Latest articles in MotoGP

Hunting the Honda

Opinion by Mat Oxley, November 12th 2014

As you read this, the wheels are probably still turning and the spanners still...

Miller and Márquez, mountains and molehills

Opinion by Mat Oxley, October 29th 2014

Twenty-three years ago Luca Cadalora and Helmut Bradl were engaged in a bitter...

Márquez and Hailwood: different times

Opinion by Mat Oxley, October 15th 2014

Marc Márquez may have broken Mike Hailwood’s half-century-old record to become...

“The difference between idiot and hero is very small”

Opinion by Mat Oxley, October 1st 2014

Decisions, decisions, decisions… racers make tens of thousands of them every...

A new way of riding, a new way of crashing

Opinion by Mat Oxley, September 17th 2014

Well, it appears that whoever coined the term ‘you can’t teach an old dog new...

Scott Redding's future

Opinion by Mat Oxley, September 3rd 2014

Main image: Tim Keeton Impact Images Silverstone was a weird weekend for Scott...

Failed records and new rules

Opinion by Mat Oxley, August 20th 2014

Back in the heady days of Marlboro Team Roberts domination, King Kenny Roberts...

MotoGP’s tyre-gate

Opinion by Mat Oxley, August 13th 2014

Racing is mostly about self-interest. It can be no other way. And even though...

The problem at Ducati

Opinion by Mat Oxley, July 30th 2014

It is good news that Cal Crutchlow and Andrea Dovizioso have re-signed with...

Can racing ever be too safe?

Opinion by Mat Oxley, July 16th 2014

Here are a few philosophical questions for you. Can motorcycle racing ever be...

Why the fans love Goodwood

Opinion by Mat Oxley, July 2nd 2014

I never made it to Assen. Instead of heading north east last week I found...

Putting the brakes on

Opinion by Mat Oxley, June 4th 2014

Many years ago I asked Wayne Rainey what’s the fastest he had been on a...

Mugello: Holy of Holies

Opinion by Mat Oxley, May 21st 2014

The psyche of most racers is a precarious thing. Their confidence is like a...

Round, black and...

Opinion by Mat Oxley, May 7th 2014

So, at the end of next season, MotoGP will switch from one brand of round black...

Who's cheating now?

Opinion by Mat Oxley, April 30th 2014

So that’s the 2014 MotoGP championship dusted, best talk about something else...

Marc Márquez: "He's playing"

Opinion by Mat Oxley, April 16th 2014

If you are a MotoGP rider, may I suggest you don’t read the following, but if...

MotoGP's young guns and old dogs

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 26th 2014

That Qatar race was pretty special and not only because it was hugely...

Moving MotoGP's goal posts

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 19th 2014

And here come the players, out of the tunnel and into the stadium; just 15...

Why the door was left Open for Ducati

Opinion by Mat Oxley, March 5th 2014

Dorna’s Open plan is to get all the factories using their software to make...

Open season on the factory teams

Opinion by Mat Oxley, February 12th 2014

No doubt who was the star of last week’s Sepang tests, even if Marc Márquez did...



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