PUMA News Archive


September 2011

  • Alex Hofmann: Aragon Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: Aragon Round Up

    September 19, 2011

    Last year Aragon delivered one of Ducati’s best performances, so PUMA’s partner team was looking forward to an improvement in fortune following some challenging recent performances. After a win and third place here in 2010, both Valentino Rossi - having his first ride for Ducati at the complex in central Spain - and Nicky Hayden, travelled to the circuit in a confident frame of mind.

  • Alex Hofmann: San Marino Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: San Marino Round Up

    September 05, 2011

    If anyone doubts that Valentino Rossi is still highly motivated despite the present challenges being faced by PUMA’s partner team Ducati, then a review of the start of today’s San Marino Grand Prix at Mugello on the Adriatic coast should dispel those thoughts.

August 2011

  • Alex Hofmann: Indianapolis Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: Indianapolis Round Up

    August 30, 2011

    “Must improve”. There simply is no other way of describing the performance of PUMA’s MotoGP partner team Ducati in the weekend’s Indianapolis Grand Prix.

  • Eddie Jordan: Spa Preview

    Eddie Jordan: Spa Preview

    August 26, 2011

    Obviously as the team owner who brought Michael Schumacher into Formula 1 at a time when I believe very few other teams would have considered a German driver, I am extremely proud that Michael this weekend celebrates his 20th anniversary here at Spa-Francorchamps.

  • Alex Hofmann: Community Q&A August

    Alex Hofmann: Community Q&A August

    August 23, 2011

    Last week we had chat with MotoGP ace and PUMA motorsport pundit Alex Hofmann to ask him the questions that really matter to you, the PUMA Motorsport community.

    Here’s six of the best, as submitted by you!

  • Alex Hofmann: Brno Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: Brno Round Up

    August 15, 2011

    The eleventh round of the MotoGP championship in Brno, Czech Republic may have ended with a walkover for Honda’s championship leader Casey Stoner, but the outcome was in doubt before the start of the 22-lap race after Dani Pedrosa again proved the fastest rider out there.

July 2011

  • Eddie Jordan: Budapest Preview

    Eddie Jordan: Budapest Preview

    July 29, 2011

    After that scintillating race in Germany the big question is whether the Hungarian Grand Prix can deliver the same again. There we had a world-class show, with Lewis Hamilton shrugging aside all the criticism he has endured since Monza last year to win from Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber.

  • Eddie Jordan: Nurburgring Preview

    Eddie Jordan: Nurburgring Preview

    July 22, 2011

    The Nürburgring is absolutely steeped in motor racing history. It is both a romantic and tragic place, where great battles have been fought, but many lives also lost. 

  • Alex Hofmann On Racing

    Alex Hofmann On Racing

    July 20, 2011

    PUMA Motorsport recently caught up with our MotoGP pundit extraordinaire, Alex Hofmann, to put the sport under the spotlight and find out what it really takes to make it at the top.