Tag Archives: Tire

Tyre woes leave Pedrosa searching for answers at Misano


Tyre woes cost Dani Pedrosa dearly during qualifying with the Spaniard admitting afterwards that his lack of performance in the final practice session and qualifying were as a result of a major tyre problem that left him with no rear … Continue reading

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Exceptionally difficult track conditions at Assen


In both wet and dry conditions the low grip Assen track surface offered a huge challenge to MotoGP riders. In the morning session, ran in cool track temperatures, the riders were visibly scrambling for grip with Nicky Hayden commenting that, … 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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Laverty looking for points in Montmelo


Michael Laverty will start 20th for the Catalan Grand Prix but the BPM rider is confident of a strong performance on race day. Having used a high mileage engine throughout Friday and used hard compound tyres during the morning practice … Continue reading

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Crutchlow focuses on harder rear tyre


Cal Cruthclow set the fifth fastest time in FP2 after the Tech3 rider spend the 45 minute session exclusively on the harder compound Bridgestone rear tyre. Whereas the Honda riders and Jorge Lorenzo started the session on the soft compound … Continue reading

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