Maverick Viñales raced to hard-fought 4th in Aragon
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Maverick Viñales was on the move today at the final stages of the sunny Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón. The Spaniard gradually increased his pace to take fourth place in the last part of the race. Viñales had a less than perfect start on the short drive-up to the first corner, but he... Read more
Maverick Viñales fiercely fights off rivals for fourth in Misano
Under today‘s gloomy skies, at a soaked Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, the air was filled with tension as Maverick Viñales made his appearance on the starting grid for the Tribul Mastercard GP S.Marino e Riviera di Rimini. However, the sole Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider remained calm and collected,... Read more
Maverick Viñales leads a Yamaha double-podium at Silverstone
Today’s Octo British Grand Prix brought lots of thrills for the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team, including a double podium as the end result. Maverick Viñales perfectly managed his rear tyre life to challenge for the win in the final stages, and secured a brilliant and hard-fought second position. Viñales... Read more
Maverick Viñales seals 6th in Austria
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi had the throttle fully open at the NeroGiardini Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich, as they contended in a seven-rider fight at the front in the early stages of the race. The teammates lost some time, running wide in turn 1 in separate incidents, but they... Read more
Second row for Maverick Viñales in Austria
The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team barrelled their way into the Q2 session in this morning’s FP3 and followed it up with a hard fight in the afternoon for front row at the NeroGiardini Motorrad Grand Prix von Ostrich. Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi were serious contenders for a top-3 finish until the times dropped at... Read more
Maverick Viñales clinches 3rd in Brno
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Viñales turned a difficult weekend around with a superb performance today at the Monster Energy Grand Prix České republiky, working his way up to third place in a thrilling flag-to-flag race. Starting the race from seventh on the grid, Viñales slotted into sixth position after... Read more
Maverick Viñales banks third row in Brno
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Maverick Viñales was on the pace, but struggled to find those all-important tenths in the second sector, ending the session in seventh position. Viñales was keen to earn a strong starting position during the 15-minute qualifying heat. He ensured he was one of the last men heading out of... Read more
Maverick Viñales speeds into fourth in Sachsenring race
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi had their work cut out for them in today’s GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland at the Sachsenring, but battled to a solid fourth and fifth place respectively at the final race before the MotoGP summer break. Starting from eleventh on the grid,... Read more
Soggy Sachsenring puts a strain on Maverick Viñales
Grey skies and wet asphalt at the Sachsenring set the scene at the start of today’s Q2 shoot-out that saw Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi and Maverick Viñales secure ninth and eleventh place on the grid for tomorrow’s GoPro Motorrad Grand Prix Deutschland. Viñales displayed his confidence in today’s dry morning free practice session but struggled... Read more
Maverick Viñales takes 2nd in the combined free practice timesheet
The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team completed their first laps around the resurfaced Sachsenring circuit today, with Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi showing an encouraging pace in FP1. Showers in the afternoon meant they couldn’t improve on their morning’s times and saw them hold second and sixteenth place respectively in the combined free practice timesheets. Viñales made good... Read more