Marc Márquez (Honda/5th): “Rain saved my life” / MotoGP

Márquez fans were hoping for a podium finish for the six-time MotoGP champion on a rainy day in Buriram. The Repsol Honda star himself was satisfied with fifth place after a “solid race”. Meanwhile, Marc Márquez looked set to claim his 100th “premier class” podium in the wet race at Buriram. The eight-time world champion … Read more

Fabio Quartararo (17th): “It only got worse” / MotoGP

Yamaha factory rider Fabio Quartararo had a day to forget. The Frenchman did not finish in the points in the MotoGP class race in Thailand, so the battle for the championship is wide open again. In 2019, Marc Márquez won the world championship in the MotoGP class in the 15th of 19 races of the … Read more

Aleix Espargaró (11th) to Quartararo: “Tell them!” / MotoGP

The MotoGP weekend in Thailand was a busy one for Aprilia rider Aleix Espargaró. He finished 11th in the race despite receiving a penalty and a broken wing in a collision with Brad Binder. After a good start from 13th, Aleix Espargaró met Brad Binder (Red Bull-KTM) in the Buriram race. The two touched and … Read more

Jack Miller (Ducati): Broken engine, no 2nd chance / MotoGP

After his outstanding victory at Motegi, Ducati Lenovo factory rider Jack Miller was slowed by technical problems in MotoGP qualifying at the Chang International Circuit in Buriram/Thailand. In qualifying for the GP of Thailand, Jack Miller lost 0.435 seconds to fellow Ducati brand Marco Bezzecchi (Mooney VR46), who will ride from pole position for the … Read more

Buriram FP3: Best time for Jorge Martin – 11 Marquez / MotoGP

After FP3 at the GP of Thailand, an exciting qualifying awaits. Four Ducatis are ahead, 5th Fabio Quartararo. Marc Márquez not in Q2 so far. Like both sessions on Friday, FP3 in the MotoGP class at Buriram took place on a dry track. The GP circus is back at the Thailand GP at the Chang … Read more

Fabio Quartararo: “Hope we never go there again” / MotoGP

The first day in Buriram went well for Yamaha rider Fabio Quartararo. After the two free practice sessions in the MotoGP class on Friday, the Frenchman is in 5th place, in the end he could not improve any more. Championship leader Fabio Quartararo finished second to Marc Marquez (Honda) in FP1 in the MotoGP class … Read more

Buriram FP2: Zarco tops, Marc Marquez holds on to P4 / MotoGP

Johann Zarco set the best time on Friday in a turbulent final stage of FP2 in Thailand, the Pramac veteran leading a Ducati trio. Aprilia ace Aleix Espargaró missed the jump to the provisional top 10. The skies were overcast over the Chang International Circuit, FP2 in the MotoGP class took place on Friday in … Read more

Thai GP on ServusTV: Quartararo advantage? / MotoGP

ServusTV broadcasts the Thai Grand Prix live on Saturday and Sunday, but also offers the option to look it up. Gustl Auinger analyzes the starting position in the MotoGP title fight in advance. The second stage of the Far East Tour takes the MotoGP stars in the final sector of the world championship to a … Read more

Massimo Rivola (Aprilia): “We turned it up” / MotoGP

A blunder by the Aprilia squad cost Aleix Espargaró a chance to gain ground in the race for the MotoGP title at Motegi. Massimo Rivola wants to learn from the mistake. “In short: we messed it up,” Aprilia race director Massimo Rivola commented on the eco-mapping mishap that forced Aleix Espargaró to change bikes after … Read more

Pit Beirer: “Brad Binder is a gigantic rider” / MotoGP

After Brad Binder’s second place at the Motegi GP in Japan, KTM managed to return to the podium. Race director Pit Beirer was also happy with Oliveira’s 5th place. After grid positions 3 and 8 for Brad Binder and Miguel Oliveira, the Red Bull KTM factory team were delighted with an excellent starting position for … Read more