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Alex de Angelis 'critical' after MotoGP FP4 crash

The San Marino rider has an intracranial hematoma and is being monitored closely

ALEX DE ANGELIS is in a critical but stable condition following a heavy crash in the final practice session ahead of MotoGP qualifying at the Twin Ring Motegi on Saturday.

The San Marino rider was airlifted to the Dokkyo Hospital in Mibu for further examination and treatment after crashing midway through FP4. 

De Angelis ...  Continue reading

MotoGP 2015: championship standings after Motegi

Rossi leading with three rounds remaining of the 2015 MotoGP championship

VALENTINO Rossi remains in charge of the 2015 MotoGP championship with 283 points, while team-mate Jorge Lorenzo is only 18 points adrift. 

Many Rossi fans are now hoping for a 10th Grand Prix title after the Italian extended his championship lead at Motegi. Lorenzo finished third while Rossi was second. 

Marc Marquez is ...  Continue reading

MotoGP 2015: Motegi race results

Valentino Rossi extends his championship lead

REPSOL Honda’s Dani Pedrosa has taken his 50th Grand Prix victory at Motegi in Japan with Valentino Rossi in second.   

The race started on time despite a two-hour delay to the morning’s warm up session, but the track remained damp meaning all riders went for wets.

Rossi took the lead into Turn ...  Continue reading

The electric bike with a 236-mile range

‘Electric touring motorcycle’ has 24 batteries and does over 200 miles on a single charge

IF there’s one thing holding electric motorcycles back, it’s probably their limited range. Buy one now and you’ll be lucky to get 80 miles on a charge.

But the plug sockets just moved further apart.

Called the Storm Pulse, this ‘electric touring motorcycle’ will do a claimed 236 miles on a single charge, ...  Continue reading

The sweetest Suzaki we've ever seen

This is the bike we've been waiting for

Fair play, those are some serious modifications.

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Road test: Royal Enfield Continental GT review

With a range of new Royal Enfields on the way, we give the firm's current flagship another look

AN interesting year lies ahead for Royal Enfield. At least three new models are expected using two new engine platforms including a parallel-twin.

The Indian firm is opening a Continue reading

Kawasaki's new 2016 ZX-10R

The 2016 ZX-10R: it's got the lot

KAWASAKI has just unveiled its heavily updated 2016 ZX-10R.

Kawasaki released teaser images a month ago, saying that for 2016 the ZX-10R would be getting some updates, but the 2016 incarnation has been comprehensively reworked and now includes:

2015 Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix entry list released

31 riders from 11 different countries are entered to race at the Guia circuit

THIS YEAR’S Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix entry list has been released which include 31 riders from 11 different countries.

An impressive entry for the 49th Edition includes previous winners Stuart Easton, Ian Hutchinson, Michael Rutter and John McGuinness, but the most impressive statistic is the number of riders entered.

Alongside 30 other riders, ...  Continue reading

Honda confirms Hayden's 2016 WSBK switch

The Kentucky Kid is set to join the Ten Kate Honda Team

HONDA have confirmed today that current MotoGP rider Nicky Hayden will switch to World Superbikes in 2016 to join the Ten Kate Honda Team alongside current WSBK rider Michael van der Mark.

Hayden, a former MotoGP World Champion, will be spearheading Honda's campaign for the 2016 World Superbike season on-board the CBR1000RR ...  Continue reading

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