Articles Posted in the " Grand Prix " Category

  • 1992 Honda NR750 | Motorcycle History

    1992 Honda NR750 | Motorcycle History

    Two Connecting Rods

    Back in 1992, Honda once again stunned the world with the release of their revolutionary NR750 motorcycle. Featuring a totally unique and innovative look, with its one-piece tank, integrated seat and tail unit, and single side swingarm, it was actually what lay hidden under the carbon-fiber reinforced bodywork that had the world’s press so very interested.






  • Brno MotoGP: Bridgestone Tire Debrief

    Brno MotoGP: Bridgestone Tire Debrief

    2011 MotoGP

    The Czech Republic Grand Prix restarted the 2011 MotoGP season following a short summer break after the United States Grand Prix, and 238,000 spectators turned out to witness the action at the Brno circuit over the three days.

    Apart from a wet morning practice on Saturday, the rest of the MotoGP track-time was dry and the temperature was warm.


  • MotoGP: Hopkins Crash, Will Not Start Brno

    MotoGP: Hopkins Crash, Will Not Start Brno

    2011 MotoGP

    Things were looking good for John Hopkins heading into Saturday’s third and final MotoGP practice session at Brno.

    The Wildcard Rizla Suzuki rider posted times within the top 10 on Friday, showing his competitive edge in MotoGP, a series he competed in from 2002-2008.


  • 2011 Brno MotoGP: Stats & Facts

    2011 Brno MotoGP: Stats & Facts

    2011 MotoGP

    After a three-week break, the 2011 MotoGP Championship convenes this weekend at Brno for the Czech Republic Grand Prix.

    Leading the series after 10 of 18 MotoGP races is Repsol Honda’s Casey Stoner; the Australian has a 20-point lead over the reining Champion, Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo.


  • 2011 Limburg Motocross | MX1 Results

    2011 Limburg Motocross | MX1 Results

    2011 FIM Motocross

    Red Bull Teka KTM Factory Racing MX1’s Anthony Cairoli succeeded in winning the MX1 Motocross class at the Grand Prix of Limburg, but it was not an easy weekend for the Italian during Round 12 of the FIM Motocross GP in Lommel.


  • AMA: Kenny Roberts Hall of Fame Honors

    AMA: Kenny Roberts Hall of Fame Honors

    AMA Motorcycle Legends

    Perhaps more than any other competitor, Kenny Roberts put his stamp of dominance on American and world motorcycle roadracing, both as an AMA National Champion, a Grand Prix World Champion and then as a Grand Prix team owner.


  • 2011 Latvia FIM Motocross | Preview

    2011 Latvia FIM Motocross | Preview

    2011 FIM Motocross

    It is going to be a busy weekend at the Zelta Zirgs track in Kegums, Latvia, as it will take place not only the 10th Grand Prix of the FIM Motocross World Championship, but also the fifth round of the UEM EMX2 series and the third round of the FIM Veterans World Cup.


  • Red Bull USGP: Yamaha Customer Activities

    Red Bull USGP: Yamaha Customer Activities

    2011 Laguna Seca MotoGP

    Yamaha Motor Corporation U.S. has announced its list of customer-focused activities for the July 22-24 Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California.

    Celebrating 50 years of Grand Prix Racing and its sixth year as a marketing partner, Yamaha is a proud supporter of the U.S Grand Prix and this historic facility.


  • Strider World Cup to Laguna MotoGP

    Strider World Cup to Laguna MotoGP

    2011 MotoGP

    Strider Sports International, the world’s premier no-pedal balance bike manufacturer, is bringing a Strider World Cup event to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on July 24th. Budding young cyclists will ride alongside their heroes during the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix, part of the MotoGP World Championship.




  • FIM Motocross: Germany Preview

    FIM Motocross: Germany Preview

    2011 FIM Motocross

    The FIM Motocross World Championship travels this weekend to Teutschenthal, Germany, where it will take place ninth round of the season. Antonio Cairoli arrives as the new leader of the Motocross MX1 class and Ken Roczen is looking forward to handing an overall win to his home fans and keep the leadership of the MX2 series.


  • 2011 FIM SuperMoto: Andorra Results

    2011 FIM SuperMoto: Andorra Results

    SuperMoto World Championship

    The third appointment with the 2011 FIM SuperMoto World Championship at Pas De La Casa, Andorra, was disputed in a sunny day begun with a very strong wind that obliged the event management to postpone the warm up session and to cancel the Superpole.


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