Posts Tagged ‘Lorenzo’

Comments Off on Phillip Island Testing

‘It looks like Viñales is very good with the new tyre. It looks like Marquez, with the race rhythm, is the man to beat’ – Valentino Rossi. Valentino Rossi’s new Movistar Yamaha team-mate Maverick Viñales has been hugely impressive during pre-season testing so far, but The Doctor believes Marc Marquez is still the man to […]

Comments Off on Lorenzo: Hardest race of my career

Newly crowned 2015 MotoGP World Champion Jorge Lorenzo reflects on tense finale at Valencia in Spain after securing third premier class title. The Movistar Yamaha rider led from start to finish but was placed under intense pressure in the final laps by Repsol Honda duo Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa, although neither managed to attempt […]

Comments Off on Jorge Lorenzo is MotoGP’s ‘best’ rider

Nine-time world champion Valentino Rossi believes his Factory Yamaha team-mate Jorge Lorenzo is still ‘the best’ rider in MotoGP despite Marc Marquez’s record-breaking title success in 2013. Rossi, who earned a single race victory at Assen this year following his eagerly anticipated reunion with the YZR-M1 in the wake of a troubled spell at Ducati, […]

Comments Off on Valentino Rossi ecstatic as Lorenzo dominates!

The ecstatic Valentino Rossi thanked Yamaha for giving him a second chance in MotoGP after he battled to second in Qatar on his return to the team. Rossi had only qualified sixth, and although he jumped to fourth on the first lap, he found himself back in eighth soon afterwards when he slid off the […]

Comments Off on Stoner storms to victory in Laguna Seca race.

It was Yamaha Factory Racing’s Lorenzo who took the holeshot into the tricky turn one, with Repsol Honda Team’s Pedrosa and Stoner in tow. Stoner was the only one of the front-runners to have started on the softer option rear tyre, with the two Spaniards opting for the harder spec. San Carlo Honda Gresini’s Michele […]