At the recent Movistar Yamaha Team launch in Barcelona
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Riders Alex Lowes and Sylvain Guintoli unveil the 2016 YZF R1 in Barcelona
The Pata Yamaha team gathered this afternoon to launch the bike that’s set to see them return to the WorldSBK stage in 2016. The YZF R1 was unveiled by 2014 World Superbike champion Sylvain Guintoli and teammate Alex Lowes, who were joined at the event in Barcelona by Andrea Dosoli, Road Racing Project Manager for Yamaha Motor Europe, and Paul Denning, Team Principal.
Sébastien Ogier blitzed his rivals to win Thursday night’s opening speed test of RallyRACC Catalunya – Costa Daurada in Barcelona
Last to start of the top seeds, Ogier headed long-time leader Thierry Neuville by 2.1sec through the 3.20km asphalt stage in a Volkswagen Polo R, with team-mate Andreas Mikkelsen a further 0.8sec behind.
“It should be a good first weekend in GP3”
Multiple motor racing champion Seb Morris is just days away from his eagerly awaited race debut in FIA Formula One World Championship support category GP3, and the 19-year-old says he is as well prepared as possible ahead of the season curtain-raiser at the Circuit de Catalunya in Spain.
Carlin’s Jann Mardenborough fastest at Barcelona pre-season test
Brit Jann Mardenborough was in excellent form on the opening day of testing clocking the fastest time of the day and finishing P2 in the afternoon session. His best laptime of 1:34.910 remained unbeaten. Seb Morris (Status Grand Prix) topped the afternoon session.