Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi completed the second of the three days of testing in Qatar today that mark the final official test of the 2016 MotoGP pre-season schedule.
The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team was back on track today for the second day of the Phillip Island MotoGP Official Test.
Despite the changeable weather, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi completed the three-day test at the Sepang International Circuit topping the standings with a perfect 1-2.
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi were back in action today at Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana - Ricardo Tormo to get underway with the 2016 preparations and test the Michelin tires, wrapping the day up in fifth and twelfth place respectively.
Jorge Lorenzo is the 2015 MotoGP World Champion after the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider led from start to finish and rode at record pace to secure victory ahead of the Repsol Honda Team duo of Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa who finished in second and third place respectively.
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo was the quickest rider on the opening day of the MotoGP season finale at Valencia’s Ricardo Tormo circuit, the Spaniard stopping the clocks with a 1’31.111 to seize the initiative in the title fight against his teammate Valentino Rossi who finished fifth fastest today.
The 2015 Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana marks Bridgestone’s final Grand Prix as Official tire Supplier to MotoGP, bringing to an end a successful 14 year involvement in the premier class of motorcycle road racing for the world’s largest tire manufacturer.
Last Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix was the penultimate round of the 2015 MotoGP season and was won by Repsol Honda Team’s Dani Pedrosa ahead of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP duo of Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi who finished in second and third place respectively.
Repsol Honda Team’s Dani Pedrosa converted his record-breaking pace in qualifying into a race winning performance at today’s Malaysian Grand Prix, the Spaniard scoring his second victory from the last three races.
The tropical heat at Sepang International Circuit couldn’t melt the resolve of Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo today, as the Spaniard topped the timesheets in Friday’s practice sessions for the Malaysian Grand Prix.
The penultimate round of the 2015 MotoGP season takes place at Sepang International Circuit, a circuit defined by its high ambient temperatures, humidity and a fast, technical layout.
Round sixteen of the 2015 MotoGP season was the Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island Circuit, where Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez won one of the most exciting contests in years ahead of Jorge Lorenzo and Andrea Iannone who claimed the remaining rostrum positions.