The words Satu Hati have graced the side of the Repsol Honda Team bikes since 2010. What meaning does this Indonesian expression hold for us?
At any MotoGP weekend, riders and their bikes circle the track a great number of times. During each lap, the rider has to do much more than just accelerate, brake, lean the bike, and change gears. Let’s have a look at what riders can do with the buttons on a MotoGP bike during a race.
The most important thing during a race is going the fastest, and every little detail counts when it comes to gaining a few precious milliseconds. So it comes as no surprise that MotoGP bikes have super strict and thorough maintenance protocols.
During competition, MotoGP riders reach top speeds of well over 300 km/hr. Their surroundings fly by in a heartbeat, and they have very little time to react. How do these brave souls manage to get their bearings when high speeds decrease their visibility?
Professionals from a number of countries come together on Marc Márquez and Dani Pedrosa’s teams. What language do they use when they work together in the box? Find out here!
At MotoGP races, we’ve seen Marc Márquez wear helmets with several different designs. Here’s a gallery we’ve put together with some of our favourites.
After a trip to the cold and windy Phillip Island circuit, the World Championship heads to a track where heat and humidity is guaranteed and intense rain can never be ruled out.
As the World Championship is drawing to a close, the GP at the historic Phillip Island circuit is just around the corner. The distinctive features of this circuit create advantages and difficulties that riders must keep in mind during the race.
The most successful team in the entire history of motorcycle racing has seen many Japanese riders among its ranks. With the Japanese GP just around the corner, we wanted to commemorate these spectacular riders, who wore the team colours with pride.
Alpinestars is the designer and manufacturer of the racing suits that Repsol Honda riders wear. Today we’ll tell you six interesting facts about our rider’s suits and the production process…