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Lorenzo takes a bite out of Rossi's lead
  MotoGP at Aragon
Movistar Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo rode brilliantly to secure his 60th career GP victory in front of 67,000 fans at the Gran Premio Movistar de Aragon. Repsol Honda's Pedrosa was involved in an excellent fight with Rossi over the final few laps for the second step of the podium at MotorLand Aragon. Eventually Pedrosa would beat Rossi to the line by just a tenth of a second, while his teammate Marc Marquez crashed out of the race.
Marquez destroys his own record on way to pole
  At Aragon
Repsol Honda's Marquez set the fastest ever lap by a MotoGP bike around the 5km MotorLand Aragon circuit as he claimed his 29th premier class pole position in a thrilling Q2 session. The Spaniard made the most of ideal conditions at the Gran Premio Movistar de Aragon to set a 1'46.635 on his first run to completely annihilate his own 2014 Pole Record (1'47.187) in the process by over half a second.
Marquez wins chaotic Misano GP
  In mixed conditions
Repsol Honda's Marc Marquez took a remarkable victory in difficult conditions at the San Marino GP – one of just three circuits where he has not previously won in the premier class (along with Motegi and Phillip Island).
Dominant Lorenzo takes sensational pole
  Beats Marquez to pole at Misano
Movistar Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo produced an incredible display of riding to take his 33rd MotoGP pole position in perfect conditions at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli to set a 1'32.146. The Spaniard obliterated Marquez's 2013 Pole Record (1'32.915) by almost eight-tenths of a second as he set the fastest ever lap by a MotoGP bike around the 4.2km track on the Adriatic coast.
Rain-master Rossi rules at Silverstone
  Takes points lead from teammate
Movistar Yamaha's Valentino Rossi produced a fearless ride in the rain to claim his first ever victory at Silverstone, and open up a 12 point lead in the MotoGP World Championship standings over his teammate Jorge Lorenzo.
Jorge Lorenzo wins the Czech MotoGP at Brno
  Beats Marquez and Rossi
Movistar Yamaha's Jorge Lorenzo put on a master class to take his 5th victory of the season at the bwin Grand Prix Ceske Republiky. Lorenzo took Yamaha's first win at Brno since 2010 and his fifth win of the season over the Honda of Marc Marquez. Lorenzo and his Yamaha teammate Valentino Rossi are now tied in the championship standings with 211 points each.
Marquez wins epic duel with Lorenzo
  USGP at Indy
Repsol Honda's Marc Marquez made it five wins in a row (2x Moto2, 3x MotoGP) at the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway after an epic race long duel with Jorge Lorenzo (+0.688s) on the Movistar Yamaha. Championship leader Valentino Rossi (+5.278s) maintained his 100% podium record this season to finish in third, and remain on top of the standings by nine points.
Marquez and Pedrosa complete perfect 1-2 in qualifying
  for Red Bull Indianapolis GP
Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa have completed a faultless day placing first and second for tomorrow's 27 lap race, the first qualifying 1-2 since the GP of Malaysia in 2014. Both riders were immediately fast with Marc posting his best time on his first exit, with a time of 1'31.884 and was unable to better this on his second run. Dani went straight to second place on his first run then improved his time on his second exit closing in on Marc’s time and finishing just 0.171 seconds off his teammate with a time of 1’32.055.
Lorenzo duels with Marquez on opening day
  USGP: MotoGP
The MotoGP World Championship returned from its summer break to provide copious amounts of entertainment on the first day of practice at the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix. It was Jorge Lorenzo who took advantage of the blue skies and almost ideal conditions (47 C Track Temp) to top both Free Practice sessions ahead of Repsol Honda's Marc Marquez.
2015 Red Bull Indianapolis GP Storylines
Indianapolis is the 10th round in the MotoGP World Championship and marks the start of the second half of the season. MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 classes will take the track all three days along with the new MotoAmerica series appearing at IMS for the first time.
This Is Why Car Guys Should Like Motorcycles
  by Stephen Cox
My true passion was for classic cars and historic racing cars... that is, until the summer of 2012 when I co-hosted Mecum's first major motorcycle auction in Monterey. That auction was my road-to-Damascus moment. My eyes were opened to the beauty, history and raw functionality of motorcycles. As we approach Mecum's biggest bike auction ever at Las Vegas on January 8-10, my plan is to drag as many of my car friends as possible into the amazing world of bikes.
Yamaha Factory Racing's Olivier Pain Talks 2015 Dakar
  Teams prepare for Jan 4th start
With a route of 9000 kilometers, 5000 of which are against the clock, the 2015 Dakar looks certain to live up to its fearsome reputation. Just a few days before the start of this epic adventure and with the rough outline of the stages already on the Dakar website, Yamaha Factory Racing Yamalube's Olivier Pain shares his impressions of the challenge to come. Olivier Pain - "The thing that initially strikes me when I look at the 2015 edition is its similarity with the route the first time we raced the Dakar in South America back in 2009, with a start and finish in Buenos Aires."
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