Germán Garcia Casanova
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Germán Garcia Casanova

Graduated in Journalism and with extensive experience as a sports journalist in Diario Sport de Barcelona (1984-2009). Specializing in motorsports, he has followed the MotoGP World Championship since 2004. In 2016 he joined the staff of Motorsport.com. He's part of the Motorsport.com's podcast "Por Orejas" dedicated to MotoGP & Motorbikes.

Latest articles by Germán Garcia Casanova

Rins didn't think Honda "was such a bad bike" after LCR test

Rins didn't think Honda "was such a bad bike" after LCR test

MotoGP
MotoGP

Rins: Honda not such a bad bike Rins didn't think Honda "was such a bad bike" after LCR test

Honda restructures its MotoGP technical team

Honda restructures its MotoGP technical team

MotoGP
MotoGP

Honda restructures MotoGP team Honda restructures its MotoGP technical team

How MotoGP riders are preparing for the physical stress of sprint races

How MotoGP riders are preparing for the physical stress of sprint races

Prime MotoGP
Prime
MotoGP

How riders are preparing for sprints How MotoGP riders are preparing for the physical stress of sprint races

Why there's more to Honda's 2023 MotoGP bike than the Valencia test suggests

Why there's more to Honda's 2023 MotoGP bike than the Valencia test suggests

Prime MotoGP
Prime
MotoGP
Valencia November testing

Early impressions of 2023 Honda bike Why there's more to Honda's 2023 MotoGP bike than the Valencia test suggests

Valencia MotoGP finale “worst day of my career” – Aleix Espargaro

Valencia MotoGP finale “worst day of my career” – Aleix Espargaro

MotoGP
MotoGP

Espargaro: Worst day of my career Valencia MotoGP finale “worst day of my career” – Aleix Espargaro

Miller: MotoGP bike gadgets can’t be blamed for Aragon lap 1 chaos

Miller: MotoGP bike gadgets can’t be blamed for Aragon lap 1 chaos

MotoGP
MotoGP
Aragon GP

Miller defends MotoGP gadgets Miller: MotoGP bike gadgets can’t be blamed for Aragon lap 1 chaos

Marquez explains “unlucky” Aragon MotoGP incidents

Marquez explains “unlucky” Aragon MotoGP incidents

MotoGP
MotoGP
Aragon GP

Marquez explains Aragon incidents Marquez explains “unlucky” Aragon MotoGP incidents

Ducati finalises MotoGP bike distribution for 2023

Ducati finalises MotoGP bike distribution for 2023

MotoGP
MotoGP
Aragon GP

Ducati's 2023 bike distribution Ducati finalises MotoGP bike distribution for 2023

Marc Marquez "suffering more than enjoying" MotoGP test comeback

Marc Marquez "suffering more than enjoying" MotoGP test comeback

MotoGP
MotoGP
Misano September testing

Marquez "suffering" in test comeback Marc Marquez "suffering more than enjoying" MotoGP test comeback

Oliveira says KTM has “offered” Tech 3 demotion for MotoGP 2023

Oliveira says KTM has “offered” Tech 3 demotion for MotoGP 2023

MotoGP
MotoGP

Oliveira "offered" Tech 3 demotion Oliveira says KTM has “offered” Tech 3 demotion for MotoGP 2023

Leopard Racing interested in replacing Suzuki in MotoGP

Leopard Racing interested in replacing Suzuki in MotoGP

MotoGP
MotoGP

Leopard interested in Suzuki slot Leopard Racing interested in replacing Suzuki in MotoGP

How Espargaro helped Aprilia shed MotoGP's underdog tag

How Espargaro helped Aprilia shed MotoGP's underdog tag

Prime MotoGP
Prime
MotoGP
Argentinian GP

The rise of Aprilia in MotoGP How Espargaro helped Aprilia shed MotoGP's underdog tag

How Ducati's expanded roster will threaten MotoGP's balance in 2022

How Ducati's expanded roster will threaten MotoGP's balance in 2022

Prime MotoGP
Prime
MotoGP

How Ducati will threaten balance How Ducati's expanded roster will threaten MotoGP's balance in 2022

Marquez takes blame for Mugello crash with Binder

Marquez takes blame for Mugello crash with Binder

MotoGP
MotoGP
Italian GP

Marquez takes blame for crash Marquez takes blame for Mugello crash with Binder

Reigning champion Mir "very pissed off" after Qatar practice

Reigning champion Mir "very pissed off" after Qatar practice

MotoGP
MotoGP
Qatar GP

Mir "very pissed off" with practice Reigning champion Mir "very pissed off" after Qatar practice

Dovizioso to test Aprilia MotoGP bike as talks intensify

Dovizioso to test Aprilia MotoGP bike as talks intensify

MotoGP
MotoGP

Dovizioso handed Aprilia test chance Dovizioso to test Aprilia MotoGP bike as talks intensify

Pramac Ducati team to carry F1 logo on 2021 MotoGP bikes

Pramac Ducati team to carry F1 logo on 2021 MotoGP bikes

MotoGP
MotoGP

Pramac to carry F1 logo on 2021 bike Pramac Ducati team to carry F1 logo on 2021 MotoGP bikes

