Maverick Viñales crashes out of Americas GP
Maverick Viñales was looking confident at the start of the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas, but his race ended prematurely 20 laps before the end. Viñales had a busy first lap. Starting from second place on the grid he got off the line well, but... Read more
Maverick Viñales lines up second on the grid for Americas GP
Austin (Texas, USA), 22nd April 2017 The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders wrapped up Saturday’s intense Qualifying 2 session with some red-hot laps, securing Yamaha its first double front row start of the 2017 MotoGP season and setting the stage for a thrilling race. Viñales waited for most of his competition to... Read more
Maverick Viñales takes stunning victory at Rio Hondo
The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team gave an astounding performance in today‘s Gran Premio Motul de la República Argentina, securing an immaculate 1-2 finish. Maverick Viñales was in a league of his own in the 25-lap sprint, as he flew from sixth on the grid to first place. Valentino Rossi... Read more
Second row of the grid for Maverick Viñales in Argentina
Mixed conditions and the associated lack of grip at the Termas de Río Hondo Circuit formed the main challenges for the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders on qualifying day. Nevertheless, Maverick Viñales gave a solid performance in uncertain conditions to secure sixth place on the grid for the Gran Premio... Read more
Superb start to 2017 as Maverick Viñales storms to victory in Losail
Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi kept their heads cool under unnerving circumstances before the race and stormed to first and third position respectively. As all sessions were cancelled yesterday, due to standing water on the track, thereby lessening the riders‘ time to practice and perfect their race... Read more
Maverick Viñales fifth and Aleix Espargaro eighth in final 2016 race at Valencia
Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s Maverick Viñales and Aleix Espargaró raced to fifth and eighth positions in the final round of MotoGP™ 2016, the Gran Prix de la Comunitat Valenciana in Spain this afternoon. The last Grand Prix of the season ended consistently with both riders capable of fighting in the... Read more
Maverick Viñales, disappointed with qualifying but looking forward to race
Maverick Viñales will face the race of the Grand Premio de la Comunitat Valenciana from fourth position of the starting grid, although he expected to be second or third. “I’m disappointed with this qualifying”, admitted the Team Suzuki Ecstar rider. Despite these feelings, he was satisfied with the race... Read more
Maverick Viñales and Aleix Espargaro on the pace as final round gets underway
Maverick Viñales and Aleix Espargaró put in a strong showing in the opening day of Free Practice at the Gran Prix de la Comunitat Valenciana in Spain putting their Team SUZUKI ECSTAR GSX-RRs into third and sixth positions. In the ‘cold’ opening morning FP1, with track temperatures of just... Read more
Maverick Viñales: “I would still choose Yamaha”
Maverick Viñales arrives at the end of the 2016 season with a chance of finishing third in the standings. In his second year in MotoGP, the Team Suzuki Ecstar rider has the chance to beat Jorge Lorenzo and finish ahead of him in the championship standings. The easiest mathematical... Read more
Maverick Viñales 6th and Aleix Espargaro 14th in difficult Sepang race
Team SUZUKI ECSTAR riders Maverick Viñales and Aleix Espargaró scored sixth and 13th places under difficult weather and track conditions during the Shell Malaysian MotoGP™ at Sepang today. Following a 20-minute delay on the start because of a heavy tropical storm, making racing too dangerous, Viñales – who was... Read more