This is the aftermath of MotoGP 'Rookie' Marc Marquez's crash in the third day of testing at Sepang.The Repsol Honda rider lowsided into the final corner at Sepang, a hairpin. He returned to the track shortly after and went on to set his fastest time of the day. Proving that he's...
GERMAN magazine Motorrad have produced a mock-up of what they believe the forthcoming new Honda RCV will look like. The mock-up shows something akin to a 2012 Fireblade combined with a MotoGP RC213V, sporting racing swing arm, suspension and stubby
, which Japanese magazine Young Machine have dubbed the RCV1.Despite this only being an artist's impression, Japanese magazines have traditionally been pretty good at predicting the route their manufacturers are going to take. We hope the pictures
REWIND to the start of the four-stroke MotoGP era and you couldn't move for rumours that manufacturers were all going to launch road-going versions of their prototype racers.In reality, only Ducati ever did it, with the uber-expensive Desmosedici RR, but there were always strong ...
HONDA'S road-going MotoGP-inspired superbike could cost as little as £38,000 according to some Japanese reports – but others put the price as high as quarter of a million pounds!The whole issue is confused because Honda is developing not one but two machines, both derived from th...
Honda announced in a dry-as-you-like press release that a new bike was coming. Not another motorcycle-cum-medical aid like the DN-01 or Integra, this is going to be a proper bike.A bike in a similar vein to previous bikes in the RC series, the RC30, RC45 and RC51, aimed squarely...
HONDA have rolled out their 1,000cc MotoGP machine as Casey Stoner lapped the Jerez circuit yesterday.In the same guise as the RC212V, Stoner took advantage of the two week break before the Grand Prix of Catalunya to sample Honda's prototype for the 2012 rule changes.Commenting o...
switching from Honda to Ducati, and how 250 double champ Dani Pedrosa was blistering in almost his first outings on the RCV Honda 990. Sure, it's very impressive. But these are only single laps. It's when they start having to string 25 of them all together
RCV was the ruler of the 990 era, smoking tyres on the way to three world championships. The HRC machine proved to be the most versatile MotoGP racer taking victories in the hands of Rossi, Gibernau, Biaggi, Hayden, Barros et al.Considering these have
DON’T be fooled by the fact it looks near-identical to the existing Honda GP machine – this 2014-spec RC213V is said to be almost entirely new.While the main bodywork change is a new ‘smiley’ face for the RC-V, with a single upturned mouth instead
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