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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:01:00 GMT
Movistar Yamaha Complete Successful One-Day Test in Brno
Fresh from their second consecutive double podium yesterday in the Czech Moto Grand Prix, Movistar Yamaha riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi were back on track today. The two spent the day focused on testing both a 2015 prototype M1 motorcycle and also a 2015 M1 engine placed within the 2014 frame.

The result of the test was positive overall.
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Brilliant Battle Scores Double Yamaha Podium in Brno
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo fought hard today to take second for the Grand Prix of the Czech Republic with teammate Valentino Rossi finishing in third for the second consecutive Yamaha double podium finish.

Lorenzo started in his traditional style, pushing hard at the start of the race. The Spaniard had a good start from sixth on the grid and soon passed Bradley Smith and Marc Marquez before plunging down the hill, with teammate Rossi following close behind.
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Second and Third Row for Yamaha in Brno Qualifying
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi will start tomorrow's Grand Prix Ceské Republiky from the second and third row after taking sixth and seventh place respectively in today's qualifying session.

Lorenzo was eager to start the 15-minute qualifying session and the first one out of the pits to ensure a free track for his first stint. His first flying lap of 1.56.318, took him to provisional pole, before being pushed back to sixth place when the pace quickened.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Rain Disrupts Free Practice as Brno Begins
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi made a strong start to this weekend's Grand Prix Ceské Republiky in this morning's first practice session, but were frustrated by wet weather in the afternoon.

After a successful weekend in Indianapolis, Lorenzo kept the momentum going today in Brno. The Spaniard was enjoying the flowing Czech circuit and was quick to top the timesheets, rival Marc Marquez taking over just half way through the session.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT
MotoGP Returns to Europe for Brno
Fresh from an impressive ride at the Indianapolis Grand Prix last weekend that delivered a double podium, the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team head to Brno this weekend for Sunday's Grand Prix of the Czech Republic.

Valentino Rossi arrives in Brno in confident mood after a strong performance in Indianapolis that saw him leading the race in the early laps and ultimately taking a third place podium finish.
Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Lorenzo and Rossi Deliver Double Podium in Indianapolis
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi put up a fierce fight today to score a double podium finish in the Indianapolis Grand Prix.

Lorenzo marked his return to fitness in style, taking a stunning second at the legendary 'Brickyard'. Starting from third on the grid, the Spaniard initially dropped back to sixth place in the bunch up of riders on turn two before cutting back through the pack to take his place as a key protagonist of the race.
Sat, 9 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Lorenzo Flies to First Row at Indianapolis
Despite a changeable forecast for this afternoon's qualifying session it held dry for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo to secure third place on the grid for tomorrow's Indianapolis Grand Prix. Teammate Valentino Rossi made a big improvement from practice, dropping into the low 1'32's to take fifth.

Lorenzo started the 15-minute qualifying session from the back, leaving the pit lane last to be ensured of a clear path for his first flying laps.