harley-Davidson. Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding and …

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Where to Ride in March: Track Days, Schools and Races – Roadracing World Magazine

The following track days, riding schools and racing events are scheduled by organizations based in the United States and Canada in March 2022. Motorcycle track days, riding schools and races are published under the Events Calendar tab on the homepage of this website, or you can go directly to the …

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2022 MXGP World Motocross Championship Riders & Team Guide

F&H Racing Team Kevin Horgmo (#24) Kevin Horgmo is back full time in MX2 after dropping back to the EMX250 Championship for a season in 2021 where he narrowly missed out on the title to Nicolas Lapucci. The F&H Racing team goes from fielding three MX2 riders (Boisrame, Van De …

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Wayne Rainey will ride a YZR500 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed! | MotoGP

Three-time 500cc World Champion and MotoAmerica President Wayne Rainey will not only be racing at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, but riding! The 61-year-old American, paralyzed from the chest since a crash in 1993, will travel to Goodwood Hill on his 1992 championship-winning Yamaha YZR500 at the June 23-26 …

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February 2022 – Roadracing World Magazine

On the front cover: Josh Herrin drives through the infield at Daytona International Speedway during an AHRMA event in January, driving the 955cc Ducati Panigale V2, he will race against 600cc to 750cc four-cylinder and 675 three-cylinder motorcycles 798cc in the new look, March 2022 Daytona 200. Herrin won the …

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The Repsol Honda team unveils the 2022 challenge

Marc Marquez and Pol Espargaro launch the Repsol Honda 2022 team livery as the start of a new season is fast approaching. The 2022 season begins with renewed motivation for the Repsol Honda team. Despite struggles on and off the track in 2021, there have been some incredible highs and …

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Bubble system to be put in place for Mandalika MotoGP: Organizers

So once runners and officials land, they will be separated from the community. They will be in a “bubble” and will only meet the other members of the committee Jakarta (ANTARA) – A travel bubble will be in place for MotoGP Indonesia 2022, which will take place at Pertamina Mandalika …

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Indonesia facing mammoth task of hosting MotoGP round

Jakarta. Indonesian authorities are making final preparations to host the country’s first MotoGP race since 1997 on the tourist island of Lombok, where spectators will outnumber available accommodation. The Pertamina Mandalika International Circuit can accommodate 200,000 people but Lombok only has about 16,000 hotel rooms. “In initial sales, 63,000 tickets …

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Tandragee 100 revs up for 60th anniversary as Ireland’s top road race returns for 2022

Tandragee 100 race director Anne Forsythe has said Irish road racing will have a chance to “re-energize” in 2022 after a barren period for the sport due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Co Armagh race is set to mark its 60th anniversary this spring as the event returns for the …

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Remember when Paris Hilton sponsored a motorcycle racing team?

Photo: Mirco Lazzari (Getty Images) It’s 2011, and you look at your favorite motorcycle racing news website to find something odd: Paris Hilton is sponsoring a 125cc Grand Prix motorcycle team, which was the equivalent of what we let’s call Moto3 today. It’s true. This reminds you that notorious socialite …

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Solving MotoGP’s problem with Spanish dominance

The news that the Moto3 Junior World Championship (formerly CEV Moto3) will be renamed again for the 2022 season and will now become the JuniorGP series marks the final step to solving the eternal problem of MotoGP and breaking its Spanish dominance. But if history and experience have shown us …

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MotoGP analysis: Jim Redman, star of the 1960s, in the January issue – Roadracing World Magazine

Featured in the January 2022 issue of Roadracing World: On September 17, 1961, Mike Hailwood on a four-cylinder RC162 won the 250cc Swedish Grand Prix at Kristianstad and with this victory secured Honda’s first world championship. Jim Redman finished the race in fourth, completing a top-four sweep for Hwave. The …

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Iker Lecuona not expecting to replace Marc Marquez at Sepang MotoGP testing | MotoGP

New Honda WorldSBK rider Iker Lecuona does not expect Repsol Honda to replace Marc Marquez at the official MotoGP Sepang test next month if the eight-time world champion is ruled out. Marquez, who is still recovering from diplopia (double vision), returned to motorcycle training for the first time in three …

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North West 200: road racing confirmed to return in May after two years away

The North West 200 international road races were last held in 2019 Race organizers have confirmed that the North West 200 international road races will return to the calendar in 2022 after a two-year absence. The event was canceled in 2020 and 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The race …

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The forgotten MotoGP 2022 rookie should not be underestimated

Given the strength of the 2022 MotoGP rookie crop, Fabio Di Giannantonio is perhaps a name that stands out slightly given he has only one Moto2 victory under his belt. But with the faith of the Gresini Racing team after a long history together, the Italian could well be a …

