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Indonesian MotoGP: Oliveira: I have the skills to be a MotoGP champion | MotoGP

After four seasons in MotoGP with KTM, first at Tech3 and then with the Red Bull factory team, Miguel Oliveira amassed three victories, the most of any RC16 competitor. But while other riders of his “era” such as Fabio Quartararo, Joan Mir and Francesco Bagnaia have finished first or second …

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“MotoGP is destroying young people’s careers” – Scott Redding

British rider Scott Redding (BMW Motorrad Worldsbk Team) will start his third season in the Superbike category at the age of 29. The BMW athlete analyzed the rejuvenation of the MotoGP and Superbike grids, with the arrival of several young riders. Quoted by Speedweek.com, Redding says “MotoGP destroys young people’s …

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A generation leaves, a generation arrives but MotoGP is great even without Rossi

Those who feared the World Championship would lose its appeal with the abandonment of Valentino Rossi found the answer in Losail’s hat-trick with victories from Bastianini, Vietti and Migno. And we don’t even have to go too far to find another: it was 2018, in Misano and then it was …

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Qatar MotoGP: Zarco: Fabio, Rins look fast – hope our engine ‘blocks’ them | MotoGP

Runner-up and within touching distance of a maiden MotoGP win in both Qatar races last year, Johann Zarco returns for the 2022 season opener with the aim of ending a podium drought that has started after Catalonia. The Pramac Ducati rider, seen developing the new factory front ride height system …

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MotoGP, Pit Beirer: “It’s up to KTM to convince Raul Fernandez to stay”

Pit Bearer, director of sports activities at KTM, was a former motocross rider and knows what the pressure means when racing in a world championship. He was recently interviewed by crashduring which he played down the tension created in 2021 when Raul Fernandez tried to terminate the contract which bound …

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Best drivers for the desert challenge

A powerful team of the world’s best riders and drivers will gather in the capital of the United Arab Emirates for the second round of the new World Rally Raid Championship. The Emirates Motorsports Organization (EMSO) has announced a roster of 132 competitors for the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, which …

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Lowes: ‘I need to be more consistent’ to win Moto2 title | MotoGP

Nothing less than challenges for the Moto2 World Championship will suffice according to Sam Lowes, who admits better consistency is needed in 2022. Lowes started last season brilliantly winning the first two races at Losail, the scene of next weekend’s opening round, however three DNFs in the next four races …

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MotoGP, Pirro: this is how I changed the Ducati in 10 years

Michele Pirro celebrates ten years as a Ducati test rider. It has been a long journey, seasoned with joy, smiles and triumph, but also moments of difficulty and disappointment with that icing that is still missing from the cake, called the world title. Fresh out of Sepang testing and the …

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Laverty and how he will bring together British talent in MotoGP

17.02.2022 | Christina Bulpett, Robin Miller | MotoGP Picture: GeeBee Pictures Spain and Italy have become the powerhouse of motorcycle racing in recent years, with the number of Britons heading to MotoGP declining rapidly. Bikesportnews.com caught up with Michael Laverty to discuss what’s missing in the UK and how he …

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Jack Miller: It would be stupid not to look at your rivals for D…

Jack Miller says he will head to the opening round of the 2022 MotoGP World Championship in Qatar “hungrier” than in 2021, but this time to make sure he can keep his Ducati Corse seat. The Australian is seen as one of the riders most at risk for his seat …

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Brembo S p A: When are you too old to win a rally?

