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Colin Edwards becomes a dad for the third time

23 April, 2020
The MotoGP paddock will see another new addition this season, after Andrea Dovizioso’s firstborn, the Edwards family welcomed the arrival of their third child on Friday, January 8th, at 11:30 am.The newest member of the Texas Tornado’s brood, a little…

MotoGP Estoril: Warm-up sees Colin Edwards on top

22 April, 2020
This morning’s 20 minute warm-up practice at a damp Estoril saw Colin Edwards take the lead in a huge last lap lunge that left Casey Stoner in second and adrift by a massive 0.720s.Edwards may have had his breakfast of…

Cal Crutchlow to undergo surgery

21 April, 2020
If last year it was broken legs in MotoGP, this year it’s fractured collarbones, with three MotoGP riders breaking them in less than four weeks. Dani Pedrosa in May and still out of action, a heroic Colin Edwards who broke…

Edwards, Edwards and More Edwards

21 April, 2020
The MotoGP paddock and pre-race conferences would be much duller affairs without the colourful presence of someone like Colin Edwards, his legendary quips are always good for a laugh or two and always grab an applause from the journalists, taking…

Colin Edwards: "Vale and I couldn't have avoided Marco "

21 April, 2020
Colin Edwards won’t be at Valencia for the final MotoGP race of the season and his last race with Yamaha Tech3 as he underwent successful surgery yesterday to fix the multiple fractures he sustained in the Sepang crash in which…

NGM Forward Racing MotoGP and Moto2 team presentation

19 April, 2020
The IRTA Moto2 tests are currently underway at Jerez de la Frontera (with Thomas Luthi leading the field in the first two days) and MotoGP to follow at the end of the week, so NGM Forward Racing took advantage of…

Yamaha MotoGP Riders Moonlighting

19 April, 2020
Valentino Rossi and teammate Jorge Lorenzo, Monster Tech 3 Yamaha riders Colin Edwards and James Toseland dropped in at Yamaha Motor Corporation’s U.S. headquarters in Cypress, California the other day, but they didn’t just go to shake hands and have…

NGM Forward presents MotoGP and Moto2 teams in Milan

19 April, 2020
NGM Forward MotoGP riders Colin Edwards, Claudio Corti, and Moto2 riders Mattia Pasini, Simone Corsi, Alex De Angelis and Ricky Cardus were all present for the team’s official launch yesterday evening at the Old Fashion club in Milan.Giovanni Cuzari, the…

Colin Edwards talks about Macio Melandri

19 April, 2020
Colin Edwards is one of the most (choose from placable, polite, calm) and obliging riders of the MotoGP. But this time Marco “Macio” Melandri has really got him angry. Here’s what the “Texas Tornado” said in an Italian television interview.

Colin Edwards to undergo surgery on fractured collarbone

18 April, 2020
Being wiped out by Randy de Puniet during today’s qualifying session at Estoril has cost Colin Edwards a fractured left collarbone.Edwards was off the racing line at turn 4 when the CRT rider entered the corner and when he flicked…

Colin Edwards the man in MotoGP

17 April, 2020
I come from a family with a very strong history in being runners-up. A couple of generation’s of school reports include words like “diligent”, “consistent” and even “above average” but never “champion” or “outstanding”. Our family heirlooms include a series…

Motorcycle news: Edwards-Yamaha agreement concludes

16 April, 2020
The soap opera that has gone on for some weeks between Colin Edwards and the Team Yamaha Tech 3, driven by Herve Poncharal, seems finally over.At Sachsenring negotiations finally came to a close with the Texas Tornado remaining with his…

MotoGP: corner speed on the agenda

16 April, 2020
Are we going to a MotoGP with one single tyre brand like World Superbike? All present MotoGP riders came together last Saturday just before the Brno race day for a meeting, chaired by Dorna’s CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta with one single…

Colin Edwards 'feels great' after collarbone surgery

16 April, 2020
To quote Colin Edwards in his own words he is ‘one hard motherf...er ‘ with a very high threshold for pain, something he’s already proved it last year at Silverstone. The NGM Forward rider underwent collarbone surgery yesterday in Barcelona…

Photo of the day: Edwards lies on the ground

16 April, 2020
It has always been known that riders are often superstitious and given to bizarre rituals, but in the face of some photos you can be a little confused. What was Colin Edwards doing? He could either be thanking his lucky…

Stefan Bradl eyed by Yamaha for MotoGP switch

15 April, 2020
Stefan Bradl’s name is coming up often as one the crop of Moto2 riders to make the big jump to MotoGP next season. The German who currently leads the Moto2 championship after three races, has been mentioned as one of…

James Stewart and the Yamaha YZ450F

15 April, 2020
You’ve got to admit that Yamaha Motors USA have an excellent PR department, because this video is along the line of Yamaha’s MotoGP A Day in the Office video, but this one is on all the strange rumors surrounding the…

Colin Edward's Texas Tornado Boot Camp (w/video)

15 April, 2020
MotoGP veteran Colin Edwards is building the Texas Tornado Boot Camp, a special motorcycle training facility 40 miles north of Houston, Texas. The 20 acre facility will include a 300’ x 150’ covered TT track with lighting for night racing,…

Cal Crutchlow refuses MotoGP chance

14 April, 2020
It looks like Yamaha Racing will have to take out a help wanted ad to fill in for Valentino Rossi, because according to MCN, World Superbike rider Cal Crutchlow has declined a temporary move to replace Colin Edwards in Tech3.From…

Colin Edwards one man show at Silverstone (w/videos)

13 April, 2020
When Colin Edwards busted his collarbone during Friday practice at Catalunya, he just wanted to go home to his wife and three kids, but then changed his mind and wanted to try to race at Silverstone and it was the…

As if We didn't Know It: Ben Spies to MotoGP in 2010

13 April, 2020
The Spies story if finally over. After a couple of weeks of speculation regarding in which Championship series Ben Spies would be really racing for in 2010. Yamaha has officially announced today that Ben Spies will be moving to MotoGP…

Colin Edwards having fun with a rocket launcher

13 April, 2020
Colin Edwards at Camp Atterbury even got a chance to use a rocket launcher all in the name of promoting the Indianapolis Red Bull GP at the end of August.Edwards talking to MCN has said that he would like to…