MotoGP

Classes

MotoGP
Purpose-built
Purebred racing bikes
'Prototypes'
240 HP

Moto2
140 HP
Production Based

Moto3
55 HP
Production Based
Riders 25 years or less


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Alex Marquez wins MotoGP race at Mugello
  First eSports #StayAtHomeGP
The Repsol Honda Team converted their success on track to success in the virtual world as Alex Marquez claimed a stunning first win of 2020 with Marc Marquez finishing a respectable fifth. Six laps around the Mugello circuit produced thrilling action for the first #StayAtHomeGP, riders attacking from the moment the lights went out. With a more condensed event format than a typical GP, riders had little time to refine their setting.
Fabio Quartararo: "I'm Fast On The Playstation"
  "But I'm Faster In Reality!"
The PETRONAS Yamaha Sepang Racing Team rider tells us how he’s keeping busy and adjusting to life at home awaiting the return of MotoGP action.  He's home in Andorra where he is not totally in quarantine but he tries to go out as little as possible so as not to get hit by the Coronavirus. Like all the riders he does know when they’ll start the season but of course they all need to be fit and 100% prepared whenever the first race is, so they're training hard and, of course, looking forward to starting the season.
Suzuki pulls covers off 2020 MotoGP challenger
  New team colors for 2020
Team Suzuki Ecstar begin the new decade with their sights firmly set on the future, whilst also giving a nod to their illustrious racing past. 2020 marks Suzuki’s 60th year in racing, a milestone which will be celebrated with the team’s brand-new color scheme. The elegant combination of the familiar blue mixed with a more traditional slate silver is sure to make the ambitious duo of Alex Rins and Joan Mir stand out from the pack.
Two-Strokes To Make MotoGP Return By 2026
  F1 also looking at two-stroke engines
When it comes to motorsports, there are words that most of us never thought we’d hear in connection to MotoGP. However, recent technological advances seem to suggest that a two-stroke formula could define the future of the premier motorcycling category. As such, you may need to look at a guide to bet on motorsports soon, especially if you plan to remain successful in the long run.
Alex Marquez talks wearing the Repsol Honda colors
  Joins best-ever MotoGP rider in history - his brother
With the Moto2 World Championship secured, adding to his Moto3 World Championship title from 2014, Alex Marquez moves to the Repsol Honda Team in MotoGP for the 2020 season. Racing alongside eight-time World Champion Marc Marquez, the rookie is ready to learn, adapt and fight for Rookie of the Year honors. Donning the orange, navy and white of the Repsol Honda Team for the first time, Alex Marquez outlines his ambitions for the year and what it feels like to step inside the garage of MotoGP’s most iconic team.
Marquez beats Quartararo for 12th win of 2019
  Again spanks the Yamaha rookie to give Honda triple crown
The Repsol Honda Team are 2019 triple crown Champions after Marc Marquez claimed victory number 12 of the season at the Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana, with Jorge Lorenzo scoring points in his final MotoGP ride to help Honda win the Teams Championship. Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) and Jack Miller (Pramac Racing) complete the final podium of the season.
Quartararo nips Marquez for pole in Valencia
  But can he win on Sunday?
Fabio Quartararo scored his sixth MotoGP pole position of the season after edging world champion Marc Marquez, in qualifying for the 2019 Valencia finale. The Petronas Yamaha SRT rider underlined his one lap pace by becoming the only rider to dip inside the 1:29s bracket to claim pole and his 13th front row start this year with a benchmark 1:29.978s at the checkered flag. Marquez was just 0.032s back. It was that close!
Vinales wins Malaysian MotoGP
  Ahead of charging Marquez
Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales staved off MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez’s spectacular charge to win the Malaysian Grand Prix for his second win of the 2019 season at the Sepang International Circuit on Sunday. A week after crashing out in the final lap at Phillip Island to allow Marquez win the season’s penultimate race in Australia, Vinales built an early lead and raced clear of his fellow Spaniard, who finished second after starting 11th following a crash in Q2 qualifying. Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso finished third, denying Yamaha’s Valentino Rossi a podium place.
Quartararo storms to Malaysia pole
  as Marquez crashes
Rookie Fabio Quartararo took a stunning pole position in a hectic Malaysian Grand Prix qualifying that saw newly crowned MotoGP champion Marc Marquez crash heavily. The Petronas Yamaha SRT rider put up a record lap to take pole with a 1:58.303s time while fellow Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales was 2nd.  Franco Morbidelli made it a Yamaha front-row lock-out with third on the second SRT bike. Jack Miller will start from fourth, joined on the second row by Q1 pacesetter Cal Crutchlow and Valentino Rossi.
Marquez passes Doohan with 55th MotoGP win
  A hard-fought victory at the Australian Grand Prix
A hard-fought victory at the Australian Grand Prix cemented yet another record for eight-time World Champion Marc Marquez as he becomes Honda’s most successful rider in history. During Honda’s home race at the Japanese Grand Prix, Marc Marquez joined mighty Mick Doohan and former teammate Dani Pedrosa as one of just three riders to win 54 Grand Prix races on Honda machinery. 
Vinales dominates postponed Phillips Island qualifying
  MotoGP
Maverick Vinales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) was simply untouchable in MotoGP Q2 at the Pramac Generac Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix. A stunning 1:28.492 saw Vinales claim pole position by 0.551 from the beaten-up Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT), with 2019 Champion Marc Marquez completing the front row on his Repsol Honda Team machine.
Marquez leads all the way at Motegi
  Holds off Quartararo and Dovizioso
Marc Marquez led every lap to win his 10th MotoGP win of the season ahead of Yamaha rookie Fabio Quartararo at the Japanese Grand Prix in Motegi. In taking the win Marquez secured Honda the manufacturers' world championship. From third on the grid, Quartararo passed Petronas SRT Yamaha teammate Franco Morbidelli off the line to grab second, and then made a daring move on Marquez at the Turn 7 left-hander to take the lead. But Marquez was back past just three corners later and led the rest of the way.
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Specifications

MotoGP
1000cc 4 cylinder
16 Stroke
Up to 800cc 150 kg
801 - 1000cc - 160 kg

Moto2
600cc 4-stroke engine
16 Stroke
motorcycle + rider

Moto3
250cc 4-stroke
4 Stroke
one cylinder
motorcycle + rider 148 kg

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