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MV Agusta Unveils Moto2 Weapon

After a 42-year hiatus from Grand Prix racing, MV Agusta has finally unveiled its all-new Moto2 challenger for the 2019 season – and it looks very naughty indeed. The Varese factory has chosen Forward Racing as its squad, although pilots for next year have yet to be confirmed. Of course, MV’s handiwork centres around a trellis/ally plate frame and houses… Read more →

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Triumph confirmed as Moto2 engine supplier

In this year’s worst kept secret, Triumph has finally been confirmed as Moto2 engine supplier from the 2019 season onwards after signing a deal with Dorna. The Hinckley factory will provide a ‘dedicated race-tuned’ 765cc triple motor based on the all-new Street Triple, with obvious upgrades for competition use to cope with higher revs.   A modified cylinder head, titanium valves,… Read more →

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KTM + WP announce Moto2 Project

Months after its RC16 MotoGP weapon encountered public eyes, KTM has announced a joint venture between the orange factory and WP Performance Systems (both of whom are owned by Cross Industries AG) with an all-new Moto2 project that looks rather factory. Unless KTM has been surreptitiously working on a 600cc four cylinder motor, or Moto2 rules will be relaxed to… Read more →