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2014 Recap – Round 2 Grand Prix of the Americas


The second round of the 2014 MotoGP season saw the paddock travel West to the Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas. The circuit has quickly become a favourite of riders, teams and spectators. Stefan Bradl started his season … Continue reading

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Hayden: Still quite far behind


On his final weekend with Ducati Nicky Hayden could be excused for looking towards Monday’s test aboard the Honda Production Racer but the American is keen to end his five year tenure with the team with a solid performance in … Continue reading

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Hayden needs to find two good engines


The flag to flag race raises an extra concern for Ducati’s Nicky Hayden with the American admitting that his shortage of quality engines is now likely to be a major issue. With the Bridgestone tyres blistering due to the high … Continue reading

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Edwards left to rue jump start


A ride through penalty for jumping the start cost Colin Edwards dearly at Sepang with the American eventually having to settle for just one point after what he thought was the ” best race I ever had” at Sepang. The … Continue reading

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Engine woes for Nicky Hayden could force pitlane start


An engine failure at the Malaysian Grand Prix has left Nicky Hayden in a perilous position for the remainder of the 2013 season. The American, who had switched to his freshest engine for today’s race, retired on lap eight with … Continue reading

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“Bad performance in tough conditions” by Hayden


A bad error on his fastest qualifying lap cost Nicky Hayden dearly and the American was forced to settle for 11th on the grid for tomorrow’s Malaysian Grand Prix. The qualifying session was ran in difficult conditions following a brief … Continue reading

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Setup mistake costs Hayden time but has “decent qualifying”


Racing at home for Ducati was supposed to be an advantage with the Italian manufacturer having tested extensively at Misano throughout the season but the Italian bikes lining up ninth to twelfth on the grid there seems little prospect of … Continue reading

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