Archive - Press Release

August 20th, 2014

Bridgestone Press Release - Shinji Aoki Talks Elbow Down In The Wet, And Testing Asymmetrical Front Tires

As usual, Bridgestone issued a post-race debrief with one of their senior managers after the race at Brno. Today's debrief is with Shinji Aoki, who discusses the performance of Bridgestone's wet weather tires on a fully wet surface, and the asymmetrical front tires they tested on Monday. Bridgestone also announced they will make the asymmetrical front tires available at Phillip Island and Valencia, two circuits which stress the left side of the tire far more than the right:

Czech Republic MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

Wednesday, August 20 2014

Bridgestone slick compounds available: Front: Soft, Medium & Hard; Rear: Soft, Medium & Hard (Asymmetric)
Bridgestone wet tyre compounds available: Soft (Main), Hard (Alternative)

Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa won his first Grand Prix of the year at Brno last weekend, breaking the winning streak of his teammate Marc Marquez. For the second race in a row, second and third place went to the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP duo of Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi respectively.

Conditions for the race were cool and dry, with a peak track temperature of 29°C recorded at the start of the race. The conditions yielded a very quick pace around the 5.403 kilometre circuit, with Pedrosa setting a new Circuit Record Lap time of 1’56.027 and the total race time in 2014 being three seconds quicker than the old record.

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11
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2014

August 18th

2014 Brno MotoGP Test Press Releases

Press releases from the MotoGP team after Monday's test at Brno:

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11
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2014

2014 Brno MotoGP Post-Race Press Releases

Press releases from the MotoGP teams and Bridgestone after Sunday's race at Brno:

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11
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2014

2014 Brno Moto2 And Moto3 Post-Race Press Releases

Press releases after Sunday's races at Brno:

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11
Year: 
2014

August 16th

2014 Brno MotoGP Saturday Post-Qualifying Press Releases

Press releases from the MotoGP teams and Bridgestone after qualifying at Brno:

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11
Year: 
2014

2014 Brno Moto2 And Moto3 Saturday Post-Qualifying Press Releases

Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after qualifying at Brno:

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11
Year: 
2014

August 15th

2014 Brno MotoGP Friday Post-Practice Press Releases

Press releases from the MotoGP teams and Bridgestone after the first day of practice at Brno:

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11
Year: 
2014

2014 Brno Moto2 And Moto3 Friday Post-Practice Press Releases

Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after the first day of practice at Brno:

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11
Year: 
2014

August 14th

2014 Brno MotoGP Preview Press Releases

Press releases from the MotoGP teams and Bridgestone ahead of the Brno round of MotoGP:

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11
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2014

2014 Brno Moto2 And Moto3 Preview Press Releases

Press release previews from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams, and Dunlop:


Karel Hanika reveals keys to Brno

Red Bull KTM Ajo rookie analyses every corner of Brno track which hosts his home Grand Prix this weekend.

08/12/2014 - Automotodrom Brno, Czech Republic

The winner of the 2013 Red Bull Rookies Cup has shown in recent races that he belongs in the Moto3 Top 10, and that he has the talent to fight in the first group in his maiden year of GP racing. Karel Hanika arrives in Brno in good shape for the Czech Republic Grand Prix, his home round and an event that he hopes will see him at his best in front of his fans. The winner of two races at the track in the last two years in the Red Bull Rookies Cup, the Red Bull KTM Ajo rookie is expected to be fast at the Automotodrom Brno from the off. Here he reveals the keys to the 5.4km circuit that he knows like the back of his hand.

Sector 1

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12
Year: 
2014

August 11th

2014 Indianapolis MotoGP Post-Race Press Releases

Press releases from the MotoGP teams, Bridgestone and Indianapolis Motor Speedway after the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix:

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10
Year: 
2014

2014 Indianapolis Moto2 And Moto3 Post-Race Press Releases

Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after the Indianapolis Grand Prix:

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10
Year: 
2014

August 10th

Forward Racing Press Release: Colin Edwards To Retire, But Will Race At Silverstone

Forward Racing have issued a formal press release, announcing Colin Edwards' early retirement from motorcycle racing. Edwards will not compete at Brno, but it is not entirely clear exactly what other races he will compete in this season. In the press release, Edwards insists that he will race at Silverstone, but after that, nothing is clear. Edwards himself had mentioned racing at Valencia, but that was not certain. The press release itself does not make the situation much clearer. You can read the press release below:


NGM Forward Racing and Colin Edwards announce the American’s retirement from racing competition

NGM Forward Racing and Colin Edwards announced that the American will not be racing in Brno and in the second part of the 2014 season

The two- time World Superbike Champion (2000 and 2002), 1992 AMA Champion and MotoGP protagonist will continue to be part of the NGM Forward Team as a key figure of the team, contributing to the development of the machine and doing some wild cards.

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10
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2014

2014 Indianapolis MotoGP Saturday Post-Qualifying Press Releases

Press releases from the MotoGP teams, Bridgestone and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway after qualifying:

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10
Year: 
2014

2014 Indianapolis Moto2 And Moto3 Saturday Post-Qualifying Press Releases

Press releases from the Moto2 and Moto3 teams after qualifying at Indianapolis:

Round Number: 
10
Year: 
2014

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