MOTOGP: Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix Will Not Return to MotoGP Calendar in 2016

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INDIANAPOLIS — official track release — Shawn Gritzmacher/IMS photo — The FIM MotoGP World Championship will not return to Indianapolis Motor Speedway next season. After eight years of world-class motorcycle racing, the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix will not be on the 2016 schedule at the historic multi-purpose race track. The-award winning MotoGP event was first hosted at IMS in partnership …

MOTOGP: Repsol Honda Sweep; Marquez Claims Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix Pole Ahead of Pedrosa

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INDIANAPOLIS – official track release — Shawn Gritzmacher/IMS photo — Two-time defending MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez posted a time of 1:31.884 seconds aboard the No. 93 Repsol Honda on Saturday to capture the pole position for Sunday’s Red Bull Indianapolis GP at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Marquez, who won from the pole during the last two MotoGP races at IMS, …

MOTOGP: Red Bull G.P. to Return to Indianapolis in 2015

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — Ginny Heithaus photo — Officials with Indianapolis Motor Speedway have confirmed that the MotoGP World Championship will return to the speedway in 2015. The track did not confirm a date for the 2015 running of the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix, but has offered fans who ordered Sunday reserved tickets for the 2014 event held …

MOTOGP: Marquez Masters Indy; Wins 10th Straight in MotoGP Competition

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — Ginny Heithaus photo — It would be an understatement to say that 2014 has been kind to Marc Marquez. He still hasn’t lost a race this season. The defending MotoGP World Champion won his 10th consecutive race on Sunday at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix, with Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi joining him on the podium. Rossi led …

MOTOGP: Marquez Banks Red Bull Indy G.P. Pole Position

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — Dave Heithaus photo — Marc Marquez will start his quest for his 10th consecutive MotoGP victory from the pole Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Marquez took pole at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix from Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo, clinching the top spot on the grid at the modified IMS track with a best …

MOTOGP: Marc Marquez Paces Indy; Continues to Shine In Dominant Season

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — Eric Schwarzkopf photo — Marc Marquez continued his dominant MotoGP season by setting the pace during practice Friday afternoon at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course. Defending World Champion Marquez registered a 1:32.882 lap towards the end of free practice two to end the day on top, shaving more than 1.5 seconds off his best lap …

MIDWEST: Westfield Powersports Enters Agreement with IMS; Will Sponsor Red Bull GP Vendor Marketplace

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — The Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Indiana-based Westfield Powersports entered into an agreement as the title sponsor of the Red Bull Indianapolis GP Vendor Marketplace during the seventh Red Bull Indianapolis GP at IMS Aug. 8-10. The Red Bull Indianapolis GP is the tenth round of the 2014 MotoGP World Championship, the most prestigious motorcycle road …