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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Unfortunate End to Texas Grand Prix Weekend for Movistar Yamaha
Today's Grand Prix of the Americas at the COTA circuit in Austin, Texas proved to be a difficult one for the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders with Valentino Rossi taking eighth and teammate Jorge Lorenzo taking tenth.

After a less than perfect start that saw him drop from sixth on the grid to ninth, Rossi re-grouped and started to work his way back through the pack.
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Movistar Yamaha Secure Second Row Start in Texas
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi secured fifth and sixth places respectively, just 0.001 seconds apart, this afternoon in qualifying for tomorrow's Grand Prix of the Americas.

The 15minute shoot-out on the long Circuit of The Americas track (COTA) allowed little time for multiple hot laps so every second was crucial.
Wed, 9 Apr 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Yamaha heads to the USA for the GP of the Americas
After a two-week break, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP is on its way for the second round of the season: the Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas, on the 13th of April.

The 2014 season may have only just started, but the GP riders have already displayed some intense racing at the Losail circuit in Qatar. The first race of the season was full of action and drama, a preview of what is to come at Circuit of the Americas (COTA).
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Yamaha Takes to the Track in Texas
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo took to the track today for the first free practice sessions ahead of this weekend's Grand Prix of The Americas.

The first day's action on the Circuit of The Americas (COTA) proved to be a tough one for both Rossi and Lorenzo as they began the hunt for an optimum set up for Sunday.
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Deją Vu as Rossi Storms to Second in Qatar
Movistar Yamaha's Valentino Rossi has opened the 2014 MotoGP season by taking his second consecutive second place finish at the Commercial Bank Grand Prix of Qatar this evening.

The nine-time world champion made strong start from tenth on the grid, quickly closing down and passing several riders to take fifth by the end of the first lap.
Sat, 22 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Lorenzo Takes Fifth in Tense Qatar Qualifying
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo fought hard this evening to take fifth on the grid in qualifying for tomorrow's Commercial Bank Grand Prix of Qatar. Teammate Valentino Rossi made big time improvements and secured tenth under the floodlights of the Losail circuit in a tense session of quick fire hot laps.

Lorenzo had taken another small step forward in the fourth free practice earlier this evening, reducing the gap to the front to under half a second to finish 0.492 from first in seventh position.
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 00:01:00 GMT
Lorenzo leaves it late to find form in third Qatar practice
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo left it to the last minute in today's final practice, taking seventh to secure a spot in tomorrow's second qualifying session within the top ten riders for Sunday's Commercial Bank Grand Prix of Qatar.

Lorenzo continued today where he finished yesterday, battling a severe lack of grip on the Losail circuit as he struggled to set up his YZR-M1 for Sunday's race.