After a difficult season in the Moto3 class this year, Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil leaves his current RW Racing GP team. For 2014, Kornfeil has signed with team LaGlisse, which is also known as Team Calvo in the MotoGP Paddock. The team became world champions this weekend thanks to their number one rider Maverick Viňales.
The fourteenth round of the MotoGP World Champions was not the best one for the Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil. His race unfortunately finished in the early stages.
Thirteenth round of the MotoGP World Championship takes place at Marco Simoncelli Misano Circuit near a very well known turistic place called Rimini.
Difficult weekend with balancing on the edge of top twenty, that was the British GP for the Redox RW Racing GP rider Jakub Kornfeil. Start from 17th spot on the grid obviously claimed hard work to do for the Czech rider. And it was a hard work!
It was exactly one week ago when the Czech Moto3 rider Jakub Kornfeil had a great feeling on the bike and his decent qualifying results in Brno. Today, a week later, the story is completely different. The Silverstone GP has been quite a big struggle for the Czech younster.
The most visited GP in the MotoGP calendar, that is the Grand Prix of the Czech Republic on the Masaryk Circuit in Brno. Completely changed time schedule due to a time colision with the Formula 1 race in Spa postponed the Moto3 end to the end of the Sunday’s programme. Who stayed there, did not have to regret!
The start of the Moto3 race had to be delayed due to some technical issues with the lights. For some maybe tough moment, but not at all for the Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil who is definitely very happy with how the race went. Finished the race on the position that he has not even touched during the whole weekend.
After a long summer break, MotoGP World Championship goes back on the track. A traditional venue of tenth round of the season is a well known circuit of Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indiana State, USA.
The last race before the long summer brake for Moto2 and Moto3 riders is done. It was kind of a big relieve for the Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil who finally broke the black lane of the races where scored zero.
German racing circuit Sachsenring is a venue where Jakub Kornfeil loves to come every year. It is definitely not an exception also this season, especially when the Czech rider expects to break his unlucky lane of a year. Does he expect it right?
At the historic venue of Assen Circuit which has been connected with racing since its establishment in 1949. We could see a very interesting battle in Moto3 class in today's race. But who would expect that Jakub Kornfeil will stay points free for the third time in a row.
The Dutch GP at TT Assen Circuit has been really up side down for the Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil. Finished 25th in combined first two practices, than solid 6th spot from the third one and 18th in the qualify.
Whole the racing weekend in Catalunya will be a big disaster for the Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil. He was starting into the race from 17th spot on the grid. Despite he had been the fastest man on the track in the early stages of the race the accident with another rider shattered his efforts.
The sixth round of MotoGP World Championship takes place at an awesome motorsport venue in Montmeló close to Barcelona and opens the second third of the season. The Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil will not probably have the best memories of today's qualifying. He dropped down through the field and finished in 17th spot.
Jakub Kornfeil was determined and ready on the grid of fifth round of the MotoGP World Championship at the iconic venue of Mugello Circuit. Despite all the health problem he was having during the weekend, the Czech rider was out there to fight for the points into the current standings.
When Jakub Kornfeil sat on the bike in Friday´s free session, it seemed like the racing weekend will end just before its start. Our rider has been afflicted by an inflammation of a balance muscle that causes really strong dizziness. Jakub was not also sure about participating in the qualifying but he eventually went on the track and did really nice job.
Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil performed very well in cloudy Le Mans GP. He got into the fight in the leading after the start from the 14th spot on the grid!
Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil gained a great result in the third round of Motogp World Championship in Jerez. He took very nice 5th place and equaled the best result in his career.
Qualifyings for the third round of 2013 MotoGP World Championship is done and dusted. The Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil will start from the third row on the grid. Finished the qualifying practice in 9th place.
Jakub Kornfeil was very strong in the early stages of the Americas race as improved his position a lot. Then, Dutch rider Jasper Iwema experienced a horrible crash and the race was interrupted.
Promising qualifying session unfortunately did not help Jakub Kornfeil to reach a good result in the race. Tomorrow twenty years old racer had to fight with technical issues.
Jakub Kornfeil proved his solid performance under the qatarian lights and tomorrow will start from 7th spot on the grid.
