Espargaro closes in on Silverstone lap record as Aprilia and Ducati dominate FP3
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11th to start FP3 at the British MotoGP, Francesco Bagnaia led a trio of Ducatis who were in need of finding improvements in order to secure an automatic Q2 spot.  There were no such worries for Bagnaia’s title rivals Fabio Quartararo and Aleix Espargaro as both riders were inside the top five to begin FP3.  As was the case in FP2, Espargaro began ...
British Moto3 Grand Prix, Silverstone - Free Practice (3) Results
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    Free Practice (3) results from the 2022 British Moto3 Grand Prix at Silverstone. Moto3 Silverstone - Free Practice (3) ResultsPosRiderNatTeamBikeTime1Tatsuki SuzukiJPNLeopard Racing(Honda)2m 10.713s2Deniz ÖncüTURRed Bull KTM Tech3(KTM)2m 10.833s3Daniel HolgadoSPARed Bull KTM Ajo(KTM)2m 10.966s4Andrea MignoITARivacold Snipers Team(Honda)2m 10.97...
Aleix: 0.8s Long Lap penalty ‘a joke’, ‘we have to be more professional’
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While there has been plenty of debate over whether MotoGP champion Fabio Quartararo should even have received a Long Lap for the Assen incident with Aleix Espargaro, it is the Silverstone Long Lap layout itself that has now come under fire. Usually, riders lose around 2.5-3 seconds when they run 'wide' to serve the Long Lap. But Quartararo looked t...
Jack Miller ‘got a little trigger happy, fired it at the wall’
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The factory Ducati rider lost the front of his machine on entry to Stowe, at the end of the back straight, the scene of several Friday accidents. “A bit stiff now – from five weeks off, to riding into a wall ain't great, but the rest is all good!” smiled Miller on Friday evening. The several scares on the hard rear tyre, the Australian had switched...
Quartararo: Long Lap ‘in a dangerous place’, Ducati aero like ‘Fast and Furious’
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Quartararo, who was seen practicing the Long Lap at every opportunity he could, will need to serve his penalty during the opening three laps of Sunday’s British MotoGP. While Joan Mir felt the Silverstone Long Lap was too short, Quartararo felt differently: "It’s a Long Lap so it’s long, but in the end it is not so bad. I will not say that you don’...
Espargaro brands British MotoGP long lap penalty loop "a joke"
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The Yamaha rider will take the penalty after crashing with Espargaro during the Dutch TT at Assen while trying to overtake his championship rival last time out.But the Aprilia rider, who sits second in the standings and just 21 points adrift, says riders lose “just eight tenths” taking the penalty at Silverstone compared with “3.2s in Barcelona.”Es...
Miller to raise concerns about Stowe wall after MotoGP British GP FP2 crash
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The Ducati rider came off at Turn 7, sliding across the gravel runoff area before making contact with the outside wall.Though the Australian came away uninjured, albeit feeling “pretty tender,” he believes the “pretty tight” corner needs to be looked at and airbags considered as an extra measure.Miller also said it could have been a “different stor...
Ducati debuts ‘Stegosaurus’ aero in British MotoGP practice
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The Italian manufacturer has been MotoGP’s leading technical innovators for a number of years now, as it was the first to really develop aerodynamic wings on its bikes, as well as the ride height devices that have been at the centre of much debate over the past year.And on Friday at Silverstone in the latter stages of FP2, Ducati sent Gresini’s Ene...
‘Everything is normal’ - Joan Mir adamant Suzuki hasn’t given up on final season
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Although Suzuki aren't known for bringing a raft of upgrades throughout a MotoGP campaign, think more of Ducati or Aprilia for that, Mir remains adamant that the Hamamatsu-based manufacturer is giving the same amount of support as before making its shock announcement.  “We are not really used to receiving many parts in every race because it is not ...
British Moto2 Grand Prix, Silverstone - Free Practice (2) Results
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    Free Practice (2) results from the 2022 British Moto2 Grand Prix at Silverstone. Moto2 Silverstone - Free Practice (2) ResultsPosRiderNatTeamBikeTime1Augusto FernandezSPARed Bull KTM Ajo(Kalex)2m 4.573s2Jake DixonGBRGASGAS Aspar Team(Kalex)2m 4.760s3Alonso LopezSPACAG Speed Up(Boscoscuro)2m 5.129s4Tony ArbolinoITAElf Marc VDS Racing Team(Kalex)...

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