Australian GP
Mar 12

Alonso Motivated And Ready For 2014 Season

Fernando Alonso talking to the press previewing Australian GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

talking to the press previewing . (Photo: Getty Images)

Fernando Alonso was in an optimistic mood in Melbourne today, and the Spanish ace says that is well prepared for the start of the season – and he’s fully motivated.

“It’s a good challenge this year with all the changes in the regulations and all the possibilities we have in this new championship,” said Alonso. “I’m motivated and I’m ready, and optimistic as well. Every new season you think you can do well, and this year is no different.

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Mar 12

Raikkonen Targeting Podium Finish In Australia

Kimi Raikkonen with the press previewing the Australian GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

with the press previewing the . (Photo: Getty Images)

Kimi Raikkonen was keen not to make any predictions about ’s 2014 form today, but the Finn did let slip that he sees a podium finish as a realistic target in Melbourne.

“First of all I think we need to make sure we finish the races,” he said. “And if we do that we’re already in a good position. We want to improve in all the areas, and we have to first see where we are.

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Oct 22

MotoGP: Alvaro Bautista Marks Seventh Top-Five Finish Of 2013

MotoGP: Alvaro Bautista Marks Seventh Top-Five Finish Of 2013

of Spain powers his Honda during the qualifying round of the . (Photo: Getty Images)

Alvaro Bautista was expecting a difficult Grand Prix at Phillip Island, but would eventually miss out on a podium finish by fractions of a second.

Prior to the race, in which competitors were obliged to fit the harder tyre, Bautista had expressed concerns over his pace as the Spaniard usually uses the softer available option on race day. However this did not prevent the GO&FUN rider from battling with Yamaha Factory Racing’s Valentino Rossi and Monster Yamaha Tech3’s Cal Crutchlow in a three-way scrap for third.

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Oct 22

MotoGP: Lorenzo Reflects On 50th Career Victory

MotoGP: Lorenzo Celebrates 50th Career Victory At Phillip Island

celebrates with his team after winning Sunday at Phillip Island. (Photo: Courtesy of .com)

Sunday’s win at Phillip Island marked the 50th time Jorge Lorenzo had celebrated a race victory in the MotoGP World Championship. His first had come in Rio a decade earlier, as he clinched a maiden success in the 125 class.

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Oct 21

MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo Leads From Start, Battling First Lap Video

On Sunday, took control from the start of the Australia GP yet he had to fight off and in order to maintain his position. This is first-lap excitement at the Phillip Island Circuit!

More video of Lorenzo’s dominance in Australia…

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