Tag Archives: Yamaha

Fabio Quartararo: All four Hondas are extremely fast and set a blistering pace in the MotoGP test

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‘If you check all the Honda riders, the pace is amazing,’ says reigning MotoGP champion Fabio Quartararo, who believes Honda has made the most progress over the winter. The final MotoGP pre-season test in Mandalika was held on a dirty and degrading track surface, making it more difficult than ever to guess who would be […]

Fabio Quartararo: I don’t need time to see Yamaha situation


After placing fifth on day one of the Mandalika MotoGP test, Fabio Quartararo claims he doesn’t need time to figure out where Yamaha’s performance level is. During the first day of MotoGP testing in Mandalika, world champion Fabio Quartararo makes late adjustments to finish fifth. The Yamaha racer, who has previously expressed disappointment with the […]

Espargaro and Crutchlow will compete on the final day of the Sepang MotoGP Shakedown

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After making his 2022 debut on the final day of the Shakedown, Aleix Espargaro presently leads the Sepang timesheets. On Wednesday morning, Aprilia teammate Aleix Espargaro completed his first laps of the year, after Maverick Vinales took to the track (and was fastest) on day two. Due to Aprilia’s technical concessions, Espargaro and Vinales, the […]

Valentino Rossi will compete in the Gulf 12 Hours ahead of the 2022 GT season

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Valentino Rossi, the reigning MotoGP champion, will drive a Ferrari in the Gulf 12 Hours in January, kicking off what appears to be a full schedule of auto racing in 2022. Rossi, who announced his retirement from motorcycle racing at the end of this year’s MotoGP season, will compete in the Yas Marina enduro in […]

Maxime Renaux signs a two-year deal with the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP Team


Maxime Renaux, the reigning FIM MX2 Motocross World Champion, will make the jump to the premier MXGP class in 2022, according to Yamaha Motor Europe. The 21-year-old Frenchman will join the Monster Energy Yamaha Factory MXGP team for the next two years, at least until the end of the 2023 season, when he will race […]

Yamaha Pays Tribut to Valentino Rossi’s Legendary Career with a Special R1 GYTR VR46


To honor Valentino Rossi’s illustrious MotoGP career, Yamaha Motor Europe has created a special R1 GYTR VR46 Tribute with unique specifications to offer to the nine-time world champion for his many successful years spent at the top of motorcycle road racing with Yamaha. Rossi ascended to prominence in MotoGP history after making his debut 26 […]