Motorcycle Racing News MotoGP 2015 MotoGP Entry List Features 25 Riders & 15 Teams

2015 MotoGP Entry List Features 25 Riders & 15 Teams

2015 MotoGP Entry List Features 25 Riders & 15 Teams2015 MotoGP Entry List

The FIM has released the provisional rider-entry list for the 2015 MotoGP Championship, which features 25 riders and 15 teams.

The provisional list below includes 23 riders, with two to be confirmed

There are 15 teams in 2015 MotoGP, which features 18 rounds. The teams are split between Factory Option, Satellite with Factory Backing, and Open.

The Factory Teams include:

  • Ducati Team
  • Repsol Honda
  • Movistar Yamaha MotoGP
  • Factory Aprilia Gresini
  • Team Suzuki MotoGP

The Satellite Teams with Factory Backing include:

  • Pramac Racing (Ducati)
  • CWM LCR Honda
  • Monster Yamaha Tech 3
  • Marc VDS Racing Team
  • Movistar Yamaha MotoGP
  • Marc VDS Racing

The Open Teams Include:

  • NGM Forward Racing (Yamaha)
  • Drive M7 Aspar
  • Cardion AB Motoracing
  • Avintia Racing

Except for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP and Repsol Honda, the grid will look completely different for 2015. Following is the provisional rider list:

# Rider Nat. Team Machine
4 A. DOVIZIOSO ITA DUCATI TEAM DUCATI*
6 S. BRADL GER NGM FORWARD RACING FORWARD YAMAHA
8 H. BARBERA SPA AVINTIA RACING DUCATI
9 D. PETRUCCI ITA PRAMAC RACING DUCATI*
17 K. ABRAHAM CZE CARDION AB MOTORACING HONDA
19 A. BAUTISTA SPA FACTORY APRILIA GRESINI APRILIA*
25 M. VINALES SPA TEAM SUZUKI MotoGP SUZUKI*
26 D. PEDROSA SPA REPSOL HONDA TEAM HONDA*
29 A. IANNONE ITA DUCATI TEAM DUCATI*
35 C. CRUTCHLOW GBR CWM LCR HONDA HONDA*
38 B. SMITH GBR MONSTER YAMAHA TECH 3 YAMAHA*
41 A. ESPARGARO SPA TEAM SUZUKI MotoGP SUZUKI*
43 J. MILLER AUS CWM LCR HONDA HONDA
44 P. ESPARGARO SPA MONSTER YAMAHA TECH 3 YAMAHA*
45 S. REDDING GBR MARC VDS RACING TEAM HONDA*
46 V. ROSSI ITA MOVISTAR YAMAHA MotoGP YAMAHA*
50 E. LAVERTY IRL DRIVE M7 ASPAR HONDA
63 M. DI MEGLIO FRA AVINTIA RACING DUCATI
68 Y. HERNANDEZ COL PRAMAC RACING DUCATI*
69 N. HAYDEN USA DRIVE M7 ASPAR HONDA
76 L. BAZ FRA NGM FORWARD RACING FORWARD YAMAHA
93 M. MARQUEZ SPA REPSOL HONDA TEAM HONDA*
99 J. LORENZO SPA MOVISTAR YAMAHA MotoGP YAMAHA*
TO BE CONFIRMED FACTORY APRILIA GRESINI APRILIA
TO BE CONFIRMED OCTO IODARACING TEAM TBC

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling.

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