Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi Take One-two Finish for Movistar Yamaha MotoGP in Round 2!

On April 9, 2017, Maverick Viñales of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Team, with support from EXEDY, won his second GP in a row after his win in last week's season opener. His team mate V. Rossi finished his race at the Argentinian Termas de Río Hondo Circuit in second place.

M. Viñales (left) and V. Rossi (right)

Viñales, made a great start from the 6th grid, surging up to third place. In lap four he took the top place. Overpowering the competition, he went on to win his second consecutive GP. Team mate Rossi, fought a splendid overtaking battle to move up to 2nd, winning his 350th Grand Prix podium.

V. Rossi (left) and M. Viñales (right)

2017 MotoGP Calendar

Race Date Viñales Rossi
Round 1 Qatar 26/03 1st 3rd
Round 2 Republica Argentina 09/04 1st 2nd
Round 3 Americas 23/04    
Round 4 Spain 07/05    
Round 5 France 21/05    
Round 6 Italy 04/06    
Round 7 Catalunya 11/06    
Round 8 Netherlands 25/06    
Round 9 Germany 02/07
Round 10 Czech Republic 06/08
Round 11 Austria 13/08
Round 12 Great Britain 27/08
Round 13 San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini 10/09
Round 14 Aragon 24/09
Round 15 Japan 15/10
Round 16 Australia 22/10
Round 17 Malaysia 29/10
Round 18 Comunitat Valenciana 12/11

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