The newly named Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders were out feeling their way on the night track for the first time this year.
Ducati Team arrives at Losail International Circuit for opening round of the season in Qatar
Repsol rider third in Qatar, on his debut in the premier class. Dani Pedrosa finishes fourth after fighting for the podium.
Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Team rider Cal Crutchlow put up a fantastic fight on the Losail International Circuit.
Gobmeier: With the progress made over the testing season, we were able to improve our speed.
Bridgestone slick compounds available: Front: Soft & Hard; Rear: Medium & Hard (Asymmetric). Weather: Dry. Ambient 22-22°C; Track 23-23°C (Bridgestone measurement)
Dani Pedrosa struggled to find clear space on-track during qualifying on the Losail International Circuit
Valentino Rossi's return to Yamaha was marred by traffic during the MotoGP qualifying on the Losail International Circuit
American rider Nicky Hayden slots 11th in the season opening grid on the Losail International Circuit
On the Losail International Circuit, Andrea Iannone nabbed his first MotoGP top ten start position
The Yamaha factory team rides into Qatar with confidence.