The tyre trick that helped Yamaha dominate at Jerez

The tyre trick that helped Yamaha dominate at Jerez

MotoGP
MotoGP
Andalusian GP

The trick that let Yamaha dominate The tyre trick that helped Yamaha dominate at Jerez

Smith to replace Iannone while doping ban lasts

Smith to replace Iannone while doping ban lasts

MotoGP
MotoGP

Smith to replace Iannone at Aprilia Smith to replace Iannone while doping ban lasts

Avintia "counting on keeping" Zarco amid Pramac rumours

Avintia "counting on keeping" Zarco amid Pramac rumours

MotoGP
MotoGP

Avintia "counting on keeping" Zarco Avintia "counting on keeping" Zarco amid Pramac rumours

KTM rules out Pedrosa as Espargaro's replacement

KTM rules out Pedrosa as Espargaro's replacement

MotoGP
MotoGP

KTM rules out Pedrosa for 2021 seat KTM rules out Pedrosa as Espargaro's replacement

Why Espargaro signing isn't a disaster for Alex Marquez

Why Espargaro signing isn't a disaster for Alex Marquez

Prime MotoGP
Prime
MotoGP

Honda move no disaster for Marquez Why Espargaro signing isn't a disaster for Alex Marquez

MotoGP shock: Espargaro to join Marquez at Honda in 2021

MotoGP shock: Espargaro to join Marquez at Honda in 2021

MotoGP
MotoGP

Pol Espargaro to join Honda in 2021 MotoGP shock: Espargaro to join Marquez at Honda in 2021

Espargaro "really close" to new Aprilia contract

Espargaro "really close" to new Aprilia contract

MotoGP
MotoGP

Espargaro closing on Aprilia renewal Espargaro "really close" to new Aprilia contract

KTM resumes testing with Espargaro, Pedrosa

KTM resumes testing with Espargaro, Pedrosa

MotoGP
MotoGP

KTM resumes testing in Austria KTM resumes testing with Espargaro, Pedrosa

Martin, Bastianini in contention for 2021 Pramac ride

Martin, Bastianini in contention for 2021 Pramac ride

MotoGP
MotoGP

Martin, Bastianini tipped for Pramac Martin, Bastianini in contention for 2021 Pramac ride

Lorenzo would make same Yamaha decision again

Lorenzo would make same Yamaha decision again

MotoGP
MotoGP

Lorenzo has no Yamaha regrets Lorenzo would make same Yamaha decision again

Pirro thinks Honda may be behind wildcard ban

Pirro thinks Honda may be behind wildcard ban

MotoGP
MotoGP

Pirro: Honda influenced wildcard ban Pirro thinks Honda may be behind wildcard ban

MotoGP set to scrap wildcard system for 2020

MotoGP set to scrap wildcard system for 2020

MotoGP
MotoGP

MotoGP set to scrap wildcard system for 2020 MotoGP set to scrap wildcard system for 2020

What's behind rumours Dovizioso could leave Ducati?

What's behind rumours Dovizioso could leave Ducati?

MotoGP
MotoGP

What's behind Dovizioso rumours? What's behind rumours Dovizioso could leave Ducati?

Quartararo hopes Italians don't "hate" him for replacing Rossi

Quartararo hopes Italians don't "hate" him for replacing Rossi

MotoGP
MotoGP

Quartararo hopes to avoid fan "hate" Quartararo hopes Italians don't "hate" him for replacing Rossi

Mir no longer sees himself as Suzuki number two

Mir no longer sees himself as Suzuki number two

MotoGP
MotoGP

Mir: I'm not a number two anymore Mir no longer sees himself as Suzuki number two

Jerez in talks to host first two 2020 MotoGP races

Jerez in talks to host first two 2020 MotoGP races

MotoGP
MotoGP

Jerez could kick off 2020 season Jerez in talks to host first two 2020 MotoGP races

Iannone grateful Aprilia didn't take 'easier' option

Iannone grateful Aprilia didn't take 'easier' option

MotoGP
MotoGP

Iannone grateful for Aprilia loyalty Iannone grateful Aprilia didn't take 'easier' option

Pedrosa would now consider wildcard MotoGP return

Pedrosa would now consider wildcard MotoGP return

MotoGP
MotoGP

Pedrosa now open to wildcard entry Pedrosa would now consider wildcard MotoGP return

Ezpeleta expects MotoGP riders to take pay cuts

Ezpeleta expects MotoGP riders to take pay cuts

MotoGP
MotoGP

Ezpeleta expects rider pay cuts Ezpeleta expects MotoGP riders to take pay cuts

Elias: Rossi still hasn't forgiven me for Estoril '06

Elias: Rossi still hasn't forgiven me for Estoril '06

MotoGP
MotoGP

Elias: Rossi won't ever forgive me Elias: Rossi still hasn't forgiven me for Estoril '06

