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Rain-master Rossi re-takes championship lead at Silverstone 1

Rain-master Rossi re-takes championship lead at Silverstone

Valentino Rossi claims his fourth win of the season after a masterful ride in the wet, with Petrucci and Dovizioso completing the podium. Movistar Yamaha’s Valentino Rossi produced a fearless ride in the rain to claim his first ever victory [...]

August 30, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Sensational Marc Marquez obliterates record for pole 1

Sensational Marc Marquez obliterates record for pole

Marc Marquez smashes his own record to claim his sixth pole of the season ahead of Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa, with Rossi in fourth. Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez set the fastest ever lap by a motorcycle around the legendary [...]

August 29, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Advantage Lorenzo at cool and cloudy Silverstone 1

Advantage Lorenzo at cool and cloudy Silverstone

Movistar Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo put in a faultless performance on an action-packed first day of Free Practice at the Octo British Grand Prix to head the timesheets at a dry but chilly Silverstone. The Spaniard finished just 0.033s ahead of [...]

August 28, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
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MotoGP™ in 4K Ultra High Definition

Dorna Sports, in conjunction with BT Sport, set to produce the Octo British Grand Prix in Ultra High Definition (4K) Dorna Sports is excited to announce a special collaboration with BT Sport, the UK broadcasting partner of MotoGP™, to produce [...]

August 28, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Silverstone takes centre stage in MotoGP™ title fight 1

Silverstone takes centre stage in MotoGP™ title fight

The main title contenders addressed the world’s media at the official Press Conference that marks the start of the Octo British Grand Prix. Jorge Lorenzo (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP), Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP), Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda), Andrea Iannone (Ducati [...]

August 27, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
MotoGP™ riders gather in Potters Field 1

MotoGP™ riders gather in Potters Field

Ahead of the #BritishGP, the English riders and Jorge Lorenzo gathered in front of one of London’s most iconic locations. Several MotoGP™ stars descended on London ahead of the highly-anticipated Octo British Grand Prix at Silverstone this weekend. Double World [...]

August 26, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Crutchlow to stay with 1

Crutchlow to Stay with LCR Honda in 2016

LCR Honda is pleased to announce that the British rider Cal Crutchlow will extend his cooperation with Honda HRC and the LCR Team managed by Lucio Cecchinello for the 2016 season, with a further option for 2017. Based on the [...]

August 26, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Katsuyuki Nakasuga to Make Wildcard Entry on YZR-M1 with Special 60th Anniversary Livery 1

Katsuyuki Nakasuga to Make Wildcard Entry on YZR-M1 with Special 60th Anniversary Livery

All Japan Road Race Championship star Katsuyuki Nakasuga will make a wildcard entry in the Motul Grand Prix of Japan, Round 15 of the 2015 FIM MotoGP World Championship, scheduled to be held at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit in [...]

August 25, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Smith signs with Monster Yamaha Tech3 for 2016 1

Smith signs with Monster Yamaha Tech3 for 2016

Bradley Smith and the Monster Yamaha Tech3 Team are delighted to have reached an agreement that will see the British rider remain with the team for the 2016 season aboard the Yamaha YZR-M1. The contract extension comes as Smith is [...]

August 25, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Lorenzo draws first blood in battle of Brno 1

Rossi & Lorenzo set for epic Silverstone showdown

The MotoGP™ title battle moves onto the Octo British Grand Prix with Valentino Rossi & Jorge Lorenzo set for an epic Silverstone showdown at the #BritishGP. The incredibly tense championship battle heads to Northampton in the UK for the Octo [...]

August 24, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Shell Confirmed as Title Sponsor of Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix 1

Shell Confirmed as Title Sponsor of Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix

Dorna Sports SL are pleased to announce the renewal of Shell’s title sponsorship of the Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix hosted at the Sepang International circuit for the 2015 and 2016 FIM çMotoGP™ World Championship seasons. The title sponsorship of the [...]

August 18, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Unstoppable Lorenzo emerges triumphant in the Battle of Brno to lead championship standings 1

Unstoppable Lorenzo emerges triumphant in the Battle of Brno to lead championship standings

Movistar Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo emerged victorious from the ‘Battle of Brno’ after an imperious ride at the bwin Grand Prix České republiky. The Spaniard was untouchable during the race as he went on to take the win by 4.462s from [...]

August 16, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
MotoGP™ to return to Brno in 2016 and beyond 1

MotoGP™ to return to Brno in 2016 and beyond

MotoGP™ rights holder Dorna Sports SL reached a deal with the Czech authorities in order to secure the Czech GP presence on the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship calendar for at least the next five years. A joint effort of the [...]

August 16, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Lorenzo destroys lap record to take pole 1

Lorenzo destroys lap record to take pole

Movistar Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo obliterated the lap record at the Automotodrom Brno to take an incredible pole position at the bwin Grand Prix Ceské Republiky. The two-time MotoGP™ World Champion secured his second pole of the season with Repsol Honda’s [...]

August 15, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Lorenzo draws first blood in battle of Brno 1

Lorenzo draws first blood in battle of Brno

Movistar Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo ended Friday’s practice on top of the timesheets after an eventful day at the bwin Grand Prix Ceské Republiky that saw a number of top riders crash. The Automotodrom Brno was basked in sunshine throughout the [...]

August 14, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Marquez motivated for the CzechGP 1

Marquez motivated for the CzechGP

The main protagonists in the MotoGP™ World Championship appeared at the traditional pre-event press conference on Thursday in Brno. Round 11 of the MotoGP™ World Championship kicked off at the Brno circuit with the official press conference. Riders are right [...]

August 13, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Record-breaking Rossi claims sensational pole position 1

Tense championship battle moves on to Brno at the CzechGP

MotoGP™ title battle moves on to the bwin Grand Prix České republiky with Rossi’s lead over Lorenzo at the top of the standings cut to 9. The MotoGP™ paddock arrives at the Automotodrom Brno for round 11 of the MotoGP™ [...]

August 11, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Marquez wins at Indianapolis after an epic duel with Lorenzo 1

Marquez wins at Indianapolis after an epic duel with Lorenzo

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez made it five wins in a row (2x Moto2™, 3x MotoGP™) at the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway after an epic race long duel with Jorge Lorenzo (+0.688s) on the Movistar Yamaha. Championship leader Valentino Rossi (+5.278s) [...]

August 10, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Marquez makes it three out of three 1

Marquez makes it three out of three

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez continued his dominance of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to make it three pole positions in a row at the legendary US circuit. The reigning MotoGP ™ World Champion has won the last two races at the [...]

August 9, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP
Lorenzo threatens Honda’s dominance at #IndyGP after opening day 1

Lorenzo threatens Honda’s dominance at #IndyGP after opening day

The MotoGP™ World Championship returned from its summer break to provide copious amounts of entertainment on the first day of practice at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix. It was Jorge Lorenzo who took advantage of the blue skies and [...]

August 8, 2015 Latest News, MotoGP