Espargaro wants to replicate Dovizioso at Aprilia

Aleix Espargaro says his objective with Aprilia in MotoGP is to replicate what Andrea Dovizioso has done at Ducati, describing what the Italian has done this year as “unbelievable”. Dovizioso joined Ducati in 2013, and after scoring his first podium for the Bologna marque until in 2015, he has established

Stoner details fresh chronic fatigue struggle

Casey Stoner has opened up on a fresh battle with chronic fatigue that has left him unable to stay fit enough to do any meaningful riding. The retired two-time MotoGP champion revealed on the latest episode of the Rusty’s Garage podcast that he’s currently on medication to deal with a

Dovizioso wants more from ‘very interesting’ new Ducati chassis

Andrea Dovizioso says he is happy with the early signs from Ducati’s “very interesting” 2020 prototype chassis – but warns the gains are “not as big as we want”. Dovizioso called for improvements in turning already during the 2019 season and it is this area where he feels the new

Marquez: Honda adaptation smoother than expected

Honda’s new MotoGP signing Alex Marquez says he was more comfortable with the RC213V bike than he expected to be in Valencia testing. Marquez, drafted in to partner his brother Marc at Repsol Honda in place of the retiring Jorge Lorenzo, recovered from an early shunt in the two-day Valencia

Crutchlow: No disappointment over Repsol Honda snub

LCR’s Cal Crutchlow says he is not disappointed to have been passed over for the Repsol Honda MotoGP ride vacated by Jorge Lorenzo in favour of Alex Marquez. Crutchlow ended the year as second-best Honda rider in ninth in the standings in 2019 and was the only RC213V rider aside

Lecuona was in disbelief overtaking Lorenzo

MotoGP debutant Iker Lecuona has described his incredulity at overtaking three-time champion Jorge Lorenzo during a “spectacular” weekend in Valencia. The 19-year-old was drafted in by Tech 3 KTM for the 2019 season finale to replace Miguel Oliveira, and will contest his first full season in MotoGP next year alongside

Vinales ‘never got a chance to be fast’ in Valencia

Maverick Vinales says a lack of grip from the off meant he “never got a chance to be fast” in the MotoGP Valencia Grand Prix finale on Sunday. The Yamaha rider had the strongest race pace throughout practice and was expected to challenge eventual winner Marc Marquez for victory for

Marquez won’t change approach if brother gets HRC seat

MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez says he won’t change his approach should younger brother Alex become his Honda teammate in 2020, as has been strongly suggested. Motorsport.com revealed on the Saturday of the Valencia Grand Prix that Honda was closing in on a deal that would bring ’19 Moto2 champion

Valencia MotoGP: Marquez brushes off crash to top warm-up

Marc Marquez brushed off a crash at Turn 14 to top the MotoGP warm-up session ahead of this afternoon’s Valencia Grand Prix season finale. The 20-minute session was delayed by half an hour due to concerns over low track temperatures for the earlier Moto2 and Moto3 sessions in their original