M7 Aspar Media Press Release: Just two weeks after saying goodbye to the Sepang circuit following the first test of 2014 the riders were back at the Malaysian track today for the second preseason session. In terms of the weather the conditions were very similar to last time but the track surface is much more [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Circuit of the Americas Press Release: With only two months to go until Austin’s next MotoGP race, Circuit of The Americas (COTA) is excited to announce that spectators can now enjoy the once exclusive privilege of hanging out in the MotoGP paddock. The MotoGP paddock is the place where riders, teams, celebrities and other VIPs [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Circuit of the Americas Press Release: COTA sits down with U.S. MotoGP Star Nicky Hayden: The Skinny of Pre-Season Testing: COTA: What were your major takeaways from your first 2014 preseason test in Malaysia? NICKY: Well, it was great to get back on the bike after the mandatory testing break in December and January and go back [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
10 Holiday Travel Tips MotoGP world champion shares his frequent-flyer tricks for getting from one place to another comfortably.
This time of year, airports are crowded with people heading off to visit loved ones for the holidays. The prospect of air travel can be downright daunting, but veterans eventually develop tricks that make the process more bearable. While racing the MotoGP circuit over the past 11 years, Nicky Hayden has logged too many air [...]Read Full Post | Comments(8)
MotoGP: Americans Make Fresh Start Nicky Hayden and Colin Edwards expect to be more competitive in 2014.
Photographer : Mark Wernham, Forward Racing
American MotoGP riders Nicky Hayden, Colin Edwards, and Ben Spies didn’t stand a snowball’s chance in hell of winning a race this past season. Factory Ducati rider Hayden finished closest to the top spot with a distant fifth in France, while Edwards rode his Forward Racing FTR/Kawasaki CRT machine to ninth at Catalunya. After spending [...]Read Full Post | Comments(1)
Ducati Corse Press Release: Just as had been the case following yesterday’s first two free-practice sessions, Andrea Dovizioso and Nicky Hayden ended day 2 at the GP de la Comunitat Valenciana in ninth and tenth places, respectively, and the Ducati Team riders will start from those positions in the last MotoGP race of the season [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Ducati Corse Press Release: The Ducati Team experienced an uphill start to the final race weekend of the year, with Andrea Dovizioso and Nicky Hayden finishing the first two free-practice sessions for the GP de la Comunitat Valenciana ninth and tenth, respectively, in the combined times. In the perfect weather conditions of the morning session, [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Ducati Corse Press Release: With seven months and seventeen races having passed since the 2013 season-opening round in Qatar, the MotoGP teams and riders are headed to Spain for the finale event of the year, the Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana. The fourth Spanish host circuit of the year, Valencia’s Circuit Ricardo Tormo is [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)
Nicky Hayden Tests Ducati Superbike Will American world champion accept Ducati’s offer to compete in Superbike World Championship in 2014?
Ducati MotoGP racer Nicky Hayden tested a World Superbike-spec 1199 Panigale R this past Wednesday at the 15-turn, 3.25-mile Mugello Circuit in Italy. The 2006 MotoGP world champion completed approximately 30 laps in good weather conditions, crashing once. “It was an interesting test,” said a source at Ducati. “Nicky found the Pirelli tires to be [...]Read Full Post | Comments(9)
Dainese Press Release: Legendary Italian brands, Dainese apparel and AGV helmets are pleased to announce their participation in the 2013 Red Bull Indianapolis GP. Dainese/AGV will be present at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway with many events throughout the weekend. Anchoring our lineup will be the return of our D-store in the Vendors Marketplace garages, open [...]Read Full Post | Comments(0)