Tag: Mugello

MotoGP Mugello: Lorenzo captures first win as Ducati rider

Ducati riders Jorge Lorenzo and Andrea Dovizioso put on an excellent show in front of the team’s adoring hometown fans with a 1 – 2 finish at Mugello. The final podium spot went to Valentino Rossi who came out tops in a tight battle with four other riders.

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Rossi takes record-breaking pole at MotoGP Mugello

Qualifiers for the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello saw 9-time Champion Valentino Rossi shine in front of his adoring hometown fans. Rossi took pole on a record-breaking lap, ahead of Ducati’s Jorge Lorenzo and team mate Maverick Vinales. It’s a Yamaha front-row for the first time in a while. For Rossi, it was his first pole since the Japanese Grand Prix in 2016.

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Ducati MotoGP typically perform well at its home track in Mugello

With the weekend’s MotoGP at Mugello coming up, Ducati MotoGP present an extended look at the squad and the riders, namely Andrea Dovizioso and Jorge Lorenzo.

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Dovizioso wins MotoGP Mugello thriller

  Andrea Dovizioso came out tops at the MotoGP Mugello thriller; Ducati’s home turf. Dovizioso beat Championship leader Maverick Vinales who was second and Satellite Ducati rider Danilo Petrucci, third. Mugello favorite Valentino Rossi came home fourth, ahead of Alvaro Bautista. Reigning Champion Marc Marquez could only manage sixth best.

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MotoGP Mugello: Vinales leads Yamaha 1 – 2 in qualifiers

  It looks like the tides are turning in favor of Yamaha MotoGP at Mugello when Maverick Vinales and Valentino Rossi made it a 1 – 2 in the qualifiers. A strong third practice session saw the two Yamaha riders easily get to Q2, without having to go through the first session. Championship rivals Dani Pedrosa and Reigning Champion Marc Marquez will start in row two, after qualifying fifth and sixth, respectively.

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MotoGP hits Mugello for Round 6

  MotoGP crews hit the Mugello track for Round 6 of the MotoGP Championship, this weekend. After a brilliant victory in France, where Maverick Vinales showed a superb speed, the newbie is determined to keep the momentum going over the upcoming back-to-back races in Mugello and Catalunya to maintain the lead in the championship standings.

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Lorenzo goes two-for-two at MotoGP Round 6 in Mugello

2016 MotoGP Mugello Jorge Lorenzo wins Reigning MotoGP Champion Jorge Lorenzo produced a masterful performance to hold off Championship rival Marc Marquez for the victory in an exciting 23-lap Race of Italy at Mugello on Sunday. The win was Lorenzo’s back-to-back after his win at the previous outing at Le Mans.

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Lorenzo makes it three wins in four years at MotoGP Mugello

 2015 MotoGP Mugello Jorge Lorenzo leads the pack This season’s MotoGP is certainly going Yamaha’s way as the Factory Team claimed another victory at Mugello, courtesy of Jorge Lorenzo. Team mate Valentino Rossi turned in third place to make it three double podiums in a row for Yamaha. Lorenzo’s 3rd win in four years at Mugello gave the team their fifth win of the year. Rossi, meantime, has been on the podium in all six GPs so far.

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Rossi is upbeat about home Grand Prix at MotoGP Mugello

 2015 MotoGP Mugello Circuit Round 6 of the MotoGP (Motorcycle Grand Prix Championship) moves to the popular Mugello Circuit where the ensuing battle continues between the resurgent Yamaha Factory Team and Reigning Champions Repsol Honda and Marc Marquez. After five rounds, Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo top the Riders’ standings with 102 and 87 points respectively, followed by Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso and Marquez with 83 and 69 points.

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Marquez stomps to a sixth victory at MotoGP Mugello

  MotoGP Round 6 at Mugello saw Reigning Champion Marc Marquez rake up his six-for-six victory of the season. Marquez topped Jorge Lorenzo at the flag with a margin of just 0.121 seconds; one of the closest finish of the season. The youngest Repsol Honda champion now has twelve wins in the top flight and a cumulative victory total of 38 (include Moto2 and 125cc).

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