Articles Posted in the " Portugal " Category

  • Portugal MotoGP: Americans Preview

    Portugal MotoGP: Americans Preview

    2011 MotoGP

    Estoril, Portugal, round three of the 2011 MotoGP World Championship. An unpredictable circuit given its proximity to the ocean, where strong winds can whip in rain and cold. Or, just as easily deliver classic Portugal sun.

  • 2011 Moto2: Estoril Preview

    2011 Moto2: Estoril Preview

    Portugal Moto2

    After only two rounds of the 2011 World Championship season, the Moto2 category has already provided plenty of excitement, and more promises to pour forth at Round 3 in Estoril, Portugal, this weekend.

  • Simoncelli Sepang Test | Wallpaper

    Simoncelli Sepang Test | Wallpaper

    MotoGP Wallpaper

    Marco Simoncelli entered the MotoGP class with high expectations. In 2008 he won the 250cc GP World Champion title and in 2009 he battled closely for but just missed out on recapturing the full glory before stepping-up to the premier GP class.

  • Moto2: Marquez 18th Birthday in Estoril

    Moto2: Marquez 18th Birthday in Estoril

    Moto2 Portugal Test

    Marc Marquez, the rising MotoGP star, turned 18-years old Thursday, and he celebrated his birthday at the Estoril Circuit, Portugal, where the third and last day of the Moto2 tests took place as scheduled.

    Born on Feb. 17, 1993, the Spainard was last year’s 125cc GP World Champion and is looking to make his mark as he moves into the Moto2 class.

  • Yamaha Superbike: Portimao Test Report

    Yamaha Superbike: Portimao Test Report

    2011 World Superbike

    Yamaha World Superbike Team riders Marco Melandri and Eugene Laverty wrapped up the first World Superbike test of the 2011 season on Friday.

    Completed over three days at the Portimao circuit in Portugal, Melandri and Laverty experienced challenging weather conditions as they put their 2011 Yamaha YZF-R1 superbikes through its paces.