Race information

Lorenzo wins the 16th round of MotoGP 2013 with YAMAHA FACTORY RACING for the 6th time this season and 50th career victory!

October 20, 2013 – Jorge Lorenzo made short work of the Australian GP with YAMAHA FACTORY RACING as they took their 6th victory this season. Jorge also made personal history for himself as he became only the 7th person eve to have 50 career victories.

Through Lornezo’s pole-to-win performance, he shortened the distance with the championship point leader to close 18 points. The riders will continue their fight for the title on October 27th, 2913 at the Japan GP Twin Ring Motegi circuit.

Teammate Valentino Rossi finished third place to join Lorenzo on the winner's podium.

Lorenzo (left) and Rossi (right) on the winners' platform

MotoGP 2013 Race Schedule

Race Date Jorge Lorenzo Valentino Rossi
Rd.1 Qatar GP 4/7 Winner 2nd 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.5 Italian GP 6/2 Winner DNF
Rd.6 Catalunya GP 6/16 Winner 4th place
Rd.7 Dutch TT 6/29 4th 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
Rd.18 Valencian GP 11/10

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