Crutchlow Leads Championship with a Win in Argentina

Cal Crutchlow has taken an impressive third ever Grand Prix victory in the Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina, besting Johann Zarco and Alex Rins on the final lap to earn the honour of winning the 750th GP race for Honda. But the headlines must be shared, with drama  [ Read More ]

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Dynamite Dovi Draws First Blood

Opening the season with a sensational final lap performance, Andrea Dovizioso beat Marc Marquez to the line at the Losail International Circuit by just 0.027s, with Valentino Rossi completing the podium.   Frenchman Zarco shot off pole position to take the lead into the first corner, but there was nothing  [ Read More ]

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Zarco Claims First Pole of 2018

A lot has changed in the ten years since Jorge Lorenzo set the world alight on his premier class debut, but the Qatar pole lap record hadn’t. Set by the Majorcan in 2008, the Losail laptime remained steadfast in the record books for a decade and was the oldest of  [ Read More ]

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Season Continues with a Split

Repsol Honda front row split by Rossi as qualifying sets the scene for a scintillating Czech GP. Reigning Champion Marc Marquez will have the best seat in the house for the start of the second half of the season, taking a stunning pole position to just edge key title rival  [ Read More ]

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Valentino Rossi penned another stunning chapter in what is now the longest winning career in the history of Grand Prix motorcycle racing at the ‘Cathedral’ of speed, as the number 46 took his 115th win in the Motul TT Assen, more than 20 years after his first. Six hundredths of  [ Read More ]

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Rookie Zarco Stuns Assen for First MotoGP Pole

Johann Zarco took his first ever premier class pole position at the Dutch GP, dueling it out with reigning Champion Marc Marquez as the final few seconds ticked down. Marquez crossed the line first and first – but the Frenchman almost immediately hit back to take his first MotoGP pole  [ Read More ]

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Five for Five for Marquez as Vinales Crashes Out

Marc Marquez initially fought it out with teammate Dani Pedrosa for victory in the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas, before being able to break clear in the latter laps of the race to take his stunning fifth win in a row in Austin – his 11th straight win  [ Read More ]

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Painting Texas Red

Marc Marquez has takes a signature last dash pole position for the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas, putting in another stunner at COTA as he pulled out an ace on his final lap to take it back from key rival Maverick Viñales. Viñales’ teammate Valentino Rossi was another  [ Read More ]

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Desert Stormed; First Blood to Vinales

Rain, delays, uncertainty and a decision for a slightly shortened race distance prefaced the 20 laps that then blew the drama out the water: MotoGP is back for 2017, and in some style. After stealing the headlines throughout preseason, Maverick Viñales retains them after his first win for Yamaha but  [ Read More ]

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(Pictures courtesy of AKA Balloons Sdn. Bhd.)   Last weekend was not only the start of the second week of Chinese New Year, it was also the 3rd Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta.   There were a total of 16 hot air balloons, by balloonists from 8 different countries. The  [ Read More ]

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