Recent MotoGP News
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.
Jorge Lorenzo was once again in second place, his third. The Spaniard got off to a bad start from third on the grid and, although he was able to fight back up to the front, could not provide Rossi with the same challenge that he had done last time out.