MotoGP World Championship Grand Prix 2017 – Round 17: Malaysia – October 29, 2017

Marquez Fourth As Honda Takes 2017 MotoGP Constructors Crown Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) took a safe fourth-place finish in the rain-soaked Malaysian Grand Prix. The result gives him a 21-point World Championship lead over title rival and Sepang winner Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati) as the thrilling battle for the 2017 MotoGP crown goes to the final round at Valencia, Spain, next month. Team-mate Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) started from pole position and finished the race... Read more

FIA Formula One World Championship – Round 18: Mexican Grand Prix – October 29, 2017

“We can certainly see the Potential in our Package” A tough and hard-fought Mexican Grand Prix for both of our drivers, who drove brilliantly under difficult circumstances after starting at the back of the grid. Stoffel made an epic start from 19th on the grid, and was up to 13th by the end of lap one, with Fernando just behind in 14th after lap two (from 18th on the grid). By lap five, Stoffel was up to 10th position, with Fernando in 12th behind a struggling Romain Grosjean. The pair... Read more

WTCC World Touring Car Championship 2017 – Round 07: China – October 15, 2017

Castrol Honda’s Norbert Michelisz Moves into Title Contention in China Michelisz moved into contention for the FIA World Touring Car Championship with a fifth podium finish of the year in torrential rain at the Ningbo International Speedpark in China. The Hungarian came home second in a shortened Main Race to add to an earlier fourth-placed finish, results that moved him to within two points of the Drivers’ Championship lead. With team-mate Tiago Monteiro, who missed the event... Read more

World Superbike and World Supersport 2017 – Round 11: Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours – France – October 1, 2017

Eighth Place for Red Bull Honda rider Davide Giugliano in Race One at Magny-Cours Davide Giugliano finished the WorldSBK race one at Magny-Cours in eighth place, courtesy of a strong performance on board his Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade SP2 machine on the drying French circuit. His Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team mate Jake Gagne was forced into a late retirement after fighting for a top-12 result. Giugliano got an OK launch off sixth place on the grid and, after a few laps needed to... Read more

World Superbike and World Supersport 2017 – Round 12: Circuito de Jerez – Spain – October 22

Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team has Challenging Race One at Jerez The Red Bull Honda World Superbike Team did not enjoy an easy day at the office at the opening race of the penultimate round of the 2017 FIM Superbike World Championship. Davide Giugliano was forced to a late retirement with two laps to go, while Takahashi was 16th at the end of the reduced 19-lap Spanish encounter. The initial race was red flagged on the opening lap due to the crashes that occurred to Italy’s Badovini... Read more

MotoGP World Championship Grand Prix 2017 – Round 15: Japan – October 15, 2017

Repsol Honda rider Marc Marquez Scores Breathtaking Second Place at Honda’s Home Grand Prix MotoGP World Championship challengers Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) and Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati) fought an unforgettable victory duel in atrocious weather conditions at Motegi. The Spaniard and the Italian raced way ahead of the pack as heavy rainfall flooded parts of the circuit, both realizing that every point counted in their thrilling duel for the 2017 crown. Both men tried... Read more

MotoGP World Championship Grand Prix 2017 – Round 16: Australia – October 22, 2017

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez Wins Classic Phillip Island Battle to Extend MotoGP Points Lead Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team RC213V) scored one of the most important victories of his stellar career at Phillip Island. The reigning MotoGP World Champion used all his skill and bravery to escape a multi-rider battle at the front and cross the line 1.799 seconds ahead of his pursuers to extend his series lead to 33 points with two of 18 races to go. The fight was so close that Marquez finished... Read more

FIA Formula One World Championship – Round 17: United States Grand Prix – October 22, 2017

"We really deserved to collect some Points" Reliability issues have plagued the McLaren Honda team all weekend, the result of which was a disappointing race day at the United States Grand Prix that finished outside the points. This morning the team identified an issue with Stoffel’s MGU-H, but without sufficient time to change that element before the pit lane opened, the decision was made to change entire power unit. This inflicted a further 25-place grid penalty on his starting position... Read more

FIA Formula One World Championship – Round 16: Japanese Grand Prix – October 08, 2017

"Not our day, despite two strong and relentless drives" The McLaren Honda team left Suzuka empty handed after a frustrating Japanese Grand Prix, Fernando Alonso battling to a spirited 11th position, and Stoffel Vandoorne following him home 14th. It was a race that never truly came together for either driver: Fernando’s grid penalties left him at the back of the grid. And while he climbed through the field remorselessly, it wasn’t easy to overtake, and he narrowly failed to make it... Read more

World Superbike and World Supersport 2017 – Round 10: Autódromo Internacional do Algarve – Portugal – September 17, 2017

First World Championship Point for Red Bull Honda rider Takahashi as Bradl crashes out of Eighth Place The opening race at the Portuguese Round of the 2017 FIM Superbike World Championship was contested at Portimão’s Autodromo do Algarve, with Stefan Bradl forced to an early retirement after crashing out of eighth place on lap three. His Red Bull Honda World Superbike team mate for the round, Takumi Takahashi, crossed the line in 15th position and by doing so he earned his first World Superbike... Read more