Jorge Lorenzo

  • MotoGP: Lorenzo confirms the wild card ride at Catalunya, as expected

    MotoGP: Lorenzo confirms the wild card ride at Catalunya, as expected

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    So who said that this was going to happen and that Jorge was itching to get back to a MotoGP race then? Oh yeah… that’s right. And it’s happened. Speaking on his social media channel, the former World Champ clearly can’t resist any more and after a couple of very positive, and quick, tests on…

  • MotoGP: Lorenzo: “Wild Card? Why Not?”

    MotoGP: Lorenzo: “Wild Card? Why Not?”

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    After the Sepang MotoGP tests, where Jorge Lorenzo debuted as Yamaha test rider, the five time world champion spoke out about what he found after his first sessions out on the Yamaha M1 motorcycle. During the test, Yamaha Petronas’ fast rising star Fabio Quatararo was quickest just 0.082s ahead of Cal Crutchlow on the Castrol…

  • MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo: “I will be faster”

    MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo: “I will be faster”

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    Yesterday at Sepang saw five time World Champion Jorge Lorenzo make his return to the track on a MotoGP bike when he stepped out on the Yamaha factory M1 as official test rider. As the former King bedded into the 2020 motorcycle, his lap times dropped with his best time putting him second fastest after…

  • MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo second quickest and bags 46 laps on first day of testing for Yamaha at Sepang!

    MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo second quickest and bags 46 laps on first day of testing for Yamaha at Sepang!

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    So this is the third day of the pre-test test (with the two-day test at Sepang happening later this week) but it’s also the first day Lorenzo has been out on the factory Yamaha in his role as test rider. And check this out – he’s gone and bagged the second-best time of the day,…

  • MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo is out at the Sepang test today

    MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo is out at the Sepang test today

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    It’s Tuesday so that means it’s the third and final day of the MotoGP pre-test test session at Sepang, and it’s the first day back on a works Yamaha for five-time World Champion Jorge Lorenzo. Out of retirement to take up the official role of development rider, Lorenzo will spearhead the rapid development of the…

  • CONFIRMED: Jorge Lorenzo is BACK at Yamaha MotoGP! He’s on the test team.

    CONFIRMED: Jorge Lorenzo is BACK at Yamaha MotoGP! He’s on the test team.

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    Ok, so this isn’t unexpected – there’s been rumours of this happening for a while now – but there is ONE line in this news from Yamaha that will raise more than a few wishful eyebrows. And that’s THIS line: So far, no wild card rides are planned for Lorenzo in 2020, but Yamaha is…

  • MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo announces retirement

    MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo announces retirement

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    Five-time World Champion Jorge Lorenzo has just said that he will retire from MotoGP after the final Grand Prix of the season at this weekend’s Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana. Speaking this afternoon, Lorenzo said: “Hello everyone, thank you very much to everyone who accepted my invitation and attended this press conference, it…

  • MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo calls ‘exceptional press conference’ for 2.05pm. Expected to announce retirement

    MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo calls ‘exceptional press conference’ for 2.05pm. Expected to announce retirement

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    The five-time world champion is going to tell all to the waiting press pack at Valencia later today. So far there’s been no official announcement of what the subject matter might be, but the paddock is widely expecting the Honda man to call time on his MotoGP career.

  • MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo diagnosed with fissure of the first rib

    MotoGP: Jorge Lorenzo diagnosed with fissure of the first rib

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    Repsol Honda rider suffered the injury in a crash at the Qatar GP last weekend and will take three to four weeks to recover. After a CAT scan, Repsol Honda Team and Jorge Lorenzo have confirmed that the rider has suffered a fissure to the first rib on the right side. The five-time World Champion…

  • YOU can TRAIN at Chico Lorenzo’s indoor RACE SCHOOL.

    YOU can TRAIN at Chico Lorenzo’s indoor RACE SCHOOL.

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    Jorge Lorenzo’s father, Chico, has just opened an all new race school in Madrid – to teach his specific method of riding to future generations of MotoGP champions. In the town of Algete, close to Madrid, Chicho Lorenzo has opened a new facility for young racers to learn the art and science of riding a…

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