Marquez and Pedrosa finish final test on top The sun re-emerged today in Valencia, after rain almost completely wrecked testing yesterday.
Rain disrupts second day of Valencia Test Today heavy rain in Valencia restricted the number of laps completed by the class of 2015, and some chose not to test at all as steady rain fell throughout the day.
Pedrosa kicks off 2015 season for Repsol Honda with Marquez brothers taking an exhibition ride Fresh from their second successive Triple Crown, the Repsol Honda Team were back on track in Valencia today for the first official test of 2015.
Marquez and Pedrosa head home to Spain for final race of 2014 Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa are headed for the ultimate race of 2014 in front of their home fans.
Casey Stoner Completes Two-Day Test in Motegi Two-time MotoGP World Champion, Casey Stoner, has finished his two day test in Japan with Honda Racing Corporation – the first time back on a MotoGP machine since October last year.
Marquez and Pedrosa ride MotoGP machine in Indonesia for first time2Earlier this week, 2014 MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez and teammate Dani Pedrosa visited Jakarta on their way to Malaysia for round seventeen of the World Championship.
After a disappointing race in Australia the Repsol Honda Team head to Malaysia World Champion Marc Marquez and teammate Dani Pedrosa are headed to Malaysia for the penultimate round of 2014 where last year Dani led home a Repsol Honda 1-2. Before arriving in Malaysia, both riders visited Jakarta as guests of Honda Indonesia, who carry the strapline ‘One Heart / Satu Hati’ which is emblazoned on the Spanish duo’s race machines and leathers.
World Champion Marquez and the Repsol Honda Team pack up in Japan and head for Australia Fresh from clinching the Rider’s Championship at Motegi – Honda’s home circuit – the Repsol Honda Team are en route to Australia for Round 16 of the World Championship.
Face-to-face with 2014 World Champion, Marc Marquez On Sunday, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez won his second MotoGP World Championship, just reward for a season that began brilliantly and despite mistakes in the Misano and Aragon, he was able to clinch the title with three rounds still remaining.
Repsol Honda team head home to Japan with first match point for MarquezAfter a difficult race in Aragón, Spain, where late rain caused havoc in the dying laps and for the first time in 36 races (Misano 2012) a Repsol Honda rider failed to take a podium finish, Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa are en route to Japan for the first of the three fly-away races.
Repsol Honda Team head to Aragón aiming to be back on topRepsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa are en route to Aragon after a difficult weekend in Misano where Dani took a well earned 3rd but Championship leader, Marc, crashed on lap ten but was able to rejoin the race and finish fifteenth.
Marc Marquez refuels in Corpolo (Italy), on the road to MisanoMarc Marquez mingled with the Italian public before heading to Misano, where the thirteenth round of the season will be held on Sunday.
MotoGP family head to Marco Simoncelli CircuitThis weekend the MotoGP paddock is en route to San Marino for round thirteen of the 2014 World Championship.
Marquez crosses the Thames en route to Silverstone Today MotoGP Championship Leader, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez, brought London to a standstill as he rode his Honda RC213V across the iconic Millennium Bridge landmark, becoming the first person to do so on a motor vehicle.
Repsol Honda Team head to historic Silverstone for Round 12 Honda’s Marc Marquez, and Brno race winner, Dani Pedrosa, are en route to Great Britain for the next round of the MotoGP World Championship.
Step forward for 2015 machine in Brno post-race test as Marquez logs new record lap Championship leader, Marc Marquez, and yesterday’s race winner, Dani Pedrosa, were back on track today in Brno for the post-race test.
Fresh from Indianapolis the Repsol Honda Team arrive in the Czech Republic With no rest, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa have arrived in the Czech Republic in anticipation of this weekend’s Brno GP.
Fresh from the Summer break, the Repsol Honda Team head to Indianapolis After a two-week Summer holiday since the Brno Test, the Repsol Honda Team are en route to the famous Brickyard for the Red Bull Indianapolis GP.
