Nine times world champ Tony Cairoli was undefeated again in the second round of the Italian championshiop at Ottobianio, winning the MX1 race then the combined MX1 and MX2 superfinal after battling with Tim Gajser and Romain Febvre.
n the superfinal, Cairoli took the holeshot, from MX2 Huksy man Mikkel Haarup.
Round one was a runaway success for Tony Cairoli in the MX1 class and Jorge Prado in the MX2 at Riola Sardo in Sardina. This week the action moves to Ottobiano near Milan and you can watch the action live and FREE right here!
It's one hot looking bike with its brand new bodywork and frame similar to the 450, but is Suzuki's hugely revamped 2019 RMZ250 a winner? MotoHead testes the bike at the spectacular Ottobiano GP track in Italy to find out.
Max Anstie took his first podium finish of the year at Ottobiano in Italy and said: “It’s awesome to be back up here on the podium. It has been such a difficult start to the season with things seemingly going from bad to worse. I felt so strong at the beginning
It was a great weekend for the Brits at the 11th round of the 2018 FIM Motocross World Championship at the Ottobiano circuit in Italy as Max Anstie took third place overall in the MXGP class and Ben Watson was fifth in MX2. Anstie took third in the opener, after making
Title hopefuls and Revo Husqvarna team-mates Martin Barr and Mel Pocock lost ground to EMX250 championship leader Mathys Boisrame in the sandy Ottobiano opening race despite both Brits putting in strong rides.
Pocock, who started the race second in the series 13 points behind the Frenchman, set the fastest lap of
Max Anstie rode a strong MXGP qualifying race for fifth place in the heat of Ottobiano in Italy as Tony Cairoli fell, allowing a Yamaha one-two at the top of the podium.
With series leader Jeffrey Herlings recovering from a shoulder injury, everyone expected Cairoli to dominate. But a poor start
After setting second-quickest time in practice, Briton Ben Watson took his Kemea Yamaha to a strong fourth in the hot Italian MX2 GP qualifying heat at Ottobiano.
He had a strong start and stayed close to the leading group as Thomas Covington took the holeshot and led right to the end.
Jeffrey Herlings has apologised to his fans and says he'll be back soon and stronger than ever after crashing and breaking his collarbone in a crash at an open practice session in Holland today.
The world championship leader, who has a 62-point lead over his team-mate Tony Cairoli in the series,
The MXGP of Italy, scheduled on June the 17 2018, will be held in Ottobiano and will be called MXGP of Lombardia after Youthstream agreed with Stefano Avandero, who ran the GP at Maggiora which is now not being used.
In 2017 Ottobiano had one of the best battles of the season between Tony Cairoli and Jeffrey Herlings and was