Tag Archives: Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit

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 strong finish to season


The tight and twisty confines of the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia makes it one of the more suitable tracks on the MotoGP calendar for the CRT riders. Sunday’s season ending Grand Prix should provide the riders in the class … Continue reading

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First thing that Smith learned was “MotoGP is scary!”


Sunday’s season closing Valencia Grand Prix marks the end of Bradley Smith’s rookie season. The Englishman, who holds the record for most points by a British rookie, came into the premier class with Tech3 having received lots of criticism for … Continue reading

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Cudlin explains phantom Philip Island black flag


Damian Cudlin was wrongly shown the black flag during the Australian Grand Prix and afterwards Race Direction apologised to the PBM rider for the confusion. Racing in front of his home fans Cudlin had hoped for a stronger race performance … Continue reading

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Smith thrilled following best weekend of season


Bradley Smith finished sixth in a chaotic Australian Grand Prix after arguably the strongest weekend of his rookie MotoGP campaign. The Tech3 Yamaha rider made a stunning start from the third row and was in fourth position at the first … Continue reading

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Pedrosa hails best Phillip Island MotoGP result


Dani Pedrsoa has never excelled at Philip Island, the Spaniard has one victory in the 250cc class to his name, and the Spaniard was thrilled to have a career best day in MotoGP at the Australian circuit. Pedrosa finished second, … Continue reading

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Rossi celebrates first flag-to-flag podium


Valentino Rossi converted a front row start into his sixth podium of the 2013 season at the shortened Australian Grand Prix. The race became a 19 lap dash with mandated pitstops at half distance because of severe tyre blistering due … Continue reading

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