MOTOGP: Lorenzo Smashes Misano Circuit Record; Tops Friday’s San Marino Grand Prix Practice

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MISANO ADRIATICO, Italy – official series release — MotoGP photo — Jorge Lorenzo utilized winglets on his Yamaha M1 and set the fastest lap ever by a motorcycle around Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli during MotoGP practice on Friday. For the fourth race in a row it was Movistar Yamaha’s Lorenzo and Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez who filled the top two …

MOTOGP: Valentino Rossi Stuns Home Crowd with San Marino Grand Prix Victory

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MISANO ADRIATICO, Italy – official release — Yamaha photo — The home crowd went wild at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli on Sunday, as Valentino Rossi took his first MotoGP victory of the season and points leader Marc Marquez finished 15th after a crash. Nine time World Champion Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) took the lead in the early laps of the San …

MOTOGP: Lorenzo Snaps Qualifying Drought; Grabs First Pole of Season at Misano

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MISANO ADRIATICO, Italy – official release — MotoGP photo — Jorge Lorenzo has earned his first pole of the 2014 MotoGP season, racing to the top of the time sheets Saturday at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli. Lorenzo sped around the Misano layout with a 1:33.238 lap time to grab his first pole since Motegi 2013 aboard his Yamaha. Just …

MOTOGP: Andrea Dovizioso Fastest in Soggy MotoGP Practice at Misano

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MISANO ADRIATICO, Italy – official release — MotoGP photo — Andrea Dovizioso was the man at the top of the timesheets following a soggy day of MotoGP practice Friday at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli. Dovizioso (Ducati Team) put in a best time of 1:49.195 in the rain during free practice two to lead the way despite a crash early …