Author: HiFi.GP

Valentino Rossi: “The aim (of the new fairing)…

Valentino Rossi: “The aim (of the new fairing) was to reduce wheelieing, important for the Austrian race, but I haven’t noted any big changes, it’s all more or less like before. We won’t homologate this for the next race, so that we don’t waste the only chance we have this season to introduce new aerodynamics.”

2018 Brno post race test, Valentino Rossi testing a very different “catfish” front fairing on his 2018 Yamaha YZR-M1.

Nΐcky Hayden #69, July 30 1981 – May 22 2017

Nΐcky Hayden #69, July 30 1981 – May 22 2017

1999 AMA Supersport Champion

2002 AMA Superbike Champion (youngest ever)

2002 Daytona 200 Winner

2006 MotoGP World Champion

Nicky Hayden and his signature smile were able…

Nicky Hayden and his signature smile were able to rest a few weeks during the 2015/2016 off season at his home in Owensboro.

2002 AMA Superbike Champion, 2006 MotoGP World Champion

Awful things happen, all over the world, to anyone. And it’s a terrible shame for something so awful to have happened to one so loved as Nicky Hayden, exactly 1 year ago today.

Celebrate it like a Rossi!

Celebrate it like a Rossi!

2016 Jerez, Valentino Rossi, Yamaha M1, winning the 2016 Spanish Grand Prix

God damn it, dear Yamaha, dig in the back of your garage and give Valentino back his 2016 Jerez winning machine. The last two chassis you made (2017, 2018) seem nothing but a horrible waste of time.

Ayrton Senna Sempre

Ayrton Senna Sempre

24th anniversary

The Day the Formula 1 Died

The Day the Formula 1 Died

On 1 May 1994, 34-year-old racing champion Ayrton Senna was leading in the San Marino Grand Prix when his Williams car flew off the track at the Tamburello curve and hit a concrete wall at around 218km/h. The accident was caused by a steering-column failure and cost Senna his life.

24th anniversary today, Ayrton Senna Sempre

The Day the Formula 1 Died

The Day the Formula 1 Died

On 1 May 1994, 34-year-old racing champion Ayrton Senna was leading in the San Marino Grand Prix when his Williams car flew off the track at the Tamburello curve and hit a concrete wall at around 218km/h. The accident was caused by a steering-column failure and cost Senna his life.

24th anniversary today, Ayrton Senna Sempre

Roland Ratzenberger 4 July 1960 – 30 April 199…

Roland Ratzenberger 4 July 1960 – 30 April 1994, Austrian racing driver who raced in sports prototype, British Formula 3000, Japanese Formula 3000 and Formula One.

Hero remembered, 24th anniversary.

Roland Ratzenberger 4 July 1960 – 30 April 199…

Roland Ratzenberger 4 July 1960 – 30 April 1994, Austrian racing driver who raced in sports prototype, British Formula 3000, Japanese Formula 3000 and Formula One.

Hero remembered, 24th anniversary.

Cruising in the American style

Cruising in the American style

Valentino Rossi gets a lift from team-mate Nicky Hayden, 2012 U.S. GRAND PRIX