Monster Signs Major Deal With Yamaha

The Yamaha MotoGP team will see a big change for the 2019 season as they’ve signed a new agreement with Monster Energy drink as their new main sponsor. Starting next season, the team comprising of Valentino Rossi and Maverick Vinales will be known as the Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP team. The current title sponsor which…

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…

MotoGP Battle Heads For Spain

Following a two-week break since the Grand Prix of the Americas at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas, the 2018 MotoGP Championship this weekend heads to Jerez for the first of four races in the Spain. Three races in, and we already have three different winners. The battle is tight; the top five riders are within…

Watch Kohta Nozane – Says Valentino Rossi

Valentino Rossi has tipped Kohta Nozane to become Japan’s next MotoGP star following the Yamaha test rider’s premier class debut last weekend at Motegi. Nozane, a regular in the FIM Endurance World Championship and All-Japan Superbike series, was drafted in at short notice to deputise for an unwell Jonas Folger at Tech 3 Yamaha for…

Rossi: “I will try to ride this weekend”

Movistar Yamaha rider will attempt to take part in the Aragon GP After testing his fitness on a Yamaha R1 for a number of laps at Misano on Monday and Tuesday, Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) has decided to attempt to take part in the upcoming Gran Premio Movistar de Aragon. The Italian will need…

VR46 MEDICAL UPDATE, 01-09-17 – 10:30

Last night Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi had a successful operation on the displaced fractures of the tibia and fibula of his right leg. The MotoGP-star was hospitalised after an enduro accident yesterday evening. Following a medical examination at the ‘Ospedale Civile di Urbino’, where he was initially diagnosed, the Italian was transported to the…

Rossi Back In Title Business

Valentino Rossi said the importance of his hard-earned victory in the Dutch TT at Assen could not be understated as the Italian rider forced his way back into the MotoGP title race. Championship leader Maverick Vinales was a faller and Rossi took full advantage of his Movistar Yamaha team-mate’s mistake to claim a maximum 25…

Victory Crucial Says Vinales

Maverick Vinales says victory at Mugello in Italy this weekend is ‘crucial’ in his bid to win the MotoGP World Championship. Vinales returned to the top of the title standings after claiming his third win of the season at Le Mans in France, where team-mate Valentino Rossi slid out on the final lap as he…