PUMA News Archive


July 2011

  • Alex Hofmann: Sachsenring Preview

    Alex Hofmann: Sachsenring Preview

    July 15, 2011

    I must say it’s great to be back at my home circuit, the Sachsenring, which became a MotoGP world championship venue back in 1998. 

  • Eddie Jordan: Silverstone Preview

    Eddie Jordan: Silverstone Preview

    July 08, 2011

    Here we are at Silverstone, a place I really love even if the sun seemingly seldom shines, mid-summer or not. I came to Britain from Ireland in the early seventies, and the one thing that struck me is that people around here have racing in their blood.

  • 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.

June 2011

  • 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.

  • Alex Hofmann Interview: Part Two

    Alex Hofmann Interview: Part Two

    June 20, 2011

    Last week we had a chat with PUMA Motorsport pundit and former MotoGP speedster, Alex Hofmann. In this second instalment, Alex gives us his thoughts on the MotoGP season so far, tells us about his favourite tracks and shares his hot tips on the MotoGP stars of the future!

  • Alex Hofmann Interview

    Alex Hofmann Interview

    June 17, 2011

    Last week we caught up with PUMA Motorsport pundit and former MotoGP ace, Alex Hofmann, and asked him questions put to him by you guys in the PUMA community!

  • Alex Hofmann: Catalunya Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: Catalunya Round Up

    June 06, 2011

    As it turned out, Sunday’s Catalan Grand Prix was not the most exciting MotoGP race in recent times, but the weather kept us guessing until the end. 

May 2011