Circuit of The Americas Press release: Circuit of The Americas™ and general contractor Austin Commercial hosted a ceremony today to celebrate a significant building milestone for the premium sports, entertainment and business development facility under construction in southeast Travis County. Hundreds of guests gathered at the construction site to witness the substantial progress made on [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Bridgestone MotoGP Press Release: Bridgestone will introduce a new specification front tire for the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship, giving the twenty-one riders taking part in this year’s competition access to the very latest in tire technology. This new front tire is the latest evolution of the 2012 specification MotoGP™ front tire. This latest specification front [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Miller Motorsports Park Press Release: Miller Motorsports Park will again host the USA Round of the FIM Superbike World Championship on The BigM Weekend, May 26-28. As was the case last year, we will visit with race winners and other notable riders participating in the championship after each race during the 2012 season leading up [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Jorge Lorenzo Wins MotoGP Season-Opening Race In Qatar! Arm pump slows reigning champ Casey Stoner, Honda teammate Dani Pedrosa finishes second.
Photography by Mark Wernham. Jorge Lorenzo won the first race of MotoGP’s new 1000cc era under the floodlights at the Losail International Circuit in Doha, Qatar. With three laps remaining, the factory Yamaha rider slipped past reigning MotoGP World Champion Casey Stoner’s Repsol Honda and never relinquished the top spot. Stoner’s teammate, Dani Pedrosa, stormed [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Bridgestone Press Release: Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo made a superb late charge to win the first race of the season ahead of the Repsol Honda pair of Dani Pedrosa and Casey Stoner. Starting from pole position, Lorenzo led for the first lap before succumbing to an attack from Stoner on lap 3 with the [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)