The motorsports world was abuzz before the Dutch Grand Prix kicked off at Assen this past weekend. It appeared that perennial favorite Jorge Lorenzo would be sidelined due to a collarbone injury that required surgery, leaving the door open for another rider to swoop in and grab the victory. As it turns out, Lorenzo managed […]
The seventh round of the 2013 MotoGP season is set to be one of the most interesting races yet. Scheduled for June 29 and 30 at the Assen circuit in the Netherlands, this event could potentially help some racers separate themselves from their competitors. With Jorge Lorenzo sidelined due to a broken collarbone, which required surgery […]
Defending MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo suffered a major setback in his quest for another motorsports title. The Yamaha rider crashed at high speed as he was practicing in the Netherlands in anticipation of this weekend’s race at the Assen circuit. The day started brightly for Lorenzo. He was the overall leader of the practice rounds as […]
The two World Superbike races at the Assen TT Circuit in the Netherlands saw a few of the motorsports series’ top riders dominate as Kawasaki’s Tom Sykes and Aprilia’s Eugene Laverty won the first and second race, respectively. In the first race, Sykes opened up with a huge lead and cruised to his sixth career win. In the […]
After the Dutch GP ended with Jorge Lorenzo getting zero points due to a crash with Alvaro Bautista on the very first turn, the Yamaha rider was not a happy man.