Stoner delighted with 'fantastic' bike

Stoner delighted with 'fantastic' bike

Casey Stoner has revealed that he was much happier with the handling of his bike during this afternoon’s Catalan Grand Prix, with the Repsol Honda rider taking his third victory of the season. The Australian struggled in qualifying due to low tyre temperatures, but he never looked threatened in the race after stealing the lead from reigning Champion Jorge Lorenzo at the end of Lap 1. 
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2011 Catalan MotoGP Grand Prix
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  1. Sunday 5 June 2011

  2. 17:15

    Latest MotoGP photos: Sunday at the Circuit de Catalunya

    MotoGP
  3. Stoner delighted with ‘fantastic’ bike 17:10

    Stoner delighted with ‘fantastic’ bike

    Casey Stoner has revealed that he was much happier with the handling of his bike during this afternoon’s Catalan Grand Prix, with the Repsol Honda rider t...

    MotoGP
  4. Stoner storms to Barcelona victory 13:48

    Stoner storms to Barcelona victory

    Repsol Honda's Casey Stoner claimed a dominant win at the Circuit de Catalunya this afternoon, jumping into the lead at the start of the race before g...

    MotoGP
  5. Simoncelli fastest in wet warm-up 09:15

    Simoncelli fastest in wet warm-up

    Honda Gresini's Marco Simoncelli remained fastest as the riders took to the Circuit de Catalunya for a final time ahead of this afternoon’s Catalan Grand P...

    MotoGP
  6. Saturday 4 June 2011

  7. 18:25

    Latest MotoGP photos: Saturday at the Circuit de Catalunya

    MotoGP
  8. Stoner ‘disappointed’ with qualifying performance 18:23

    Stoner ‘disappointed’ with qualifying performance

    Casey Stoner was left frustrated by his lap times on fresh rubber during Saturday afternoon’s qualifying session for the Catalan Grand Prix, with the Repsol...

    MotoGP
  9. I didn’t expect pole, admits Simoncelli 18:03

    I didn’t expect pole, admits Simoncelli

    Marco Simoncelli has revealed that he believed pole position was out of reach ahead of qualifying at the Circuit de Catalunya this afternoon, with Casey...

    MotoGP
  10. Simoncelli claims first MotoGP pole 14:30

    Simoncelli claims first MotoGP pole

    Marco Simoncelli will start Sunday's Catalan Grand Prix from the front of the grid, setting a time of 1:42.413 to take his first ever MotoGP pole position at...

    MotoGP
  11. Stoner stays fastest in final practice 10:30

    Stoner stays fastest in final practice

    Casey Stoner set the pace once again during this morning's final practice session at the Circuit de Catalunya, setting a time of 1:42.691 to edge out...

    MotoGP
  12. Friday 3 June 2011

  13. 14:27

    Latest MotoGP photos: Friday at the Circuit de Catalunya

    MotoGP
  14. Stoner still fastest as Edwards is injured 14:26

    Stoner still fastest as Edwards is injured

    After taking the spoils in the first Barcelona practice session on Friday morning, Honda’s Casey Stoner has retained the top spot this afternoon. The A...

    MotoGP
  15. Stoner leads first Barcelona practice 10:15

    Stoner leads first Barcelona practice

    Honda’s Casey Stoner led the way in the first Catalonia practice session on Friday. Behind the Australian's best lap time of 1:43.918, satellite rider Marco...

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  16. Thursday 2 June 2011

  17. Simoncelli reprimanded over Pedrosa collision 16:31

    Simoncelli reprimanded over Pedrosa collision

    Marco Simoncelli has been official warned by MotoGP officials after the coming together between himself and Dani Pedrosa in the French Grand Prix. Summoned...

    MotoGP
  18. 09:35

    Video: Lorenzo surprises at Barcelona's Sagrada Familia

    F1
  19. Wednesday 1 June 2011

  20. Official: Pedrosa to miss Catalan Grand Prix 14:55

    Official: Pedrosa to miss Catalan Grand Prix

    Repsol Honda has announced that, following his crash with Marco Simoncelli in the French Grand Prix, Dani Pedrosa will be forced to miss out on competing in...

    MotoGP
  21. We’re getting closer, Rossi insists 09:40

    We’re getting closer, Rossi insists

    Valentino Rossi admits that clinching victory in Spain is not likely this weekend, although the multiple World Champion is confident about Ducati’s c...

    MotoGP
  22. Lorenzo targets podium in Barcelona 09:20

    Lorenzo targets podium in Barcelona

    Jorge Lorenzo will be aiming for a podium finish as MotoGP resumes in Barcelona this weekend. Although the World Champion enjoyed victory at the Circuit de...

    MotoGP
  23. Tuesday 31 May 2011

  24. No concrete decision made yet, says Pedrosa 11:16

    No concrete decision made yet, says Pedrosa

    Dani Pedrosa is yet to discover whether he will be able to compete in his home Grand Prix this weekend. The Honda rider, who grew up just several kilometres...

    MotoGP
  25. Simoncelli to be questioned over Pedrosa shunt 09:22

    Simoncelli to be questioned over Pedrosa shunt

    MotoGP officials have requested via a statement that Marco Simoncelli speaks to stewards at this weekend’s Catalan Grand Prix. The Italian was the other h...

    MotoGP
  26. Wednesday 25 May 2011

  27. Pedrosa pushing to be fit for Spain 08:44

    Pedrosa pushing to be fit for Spain

    After being injured yet again in the French Grand Prix, breaking his collarbone due to a coming together with Marco Simoncelli, Dani Pedrosa is now trying...

    MotoGP