Tag Archives: Ben Spies

Lin Jarvis aims for return of Yamaha domination with Rossi’s return


Yamaha’s managing director, Lin Jarvis, was clearly delighted to announce the return of Valentino Rossi to the factory in a move that the team are hoping will spark a return to the domination of 2008-2010 when they won all before … Continue reading

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Is Rossi waving goodbye to Ducati?


With MotoGP entering its mid-summer break Valentino Rossi confirmed at Laguna Seca that he will make a decision on his future within the next week. The nine times world champion has struggled for the last two years aboard a Ducati … Continue reading

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Is a return to Superbikes on the cards for Spies?


Ben Spies’ future looks set to be confirmed in the days leading up to this weekend’s US round of the MotoGP season. The American is currently racing for the factory Yamaha squad but on Sunday evening he tweeted that, “You … Continue reading

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Mugello magnificence from Lorenzo


Jorge Lorenzo stretched his championship lead to 19 points after dominating the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello. The Spaniard romped home to a comfortable victory ahead of Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Dovizioso after leading the race from start to finish. … Continue reading

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Marquez and Pedrosa confirmed at Repsol Honda


The worst kept secret in the MotoGP paddock was confirmed this morning with the announcement that the Moto2 championship leader, Marc Marquez, will race in the premier class for the Repsol Honda squad next season. Marquez, a former 125cc world … Continue reading

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Mature Pedrosa learning from his past mistakes


Having spent the last six years racing at the front of the MotoGP field but unable to challenge for a title Dani Pedrosa realises that claiming consistent points is crucial to battle for the title this year. Pedrosa has is … Continue reading

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Pedrosa tired in closing stages of race


Following his second place finish in Assen Dani Pedrosa commented that he was physically weakened in the closing stages of the race. The Repsol Honda rider led for two thirds distance before being passed by his teammate, Casey Stoner. Speaking … Continue reading

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