More changes are afoot in the Moto2 and Moto3 field for next season. With the lack of any American talent coming through from the support classes - despite the outstanding results of Joe Roberts in both the Red Bull Rookies Cup and in AMA Supersport, and the clear talent of riders such as Cameron Beaubier and Jake Gagne - the news that Josh Herrin is to race in Moto2 in 2014 will be well received. Herrin announced the news himself on Sunday night, after wrapping up the 2013 AMA Superbike championship, defeating three-time champion Josh Hayes to do so.
Press releases from the MotoGP team and Bridgestone after Sunday's eventful Grand Prix at Aragon:
Marquez takes sixth win and extends lead after incident with Pedrosa
The Grand Prix of Aragón has been an event of mixed emotions for the Repsol Honda Team.
Championship leader Marc Marquez, starting from pole for the seventh time this season, extended his Championship lead with a fantastic win - his sixth of the season, but en route he and teammate Dani Pedrosa touched on lap six and as a result, Dani crashed out of the race.
Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after the weekend's races at Misano:
Rins and Marquez celebrate renovation with win and podium
Alex Rins wins San Marino GP and Alex Marquez places third, after both confirmed continuation with present team for additional year. Victory is Rins’ fourth this season, following wins at Austin, Sachsenring and Indianapolis.
Repsol Media Service - San Marino, Misano Circuit - Sunday 15/09/2013
Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after qualifying at Misano:
Zulfahmi Khairuddin lands his best grid position of the year
The Malaysian Red Bull KTM Ajo rider will start tomorrow in fourth position at Misano, while Luis Salom will start from the fourth row and Arthur Sissis from the sixth.
14/09/2013 - Misano Marco Simoncelli Circuit
Press releases from the MotoGP teams after the first day of practice at Misano:
Strong Start in Misano for Local Hero Rossi
Misano Adriatico (Italy), 13th September 2013
Valentino Rossi made a strong start to the San Marino and the Riviera of Rimini Grand Prix weekend today, taking third overall in combined times for the first two free practice sessions.
Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams ahead of this weekend's round at Misano:
MAPFRE ASPAR RIDERS READY TO RETURN TO ACTION AT MISANO
Jonas Folger hoping to continue podium form, Eric Granado aiming for points
Press releases from the MotoGP teams and Bridgestone after Sunday's race at Brno:
Four in a row for Marquez and Pedrosa makes it a fourth 1-2 for Repsol Honda
Today in the GP of the Czech Republic, Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa recorded Repsol Honda's fourth 1-2 finish of 2013, with Marc taking his fourth win in a row - fifth of the year – something no premier class rookie has achieved in the 65-year history of Grand Prix racing.
Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after Sunday's Czech Grand Prix at Brno:
First Moto2 win for Kallio at Brno
Brno, Czech Republic - 25 August 2013: Mika Kallio stood on the top step of the Moto2 podium for the first time at Brno, after taking a hard fought win in today's Czech Republic Grand Prix. Scott Redding rode to a creditable eighth place, limiting his losses in battle for the championship, after struggling with set-up issues all weekend.
Press releases from the MotoGP teams and Bridgestone after qualifying at Brno:
Record lap fires Crutchlow to stunning pole position in Brno
Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Cal Crutchlow claimed the second pole position of his career this afternoon with a stunning qualifying performance that made the British rider the fastest man ever on two wheels at the Brno track.
A stunning lap of 1.55.527 beat reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo’s 2012 pole position record of 1.55.799 to secure Crutchlow top spot in qualifying by well over 0.2s.
Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after qualifying at Brno:
Rins claims third consecutive pole position
Winner of the last two races, Alex Rins to start from head of grid on Sunday. Alex Marquez places sixth despite qualifying crash.
Repsol Media Service - Czech Republic, Brno Circuit - Saturday 24/08/2013