Every time Valentino Rossi started at Catalunya MotoGP, he finished on the podium, including nine wins across all classes.
But this streak of impressive MotoGP results stopped last year; Rossi missed the race at the Barcelona track due to breaking his leg at Mugello four rounds earlier.
125cc France MotoGP
Maverick Viñales (Blusens by Paris Hilton Racing Team) claimed his first ever victory in the 125cc MotoGP class in just his fourth race by beating Nicolás Terol (Bankia Aspar) on the final lap at in a thrilling race long battle at Le Mans, France.
Efrén Vázquez (Avant-AirAsia-Ajo) was third Sunday at 125cc France MotoGP.
Spoiler Alert: France MotoGP results below
Following Casey Stoner’s dominance of Friday and Saturday practice and qualifying there was little doubt he would be in the hunt for a race win today at Le Mans, the fourth round of the 2011 MotoGP season.
Casey Stoner set the pace at Le Mans in Saturday qualifying for the Grand Prix of France. The Australian stayed atop the time sheets the entire session, consistently maintaining a gap of almost a half second on the MotoGP field until the closing stages.