Tag Archives: Moto GP

Stoner rattles the stands

Moto Thunder at Indy

If there’s any one thing that watching Moto GP video can’t prepare you for, it’s the unimaginable noise made by the bikes – let alone a bunch of them together. Multiply that by a lot in a venue like the Indianapolis Speedway where the sound echoes between metal grandstands, and it’s literally painful.

Stoner's alternate reality

If you read report Larry Tate’s MotoGP race report this week, you’ll remember that Casey Stoner criticised race marshals for neglecting to give him a push to restart his bike after colliding with Valentino Rossi, who lost the front end and crashed just ahead of Stoner. The Australian was miffed because he felt Valentino Rossi […]

MotoGP round in Jerez

The Rain in Spain Semi-wet conditions meant Jerez MotoGP round was like a demolition derby. Clearly, MotoGP needs to schedule more wet races. The damp MotoGP event in Jerez April 3 packed more action and passing into it than most of last year’s races combined. Casey Stoner led on his Repsol Honda, Marco Simoncelli led […]