Qatar GP (2017)
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Maverick Vinales’ chief engineer Ramon Forcada says anything other than victory last weekend in Qatar for the Yamaha MotoGP rider would have been seen as a "disaster".
Pramac Ducati rider Scott Redding says he is “glad” he missed out on a current-spec MotoGP bike last year, as it puts the pressure on teammate Danilo Petrucci.
Ducati isn’t quite ready to compete with its MotoGP rivals for victories on a consistent basis, admits Qatar runner-up Andrea Dovizioso.
MotoGP’s top riders have lavished praise on Johann Zarco for an impressive rookie showing in Qatar, in which the Moto2 champion led before crashing.
The Qatar MotoGP race was on the brink of disaster thanks to the havoc caused by the weather. Jamie Klein believes it's time for a rethink.
Qatar Grand Prix winner Maverick Vinales admits he was shocked to see Yamaha teammate Valentino Rossi right behind him during the MotoGP season opener.
Aleix Espargaro has hailed his “dream” top-six result in the Qatar Grand Prix, which marked Aprilia’s best result since its return to MotoGP.
Suzuki rider Andrea Iannone says he wants to ensure his crash in the Qatar MotoGP season-opener is his “first and last” of the year.
Nobody had the race pace to beat Maverick Vinales in Sunday's Qatar MotoGP season-opener, according to second-place finisher Andrea Dovizioso.
Jorge Lorenzo admits being "too slow" in parts of the Qatar Grand Prix shows he is still not prepared to challenge at the top end of MotoGP with Ducati.
Marc Marquez regrets his decision not to run a hard front tyre in the Qatar MotoGP season opener, saying he could've won the race if not for the late switch.
Valentino Rossi has credited a practice breakthrough with his Yamaha MotoGP bike for going from a "critical” situation to the podium in the Qatar Grand Prix.
Yamaha’s Maverick Vinales won the season-opening Qatar Grand Prix, the first round of the 2017 MotoGP championship, after winning an intense duel for victory with Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso.
Defending MotoGP champion Marc Marquez led the way in Sunday's extended warm-up session for the Qatar Grand Prix, despite suffering a crash.
Ducati rider Jorge Lorenzo believes MotoGP organisers should switch the Qatar season opener from being a full night race to a twilight event in future.
MotoGP safety representative Loris Capirossi says drainage issues are to blame for the cancellation of Saturday’s Qatar Grand Prix practice and qualifying sessions.
MotoGP's leading riders have backed the decision by race organisers to cancel qualifying for the Qatar season opener due to wet weather.
MotoGP riders will get additional Qatar Grand Prix track time on Saturday, to evaluate wet track conditions.
Jorge Lorenzo believes he can still start his first MotoGP race with Ducati on the front row of the grid, despite missing the automatic Q2 cut-off in Qatar practice.
MotoGP champion Marc Marquez believes Maverick Vinales is still "one step in front of everybody” after practice for the season-opening Qatar Grand Prix.
Maverick Vinales edged out Andrea Iannone by 0.014s to lead third practice for the MotoGP Qatar Grand Prix, as Jorge Lorenzo missed out on automatic qualification for Q2.
Pramac Ducati rider Scott Redding topped second practice for the MotoGP season-opening Qatar Grand Prix, as Thursday pacesetter Maverick Vinales crashed.
Maverick Vinales admits he would have to “make a big mistake” to not be fighting for victory in MotoGP’s season opener in Qatar on Sunday.
Valentino Rossi has put his lack of pace in the opening practice session of the Qatar MotoGP weekend down to a lack of feeling with his front tyre.
LCR Honda MotoGP rider Cal Crutchlow says he “rode like shit” after his mechanical scare at the start of first practice for the Qatar Grand Prix.
Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales dominated the first practice session of the 2017 MotoGP season in Qatar, ending up nearly six tenths clear of the opposition.
Maverick Vinales insists that being the championship favourite is nothing new for him, following his domination of MotoGP pre-season testing.
MotoGP organisers have made contingency plans for an additional Qatar Grand Prix practice session on Thursday evening, if forecast rain arrives.
Ducati's Jorge Lorenzo says that MotoGP riders are “a bit worried” by the prospect of racing in the wet for this weekend’s Qatar season opener.
Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi says he needs to find more pace to be able to fight in the top five in this weekend's Qatar MotoGP season opener.
The new possibility of racing in Qatar in the rain, in a Grand Prix already run at night, has left several MotoGP riders feeling sceptical about whether such a plan would work in practice.