Recent MotoGP News
Dani Pedrosa triumphed at Laguna Seca on Sunday, taking the holeshot from fourth on the grid and not looking back – to cross the finishing line ahead of his closest rival Valentino Rossi. Riding with an injured shoulder and foot, Lorenzo had a chance to overtake Rossi for second with four laps to go but got his move wrong and had to settle for the final podium place.
Oakley and Ducati are two companies that not only align perfectly, but work together on several levels – from making Ducati’s official eyewear to both their riders Nicky Hayden and Casey Stoner being Oakley athletes. Yesterday during the Qualifying Rounds, Oakley was able to hang out in the Ducati Pits to watch the pit crew work their magic with both riders. The result was the 3rd and 8th fastest qualifying times.
On the anniversary of our nation’s birth, Laguna Seca Raceway was full of electricity in the crowds and excellence on the track. After an intense practice session in the morning, qualifying for the Red Bull US Grand Prix MotoGP kicked off at 1:55pm PST with more then a few crashes.