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2011 Shoei X-Spirit II Tomizawa Replica Limited Edition

24 April, 2020
The 2010 GP racing season can be summed up in a nutshell. All three Championship titles went to Spanish riders, Valentino Rossi seriously hurting himself for the first time in his career, Rossi and Casey Stoner changing teams and the…

Riders pay tribute to Shoya Tomizawa

24 April, 2020
.All the riders of the paddock showed up today with some sort of tribute in honour of Shoya Tomizawa.Some like Valentino Rossi has the face of the Japanese rider on the side of their helmets (Rossi also has a Norifumi…

Inquest opened on the death of Shoya Tomizawa

12 April, 2020
Italian prosecuter Paolo Giovagnoli of Rimini has opened in inquest into the death of Moto2 rider Shoya Tomizawa during Sunday’s race at Misano.The prosecuter is considering formulating a charge of manslaughter against persons unkown in the tragic death of the…

Moto2: Technomag -CIP Team Launch

4 April, 2020
Ducati isn’t the only team that used the mountains as a background to launch their 2010 racing campaign. Moto 2 team Technomag-CIP were in the Swiss Alps with minus 10°C to present their team and unveil the official livery of…

Alex de Angelis: "I thought of quitting"

3 April, 2020
Alex de Angelis has had a tough 2010 season, between crashes, injuries and being dumped by his Scot Racing team and then the joy of finding a new ride with JiR Racing for his home race at Misano, but all…

The Paddock pays tribute to Shoya Tomizawa

25 March, 2020
The entire Grand Prix paddock was stunned by the tragic death of Shoya Tomizawa and the following tributes have been paid to the 19 year old rider who succumbed to the injuries sustained during the Moto2 race.Dani Pedrosa : “There…

Moto2: Shoya Tomizawa on Top at Montmelò

24 March, 2020
After the first day of Moto2 testing at Montmelò that was virtually a washout due to bad weather, today it was sunny and cold, and full of spills.The morning session saw several riders fall including Roberto Rolfo who dislocated his…

Moto2 Brno: Shoya Tomizawa takes the Pole

20 March, 2020
Technomag-CIP’s Shoya Tomizawa took his second pole position of the season in today’s Moto2 qualifying session at Brno. The Japanese rider layed down a best lap of 2’03.452 admid traffic to leave Andrea Iannone who was looking for his fourth…

Showa Tomizawa: Autopsy reveals cause of death

20 March, 2020
Yesterday the Italian medical examiner carried out the autopsy on Showa Tomizawa, who died during the Moto2 race at Misano.The autopsy report revealed that the cause of death was thoracic crushing that compromised the functionality of his heart and lungs.…

Shoya Tomizawa Tribute at Bologna Airport

18 March, 2020
Ian Wheeler is the Communications Manager for the Marc VDS Racing Team that fields Scott Redding and Hector Faubel in Moto2 and took this photo at the International Guiglielmo Marconi Airport in Bologna of a very touching and simple tribute…

Moto2: Scott Redding unsure of future in racing

14 March, 2020
Scott Redding may be a professional motorcycle racer, but he’s only 17 years old and the death Shoya Tomizawa has hit Redding very hard, leaving him devastated and questioning his future in racing.Redding and Alex de Angelis were both inadvertently…