YAMAHA FACTORY RACING celebrates a win in round 17 in JAPAN as Lorenzo gets his 7th victory!
October 27th, 2013 - EXEDY supported YAMAHA FACTORY RACING ran the show during the Japan GP at the Motegi Twin Ring where Lorenzo made his 7th victory this season.
J. Lorenzo on the winners' podium
Starting from the pole position, Lorenzo overwhelmed the pack and rapidly extended his lead and went unchallenged until the finish to give him yet another pole-to-win race. The championship point leader now only has a 13 point lead over Lorenzo as he continues to wheel in the championship win.
Teammate Valentine Rossi crossed the finished in 6th place.
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.8||German GP||7/14||-||3rd place|
|Rd.9||U.S. GP||7/21||6th place||3rd place|
|Rd.10||Indianapolis GP||8/18||3rd place||4th place|
|Rd.11||Czech GP||8/25||3rd place||4th place|
|Rd.12||British GP||9/1||Winner||4th place|
|Rd.13||San Marino GP||9/15||Winner||4th place|
|Rd.14||Aragon GP||9/29||2nd place||3rd place|
|Rd.15||Malaysian GP||10/13||3rd place||4th place|
|Rd.16||Australian GP||10/20||Winner||3rd place|
|Rd.17||Japan GP||10/27||Winner||6th place|