Same results, different track. This seems to be the trend in MotoGP Free Practice sessions for one rider, Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner.
Valentino Rossi/Ducati Auction
Last month, during the debut of the new "Silverstone Wing," Valentino Rossi lapped the Silverstone Circuit aboard a standard, 2011 Ducati 1198 fitted with mirrors and a license plate.
Now Ducati will auction off that bike, with all proceeds going to Riders for Health charity.
Valentino Rossi Video
Earlier this month, MotoGP star Valentino Rossi lapped the Silverstone Circuit aboard a World Superbike Ducati 1198R, and then a standard, street-issue 1198 fit with mirrors and a license plate.
Valentino Rossi News
After his debut podium finish on the Ducati at 2011 France MotoGP Sunday, Valentino Rossi headed to England for the inauguration ceremony of the new, "ultramodern paddock structure" at Silverstone Circuit.
Valentino Rossi Results
During the Le Mans MotoGP practice sessions Friday and Saturday, the Ducati Team progressively improved the setup on Valentino Rossi’s GP11.
But qualifying didn’t go well for the Italian, Rossi starting from ninth on the grid. After some further tweaks, though, Rossi’s MotoGP machine worked best when it counted most, at the Le Mans Grand Prix.
As the first stage of Silverstone Circuit’s race track development nears completion, the British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) has today released further details of its plan to attract commercial investment to help realize the full potential of Silverstone and its 760-acre Estate.