Motorcycle Racing News 2012 Moto2/Moto3 Teams Accepted

2012 Moto2/Moto3 Teams Accepted

2012 World Championship

The Selection Committee comprising delegates from FIM, IRTA and Dorna held meetings at the Motegi (JAP) and Phillip Island (AUS) Grand Prix to further consider applications from teams to participate in the Moto3 and Moto2 classes of MotoGP in 2012.

Subject to final confirmation of the contracted riders the following teams were accepted:

Moto3 class – 20 teams, representing 32 entries
1. Ajo Motorsport Red Bull
2. Avant Airasia Ajo
3. Bankia Aspar Team
4. By Queroseno Racing
5. Caretta Technology (T echno Racing)
6. CBC Corse
7. Gresini Racing
8. Ioda Racing Project
9. Mahindra Racing Team
10. Monlau Competicion
11. Moto FGR
12. Moto Racing Matteoni
13. MZ Motor Co
14. Racing Team Germany
15. RW Racing GP BV
16. Team Italia FMI
17. Team Machado
18. Technomag CIP
19. TT Motion Events Racing
20. Worldwide Communications (Phonica Racing)
Reserve Entry: Technomag CIP – Second place.

Moto2 class – 20 teams, representing 32 entries
1. Forward Racing
2. Gresini Racing
3. GP Team Switzerland
4. Ioda Racing Project
5. Italtrans Racing Team
6. JIR Moto2
7. Kiefer Racing
8. Mapfre Aspar Moto2
9. Marc VDS Moto2GP
10. Monlau Competicion
11. MZ Motor
12. Pons Racing
13. QMMF Racing Team
14. Racing Team by Queroseno
15. Speed Master
16. Speed Up
17. Stop and Go Racing Team
18. Technomag CIP
19. Tech 3
20. TT Motion Events

Reserve Entry: Bainet Sport

A final selection meeting will be held at the Valencia GP after which a final list of teams and riders accepted will be published.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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