The throaty roar of an inline-four, the swish of a chequered flag, the camaraderie of riding together, and the legends and their greatest hits.

Month: June 2014

Rain at the Cathedral – MotoGP at Assen

Assen has always had a way about it. Every season, the Cathedral throws up moments that we remember, moments that we return to again and again, to savor and treasure. Saturday was no different. It broke records – something that has sort of become convention this season, not that we are complaining. It was crazy,… Read More ›

MotoGP at Catalunya: A Qualifying Review

It took 7 qualifying sessions at 7 different circuits for Marc Marquez’s pole position streak to finally come to an end. A review of the Catalan Qualifying session The only thing we love more than a proper battle for position during a race is a good old-fashioned surprise. Admittedly there haven’t been that many of… Read More ›

MotoGP Replay: Mugello

Marc Marquez 6 / Rest of the World 0 Mugello was a reaffirmation of Marc Marquez’s sheer dominance, yes. But it was also the dawn of hope that all was not lost!   There was a hint of inevitability as race day dawned bright and shiny over the hills of Tuscany and the circuit of Mugello…. Read More ›

Under the Tuscan Sun: Mugello 2013

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 ›

MotoGP Replay: Five at Le Mans

I have been terrible. I know. No excuses. I hate myself when I neglect this website for too long. And it has been too long. Anyway, our MotoGP heroes have dusted off legendary Le Mans and are now at the stunning, Mugello circuit, tucked away in the hills, its curves and straights tantalizing the riders…. Read More ›

Fastest: Qualifying in Mugello

There are just so many reasons why it is so easy to fall in love with Mugello. It could be the weather – warm sunshine, when there are no dark clouds heavy with rain, of course. It could be Valentino Rossi’s helmet, a truly spectacular unveiling. It could be the ‘sea of yellow’, the sound… Read More ›