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Articles for MotoGP 2011 News

2011 MotoGP Season Honda Preview

Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Entering the 2011 MotoGP season Honda is looking mighty strong. Read more about the HRC Grand Prix effort in our season preview.

2011 MotoGP Season Ducati Preview

Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Ducati snagging Valentino Rossi is the headlining offseason move in MotoGP, but how does the Ducati effort stack up in 2011? Read more in our 2011 MotoGP season preview.

2011 MotoGP Honda Shuhei Nakamoto Interview

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Executive Vice President Shuhei Nakamoto, of Repsol Honda discusses the team's success in recent pre-season tests as well as the upcoming MotoGP Championship.

2011 MotoGP Motegi Postponed

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Due to the recent devastation in Japan the 2011 Motegi GP has been officially postponed until later in the MotoGP season.

2011 MotoGP Qatar Test Day 2

Monday, March 14, 2011
Repsol Honda's Casey Stoner and Dani Pedrosa once again topped timesheets during pre-season testing in Qatar as the MotoGP paddock prepares for its first race of the 2011 championship.

2011 MotoGP Qatar Test Day 1

Sunday, March 13, 2011
Dani Pedrosa and Casey Stoner push Repsol Honda to the top of the timesheets again as the 2011 MotoGP Championship edges closer.

Rizla Suzuki Reveals 2011 MotoGP Livery

Thursday, March 10, 2011
The 2011 Rizla Suzuki GSV-R today makes its worldwide premiere in its new livery. The machine, which Alvaro Bautista will be riding in this season's MotoGP World Championship is the final generation of the 800cc GSV-R four-stroke prototype.

Ducati MotoGP Night a Success in Italy

Monday, March 7, 2011
More than 38,000 people made it out to Ducati's MotoGP send-off in Italy where Valentino Rossi and Nicky Hayden were present to interact with fans and meet workers.

2011 MotoGP Sepang 2 Test Day 3

Thursday, February 24, 2011
The final day of MotoGP testing at Sepang wrapped up today and one thing is clear - the Hondas are fast, the Yamahas are mid-pack and the Ducatis have work to do.

2011 MotoGP Sepang 2 Test Day 2

Wednesday, February 23, 2011
It was a blistering hot day in Malaysia today at the Sepang circuit and lap times were fast as the MotoGP paddock got back to work during the second day of testing on the circuit.

2011 MotoGP Sepang 2 Test Day 1

Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Repsol Honda's Casey Stoner and Dani Pedrosa both had strong starts to their second Sepang test after posting the two-quickest laps aboard their RC212Vs.

2011 Yamaha Racing MotoGP Launch Q&A

Monday, February 21, 2011
Following Yamaha's debut of its 2011 MotoGP team, Jorge Lorenzo, Ben Spies and managing director of Yamaha Racing, Lin Jarvis, participated in a Q&A session in Sepang.

Yamaha Debuts 2011 MotoGP Team in Malaysia

Monday, February 21, 2011
Yamaha Factory Racing unveiled its new livery in Malaysia as the team attempts its third consecutive triple crown victory in 2011 with 2010 champion Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies.

Yamaha to Unveil 2011 Livery in Malaysia

Friday, February 11, 2011
Yamaha Factory Racing will unveil the final livery of its 2011 YZR-M1 on February 21 in Malaysia during the start of the MotoGP test at Sepang.

Jorge Lorenzo & Ben Spies Visit Thailand

Saturday, February 5, 2011
Yamaha teammates Jorge Lorenzo and Ben Spies made a stop in Thailand recently to visit fans following an official MotoGP test in Malaysia.

2011 MotoGP Sepang Test Day 3 Rider Quotes

Friday, February 4, 2011
In the wake of the final day of MotoGP testing at the Sepang circuit riders share their opinions on how the overall test went and their outlook for the 2011 season.

2011 MotoGP Sepang Test Day 3

Thursday, February 3, 2011
The season-opening Sepang test ends with an unlikely name atop the timesheet, Gresini Honda’s Marco Simoncelli.

2011 MotoGP Sepang Test Day 2

Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Repsol Honda’s triumvirate dominate the second day of MotoGP testing at the Sepang circuit, with Dani Pedrosa the fastest rider on the day.

2011 MotoGP Sepang Test Day 1

Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Official testing for the 2011 MotoGP season is underway at the Sepang circuit. See who led the paddock during the first day as the 2011 MotoGP Championship draws near.

Yamaha Enters 50th Year of GP Racing

Monday, January 31, 2011
The 2011 season of MotoGP will witness Yamaha in its 50th year of World Championship Grand Prix racing since winning its first victory at the French GP in 1961.