Absolute Motorsport working with Spirit Moto Corsa

Absolute Motorsport are delighted to announce that we have teamed up with Spirit Motorcycles to deliver their social media output for the remainder of the 2020 season. Spirit Motorcycles compete in the Quattro Plant British GP2 Championship, a support series of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship. The team races under the name Spirit Moto CorsaContinue reading “Absolute Motorsport working with Spirit Moto Corsa”

James Casey Reflections

I am pleased to announce that my new show for Absolute Motorsport TV – James Casey Reflections – is launching later today. In this weekly show I will be commenting on the biggest stories across several different motorsport series. Episodes will uploaded to the Absolute Motorsport YouTube, Facebook and Instagram TV pages. In the pilotContinue reading “James Casey Reflections”

Quartararo to join factory Yamaha lineup in 2021, replacing Rossi

Yamaha have announced that Fabio Quartararo will join Maverick Vinales in their factory MotoGP team in 2021, meaning Valentino Rossi will leave the team at the end of the season. Quartararo has signed a two-year-deal with the team, mirroring Vinales’ new contract for 2021 and 2022 which was announced yesterday. The 20-year-old Frenchmen massively impressedContinue reading “Quartararo to join factory Yamaha lineup in 2021, replacing Rossi”

Your Racer of the Decade: Marc Marquez

Marc Marquez has won the vote on our social media platforms for Racer of the Decade. The Spaniard beat Lewis Hamilton by a single vote after all the polls were combined. While Hamilton won the polls on Twitter and Instagram, Marquez was the overwhelming victor on Facebook. The original vote on Twitter between our fourContinue reading “Your Racer of the Decade: Marc Marquez”

Racer of the Decade Nominee #4 – Jonathan Rea

Jonathan Rea has rewritten the record books in World Superbikes in the last few years, becoming the series’ first five-time champion this year with all his titles in succession. Over the last five years he has been almost unbelievably consistent whilst improving year-on-year to see off the competition and keep his place at the topContinue reading “Racer of the Decade Nominee #4 – Jonathan Rea”

Racer of the Decade Nominee #3 – Lewis Hamilton

Of our four nominees, Lewis Hamilton is the only man who went into the decade as a fully established name, having already won the Formula 1 World Championship in 2008. However, he has still been on quite a big journey this decade, going from one of the best drivers on the grid to one ofContinue reading “Racer of the Decade Nominee #3 – Lewis Hamilton”

Racer of the Decade Nominee #2 – Sebastien Ogier

Sebastien Ogier was being tipped for great things at the start of the decade and that is exactly what he delivered. Following compatriot Sebastien Loeb’s retirement, he took over the mantle of WRC’s leading man, taking six consecutive titles from 2013-2018. Ogier began the decade with just one season of experience in WRC machinery whereContinue reading “Racer of the Decade Nominee #2 – Sebastien Ogier”