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Articles for MotoGP 2009 News

MotoGP Motegi Practice

Friday, April 24, 2009
Fiat Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi and Ducati Marlboro’s Casey Stoner were both off to a good start in the first day of practice at the Twin Ring Montegi circuit in Japan.

MotoGP Motegi Preview

Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Casey Stoner will seek another victory against the reigning Champ Valentino Rossi as the 2009 MotoGP field makes an early visit to Japan's Twin Rings Motegi Circuit.

Day of Stars Offers insider Look at MotoGP

Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Riders for Health and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca have announced that 50 lucky motorcycle racing fans will have the opportunity to enjoy a “Day of Stars” for a unique insider’s look at the 2009 Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix.

Ducati’s Carbon Fiber Desmosedici Frame

Wednesday, April 15, 2009
The light, rigid Desmosedici GP9 monocoque carbon fiber frame is designed to make the engine the central element to which the main frame, rear sub-frame and rear suspension system are connected.

MotoGP Qatar in Photos

Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Motocycle USA brings you a look at the opening MotoGP race in Qatar.

MotoGP Qatar Insider

Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Buckets of rain in Qatar, Stoner and Rossi battling, Hayden struggling, Edwards stirring things up… Get an inside view of the MotoGP paddock right here at Motorcycle USA.

MotoGP Racing Qatar Results

Monday, April 13, 2009
Ducati's Casey Stoner and Champion Valentino Rossi fight for the opening round of the 2009 MotoGP Championship at Qatar.

MotoGP Qatar Sunday Race Canceled

Sunday, April 12, 2009
Stoner, Rossi... or something unexpected? Find out what happened in the first Grand Prix of the 2009 MotoGP season held under the lights of Qatar.

MotoGP Qatar Qualifying Results

Saturday, April 11, 2009
The stage has been set for the first race of the 2009 MotoGP season and the results of tonight's qualifying under the lights are in.

MotoGP Qatar Practice Report

Friday, April 10, 2009
Valentino Rossi and Casey Stoner continue their rivalry at Qatar, with the first 45-minute practice session in the books.

EXEDY Sponsors Fiat Yamaha MotoGP Team

Friday, April 10, 2009
EXEDY Corporation has become an official sponsor of the Fiat Yamaha MotoGP Team and will also supply all clutches and related parts for Rossi and Lorenzo's YZR-M1s.

Petronas Sponsors Fiat Yamaha MotoGP Team

Thursday, April 9, 2009
Yamaha Motor Co. has signed a three-year agreement with PETRONAS that will see the Malaysian national oil and gas corporation become an important new Official Sponsor and Premium Partner of the Fiat Yamaha Team.

2009 MotoGP Season Preview

Wednesday, April 8, 2009
Valentino Rossi and Casey Stoner extend their MotoGP rivalry into 2009, but will another GP rider rise to the challenge? Get your MotoGP fix here at Motorcycle USA in our MotoGP season preview as well as extensive coverage throughout the season.

Rizla Suzuki Red Cross Charity Auction

Tuesday, April 7, 2009
The Suzuki Victorian Bushfire Charity Auction offers the chance to go behind the scenes of MotoGP and win gear. Proceeds will go to the Australian Red Cross.

MotoGP Jerez Test Day 2 Team Reports

Monday, March 30, 2009
Check out the latest word from the MotoGP teams as they finish up their last day of testing in Jerez, Spain.

MotoGP Jerez Test Eye Candy

Sunday, March 29, 2009
Photographer Martin Heath brings you an inside look at MotoGP's recent official test in Jerez, Spain.

Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Heads to Jerez Test

Monday, March 23, 2009
The Rizla Suzuki MotoGP team is on its way to Jerez in Spain for the final test before the start of the 2009 MotoGP season.

John Hopkins to World Superbike on Honda

Friday, March 20, 2009
Former Kawasaki MotoGP rider John Hopkins has found a new home in World Superbike racing for the Stiggy Motorsports Honda team.

San Carlo Honda Gresini Launches Campaign

Thursday, March 19, 2009
The San Carlo Honda Gresini MotoGP team officially launched its 2009 campaign yesterday in Milan.

Suzuki and Rizla Continue MotoGP Partnership

Monday, March 16, 2009
Suzuki Motor Corporation and Rizla of the Imperial Tobacco Group will continue their MotoGP partnership through 2009.