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MotoGP Aragon Qualifying 2012

Saturday, September 29, 2012
Dry conditions finally greeted MotoGP riders at Aragon during Saturday's qualifying session with Jorge Lorenzo, Dani Pedrosa and Cal Crutchlow battling to the final minutes for pole position.

MotoGP Aragon Friday 2012

Friday, September 28, 2012
A number of MotoGP riders opted to sit out the first free practice session at Aragon due to mixed conditions on track. By the afternoon the rain had drenched the circuit and teams worked to dial-in wet weather set-ups.

Magneti Marelli ECU Available to GP Teams

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Magneti Marelli will give MotoGP premier-class competitors the option to utilize the Italian company’s Electronic Control System on their racing machines from 2013.

Capirossi Posts 2013 MotoGP Calendar

Thursday, September 20, 2012
Former MotoGP racer Loris Capirossi posted up a list of the provisional 2013 MotoGP Calendar today on his Twitter account.

Lorenzo and Pedrosa Reflect on Title Twist

Monday, September 17, 2012
Jorge Lorenzo took a giant step towards claiming a second MotoGP world title in Misano after main rival Dani Pedrosa’s championship hopes suffered a huge blow.

Jonathan Rea Encouraged by HRC Debut

Monday, September 17, 2012
Jonathan Rea took heart from an encouraging debut MotoGP weekend in Misano after he qualified and finished inside the top 10 on Casey Stoner’s factory Honda RC213V.

Cal Crutchlow Blows Golden Podium Chance

Monday, September 17, 2012
Cal Crutchlow blew a great chance to claim a second successive MotoGP rostrum after he crashed out of contention on Lap 5 in Misano.

Rossi and Bautista Remember Simoncelli

Monday, September 17, 2012
Valentino Rossi and Alvaro Bautista dedicated their brilliant podium finishes in the Misano Grand Prix to late Italian star Marco Simoncelli.

MotoGP Misano Results 2012

Sunday, September 16, 2012
An incident packed MotoGP race at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli saw Valentino Rossi post one of his best results ever on the Ducati in dry conditions and yet another shift in overall points balance.

MotoGP Misano Qualifying 2012

Saturday, September 15, 2012
Dani Pedrosa and Jorge Lorenzo went head-to-head for the top time in MotoGP qualifying at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli in the first dry session of the weekend.

MotoGP Misano Friday 2012

Friday, September 14, 2012
MotoGP riders faced a frustrating first day at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli as precarious weather forced many to stay inside.

Marco Simoncelli Honored at Misano

Friday, September 14, 2012
In the lead-up to MotoGP action at the newly named Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, riders from all classes gathered to honor the memory of "SuperSic."

Kevin Schwantz Responds to COTA

Friday, September 14, 2012
Kevin Schwantz recently responded to Circuit of the Americas' (COTA) claim that he never had an agreement to conduct a MotoGP race at its facility.

MotoGP Misano Preview 2012

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
The battle for the MotoGP points lead is heating up between Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa. Will the Repsol rider be able to close the gap on Lorenzo at Misano?

Ben Spies Stays in MotoGP with Pramac Ducati

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
After a tumultuous year with factory Yamaha and rumors of a return to World Superbike, Ben Spies stays in MotoGP inking a deal with Pramac Ducati.

Dorna Responds to Schwantz COTA Lawsuit

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
In the wake of Kevin Schwantz’s lawsuit against the Circuit of the Americas, MotoGP rights holder Dorna has issued a statement clarifying its position in the matter.

Schwantz Sues Circuit of the Americas

Monday, September 10, 2012
The troubled Texas MotoGP race finds more controversy, as Kevin Schwantz sues the Circuit of the Americas (COTA).

MotoGP Aragon Private Test 2012

Wednesday, September 5, 2012
The Repsol Honda, Yamaha Factory and LCR Honda teams recently finished two days of private testing at the Aragon circuit in Spain.

Casey Stoner Undergoes Ankle Surgery

Thursday, August 30, 2012
Casey Stoner goes under the knife to repair damage incurred at the Indianapolis GP in his native Australia, with his return date uncertain.

Valentino Rossi Completes Misano Testing

Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Valentino Rossi finished a two-day test at Misano, and Nicky Hayden checked in reporting that his recovery is proceeding according to plan.