Qualifying

Rossi crashed in QP2 after mistake

Valentino Rossi 12th / 1’31.471 / 6 laps “I’m OK, this is the most important thing. The day was not so bad, especially in the morning I was strong, but in the afternoon I suffered a bit more with the grip and I struggled a little bit more with a higher temperature. After, in qualifying, we didn’t have the pressure ...

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Valentino Rossi third on Front Row Start in Sepang

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi left it to the final session to secure a front row start for tomorrow’s race at the Sepang International Circuit. Team-mate Jorge Lorenzo had a challenging outing and will start the race from second row. Rossi was a man on a mission this afternoon at the Malaysian circuit and didn’t waste a second of the ...

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Rossi qualifies 8th place on the grid for ItalianGP

Valentino Rossi 8th / 1’46.923 / 8 laps “Just like previous races this season, here in Mugello the level, the speed and the lap times are a lot faster than last year. Marquez rode the lap time of the pole position last time and he’s just in thirteenth place, so it’s a big step forward. I improved a lot and ...

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Valentino Rossi qualifies 7th for Le Mans race

2015 MotoGP France – Le Mans Qualifying 7th / 1’33.352 / 9 laps “I had hoped to stay a bit more at the front, on the second row, but we were unlucky. It was a very important free practice because we had a new tyre and had to try a new setting, because I wasn’t fast enough and it was ...

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Valentino Rossi Qualifies 5th for the Jerez MotoGP Grand Prix

Rossi had a more challenging qualifying. Leaving the pits right behind his teammate, he took fourth on his first hot lap with a 1’39.179, before dropping three places. As the Doctor was also on a three-stint strategy, he quickly made his way back to the pits to start his second run with a fresh rear tyre and eight minutes remaining. ...

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Valentino Rossi Qualifies fourth on the grid for the Americas GP

Rossi was quick on the pace, with his first flying lap bettering his personal best to a 2?03.170, momentarily taking pole before dropping down the order to fourth place. He had a wobble on his next lap, which cost him valuable time. He quickly headed back to his pit box for a fresh set of tires with five and half minutes ...

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Rossi on Pole at Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana

A super heated last qualifying session of the season at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit this afternoon saw Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi rise to the top to start tomorrow’s Gran Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana from pole position. His teammate Jorge Lorenzo will start directly behind him from fourth place on the grid. Rossi clinched his first pole since Le ...

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Valentino Rossi front row Qualifying at Grand Prix of San Marino

Rossi took his time to leave the pit lane as qualifying got underway, allowing the pack to depart before heading out into clear space. Sharing his teammate’s confident form he put in an initial 1’33.756 to slot into fourth place. His second flying lap shaved a little off, delivering a 1’33.605 to hold provisional fourth on the second row. The ...

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Rossi on Third row for Yamaha in Brno Qualifying

It was an eventful day for Valentino Rossi. The nine-time World Champion was right on the pace during Free Practice #4, setting the fastest lap of the weekend thus far before suffering a crash and injuring his left little finger. Rossi had an X-ray at the Clinica Mobile and was declared fit to continue. During qualifying he took his time to get out ...

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Valentino Rossi Qualifies 9th on the grid for US Indianapolis MotoGP

Round 10: Indianapolis Grand Prix – Qualifying Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Saturday August 9 2014 Bridgestone slick compounds available: Front: Soft, Medium & Hard; Rear: Soft, Medium & Hard (Asymmetric) Bridgestone wet tyre compounds available: Soft (Main), Hard (Alternative) Weather:    FP3 – Dry. Ambient 22-24°C; Track 34-38°C (Bridgestone measurement)                  FP4/QP – Dry. Ambient 27-27°C; Track 36-40°C (Bridgestone measurement) Valentino Rossi9th | 1’33.598 | 22 Lap “The ...

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