Drive M7 Aspar
Jul 24

MotoGP: Nicky Hayden to miss races in Indy and Brno

2006 MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden currently sits 13th in the MotoGP standings. (Photo courtesy MotoGP.com)

2006 champion currently sits 13th in the MotoGP standings. (Photo courtesy MotoGP.com)

Nearly a week after surgery, Nicky Hayden underwent his first examination on Tuesday and received positive news – his recovery is favorable, but he will have to miss the next two races in order to return 100 percent fit.

The team will get Leon Camier to stand in for the 2006 World Champion.

Tags: , , ,
May 30

MotoGP: Hayden to have wrist surgery next week

Nicky Hayden of USA and Drive M7 Aspar  rounds the bend during MotoGp of Italy - Free Practice at Mugello Circuit on May 30, 2014 in Scarperia, Italy.  (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

of USA and  rounds the bend during of Italy – Free Practice at Circuit on May 30, 2014 in Scarperia, Italy. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

After struggling on Friday at Mugello, DRIVE M7 Aspar rider Nicky Hayden expects to have wrist surgery next week, whilst a decision on his continued participation in the Gran Premio d’Italia TIM will be made on Saturday.

Hayden was one of the few riders to venture out this afternoon as he tested out his injured wrist after only managing six laps in the morning.

Tags: , , , ,
Mar 10

MotoGP: New DRIVE M7 Aspar Team Lineup Completes Winter Testing

Nicky Hayden of USA and Drive M7 Aspar rounds the bend during the MotoGP Tests in Losail. (Photo: Getty Images)

of USA and rounds the bend during the Tests in Losail. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nicky Hayden and were each inside the Qatar test top 10 by the end of the three day visit, with both DRIVE M7 Aspar Team riders improving their lap times each day.

Nicky Hayden and Hiroshi Aoyama were each inside the Qatar test top 10 by the end of the three day visit, with both DRIVE M7 Aspar Team riders improving their lap times each day.

Tags: , , ,
Feb 25

MotoGP: DRIVE M7 Aspar Team Presents 2014 Project At Sepang

Drive M7 Aspar Team presents 2014 line-up at Sepang. (Photo: MotoGP)

Here’s a look at the Team. (Photo: )

The Aspar MotoGP team has unveiled its most international lineup yet at Sepang, with two former World Champions and new Malaysian energy drink DRIVE M7 on board as title sponsor.

With the second test session of the MotoGP preseason due to kick off on Wednesday in Malaysia, the DRIVE M7 Aspar Team took the opportunity to officially unveil its 2014 project at the home of its new title sponsor in a special ceremony.

Tags: ,
Feb 11

MotoGP: HRC Boss Says RCV1000R Riders ‘Need More Time’

Scott Redding for the GO&FUN Honda Gresini team at the 2014 Valencia test. (Photo: MotoGP.com)

Scott Redding gets on track for the GO&FUN Gresini team at the 2014 Valencia test. (Photo: .com)

Those riding the Honda RCV1000R need more time to get to grips with the new machine. That is the opinion of Shuhei Nakamoto, HRC executive vice president, who shared his opinion on the situation at the end of last week’s Sepang test.

There are four Honda RCV1000R bikes (originally dubbed the ‘Production Racer’) in the field this season. Two are run by , with and at the helm, whereas others are piloted by GO&FUN Honda Gresini’s Scott Redding and Cardion AB Motoracing’s Karel Abraham.

Tags: , , , ,