Honda Racing Corporation increase partnership with Red Bull HRC are pleased to announce an evolution in their partnership with Austrian-based energy drink manufacturer, Red Bull.
Three-day test concludes in Czech RepublicRepsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa have completed the private Honda test in Brno. Both riders used these three days to prepare themselves for the second half of the season and also had the chance to ride the first version of the 2015 machine.
Marquez and Pedrosa have first outing on 2015 machine After yesterday’s tricky weather conditions, today Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa had their first taste of next year’s bike.
Repsol and Honda Extend MotoGP Collaboration through to 2017 Honda and Repsol are pleased to announce that they will continue their special partnership through to the end of 2017 by signing a new three year agreement for extension of their MotoGP collaboration after 20 years of sporting success and technological development.
Constructive first day in Brno despite temperamental weather Fresh from their fantastic 1-2 finish in the German GP on Sunday, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa were back on track in Brno today on day one of the three-day test.
Honda Racing Corporation Renews Contract with Dani Pedrosa until End of 2016TOKYO, Japan, July 9, 2014 - Honda Racing Corporation is pleased to announce an agreement has been reached with Dani Pedrosa that will see the Spanish rider remain in the factory Honda team for a further two years, until the end of 2016.
Repsol Honda Team head to Germany with momentum on their sideThis weekend’s German GP marks the midway point of the 2014 season and Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez is firmly in the driving seat, with teammate Dani Pedrosa third in the Championship but level on points with second place Valentino Rossi.
Repsol Honda Team Head to the Cathedral Riding the Crest of a Wave After their seventh win in-a-row, the Repsol Honda Team are en route to Assen, Netherlands in peak form.
Repsol Honda complete Catalunya weekend with Monday test After yesterday’s fantastic race, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa were back on track today for the Official Post-Race Test.
Honda Celebrate 100 Wins in MotoGP Class With today’s win by Marc Marquez, Honda Racing Corporation has reached the milestone of 100 victories since the introduction of the four-stroke MotoGP category at the start of 2002.
Marquez and Pedrosa head home to Catalunya This weekend the Repsol Honda Team heads to Spain for the GP of Catalunya, known for the incredible atmosphere and support the home fans give their Spanish riders.
MotoGP circus heads to Italy with Repsol Honda Team in the driving seatAfter continuing their perfect start to 2014 in Le Mans last week, the Repsol Honda Team and factory riders Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa are en route to Tuscany, Italy.
Honda Racing Corporation renew with Marc Marquez until end of 2016 Honda Racing Corporation is pleased to announce the renewal of the contract with 2013 World Champion, Marc Marquez, for a further two years.
Repsol Honda Team head to Le Mans with momentum on their side Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa are en route to France after an incredible start to 2014, with Marc winning the first four races from pole position and Dani scoring a very positive 72 points from a possible 100, with two 2nd places and two 3rd place finishes.
Pedrosa undergoes successful operation to treat compartmental syndromeRepsol Honda rider, Dani Pedrosa, has undergone surgery to his right forearm on Tuesday morning, in a procedure carried out by Dr. Mir at the Hospital Universitario Quirón Dexeus and is confident he will recover in time for the French GP.
Productive day of testing for Repsol Honda in Jerez After another double podium in yesterday's Spanish GP, Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa were back on track today in Jerez, Andalucia for the first official post-race test of the season.
HRC announce new partnership with Join.me by LogMeIn Honda Racing Corporation welcomes a new alliance with LogMeIn, a cloud software company focusing on remote connectivity and collaboration solutions for today’s consumerised, multi-device workplace.
Repsol Honda Team heads to Jerez firing on all cylinders Fresh from their third consecutive victory of 2014 at the Red Bull Argentina Grand Prix, the Repsol Honda team are en route to Spain with no time to rest. The Jerez GP may feel like the true start to the season for Spanish duo Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa, when they have the opportunity to race in front of their home fans for the first time of the year.
