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Articles for MotoGP 2009 News

MotoGP LeMans Final Qualifying

Saturday, May 16, 2009
Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa earned the first pole position of the 2009 season after a sneaking a last second flying lap at the end of the final session.

MotoGP Le Mans Practice

Friday, May 15, 2009
A rain-shortened Friday practice session in Le Mans left Andrea Dovizioso leading the MotoGP paddock on his Repsol Honda RC212V, followed closely by Ducati Marlboro’s Casey Stoner and Frenchman Randy de Puniet.

Rossi Woos Paris Ahead of Le Mans

Friday, May 15, 2009
Valentino Rossi hit some of the tourist hot-spots in Paris ahead of the Le Mans MotoGP, where he will be riding for his 99th career victory.

Tech 3 Celebrates 20th Birthday in Le Mans

Thursday, May 14, 2009
The French-based Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team celebrates their 20th year of racing Grand Prix at the iconic Le Mans circuit this weekend.

Rookies Cup’s Stafford Recovering at Home

Thursday, May 14, 2009
Harry Stafford, badly concussed after crashing during the first Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup race of the season in Jerez on May 2nd, is now at home in England and continues to make a good recovery.

MotoGP Le Mans Preview

Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Yamaha’s Valentino Rossi leads Ducati's Casey Stoner as the MotoGP paddock heads to Le Mans for the Grand Prix of France. Extended practice time and new management are among the changes for Round 4 of the 2009 Championship.

Troy Bayliss Begins Ducati GP9 Testing

Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Troy Bayliss completed his first day of testing for Ducati on board the Desmosedici GP9 at Mugello Circuit in Italy. It was the first time the World Superbike champion had been on an 800cc MotoGP machine.

Indianapolis GP Ticket Deal from AMA

Tuesday, May 12, 2009
Members of the American Motorcyclist Association can purchase an exclusive reduced-price ticket package for the 2009 Red Bull Indianapolis MotoGP weekend, scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 28-30.

Bayliss to Test Ducati MotoGP Bike

Thursday, May 7, 2009
Troy Bayliss will test the GP9 at the Mugello circuit May 12-14, joining Ducati’s long-time test rider Vittoriano Guareschi.

MotoGP Jerez Insider

Wednesday, May 6, 2009
With all the love that was flowing after Valentino Rossi won the MotoGP in Jerez it is safe to say Spring has officially arrived in Spain. Unfortunately, not everyone could join the festivities.

Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Jerez Results

Tuesday, May 5, 2009
It was an eventful opening round for the teenage racers in the third Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup that took place this weekend in Jerez, Spain. Norway's Sturla Fagerhaug now leads in the points standings

MotoGP Jerez Results

Sunday, May 3, 2009
Valentino Rossi, was looking for his first win of the 2009 MotoGP season at Jerez. Find out the Doctor’s fate, along with the other title contenders in these MotoGP Jerez results.

MotoGP Jerez Qualifying

Saturday, May 2, 2009
Jorge Lorenzo keeps the MotoGP momentum rolling with a pole position for tomorrow’s Jerez GP. The Spaniard is joined on the front row by Dani Pedrosa and Casey Stoner, with Valentino Rossi leading Row 2.

MotoGP Jerez Practice

Friday, May 1, 2009
Valentino Rossi clocks the fastest time in the Free Practice session at the Jerez de la Frontera in Southern Spain, followed by Loris Capirossi, Casey Stoner and Jorge Lorenzo.

MotoGP Rookies Cup Jerez Practice

Friday, May 1, 2009
14-year-old Japanese rider Daijiro Hiura took pole at at the two sessions of qualifying for the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup in Jerez, Spain.

MotoGP Jerez Preview

Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Jorge Lorenzo leads the charge into his home Grand Prix at Jerez de la Frontera circuit in Southern Spain. Rossi, Stoner, and the other paddock elites are intent on not letting the Spaniard take a double.

Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup TV Stream

Wednesday, April 29, 2009
The launch of Rookies TV means you can watch the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup in Jerez from an online stream.

MotoGP Motegi Insider

Tuesday, April 28, 2009
Lorenzo flashes his MotoGP brilliance at Motegi with an impressive victory over Valentino Rossi. Read more about the news from the Grand Prix paddock in the latest version of the MotoGP Insider.

MotoGP Motegi Results

Sunday, April 26, 2009
Valentino Rossi and Casey Stoner were expected to duke it out in Motegi, but what rider came out on top? Find out the MotoGP Motegi result here at Motorcycle USA.

MotoGP Motegi Qualifying

Saturday, April 25, 2009
The rainy MotoGP season continues, with Motegi qualifying canceled. Friday’s practice results determine the starting positions for the final race and put Rossi on pole.