Loris Baz Crash Data

Loris Baz Crash Data

Michelin withdrew its soft compound from use for the remainder of the test after Baz’s crash. The soft Michelin rear tire of Avintia Ducati rider Loris Baz suffered a major blowout at 180 mph during the morning session of the opening MotoGP 2016 season test, at Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia, on Tuesday February 2nd. Baz walked away from the crash with only minor bruising and was able to resume testing later the same day….

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After Successful Start, DeltaWing Suffers Crash At 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona: Video

After Successful Start, DeltaWing Suffers Crash At 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona: Video

The season opener of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the Rolex 24 at Daytona, is currently underway. Unfortunately for the DeltaWing from Panoz DeltaWing Racing, the race was over within a few hours due to a crash. With Andy Meyrick behind the wheel, the oddly-shaped race car, competing in the top Prototype class, crashed into… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Ferrari Enzo Wrecked In Infamous 2006 Crash Restored And Up For Sale

Ferrari Enzo Wrecked In Infamous 2006 Crash Restored And Up For Sale

Back in 2006, Bo Stefan Eriksson, who ran failed gaming console business Gizmondo and even raced in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, famously crashed a Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] Enzo on a stretch of the Pacific Coast Highway after losing control of the car in a drag race with the driver of a Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren. The Enzo, a 2004 model, was split in two… High Gear Media Network Feed

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MO (Crash) Tested: AGV Sport Element Vintage Jacket

MO (Crash) Tested: AGV Sport Element Vintage Jacket

I’ve been looking for a brown leather jacket for a while, but nothing had quite tickled my fancy. While I liked the feature set, particularly the full perforation of the Dainese Street Rider jacket John Burns recently tested, I felt it was a little too sporty in the styling for my purposes. I wanted something that would look at home on a modern classic or cruiser as it would on a sporty bike. So, when…

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MO Crash Tested: Pilot Custom Fit EVO JD40 Suit Review

MO Crash Tested: Pilot Custom Fit EVO JD40 Suit Review

Pilot Custom Fit EVO JD40 Suit Editor Score: 88.75% Aesthetics 9.5/10 Protection 9.0/10 Value 8.0/10 Comfort/Fit 9.5/10 Quality/Design 9.0/10 Weight 8.75/10 Options/Selection 9.0/10 Innovation 8.0/10 Weather Suitability 8.5/10 Desirable/Cool Factor 9.5/10 Overall Score 88.75/100 Either you have one or you don’t. If you don’t, you’ll know the moment you try to find a set of off-the-rack leathers to fit your custom-sized body. Manufacturers have a tough job when designing mass-produced riding gear, and nowhere is…

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MO Crash Tested: Alpinestars GP-Pro Leather Suit Review

MO Crash Tested: Alpinestars GP-Pro Leather Suit Review

Alpinestars GP-Pro Editor Score: 84.0% Aesthetics 9.0/10 Protection 8.0/10 Value 8.0/10 Comfort/Fit 9.5/10 Quality/Design 9.0/10 Weight 8.0/10 Options/Selection 8.5/10 Innovation 7.0/10 Weather Suitability 8.0/10 Desirable/Cool Factor 9.0/10 Overall Score 84/100 In case you haven’t heard by now, I crashed in the middle of our 2015 Literbike Track Shootout. Well, to put it more accurately, I was taken out by another rider. If you missed it, jump to the 0:41 mark of our accompanying video to…

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Casey Stoners Crash at Suzuka 8 Hour + Video

Casey Stoners Crash at Suzuka 8 Hour + Video

Former MotoGP Champion Casey Stoner suffered a serious crash during the Suzuka 8 Hour, breaking his right shoulder blade and left ankle. The crash occurred on the approach the sharp Suzuka Hairpin on Stoner’s first turn on the Team MuSASHi RT HARC-PRO Honda CBR1000RR. Stoner took over for the team’s starter, Takumi Takahashi after 24 laps. Takahashi entered the pits in second place before passing the bike over to Stoner. The 2007 and 2011 MotoGP…

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Formula One Driver Jules Bianchi Dies From Injuries Sustained In 2014 Crash

Formula One Driver Jules Bianchi Dies From Injuries Sustained In 2014 Crash

We’re sad to report that French Formula One driver Jules Bianchi has succumbed to his injuries sustained during a horrific crash in 2014’s rain-affected Japanese Grand Prix. The news was confirmed overnight in a statement released by Bianchi’s family. He was only 25 years old. Bianchi was placed in an induced coma following the… High Gear Media Network Feed

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