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Motorcycle sport / Grand Prix motorcycle racing: Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix is the premier championship of motorcycle road racing. It is divided into three classes: 125cc, Moto2 and MotoGP. Participants in the 125cc class use a two-stroke engine while those in the Moto2 and MotoGP use four-stroke engines. In 2010 the 250cc two-stroke was replaced by the new Moto2 600cc four-stroke class. Grand Prix motorcycles are purpose-built racing machines that are neither available for purchase by the general public nor can be ridden legally on public roads. This contrasts with the various production categories of racing, such as the Superbike World Championship, that feature modified versions of road-going motorcycles available to the public. -------------------------------------------------- 2012 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season: The 2012 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season will be the 64th F.I.M. Road Racing World Championship season. Casey Stoner will start the season as the defending World Champion, while Moto2 champion Stefan Bradl will join the MotoGP grid and 125cc champion Nicolás Terol will enter Moto2. Honda is the defending Manufacturers' Champion.
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Gran Premi de Aperol circuit card is already updated in your MotoGP™ digital collection...

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MotoGP™ test schedule continues at Aragón

MotoGP™ test schedule continues at Aragón | MotoGP World | Scoop.it

In the wake of yesterday’s test carried out at the Circuit de Catalunya, the MotoGP™ paddock had only one day’s rest, before the second in-season test to be held at Motorland Aragón tomorrow.

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Dovizioso tops the timesheets in MotoGP™ test at Catalunya

Dovizioso tops the timesheets in MotoGP™ test at Catalunya | MotoGP World | Scoop.it

Following an action-packed race weekend at the Gran Premi Aperol de Catalunya, it was Andrea Dovizioso who topped the timesheets at the first in-season MotoGP™ test at the Catalan circuit on Monday, ahead of Ben Spies and Héctor Barberá.

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Pedrosa takes second at home race

Pedrosa takes second at home race | MotoGP World | Scoop.it

At the Grand Prix of Catalunya today, Dani Pedrosa scored a strong second place in front of 79,351 spectators, and after 19 successive podium visits, teammate Casey Stoner missed out by less than two tenths of a second and finished 4th.

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Márquez team presentation takes place in Barcelona

Márquez team presentation takes place in Barcelona | MotoGP World | Scoop.it

The CatalunyaCaixa Repsol Team Moto2 rider was present at the official unveiling of his 2012 livery, just nine days before the season-opening Grand Prix gets underway in Qatar.

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Ducati Team completes Barcelona post-race test

Ducati Team completes Barcelona post-race test | MotoGP World | Scoop.it

Fresh from his first podium for the Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team in Sunday's Gran Premi Aperol de Catalunya, Andrea Dovizioso topped the timesheets at the end of a productive test session at the Montmeló circuit yesterday.

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Dovizioso storms to first Yamaha podium in Catalunya

Dovizioso storms to first Yamaha podium in Catalunya | MotoGP World | Scoop.it

The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team celebrated its first MotoGP podium in nearly a year today after Andrea Dovizioso claimed a fantastic third place in the Gran Premi Aperol de Catalunya.

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Lorenzo records emphatic victory at Catalunya GP

Lorenzo records emphatic victory at Catalunya GP | MotoGP World | Scoop.it

Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo stormed to victory at the Gran Premi Aperol de Catalunya in front of his home crowd ahead of Dani Pedrosa and Andrea Dovizioso.

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Bridgestone to introduce new specification front tyre

Bridgestone to introduce new specification front tyre | MotoGP World | Scoop.it

The official tyre supplier to MotoGP™ will provide a new specification front compound, which will further enhance rider feel and warm-up performance.

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