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Honda MotoGP set for new title partner in 2023

Honda’s factory MotoGP team is set for a major colour scheme change in 2023, as Repsol concludes its title partnership deal next year, Decalspotters understands. Sources reveal to Decalspotters and Italian motorcycling website MisterHelmet that the Repsol Honda team is changing its set of colours after the Spanish oil company’s contract concludes at the end […]

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VR46 Team in dire straits? The Aramco-TANAL saga explained

The team founded by 9-time World Champion Valentino Rossi could be facing deep trouble as an investigation led by MotoGP publication MisterHelmet points to suspicious activity of its Saudi sponsors. In April 2021, VR46 Team announced a five year deal with Dorna Sports to join MotoGP as an independent team with Ducati bikes, replacing the […]

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Petronas to withdraw from Sepang Racing Team – an unfortunate repeat of history?

Malaysian oil giant Petronas is set to seek out of their partnership with MotoGP team Sepang Racing Team at the end of season, putting its junior Moto3 and Moto2 squads in jeopardy, a fate that Petronas is familiar with. Reports from Austria indicate that Sepang Racing Team is to become another team with an uncertain […]