Grand Prix motorcycle racing

Construction of Lombok Airport - Mandalika bypass road 90% complete

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 3:00pm

Lombok, Indonesia, Sept 13, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The construction of a bypass road connecting Lombok International Airport and Mandalika Special Economic Zone in Central Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, has reached 90 percent completion.

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  • Lombok, Indonesia, Sept 13, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The construction of a bypass road connecting Lombok International Airport and Mandalika Special Economic Zone in Central Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, has reached 90 percent completion.
  • An aerial photo of the Mandalika Circuit in Central Lombok, Indonesia on August 21, 2021.
  • (ANTARA PHOTO/Ahmad Subaidi/aww/rst)
    The road will connect Lombok Airport and Mandalika as a venue of the International Superbike 2021 and MotoGP 2022.
  • Previously, the Director General of Highways of PUPR Ministry Hedy Rahadian elaborated the construction of Lombok Airport - Mandalika bypass road, comprising three packages.

Indonesia honored to host MotoGP pre-season at Mandalika

Sunday, August 29, 2021 - 8:00am

Lombok, Indonesia, Aug 29, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Indonesia is honored to host the MotoGP pre-season test at the Mandalika Circuit, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, on February 11-13, 2022, Chief Strategic Communication Officer of the Mandalika Grand Prix Association (MGPA) Happy Harinto stated.

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  • Lombok, Indonesia, Aug 29, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Indonesia is honored to host the MotoGP pre-season test at the Mandalika Circuit, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, on February 11-13, 2022, Chief Strategic Communication Officer of the Mandalika Grand Prix Association (MGPA) Happy Harinto stated.
  • Although counted as a new circuit, the Mandalika Circuit has also joined the World Superbike calendar as the host of the closing series on November 12-14 this year.
  • Most importantly, all MotoGP riders along with manufacturers and partners will come to the Mandalika circuit, he remarked.
  • Prior to Mandalika, MotoGP had scheduled a pre-season test at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia on February 5-6.

Indonesia's Mandalika Circuit: Racing to end the 26-year wait

Monday, August 23, 2021 - 4:00am

The completion of asphalting construction marked the Mandalika Circuit's readiness to host the international FIM Superbike World Championship (WSBK) from November 12-14, 2021, officials said.

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  • The completion of asphalting construction marked the Mandalika Circuit's readiness to host the international FIM Superbike World Championship (WSBK) from November 12-14, 2021, officials said.
  • Automotive expert Arief Kurniawan said if all its facilities are properly equipped, the Mandalika Circuit will become the new favorite track for racing.
  • "We are very grateful that during the virtual assessment, Dorna Sport expressed their positive feedback and confidence in the construction progress of the Mandalika Circuit."
  • He said he was optimistic that the Mandalika Circuit can end Indonesia's 26-year wait for hosting international motorcycle racing.

Dainese Selects Centric PLM™ to Streamline Quality, Safety and Compliance

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 1:10pm

CAMPBELL, Calif., Aug. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Leading Italian sports safety manufacturer Dainese has selected Centric Software's Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution to create a single point of collaboration for all product development processes.

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  • CAMPBELL, Calif., Aug. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Leading Italian sports safety manufacturer Dainese has selected Centric Software's Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution to create a single point of collaboration for all product development processes.
  • Dainese was founded in 1972 by Lino Dainese, a 24-year-old motorcycle enthusiast, who went on to design the first technical motorcycle racing suit for the legendary racer Giacomo Agostini.
  • "We produce apparel, helmets, shoes, ski garments, motorcycle and bike racing garments, as well as electronics (with our D-air technology).
  • Dainese decided to switch to a centralized PLM platform in order to effortlessly facilitate compliance with safety regulations across different teams, as well as boosting collaboration.

Motul propels Pramac Racing to maiden MotoGP victory

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 3:00am

The highlight, however, was Pramac Racing claiming their maiden MotoGP win after 20 years competing in the series, coming after a stellar ride by rookie Jorge Martin.

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  • The highlight, however, was Pramac Racing claiming their maiden MotoGP win after 20 years competing in the series, coming after a stellar ride by rookie Jorge Martin.
  • It was a vital race for the Pramac Racing rookie, having missed 4 races of his first MotoGP season due to injury.
  • Pramac Racing has been making steady strides towards competing amongst the top MotoGP teams.
  • Pramac Racing and Team Suzuki will hope to continue this run into the MotoGP Grand Prix von Osterreich at the same track next weekend.

