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MotoGP COTA Practice Cancelled

With large storms hitting the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) on Saturday morning, all three classes have had their Free Practice 3 session canceled. The lightning and heavy rain have simply left the track too dangerous to venture out on. This meant that several delays culminated in canceled sessions. However, this weather had been predicted and resulted in… Continue reading MotoGP COTA Practice Cancelled

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Moto2 and Moto3 Testing Ends with Lowes and Fenati on Top Again

As the final day of pre-season testing kicked off, some might be forgiven for having a sense of deja vu. However, the previous fastest lap times were smashed as riders seek to make a statement ahead of the first race. Moto2 Sam Lowes and his Federal Oil Gresini bike enjoyed another day at the top of the timing sheets after… Continue reading Moto2 and Moto3 Testing Ends with Lowes and Fenati on Top Again

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Lowes & Fenati on Top for Penultimate Day of Moto2 and Moto3 Testing

The penultimate day of pre-season testing got underway with much improved conditions at the Losail track in Qatar, after the blustery start to Friday. Moto2 The day ended with Sam Lowes and his Federal Oil Gresini bike fastest. He set a time of 1:58.824, placing him just 0.055s ahead of Remy Gardner. They were the only two riders to dip… Continue reading Lowes & Fenati on Top for Penultimate Day of Moto2 and Moto3 Testing