Repsol Honda Team head to Argentina leading the standings After a very strong start to the 2014 season, which has seen World Champion Marc Marquez win the first two races and teammate Dani Pedrosa finishing on the podium twice, the Repsol Honda Team are enroute to the inaugural GP of Argentina leading the Rider, Constructor and Team Championships.
Repsol Honda Team head to Austin for the Red Bull GP of The Americas After a fantastic battle in Qatar, the Repsol Honda Team head to Texas leading the World Championship.
Marquez receives 2013 Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year Award Repsol Honda rider, Marc Marquez, current MotoGP World Champion, has won the prestigious Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year Award at a decorated ceremony at the Laureus Awards hosted in Malaysia.
The wait is finally over as Marquez and Pedrosa head to Qatar Winter testing is over and the Repsol Honda riders, Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa, are on their way to Doha for the first race of 2014. It was positive Winter for Dani who completed many laps, however, it was a difficult period for World Champion, Marc, who missed two of the three tests due to injury.
Bridgestone tyre test comes to an end with Pedrosa in secondRepsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa has completed the three-day tyre test in Phillip Island, signalling an end to his Winter testing schedule and a gruelling six days testing in the past eight days.
Constructive second day in Phillip Island for Pedrosa Dani Pedrosa has completed an active second day in the Bridgestone tyre test in Phillip Island, finishing second with a time of 1’29.381 recorded on lap 20 of 58.
Bridgestone tyre test commences in Phillip IslandRepsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa has finished the first day of the three-day tyre test in Australia, completing 88 laps (more than any other MotoGP rider) with a best lap of 1’29.961 on lap 43 placing him 4th.
HRC celebrate new collaboration with PT Astra Honda Motor, IndonesiaIn an effort to inspire young Indonesian riders to achieve their highest racing dreams, PT Astra Honda Motor (AHM) have partnered up with the Honda factory racing team, Repsol Honda.
Pedrosa shares joint fastest time on final day in SepangThe second and final test in Malaysia has come to an end with Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa finishing joint first with Valentino Rossi with a time of 1’59.999 on his final exit.
Pedrosa fastest on day two Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa has finished the second day in Sepang at the top of the time sheets.
Marquez to miss Phillip Island test It is now confirmed that Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez, who broke his fibula last Wednesday in a training accident, will not be fit enough to test before the first race of 2014.
Pedrosa back on track in Sepang It was a slow start on the first day of the second Malaysian test. The riders gradually took to the track, which was slippery from car racing over the weekend, and as the surface improved so did the times.
Marquez to miss Malaysia TestMotoGP World Champion, Marc Marquez, has broken his fibula during a dirt-track training session in Lleida, west of Barcelona, yesterday afternoon.
Marquez & Pedrosa celebrate the Repsol Honda Team’s 20th anniversaryCampus Repsol, Madrid, today hosted the 20th anniversary celebration of the collaboration between Repsol and Honda in the Motorcycle World Championship’s premier class. Over the past 20 years, this Alliance has celebrated 10 World titles, 124 race wins and 338 podiums in 500cc and MotoGP.
Marquez remains fastest in Sepang with new record lapThe first test of 2014 has concluded with the World Champion, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez, remaining the quickest man on track throughout the three days. Today – the final day of the three-day test – Marc broke the Sepang lap record with a time of 1’59.533 (beating Casey Stoner’s time from 2012 of 1’59.607) on lap 10 of 40. His teammate, Dani Pedrosa, finished 6th fastest overall with a best lap time of 2’00.223 on lap 29 of 55 today.
Repsol Honda duo top the time sheets on day two Marc Marquez was once again the fastest man on track today in Sepang and the only rider to record a sub-two minute lap time with 1’59.926 on lap 38 of 65. Teammate Dani Pedrosa finished the day in second place with a time of 2’00.336 on lap 12 of 62.
World Champion Marquez back on top in Sepang with Pedrosa third The 2014 season has finally arrived with the test ban over and bikes returning on track at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia.