WEC Enduro championship Sweden GP - Enkoping
The swedish round of the 2014 WEC, according to the pilots and the various professionals, the most selective, technique and tough of the year has seen the coming out of the real values of most riders prepared both physically and technically. With Antoine Meo still out of order for the consequences of the last GP of Finland, the E2 has seen the dominance of his compatriot "Pela" Renet that wins easily both of the days in the E1 class while Nambotin winner of saturday but second one on sunday. In the E3 returns to win the french rider Mat Bellino after the saturday had ever seen a more 'strong Matthew Phillips who now dominated by the large leads in the overall standings. In EJ Redondi, winner on Saturday, ending in second place on the Sunday after McCanney.
Next round of the Enduro World Championship the first week of July with the GP of Mexico, Guanajuato.
1, Eero Remes, FIN, TM, (2 – 1)
2, Christophe Nambotin, FRA, KTM, (1 – 2)
3, Cristobal Guerrero, ESP, KTM, (4 – 3)
1, Pierre-Alexandre Renet, FRA, Husqvarna, (1 – 1)
2, Johnny Aubert, FRA, Beta, (2 – 2)
3, Alex Salvini, ITA, Honda, (3 – 3)
1, Mathias Bellino, FRA, Husqvarna, (2 – 1)
2, Matti Seistola, FIN, Sherco, (11 - 2)
3, Matthew Phillips, AUS, KTM, (1 – 3)
1, Daniel McCanney, GBR, Beta, (2 – 1)
2, Giacomo Redondi, ITA, Beta, (1 – 2)
3, Loic Larrieu, FRA, Husqvarna, (4 – 3)
MOTO 2 CATALUNYA GP - Barcellona
After Mugello the story keep on as well in the Catalunyan GP: in Barcelona "Tito" Rabat was really too strong for all the rest dominating the home GP with an authority really surprising leading the race from start to finish: the Marc VDS Racing Team rider hits his 4th win of the season, increasing the lead in the standings over fellow-rival Mika Kallio. Of note is the excellent match of the french Zarco and his Catheram that, right in the end and with a good race strategy, he manages to hit his first podium of the season.
1.Rabat (SPA-Kalex) TCX rider
3.Zarco (FRA-Catheram) TCX rider
MX1 Motocross world Chanmpionship GP of Italy - Maggiora:
On the day that still saw another 1-1 of Jeffrey Herlings in MX2, really too strong for the rest, the team CLS Monster Kawasaki riders had anyway good results with Tonus and Ferrandis seconds behind in both the heats of the Dutch KTM . In MXGP Tommy Searle closes in seventh place finish. Next round with the Motocross world championship with the GP of Germany in Teuschental
MXGP GP results: 1. Antonio Cairoli (ITA, KTM), 1+1; 2. Jeremy Van Horebeek (BEL, YAM), 2+2; 3. Kevin Strijbos (BEL, SUZ), 4+3.; 4. Clement Desalle (BEL, SUZ), 4+4; 5. David Philippaerts (ITA, YAM) 8+5; 6. Shaun Simpson (GBR, KTM), 7+6.; 7. Tommy Searle (GBR, KAW), 6+8
MX2 Overall top ten: 1. Jeffrey Herlings (NED, KTM), 1+1; 2. Jordi Tixier (FRA, KTM) 2+3 ; 3. Arnaud Tonus (SUI, KAW) 2+4.; 4. Dylan Ferrandis (FRA, KAW) 6+2
WEC GP of Finland - Heinola
The finnish round of the World Enduro Championship held in Heinola where both Renet and Phillips went for a glorius 1-1 in their classes E2 and E3 with the 1-2 overall for Remes and Nambotin in E1 class confirm the technical results of the previous GP but the biggest news was about the bad injury of the E2 championship leader Antoine Meo crashed on saturday against a tree and immediately rushed to a nearby hospital. Medical report with quite heavy ribs and fractured his right hand and various barrel. GP, and nost of all, championship season seriously compromised because must 'stand still for several days and off for Sweden GP scheduled for next weekend.
1, Eero Remes, FIN, TM (1+2)
2, Christophe Nambotin, FRA, KTM (2+1)
3, Cristobal Guerrero, ESP, KTM (3+3)
1, Pierre-Alexandre Renet, FRA, Husqvarna (1+1)
2, Alex Salvini, ITA, Honda (2+3)
3, Johnny Aubert, FRA, Beta (3+2)
1, Matthew Phillips, AUS, KTM (1+1)
2, Ivan Cervantes, ESP, KTM (2+2)
3, Matti Seistola, FIN, Sherco (4+3)
1, Daniel McCanney, GBR, Beta (1+1)
2, Loic Larrieu, FRA, Husqvarna (2+2)
3, Oliver Nelson, SWE, KTM (3+3)
WSSC Malesian GP - Sepang
After dominating the qualyfing session during saturday Jules Cluzel and his MVAgusta did not repeat the performance during the race coming up in a photo finish sprint with the dutch Van de Mark winner for a nothing and now firmly in control of the championship with 33 points ahead of french rival.
1.Van de Mark (NED - HON)
2.Cluzel (FRA - MV)
3.Sofoglu (TUR - KAW)
- Motocross MXGP/MX2 FRANCE GP - St. Jean d'Angely
"Good job" by Arnaud Tonus in the MX2 class of the french del GP both the heats finished in the second place behind the leader the dutch Jeffrey Herlings. 6-6 for his teammate Dylan Ferrandis while Tomash Covington ended witha 11-12. in the MXGP class a good 6 place in the second heat for Tommy Searle still looking for a good shape after his crash during the Thai GP.
Next round with the Motocross World championship next 15th june with the italian GP in Maggiora.
MX2 Overall GP: 1.Herlings (NED, KTM), 1+1; 2. Tonus (SUI, KAW), 2+2, 3.Tixer (FRA, KTM), 3+4;
MX2 World Championship Classification: 1. Jeffrey Herlings (NED, KTM), 394 points; 2. Arnaud Tonus (SUI, KAW), 349 p.; 3. Romain Febvre (FRA, HUS), 297 p.;
- MOTO2 / MOTO3 GP of Italy - Mugello
TCX riders of the Moto2 very fast since the qualyfing of saturday with the "pole man" Tito Rabat and second for Sam Lowes: the race has seen the victory of the spanish rider at his 3rd win during this season becoming on this way the man to beat and firmly on the top of the overall. Zarco ended with a 7th overall followed by Lowes 8°. In the Moto3 class 6th overall for Alexis Masbou followed by Tonucci 7th.
Moto2 GP: 1.Rabat (SPA, Kalex),; 2. Salom (SPA, Kalex), 3.Folger (Ger, Kalex);
- Greece WEC GP - Kalambaka
Third round of the World Enduro Championship in Kalambaka , Greece, and TCX riders as always masters in all classes : Nambotin in E1, Renet and Meo in the E2 and E3 in the "young gun" Matt Phillips . the only double 1-1 for Redondi in the EJ class now only 6 points behind points leader McCanney. Nambotin and Meo are now firmly in control of their respective rankings of the season while Matt Phillips was second at 18 points behind Cervantes. Next round of the WEC on 7/8 June with the GP of Finland
- Motocross GP MXGP/MX2 Spain - Talavera de la Reina
With TCX riders of MXGP, Lupin and Searle, still out for injuries problems obviously the focus was on the MX2 class with the leader Arnaud Tonus committed to keeping his red plate. Rather hard on Spanish track was imposed by force in both races by dutch KTM rider Herlings which is " full " 1-1 and disconnects in the overall championship of the swiss rider author of an excellent first run. For Dylan Ferrandis 3-3 in the heats allow him to be now fourth overall in the championship. Next round of the MX2 World Championship at the end of May with the British GP .
MX2 Overall: 1.Herlings (NED , KTM) , 1+1; 2 . Ferrandis ( FRA, KAW ), 3+3; 3.Tonus (SUI , KAW ), 2+5;
MX2 World Championship Classification: 1. Jeffrey Herlings (NED , KTM) , 294 points; 2 . Arnaud Tonus (SUI , KAW ) , 267 p . ; 3 . Romain Febvre ( FRA, HUS) , 232 p . ; 4 . Dylan Ferrandis ( FRA, KAW ) , p 225
- SBK / WSSC GP ITALY - Imola
Dull race, in the SBK class, for the english young gun Alex Lowes and his Volcomm Suzuki returning from Imola, with an a 8-10 while in Supersport, after getting the pole position on saturday, frenchman Cluzel and his MV Agusta is unable to replicate in the sunday race, finishing in fifteenth place.
WORLD MOTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP - Valkenswaard (NED)
The sixth round of the World Motocross MX2 championship wich took place over the famous Valkenswaard's sand, saw the domination of the dutch ace J. Herlings in both races but with swisse Arnaud Tonus who, with a second and a fifth in the heats, had great content to the dominance of dutch KTm rider rival now the new frontrunner of the overall. Good performance for french kawa rider D. Ferrandis coming back from Holland with a 4th and an 8th place in the heats. Still "out of duty" the MXGP drivers of the CLS Monster team Kawasaki Lupino and Searle.
Next round of the Motocross World next weekend with the Spanish Grand Prix in Talavera de la Reina.
MX2 - GP Classification
1. Herlings (NED, KTM), (1+1) points;
2. Febvre (FRA, HUS), (3+3) ;
3. Tixier (FRA, KTM), (5+2);
4. Guillod (SUI, KTM), (4+7);
5. Tonus (SUI, KAW), (2+5) ; TCX rider
6. Ferrandis (FRA, KAW), (4+8) ; TCX rider
MX2 OVERALL STANDING:
1. Herlings (NED, KTM), 244 points;
2. Tonus (SUI, KAW), 229;
3. Febvre (FRA, HSQ), 198;
WORLD MOTO2 / MOTO 3 CHAMPIONSHIP - Jerez de la Frontera (SPA)
Esteve "tito" Rabat unfortunately does not replicate in Jerez his earlier performance finishing fourth in the home Grand Prix won by the team-mate Kallio. Johann Zarco and his Caterham conclude in eighth place while both Lowes and Nakagami were forced to retire and DNF. Despite the 4th place spanish Marc VDS Racing Team leads the championship firmly on teammate Kallio.
In Moto3, won by Fenati, best TCX rider Masbou 12th and 16th Guevara.
Next round of the Moto2 and Moto3 in the middle of May with the French Grand Prix at Le Mans.