MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo Signs off 2010 Season with a Win at Valencia

Jorge Lorenzo 2010 World MotoGP Champion

World Champion Jorge Lorenzo signed off his victorious season in style today, taking his ninth win in front of his home fans at Valencia. Valentino Rossi finished third on his 117th and final appearance for Yamaha, bringing to a close a wonderful seven-year partnership with his YZR-M1. Lorenzo and Rossi both dropped places at the […]

MotoGP: Ben Spies in Talks with Yamaha to Extend Current Contract

Ben Spies

Ben Spies is locked in talks with Yamaha about an extension to his current MotoGP deal. The Texan, who clinched the Rookie of the Year crown in Phillip Island last weekend with fifth place, is negotiating an extension to his current contract that could keep him on a YZR-M1 machine until the end of 2013. […]

MotoGP: Yamaha gives Valentino Rossi Blessing to Test Ducati After Valencia

Valentino Rossi 2010 Phillip Island MotoGP Celebrations

Valentino Rossi recently signed with Ducati to ride for the Italian firm for the next 2 seasons. ┬áThe problem that remained was that Yamaha had Valentino under contract until the end of the year not the season. ┬áThat meant that Rossi would not be able to test the Ducati Desmosedici GP11 after the race in […]

MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo Snags Fourth Pole in a Row after Engine Failure, Rossi Fifth

Jorge Lorenzo Takes Fourth Pole in a Row at Sachsenring

Jorge Lorenzo overcame a spectacular engine failure (pictured), which subsequently caused two riders to fall and temporarily halted qualifying at the Sachsenring, to take pole position for Sunday’s German Grand Prix. The MotoGP World Championship leader was holding third place when his M1 erupted in a ball of smoke and fire along the home straight […]

MotoGP: The Doctor is Back! Valentino Rossi will be at the German GP this weekend

Valentino Rossi Returns to MotoGP at the German GP

FIAT Yamaha has officially confirmed that record-breaking MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi is to rejoin the fray at the Sachsenring in Germany this weekend – meaning the 2010 title battle is back on with a vengeance! What had begun to look like turning into a one-horse race for the 2010 MotoGP laurels is set to be […]