Martin Davalos broke through to capture his first career Monster Energy Supercross 250SX Class victory in front of 69,785 fans at the Georgia Dome.Adam Cianciarulo, Atlanta, Blake Baggett, Justin Bogle, Martin Davalos, Supercross, Video
Fresh off back-to-back Monster Energy Supercross victories, Yoshimura Suzuki’s James Stewart enters Saturday night’s race at The Georgia Dome as the fastest qualifier in the 450SX Class.
Stewart topped both timed qualifying practices, with his fastest lap of 52.436 coming midway through the second and final session. He was more than two-tenths of a second quicker than JGRMX’s Justin Brayton and fellow Suzuki rider Broc Tickle.Adam Cianciarulo, Atlanta, James Stewart, Justin Barcia, Justin Brayton, Ken Roczen, Ryan Villopoto, Supercross, Video
Guintoli steered his Aprilia around the 4.445-kilometer circuit in 1 minute, 30.038 seconds, beating the previous best lap of 1 minute, 30.234 seconds, set by Carlos Checa last year.David Guigliano, Marco Melandri, MotoGP, Phillip Island, Superbike World Championship, Sylvain Guintoli
Pirelli Formula One boss Paul Hembery says that the teams made good progress with its latest tires in Bahrain this week, and the conclusion is that they are more consistent and durable than last year.
Pirelli admits that it has taken a conservative route, but Hembery repeated that the company is willing to make changes if necessary.Bahrain, Formula 1, Formula One, Pirelli
Inevitably Renault was again in the spotlight at Bahrain this week, although the problems experienced by its four cars were by no means all down to the power unit supplier. After the test the company issued this Q&A with Rob White, Renault F1′s deputy managing director (technical).
Q: What were the key steps taken between Jerez and Bahrain?Formula 1, Formula One, Renault