With this victory, Loeb became the oldest winner of a World Championship rally. Here is the Top 10 of the most experienced drivers to have won an event.​ 10th place Kenneth Eriksson: 41 years and 83 days​ The Swedish driver has won …

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Red Bull’s Seth Quintero breaks Dakar off-road records

After conquering one of the toughest road races in the world, Red Bull Off-Road Junior Team member Seth Quintero just wants to compete more. “I want to be the most versatile rider possible,” Quintero said. “Instead of focusing on one thing, I want to be able to get into a …

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Hervé Poncharal unrepentant about the renewal of KTM: “The goal is to be world champion with them”

Hervé Poncharal is the boss of Tech3 and one of the founders of the French team. Entering the 500cc World Championship in 2001, Poncharal worked with Yamaha until the end of the 2018 season inclusive, to start a partnership with KTM in 2019. Since then, and in 2020, he won …

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WRC Rallye Monte-Carlo 2022: Sébastien Leob wins the rally

Precisely one week after finishing second overall in the Dakar Rally, Sebastien Loeb was in the wintry French Alps and had the opportunity to demonstrate that he had recovered from his Saudi efforts. The fence that separated him from the waiting media was almost as tall as he was. He …

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Wanted: Ireland’s future MotoGP stars

HERE’S the chance to get your little one on the fast track to MotoGP as the next Eugene Laverty or Jonathan Rea. he FIM Mini GP Series provides a great structure for young riders and the crew of Team 109 are delighted to be involved. The team hopes to sow …

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Porsche Taycan Turbo S will perform safety car duties in 2022 Formula E races

The Porsche Taycan safety car for Formula E has been fitted with a fire extinguisher and a high-tech communication system. Through HT automatic office | Updated: 19 Jan 2022, 11:01 The striking paintwork of the Porsche Taycan features the colors of the eleven teams participating in the championship, as well …

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Seth Quintero aims to break Dakar Rally stage victory record

Before launching an improbable charge into a lightweight prototype – putting him on track to break a Dakar Rally victory record – Seth Quintero had the idea to retire altogether. Having lost nearly 17 hours on the track, waiting in the freezing cold of the Saudi Arabian desert for a …

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Dakar opens FIA World Rally Raid Championship with battle of giants in Saudi Arabia

Dakar opens FIA World Rally Raid Championship with battle of giants in Saudi Arabia 2022 marks an exciting new chapter for off-road rallying, as the discipline becomes the seventh World Championship under the governance of the FIA. A total of 52 crews representing six manufacturers have already registered for the …

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Lopez joins second AXR Cadillac crew for Daytona – Sportscar365

Photo: Toyota Gazoo Racing Jose Maria Lopez has been named in Action Express Racing’s # 48 Cadillac DPi-VR for the Rolex 24 at Daytona, where he will team up with his fellow FIA endurance world champion, Kamui Kobayashi. Lopez and Kobayashi, who won the WEC and the 24 Hours of …

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Animoca Brands Corporation Ltd Welcomes MotoGP ™ Rider Brad Binder to REVV Motorsport Metaverse as Brand Ambassador

“I am very happy to join REVV Motorsport and look forward to seeing all the new opportunities we will be working on,” said MotoGP rider Brad Binder. Animoca Brands Corporation Ltd has teamed up with MotoGP â„¢ rider Brad Binder to join the REVV Motorsport play-to-win metaverse as a Brand …

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MotoGP, Pernat: “Quartararo asked Yamaha for 20 million euros for its renewal”

Christmas is approaching and Carlo Pernat (in a special episode of our Sport Bar, which you can see above) has put together a list of the good and bad among MotoGP manufacturers. But the Genoa manager didn’t limit himself to that. He also revealed some indiscretions in the rider market …

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Yamaha rider Franco Morbidelli reveals form problems …

Franco Morbidelli has revealed he remains concerned about whether he will be back in full physical shape in time for the 2022 MotoGP World Championship as he continues to deal with the aftermath of serious knee surgery. The Italian has spent several rounds of the 2021 MotoGP season on the …

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Marco Bezzecchi and the somewhat regular course that led him to MotoGP

Achieving a total of 24 podiums, including six victories, thanks to his time in the Moto2 and Moto3 Worlds, Marco Bezzecchi made the jump to MotoGP while performing tests with his VR46 Racing Team motorcycle. Like Remy Gardner, Bezzecchi is among next year’s Championship rookies. But… what path did he …

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Motor racing: F1 title rivals will feel the pressure, says former Mercedes champion Rosberg, Formula One News & Top Stories

