A new season of MotoGP used to start from the March every year and it will end up in November in the same year. In the meantime, total nineteen Grand Prix used to take place in nineteen different nations. Like the old time, MotoGP competition used to start from Qatar Grand Prix and the last competition of the season used to take place in Spain which is known as Valencia Grand Prix. Today we would like to talk about MotoGP Season Preview 2019. Here we present below the complete MotoGP calendar 2019 which is already confirmed. Let’s take a glance there.
MotoGP Calendar 2019 (Confirmed)
|1st||10th March, 2019||Losail International Circuit, Lusail||Grand Prix of Qatar|
|2nd||31st March, 2019||Autodromo Termas de Rio Hondo, Santiago del Estero||Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina|
|3rd||14th April, 2019l||Circuit of the Americas, Austin, Texas||Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas|
|4th||5th May, 2019||Circuito de Jerez, Jerez de la Frontera||Gran Premio Red Bull de Espana|
|5th||19th May, 2019||Circuit Bugatti, Le Mans||HJC Helmets Grand Prix de France|
|6th||2nd June, 2019||Mugello Circuit, Scarperia||Gran Premio d’Italia|
|7th||16th June, 2019||Circuit de Barcelona Catalunya, Montmelo||Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya|
|8th||30th June, 2019||TT Circuit Assen, Assen||Motul TT Assen|
|9th||7th July, 2019||Sachsenring, Hohenstein Ernstthal||GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland|
|10th||4th August, 2019||Automotodrom Brno, Brno||Monster Energy Grand Prix Ceske republiky|
|11th||11th August, 2019||Red Bull Ring, Spielberg||NeroGiardini Motorrad Grand Prix von Osterreich|
|12th||25th August||Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone||Octo British Grand Prix|
|13th||15th September, 2019||Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, Misano Adriatico||Gran Premio di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini|
|14th||22nd September, 2019||Motorland Aragon, Alcaniz||Gran Premio Movistar de Aragon|
|15th||6th October, 2019||Chang International Circuit, Buriram||Thailand Grand Prix|
|16th||20th October, 2019||Twin Ring Motegi, Motegi||Motul Grand Prix of Japan|
|17th||27thd October, 209||Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, Phillip Island||Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix|
|18th||3rd November, 2019||Sepang International Circuit, Selangor||Shell Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix|
|19th||17th November, 2019||Circuit Ricardo Tormo, Valencia||Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana|
MotoGP Official Sponsor 2019
MotoGP Title Sponsor 2019
|Commercial Bank||Monster Energy||Red Bull||Motul||Tim|
Though we know the competition as MotoGP and still, there are three categories. They are MotoGP, Moto2, and Moto3. All competitions consist of four-stroke bikes.
However, earlier 800 cc bikes were used for MotoGP, 250 cc bikes were used for Moto2 and 25 cc bikes were for Moto3. But things are changed now. 1000 cc bikes are now used for MotoGP competition and 600 cc bikes are used for Moto2. Most importantly the bikes which are using in the competitions are quite light. A 250 cc bike consists of only 65 kg with fuel.
Now, we are going to learn about MotoGP current standings. He the end of MotoGP season 2018, Spanish rider Marc Marquez is holding the top position on the point table.
He is riding the bike of Honda and at the end of the season, he has gathered 321 points highest so far. Italian Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso is in 2nd position and he has 220 points so far. Let’s take a look below where we present the complete MotoGP standing 2018.
MotoGP Standing 2018
|5th||Alex Rins||Spain||Team Suzuki||149|
|6th||Johann Zarco||France||Tech 3||149|
|7th||Cal Crutchlow||United Kingdom||LCR||148|
|8th||Danilo Petrucci||Italy||Pramac Racing||144|
|9th||Andrea Iannone||Italy||Team Suzuki||133|
|12th||Alvaro Bautista||Spain||Angel Nieto Team||105|
|13th||Jack Miller||Australia||Pramac Racing||91|
|14th||Franco Morbidelli||Italy||Marc VDS Racing||50|
|15th||Aleix Espargaro||Spain||Gresini Racing||44|
|16th||Hafizh Syahrin||Malaysia||Tech 3||40|
|17th||Tito Rabat||Spain||Avintia Racing||35|
|18th||Pol Espargaro||Spain||Red Bull||35|
|19th||Bradley Smith||United Kingdom||Red Bull||30|
If we consider the MotoGP teams details, we must say that there are the number of teams that used to take part in MotoGP competitions. They just find the best riders and used to make the agreement with them. Now, we are talking about MotoGP teams standing 2018.
It seems that Repsol Honda Team is standing on the top position at the end of the season 2018. They have gathered the highest 427 points so far. Along with Marc Marquez, some top rated riders have the agreement with the team Honda.
Valentino Rossi’s Yamaha Factory Racing is in 2nd position with 388 points. Along with Yamaha and Honda, Ducati Team and Team Suzuki are the two top-rated teams in MotoGP so far. So, let’s take a look below where we present MotoGP teams standing 2018.
MotoGP Teams Standing 2018
- 1st – Repsol Honda Team (427 Points)
- 2nd – Yamaha Factory Racing (388 Points)
- 3rd – Ducati Team (363 Points)
- 4th – Team Suzuki MotoGP (282 Points)
- 5th – Pramac Racing (235 Points)
- 6th – Tech 3 (189 Points)
- 7th – Team LCR (174 Points)
- 8th – Angel Nieto Team (102 Points)
- 9th – Red Bull KTM Factory Racing (65 Points)
- 10th – Aprilia Racing Team (59 Points)
- 11th – Marc VDS Racing (50 Points)
- 12th – Avintia Racing (36 Points)
MotoGP has become one of the most popular racing competition in the World and it is also the highest level of motorcycle competition and the tournament is broadcasted by different networks in the World.
Most of the RTSH TV network to telecast the tournament into their own country. Network Ten used to telecast the tournament in Australia so far. Besides, it is a very handsome and reliable source of income for MotoGP organizer.
They used to sell the rights to different networks. Let’s take a look below where we present MotoGP broadcasting networks for the upcoming season off MotoGP competition 2019.
MotoGP Broadcasting Networks 2019
|2.||beIN Sports||United States|
|3.||BT Sport/Channel 5||United Kingdom|
|6.||Eurosport/ SRG SSR||Switzerland|
|9.||Star Sports||South Korea|
|16.||Sky Sport||New Zealand|
|17.||Eurosport/ SRG SSR||Liechtenstein|
|18.||Hulu/ Nippon TV/ G+||Japan|
|19.||Sky Sport/ TV8||Italy|
|20.||Eurosport/ Eurosport 2||Germany|
|21.||Eurosport/ France 3||France|
|23.||Star Sports/ Sohu||China|
|24.||Eurosport/ RTBF La Deux||Belgium|
|25.||Network Ten/ One/ Fox Sports||Australia|
|26.||Fox Sports Asia||Asia|
- Magneti Marelli
- TATA Communications
- Cashback World
MotoGP Services Provider
- AMG Tent
MotoGP which is officially known as Grand Prix motorcycle racing is a top class motorcycle racing competition which was started their journey in 1949. Since then already the 70th season of MotoGP seasons have passed successfully.
In every season of MotoGP used to be organized by Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) and since the beginning, it used to take place every year. A season of MotoGP consists of total nineteen circuits where earlier, it has consisted of eighteen circuits so far. A new circuit is added which is the Thailand Grand Prix and it started from last season.