If you’re not a fan of modern MXGPs then it’s easy to jump on the bandwagon and be very negative about the early-season fly-away GPs. Especially after the recent Indonesian debacle where the weather came close to ruining it, especially as there were some questionable decisions made about track preparation
The famous Maggiora track in Northern Italy looks like it will be saved following a major partnership deal with the Ottobiano track. Maggiora, which held the Motocross of Nations last year and was set to host the Italian GP on June 25 this year, was facing potential closure after threats
The 24MX Tour - French Elite Motocross championship kicked off this weeked at St-Jean d’Angély. Belgium’s Damon Graulus managed to capture 5th overall in spite of terrible starts. Victory went to Steven Lenoir ahead of Honda riders Xavier Boog and Valentin Teillet.
The narrow, hard-pack hillside track 140 km north of Bordeaux
Triple world MX2 champion Jeffrey Herlings came into the MXGP season carrying a nasty hand injury but now says it’s not a huge issue – yet is still not showing the form many expected him to have. Sunday’s Argentina GP saw him have his best result so far with ninth
Pauls Jonass took a stunning MX2 double win on the glorious Argentina GP, stealing past his KTM team-mate Jorge Prado in the first few laps of both motos to take a pair of wins. He also took a double win in the opening GP of the season in Qatar, but
World champ Tim Gajser won the MXGP qualifying race at the Argentinian GP while KTM’s Pauls Jonass claimed victory in the MX2 race from his team-mate Jorge Prado.
In the MXGP class, Glenn Coldenhoff snatched the holeshot but it didn’t take ong for Honda man Gajser to get into the lead
One thought of as huge rivals, MX Sport - promoters of US National Pro Motocrossse - and GP bosses Youthstream have, announced a long-term partnership.
Youthstream will hold one USGP per year with the help of MX Sports on the American Labor Day Weekend, which is the first weekend in September
Little-known Yannick Fabre has got the Kawasaki factory team call-up to replace the injured Petar Petrov for next week's Argentina GP. Kawasaki's official statement reads:
During his career Petar Petrov has never been one to give up and at the opening GP in Qatar it was not the first time that
Mastery of the slime, slippery and grim conditions at the new Pangkal Pinang circuit gave Shaun Simpson his first Grand Prix win of 2017 for what was round two of nineteen and the first visit by MXGP to Indonesia in twenty years.
The rainy season was hardly full of restraint for
Kiwi Courtney Duncan rode through the tough conditions to take overall victory in the Women's world championship opener in muddy Indonesia on Sunday. The official version of events reads:
The FIM Women’s Motocross World Championship started this week with race one on Saturday and race two taking place on Sunday where