American racer Nicky Hayden made his first appearance with the Aspar Team, testing the Honda RCV1000R production racer at the official MotoGP post-season test at Spain’s Valencia circuit. Hayden completed 76 laps on the RCV1000R, posting a top lap time of 1:32.576, putting him 13th on the time sheet. The test time was 0.188 seconds […]
MotoGP Stars Show their Soccer Skills with Alpinestars World Cup Boots
Alpinestars has launched a series of special designs for its Supertech R boot to celebrate the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. To promote the new designs, Alpinestars enlisted MotoGP stars Marc Marquez, Dani Pedrosa, Cal Crutchlow, Scott Redding, Hector Barbera and Broc Parkes, to showcase their soccer (or “football” as they’re more likely to call it) skills on the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya track ahead of this weekend’s race.
Still dressed in their leathers and Supertech R boots, the MotoGP racers kicked the ball around for the cameras and took turns taking penalty shots on a net set up near the finish line.