The bikes have finally hit the track at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina. Pushbikes, that is ... Cal Crutchlow, Alvaro Bautista, Hector Barbera, Stefan Bradl and Tito Rabat have all spent time lapping the Argentinian circuit ahead of the two-day test which starts on Thursday, some circulating on bicycles, some lapping the track in rental cars.
Press releases from the MotoGP teams and Bridgestone after qualifying for Saturday's race at Assen:
Dutch delight for Crutchlow with maiden pole position
Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Cal Crutchlow delivered a sensational performance at the historic Assen track in Holland this afternoon to storm to a maiden MotoGP pole position for tomorrow’s Dutch TT.
Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after qualifying at Assen:
Front row for Redding and third row for Kallio at Assen
Assen, The Netherlands - 28 June 2013: Scott Redding will start from the front row of the grid for the sixth time this season, after qualifying in third position for tomorrow's Moto2 Dutch TT at Assen. Mika Kallio put in his best qualifying performance since the opening race in Qatar to secure eighth position on the grid for tomorrow's 23-lap race.
Press release previews from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams ahead of Saturday's Dutch TT at Assen:
TVM one event sponsor RW Racing GP for Dutch TT
To the occasion of the Iveco Dutch TT insurance company TVM will be the one event sponsor of RW Racing GP. Jasper Iwema and Jakub Kornfeil will take part in the home race of their team with a green banner on their bikes.
The Dutch TT at Assen looks like being a very busy few days for everyone looking for a ride next year. The end of June has been earmarked as a deadline for all sorts of negotiations, from rider contracts to bike projects. Decisions will be made and contracts - or at least letters of intent - will be signed. A lot of paperwork should get done by the time the trucks roll out of the paddock on Sunday, heading for Germany and the Sachsenring.
Press releases from the MotoGP teams after Sunday's GP de Catalunya at Barcelona:
Lorenzo Delivers Perfect Catalunya Victory
Montmelo' Circuit (Barcelona, Spain), 16th June 2013
In many ways, the Moto2 race at Mugello resembled the MotoGP race. One rider seized the initiative, sized up the competition, and when he saw that they were no match for him, pressed home his advantage.
Press releases from the MotoGP teams after Sunday's Italian Grand Prix at Mugello:
Lorenzo Makes it Three in a Row with Masterful Mugello Victory
Mugello International Circuit (Scarperia, Italy), 2nd June 2013
Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after Sunday's Italian Grand Prix at Mugello:
Redding wins again in Mugello
Mugello, Italy - 2 June 2013: Scott Redding gave the Moto2 field a master class in controlling a race from the front today, as he stormed to his second successive win in as many weeks at Mugello. Mika Kallio ended a difficult weekend on a high by taking a hard fought fifth place finish after starting from 13th position on the grid.
Press releases from the MotoGP teams and Bridgestone after qualifying for the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello:
Lorenzo Flies to Mugello Front Row
Mugello International Circuit (Scarperia, Italy), 1st June 2013