MotoGP manufacturers reject one bike per rider idea

MotoGP manufacturers reject one bike per rider idea

MotoGP
MotoGP

One bike per rider idea rejected MotoGP manufacturers reject one bike per rider idea

Quartararo could be the next champion, says Espargaro

Quartararo could be the next champion, says Espargaro

MotoGP
MotoGP

Espargaro tips Quartararo for glory Quartararo could be the next champion, says Espargaro

Breaking down Dorna’s €9m MotoGP financial aid package

Breaking down Dorna’s €9m MotoGP financial aid package

MotoGP
MotoGP

Dorna’s €9m MotoGP financial package Breaking down Dorna’s €9m MotoGP financial aid package

Lorenzo wouldn't be “short of offers” for MotoGP comeback 

Lorenzo wouldn't be “short of offers” for MotoGP comeback 

MotoGP
MotoGP

Lorenzo 'wouldn't be lacking offers' Lorenzo wouldn't be “short of offers” for MotoGP comeback 

Ducati still plans private test despite Italy lockdown

Ducati still plans private test despite Italy lockdown

MotoGP
MotoGP

Ducati still planning private test Ducati still plans private test despite Italy lockdown

Ex-Rossi protege Baldassarri now training with Ducati duo

Ex-Rossi protege Baldassarri now training with Ducati duo

Moto2
Moto2

Baldassarri's big off-season changes Ex-Rossi protege Baldassarri now training with Ducati duo

Private MotoGP test arranged in absence of racing

Private MotoGP test arranged in absence of racing

MotoGP
MotoGP

Private test arranged for Jerez Private MotoGP test arranged in absence of racing

Marquez: Alex must "earn" Honda contract renewal

Marquez: Alex must "earn" Honda contract renewal

MotoGP
MotoGP

Alex Marquez must "earn" new deal Marquez: Alex must "earn" Honda contract renewal

Has Ducati made another MotoGP tech breakthrough?

Has Ducati made another MotoGP tech breakthrough?

MotoGP
MotoGP

Ducati's latest tech breakthrough Has Ducati made another MotoGP tech breakthrough?

Marquez: Surgery recovery harder than last year

Marquez: Surgery recovery harder than last year

MotoGP
MotoGP

Marquez: Recovery harder this time Marquez: Surgery recovery harder than last year

Marquez set for extra Sepang MotoGP test mileage

Marquez set for extra Sepang MotoGP test mileage

MotoGP
MotoGP

Marquez set for extra Sepang miles Marquez set for extra Sepang MotoGP test mileage

Vinales, not Quartararo, is the reference Yamaha - crew chief

Vinales, not Quartararo, is the reference Yamaha - crew chief

MotoGP
MotoGP

Garcia: Vinales the reference Yamaha Vinales, not Quartararo, is the reference Yamaha - crew chief

Rossi: My results must improve for new contract

Rossi: My results must improve for new contract

MotoGP
MotoGP

Rossi deal hinges on better results Rossi: My results must improve for new contract

Lecuona was in disbelief overtaking Lorenzo

Lecuona was in disbelief overtaking Lorenzo

MotoGP
MotoGP
Valencia GP

Lecuona debut "spectacular" Lecuona was in disbelief overtaking Lorenzo

Ducati aims to convince Zarco over Avintia ride

Ducati aims to convince Zarco over Avintia ride

MotoGP
MotoGP

Ducati holds Zarco Avintia talks Ducati aims to convince Zarco over Avintia ride

Marquez's secret weapon for taming the Honda

Marquez's secret weapon for taming the Honda

Prime MotoGP
Prime
MotoGP

Marquez's secret weapon Marquez's secret weapon for taming the Honda

Zarco set for shock MotoGP return with LCR Honda

Zarco set for shock MotoGP return with LCR Honda

MotoGP
MotoGP
Australian GP

Zarco set to ride for LCR Honda Zarco set for shock MotoGP return with LCR Honda

Why Honda must now split with Lorenzo

Why Honda must now split with Lorenzo

Prime MotoGP
Prime
MotoGP

Why Honda must split with Lorenzo Why Honda must now split with Lorenzo

Marquez, Honda in advanced talks over new contract

Marquez, Honda in advanced talks over new contract

MotoGP
MotoGP

Marquez set to stay Honda deal Marquez, Honda in advanced talks over new contract

Rossi set to split with crew chief Galbusera

Rossi set to split with crew chief Galbusera

MotoGP
MotoGP

Rossi set to split with crew chief Rossi set to split with crew chief Galbusera

Crutchlow defends Honda boss Puig's outspoken style

Crutchlow defends Honda boss Puig's outspoken style

MotoGP
MotoGP

Crutchlow defends Puig's style Crutchlow defends Honda boss Puig's outspoken style

Marquez puzzled by Vinales' number switch

Marquez puzzled by Vinales' number switch

MotoGP
MotoGP

Marquez puzzled by Vinales' number switch Marquez puzzled by Vinales' number switch

Injured Lorenzo set for another surgery

Injured Lorenzo set for another surgery

MotoGP
MotoGP

Injured Lorenzo set for another surgery Injured Lorenzo set for another surgery