San Marino

San Marino GP (2018)

07 Sep - 09 Sep
Event finished


Championship Driver Team Event Location Prime Article type Date
24 articles
Clear all filters
San Marino GP
Article type

Latest news on San Marino GP


“Sad” Zarco having to “fight with my own bike”

Tech 3 Yamaha rider Johann Zarco says he was having to “fight with my own bike” in last weekend’s Misano MotoGP round as his slump in form continued.

Espargaro felt "really bad" for Ponsson over debut controversy

Aprilia rider Aleix Espargaro “feels really bad” for Avintia stand-in Christophe Ponsson, whose MotoGP debut at Misano generated controversy within the paddock.

Injured Espargaro "completely f***ed" after Misano race

KTM MotoGP rider Pol Espargaro says he was “completely f***ed” on his comeback from injury in the San Marino Grand Prix at Misano.

Rossi: Third in championship "miraculous" amid Yamaha woes

Valentino Rossi says his third place in the current MotoGP standings is “miraculous” given Yamaha's recent struggles.

Redding "felt dangerous" to other riders in Misano race

Aprilia's Scott Redding said he felt like a danger to his fellow MotoGP riders in the Misano race, which he described as “another punch in the face”.

Crutchlow bewildered by Rins' Misano surrender

LCR Honda MotoGP rider Cal Crutchlow was puzzled by his overtake on Alex Rins in the Misano MotoGP race, saying he's “never known” a rider to surrender a position so easily.

Miller 'let himself down' in third-lap Misano crash

Pramac Ducati MotoGP rider Jack Miller admits he let himself down by crashing out on the third lap of the San Marino Grand Prix after starting from the front row.

Lorenzo blames "rock"-like medium tyre for crash

Jorge Lorenzo says he puts his crash in MotoGP's San Marino Grand Prix down to his choice of the "rock"-like medium front tyre.

Marquez was "pushing too much" to follow Lorenzo

MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez says he was “pushing too much” to stay with Jorge Lorenzo in the closing stages of the Misano race.

Misano MotoGP: Dovizioso beats Marquez to win, Lorenzo crashes

Andrea Dovizioso scored a straightforward third win of the MotoGP season at Misano ahead of Marc Marquez, as Jorge Lorenzo crashed out of second place.

Misano MotoGP: Marquez leads the Ducatis in warm-up

MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez led the way in morning warm-up for the San Marino Grand Prix ahead of Ducati pair Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo.

Analysis: Misano set for repeat of Austria nailbiter

Nearly a month has passed since the thrilling Austrian Grand Prix, but Sunday's Misano MotoGP race looks set to be contested among the same three star riders.

Rossi needs to find two tenths for Misano podium chance

Valentino Rossi says he needs to find an extra two tenths of a second per lap to be able to finish on the podium in Sunday’s Misano MotoGP race.

Marquez was riding with "stone in eye" after crash

MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez says his crash in qualifying at Misano left him with “a small stone” in his eye for his final run.

Misano MotoGP: Lorenzo takes dominant pole, Marquez crashes

Jorge Lorenzo beat his own previous Misano lap record to take pole position for MotoGP's San Marino Grand Prix, as Marc Marquez only took fifth after a crash.

Misano MotoGP: Zarco tops FP3 to snatch Q2 spot

Johann Zarco and Jack Miller were first and second in the damp third MotoGP practice at Misano, both riders earning a spot in Q2 as a result.

Avintia “stupid” for giving Ponsson MotoGP debut - Crutchlow

Cal Crutchlow has hit out at the Avintia team for handing Christophe Ponsson his MotoGP debut at Misano, after the Frenchman languished several seconds off the pace in Friday practice.

Tech 3 boss frustrated by Syahrin's "unbelievable" behaviour

Tech 3 boss Herve Poncharal has criticised his rider Hafizh Syahrin for circulating on track over 10 seconds off the pace during practice for this weekend's Misano MotoGP round.

Misano MotoGP: Dovizioso heads Ducati 1-2 in FP2

Ducati duo Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo locked out the top two in MotoGP's second practice session at Misano, as Valentino Rossi fought his way inside the top 10 late on.

Misano's unique place within MotoGP folklore

The Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli plays host to the 13th round of the 2018 MotoGP season this weekend, and the Italian venue has a unique history, as Oriol Puigdemont explains.

Misano MotoGP: Dovizioso leads Crutchlow in first practice

Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso set the pace in the opening MotoGP practice session at Misano, as both Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi were outside of the top 10.

MotoGP stars concerned by Ponsson debut

MotoGP champions Valentino Rossi and Marc Marquez have both admitted concern over the circumstances in which Avintia stand-in Christophe Ponsson will make his MotoGP debut at Misano.

Espargaro to return to MotoGP action in Misano

Pol Espargaro is set to take part in this weekend's San Marino Grand Prix as the KTM rider returns from a three-race injury break.

Avintia names Rabat's replacement for Misano

French rider Christophe Ponsson will make his MotoGP debut at Misano this weekend after he was picked by Avintia Ducati to replace for the injured Tito Rabat.