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Yamaha-racig: Melandri and Laverty complete successful Valencia superbike test
ducatinewstoday: Feracci to run Ducati Superbike Team?
Video season summaries are appearing in many places. This is from BMW France and FSBK
eurosport.yahoo.com: Lorenzo leaving bad news for rivals
motorcycledaily.com: Stoner stuns paddock at Valencia
allaboutbikes.com: Pedrosa to get shoulder scans could need surgery
motomatters.com: Valencia MotoGP test imagaes.
thechicaneblog.com: Remaking Grand Prix – WAIT WHAT?
Christian Horner Red Bull team principal reiterated there will be no team orders for this weekend’s race. A Red Bull could win the race and loose the driver championship in the process. Alonso dismisses any talk that that would taint a title for him.
fia.com: Media Kit Abu Dhabi GP
DRIVERS: Fernando ALONSO (Ferrari), Lewis HAMILTON (McLaren), Nico H?£LKENBERG (Williams), Sebastian VETTEL (Red Bull), Mark WEBBER (Red Bull)
Sir Richard Branson’s goal was to turn a profit with the Virgin F1 team. He has done that but has sold an undisclosed part of the team to Russian car builder Marussia in the process. The deal was announced today the Financial Times, Marussia is buying part of the stake owned by LDC, the private equity arm of British bank Lloyds. The figure of €10 million has been suggested as LDC’s original investment. The Marussia investment will no doubt be greater over the next four years. The other shareholders are Virgin, Manor Motorsport and Wirth Research.
fim-live.com: BMW BMP Elf 99 dominates free practice at Doha
roadracingworld.com: BMW BMP Elf 99 on provisional pole for 8 Hours of Doha EWC Race
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dealernews.com: Accident in India causes PR headache for Harley-Davidson
cyrilhuzeblog.com: Harley-Davidson forgoes $25 million in tax incentives
bolty.net: A puzzle for electrical gremlin hunters
Here’s one to bookmark for slow reading. Motobog.it has compiled a list of all the new model bikes introduced at the recent EICMA show and provided a click through to a product summary of the bikes and photo gallery. Click your way through the EICMA instead of walking.
webbikeworld.com: ho to make a motorcycle helmet
Webbikeworld tours the Nolan helmet plant. Video included
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