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Folger set for Yamaha WSBK wildcard outings in 2020

Ousted Yamaha MotoGP test rider Jonas Folger is set for multiple wildcard outings in the World Superbike championship in 2020 alongside a full IDM campaign.

Folger announces split with Yamaha

Jonas Folger has announced that he has split with Yamaha, less than a year after being confirmed as the Iwata manufacturer's European MotoGP test rider.

Folger faces dilemma over Yamaha MotoGP test offer

Jonas Folger says he is weighing up whether to take up an offer from Yamaha remain as a MotoGP test rider in 2020 or try and return to racing full-time in Moto2.

Folger returns to racing in Barcelona Moto2 round

Former MotoGP racer Jonas Folger will make his first grand prix race appearance in almost two years when he deputises for the injured Mattia Pasini in next weekend's Barcelona Moto2 race.

Yamaha: Folger wildcards "not in our programme"

Yamaha MotoGP boss Lin Jarvis has downplayed the chances of new European test rider Jonas Folger making any wildcard appearances this year.

Folger: Yamaha wildcards in 2019 a possibility

Jonas Folger says it is possible that he will make his MotoGP race return in 2019 as he is discussing potential wildcard appearances with Yamaha.

Folger to make Yamaha test debut in Valencia

Jonas Folger will make his first official appearance in his new role as Yamaha MotoGP test rider during the post-season test in Valencia on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Yamaha confirms Folger for 2019 testing duties

Yamaha MotoGP team director Massimo Meregalli has confirmed that Jonas Folger will join the team as a test rider for the 2019 season.

KTM will "have a problem" replacing Espargaro

KTM admits it will “have a problem” replacing Pol Espargaro for the Silverstone MotoGP round should the Spaniard not recover from injury in time.

Rossi: Yamaha "better late than never" with Euro test team

Valentino Rossi says it is "better late than never" for Yamaha to create a European test team, after the Japanese manufacturer confirmed it will do so in 2019.

Rossi "studied everything" from Folger's 2017 race

Valentino Rossi says he “studied everything” from Jonas Folger's run to runner-up in last year's German Grand Prix ahead of his own second-place finish in the 2018 edition of the MotoGP event.

Folger returns to action in Kalex Moto2 test

Former MotoGP rider Jonas Folger has made his first outing on grand prix machinery since he stopped racing last year in a Kalex Moto2 test.

Tech 3 boss will push "120 percent" to re-hire Folger if fit

Herve Poncharal says he will try "120 percent" to convince Tech 3's partners to take Jonas Folger back for the 2019 MotoGP season, if the German is able to return.

Tech 3 struggling to find "exciting" replacement for Folger

Tech 3 Yamaha boss Herve Poncharal admits he is "struggling" to find a sufficiently "exciting" replacement for the unwell Jonas Folger for the 2018 MotoGP season.

Tech 3 confirms Hernandez "on the shortlist" for 2018

The Tech 3 Yamaha MotoGP team has stated Yonny Hernandez is "on the shortlist” to replace Jonas Folger for the upcoming season, after confirming the Colombian for the pre-season test in Sepang.

Hernandez to replace Folger for Sepang MotoGP test

Yonny Hernandez will replace Jonas Folger for the first MotoGP pre-season test in Sepang this month, Motorsport.com has learned.

Who could replace Folger at Tech 3 in 2018?

Following the shock news that Jonas Folger will have to sit out the 2018 MotoGP season, we look at some possible candidates to fill in for the German rider at the Tech 3 Yamaha squad this year.

Folger will not race in 2018 due to illness

Tech 3 Yamaha MotoGP rider Jonas Folger will not return to the team in 2018, the French outfit has announced.

Folger should be back to "100 percent" fitness by Christmas

Jonas Folger's team boss Herve Poncharal says the German rider should be fully fit by Christmas, and therefore ready for next year's MotoGP pre-season tests.

Yamaha says Tech 3 bike policy "will remain the same"

Yamaha MotoGP boss Lin Jarvis says no decision has yet been made on what bikes Tech 3 will use next season, but that its policy “will remain the same” despite this year’s poor results.

Folger diagnosed with Gilbert's syndrome

The health problem that has sidelined rookie Jonas Folger for the final MotoGP races of 2017 and led to his “body shutting down” has been diagnosed, according to his Tech 3 Yamaha team.

Folger not expected to return to Tech 3 in 2017

The Yamaha Tech 3 squad is not expecting Jonas Folger to return before the end of the 2017 MotoGP season, with tests all but confirming that the German has been hit with mononucleosis.

Parkes drafted in to replace Folger at Phillip Island

Tech 3 Yamaha has announced Australian veteran Broc Parkes will fill in for an unwell Jonas Folger in this weekend's Phillip Island MotoGP race.

Illness rules Folger out of Motegi MotoGP race

Tech 3 Yamaha MotoGP rider Jonas Folger will miss this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix at Motegi after being struck down by illness.