LONDON (REUTERS) – Nico Rosberg, the latest driver to lead Lewis Hamilton to the end and win a Formula 1 title battle, knows what the Briton and his Red Bull rival Max Verstappen are going through in Abu Dhabi this weekend -end. Even if they do manage to get their …

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The FIA ​​and the FIM jointly launch the World Rally Raid Championship

Photo: Audi Communications Motorsport / Michael Kunkel The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile and the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme, the world governing bodies of motor racing and motorcycle racing respectively, jointly launched an off-road rally world championship last weekend. The World Rally Raid Championship will be co-sanctioned by the two organizations. …

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MotoGP, Stoner believes MotoGP would get better without fenders and electronics

Already at a press conference in Misano, Casey Stoner had expressed his thoughts on what MotoGP should be: with less electronics, without wings. In other words, more difficult, but also more spectacular. The Australian recently returned to the subject in the pages of la-course.com, reaffirming his ideas. “I want to …

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A look back at some famous team-mates’ title struggles

Rossi vs Lorenzo, Doohan vs Criville and more – check out some classic teammate battles for the world championship In motorsport, it is said that your first rival is your teammate. Same team, same equipment, equal playing field. So we thought it would be good to take a little trip …

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Motor racing-Formula 1 statistics for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix

Formula 1 statistics for the inaugural Saudi Arabian Grand Prix on Sunday in Jeddah, the penultimate race of the 22-round world championship. Lap distance: 6.174 km. Total distance: 308.450km (50 laps) No previous race has taken place there. Start time: 1730GMT (local time 2030) SAUDI ARABIA Saudi Arabia will be …

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MotoGP, Pirro: “Ten years ago nobody wanted Ducati, today everyone copies us”

He arrived on the first available flight. After the end of Jerez’s testing on the Ducati, Michele Pirro visited EICMA on Friday. A warm welcome awaited him at the helm of the State Police, which these days is leading what it calls a sort of “Cultural Revolution”. Among the issues …

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Yamaha Valentino Rossi GYTR R1 in honor of the MotoGP legend

THEY really saved the best for last! Yamaha R1 GYTR VR46 Tribute unveiled live at EICMA. The bike includes a host of track goodies and a paint scheme inspired by the nine-time world champion. Tribute to the Yamaha R1 GYTR VR46 Having made his debut 26 years ago, Rossi has …

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Ogier goes into semi-retirement with eighth WRC title

Published on: 11/21/2021 – 2:14 PMAmended: 11/21/2021 – 2:12 PM Paris (AFP) – Sébastien Ogier is heading towards semi-retirement after winning an eighth World Rally Championship title in nine years but never really escaping the shadow of his former mentor Sébastien Loeb. Ogier, 37, won the title on Sunday at …

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Ray Stone – extraordinary racing mechanic

At 83, Ray Stone appears to be a fairly modest figure, with a soft, measured voice, although the stiff ponytail may hint at years of his youth spent in a less ordinary occupation. To many he’s not likely to be considered a household name, but in New Zealand auto racing …

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Sports News Summary: Tennis-Tsitsipas Plans Fewer Toilet Breaks in Indian Wells; Racing and F1 veteran Grosjean passes Indy 500 rookie test and more

Here is a summary of current sports news. Tennis-Tsitsipas anticipates fewer toilet breaks in Indian Wells Stefanos Tsitsipas, who came under scrutiny at the US Open for the timing and length of his mid-game bathroom breaks, said on Wednesday that the dry conditions in Indian Wells would mean less travel …

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Sports News Roundup: Gasol retires after 23 years of career, two NBA titles, three Olympic medals; Englishman Tomori blossoms under Maldini’s gaze and more

Here is a summary of current sports news. Motor racing-Formula 1 statistics for the Turkish Grand Prix Formula 1 statistics for Sunday’s Turkish Grand Prix at Istanbul Park Circuit, Round 16 of the Formula 1 World Championship: Lap distance: 5.338 km. Total distance: 309.396 km (58 laps) Kyler Murray becomes …

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All the latest Formula 1 racing news

