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Aprilia re-signs Aleix Espargaro through 2022 season
Competition 10 Jun 2020

Aprilia re-signs Aleix Espargaro through 2022 season

Spaniard will remain aboard factory RS-GP for two more years.

DesmoSport maintains official Ducati Australia backing
Competition 4 Jun 2020

DesmoSport maintains official Ducati Australia backing

Title-winning team ofTroy Bayliss and Ben Henry confirms deal.

Planning continues for restart of WorldSBK season
Competition 2 Jun 2020

Planning continues for restart of WorldSBK season

Aim is for series to begin again in Jerez at the beginning of August.

MotoGP to remain in Europe until mid-November at least
Competition 2 Jun 2020

MotoGP to remain in Europe until mid-November at least

Japanese grand prix the latest flyaway to be cancelled by organisers.

Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix officially cancelled for 2020
Competition 29 May 2020

Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix officially cancelled for 2020

COVID-19 pandemic prompts Phillip Island MotoGP round cancellation.

Red Bull Ring shakedown completed by KTM MotoGP team
Competition 29 May 2020

Red Bull Ring shakedown completed by KTM MotoGP team

Factory test rider Pedrosa joins Espargaro on-track in Austria.

Kawasaki extends Lowes contract through 2021 season
Competition 28 May 2020

Kawasaki extends Lowes contract through 2021 season

Phillip Island race winner to remain aboard Ninja ZX-10RR next year.

Ducati confirms Miller for factory MotoGP team in 2021
Competition 27 May 2020

Ducati confirms Miller for factory MotoGP team in 2021

Australian promoted from Pramac Racing to official Ducati Team.

Motorcycling Australia events able to resume from July
Competition 27 May 2020

Motorcycling Australia events able to resume from July

Three-month extension granted to current licence holders due to pandemic.

Jerez proposed for MotoGP double-header from July
Competition 7 May 2020

Jerez proposed for MotoGP double-header from July

WorldSBK also set to potentially host next round at Spanish circuit.

Vinales breaks through in Virtual Grand Prix of Spain
Competition 4 May 2020

Vinales breaks through in Virtual Grand Prix of Spain

Moto2 race won by Baldassarri as Rodrigo takes out Moto3 affair.

Suzuki to continue with Mir for another two years
Competition 2 May 2020

Suzuki to continue with Mir for another two years

Spaniard to remain aboard GSX-RR into 2021 and 2022 seasons.

German, Dutch and Finnish MotoGP rounds cancelled
Competition 29 Apr 2020

German, Dutch and Finnish MotoGP rounds cancelled

Assen absent from grand prix calendar for the first time in history.

Postponement of ASBK sparks summer series discussion
Competition 22 Apr 2020

Postponement of ASBK sparks summer series discussion

Superbike championship could potentially transition into the new year.

Rins re-signs with Team Suzuki Ecstar through 2022
Competition 20 Apr 2020

Rins re-signs with Team Suzuki Ecstar through 2022

Spaniard extends factory agreement for sixth-straight season.

MotoGP specification freeze implemented until 2021
Competition 17 Apr 2020

MotoGP specification freeze implemented until 2021

Engine and aerodynamic packages on hold due to coronavirus.

Latest WorldSBK revisions result in Imola cancellation
Competition 15 Apr 2020

Latest WorldSBK revisions result in Imola cancellation

Aragon and Misano rounds rescheduled for later in the year.

Tight second Virtual MotoGP Race belongs to Bagnaia
Competition 14 Apr 2020

Tight second Virtual MotoGP Race belongs to Bagnaia

Pramac Racing rider holds off Vinales in Red Bull Ring thriller.

Cancellation of season 'a last resort' for Dorna Sports
Competition 9 Apr 2020

Cancellation of season ‘a last resort’ for Dorna Sports

Holding MotoGP and WorldSBK seasons the highest priority when coronavirus settles.

Yamaha's Hoogenboezem crowned NZSBK champion
Competition 9 Apr 2020

Yamaha’s Hoogenboezem crowned NZSBK champion

Shorted championship awarded to YRT rider following cancellations.

Mugello and Catalunya MotoGP rounds to be rescheduled
Competition 8 Apr 2020

Mugello and Catalunya MotoGP rounds to be rescheduled

Additional postponements made to 2020 world championship.

National motorcycle sales led by Yamaha through first quarter
General 7 Apr 2020

National motorcycle sales led by Yamaha through first quarter

Brand new Tenere 700 tops road and adventure touring charts.

Updated 2019-2020 EWC calendar released
Competition 7 Apr 2020

Updated 2019-2020 EWC calendar released

Revamped schedule confirmed due to coronavirus outbreak.

Le Mans the latest MotoGP round to be postponed
Competition 3 Apr 2020

Le Mans the latest MotoGP round to be postponed

Shortened calendar appearing more likely as delays keep coming.

Iannone banned for 18 months following anti-doping failure
Competition 2 Apr 2020

Iannone banned for 18 months following anti-doping failure

Aprilia Racing Team Gresini rider unable to compete until mid-2021.

Motorcycling Australia events and licence sales suspended
General 1 Apr 2020

Motorcycling Australia events and licence sales suspended

COVID-19 pandemic results in extended period of inactivity.

Alex Marquez victorious in first Virtual MotoGP race
Competition 30 Mar 2020

Alex Marquez victorious in first Virtual MotoGP race

Rookie comes out on top in Mugello online gaming thriller.

Spanish MotoGP scheduled for May now postponed
Competition 30 Mar 2020

Spanish MotoGP scheduled for May now postponed

It remains uncertain when grand prix will be rescheduled for Jerez.

Retired champion Mladin accused of child sex offences
General 26 Mar 2020

Retired champion Mladin accused of child sex offences

ASBK and AMA championship winner expected to fight allegations.

Assen round of WorldSBK postponed until August
Competition 25 Mar 2020

Assen round of WorldSBK postponed until August

Additional revisions made to 2020 Superbike calendar.