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Valentino Rossi Gets His Name on a Plane as a Homage, Other Champions Also Honored
Valentino Rossi Gets His Name on a Plane as a Homage, Other Champions Also Honored

20 Apr 2022, 20:57 UTC / Valentino Rossi is honored to be a part of ITA Airways' Legend Azzurre campaign, which included a popular vote on social media. A plane now bears his name

 
Ducati Celebrates the 90th Anniversary at the World Ducati Week 2016
Ducati Celebrates the 90th Anniversary at the World Ducati Week 2016

14 Dec 2015, 18:14 UTC / The dates of the World Ducati Week 2016 have been announced, and Ducati will also use this event to celebrate its 90th anniversary

 
Lorenzo Tops Practice Friday at Sepang, Exactly Four Years After Simoncelli's Death
Lorenzo Tops Practice Friday at Sepang, Exactly Four Years After Simoncelli's Death

23 Oct 2015, 12:35 UTC / Lorenzo finishes day one at Sepang in the leading position. Today we commemorate four years from Marco Simoncelli's fatal crash at this very circuit

 
Marco Simoncelli's Former Fiancee Kate Fretti Injured Seriously in Scooter Accident
Marco Simoncelli's Former Fiancee Kate Fretti Injured Seriously in Scooter Accident

29 Sep 2015, 11:12 UTC / Kate Fretti, the former fiancee of Marco Simoncelli was injured seriously after being involved in a scooter crash caused by a driver making an illegal U-turn

 
Sic Supermoto Day 2015 Changes Location and Event Type, Includes Flat Track Race
Sic Supermoto Day 2015 Changes Location and Event Type, Includes Flat Track Race

10 Aug 2015, 09:34 UTC / This year, the Sic Supermoto Day event commemorating Marco Simoncelli will take place at Misano and will replace the supermoto race with a flat track one.

 
Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli Announces New Track Time-Based Rental Fees
Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli Announces New Track Time-Based Rental Fees

8 Dec 2014, 12:50 UTC / Most racing circuits around the world offer rental services to supplement the cash flow, and amateur two- and four-wheeled weekend warriors can often be seen fighting for friendly glory around these...

 
Dani Pedrosa Leads Friday Practice at Sepang after FP2 Rain
Dani Pedrosa Leads Friday Practice at Sepang after FP2 Rain

24 Oct 2014, 12:30 UTC / The penultimate showdown of the 2014 MotoGP season got underway at Sepang in Malaysia, as the first two Free Practice sessions led the way to this weekend’s race. The morning practice took pla...

 
Design for Sic Competition Finalists Introduced, Winner to Be Announced on 30 August
Design for Sic Competition Finalists Introduced, Winner to Be Announced on 30 August

28 Aug 2014, 15:32 UTC / In late June we reported on the Design for Sic t-shirt design competition, aimed at finding the design fo the 2015 version of the official t-shirt the Marco Simoncelli Foundation will use next year....

 
Design for Sic T-Shirt Design Contest Starts on 30 June
Design for Sic T-Shirt Design Contest Starts on 30 June

24 Jun 2014, 13:17 UTC / Here’s one more nifty opportunity to show your support for the late Marco “Super Sic” Simoncelli, in the shape of the Design for Sic online competition. You could be the one design...

 
Valentino Rossi #thisforSIC58 Mugello Leathers Up for Sale
Valentino Rossi #thisforSIC58 Mugello Leathers Up for Sale

24 Jun 2014, 10:48 UTC / Remember Valentino Rossi’s #thisforSIC58 Dainese leathers he wore in the Mugello MotoGP round on the 1st of June? Good, because they can now be yours, as The Doctor and Dainese have listed the...

 
Living and Dying with a Racer
Living and Dying with a Racer

5 Jun 2014, 16:11 UTC / Last winter, I was talking to a buddy of mine, both longing for the warm season and eager to hop once more on our bikes. There was literally no action in the MotoGP pre-season, and the road-racing w...

 
Fast MotoGP News: Simoncelli a Legend, Hayden’s Surgery and Rain Hampers FP2 at Mugello
Fast MotoGP News: Simoncelli a Legend, Hayden’s Surgery and Rain Hampers FP2 at Mugello

31 May 2014, 05:41 UTC / Friday, at the Mugello circuit in Italy, Marco “Super Sic” Simoncelli became the 21st rider to be inducted into the MotoGP Hall of Fame, and was posthumously appointed a MotoGP Legend. A...

 
Fast MotoGP News: Ducati Does 359km/h at Mugello, Rossi Honors Marco Simoncelli
Fast MotoGP News: Ducati Does 359km/h at Mugello, Rossi Honors Marco Simoncelli

30 May 2014, 08:45 UTC / Cool news arrives from Ducati after the outing at Mugello, where the team tested a new chassis for the new engine, which will debut this weekend: the Desmosedici reached a top speed of 359 km/h (223...

 
TT Legends Documentary Star Simon Adrews Dies in the North West 200 Race
TT Legends Documentary Star Simon Adrews Dies in the North West 200 Race

20 May 2014, 10:18 UTC / It’s a sad day for the two-wheeled road racing world, as we have to announce the passing of Simon Andrews, on Monday, following a horrific crash in the NW200 race in Ireland. Andrews, born ...

 
SIC-4Ever Marco Simoncelli Tribute Bike Concept by Paolo Tesio
SIC-4Ever Marco Simoncelli Tribute Bike Concept by Paolo Tesio

21 Mar 2014, 16:18 UTC / It’s not the first and it’s definitely not the last time when Italian designer and bike modder Paolo Tesio makes it on autoevolution. After delivering some completely stunning body kits...

 
Marco Simoncelli to Become a MotoGP Legend
Marco Simoncelli to Become a MotoGP Legend

4 Feb 2014, 11:04 UTC / Official MotoGP sources indicate that Marco "Super Sic" Simoncelli will be inducted into the MotoGP Hall of Fame. Sic is the 21st ider to be granted the honor or becoming a MotoGP Legen...

 
Ducati Honors Loris Capirossi with Early Xmas Present: a GP11 Desmosedici
Ducati Honors Loris Capirossi with Early Xmas Present: a GP11 Desmosedici

1 Dec 2013, 12:04 UTC / Loris Capirossi got an awesome early Xmas present from Ducati: the very GP11 Desmosedici he rode back in 2011 in his last race before retiring from pro racing. The GP11 has the number 58 on the f...

 
Doriano Romboni Dies during Sic Supermoto Day, Event Canceled
Doriano Romboni Dies during Sic Supermoto Day, Event Canceled

1 Dec 2013, 11:22 UTC / It's is with sadness that we have to announce the passing of former World Superbike racer and GP race winner, Doriano Romboni. Romboni was taking part in the commemorative Sic Supermoto Da...

 
Dani Pedrosa Has Successful Surgery, 2011 Plate Removed
Dani Pedrosa Has Successful Surgery, 2011 Plate Removed

15 Nov 2013, 09:41 UTC / Dani Pedrosa went to Barcelona straight after Repsol Honda concluded the testing session at Valencia, and his destination was the Quiron Dexeus University Hospital. Doctor Xavier Mir, a well-kno...

 
Marco Simoncelli Remembered at Sepang and Around the World
Marco Simoncelli Remembered at Sepang and Around the World

15 Oct 2013, 13:13 UTC / Sadly, autumn does not only bring the end of the MotoGP season, but the rememberance of Marco Simoncelli, killed in a tragic accident during the Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang, October 23rd 2011. ...