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Quartararo 0.082 clear of Crutchlow at midday on Day 3Q2 classification: 1. Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) – 1:58.303 2. Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) + 0.103 3. Franco Morbidelli (Petronas Yamaha SRT) + 0.129 4. Jack Miller (Pramac Racing) + 0.422 5. Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda Castrol) + 0.648 6. Valentino Rossi (Monster...   

Sepang Test: Miller leads Mir at midday on Day 2   

Lorenzo Quick and Comfortable First Day Back on Yamaha M1The MotoGP community watched with great interest as five-time World champion Jorge Lorenzo took his first laps aboard a 2020 Yamaha M1 on the final day of the Sepang "shakedown" test earlier today. Lorenzo won all three of his MotoGP titles aboard a Yamaha M1, but has struggled over the last...   

Rossi Has Option to Retire or Continue With Factory SupportOn the heels of yesterday's announcement that Maverick Viñales has extended his contractual relationship with the Yamaha Factory MotoGP team, today Yamaha continues with important news. Last year's rookie phenom Fabio Quartararo has signed a two-year deal beginning in 2021 to join Viñales on the...   

Jorge Lorenzo Joins the Yamaha Factory Racing Test Team for 2020Widely rumored, Jorge Lorenzo, shortly after retiring from racing, has decided to accept an offer from Yamaha to serve as a MotoGP test rider for the 2020 season. Lorenzo has five World championships, including three in the MotoGP category – each earned aboard a Yamaha. Here is the press release...   

Johann Zarco Confirms Ducati Deal to Race Next Year for Avintia Satellite TeamThe Roman poet Virgil said "fortune favors the brave" ... and so it is with Johann Zarco. The 29-year-old Zarco voluntarily walked away from a multi-million dollar KTM factory ride last year, leaving himself unemployed and with dim prospects for the 2020 MotoGP season. Zarco is telling the...   

Day 2: Marquez fends off Suzuki pairing at middayDay 2 top 10 at 13:00 local time: 1. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) – 1:37.820 2. Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Ecstar) + 0.017 3. Joan Mir (Team Suzuki Ecstar) + 0.139 4. Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) + 0.144 5. Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) + 0.153 6. Andrea Dovizioso...   

Repsol Honda Becomes Team Marquez as Alex Joins Older Brother for 2020 MotoGP SeasonHonda moved quickly to fill the vacancy at the factory Repsol MotoGP team after Jorge Lorenzo announced his retirement last Thursday. 23-year-old Alex Marquez, now a double World champion, will join older brother Marc next year at the factory MotoGP squad on a one-year contract. Marc, of course,...   

Quartararo denies Marquez the final pole of the seasonQ2 result: 1. Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) – 1:29.978 2. Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) + 0.032 3. Jack Miller (Pramac Racing) + 0.108 4. Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha GP) + 0.200 5. Franco Morbidelli (Petronas Yamaha SRT) + 0.471 6. Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) + 0.533...   

Quartararo claims stunning Sepang pole, Marquez crashesQ2 classification: 1. Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT) – 1:58.303 2. Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP) + 0.103 3. Franco Morbidelli (Petronas Yamaha SRT) + 0.129 4. Jack Miller (Pramac Racing) + 0.422 5. Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda Castrol) + 0.648 6. Valentino Rossi (Monster...