Viñales Fastest At Phillip Island MotoGP Test Day Two

Viñales Fastest At Phillip Island MotoGP Test Day Two

Thankfully, day two of MotoGP testing at Phillip Island was a dry one. Following a good showing in second place in the wet yesterday, Maverick Viñales proved it wasn’t a fluke by lapping fastest in the dry today. His margin of superiority wasn’t much, though, as the top ten were all within one second of Viñales’ time. 1. ˄ Maverick Viñales ESP Team Suzuki Ecstar (GSX-RR) 1m 29.131s [Lap 63/64] 2. ˄ Marc Marquez ESP Repsol…

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Honda: Rain Damps Phillip Island MotoGP Practice Testing

Honda: Rain Damps Phillip Island MotoGP Practice Testing

Preseason testing is an important time of year for MotoGP fans – and the teams, too. Unfortunately, rain limited the testing performed at Phillip Island. Testing will continue for two more days, so stay tuned… Begin Honda Press Release Bad weather affects first day of Phillip Island test Day one of the test at Phillip Island was affected by poor weather conditions, with intermittent light rainfall and strong winds, and maximum air and track temperatures…

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MotoGP 2015 Phillip Island Results

MotoGP 2015 Phillip Island Results

Today’s Pramac Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix had something for every taste and budget. Repsol Honda defending double world champion Marc Marquez, in his season of discontent, laid down an historic last lap to seize the victory from Yamaha mullah Jorge Lorenzo. Lorenzo, trailing teammate Valentino Rossi by 18 points coming in, was blessed today by a statement performance from factory Ducati #1 Andrea Iannone who slipped past Rossi one more time on the final lap…

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MotoGP 2015 Phillip Island Preview

MotoGP 2015 Phillip Island Preview

Movistar Yamaha idol Jorge Lorenzo, he of the two fairly recent world championships, has a steep hill to climb to set up a climactic finale to the 2015 season in Valencia. Which, in turn, necessitates opening a can of whupass on his legendary Italian teammate and rival, Valentino Rossi this week in Australia and next time out in Malaysia. It’s hard to envision Rossi, at this stage of his career, allowing an 18 point lead…

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