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55 HP
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Marquez wins 10th straight at Sachsenring
  10 straight poles and wins
Honda ace Marc Marquez has won the 2019 German Grand Prix, taking his seventh consecutive MotoGP win (plus his Moto2 and Moto3 wins) from pole at the Sachsenring making it 10-straight overall. Maverick Vinales was 4.5 seconds off at the end for Yamaha, but only because Marquez was coasting to the line with his arms crossed and riding with no hands. Cal Crutchlow took third place.
Marquez wins 10th consecutive Sachsenring pole
  Sets MotoGP record
Honda MotoGP rider Marc Marquez took a 10th consecutive pole position at the Sachsenring and beat his own lap record set last year. Marquez held off a Q2 challenge from Fabio Quartararo, by 0.205 at the checkered flag as Maverick Vinales completed the from row at the HJC Helmets Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland.
Vinales beats Marquez for first win of 2019
  Marquez extends championship lead after incredible Assen battle
Maverick Vinales earned his and Yamaha’s first win of the season after a magnificent ride on Sunday afternoon at the Motul TT Assen, the Spaniard beats second place Marc Marquez and polesitter Fabio Quartararo after the trio treated us to a fantastic scrap in the Netherlands.
Quartararo wins 2nd MotoGP pole in row
  Assen Grand Prix
Rookie sensation Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) became the youngest ever MotoGP back-to-back polesitter after storming to a sensational P1 in Q2 at the Motul TT Assen, the Frenchman setting a 1:32.017 – a new all-time lap record – to beat Maverick Vinales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) by 0.140, with Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Ecstar) completing the front row. Championship leader almost fell on his fast lap and had to settle for only a 4th place starting position.
Marquez capitalizes to win dramatic Catalan GP
  Teammate wipes out his competition
Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) has extended his Championship lead to 37 points after cruising to victory number four of the season in a controversial Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya that saw his teammate Jorge Lorenzo, main Championship rival Andrea Dovizioso (Mission Winnow Ducati) and Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP duo Maverick Vinales and Valentino Rossi all crash out on Lap 2 at Turn 10
Quartararo pips Marquez for pole in Barcelona
  All four YZR-M1s are inside the top five in Catalan GP qualifying
Just 11 days after undergoing arm pump surgery in Barcelona, rookie sensation Fabio Quartararo has taken his second premier class pole position after beating Championship leader Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) to Q2 P1 by 0.015 at the Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya, with Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP’s Maverick Vinales completing the front row of the grid.
Petrucci takes MotoGP victory in thrilling Italian GP
  Nips Marc Marquez with superior HP in Ducati
It was a classic encounter at the wonderful Mugello circuit for the Gran Premio D’Italia Oakley, as Mission Winnow Ducati's Danilo Petrucci overcame last lap madness, a Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) onslaught and home pressure to take his first win in MotoGP In his eighth season of GP racing, the Italian, who has come agonizingly close on many occasions, beat Marc Marquez and Andrea Dovizioso (Mission Winnow Ducati) in an incredible last lap battle.
Marquez defeats Quartararo for Mugello MotoGP pole
  Sets new track record
Marc Marquez took his fourth pole position of the 2019 MotoGP season, beating rookie Fabio Quartararo by 0.214s for the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello. Reigning champion Marquez established a new lap record at Mugello with his best time of 1m45.519s on his Honda, eclipsing the 1m45.733s set by Quartararo on the Petronas SRT Yamaha.
Marquez defeats 3 Ducatis at LeMans
  Beats Dovi by 2-secs
Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) cruised to victory at the Shark Helmets Grand Prix de France to claim Honda’s 300th premier class victory, the Championship leader beating Ducati Team duo Andrea Dovizioso and Danilo Petrucci as the Italians take a double Desmosedici podium in France.
Unstoppable Marquez back on pole in France
  Beats three Ducatis
Even a crash during Q2 couldn’t stop Marc Marquez from claiming his third pole position from five MotoGP races. Wet and cold conditions, the track just 14°C and a brisk air temperature of 12°C, provided a gloomy welcome to the Le Mans circuit for Saturday’s running. Conditions remained equally treacherous in FP4, Marquez suffering a harmless fall at Turn 9 early in the session. The reigning World Champion went on to set the fastest time of the session, completely unfazed by the off.
Marquez wins at Jerez, takes point lead
  Holds off Rins and Vinales
After falling in Austin while leading, Marc Marquez recovered and held off Alex Rins to win the MotoGP Spanish Grand Prix and take a slender one-point lead in the world championship standings over race runner-up Rins. With three laps to go it became a two-horse race for third but Maverick Vinales held off the two Ducatis to take the final podium spot.
Jerez: Quartararo takes shock pole
  Yamaha 1-2, Marquez 3rd
Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) becomes the youngest ever MotoGP pole sitter at 20 years, 14 days after setting a new Circuito de Jerez – Angel Nieto lap record in qualifying, a 1:36.880 seeing the Frenchman beat teammate Franco Morbidelli by 0.082 as the new Petronas Yamaha SRT outfit lockout the front of the grid. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) had to settle for third after losing out by a slender 0.090 to Quartararo.
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1000cc 4 cylinder
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Up to 800cc 150 kg
801 - 1000cc - 160 kg

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600cc 4-stroke engine
16 Stroke
motorcycle + rider

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

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