On This Day: 26 April Edition

The COVID-19 pandemic may have wiped out the sporting calendar but on Sunday 26 April in years gone by there has been racing action, with just three examples below. 1998 Formula 1 San Marino Grand Prix The 1998 edition of the San Marino Grand Prix was the fourth round of the Formula 1 season. Heading […]

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Jorge Lorenzo’s retirement

The 2019 MotoGP season is over and with it the career of Jorge Lorenzo who announced his retirement from the sport after a difficult season aboard the factory Honda. Rumours about whether Lorenzo would be retiring from the sport have circulated throughout the season, with those rumours finally ending when Lorenzo announced he would not […]

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Lorenzo goes to Ducati

After some speculation and then talk of when not if he would go, it was finally announced on Monday 18th April that Spanish MotoGP rider, Jorge Lorenzo, will be leaving Yamaha to join Ducati for 2017. The deal is, according to some reports, for two years with an option of a third and leaves either […]

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Yamaha Title Showdown

This weekend is the Valencia Grand Prix, the final round in the 2015 MotoGP season. Both the Yamaha’s of Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo are in contention for the title with Lorenzo seven points behind Rossi in the standings. Valentino Rossi As mentioned above, Rossi currently leads the Riders Championship by seven points. His task […]

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Lorenzo vs Rossi

This weekend MotoGP heads to Sepang for the Malaysian Grand Prix. It is the penultimate round of the 2015 season and will once again see the two factory Yamaha riders of Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi attempt to improve their title aspirations. Currently, Lorenzo is eleven points behind Rossi in the standings with two races […]

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Races during September

There are plenty of races taking place during September. Below is a weekend by weekend breakdown of what will be taking place this month. 5th-6th September The opening weekend of September sees Formula One and European Formula Three in action. The F1 drivers and teams head to Monza, Italy where Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen […]

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Pre Race: Czech Grand Prix

2014 Winners: Moto3 – Alexis Masbou; Moto2 – Esteve Rabat; MotoGP – Dani Pedrosa; Following on from the Indianapolis Grand Prix, MotoGP and its feeder categories head to the Czech Republic this weekend. Moto3 Variable weather conditions last time out in Indianapolis meant that Danny Kent’s championship lead was cut by ten points as he […]

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