From the Archives: MotoGP
Photos from Cycle News archives of MotoGP racing.
Barry Sheene gets his first 500cc win at Assen, besting Giacomo Agostini in a close one.
Pulled from the Cycle News Archives - Australian Mick Doohan (3) leads Jon Kocinski (19), Wayne Gardner (5) and Juan Garriga (6) early in the first-ever 500cc Grand Prix of Malaysia. Photography by Patrick Gosling
A brush fire on hill brought out a red flag in the first race.
The King's first crown - the final Grand Prix at the Nurburgring in 1978.
Three-time World Champion Kenny Roberts poses for a photo with his children at Laguna Seca, circa 1981. (Left to right) Kristy, Kurtis, Kenny and Kenny Jr. Photography By: Tod Rafferty
Freddie Spencer cover.
Freddie Spencer (19) leads Kenny Roberts (2) out of turn nine at Laguna Seca in 1982. Spencer ended up winning the first race, but Roberts took the overall win.