Daniel ‘Chucky’ Sanders
Back home from Europe, and pinning it for success
Mika Kallio in hospital after crash
Wild card Mika Kallio was taken to hospital with a knee injury after a frightening crash in the early stages of FP2. The Finnish rider, full-time tester for KTM, was appearing in his third wild card outing of the year for the Austrian MotoGP squad. He ran into the gravel trap ou
German former MotoGP rider Stefan Bradl transition to first day of free practice
German former MotoGP rider Stefan Bradl made a popular transition from broadcasting booth to pit box halfway through the first day of free practice at the Sachsenring – and impressed by slotting into 21st place out of 25. Bradl, who finished fourth here in 2013, had started th
Suzuki could lose concessions
After four dry-weather podium finishes split between their two riders Alex Rins and Andrea Iannone, Suzuki is on the brink of losing its concession-team privileges, should either finish in the top three again. A system totting up points – one each for three third places so far
Turn 11 named Waldmann Corner
The name of former German grand prix star Ralf Waldmann, who died unexpectedly of a heart attack in March at the age of 51, has been remembered at the Sachsenring, at the track’s finest feature. [caption id="attachment_31083" align="alignnone" width="900"] Waldmann tribute
Sachsenring track too tight for MotoGP?
Many riders have complained that the tiny Sachsenring track, squeezed into an industrial estate outside Chemnitz (formerly Karl Marx Stadt) in the former East Germany, is too tight for MotoGP. But threats that this might be the last time out at the compact venue left riders disa
Lorenzo leads the pack on Friday Grand Prix Deutschland
The number 99 heads the Friday timesheets, and on what's traditionally been Honda turf
Dani Pedrosa’s rivals old and new paid tribute to the retiring icon at the pre-race press conference at the Sachsenring, barely an hour after he had announced his retirement.
Dani Pedrosa confirms his retirement
It’s over. After weeks of suspense and a half-hidden flirtation with Yamaha, former 125 and double 250 champion Dani Pedrosa confirmed his retirement at the end of this season at the Sachsenring today
Revolving Racer - Tommy Edwards
In the past few months Tommy Edwards has been in Europe testing and competing in the WorldSBK 300 championship. Here’s an insight into his new racing life.
The importance of being Rossi
I’ve been avoiding this topic, because it is kind of scary. I know how fanatical Rossi’s fans can be, and they could interpret this as insulting if they wish. Then I’d be in trouble.
2018 650MT Adventure Tourer
2018 CFMoto 650MT has arrived in Australia with improvements over its predecessor. “We are excited to release the 2018 650MT into the Australian market. It’s a great value bike that’s up for any task, be it touring, commuting or even for those looking to learn to ride,”