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  • Netherlands FIM Motocross Review Scenes

    Netherlands FIM Motocross Review Scenes

    Valkenswaard MX1/MX2 Video

    The FIM Motocross series traveled to Valkenswaard in the Netherlands this past weekend for round 2 of the 2011 World Championship.

    And if you’re one of the many looking for Motocross World Championship highlights, here’s a YouTube video review from the FIM.



  • FIM Hearing on Stoner/Rossi Jerez Crash

    FIM Hearing on Stoner/Rossi Jerez Crash

    2011 MotoGP

    When watching and re-watching the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez from last Sunday, there’s much action to study in almost every lap.

    The wet Jerez MotoGP sent half of the MotoGP field to the pavement, with the biggest talk circulating around the Lap-8 crash of Ducati Team’s Valentino Rossi and Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner.


  • FIM Opens Jerez Hospitality Unit for MotoGP

    FIM Opens Jerez Hospitality Unit for MotoGP

    FIM News

    The Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) proudly launched Thursday its new hospitality unit on the occasion of the first European Round of the FIM MotoGP World Championship.

    As this important facility made its inaugural launch FIM President – Vito Ippolito was on hand to cut the ribbon and to declare the "FIM House" open.




  • e-Power & TTXGP: Rent a eCRP 1.4

    e-Power & TTXGP: Rent a eCRP 1.4

    Electric Motorcycle Racing

    The opening of the 2011 TTXGP season is almost here. Teams and riders interested in participating in the FIM e-Power Championship and TTXGP can submit a request for booking an eCRP1.4, the motorcycle that gained the title of European Champion and Vice World Champion.


  • 2011 Provisional MotoGP Grid Entry List

    2011 Provisional MotoGP Grid Entry List

    2011 MotoGP Entry List

    The provisional 2011 MotoGP rider line up was released Monday by the FIM. The 2011 MotoGP grid will consist of 17 riders who will vie for the championship throughout 17 rounds.

    The two new riders on the 2011 MotoGP entry list are Toni Elias and Karel Abraham.


  • FIM & Infront Strengthen World Superbike

    FIM & Infront Strengthen World Superbike

    World Superbike

    On the occasion of a top-level meeting this week, the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) and Infront Sports & Media expressed once again their joint commitment to further strengthen the unique profile of the FIM Superbike World Championship (SBK) and its position as one of the leading international motor sports series.


  • MotoGP: Dorna & Tissot Prolong Partnership

    MotoGP: Dorna & Tissot Prolong Partnership

    MotoGP News

    After 10 years of successful partnership, Dorna Sports has extended its relationship with Swiss watchmaker Tissot as the Official Timekeeper and Official Watch of MotoGP.

    Tissot will continue as the official timing partner of the FIM’s flagship motorcycle racing championship, MotoGP.


  • World Superbike: 2011 Regulation Changes

    World Superbike: 2011 Regulation Changes

    2011 Superbike, Supersport & Superstock

    For 2011, a few modifications were made to the World Superbike series, including some changes to the Saturday afternoon WSBK Superpole Qualifying sessions.

    According to the FIM, here’s the way Superpole will go in 2011:


  • Bridgestone MotoGP | Hiroshi Yasukawa Interview

    Bridgestone MotoGP | Hiroshi Yasukawa Interview

    First Season: Official Tire Supplier

    The 2009 MotoGP season was the first for Bridgestone as the series’ Official Tire Supplier. This meant that rather than supporting seven teams and a total of thirteen riders by the end of last year, Bridgestone supplied tires and provided support to every team and rider on the grid. In total there were five race-winners, including the first MotoGP win for Andrea Dovizioso and the first on Bridgestone tires for Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa, and eleven different riders finished on the podium.


  • FIM reduces decibels for motorcycle competitions

    FIM reduces decibels for motorcycle competitions

    Involved for many years in the field of environmental protection and proud of the agreement with the United Nations Environment Program, since two years, the FIM has been committed to an initiative aiming at the reduction of sound levels of motorcycles used in off-road competitions.


  • 2010 provisional Moto2 and 125cc entry lists

    2010 provisional Moto2 and 125cc entry lists

    The Selection Committee comprising delegates of the FIM, Dorna and IRTA met on the 5th November in Valencia to select the teams which will be invited to participate in 2010.

    MotoGP: 125cc Class

    A total of 15 teams with 28 riders were accepted.

    MotoGP: Moto2 Class

    A total of 23 teams with 37 riders were accepted. All of the accepted teams have confirmed their participation by lodging a security deposit with IRTA.

    For both classes there is a list of reserve teams in case of any eventual withdrawals.


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