Portuguese GP (2020)
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Alex Rins admits he “didn’t even think” he’d finished third in the MotoGP standings after his slump to 15th place in the Portuguese Grand Prix due to an incorrect tyre choice.
Aprilia’s Aleix Espargaro admits he is “very angry” about qualifying 14th for MotoGP's Portuguese Grand Prix as he felt he could have fought for the podium.
Miguel Oliveira rounded out the 2020 MotoGP season on home soil with a dominant lights-to-flag victory in the Portuguese Grand Prix.
Petronas Yamaha rider Franco Morbidelli says cementing second place in this year's MotoGP standings was more important to him than winning his last-lap battle with Jack Miller in Portugal.
Cal Crutchlow says it was “important to see the flag” in his emotional farewell MotoGP race, but was disappointed with the result in the Portuguese Grand Prix.
MotoGP world champion Joan Mir says an electronics issue caused by early contact in the Portuguese Grand Prix forced him to retire from the 2020 season finale.
Miguel Oliveira admits his lights-to-flag domination of the MotoGP Portuguese Grand Prix was “long” and says he had to “manage emotions” throughout the 25-lap contest.
Maverick Vinales admits the 2020 MotoGP season was the “worst” of his career, but says he could’ve fought for the podium in the Portuguese Grand Prix with a better qualifying.
Miguel Oliveira made a fairy tale end to his 2020 MotoGP season with a dominant Portuguese Grand Prix victory as world champion Joan Mir retires after disastrous race.
This weekend MotoGP travels to Portimao for the Portuguese Grand Prix. Find out how to watch it, what time it starts and more here.
Tech3 KTM’s Miguel Oliveira says he can’t be too optimistic about converting his Portuguese Grand Prix pole position into a famous home MotoGP win on Sunday.
Andrea Dovizioso says he is angry with his final qualifying session as a Ducati MotoGP rider after only managing 12th for the Portuguese Grand Prix.
Jack Miller says his quest to end his Pramac career with a win in the Portuguese Grand Prix won’t be dictated by Ducati’s desire to clinch the MotoGP manufacturers’ title.
LCR’s Cal Crutchlow says he “put it on the line” to put his Honda fourth on the grid for the Portuguese Grand Prix in his final MotoGP qualifying appearance.
Maverick Vinales admits it is “impossible” for him to aim for wins on the Yamaha now and says the pace “didn’t improve” on Saturday at the MotoGP Portuguese Grand Prix.
MotoGP world champion Joan Mir says his Portuguese Grand Prix Saturday was compromised by an electronic issue with his Suzuki, contributing to his joint career-worst qualifying result.
Tech3 KTM’s Miguel Oliveira took his maiden MotoGP pole position on home soil by 0.044 seconds for the Portuguese Grand Prix, as world champion Joan Mir qualified 20th.
Pramac’s Jack Miller led Tech3’s Miguel Oliveira in FP3 for the Portuguese Grand Prix, as new MotoGP world champion Joan Mir missed the Q2 cut on his Suzuki.
Alex Rins says he will evaluate after the MotoGP Portuguese Grand Prix whether he will need an operation on the shoulder he injured at the start of the 2020 season.
MotoGP's first visit to the Algarve circuit has caught a number of its riders by surprise and, despite the venue's "aggressive" nature, riders have found that a deft touch is more suited to tackling the track. Which, of course, plays into Yamaha's hands...
Suzuki’s Joan Mir admits he feels “free just to focus on the riding” now he is MotoGP world champion, following today’s Portuguese Grand Prix practice sessions.
Maverick Vinales says he’s avoided problems with the Yamaha on the Algarve track surface, and feels the best he has in MotoGP practice since Misano.
Avintia Ducati’s Johann Zarco topped a tight second MotoGP practice for the Portuguese Grand Prix as Valentino Rossi struggled on his Yamaha to 21st after a crash.
Home hero Miguel Oliveira topped FP1 for MotoGP’s first Portuguese Grand Prix since 2012 ahead of the 2020 season finale at the Algarve International Circuit.
Fabio Quartararo says it’s more important to improve himself than his Petronas SRT Yamaha in the MotoGP Portuguese Grand Prix after a difficult recent run of races.
Pol Espargaro admits he wasn’t a “proper MotoGP rider” before joining KTM and says there’s no way he could have gone to Honda without his years with the Austrian marque.
KTM test rider Mika Kallio will replace Iker Lecuona at Tech 3 in the final round of the 2020 MotoGP season in Portugal.
Leading MotoGP riders have reacted to the "super difficult" Algarve circuit in Portugal coming onto the 2020 calendar as the season finale.
The Algarve circuit in Portimao, Portugal has been announced as the final round of the 2020 MotoGP season, with the track hoping to be able to host fans.