Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:56:38 +0200 Double Podium for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP at Motorland Aragón Today's Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón proved to be the most action-filled race of the season so far, as Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo fought off his rivals to secure a hard-fought second place. Teammate Valentino Rossi also used his YZR-M1 to the fullest to fend off the competition and secured the fourth double podium of the season for the Factory Yamaha team.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:46:11 +0200 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Secure First and Second Row Start in Sunny Aragón Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's local hero Jorge Lorenzo waited until the final moment to secure a third place starting position today at the Motorland Aragón circuit. Teammate Valentino Rossi was also in contention for a front row until the lap times tumbled during the last minutes of today's close 15-minute qualifying session and he will start tomorrow's Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón from sixth on the grid.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:31:34 +0200 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Find Form in Aragón Action got underway at the Motorland Aragón circuit today with the first two free practice sessions ahead of Sunday's Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón. Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Valentino Rossi was quick to find a competitive pace and powered to a solid fourth place after FP2. Teammate Jorge Lorenzo struggled to find the right set-up in the afternoon to solve vibrations, but persevered. He caught up at the end of the afternoon session, securing seventh place in the combined rankings.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:16:16 +0200 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Eager to Continue Action in Aragón After securing a double podium at Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's second home Grand Prix at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli nearly two weeks ago, the team shapes up for the Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón. The fourteenth Grand Prix of the season at the MotorLand Aragón circuit holds a special significance as it's not just a home race for Lorenzo but the team's title sponsor, Movistar, has also taken title sponsorship of the Aragón round for a third year in succession.
Sun, 11 Sep 2016 18:26:01 +0200 Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Seal Double Podium at San Marino Grand Prix Thousands of passionate Italian fans at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli were on the edge of their seats as they cheered on their Movistar Yamaha MotoGP hero. Valentino Rossi delivered a strong performance and led for most of the race to ultimately take second place in the 'Gran Premio di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini'. Teammate Jorge Lorenzo also held a fast pace throughout the 28 laps, to take third place.
Sat, 10 Sep 2016 18:36:49 +0200 Masterful 1-2 for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP in Misano Qualifying The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team was unbeatable during qualifying this afternoon as Jorge Lorenzo set a scorching pace to become the first rider ever to drop into the 1'31s at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli. He bettered the previous Circuit Best Lap record by 0.278s, which was set by himself last year. Teammate Valentino Rossi delighted the home crowd when he made a late charge, securing second place on the front row for tomorrow's 'Grand Prix di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini' making it a perfect 1-2 for the team.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 18:13:09 +0200 Strong Start at Sunny Misano for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi got down to business during a perfectly sunny first day at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli. They completed 37 and 40 laps respectively to find good set-ups for their YZR-M1s for Sunday's 'Grand Prix di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini' and finished the day in fourth and sixth place.