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Movistar Yamaha Fight to 8th and 10th in Aragon GP

September 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Fight to 8th and 10th in Aragon GP

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales showed their grit during today’s blistering hot Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón. Pushing to the limit in the 23-lap race at the MotorLand Aragón track, they made […]

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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Poised for Silverstone Start

August 24, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Poised for Silverstone Start

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales are traveling to the United Kingdom for the GoPro British Grand Prix, held at the Silverstone Circuit this weekend. The teammates arrive at the twelfth round feeling […]

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Movistar Yamaha Try New Solutions at Brno Test

August 8, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Try New Solutions at Brno Test

One day after the Monster Energy Grand Prix Ceské republiky race, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi was back on the Automotodrom Brno circuit for a one-day official IRTA test. Teammate Maverick Viñales opted not […]

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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Aspire to Podium Success in Austria

August 8, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Aspire to Podium Success in Austria

Fresh from the Brno Test, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi heads to the Red Bull Ring – Spielberg circuit for this weekend’s eyetime Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich. Maverick Viñales’ crash in the Czech Republic […]

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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Are Back in Action in Brno

August 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Are Back in Action in Brno

Fresh from a three-week summer break, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales are ready to commence the second half of the 2018 MotoGP World Championship at this weekend’s Monster Energy Grand Prix Ceské […]

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Resilient Rossi Rallies to Third in Le Mans

May 23, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Resilient Rossi Rallies to Third in Le Mans

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi showed once again you should never count him out for the race, regardless of his starting position. He displayed a competitive pace aboard his YZR-M1 throughout today’s entire Grand Prix […]

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Yamaha and Rossi Confirm Two-Year Contract Extension

March 15, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Yamaha and Rossi Confirm Two-Year Contract Extension

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. is delighted to announce that it will continue its strong relationship with nine-time World Champion and living MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi, having signed a new two-year agreement. Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. […]

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Testing Continues for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP in Qatar

March 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Testing Continues for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP in Qatar

Today the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team completed the second of the three test days at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar. Riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi continued to prepare for the 2018 racing season […]

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Movistar Yamaha Get Testing Underway in Qatar

March 2, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Get Testing Underway in Qatar

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi completed the first day of pre-season testing at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar this evening, finishing in first and seventh place respectively. Viñales was the first […]

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Pata Yamaha Primed for Phillip Island Opener

February 21, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Pata Yamaha Primed for Phillip Island Opener

The Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team concluded a positive preseason at the official two-day Phillip Island test on Tuesday and feel ready for the opening round of the 2018 FIM Superbike World Championship at the […]

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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Conclude Thailand Testing

February 19, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Conclude Thailand Testing

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales ended the third and final day of MotoGP testing in Buriram, Thailand, securing 10th and 12th place respectively in today’s rankings. Using his time from yesterday as […]

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Movistar Yamaha Progress on Thailand Test Day Two

February 19, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Progress on Thailand Test Day Two

Today the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team have wrapped up the second day of testing at the Chang International Circuit in Thailand. Riders Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales spent the available time fine-tuning their bikes’ settings […]

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Movistar Yamaha Complete Sepang Test Schedule

January 30, 2018 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Complete Sepang Test Schedule

Today the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team completed the first official IRTA test of the 2018 season, held at the Sepang International Circuit. Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales had another go at trying the new aerodynamic […]

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Movistar Yamaha Find Mojo on First Valencia Test Day

November 15, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Find Mojo on First Valencia Test Day

The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team successfully completed the first day of the Valencia MotoGP Official Test at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit, testing various bike chassis and set-up options. Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi had positive […]

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Movistar Yamaha Start Spanish Showdown in Valencia

November 13, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Start Spanish Showdown in Valencia

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales slowly turned up the heat at the first free practice sessions of the Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana. As the temperatures rose, the teammates upped their […]

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Movistar Yamaha Make Ready for Final 2017 MotoGP Race

November 8, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Make Ready for Final 2017 MotoGP Race

The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi return to Spain for Sunday’s 2017 MotoGP World Championship finale, the Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana. Viñales arrives in his home country determined to […]

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Movistar Yamaha Commence Australian Campaign

October 20, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Commence Australian Campaign

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi enjoyed sunny conditions at the Phillip Island circuit today during the first free practice sessions of this weekend’s Michelin Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix. The teammates worked […]

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Rossi Back in Action in Aragon

September 21, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Rossi Back in Action in Aragon

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi has been declared fit to ride in this weekend’s Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón. The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team will start round 14 of the MotoGP World Championship with […]

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Michael van der Mark to Replace Rossi in Aragon

September 12, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Michael van der Mark to Replace Rossi in Aragon

Yamaha’s WorldSBK rider Michael van der Mark will be riding Valentino Rossi’s YZR-M1 in round 14 of the 2017 MotoGP World Championship, staged at the MotorLand Aragón track in Spain, while the Italian is recovering […]

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Valentino Rossi to Miss the Misano Grand Prix

September 12, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Valentino Rossi to Miss the Misano Grand Prix

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team’s Valentino Rossi will be unable to take part in the Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, this weekend. The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team regrets to […]

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Movistar Yamaha Bank First and Third Row in Brno

August 8, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Bank First and Third Row in Brno

  Movistar Yamaha Bank First and Third Row in Brno Qualifying Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi scored a front row position today in a hot qualifying session, ahead of tomorrow’s Monster Energy Grand Prix Ceské […]

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Movistar Yamaha Build Momentum as Brno Begins

August 7, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Movistar Yamaha Build Momentum as Brno Begins

  Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi persevered through a wet first free practice and a dry afternoon session today at the fast and flowing Automotodrom Brno. Despite the great diversity in conditions, the pair made some […]

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Rossi’s Search for the Perfect Ten

July 20, 2017 Michael Le Pard Comments Off on Rossi’s Search for the Perfect Ten

  Valentino Rossi, nine-time World Champion – including seven in the premier-class – is truly one of the greatest riders ever in the history of motorcycle racing. 115 GP victories, 225 podiums and 64 pole […]