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MotoGP – Positive start to 2012 for Crutchlow and Dovizioso‏

February 3, 2012

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The Monster Yamaha Tech3 Team made a positive start to preparations for the 2012 MotoGP World Championship after a three-day test session at the Sepang International Circuit, which reached a successful conclusion today. British rider Cal Crutchlow wasted no time in getting back up to speed to clock the third fastest time on the opening day and he was […]

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MotoGP – Stoner Rounds Off 2011 Championship With Valencia Victory

November 7, 2011

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By MotoGP.com Casey Stoner closed the 800cc era with his tenth victory of his title-winning season, edging Ben Spies across the finish line by just 0.015s as Andrea Dovizioso claimed the final podium spot and with it third place in the final Championship standings. The race was declared dry at the start but light rain […]

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MotoGP – Stoner Clinches 12th & Final Pole of 2011

November 6, 2011

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Casey Stoner took his 12th pole of the season in the final race of the 2011 World Championship in Valencia, with Dani Pedrosa in second place and Andrea Dovizioso, eighth. This is Casey’s fourth consecutive pole position at the Ricardo Tormo circuit and with it he equals Mick Doohan‘s record of 12 pole positions in […]

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MotoGP – Honda Racing Corporation Pay Tribute To Marco Simoncelli

October 24, 2011

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Today we are very sad to announce that HRC rider Marco Simoncelli has lost his life in a racing accident at the Sepang circuit. The 24 year old Italian was involved in an accident on lap two of the Malaysian GP. The race was instantly red flagged, and later cancelled. Medical staff were on the […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Storms To Pole In Malaysia

October 23, 2011

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By MotoGP.com Dani Pedrosa topped a Repsol Honda shoot out and continued his domination of the MotoGP field during a searing qualifying session for the Shell Advance Malaysian Grand Prix, with Casey Stoner and Andrea Dovizioso taking second and third. Following a crash on just his fifth lap, Dani Pedrosa, who missed the Malaysian GP […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Wins Action Packed Grand Prix Of Japan

October 3, 2011

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Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda) crossed the line first to take victory at a dramatic Grand Prix of Japan, where only two of the top seven riders did not either run off track or incur a ride through penalty in an eventful Round 15 race in which Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha Factory Racing) and Casey Stoner (Repsol […]

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MotoGP – Fresh From Their US Victory, Repsol Honda Head To San Marino

August 30, 2011

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With no time to pause for breath, the Repsol Honda Team arrive back in Europe after a fantastic 1-2 at Indianapolis, to take part in round thirteen of the 2011 MotoGP World Championship in San Marino. Casey Stoner secured his seventh win of the season at Indianapolis with team mates Dani Pedosa and Andrea Dovizioso […]

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MotoGP – Superb Win For Stoner, Dovizioso Completes Honda Podium

August 15, 2011

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Casey Stoner scored his sixth win of the season, and Andrea Dovizioso his fifth podium in a Honda 1-2-3, the first all-Honda podium since Laguna Seca 2006, and the first of the 800cc period. Unfortunately, only the crash of Dani Pedrosa, on the third lap has marred what has been one of the best Sunday’s […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Takes Pole at Brno, with Stoner Third and Dovizioso Seventh‏

August 14, 2011

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Tomorrow the Grand Prix of Czech Republic will mark the start of the second part of the 2011 season at the Brno circuit with Repsol Honda rider Dani Pedrosa in pole position. Casey Stoner will join him on the front row of the grid in third position and Andrea Dovizioso from third row in seventh […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa leads a Repsol Honda 1-2 in Brno Free Practice‏

August 13, 2011

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The Repsol Honda Team went back on track today for the first day of practice at Brno circuit, in preparation for the Grand Prix of Czech Republic, eleventh round of the 2011 MotoGP World Championship. The riders proved to be fresh after the summer break, especially Dani Pedrosa, who set the top time in both […]