Four days of final testing at Jerez de la Frontera Circuit is done and dusted. There is now nothing more than to pack all the racing equimpent and send it to the venue of the opening round of MotoGP World Championship in Qatar.
First official IRTA test at Ricardo Tormo Circuit in Cheste close to Valencia are done and dusted. Redox RW Racing GP rider Jakub Kornfeil had a real chance for full test of his new bike KTM Kalex.
Second part of February´s tests is finished for Moto2 and Moto3 riders. Despite the rain and fog that influenced the testing at Jerez Circuit, Jakub and his team did a good step forward and tested the new KTM Kalex machine also on the wet track.
Jakub Kornfeil experienced his first testing on his new bike. Despite the fact Jakub was testing only one afternoon, he definitely has a good reason to leave the circuit with smile on his face.
It is still more than two months to start of the MotoGP World Championship in Qatar but for the Czech rider of Moto3 Jakub Korfneil season starts next week.
Thank you so much for all the support in 2012 season and wish you Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2013!
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Jakub´s prediction of a wet race was right. Despite the fact that he had dropped down to 18th position after start ing from the 14th spot on the grid, he was eventually able to overtake many riders and obtained a 7th place at the end of the race.
The Moto3 qualifying practice session for the last race of the season at Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia is done and dusted. Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil will start from the 14th place on the grid tomorrow.
Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil will start from the 13th spot, in tomorrow´s last race of this year´s Pacific trio at Phillip Island Circuit in Australia.
As we could see from Jakub´s free practice and qualifying results and also from the feeling with the bike he had, a better result this weekend wouldn't have been a dream for sure, if it wasn't for a lot of bad luck in the race again.
The results of this weekend in Malaysia seem like a downhill ride: decent results in the free practice sessions, big drop down in the qualifying practice and eventually a finishing position just outside the points.
Czech Moto3 rider Jakub Kornfeil had set a very promising pace in the free practice sessions. Finishing second in the first one and sixth in the last FP session meant a sixth place in combined standings of all free practices. And what about the qualifying?
As we could read yesterday, Jakub Kornfeil encountered so many technical problems during the Japanese racing weekend. In the race, Jakub showed his usual chasing ride from the back of the grid, which was a bit different this time because he found himself in a very dramatic situation still in the early stages.
It wasn’t a very good QP for Jakub Kornfeil who’s gonna start from 19th spot on the grid, which is as far from the lights as the distance from Motegi to Kyushu.
Samozřejmě se jedná o přenesený význam, který, myslím, velmi dobře vystihuje další Jakubovu nepodařenou kvalifikaci, když jeho devatenácté místo na startovním roštu je k semaforům asi tak daleko, jako na velmi vzdálený jižní japonský ostrov Kjúšú.
Czech Moto3 World Championship rider Jakub Kornfeil proudly announces signing a deal with RW Racing GP for 2013.
Jakub Kornfeil fought as a lion in today´s race at Motorland Aragon. Had a great start from his not so good 17th starting position. Czech rider was able to get into the 12th spot in the first sector of the track. He unfortunately lost it after a couple of the corners but started overtaking and secured positive 11th place in the finish.
Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil definitely will not be happy with the result of his qualifying pratice at beautiful circuit of Motorland Aragón near Alcaniz. After yesterday´s crash and technical problems, Jakub experiences another suffering after a poor 17th spot finish in the qualifying practice.
Thirteenth round of this year´s MotoGP World Championship is done and dusted. Misano is definitely not the best circuit for Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil as he proved also this year. The result was scoring only one point for his 15th spot finish.
Jakub Kornfeil unfortunately was not able to improve in the qualifying practice. He finished in 18th spot and will start from the sixth row on the grid tomorrow.
Czech racer Jakub Kornfeil can leave the United States with a real happy end feeling. Another top ten result he scores after a very close battle at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and secures eight points for his 8th place finish.
The MotoGP World Championship is back on the track after a very long summer break. Eleventh round of the season continues at the Indinianapolis Motor Speedway. The qualifying practice of Moto3 was full crashes. Because of this fact, the mashalls had to interrupt the session twice. We cannot talk also about an ideal practice for Jakub Kornfeil who struggled with the front tyre grip.
The Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil has entered his home GP as a real rocket. Great 2nd place in the combined results of free practices just confirmed his growing performance that showed in the qualifying practice of Moto3 class.
Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil showed a brilliant ride in his 50th Grand Prix start as spent basically all race long in 2nd position. He unfortunately was not able to resist the attack from a group of Cortese, Viňales, Salom, Rins and finished in solid 6th spot.
Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil has entered a second part of the season with a very symphatic result. In a breathtaking battle with super experienced Spaniard Hector Faubel and Malaysian rider Zulfahmi Khairuddin Jakub overtook both of his opponents and scored nice 8th place.
The ninth race in Mugello opens the second half of the season. Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil had entered the racing weekend in very positive way as finished fifth in combined free practice results. However, the qualifying practice was not so good.
Really nice performance showed Jakub Kornfeil in Today´s qualifying practice of Dutch GP. Czech youngster lifted himself into second postion and stayed there for quite a long time in the second half of the practice. He eventually was not able to improve his laptime. Dutch QP means 9th place with 0,684 gap to the leader Sandro Cortese.
Jakub Kornfeil started to Dutch GP from ninth. He was still holding his ninth position during the first lap, but then he dropped into deep. He was eventually able to secure the points in very last lap when overtook four riders and went up to 13th place.
Yesterday´s weather forecast was unfortunately right and it started to rain very heavily before the qualifying practice of Moto3. Czech youngster Jakub Kornfeil entered QP with second place from combined results of free practices. Weather conditions were completely different than free sessions.
Sky was very cloudy just a while before the Moto3 race start. Nobody would expect what is going to happen. As riders formed up to starting grip it started to rain very hevily. Wet setting changed dry to be ready for a wet race.
Jakub Kornfeil´s chasing run got complicated in early stages of the race. He was relegated to 21th position after four laps. Then he started pushing to score 11th spot in the finish.
Cold qualifying to British Grand Prix did not go so well for Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil. The knowledge from free practices showed that he should take anyone´s sleap stream if he wants to finish in high positions.
It is fifth race of the season and the gaps seem to be very close in Moto3 class. As we could see in very hot qualifying here at Calalunya Circuit near Barcelona. Czech youngster Jakub Kornfeil finished 12th with only 0.985seconds gap to fastest Maverick Viňales.
Third round of Motogp World Champioship in Estoril was very tough for Czech youngster Jakub Kornfeil. Depsite technical issues Kubajz grabs very solid 10th place when was batteling in the group fighting from 9th to 14th spot.
Fourth race of this year´s Motorcycle World Champion took part near Le Mans in heavy rain. Czech racer Jakub Kornfeil got a good start from very promissing fourth place on the grid. He settled in third during the race, but then very cold shower came.
Tricky conditions seem to be typical for this year. As well as in today´s qualifying practice where Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil took amazing 4th spot on the grid for tomorrow´s Grand Prix of France.
Much better weather conditions came to Estoril Circuit on Saturday and both practices riders exprienced on completely dry tarmac. Czech youngster Jakub Kornfeil showed very nic performance and will start from 11th spot in tomorrow´s Grand Prix of Portugal.
Kubajz wanted to show that he is able to ride in the front after very good qualifying. Jakub took really good start that lifted him on second spot and was able to experience what is it like to lead the World Championship race when passed Portugese Miguel Oliveira.
Czech youngster Jakub Kornfeil did really nice job in very tricky conditions at Jerez Circuit. He will start from fantastic 5th place tomorrow!
Jakub Kornfeil was accompained with bad luck in the opening round of World Championship at Qatar Circuit. After bad qualifying Jakub trusted in rocket start and very fast first lap.
Nearly a nightmare was the qualifying practice in the opening round in Qatar for Jakub Kornfeil. Technical problems influenced his appearence here at Losail Circuit. Kubajz definitely expected the first comparin with other rider in a very different way.
Opening round of road racing motorcycle World champioship started on Thursday at Losail Circuit in Qatar, when two free practices of Moto3 class were on.
We are on the beginning of the new season, to the opening round in Qatar remain only a few days. We all are definitely very keen on the premiere of new Moto3 class, where Jakub Kornfeil will represent the Czech Republic.