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World Endurance: veteran Nigon joins the VRD team Igol Experiences – Roadracing World Magazine

Big boost: VRD Igol Experiences recruits former champion Nigon for EWC * A Frenchman joins Alt and Odendaal in the privateer team powered by Yamaha * Nigon’s solid track record includes a double at the 24 Heures Motos * A team based in France relies on the mixture of youth …

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7 Euros for a MotoGP ticket – Mandalika prices announced | MotoGP

Ahead of its inaugural MotoGP race on March 18-20, the Mandalika Grand Prix Association (MGPA) published ticket prices for the first Indonesian motorcycle grand prix since Sentul in 1997. The cheapest “general admission” day ticket is for Friday practice and priced at 115,000 RP, which works out to just 6 …

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20 YEARS AGO, BAYLISS RIGNAIT SUPREME WITH DUCATI: NOW, A MOTORCYCLE IS CELEBRATING

There are many ways to celebrate a sports legend who has marked the history of his discipline. The Ducati management team have decided to create a new motorcycle in tribute to Troy Bayliss: the Panigale V2 Bayliss 1st Championship 20th Anniversary. A rare jewel that will delight a small number …

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The 2022 Honda CBR250RR becomes official in Japan; gets new shades

The 2022 Honda CBR250RR becomes official in Japan; gets new shades Published on Dec 26 2021, 12:30 a.m. Honda launches 2022 CBR250RR motorcycle in Japan Japanese automaker Honda has launched the 2022 iteration of the CBR250RR motorcycle in its home country. Its price starts at JPY 821,700 (around Rs. 5.44 …

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Biaggi Rides Electric Voxan to Motorcycle Speed ​​Record of 283 mph – Roadracing World Magazine

Max Biaggi, two-time Superbike World Champion and four-time 250cc Grand Prix World Champion, drove a Voxan Wattman to a series of ground speed records for an electric motorcycle, including a new average top speed record in both meaning 283,182 mph (455,737). km / h). The maximum one-way speed reached by …

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Jack Miller: The “most organized ASBK organization I have ever been! “| MotoGP

Jack Miller has been denied the chance to race in MotoGP in front of his original Australian fans for the past two seasons, due to Covid restrictions forcing the Phillip Island round to be canceled. But it will make a surprise appearance in the last round of the Australian Superbike …

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Razgatlioglu: MotoGP “maybe in two years”, prefers WorldSBK paddock | Superbikes of the world

Toprak Razgatlioglu has once again reaffirmed his intention not to switch to MotoGP for at least the next two years after winning his first WorldSBK title. Razgatlioglu clinched his first world title after finishing second behind Jonathan Rea in the first race at Mandalika, before taking fourth place in the …

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Life Time launches series of Grand Prix races in 2022

Life Time, the organizer of the UNBOUND and Leadville race, will host its first series of Grand Prix races next year, comprising three gravel events and three mountain biking events. The prize pool for the series is $ 250,000 in total and will be split equally between the male and …

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MotoGP Valencia: Moto3 racing weekend preview

11.11.2021 | MotoGP staff | MotoGP Photo: GeeBee Images The pressure is released but the stakes remain high as Moto3 prepares to end the season in style in Valencia. After a spectacular Moto3 race final in the Algarve, the title is decided and the pressure is released as the paddock …

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Garrett Gerloff aims for 2022 “more normal”

US rider Gerloff is heading to the final round of the 2021 season in Indonesia after clinching two podiums so far, but a number of high-profile incidents have disrupted his campaign. The most important of these came at Assen, where Gerloff collided with fellow Yamaha rider Toprak Razgatlioglu at Turn …

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Dominique Aegerter deplores the lack of luck in 2022

Ten Kate Yamaha rider Aegerter finished the championship with one round to go this month in Argentina, with a third place in race two at El Villicum, giving him an unassailable points advantage over his most competitive rival. close Steven Odendaal. He follows in Andrea Locatelli’s footsteps in winning the …

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MOTOGP RIDER SIGNS FOR WSBK FACTORY TEAM

By Dan McCarthy Publication date: October 27, 2021 MotoGP rider Iker Lecuona will enter the FIM World Superbike paddock next year after signing an agreement with the Honda factory team. The Spaniard has raced in MotoGP with the Tech 3 KTM team for the past two years, scoring a career …

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MILLER AT THE TOP AT WET MISANO

By Dan McCarthy Publication date: 23 October 2021 Australian Jack Miller dominated the timesheets on a very wet Friday on the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli riding his factory Ducati machine. Miller was comfortably faster than the rest of the field, setting a time almost 1 second faster than the …

