MotoGP

The Good, The Fast and The Dougie

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Two time World Superbike champion and MotoGP Star Colin Edwards is joined by guest instructor and AMA Pro Flat Tracker Doug Lawrence and AMA Pro Flat Track racer and TTBC instructor Merle Scherb at the Texas Tornado Boot Camp in Conroe, TX. The crew put on a 450 flat track demo, and OnTheThrottle.TV was there…

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John Hopkins- 3 Different Championships in 3 Consecutive Weekends

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John Hopkins is more on top of his game right now than he has ever been. Currently leading the MCE Insurance British Superbike Series on his Samsung Crescent Racing Suzuki, John is well capable of winning the championship. Earlier this season, Hopper had an opportunity to race three different championships in three consecutive weekends. Here’s…

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125GP Development in the States

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Anscari Nadal is developing a 125GP chassis with help from Phil Hartl and his son Lex Hartl, USGPRU and WERA racer. The hired professional two-stroke tuner is in the US developing a frame and swing arm to be manufactured and raced. Who says the two stroke is a dying breed? More on that shortly, stay…

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Dovizioso peg weight

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I don’t see how Andrea Dovizioso could be exerting any peg weight on the left peg of his Honda RC212V in this turn the way his foot is positioned. All his weight must be on the outside peg.

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Ben Spies Update: Aragon

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Continuing our interview with Ben Spies, we talk about the new Aragon circuit for MotoGP, whether he’s getting factory parts now, and his fantastic battle with Dovizioso.  His Honda RC212V was no power advantage over the Ben’s Yamaha M1.  We wish SportbikeWrench.com sold MotoGP bike parts.  Someday

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Ben Spies Update: Indy

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Ben Spies raced Indy, San Marino, and Aragon since last we talked with him. In our last interview he alluded to his move from Tech 3 to the Factory Yamaha team and that has since been made public. Lots to talk about with the MotoGP phenom and reigning World Superbike champion. Thanks again to SportbikeWrench.com…

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Ben Spies Mid Season Update

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We hadn’t spoken with World Superbike Champion and MotoGP rookie of the year, Ben Spies, for a few weeks and had some catching up to do. He talked Sachsenrig, Laguna, and Brno where he launched his Yamaha M1 from the front row for the first time. We wrapped up with a wee little Indy preview.…

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