Stoner takes photofinish win for last 2011 GP

Casey Stoner ended his championship year by overtaking Ben Spies down the final straight to win the season-ending Valencia MotoGP today. The world champion, who clinched the title on Oct. 16, finished in 48 minutes, 18.645 seconds. Spies was only 0.015 seconds behind in light rain on the 2.5-mile Comunitat Valenciana Circuit. Stoner split from … [Read the full story]

Casey Stoner takes MotoGP pole in Australia

On the day of his 25th birthday, Casey Stoner took his third pole position of the season with the best time in qualifying for the Iveco Australian Grand Prix of 1’30.107 today, securing top spot on the starting grid at Phillip Island for the third consecutive season. The Australian, who has also won his home … [Read the full story]

Clear victory for Pedrosa at Indianapolis

Dani Pedrosa took a third win of the season for the first time in his premier class career at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix on Sunday, with home rider and pole man Ben Spies achieving his best MotoGP result to date in second. Jorge Lorenzo completed the podium. Repsol Honda rider Pedrosa narrowed the … [Read the full story]