Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo secured his sixth win of the season and 60th Grand Prix win over all classes with a heroic ride at the challenging MotorLand Aragón circuit.
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo proved to be unbeatable at today’s Aragon Grand Prix as the two-time MotoGP World Champion led from start to finish to close the gap to teammate Valentino Rossi to just fourteen points with four rounds remaining.
Jorge Lorenzo was in another class in Friday Free Practice at MotorLand Aragon as the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider ended both sessions half a second quicker than his closest rival, ultimately setting a personal best lap time that was just three-tenths off the outright circuit lap record.
The 2015 San Marino and Rimini Grand Prix was subjected to variable weather resulting in almost the whole field changing bikes twice over the twenty-eight lap contest.
Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez won his first premier-class Grand Prix at Misano today after expertly managing highly variable conditions in what was one of the most dramatic MotoGP contests in recent memory.
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo rode the quickest ever lap around the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli to lead a closely contested opening day of practice at the San Marino and Rimini Grand Prix.
Round thirteen of the 2015 MotoGP season is the San Marino and Rimini Grand Prix where riders will be treated to a newly re-surfaced Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli which promises to improve lap times.
The 2015 British Grand Prix was won in dramatic style by Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi who mastered the wet conditions at Silverstone to win ahead of Danilo Petrucci and Andrea Dovizioso.
A late change in the weather set the scene for a dramatic British Grand Prix and in the first wet race of the MotoGP season it was Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi who took a brilliant victory ahead of the Ducati duo of Danilo Petrucci and Andrea Dovizioso.
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo was the benchmark on the opening day of action at the British Grand Prix, the current championship leader setting a time of 2’02.338 in this afternoon’s Free Practice 2 session.
Silverstone in the United Kingdom plays host to round twelve of the 2015 MotoGP World Championship, the circuit’s combination of a fast average speed and cool temperatures placing significant demand on tires.
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo was in complete control during last Sunday’s Czech Republic Grand Prix, the Spaniard winning ahead of Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi.
After a three week MotoGP drought, this week the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team will be back in action at the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway as they defend their top spot in the championship standings.
Bob Ulrich was named Modern Tire Dealer editor in August 2000. He joined the magazine in 1985 as assistant editor, and has been responsible for gathering statistical information for MTD's "Facts Issue" since 1993.