2012/ 2013 NEWS ARTICLES
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Gino Rea had a weekend of ups and downs at his home Grand Prix of Silverstone. The young Londoner came on strong during the race and was able to catch and battle with the permanent Moto2 Championship riders. Unfortunately, whilst battling with other Brit Danny Kent Gino crashed with a lap and a half to go and broke the 4th Metacarpal in his right hand...
The Brno MotoGP weekend was an electrical nightmare for Gino Rea and his newly formed Gino Rea Montaze Broz Racing Team. After merging with Montaze Broz Racing Team, both parties had hoped for a smooth, problem free weekend but that wasn’t to be. The weekend got off on the wrong foot when Gino’s FTR machine stopped at the start of Fridays first Free Practice session...
Gino Rea and his self-run Gino Rea Race Team made significant progress at the German GP at Sachsenring last weekend qualifying just 0.7 seconds off pole position. Gino's qualifying position of 17th saw him ahead GP regulars including former Moto3 and Moto2 world champions as well as Moto2 podium finishers. Unfortunatley more bad luck striked on Sunday..
Commencing at the Brno GP, Gino Rea Race Team will be joining forces with Montaze Broz Racing Team, a Czech Republic team that currently race in the European Superstock 600 championship. Gino Rea Race Team, nicknamed "GRR8T" will now be known as the Gino Rea Montaze Broz Racing Team. The team will have a brand new design, including bike, leathers, truck and team clothing and will continue to use the FTR Moto2 machine. They intend to race in all of the remaining 5 European Moto2 races, with the next 4 races at Brno, Silverstone, Misano and Aragon already confirmed. Gino had this to say...
Gino Rea’s return to Moto2 championship at the Monster Energy Grand Prix de France proved why he is worthy of a full time position in one of the world’s most competitive motorcycle series. Despite a technical issue forcing Rea to pit in, his trademark ‘Speedy G’ start saw him rocket from 31st on the grid to 15th by the end of the first lap. By lap four Gino had battled his way into 12th place and was mixing it up with former world champions Julian Simon and Toni Elias.
Gino Rea will offer his tuition at the next Eybis.com trackday at Nurburgring on 25-26th May. Want Gino to help you improve your trackday skills? Faster, safer, knee down, elbow down!? Read More and get yourself on track with Gino!
Successful shakedown test of 2013 FTR Moto2 bike for Rea
Gino Rea recently completed a successful shakedown test of the newly built FTR M213 Moto2 bike. Missing the pre-season tests and the first 3 Moto2 Championship rounds meant a long off-season for Gino, but now it's his turn to ride!
Gino Rea tests FTR Moto2 bike at Almeria with ESGP
After agreeing to ride with the ESGP Moto2 Team, Gino went to Almeria to test with them and FTR. The test was to try the different spec FTR Moto2 bikes to get an approach on the 2013 bike. Rea was also working with the ESGP crew chief and team members.
Gino goes back to his Superstock days and has fun on his CBR600rr at an Almeria trackday. Onboard cameras catch Gino having fun getting his elbow down. Read more for the video!
"It was so nice to go on a trackday on my own bike and just ride. No laptimes, no racing, just having fun on my bike!"
Gino Rea battles for podium with Marquez at Valencia
Gino Rea Gino Rea finished his debut Moto2 season by showing his true potential, battling with the Moto2 World Champion Marc Marquez during the damp Valencia GP. Rea started from 19th on the grid but that didn't stop the young Londoner. Gino put his head down and passed rider by rider including Moto2 Champion Marc Marquez..
Gino Rea to wildcard in Moto2 2013 World Championship
In the wake of ESGP's withdrawal from the Moto2 World Championship, Gino Rea was against the clock to find a ride for the 2013 season. With the support of his father David Rea, the pair are to run their own Moto2 team for wildcard entries in the 2013 Moto2 World Championship.
Gino is asking his followers to help him race this year by donating to his race fund. With YOUR help, we can try to raise enough funds to keep Gino on track in 2013. Donation packages start from £10 and include signed posters, t-shirts, hoodies, hospitality packages, full sponsorship packages and more!
Gino Rea loses Moto2 ride as ESGP Team abandon plans before season start
Gino Rea has been left without a ride after the new ESGP squad abandoned plans to race in the Moto2 world championship.
Rea, a former World Supersport race winner, switched to Moto2 with Gresini last year, the highlight of which was a podium at Sepang.
Rea had agreed to ride with the team and before Christmas.
Moto2 RD15: Gino Rea Romps to Podium at Sepang
Gino Rea came within half a lap of victory at Sepang today but he was happy to settle for a first ever Moto2 podium finish when the race was red flagged after he took the lead in torrential rain. Third place is a welcome reward for a tough season so far for the British rider and he can now look ahead to the final two races.