Who’s faster? Superbike or Supermoto?

April 20th, 2015 6:06 pm by

Michelin puts together American superbike racer Kenny Noyes against supermoto racer Sylvain Bidart from France. The result? This epic video.

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Hafizh Syahrin finished 10th on GRAN PREMIO RED BULL of Argentina Moto2

April 20th, 2015 2:23 pm by
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Hafizh finished 10th in Moto2 at GRAN PREMIO RED BULL of Argentina 2015

GRAN PREMIO RED BULL of ARGENTINA
Date: April 19, , 2015
Rd: 3
Circuit: Circuit of Termas de Rio Hindo
PETRONAS Raceline Malaysia’s Hafizh Syahrin Abdullah put on another brilliant performance to finish the hotly contested Moto2 race in 10th place during Sunday’s Argentina Grand Prix at the Termes de Rio Honda Circuit.
The PETRONAS Talent Development rider who started 16th on the grid enjoyed another rocket start to immediately join frontrunners in ninth position in the opening lap before Italian, Simone Corse crashed in front of Hafizh and almost took him out.
Following that, Hafizh dropped back to 12th before working himself up the field to complete the 23-lap race in 39’55.813s ahead of Luis Salom and Moto2 reigning Champion, Tito Rabat who finished 11th and 12th respectively.

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Round 3: Argentina MotoGP™ – Relentless Rossi grabs amazing Argentina MotoGP™ victory

April 20th, 2015 2:03 pm by
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Valentino Rossi Movistar-Yamaha-MotoGP, Argentina MotoGP race winner

Bridgestone slick compounds: Front: Soft, Medium & Hard; Rear: Medium & Hard (Asym.) & Ex-hard (Symmetric)
Bridgestone wet tyre compounds: Soft (Main) & Hard (Alternative)
Weather:   Dry. Ambient 25-26°C; Track 37-39°C (Bridgestone measurement)
                
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s put in one of the performances of his career to win his second race of the year at Argentina’s Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo ahead of Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso and CWM LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow.
Starting from the third row of the grid, Rossi worked his way through the field and showed excellent pace during the race – including setting a new Circuit Record Lap time on the twentieth lap – to chase down early race leader Marc Marquez who led the first twenty-three laps of the contest. On the penultimate lap, Rossi managed to pass Marquez for the race lead, with the Repsol Honda Team rider then crashing out while the two were challenging for position. Rossi would go on to win by 5.685 seconds from Dovizioso in second place, while a last-gasp pass by Crutchlow on Andrea Iannone ensured the British rider finished in third for his first podium with his new team.

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SUPERPOLE QUALIFYING INTRODUCED FOR UB130 FROM 2015 ONWARDS

April 17th, 2015 10:59 am by

The SuperPole qualifying format will be introduced in the Underbone 130cc category for the 2015 season

The Underbone 130cc qualifying will undergo a shake-up starting this year with the FIM Asia Road Racing Championship promoter set to introduce a Superpole format as opposed to the usual 40-minute qualifying session with the goal of increasing entertainment value for race goers. Read the rest of this entry »

Harley-Davidson Street 750 launched at RM62,888

April 15th, 2015 4:14 pm by

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New Harley-Davidson Street 750 debuts in Malaysia alongside Naza World Custom Works division.

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