Articles Posted in the " World Champion " Category




  • Rossi’s Right-Hand Man: Uccio Interview

    Rossi’s Right-Hand Man: Uccio Interview

    2011 MotoGP

    Instantly recognisable as Valentino Rossi’s friend and confidante, Alessio Salucci – otherwise known as "Uccio" in the MotoGP Paddock – discusses his relationship with the nine-time World Champion in a special interview.

    Q. How did the friendship with Valentino begin?


  • Rossi & Ducati GP12 at Mugello Wallpaper

    Rossi & Ducati GP12 at Mugello Wallpaper

    Rossi MotoGP Wallpaper

    Last weekend, Valentino Rossi completed his second ride on the Ducati GP12, which the team is developing for 2012 MotoGP when rules allow a 1000cc capacity.

    The nine-time World Champion piloted the Ducati GP12 around the Mugello circuit 60 times, directly reporting feedback to Ducati Techincal Director Filippo Preziosi.







  • Marquez Consistent at Jerez Moto2 Test

    Marquez Consistent at Jerez Moto2 Test

    Moto2 News

    The Moto2 tests that are taking place at the Jerez Circuit are very productive for Marc Marquez, who in the second day of tests continued with his positive adaptation to Moto2. The Repsol rider, who had a new chassis today, has kept a consistent pace with very competitive times.



  • Marquez:125cc Champ Gets Driver’s License

    Marquez:125cc Champ Gets Driver’s License

    Marc Marquez News

    The Repsol rider, who’s a 125cc World Champion and able to dominate his Moto2 bike at more than 240 km/h, came of age Thursday to take took his driving exam.

    Used to see him flying over the World Championship circuits, it is paradoxical to think that a Motorcycling World Champion would not have a driving license.


  • Moto2: Marc Marquez Blog Returns

    Moto2: Marc Marquez Blog Returns

    Marquez Repsol Blog

    Marc Marquez started his first year in the intermediate category of the World Championship, Moto2, with good results.

    The winner of the 125cc World Championship title in 2010 will give details of his steps to the final triumph exclusively for the fans every Monday on his blog at Repsol.com.


  • 2011 Moto2: Valencia Day 2 Test Results

    2011 Moto2: Valencia Day 2 Test Results

    Moto2 Pre-Season Test

    Julian Simon was the quickest Moto2 rider on Friday in the second of three days of testing at the Valencia circuit. The Mapfre Aspar rider set a best lap of 1’36.0 on his Suter machine, as the top ten were separated by 0.8s.


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