Tag Archives: Colin Edwards

MotoGP – Edwards Recovering Well From Injuries

October 28, 2011

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Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Colin Edwards is recovering well from injuries sustained in the tragic accident that claimed the life of popular Italian rider Marco Simoncelli in Sepang last weekend. The 37-year-old though will not be fit to ride his YZR-M1 machine in next weekend’s Valencia MotoGP round, as he requires surgery on […]

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MotoGP – Leave Your Tribute To Marco Simoncelli

October 24, 2011

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After the tragic death of Marco Simoncelli overnight, MotoGP.com have set up a page for fans to leave their condolences and tributes to Super Sic. Please click the following link to leave your message: Marco Simoncelli Tributes Héctor_Barberá “I am in shock. We are bike riders and we are aware that there are risks involved […]

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MotoGP – Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix Press Conference

October 24, 2011

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By MotoGP.com The Shell Advance Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix was red flagged and subsequently cancelled on Sunday after Marco Simoncelli suffered a serious accident, crashing on the second lap of the MotoGP race at the Sepang International Circuit. Despite immediate medical attention and the best efforts of the entire medical team at the circuit, Marco […]

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MotoGP – Tributes Flow In For Marco Simoncelli

October 23, 2011

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Honda Racing Corporation: 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 […]

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MotoGP – Ciao Super Sic

October 23, 2011

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Distraught with the tragic loss of their charasmatic leader, Gresini’s press release for the Grand Prix of Malaysia summed up perfectly the thoughts of all of us. Ciao Super Sic Related articles Italian Rider Dies In Horrific MotoGP Smash (news.sky.com) Simoncelli killed in MotoGP crash (independent.co.uk)

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MotoGP – Edwards 8th In Brno, Crutchlow Crashes Out

August 15, 2011

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Colin Edwards started and finished today’s Czech Republic MotoGP race in eighth position, the American once again finishing the leading non-factory rider on board his Monster Yamaha Tech 3 machine. The 37-year-old rode a determined race throughout the 22-lap encounter, which took place under cloudy but warm skies in front of a massive crowd of […]

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MotoGP – Edwards and Crutchlow set sights on double top 10 in Brno

August 14, 2011

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Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow are optimistic they can both fight for top 10 result in the 22-lap Czech Republic MotoGP race after the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team duo impressed during this afternoon’s qualifying session at the Brno circuit. Edwards will start from the middle of the third row in eighth position, the American […]

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MotoGP – Crutchlow and Edwards Make Positive Return To Action In Brno

August 13, 2011

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The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team returned to action in Brno today and the opening two practice sessions saw Cal Crutchlow and Colin Edwards make a solid start to their preparations for Sunday’s Czech Republic MotoGP round.  After a well deserved two-week summer break, Crutchlow was instantly back in the groove in cloudy conditions this […]

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MotoGP – Edwards & Crutchlow Raring To Return To Action At Brno

August 10, 2011

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The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team heads to Brno for this weekend’s Czech Republic MotoGP round refreshed and raring to restart the 2011 World Championship campaign. The welcome two-week summer break that followed an intense period of six races in eight weekends gave Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow the perfect opportunity to recharge their batteries […]

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MotoGP – Home top ten for Edwards, Crutchlow crashes early‏

July 25, 2011

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Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Colin Edwards rode to a hard fought eighth place finish in front of a large home crowd at the Laguna Seca track earlier today. Today’s race started in gloriously sunny conditions with temperatures reaching 23 degrees and a sun-drenched crowd of 52,670 were treated to an exciting battle throughout […]

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MotoGP – Crutchlow & Edwards Aim For Strong Result At Laguna Seca

July 24, 2011

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Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team riders Cal Crutchlow and Colin Edwards will start alongside each other on the fourth row of the grid for tomorrow’s US Grand Prix. Crutchlow will start from 10th position after posting a fastest time of 1.22.385 in a sun-drenched qualifying session, the British rider gaining vital knowledge of the Laguna […]

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MotoGP – Edwards & Crutchlow Make A Solid Start In America

July 23, 2011

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Colin Edwards kicked off preparations for his home race at Laguna Seca today in encouraging fashion, the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider finishing the opening day of practice for the US Grand Prix in ninth position. In cool and overcast conditions this morning, Edwards commenced the second half of the 2011 MotoGP World Championship […]

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MotoGP – Yamaha Past & Present Together At Laguna Seca

July 22, 2011

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The Laguna Seca Grand Prix race weekend kicked off in style today with a rare appearance by Yamaha GP riders past and present. Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies and Yamaha Tech3’s Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow were joined by living GP legends Kenny Roberts Sr, Eddie Lawson, Wayne Rainey and Kel Carruthers. […]

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MotoGP – Edwards & Crutchlow Ready For California Challenge

July 20, 2011

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Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow conclude the busiest period of the 2011 MotoGP World Championship this weekend in America, the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team riders heading to the spectacular Laguna Seca track full of optimism and expectation. After collecting a hard fought 10th position in last weekend’s German round at the Sachsenring, Edwards is […]

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MotoGP – Edwards Battles To Super 7th In Sachsenring Qualifying

July 17, 2011

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Colin Edwards called on all his experience and skill to qualify his Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team machine in seventh place on the grid for tomorrow’s 30-lap German MotoGP race at the Sachsenring. Despite not being in peak physical condition after being struck down by a severe sore throat overnight, the American finished only 0.211s […]

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MotoGP – Edwards and Crutchlow set for Sachsenring

July 13, 2011

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The 2011 MotoGP World Championship reaches the halfway stage this weekend with Monster Yamaha Tech 3 riders Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow determined to deliver strong performances at Germany’s Sachsenring circuit. Experienced American Edwards is looking to consolidate his place inside the top 10 in the overall rankings having scored points in six of the […]

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MotoGP – Edwards Battles To Top 10 In Mugello

July 4, 2011

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Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Colin Edwards rode to a hard fought ninth position in scorching hot temperatures during the Gran Premio d’Italia TIM at the Mugello track in Italy this afternoon. Starting from his best grid position of the season in sixth place, the Texan quickly established himself in a group locked in […]

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MotoGP – Second row for Edwards, Crutchlow claims seventh‏

July 3, 2011

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Colin Edwards will start from a season best grid position in tomorrow’s Gran Premio d’Italia TIM after the American powered his Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team machine to a brilliant sixth place in a rain-disrupted qualifying session. And British team-mate Cal Crutchlow will head the third row in seventh position after he finished just 0.047s […]

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MotoGP – Contrasting conditions halt Edwards and Crutchlow’s progress‏

July 2, 2011

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Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team riders Colin Edwards and Cal Crutchlow battled the elements once again today to finish a rain disrupted opening day of practice at the spectacular Mugello circuit in sixth and 11th places respectively. After rain dominated the recent Silverstone and Assen races, there was welcome respite when Edwards and Crutchlow took […]

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MotoGP – Heroic Cal Crutchlow fights for front row in Assen

June 25, 2011

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Cal Crutchlow demonstrated his skill and bravery to mount a stunning challenge for a maiden front row grid position at the world famous Circuit van Drenthe in Assen this afternoon. The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider powered his YZR-M1 machine to a best time of 1.35.329 to move into third position with less than […]

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