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The engine failures suffered by Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo during the Italian Grand Prix were caused by an electronic issue that made the units overrev, Yamaha confirmed on Thursday.
Yamaha-bound rider Maverick Vinales is certain he's made the right choice to commit to a change of teams for 2017, instead of sticking with his current squad Suzuki.
Yamaha overrevved its engines at Mugello, or at least that's the theory that the team has before the Japanese engineers open up the two units that blew up on Sunday.
Jorge Lorenzo has described himself as “very lucky” to have come away from the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello leading the MotoGP points standings.
The sixth round of the MotoGP championship trail was another one to savour, as Jorge Lorenzo and Marc Marquez's epic duel went down to the wire - but who else stood out at Mugello? Jamie Klein and Valentin Khorounzhiy offer their verdict.
Maverick Vinales is convinced he could have finished on the podium in the Italian Grand Prix if not for an electronics problem that caused him to plummet down the order at the start.
Valentino Rossi says his situation in the MotoGP points standings looks "very bad” after he recorded his second retirement of the year with an engine failure at Mugello.
Mugello podium finisher Andrea Iannone was left to rue his poor start to his home race that he believes cost him a chance of a maiden MotoGP victory.
Loris Baz could be forced to miss the next MotoGP race at Catalunya after sustaining a broken right foot in a multi-bike shunt at the start of the Italian Grand Prix.
Italian Grand Prix winner Jorge Lorenzo admitted he thought he had lost out to Marc Marquez as he exited the final corner of a thrilling Mugello race.
MotoGP star Marc Marquez was left to rue his Honda’s lack of acceleration compared to Jorge Lorenzo’s Yamaha at the finish of the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello – having led the race until its final yards.
Jorge Lorenzo narrowly held off Marc Marquez to take back-to-back MotoGP wins at Mugello, as Valentino Rossi was denied a shot at a home victory when his Yamaha's engine expired in a cloud of smoke.
Maverick Vinales topped Sunday morning's warm-up session for the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello, beating nearest challenger Andrea Dovizioso by a tenth of a second.
Pirro places in eleventh and starts from row 4, while Dovizioso in thirteenth is one row further back
Maverick Vinales has accused Jorge Lorenzo of being hypocritical about MotoGP qualifying tactics, saying the Yamaha rider works with Andrea Iannone on-track.
MotoGP points leader Jorge Lorenzo says Valentino Rossi was only able to be fastest in qualifying at Mugello with the tow of future teammate Maverick Vinales.
Valentino Rossi is adamant he was simply “lucky” to get a tow from Maverick Vinales during qualifying at Mugello, and that the two riders had not planned to run together.
Marc Marquez says he is expecting a “tough” time finishing on the podium in the Italian Grand Prix after qualifying only fourth at Mugello.
Aleix Espargaro has expressed his resentment that his Suzuki MotoGP team decided to sign Andrea Iannone for next season without giving him prior warning.
Marc VDS rider Tito Rabat will take no further part in the Mugello MotoGP weekend after getting injured in a crash in Saturday's FP3.
Andrea Iannone continued his impressive run in Saturday morning's third practice session for the Italian Grand Prix at Mugello, beating Marc Marquez by less than a tenth.