Yamaha made it clear that it has a number of riders on mind in case it needed to hire a replacement to Spanish rider Jorge Lorenzo with the end of the 2016 season of the world motorcycles championship "Moto GP". The Italian Valentino Rossi has signed a new extended contract with the Japanese factory for a period of two years till the end of the 2018 season and close to Qatar Grand Prix. Yamaha believes that Lorenzo is serious about Ducati’s offer who is willing to include him to its...
Yamaha reveals who could be Lorenzo’s replacement!Date :
March 23, 2016
Pedrosa wins in Japan& Russia and gets closer to the title!Date :
October 12, 2015
At Japan Grand Prix, the Spanish rider Dani Pedrosa earned 1st place in the 14th stage of the world championship MotoGP at Motegi circuit. Pedrosa finished the race ahead of Valentino Rossi (Yamaha) with a difference of 8.57 seconds, and 12.127 seconds ahead of the Spanish rider Jorge Lorenzo. Rossi scored 283 points compared to 265 points for Lorenzo and 197 points for the Spanish rider Marc Marquez( Honda) who ended up in 4th place in Japan. Rossi surely hopes to get his eighth title...
Lorenzo wins the second session in Motegi!Date :
October 09, 2015
Spanish rider Jorge Lorenzo won the 2nd session of Japan Grand Prix in the World Championship for motorcycles on Motegi circuit. Unfortunately, luck was not by Valentino Rossi’s side who finished eight. The competition got edgier four minutes before the end of the second session. As soon as Bradly Smith made 1:45.250 minutes, Lorenzo quickly achieved 1:44.731 minutes. The 3 times winner in Motegi made the fastest timing with only 0.12 seconds between him and Dani Pedrosa who came...
What 8 MotoGP riders would be if they couldn’t ride!Date :
September 01, 2015
From Sportsmen to mechanics and veterinarians, discover what your favorite MotoGP riders would be if they had to choose something else! 1- Valentino Rossi: Sportsman 2- Jorge Lorenzo: Design or Sportsman 3- Marc Marquez: Mechanic 4- Nicky Hayden: LOST! Nicky Hayden has always dreamt of being a rider and nothing else. He used to play basketball as a kid but is not sure whether it can be his dream job! 5- Andrea Dovizioso: Sportsman mainly footballer 6- ...
Rossi faces strong competition at the end of the week at Silverstone!Date :
August 26, 2015
Italian rider Valentino Rossi faces tough competition for the 2015 MotoGP championship title against his Yamaha team member, Jorge Lorenzo. Rossi finished third in the last race and Lorenzo won three races on this circuit. With no doubt, Lorenzo demonstrated his strength and skills since he entered the MotoGP. Rossi stated that Silverstone is a very difficult and long circuit. No one knows what might happen or who might win. However, Jorge Lorenzo is the best candidate for the 2015...
Spanish rider, Marc Marquez is Back!Date :
August 11, 2015
Spanish rider Marc Marquez confirmed that he did not expect a strong challenge with compatriot Jorge Lorenzo & to win the Grand Prize in the Indianapolis World Championship for motorcycles "Moto GP." Marquez, waited until the 24th lap 24 to take over his position from the Yamaha rider, Jorge Lorenzo! He fought a thrilling battle with the Yamaha rider and finished the race 0.688 ahead! Better late than never, we must say Marquez is BACK!
Rossi strikes again!The old man still got it!Date :
June 29, 2015
Valentino Rossi wins the Dutch TT at Assen and prove that he still got it, after a furious and edgy competition with Honda rider, Marc Marquez! Results: 2015 Dutch Grand Prix Pos. Rider Num Nation Points Team Time/Gap 1 ROSSI Valentino 46 ITA 25 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP 40’54.037 2 MARQUEZ Marc 93 SPA 20 Repsol Honda Team +1.242 3 LORENZO Jorge 99 SPA 16 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP +14.576 4 IANNONE Andrea 29 ITA 13 Ducati...
MOTOGP: Lorenzo Wins for the 4th time in a row!Date :
June 15, 2015
Lorenzo achieves his 4th victory in a row beating Valentino Rossi and all odds! Round 7 Gran Premi Monster Energy de Catalunya Results: 1 LORENZO Jorge 99 SPA 25 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 42’53.2082 ROSSI Valentino 46 ITA 20 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha +0.8853 PEDROSA Dani 26 SPA 16 Repsol Honda Team Honda +19.4554 IANNONE Andrea 29 ITA 13 Ducati Team Ducati +24.9255...
Indonesia is a candidate to host the 2017 MotoGP!Date :
May 23, 2015
Indonesia will be added to the tour calendar of the 2017 Motorcycle World Championship. The president of the company, stated: "Indonesia is very important for us especially in the motorcycles segment. The Indonesian state is interested in providing all necessary requirements from logistics to infrastructure to host the event." No contract is signed yet, but all parties are excited and willing to host the 2017 MotoGP in Indonesia!
MotoGP: Round #5 Aspar Team Race Preview – Le MansDate :
May 13, 2015
All eyes are set on Le Mans’ Round Five with no fewer than 3 race winners off the mark. Ducati 2 factory riders are on fire and focusing on their victory, in the exquisite French circuit getting set for a legendary weekend of action! A post-Grand Prix test for the POWER ELECTRONICS Aspar Team at Jerez will hopefully see Nicky Hayden and Eugene Laverty in more competitive shape this weekend. With some of Hayden improvements and Laverty finally making a breakthrough despite what he...
CW INTERVIEW: Jorge LorenzoDate :
May 05, 2015
Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo—who had a perfect weekend capped by a victory in Spain—had started to doubt himself and consequently stopped winning. So, prior to Jerez, the fourth round of the 2015 MotoGP championship, he decided to change his mentality and ride only by instinct. The result? His 55th GP victory. And he’s back in the title chase. CW: Finally, you are back with a win. Was it a perfect weekend? JL: If someone had told me on Thursday that I was going to dominate from FP1 to the...
Silverstone To Host British Grand Prix In 2015 And 2016Date :
February 12, 2015
MotoGP racing is heading back to Silverstone after track owners reached a deal with the Circuit of Wales, a day after a previous deal with Donington Park fell through. The 2015 British Grand Prix will be held at Silverstone as scheduled on Aug. 28-30 this year, and again in the 2016 season. Silverstone has hosted the British Grand Prix since 2010, taking over from Donington Park. Last summer, MotoGP promoter Dorna signed a five-year contract to hold the event at the new (and...
The Dakar On The RoadDate :
February 04, 2015
Air conditioning is a given in the MotoGP press room, as well as wifi. The environment is immaculate, the garages even more, so you can even see your reflection. Certainly, switching from MotoGP to the Dakar Rally is a big change, even for us journalists. Welcome to off-road, the world of heavily treaded tires, dust, and mud. Universally recognized as the toughest rally in the world, the Dakar is a 2-week race covering over 5,600 miles. For the riders, this means waking up at 4:00 a.m.,...