News 14 Aug 2009

MotoGP: Engines sealed for new technical regulations at Brno


According to article 2.3.6 of the FIM Road-Racing World Championship Technical Regulations for the MotoGP class, which refers to the restriction in the number of engines available for the remainder of the season, a total of 49 engines have been sealed so far.

The following is a list of the engines per rider sealed by 13th August:

Rider    Team    Sealed engines
3. Dani Pedrosa    Repsol Honda Team    3
4. Andrea Dovizioso    Repsol Honda Team    3
5. Colin Edwards    Monster Yamaha Tech 3    3
7. Chris Vermeulen    Rizla Suzuki MotoGP    2
14. Randy de Puniet    LCR Honda MotoGP    3
15. Alex de Angelis    San Carlo Honda Gresini    3
24. Toni Elias    San Carlo Honda Gresini    2
27. Casey Stoner    Ducati Marlboro Team    4
33. Marco Melandri    Hayate Racing Team    3
36. Mika Kallio    Pramac Racing    3
41. Gabor Talmacsi    Scot Racing Team MotoGP    2
46. Valentino Rossi    Fiat Yamaha Team    3
52. James Toseland    Monster Yamaha Tech 3    3
65. Loris Capirossi    Rizla Suzuki MotoGP    2
69. Nicky Hayden    Ducati Marlboro Team    4
88. Niccolo Canepa    Pramac Racing    3
99. Jorge Lorenzo    Fiat Yamaha Team    3

* There are also 2 spare Suzuki engines not yet assigned to a rider