Formula 1 racing has always been one of the most incredible sporting events to watch both on and off land. With the pandemic still raging and Formula 1 enthusiasts struggling to keep up with sports car racing on a loop, this article, prepared in collaboration with liontips.com, will bring you …

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Indonesia is part of MotoGP 2022 pre-season calendar

The Mandalika International Street Circuit under construction. Photo: Mandalika GP Instagram MotoGP is expected to visit the new Mandalika International Street Circuit in Indonesia for a pre-season test in 2022. Mandalika is one of two circuits the premier class is expected to honor in what is currently a provisional pre-season …

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MotoGP: Australian GP canceled, Portimao is back

The Australian GP was scheduled to be held at the Phillip Island circuit on October 24. With the Phillip Island GP withdrawn from the 2021 FIM MotoGP World Championship season, the Malaysian GP has been brought forward by one week and will now be held on the same dates as …

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Dani Pedrosa wraps up MotoGP comeback as KTM goes …

Dani Pedrosa looks set to confirm his intention to make his first MotoGP appearance since 2018 after agreeing to take part in two wild-card outings with KTM. According to KTM boss Pit Beirer, Pedrosa has agreed to return to the starting line once development work on the RC16 2022 is …

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Marquez continues his historic return to Histor …

The 28-year-old Spaniard’s success at the Sachsenring follows a nine-month injury layoff and sealed one of the biggest comebacks in motorcycle racing history. The outing was only Marquez’s sixth race since returning to action at the Portuguese GP in April, underscoring his incredible determination to return to the top aboard …

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Miguel Oliveira The new Motogp star

After an intense battle, Miguel Oliveira finished first at the Catalan Grand Prix on Sunday to claim the title of champion of the season. If you watched the race, you would agree that it would be easier to play on the Crazy Time Casino Game than predicting the events of …

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It was a race full of tension, drama and excitement for the FIM Supersport World Championship on the Misano World Circuit “Marco Simoncelli” as rookie Dominique Aegerter (Ten Kate Racing Yamaha) claimed his second victory in a row. races and took the lead in the Pirelli Made in Italy Roundabout …

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How to watch the next races live in Australia

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Stefano Domenicali: Formula 1 and MotoGP work together

Formula 1 boss Stefano Domenicali has said it “would be wrong” if his series and MotoGP first class motorcycle racing did not work together. As for the racing side of each series, there isn’t much in common. After all, Formula 1 is contested with four wheels instead of two in …

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Verstappen wins Monaco after Leclerc’s misfortune

Max Verstappen won the Monaco Grand Prix to take the lead in the Formula 1 World Championship standings after misfortune derailed poleman Charles Leclerc before the start. While world champion Lewis Hamilton was angry with his Mercedes team, Verstappen, who had gone forward after Leclerc’s Ferrari was excluded following a …

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This one-of-a-kind Suter-BMW MotoGP 2011 is up for auction

Swiss Grand Prix motorcycle rider Eskil Suter founded Suter Racing Technology (SRT) in 1996 while still competing in the 250cc class. As a result of his racing career, SRT developed a Superbike World Championship engine for the Petronas F1 team and contributed to Kawasaki’s efforts in MotoGP between 2004 and …

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Villas-Boas living “ a dream ” at Rally Portugal

Published on: 05/20/2021 – 6:20 PMAmended: 05/20/2021 – 6:18 PM Paris (AFP) Former Chelsea, Porto and Tottenham coach Andre Villas-Boas said on Thursday he would fulfill “a dream” when he makes his world rally championship debut in Portugal this weekend. The 43-year-old, who also took part in the Dakar Rally …

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MotoGP Le Mans: Rodrigo fastest in Moto3 while McPhee is 12th

05/14/2021 | Christina bulpett | MotoGP Image: GeeBee Images Gabriel Rodrigo de Gresini dominated Moto3 FP2 for the third consecutive Friday in 2021 as he familiarized himself with the difficult Le Mans circuit ahead of FrenchGP. The Argentine beat compatriot Honda, Darryn Binder and KTM’s Jaume Masia to win the …

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