Valentino Rossi1979-02-16 (age 41)
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The factory Yamaha team has become the latest MotoGP squad to reveal the colours it will race in the 2020 season at its official launch event in Malaysia.
Teaming up with Valentino Rossi in MotoGP in 2021 “seems impossible” to his half-brother, Moto2 rider Luca Marini, despite Rossi’s exit from the factory Yamaha team.
Valentino Rossi says his decision not to commit to extending his MotoGP career with Yamaha until later in the season was because he 'needed answers' on his own form.
Valentino Rossi's desire to bide his time over his MotoGP future means he won't be on a factory Yamaha in 2021. Guarantees are in place to ensure he remains competitive should he decide to race a satellite bike, but has the time come for him to retire?
Yamaha has confirmed that Fabio Quartararo will race in its works MotoGP team in 2021 alongside Maverick Vinales, replacing Valentino Rossi.
In the next feature in our series looking back on motorsport in the 2010s, we revisit the '15 Malaysian MotoGP race and the famous feud involving the championship's biggest personalities and how it shaped their subsequent achievements.
Some big names with substantial achievements in 2019 ended up missing from our countdown of top 20 motorcycle riders of the year. Below, we outline the most obvious omissions.
How hard did Valentino Rossi push Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes-AMG F1 W08 at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo, Valencia during their recent ride swap? See for yourself in this onboard video, and strap yourself in for quick lap with ‘The Doctor’.
Mercedes’ six-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton and Yamaha’s MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi swapped machines recently in a much-anticipated test. Check out this video of what happened.
MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi finished the Gulf 12 Hours in Abu Dhabi in third position on Saturday – winning the Pro-Am class for Ferrari – as Attempto Racing scored a 1-2 finish with its Audis.
MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi will start the Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi from seventh position overall on Saturday.
Yamaha Racing’s managing director Lin Jarvis says Lewis Hamilton “did himself proud” on his test on Valentino Rossi’s 2019 Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP YZR-M1 at Valencia this week.
MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi says “much has changed” since he last drove a Formula 1 car – which was a Ferrari F2008 at Barcelona in 2010.
Six-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton and MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi swapped their respective rides at Valencia this week, and here are all the photos. Click on the arrows to scroll through them.
Valentino Rossi insists that Yamaha “needs more” from its MotoGP engine after sampling the latest motor this week during Jerez post-season testing.