Three days of testing before the opening round of World Motorycle Championship is done and dusted and the Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil may be happy from his progress and job he made together with his team.
Team Redox Ongetta Centro Seta decided to switch from Honda to FTR chasis and It seems like a good choice. After the first day of testing with this new technique Jakub can be much happier. Only several laps were enough to recognize that it will be a nice connection. Jakub could improve in the first outing for 0,3 sec. in comparing with yesterday´s best, at the end of the day it was a time improved for 1,4 sec.
Tests of Moto2 and Moto3 are back the Jerez circuit. Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil hoped that his bad luck is finished after the first period of testing. Unfortunately he cannot be happy at the end of the day.When Jakub arrived on the circuit he was very surprised with the new frame that he will be testing from tommorow
Good mood surrounds Jakub Kornfeil after three days of IRTA tests of Moto 2 and Moto3 class. After not very good testing in Valencia Jakub improved his riding technique and starts to be much happier.
Kubajz´s traning camp finishes today, five days of training where together with other guys of Moto3 class focused on their physical condition.
The Czech rider Jakub Kornfeil difinitely does not have any rest during the winter break. After the last race of the season in Valecia riders have time, when they need to get their body back into racing condition.
Jakub makes step forward after second day of testing and continues improving of his riding style in Jerez.Jakub is happier after second day of testing.
Beautiful sunshine opened the first day of testing of Moto3 and Moto2 at Jerez Circuit where Jakub had arrvied with expectations of improving in comparing with Valencia.
Even in last day of testing Jakub Kornfeil does not find good feeling he was looking forward this morning. Not only his laptime has not been improved, but also comfortability is not perfect.
Really patient had to be Jakub in second day of testing. He improved his time for 2 seconds during the morning session. In the afternoon he unfortunately did not go out of his pitbox.
Jakub finally experienced his first Moto3 outing ever. Sunny weather appeared at the Circuit of Valencia and not only the bike he was testing but also the new helmet, LS2 he changed to Arai.
Just a couple hours remain to the Christmas Eve and just a bit more very first tests in 2012 season. Something about a month and half. The right time to check what is going to happen with Jakub Kornfeil in his third GP season.
Dear supporters, Thank you so much for your support in 2011 and I wish you happy New Year 2012. Kind regards Jakub Kornfeil
After a long winter break, Redox Ongetta Centro Seta team is going to take part at first official test of Moto3 class in Valecia onboard with Czech talent Jakub Kornfeil who is really looking forward to this outing.
That definitely was not the end of the season as Jakub imagined. He has finished the race, but after a crash that stopped his effort to improve a situation in points standings of 2011 season.
Little rain that appears in this year´s GP of Valenci caused Jakub Kornfeil´s 24th position, the spot from down of the hill.
Jakub Kornfeil wanted to give a nice present to his mum for birthday. 8th place was very nice present. All the pleasure dissappeared after tragic death of Marco Simoncelli.
Jakub Kornfeil reached his best starting positon before the Malaysian GP, finished 11th with his big rival of this year along.
Depsite yesterday´s crash Jakub Kornfeil was very keen on a good result, unfortunatelly as we said It was only ´´big eyes´´, because he crossed the finish line in 13th spot and was not happy at all with his result that was influenced by injury.
Jakub Kornfeil crashed and got injured in 125cc class in Australia. He will be okay to race from 13th spot, that he was not able to improve in the end on qualifying practice.
Depsite a "trip" to Japanese gravel in the second corner of Motegi Circuit, Jakub Kornfeil takes another points in 125cc class.
It is awesome to have great mechanics, but it means nothing when they are sitting at home. Or not? We will see tommorow, however this quotation shows that today´s 13th qualifying position before the race at Motegi Circuit is something like a "Fukushima" miracle.
With a big relief on his mind and soul could Jakub Kornfeil take a breathe of relief after difficult weekend in the Czech republic. In his home GP he eventually took decent 7th place.
Overtake 19 opponents in 27 laps even at very twisty Sachsenring, very technical, twisty and hilly circuit needs really good riding skills that Jakub Kornfeil show in today´s race.