Rossi confirmed for Petronas Yamaha SRT in 2021 – paultan.org

It is confirmed multiple world champion and fan favourite Valentino Rossi will be joining Petronas Yamaha Sepang Racing Team (SRT) in 2021. The announcement was made via SRT’s website and Rossi is designated to ride alongside Franco Morbidelli whilst current SRT rider Fabio Quartararo moves up to the Yamaha Factory

2020 MotoGP: No respite in championship title chase – paultan.org

The 2020 MotoGP season is proving to be one of the best world championship title fights on record, with last weekend’s round at Misano yielding a sixth different winner in seven races. At the Gran Premio Tissot dell’Emilia Romagna e della Riviera di Rimini, Maverick Vinales of Monster Energy Yamaha

Misano Moto3: Fenati delivers first win for Husqvarna

Romano Fenati snatched his first Moto3 win in a year in the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at the scene of the controversial Moto2 incident which stalled his career in 2018. Fenati was banned from grand prix racing and lost his Snipers Moto2 and MV Agusta ride for 2019 in the

Remy Gardner joins Ajo KTM squad for 2021 Moto2 season

Remy Gardner will move to the KTM Ajo team for his sixth season in Moto2 in 2021, the Finnish outfit has announced. Gardner, the son of 1987 500cc champion Wayne, has been a fixture on the Moto2 grid since 2016 and has enjoyed improved fortunes since joining the SAG outfit

2020 Honda ADV150 confirmed for Malaysia launch – paultan.org

An SMS notification from Boon Siew Honda Malaysia seems to indicate the 2020 Honda ADV150 scooter will be coming to Malaysia, and fairly soon. While no real details have been made public, the SMS update says the ADV150 is confirmed as coming to Malaysian shores. As can be expected, no

Leading riders react to Martin’s positive COVID test

Leading riders from MotoGP and Moto2 have reacted to the news that Jorge Martin will miss this weekend’s San Marino Grand Prix after testing positive for COVID-19. Ajo KTM Moto2 rider Martin did not travel to Misano after testing positive for the coronavirus, becoming the first grand prix rider this

Styria Moto3: Rossi protege Vietti scores first win

Valentino Rossi protege Celestino Vietti beat Tony Arbolino in the Styrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring to claim his maiden Moto3 victory. Poleman Gabriel Rodrigo grabbed the holeshot, but was powerless to stop Snipers rider Arbolino from rocketing past on the run up the hill to Turn 3. 

Police conduct special motorcycle operation yesterday – a total of 1,421 summons issued for various offences – paultan.org

Dubbed “Motorcycle Special Operation”, Selangor police held a state-wide operation against motorcyclists. Over the course of the operation, 1,421 traffic summons were issued against 1,056 motorcycles and 365 cars, which was jointly held with JPJ, the Department of Environment and highway concessionaire Kesas. According to Selangor Traffic Investigation and Enforcement

2020 MotoGP: The crash seen around the world – paultan.org

Last weekend’s MotoGP race at Red Bull Ring in Austria, fourth in a truncated racing season caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, was spectacular for many reasons. Aside from the eventual race winner Andrea Dovisioso resigning from the Ducati Team then proceeding to hand the team their 50th MotoGP victory, the

Red Bull Ring Moto2: Martin wins after red flag for huge crash

Jorge Martin dominated a shortened Austrian Grand Prix to claim his first Moto2 win, after the race was red-flagged for a horror incident for Hafizh Syahrin. The race was red-flagged on lap four after championship leader Enea Bastianini crashed exiting the first corner, with Aspar rider Syahrin hitting the stricken