Tag Archives: Aspar

de Puniet expects to announce plans this weekend


Randy de Puniet, a five time 250cc race winner, and a fixture on the MotoGP grid since 2006 faces an uncertain future following a difficult year at Aspar riding the ART machine. Speaking in Valencia after the opening day of … Continue reading

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Laverty looking for more at Valencia


Handling problems held Michael Laverty back on the opening day of practice ahead of Sunday’s Valencia Grand Prix. The PBM rider admitted that he was suffering from a “sharp slide” exiting some of the slower corners around the circuit and … Continue reading

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Hayden scores best result since Mugello


His Thursday confirmation of signing for Aspar meant that Nicky Hayden has no doubts about his plans for next season and the American celebrated with his best result since the Italian Grand Prix by finishing seventh at Philip Island. Speaking … Continue reading

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Esparagaro claims second CRT crown


Aleix Espargaro wrapped up a second consecutive CRT world championship today at Philip Island by finishing eleventh in a chaotic Australian Grand Prix. The Aspar rider made mathematically certain of the title today but it has never been in doubt … Continue reading

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“Good possibility” of Laverty and Lowes at PBM in 2014


Paul Bird Motorsport are yet to confirm their riders for 2014 but the team today dropped their firmest hints yet about their rider line-up for next season. When asked about their likely line-up of Michael Laverty and Alex Lowes the … Continue reading

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Laverty pleased to fight at Misano


Michael Laverty finished 18th at the San Marino Grand Prix but having battled with Randy de Puniet throughout the 28 lap race the Irishman saw a lot of positives from the race and left him clearly feeling optimistic for the … Continue reading

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Hayden: Aprilia ‘not done deal’, ‘touchy’ to miss new Ducati test


In his last race in Italy as an Ducati rider Nicky Hayden had to settle for a top ten finish but after the race the American made his disappointment clear to the media after what was one of the more … Continue reading

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