ON the MotoGP Circuit on August 19th, the next race will be held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis, Indiana, in the United States, the second event to be played in this country in a row. This is the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix and it will be the 11th event of the year for the MotoGP Series. Afterward, MotoGP heads to Brno, Czech Republic to compete at the Automotodrom Brno on August 26th for the bwin Grand Prix Ceske Republiky and then the series will move onto the Misano World Circuit in San Marino.
The previous race was the Red Bull US Grand Prix on July 29th at the Mazda Raceway in the United States. Casey Stoner from Australia took first in that event followed by Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa was in third place. Jorge Lorenzo with Yamaha currently takes the top spot in the standings with 205 points while Dani Pedrosa comes in second with 182. Casey Stoner will take the third with 173 points and then Andrea Dovizioso with Yamaha is in fourth. The fifth placed rider in the standings is Cal Crutch low.