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MotoGP – Stoner Laps Under 2 Minutes On Final Test Day

February 3, 2012

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On only his second lap of the day, Casey Stoner recorded a blistering fast lap of 1’59.607 which remained unbeaten for the rest of the day. The Australian rider spent this final day of testing to work on various aspects on his RC213V machine including shock settings and the new Bridgestone tyres.   Repsol Honda […]

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MotoGP – Malaysia Test Concludes With Stoner Reigning Supreme

February 3, 2012

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By MotoGP.com The third and final day of the Official MotoGP™ Test concluded on Thursday at Sepang, with Casey Stoner breaking under the 2 minute mark on just his second lap out to dominate the field by over half a second. The first on-track MotoGP action of the year concluded on Thursday at the Sepang […]

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MotoGP – Repsol Honda Team on top on day two in Sepang‏

February 2, 2012

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The Repsol Honda Team has enjoyed a productive second day of testing at the Sepang circuit in Malaysia with Casey Stoner topping the time sheets. After missing the first day of testing yesterday due to a back strain, Casey, the 2011 World Champion enjoyed good track conditions on his first outing on the bike in […]

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Off To Good Start, Stoner Unable To Ride In Sepang

February 1, 2012

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Today the Repsol Honda Team officially kicked off the 2012 MotoGP season with the first of three days testing at the Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia.   Due to early morning rain, the track conditions were not good enough to go out on track until midday when HRC test rider, Kosuke Akiyoshi performed the first 10 […]

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MotoGP – Repsol Honda Team Unveil 2012 Bikes

January 31, 2012

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Overnight in Malaysia, the Repsol Honda Team unveiled their 2012 RC213V bikes, with Casey Stoners #1 emblazened on the front. Here’s a gallery of images from the evening.

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MotoGP – Pedrosa Quickest At Valencia Test, Bautista Makes Honda Debut

November 10, 2011

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By MotoGP.com The Official two-day MotoGP Test at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit in Valencia concluded on Wednesday, with Dani Pedrosa and Casey Stoner fastest on their factory Hondas. The Test also saw Cal Crutchlow and Andrea Dovizioso wrapping up their first rides of the 2012 Yamaha M1, Valentino Rossi trying out an experimental Desmosedici GP12, […]

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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 opens Aragón weekend on the pace

September 17, 2011

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MotoGP: Repsol Honda rider Dani Pedrosa started the Gran Premio de Aragón as the fastest rider on Friday, setting a best time of 1’50.281 as he laid down the marker at his home race. Pedrosa’s time came in the morning session, following which the afternoon practice for the premier class was delayed and then cancelled […]

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MotoGP – Misano All Set For Round 13 As Five-Year Contract Renewal Announced

September 2, 2011

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By MotoGP.com Thursday proved to be a busy day at the Misano World Circuit as preparations for the Gran Premio Aperol di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini took shape. Early in the day a renewal of the contract currently held between the circuit and Championship organisers Dorna Sports was announced until at least […]

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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 – Tough Battle For Yamaha At Brno

August 15, 2011

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Yamaha Factory Racing riders Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies secured fourth and fifth places respectively today in a tough battle for the Grand Prix of Czech Republic. World Champion Lorenzo made a great start from second place on the grid, taking the lead on the first lap and holding off his rivals until a small […]

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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 – Refreshed Yamaha Factory Racing Ready For Brno GP

August 9, 2011

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A well deserved mid-season two week break is nearly over and Yamaha Factory Racing is preparing to continue the 2011 MotoGP battle at Brno this weekend for the Grand Prix of Czech Republic. Having spent his break relaxing in the Dominican Republic, defending World Champion Jorge Lorenzo is fighting fit and ready to continue his […]

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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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