Articles Posted in the " Valentino Rossi " Category






  • 2016 Jerez MotoGP Qualifying Results | Rossi Claims 62nd Pole

    2016 Jerez MotoGP Qualifying Results | Rossi Claims 62nd Pole

    When Jorge Lorenzo claimed the pole for the 2016 MotoGP season opener in Qatar, the reigning champ qualified in the top position for the 62nd time of his GP career.

    This allowed him to steal the record of most poles from nine-time World Champion and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP teammate Valentino Rossi. But the 37-year-old Italian wasn’t about to let Lorenzo win; he earned the 62nd pole of his GP career Saturday at round four in Jerez, the first European round of the season.



  • It’s Official: Jorge Lorenzo Signs With Ducati

    It’s Official: Jorge Lorenzo Signs With Ducati

    Ahead of Austin MotoGP at Circuit of the Americas, we reported that Jorge Lorenzo was expected to join Ducati, and the news should break ahead of round four in Jerez.

    Just over a week later, these expectations were confirmed – the reigning MotoGP Champion has signed with Ducati to ride through the 2017 and 2018 MotoGP Championships.


  • 2016 Austin MotoGP Photo Gallery | Exclusive COTA Wallpaper

    2016 Austin MotoGP Photo Gallery | Exclusive COTA Wallpaper

    Marquez’s weekend at COTA was absolutely flawless. He led all four free practices, qualified on pole, and earned the win by over six seconds ahead of Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo. Claiming the final podium position was Ducati Team’s Andrea Iannone, who finished 10.947 seconds behind. Here’s a photo gallery of all the best from COTA!




  • Top 6 Riders To Watch at MotoGP COTA in Austin

    Top 6 Riders To Watch at MotoGP COTA in Austin

    If you’re going to Circuit of the Americas to watch the MotoGP race with some friends, or you are tuning in your television to watch it live on beIN Sports (coverage starts at 11:55am, ET), here’s a quick-start guide to the top 6 riders to watch at the Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas. Also, we have a few tidbits here to help you feel like a longtime fan if you’re with some MotoGP fanatics.


  • Austin MotoGP Qualifying Results | Marquez Earns 4th Straight Pole

    Austin MotoGP Qualifying Results | Marquez Earns 4th Straight Pole

    Marc Marquez continues his reputation as the king of Austin’s Circuit of the Americas. The 23-year-old Repsol Honda rider, who won every race there since 2013 from pole, led all free practices Friday and Saturday.

    The two-time MotoGP Champion, who won last weekend in Argentina, was untouchable once again during Austin MotoGP qualifying 2016. Marquez had earned the Austin MotoGP pole – his second-consecutive after Termas de Rio Hondo in Argentina – with a 2:03.188 around the 3.4-mile Texas circuit containing 20 turns.




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