MotoGP Round 7, YAMAHA FACTORY RACING V. Rossi wins!
Rossi charged to his 80th MotoGP victory in the seventh round of MotoGP in Assen, Netherlands on June 28th, 2013.
The EXEDY supported YAMAHA FACTORY RACING rider started in the fourth spot and made his way to first by the 6th lap and took the checkered flag with a 2.1 second lead ahead of his closest competitor.
Team mate Jorge Lorenzo, having surgery on a fractured clavicle just 36 hours before the race, was able to finish a strong 5th place.
V. Rossi on the victory podium.
MotoGP 2013 Race Schedule
|Race||Date||Jorge Lorenzo||Valentino Rossi|
|Rd.1||Qatar GP||4/7||Winner||3rd place|
|Rd.2||Americas GP||4/21||3rd place||6th place|
|Rd.3||Spanish GP||5/5||3rd place||4th place|
|Rd.4||French GP||5/19||7th place||12th place|
|Rd.6||Catalunya GP||6/16||Winner||4th place|
|Rd.7||Dutch TT||6/29||5th place||Winner|
|Rd.13||San Marino GP||9/15|