MXGP of Europe
Tim Gajser showed his much-improved sand riding skills at Valkenswaard, going seven-two for third overall in what was his third podium overall in a row. The CRF450RW rider had second gate pick and with two good starts, he was in a great position to challenge for wins. However a mistake… read more.
Team HRC’s Calvin Vlaanderen finished fourth for the third GP in succession, as once again he missed out on the podium spot, despite tying on points with the rider in third. Riding in front of his home crowd at the MXGP of the Netherlands, Vlaanderen, who lives five minutes away… read more.
Tim Gajser put his Honda CRF450RW is a great position to challenge for a win in tomorrow’s main races at the 2019 MXGP of the Netherlands. The Team HRC rider finished a comfortable second place and will have a good gate pick on what was a surprisingly hard pack Valkenswaard… read more.
Things were looking very promising for Calvin Vlaanderen after the MX2 rider posted the second quickest time in timed practice at the MXGP of the Netherlands. Unfortunately he wasn’t able to capitalise on his good gate pick for the qualification race as he got caught up in a first-chicane incident… read more.
For the third round of the 2019 MXGP world championships, Team HRC head to the Valkenswaard circuit on the Netherlands / Belgium border, in what will be a good opportunity to show everyone their sand skills after two tracks that offered vastly different terrain. Tim Gajser’s confidence is extremely high,… read more.
Tim Gajser had a successful season debut in the Netherlands today as he claimed ninth place overall in the MXGP of Europe at Valkenswaard. After finishing ninth in the opening encounter of the day, he crossed the finish line of race two in thirteenth place despite crashing unhurt in two… read more.
Team HRC’s Calvin Vlaanderen fought bravely through poor health and challenging track conditions aboard his 2018 Honda CRF250RW machine, to claim 11th place in the second MX2 race at Valkenswaard and 13th in the overall classification of the MXGP of Europe. Vlaanderen got a great jump out of the gate… read more.
Team HRC’s Calvin Vlaanderen completed the opening day of action of the MXGP of Europe by claiming eleventh place in today’s qualifying race of the MX2 class. The encounter took place in freezing temperatures at Valkenswaard’s Eurocircuit, with snow adding an extra challenge to the riders competing in the category.… read more.
Tim Gajser enjoyed a sensational return to MXGP action after missing the opening round of the season, as the star of Team HRC finished today’s qualifying race at Valkenswaard in third place after an excellent ride in the treacherous conditions encountered at the Dutch venue. Tim Gajser got a great… read more.
Team HRC is back in action this weekend as the 2018 Motocross World Championship heads to the Netherlands for the MXGP of Europe, which takes place at Valkenswaard. After missing the opening event of the season, two-time World Champion Tim Gajser will join MX2 team mate Calvin Vlaanderen, as the… read more.
Michele Cervellin and Lars Van Berkel had an arduous day on their CRF250Rw’s in the Dutch black sands, at the MXGP of Europe. Cervellin, who has been riding with a hand injury this weekend, didn’t seem as comfortable in the rough terrain in the first race and finished 18th. Race… read more.
Tim Gajser and Evgeny Bobeyshev had a day of changeable fortunes aboard their CRF450RW’s in Valkenswaard and were left reflecting on what could have been. The first race started well for Gajser who gated in second and was closing the gap between Gautier for the lead. After preparing to make… read more.
Lars Van Berkel made a promising debut for HRC MX2 today on the CRF250RW, in the MXGP of Europe. At his home GP, the Dutchman came in eleventh place in qualifying today. Van Berkel had a good start out the gate and was immediately fighting for places, holding his own… read more.
The qualifying race of the MXGP of Europe proved a challenge today for the HRC duo of Tim Gajser and Evgeny Bobryshev, as they battled their CRF450RW’s through the black Valkenswaard sand. The track has undergone some fairly big changes recently. There is a new start straight and some jumps… read more.
Joining Michele Cervellin in HRC MX2, riding the CRF250RW, is 22-year-old Dutchman Lars Van Berkel who will be filling in for the injured Chihiro Notsuka. Coming just one week after the MXGP of Trentino as the European season starts to come thick and fast, the MXGP of Europe represents the… read more.
The sixth round of MXGP returns to the popular Belgian sand track in Valkenswaard this weekend for the MXGP of Europe, just one week after Trentino. The track is well known for its tough conditions. The deep black sand is difficult to master as it’s condition becomes more challenging throughout… read more.
Evgeny Bobryshev had a consistent weekend at the MXGP of Europe with a fourth and a sixth in the two motos, putting the Russian sixth overall, but was ultimately left wanting. All weekend his pace on the CRF450RW was strong and, with changes made to the bike overnight, his confidence… read more.
Evgeny Bobryshev finished eighth in qualifying today at the Valkenswaard track aboard Team HRC’s sole CRF450RW. Sixth from the start, Bobby settled into something of an early rhythm before an he was caught out by the challenging conditions and dropped to ninth before fighting back once more. The track –… read more.
Evgeny Bobryshev currently lies third in the World Championship, but will attack the Grand Prix of Europe this weekend with even more vigour having recently taken a double win in the opening round of the Dutch championship in Axel. It adds to Bobby’s impressive scorecard already this season – Italian… read more.
Gautier Paulin took his first victory with Team HRC, and the team’s first of the season, at the MXGP of Europe at Valkenswaard yesterday, and Evgeny Bobryshev finished fourth, only narrowly missing the podium. A short video edit is now available at mxgp.hondaracingcorporation.com, or you can watch it below in this email… read more.
Gautier Paulin took a gate-to-flag victory today in the qualifying race at Valkenswaard, The Netherlands, taking the holeshot and never looking back as he stormed to his first qualifying win for Team HRC aboard the Honda CRF450RW. In a similarly strong showing to last weekend in Italy, Evgeny Bobryshev followed… read more.
With only a few days separating rounds four and five, Team HRC will be heading straight to the GP of Europe at Valkenswaard from Trentino. The back-to-back European rounds will see the riders tackle the first sand track of the year. Both Evgeny Bobryshev and Gautier Paulin have podium history… read more.
Evgeny Bobryshev started the MXGP of The Netherlands strongly, sitting at the top of the timesheets after the first free practice on Saturday morning, but after being involved in another rider’s accident in race two, the focus turned to recovering from the back of the field. Race one went well… read more.
Evgeny Bobryshev finished the qualifying race for the MXGP of The Netherlands in sixth position today at a sunny but cold Valkenswaard track. With Max Nagl sidelined by injury, Bobryshev is Team HRC’s sole rider this weekend aboard the CRF450RW and the Russian star, who is continuing to recover from… read more.
Team HRC head to Valkenswaard, Netherlands, this weekend for round six of the FIM Motocross World Championship, and the first in a back-to-back pairing of European races. The sandy surface of Valkenswaard will welcome the MXGP contingent on 3-4 May, where a reduced-strength Team HRC will field just Evgeny Bobryshev.… read more.