Articles Posted in the " Marc Marquez " Category




  • 2016 Jerez MotoGP Qualifying Results | Rossi Claims 62nd Pole

    2016 Jerez MotoGP Qualifying Results | Rossi Claims 62nd Pole

    When Jorge Lorenzo claimed the pole for the 2016 MotoGP season opener in Qatar, the reigning champ qualified in the top position for the 62nd time of his GP career.

    This allowed him to steal the record of most poles from nine-time World Champion and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP teammate Valentino Rossi. But the 37-year-old Italian wasn’t about to let Lorenzo win; he earned the 62nd pole of his GP career Saturday at round four in Jerez, the first European round of the season.




  • 2016 Austin MotoGP Photo Gallery | Exclusive COTA Wallpaper

    2016 Austin MotoGP Photo Gallery | Exclusive COTA Wallpaper

    Marquez’s weekend at COTA was absolutely flawless. He led all four free practices, qualified on pole, and earned the win by over six seconds ahead of Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo. Claiming the final podium position was Ducati Team’s Andrea Iannone, who finished 10.947 seconds behind. Here’s a photo gallery of all the best from COTA!




  • Top 6 Riders To Watch at MotoGP COTA in Austin

    Top 6 Riders To Watch at MotoGP COTA in Austin

    If you’re going to Circuit of the Americas to watch the MotoGP race with some friends, or you are tuning in your television to watch it live on beIN Sports (coverage starts at 11:55am, ET), here’s a quick-start guide to the top 6 riders to watch at the Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas. Also, we have a few tidbits here to help you feel like a longtime fan if you’re with some MotoGP fanatics.


  • Austin MotoGP FP2 - Marquez by 0.7 Seconds!

    Austin MotoGP FP2 – Marquez by 0.7 Seconds!

    Can anyone seriously stop Marc Marquez at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas? The Repsol Honda rider has dominated every MotoGP race since the Texan F1 circuit joined the MotoGP calendar in 2013, earning every victory from the pole. Marquez, who finished third at the season opener in Qatar and won last weekend in Argentina, wasted no time showing his strength at the 3.4-mile circuit containing 20 corners during the opening practice sessions Friday for the 2016 Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas.





  • 2016 Austin MotoGP Preview | Marquez Chases 4 Straight

    2016 Austin MotoGP Preview | Marquez Chases 4 Straight

    Since Circuit of the Americas joined the MotoGP Championship in 2013, only one rider has claimed victory there – Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez. The now-23-year-old Spaniard was also a rookie in that 2013 season, and his first-ever premier-class win occurred at COTA, which was eventually followed by his debut MotoGP title that same season.


Menu