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Let's hug it out. Valentino Rossi gives teammate Jorge Lorenzo a big hug after the race at Le Mans. Image 2015 Yamaha Motor Racing Srl (Editorial use only)

Perfect Tedium Or When Lorenzo Leads From the Front

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May 19, 2015 • Le Mans, MotoGP

Just for kicks, I went back to all the posts I have written on Le Mans. There aren’t very many – just three, starting with the rain-drenched 2012 Le Mans starring Casey Stoner, Valentino Rossi and zero visibility. I went back because there is always something awesome about the past – to see it then,… Read More ›

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Perfect Tedium Or When Lorenzo Leads From the Front

(0) Let's hug it out. Valentino Rossi gives teammate Jorge Lorenzo a big hug after the race at Le Mans. Image 2015 Yamaha Motor Racing Srl (Editorial use only)

Just for kicks, I went back to all the posts I have written on Le Mans. There aren’t very many – just three, starting with the rain-drenched 2012 Le Mans starring Casey Stoner, Valentino Rossi and zero visibility. I went back because there is always something awesome about the past – to see it then,… Read More ›

SBK »

WSBK: Double at Donington…Again

(0) Dominating Donington with Tom Sykes. Image courtesy WSBK (editorial use only)

Sykes does the Donington double for third time in a row Lap Record tumble as the Briton dominates. Rea and Davies to complete the podium. WSBK Press Release: Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) made it two wins from two starts as he dominated WorldSBK race 2 at Donington Park to equal Carl Fogarty’s six race… Read More ›

India »

There And Back Again: Journey Through Dakar

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One of the things I absolutely adore about writing on motorcycle racing (besides the armchair adrenalin rush one tends to get) is that it keeps you honest. There is no room for charade or pretentiousness. The other thing and perhaps the most important thing are its people. Motorcyclists are anyway a bunch of stubborn, hard-nosed… Read More ›

News »

Donington Park WSS win goes to Sofouglu

(0) Kenan Sofuoglu and Jules Cluzel fought tooth and nail at Donington Park. Image courtesy WSBK (editorial use only)

WSBK Press Release: The sixth round of the 2015 World Supersport championship has been won after 20 hard fought laps by Kenan Sofuoglu (Kawasaki Puccetti Racing), as cooler temperatures descended at Donington Park. Starting from Pole, the Turk was initially overhauled by rival Jules Cluzel (MV Agusta Reparto Corse) before regrouping and retaking the lead… Read More ›

Faces »

A Legacy of Love

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There is something extraordinary that has been happening. Something beautiful. And it has been happening for some time now. It happened all through last year, as the world connected over a single phrase, a hashtag #SennaSempre, interlinked through social media, the internet; as time zones crossed paths, bringing strangers closer, making them almost family. For… Read More ›

Opinon »

Under the Tuscan Sun: Mugello 2013

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Come Sunday afternoon, our riders will get ready to lay siege on Mugello, that beautiful Italian circuit, home to Valentino Rossi’s most ardent fans and that one place every MotoGP worshipper must visit. It is time for me then to make a little trip back to June 2013 and share with you a few memories… Read More ›

F1 »

Racing With Ayrton Senna: 1991 Brazilian Grand Prix

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Frozen in Time: 1991 Brazilian Grand Prix What Brazilian Grand Prix Where Sao Paulo, Brazil When March 1991 “He was so exhausted, and in such pain from cramp in his shoulders that he could not get out of the car. When he finally made it to the podium, he could barely stand, and he was… Read More ›

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