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Signs of the times

So the Sepang test is over, what did we learn from it? As usual, a lot but not a lot. I learned a long time ago not to place too much stock in testing times as I think I have noted before. There are … [Read more...]

The changing of the guard

photo courtesy of foxsportsasia. By now all my regular readers will be aware that I am an unashamed Marc Marquez fan. While I would love to be able to have an Aussie rider in the top team for whom … [Read more...]

Falling star

Last weekend's Italian Grand Prix at Mugello was significant for a number of reasons, some trivial, some important. Importantly, World Champion, Jorge Lorenzo, reasserted his dominance at the top of … [Read more...]

Looking back, looking forward

With the start of the 2013 MotoGp season looming quickly, this very candid interview with HRC boss Shuhei Nakamoto, reveals what he thought of the 2012 season, what he hopes for for 2013 and what a … [Read more...]

End of year report

The season is over in the two major classes of international racing so it's time for me to send the riders out their Report Cards for their efforts. I'll start with MotoGp. Here goes. A+ Jorge … [Read more...]

Gallon of petrol and a match

It's a standard joke in our family that, if we see a car pulled up on the side of the road with the bonnet up, someone will say, "Gallon of petrol and a match, mate." and everyone laughs. It doesn't … [Read more...]