Tag Archives: Repsol Honda

No alternative to flag to flag for race direction


The decision to run the Australian Grand Prix as a flag to flag was fuelled by badly blistering Bridgestone tyres failing to adapt to the new track surface and hotter than expected conditions at Philip Island. Throughout the weekend once … Continue reading

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Riders praise resurfaced Philip Island


The new track surface at Philip Island received rave reviews from MotoGP riders following the opening day of practice at the Australian circuit. The old track surface was bumpy throughout the lap but last winter’s resurfacing effort has been deemed … Continue reading

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Poncharal talks MotoGP calendar expansion


With the draft 2014 MotoGP race schedule set to be released in the coming weeks there has been much speculation about how the expected return of the Brazilian and Argentinean Grands Prix will fall into place on the calendar. At present … Continue reading

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Pedrosa focused on recovery


In the space of three races Dani Pedrosa has gone from MotoGP title favourite to a rider under pressure due to injuries. The Spaniard, racing with a partially fractured collarbone, has seen his championship lead evaporate and now the Repsol … Continue reading

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Pedrosa searches for better setup


Dani Pedrosa finished the day with the third fastest time in the wet weather afternoon session but speaking afterwards it was clear that the Spaniard was disappointed with his performance today. Having finished the morning session over seven tenths of … Continue reading

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