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MotoGP – Repsol Honda Team Excited To Resume After Summer Break

August 9, 2011

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After a well deserved two week summer break, the Repsol Honda Team are looking forward to resuming racing in Brno this weekend. Repsol Honda Riders, Dani Pedrosa, Andrea Dovizioso and Casey Stoner have all enjoyed some time off with family and friends as well as resuming their training programmes after a gruelling six races in […]

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MotoGP – Round 10 Interview With Shuhei Nakamoto

August 4, 2011

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Rounding out the first half of 2011 season, the US GP was held at Laguna Seca circuit in Monterey, in the suburbs of San Francisco. It was a hot contest this year too under sunny Californian skies, attracting 136,285 fans over the three-day weekend. They saw a brilliant performance by Repsol Honda‘s Casey Stoner, who […]

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MotoGP – Stoner Storms To Fantastic Victory In Laguna Seca

July 25, 2011

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Repsol Honda rider Casey Stoner displayed a master class in riding at the Red Bull U.S. GP in Laguna Seca today.   The young Australian who started from second on the grid, dropped to third place at the start and took his time before launching his attack on Repsol Honda team mate Dani Pedrosa on […]

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MotoGP – Stoner & Pedrosa Start From Front Row At Laguna Seca

July 24, 2011

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Repsol Honda riders Casey Stoner and Dani Pedrosa, separated by just one tenth of a second, will start the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix tomorrow from second and third place respectively, with team mate Andrea Dovizioso starting in sixth position for the thirty two lap race. All three riders have struggled to find the perfect […]

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MotoGP – Crash Frustrates Bautista In Laguna Seca Qualifying

July 24, 2011

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Rizla Suzuki’s Álvaro Bautista was left disappointed at the end of today’s qualifying session after a high-speed crash ended his hopes of capitalising on three very strong practice sessions. Bautista (P12, 1’22.669, 30 laps) lost the front of his Rizla Suzuki GSV-R on turn three and crashed at just past the half-way point of this […]

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MotoGP – The Repsol Honda Team Maintain Momentum At The U.S. Grand Prix

July 23, 2011

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The Repsol Honda team has started strongly in the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix, placing its riders in the top four positions of the time sheets at the end of the first day of free practice at the legendary Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Dani Pedrosa set a fast lap of 1’22.197 to finish overall second […]

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MotoGP – Bautista Seventh In The California Sun

July 23, 2011

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Álvaro Bautista followed on from his strong performance last weekend in Germany to produce his best first day’s performance of the season so far at Laguna Seca today. Bautista (P7, 1’23.056, 49 laps), was in constant touch with the top-six through the afternoon session, even though he couldn’t find the rear grip from his Rizla […]

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MotoGP – Repsol Honda Team Ready For Laguna Seca Challenge

July 19, 2011

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After an exciting race in Germany that saw Dani Pedrosa‘s second win of the season, Casey Stoner‘s eighth podium from nine races and another strong display from Andrea Dovizioso, the Repsol Honda Team heads immediately to America for the tenth round of the 2011 MotoGP World Championship. The U.S Grand Prix will bring to an […]

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MotoGP – Repsol Honda Victory & Double Podium In Sachsenring

July 18, 2011

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The Repsol Honda Team dominated the German Grand Prix in a hard fought thirty lap race. The 101,309 spectators at Sachsenring witnessed an incredible battle for the win between Pedrosa, Stoner and Lorenzo, with Dani Pedrosa finally clinching victory. There was also an exciting fight for fourth position between Dovizioso, Simoncelli and Spies with Repsol […]

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MotoGP – Lorenzo & Spies In Sachsenring Thriller

July 18, 2011

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The Grand Prix of Germany provided some of the most exciting racing yet this season as Yamaha Factory Racing riders Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies kept it to the last corner to deliver second and fifth places respectively.   Mugello race winner Lorenzo spent the entire 30 lap race distance embroiled in a battle at […]

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