Lorenzo-Dovizioso At War

After the feud that broke out between Jorge Lorenzo and Andrea Dovizioso in Malaysia, Ducati will hold a meeting with both of its factory MotoGP riders together in order to clear the air. A war of words broke out between the Ducati teammates at Sepang when Dovizioso commented after qualifying on Lorenzo being forced to…

No F1 Wanted Said Rossi and Lorenzo

MotoGP champions Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo hope efforts to bring Formula 1 to Assen do not succeed due to the potential impact on the track surface and layout. The circuit, which hosts one of MotoGP’s marquee races in the Dutch TT, has been pushing to host an F1 grand prix from 2020 onwards. FIA…

MotoGP Championship Heads For Assen

After pushing his title lead back above the one race win margin with a runner-up finish to Jorge Lorenzo in Catalunya, Marc Marquez heads to Assen with a 27-point advantage over Valentino Rossi in the MotoGP standings. With Lorenzo (like team-mate Andrea Dovizioso) 49 points behind the Honda rider despite his back-to-back wins, Marquez was…

Lorenzo Signs Deal With Repsol Honda

The Repsol Honda MotoGP team has announced Jorge Lorenzo will join Marc Marquez at the outfit for the 2019 and 2020 seasons. As reported previously by Motorsport.com, Honda has settled on 31-year-old three-time champion Lorenzo as the replacement for Dani Pedrosa, who will leave the team after 13 seasons. Lorenzo rode a Honda 250cc bike…

Dovizioso Slams Teammate Lorenzo

Andrea Dovizioso reckons his teammate Jorge Lorenzo tried to keep him at bay at all costs during MotoGP’s Jerez race, which ultimately cost the Italian a chance to fight for the win. Lorenzo and Dovizioso were running second and third in the middle stages of the race and the duo consistently lost time to leader…

Lorenzo Will Win Says Marquez

Marc Marquez believes Jorge Lorenzo will go back to winning MotoGP races before the end of 2017, despite the Ducati rider’s troubled start to the season. Switching from Yamaha to Ducati for this season, Lorenzo has had an up-and-down campaign riding for the Italian marque, having taken a podium finish at Jerez but also finishing…

Weekly MotoGP Round-Up- 03 May 2017

Ducati Need To Follow Yamaha Says Lorenzo Jorge Lorenzo has called on Ducati to adopt a more Yamaha-like philosophy when it comes to developing its MotoGP bike, with more focus on chassis improvements. The three-time premier class champion has endured a tough start to his Ducati career since switching from Yamaha last winter, with his…