Latest news on Ben Spies
One-time MotoGP race winner Ben Spies says he is considering a comeback to racing – but admits having had four years on the sidelines means any return to competition will be “tough”.
The second time this year for Davide Giugliano as pole sitter.
The ‘Cathedral’ beckons as MotoGP touches down in the Netherlands
Yonny during his time with the team as a substitute rider in the last five rounds of the championship convinced Pramac and Ducati to continue the relationship with the Colombian rider.
Jorge Lorenzo wins at Twin Ring Motegi
Former World Superbikes champion announces early retirement
There are still some small changes to be made to the Desmosedici GP13 to increase Yonny Hernandez's confidence for qualifying tomorrow.
Yonny Hernandez fought for the entire race to stay close to the top ten.
Yonny Hernandez finished today’s two free-practice sessions with a best time of 1:51.345.
Championship leader shoots early warning to his main championship rivals
A turn 5 crash for Michele Pirro about four minutes from the end of the last and decisive free practice session partly compromised the result.
Sixth pole position of the year for current championship leader
Andrea Iannone and Michele Pirro used the first day of free practice for “reconnaissance” of the track.
Reigning MotoGP Champion sets fastest time on first day of practice
Andrea Iannone rewarded at Brno by consistency, perseverance.
Satellite Honda rider finds best pace on first day of practice ahead of factory rivals
Repsol Honda rider takes fourth pole position of his career in devastating fashion
Dislocated left clavicle for Ben Spies.
First day of free practice at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway
German rider storms to maiden MotoGP pole in thrilling qualifying session
Tom Sykes enters the round in Russia as the first Kawasaki rider, after 19 years, to lead the World Superbike standings.
Repsol Honda rider grabs pole on weekend of attrition at the Sachsenring
Ignite Pramac Racing Team again will have the Ducati test rider Pirro as the sub for Spies. They will also field a "lab" Ducati for Iannone in the German Grand Prix.
Alex De Angelis will ride the Ignite Pramac Racing Ducati at Laguna Seca in place of Ducati factory test rider Michele Pirro. The team and Spies hope the American return at Indianapolis in mid-August.
Pirro, who also serves as the Ducati Test Team rider, will remain at the Circuit de Catalunya tomorrow for an IRTA test.
Repsol Honda rider leads Crutchlow and Lorenzo in front of home fans
The first day of free practice concluded today with Michele Pirro occupying thirteenth place.
In the World Supersport qualifying, it was again Sam Lowes but Kenan Sofuoglu did put up a fight.
Former World 250cc and World Superbike champ to take part in two day test
Incident prevents Spanish rookie from securing automatic Q2 position
Thanks to Ducati, Michele Pirro is the sub rider for the injured Ben Spies at the French Grand Prix in Le Mans.
Repsol Honda rider continues form and tops first two practice sessions
Thanks to Ducati, the Pramac will be able to contest the race on the Le Mans Bugatti Circuit.
Bridgestone slick compounds available: Front: Extra-soft, Soft Rear: Extra-soft (Symmetric), Soft, Medium (Asymmetric) and Bridgestone wet tyre compounds available: Soft (Main), Hard (Alternative)
Spaniard thrills home fans as does second and third pair Marquez and Lorenzo
American forced to sit out Spanish round due to chest and back injuries
Spaniard re-writes history and takes victory ahead of Pedrosa and Lorenzo
Spaniard continues to assert dominance at Circuit of the Americas
American rider Nicky Hayden had the opportunity to experience the Hermann Tilke-designed circuit last month on a road bike.