Thursday, June 14, 2012
MotoGP Race Preview: Grand Prix of Great Britain
A preview of the Grand Prix of Great Britain World Championship event June 17
Thursday, June 07, 2012
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Brick Program
Monday, June 04, 2012
MotoGP Race Report: Grand Prix of Catalunya
Thursday, May 31, 2012
MotoGP Race Preview: Grand Prix of Catalunya
Monday, May 21, 2012
MotoGP Race Report: Grand Prix of France
Jorge Lorenzo regained the points lead with a dominant victory Sunday, May 20 in the Grand Prix of France, but the MotoGP World Championship buzzed after the race for another reason.
The Doctor is back on the box.
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Legendary MotoGP Champion Stoner To Retire, Will Ride One Of Final Races At IMS
Red Bull Indianapolis GP fans can see one of the final races of the illustrious motorcycle racing career of two-time MotoGP World Champion Casey Stoner on Aug. 17-19 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, as Stoner announced May 17 that he will retire after the 2012 season.
Wednesday, May 09, 2012
Injury Sidelines American MotoGP Star Edwards Until Early June
American Colin Edwards is scheduled to return to the MotoGP World Championship at the Grand Prix of Catalunya on June 3 after undergoing successful surgery May 7 to repair a broken collarbone. He will miss the next race, the French Grand Prix, on May 20 at Le Mans.
Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Brockway Public House To Host MotoGP Viewing Party
Monday, May 07, 2012
MotoGP Race Report: Grand Prix Of Portugal
Reigning World Champion Stoner now has won at every circuit on the current MotoGP schedule after earning his first victory at Estoril on his Repsol Honda, beating rival and fellow World Champion Jorge Lorenzo to the finish by 1.421 seconds.
Friday, May 04, 2012
MotoGP Race Preview: Grand Prix of Portugal
Reigning MotoGP World Champion Casey Stoner earned his first career victory at the Jerez Circuit with a stunning triumph April 29 in the Spanish Grand Prix. He rode his Repsol Honda from the fifth starting spot on the grid to victory over Yamaha rival Jorge Lorenzo by .947 of a second.
Monday, April 30, 2012
MotoGP Race Report: Grand Prix of Spain
Reigning MotoGP World Champion Stoner earned his first career victory at the Jerez Circuit with a stunning triumph April 29 in the Spanish Grand Prix. He rode his Repsol Honda from the fifth starting spot on the grid to victory over Yamaha rival Jorge Lorenzo by .947 of a second.
Friday, April 27, 2012
MotoGP Race Preview: Grand Prix of Spain
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Noyes' Notebook - Men Who Stare At GOATs
Every year at one time or another the question arises again: Who is the GOAT -- the greatest of all time?
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Rossi's Frustration Hits Boiling Point
It’s been simmering since it started, but Valentino Rossi finally boiled over at Qatar. The King of MotoGP unloaded on Ducati to the Italian press after the race, causing the expected result in Italy and beyond.
Friday, April 13, 2012
IMS Kids Club Easter Egg Hunt
A young IMS Kids Club Member shows how great the Easter Egg Hunt is from his point of view!
Friday, April 13, 2012
Onboard with the Richard Petty Driving Experience at IMS
Thursday, April 12, 2012
American Rider Rapp to Race on Wild-Card MotoGP Entry at IMS
A fourth American rider will compete in the MotoGP class at the Red Bull Indianapolis GP on Aug. 17-19 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, as veteran Steve Rapp will race on a wild-card entry fielded by Attack Performance.
Monday, April 09, 2012
MotoGP Race Report: Grand Prix Of Qatar
Jorge Lorenzo passed reigning World Champion Casey Stoner with three laps remaining and held on for victory Sunday, April 8 in the Grand Prix of Qatar, the 2012 season opener in the MotoGP World Championship.
Sunday, April 08, 2012
Jorge Lorenzo Opens 2012 With Victory In Qatar
Jorge Lorenzo (Yamaha Factory Racing) took his first premier class victory at the Losail International Circuit to open the 2012 MotoGP™ season in the best possible manner, after battling reigning World Champion Casey Stoner and the Australian's Repsol Honda team-mate Dani Pedrosa for the duration of the 22-lap race on Sunday evening. It was also a superb start to the new 1000cc era in MotoGP, as the CRT machines also made their debut in an action-packed race.
Friday, April 06, 2012
Plenty Of Changes Ahead In 2012 MotoGP Season
2011 Red Bull Indianapolis GP winner Casey Stoner is back on his Repsol Honda after winning his second World Championship, with former Indy winner Dani Pedrosa again as his teammate. 2009 Indy winner Jorge Lorenzo and American Ben Spies are teammates once again at on the Yamaha factory team. And inaugural Red Bull Indianapolis GP winner Valentino Rossi and American Nicky Hayden return to form Ducati’s factory attack of World Champions.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Noyes’ Notebook - Stoner Even Faster Than He Looks
Honda’s reigning champion, Casey Stoner, reminds paddock veterans of Mick Doohan. Jeremy Burgess used to say that Mick’s goal was to keep his name at the top of the timing monitors from the first free session right through qualifying. The reason was not so much to boost Mick’s always-strong confidence as it was to keep the pressure on his rivals.
Sunday, March 25, 2012
Stoner Sets Eyes On Qatar After Topping Pre-Season Tests
The MotoGP™ class was blessed with close to ideal conditions at Jerez on Sunday, where the third and final day of the Official Test took place. With the first practice session of the season's opening race – the Commercialbank Grand Prix of Qatar – less than two weeks away, all 21 riders who will make up the elite category grid in 2012 were able to pack in a full day's work at the southern Spanish circuit thanks to clear blue skies and favourable temperatures.
Friday, March 23, 2012
Plenty Of History, Tradition At Turn One Gate At IMS
Friday, March 23 marked what is becoming another Indianapolis Motor Speedway tradition and a sure sign that the Indianapolis 500 will soon be upon us. The placing of the racing flags atop what is now called the Turn One Gate (it used to be called Gate 1) began in the late 1990s as a way to celebrate and announce the beginning of a new IndyCar season. But it is the history of the gate, and what it has meant to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway that intrigues me.
Friday, March 23, 2012
Stoner Claims Fastest Lap At Day One At Jerez
The final official MotoGP™ Test of the pre-season at Jerez got underway on Friday with Casey Stoner laying down the fastest time, as the reigning World Champion shot to the top of the timesheet with his 54th and final lap of the opening day. Breaking the 1'40” barrier with five of his laps, it was the Repsol Honda rider's final turn of the session which left him 0.273s quicker than Jorge Lorenzo.
Stoner's blistering lap of 1'39.146 came after the Australian spent most of the latter part of the day heading out for runs of between three and four laps, as many riders found increasingly windier conditions harder to deal with.
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Easter Bunny To Appear At Free Easter Egg Hunt April 7 At IMS
The Easter Egg Hunt will be conducted in age-specific areas with thousands of eggs containing candy available to participants. In addition, a raffle will take place at 11 a.m. featuring great prizes, including race tickets to the Indianapolis 500, Super Weekend at the Brickyard and Red Bull Indianapolis GP. The event will take place rain or shine.