The team have yet to announce their riders, with 42-year-old nine-times world champion Rossi saying on Thursday it would be "very difficult" for him to ride for them despite the hopes of the title sponsor. Rossi's half-brother Luca Marini looks to be in the frame, however. Saudi Read More »
The number 50 was retired in a ceremony ahead of the weekend's German Grand Prix at the Sachsenring, with a trophy presented to his team. The ceremony was attended by riders from across the paddock and all categories, including Spain's eight-time world champion Marc Marquez and France's current MotoGP championship leader Fabio Quartararo.
Hélio Castroneves Indy 500 win at 46 shows getting old is far from a sinThe Brazilian – along with the likes of Tom Brady and LeBron James – offers more proof that the end only comes once we stop breathing and believing Hélio Castroneves scored a record-tying fourth victory at the Indy 500 last weekend. Photograph: Paul Sancya/AP
Australian Remy Gardner, son of 1987 500cc world champion Wayne, will move up to MotoGP next season, the Tech3 KTM team announced on Wednesday. The 23-year-old is leading the Moto2 championship for the Red Bull KTM Ajo team after six rounds and took his first win of the 2021 season at last weekend's Italian Grand Prix at Mugello. His MotoGP debut will come 30 years after his father, the first Australian to win the top class of grand prix motorcycling, retired in 1992.