PUMA Motorsport News Archive

July 2011

  • Lean In and Ride with Us - Episode 7

    Lean In and Ride with Us - Episode 7

    July 06, 2011

    The final episode of the Lean In Series features John Conway, the keyboardist of The Bravery. Who would have known that riding a bike is like being in a band....check out John's passion for riding on and off the track! (click continue reading to view)

  • Alex Hofmann: Mugello Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: Mugello Round Up

    July 04, 2011

    There is absolutely no getting away from it: In Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix at Mugello, PUMA’s MotoGP partner Ducati suffered yet another tough race, with the team performing well below expectations at a track which both riders know virtually better than any other.

  • Italian MotoGP: The PUMA Perspective

    Italian MotoGP: The PUMA Perspective

    July 01, 2011

    As Monza is to Ferrari, so Mugello is to Ducati, and this weekend PUMA’s partner MotoGP team heads to the scenic Italian circuit situated near Firenze (Florence) for the eighth round of 18 in the 2011 World Championship. The scenic circuit nestles in the Senese Clavey Hills about 30 kilometres from the historic Tuscan city.

June 2011

  • Lean In and Ride with Us - Episode 6

    Lean In and Ride with Us - Episode 6

    June 27, 2011

    Calling all fashionistas! Episode 6 of the Lean In Series features Duncan Quinn, fashion designer extraordinaire who loves to ride and is always dressed to impress, of course. (Click continue reading to view) 

  • Alex Hofmann: Assen Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: Assen Round Up

    June 27, 2011

    Very wet weather was predicted for the Dutch TT in Assen, and the forecasters were absolutely right: it tipped down all weekend, from Thursday to Saturday. Yes, that’s right: race day was Saturday, as has become traditional for this round, a bit like F1 sticks to Thursday practice sessions for the Monaco Grand Prix in Monaco when all others run Friday-Sunday schedules.

  • Eddie Jordan: Valencia Preview

    Eddie Jordan: Valencia Preview

    June 25, 2011

    The big news for this weekend is that the FIA has clamped down on engine mapping changes between qualifying and the race. This should affect the order, particularly the grid line-up.

  • Ferrari LS Shopper

    Ferrari LS Shopper

    June 23, 2011

    The sporty shopper that's going places!

  • Dutch MotoGP: The PUMA Perspective

    Dutch MotoGP: The PUMA Perspective

    June 22, 2011

    PUMA’s partner team Ducati travels to Assen in The Netherlands for this weekend’s seventh round (of 18 in the 2011 MotoGP Championship) with renewed confidence, having developed a whole raft of upgrades for the Ducati Desmosedici. The bike is known as the GP11.1 in recognition of its revised chassis.

  • Lean In and Ride with Us - Episode 5

    Lean In and Ride with Us - Episode 5

    June 21, 2011

    Episode 5 of Lean In is sure to impress. This week we feature Tony Angelo, a professional driver and Drift Judge, who loves to escape on bikes. (Click continue reading to view)