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Classic bikes all the way to Croft this weekend

THE Classic Racing Motorcycle Club returns to the Croft circuit this weekend with a full program of on and off track attractions with solo and sidecar machines recreating the classic and post-classic racing scene from the 1950s to the 1990s. Among the motorcycles entered are the iconic Manx Nortons, Matchless …

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New date announced for Indonesian final

Doubts have started to emerge over Indonesia’s return to the WSBK schedule following a deadly spate of COVID-19 in August, with cases in the Southeast Asian country peaking at over 50,000 per day. Along with the coronavirus-induced travel restrictions, there were also question marks as to whether the new Mandalika …

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Why Chaz Davies was born in the wrong time

While Chaz Davies took the World Superbike paddock by surprise with his decision to hang up his helmet at the end of the season, few would dispute that the 34-year-old picked the right time to raise the curtain on his highest level. running career. Having lost his Ducati factory ride …

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Sky Italia will broadcast MotoGP until 2025

Six Grands Prix broadcast in FTA on TV8 The Sky team will be present at every race, providing pre and post race coverage In addition, Enel signs a partnership extension with MotoGP and MotoE Moto GP promoter Dorna Sports has announced a four-year broadcast rights extension with the Italian pay-TV …

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Qatar closes November slot for F1 2021 calendar

F1 has explored a number of options to strengthen the second half of the season as the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact a number of races. The Japanese Grand Prix became the last race to be canceled last week, joining Canada, Singapore and Australia as officially canceled events. F1 …

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Eurosport India appoints John Abraham as MotoGP brand ambassador

New Delhi: Eurosport India, the sports channel of the Discovery broadcast network, announced Thursday that it has appointed Bollywood actor John Abraham as brand ambassador for their flagship motorsport property – MotoGP. Abraham, who is a motorcycle enthusiast and avid MotoGP fan, will be seen promoting MotoGP to a wider …

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2021 Adelanto Grand Prix results

Jean Turner | June 3, 2021 Former Adelanto King Ty Davis has taken it upon himself to resurrect the famous Adelanto Grand Prix for 2021, and although it is no longer part of any major off-road series, promoting a stand-alone event turned out to be a big challenge. Still, Davis …

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Honda Racing UK unveils Bennetts British Superbike entry

Honda’s British motorcycle racing division has unveiled its Bennetts British Superbike Championship (BSB) entrance, the Honda CBR1000RR-R 2021. The Honda Racing UK Fireblade SP has a tricolor livery, as well as the carbon fiber fenders, windshield and rear fender. 2021-Honda-CBR1000RR-R-Fireblade-SP-1 2021-Honda-CBR1000RR-R-Fireblade-SP Long-standing partners Akrapovič and Castrol, as good as Performance …

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10 Moments of Nicky Hayden | Visordown

Decades will have passed and Nicky Hayden will be remembered as one of the most enigmatic, friendly and dedicated MotoGP riders to ever start a race in MotoGP, let alone win the world title. Four years have passed since Nicky died of injuries sustained in a bicycle accident in Italy, …

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FastLane racing school expands to Buttonwillow Raceway

FastLane Racing School announces its expansion into a dedicated facility at Buttonwillow Raceway Park. FastLane will now offer courses and services from Willow Springs International Raceway, the school’s original location, and Buttonwillow Raceway Park. SANTA CLARITA, California, May 21, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – FastLane Racing School (raceschool.com) is pleased …

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May 2021 – Roadracing World Magazine

Roadracing World & Motorcycle Technology is THE definitive source for motorcycle racing, riding and technology information. Roadracing World and motorcycle technology The magazine is available in print and digital formats. SUBSCRIBE NOW. Or call (909) 654-4779 to subscribe, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday. Log in …

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2021 Lake Havasu NGPC Rnd 5 Results

Mark Kariya | April 26, 2021 2021 Lake Havasu NGPC Rnd 5 Results: Tackle another for Dante Oliveira – and for Mateo Oliveira too. Dante Oliveira at the head of the Lake Havasu NGPC Dante Oliveira got off to a quick start and ran away with the NGPC round victory …

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WorldSBK

The 2021 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship is taking shape with a provisional calendar in place ahead of the new season. Spanning four continents, the WorldSBK schedule has a refreshed look for the coming year and the title fight promises to take place until the very end of the season. …

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Ten MotoGP Books You Must Read

There couldn’t be a better time to learn more about motorcycle racing than now. A lot of us are in a kind of lockdown, with more time than usual, so these are the perfect days to deepen the sport. I’ve been addicted to motorcycles, motorcycle racing, and books for almost …

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