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Why some MotoGP riders crash so much

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 30th 2016

Over the past decade MotoGP’s crash rate has more than doubled. Here are a few...

RIP Sandy Rainey

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 24th 2016

Above: The Rainey's – Sandy, Wayne, Ila, Renee, Rodney. The Qatar weekend...

Farewell to winglets?

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 23rd 2016

The subject of winglets, or strakes, or whatever you want to call the infernal...

Jorge Lorenzo’s MotoGP secret

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 22nd 2016

Why was Jorge Lorenzo so fast on Sunday? Here’s one theory… The human brain is...

To finish first, first you must finish

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 16th 2016

Why discretion may be the better part of valour during the 2016 MotoGP season...

This week at Motor Sport

Opinion, March 5th 2016

A recap of the big stories at Motor Sport this week. Formula 1 "Why mid-grid...

Dorna's mistakes

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 1st 2016

MotoGP’s Spanish rights holder has done some great things and some not-so-great...

Dunlop Great Fightbacks

History, February 29th 2016

Click here to buy the lead image. In December we published a special supplement...

Maverick by name, maverick by nature

Opinion by Mat Oxley, February 23rd 2016

Maverick Viñales topped last week’s MotoGP tests, but it may take a while...

The week at Motor Sport

History, February 20th 2016

A round up of the biggest and best stories from Motor Sport in the past week....

To wing it or not, that is the question

Opinion by Mat Oxley, February 17th 2016

Are Ducati’s MotoGP winglets a good idea? Many think not. Which is why they may...

The Easy Rider in Valentino Rossi

Opinion by Mat Oxley, February 10th 2016

The nine-time champion hasn’t just changed his riding style to stay on top; he’...

Why Honda never take the easy road

Opinion by Mat Oxley, February 3rd 2016

Honda’s RC213V engine is a wild thing, but this is not an unusual problem for...

MotoGP's big change

Opinion by Mat Oxley, January 27th 2016

The balance of MotoGP is set for a dramatic change as the bias moves from the...

Giving up is never an option

History by Damien Smith, January 21st 2016

Fighting spirit is at the heart of motor sporting endeavour. Achievement in the...

Rossi and Lorenzo: into 2016

Opinion by Mat Oxley, January 19th 2016

Yamaha has launched its 2016 factory team and hostilities between its riders...

"One of the last great tuners"

Opinion by Mat Oxley, January 6th 2016

We start the new year with an appreciation of one of the greatest engineers to...

The three greatest 'bikers of all time

Opinion by Mat Oxley, December 29th 2015

Our fourth and final Hall of Fame blog looks at Oxley’s own top-three all-time...

Blessed by nature?

Opinion by Mat Oxley, December 23rd 2015

The third of our four Hall of Fame blogs examines the dazzling skills of the so...

Why did MotoGP get nasty?

Opinion by Mat Oxley, December 16th 2015

Who to blame for the poisonous end to the 2015 MotoGP season: (in alphabetical...

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