Motul supported teams revved up for title fight after MotoGP summer break

Friday, August 6, 2021 - 8:41am

MotoGP finally returns after a 5-week summer break, with back-to-back race weekends at the famous Red Bull Ring in Spielberg.

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  • MotoGP finally returns after a 5-week summer break, with back-to-back race weekends at the famous Red Bull Ring in Spielberg.
  • Motul, the Official Lubricant Partner of 2 top teams on the MotoGP roster, Team Suzuki and Pramac Racing, has enjoyed a successful first half of the season.
  • Reigning champions, Team Suzuki has been working alongside Motul since the 1988 season to keep their MotoGP bikes reliable with top racing lubricants.
  • MotoGP fans can follow the live racing action on the MotoGP website ( https://www.motogp.com/en ) and on the teams' social media channels.

Monster Energy, Luke "Dingo" Trembath To Host UFC 4 Twitch Tournament Featuring Daniel Cormier, Brandon Moreno and Pro-Gamer Hungrybox

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 2:01pm

CORONA, Calif., Aug. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Monster Energy is back on Twitch on Wednesday, August 11,with another action-packed, star-studded stream featuring former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier and UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno, as well as professional gamer Juan "Hungrybox" Debiedma.

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  • CORONA, Calif., Aug. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Monster Energy is back on Twitch on Wednesday, August 11,with another action-packed, star-studded stream featuring former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier and UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno, as well as professional gamer Juan "Hungrybox" Debiedma.
  • The game launched last summer and features a vast inventory of UFC athletes from numerous weight classes.
  • In career mode, players aim to become the G.O.A.T., with additional multi-player options such as Blitz Battles and Online World Championships.
  • For more information about Monster Energy, visit www.monsterenergy.com and follow Monster Energy on Twitch, YouTube , Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .

Animoca Brands Invests in Sweet and the Gamification of NFTs

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 2:00pm

"We invested in Sweet because we recognize their potential to distribute NFTs at scale while creating broader applications for brands to integrate NFTs into their long-term digital marketing and product strategies.

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  • "We invested in Sweet because we recognize their potential to distribute NFTs at scale while creating broader applications for brands to integrate NFTs into their long-term digital marketing and product strategies.
  • Sweet's mission to empower brands to deploy and gamify NFTs to broader consumer bases through immersive and integrated experiences piqued the interest of Animoca Brands.
  • Sweet offers the flexibility of broad-scale creation and distribution of NFTs, driving both revenue and consumer engagement for brands.
  • Animoca Brands, ranked in the Financial Times list of High Growth Companies Asia-Pacific 2021 , is a leader in digital entertainment, blockchain, and gamification.

Indian Motorcycle Expands Rental Locations Throughout U.S. & Canada

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 3:57pm

Indian Motorcycle , Americas First Motorcycle Company, today announced new rental locations throughout the United States and Canada.

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  • Indian Motorcycle , Americas First Motorcycle Company, today announced new rental locations throughout the United States and Canada.
  • With 14 new Indian Motorcycle Rental affiliates, even more North American riders now have the opportunity to rent a new Indian Motorcycle for as short as four hours or as long as a week.
  • Indian Motorcycle Rental affiliates will each house a fleet with various models from the current model year lineup.
  • As stay-at-home restrictions from the past year contributed to a surge within motorcycling, were excited to offer more ways for riders to experience what Indian Motorcycle has to offer, said Aaron Jax, Vice President, Indian Motorcycle.

Business of MotoGP 2021 - Property Profile, Sponsorship and Media Landscape - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, May 24, 2021 - 5:14pm

The "Business of MotoGP 2021 - Property Profile, Sponsorship and Media Landscape" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Business of MotoGP 2021 - Property Profile, Sponsorship and Media Landscape" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Detailed report looking over the 2021 MotoGP season.
  • The report takes a closer look at the sponsorship and media landscape of the series and the effect COVID-19 has on its preparations.
  • Sponsorship revenue being generated by the MotoGP partners and the teams themselves.