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Michael Bartholemy, Team Principal of the Marc VDS Racing Team and the personal manager of Scott Redding, says a Honda RC213V ride for the Englishman is still a distinct possibility for next year.
Having qualified in ninth place at the Hertz British Grand Prix, Stefan Bradl dropped to 13th in the early stages of Sunday’s Silverstone race but recovered to finish seventh.
The only rider other than Marc Marquez to have a won a MotoGP™ race this season, Dani Pedrosa missed out on the podium at the Hertz British Grand Prix – beaten to the rostrum by third placed Valentino Rossi by just 0.175s.
Italian rider Andrea Dovizioso finished fifth after battling for third until the flag at Silverstone.
Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) was on the podium at the Hertz British Grand Prix after his 246th premier class start.
Pol Espargaro produced a stellar display to clinch sixth position at Silverstone, but his Monster Yamaha Tech 3 teammate Bradley Smith had his home round ruined due to a cracked rear wheel.
The Hertz British Grand Prix saw Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez battle hard with Jorge Lorenzo, the Honda rider taking victory.
Movistar Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo claimed his third successive second place finish after a superb fight with Marc Marquez at the Hertz British Grand Prix.
Winning by six seconds instead of six centimetres did not seem to make that much difference to Jorge Martin as the 16-year-old Spaniard made it a Hertz British Grand Prix double with a dominant, start-to-finish, victory at Silverstone on Sunday.
The Hertz British Grand Prix saw a great battle between Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo won by Marquez as he made an immediate return to winning ways, whilst Valentino Rossi joined them on the podium.
The traditional post-Valencia GP test, the two visits to Sepang and a test in Qatar are on the provisional 2014-15 ‘winter’ test calendar, whilst test days for Michelin tyres have also been provisionally scheduled.
Any team wishing to participate in the Moto2™ or Moto3™ classes of the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship in 2015 was required to submit an application to IRTA by the deadline of Thursday 28th August.
Jorge Martin won two races to claim 25 points at Silverstone with the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 1 being interrupted by rain.
The Hertz British Grand Prix saw Aleix Espargaro once again qualify as the top Open class rider in fourth on his Forward Yamaha.
Andrea Dovizioso was able to continue his run of second positions at the Hertz British Grand Prix, but his fellow Ducati Team rider and local hero Cal Crutchlow starts 15th on Sunday.
Jorge Lorenzo secured third on the grid for the Hertz British Grand Prix, whilst his Movistar Yamaha MotoGP teammate Valentino Rossi will start sixth.
Despite a small crash in FP3 at the Hertz British Grand Prix, reigning World Champion Marc Marquez, thundered to his tenth pole of the season.
The MotoGP™ pole was secured by Marc Marquez in Q2 at the Hertz British Grand Prix, whilst Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo have also qualified on the front row.
The Hertz British Grand Prix saw Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rider Bradley Smith finish as the top Briton and fastest Yamaha rider on Friday.
LCR Honda MotoGP’s Stefan Bradl finished second on the opening day of practice at the Hertz British Grand Prix.