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Honda and six-time MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez are already in advanced talks over a contract extension to the end of 2022.
Ducati will not prevent Jorge Lorenzo from testing for Honda in the official sessions that follow the MotoGP season finale in November, Motorsport.com has learned.
Jorge Lorenzo has accused former MotoGP teammate Valentino Rossi of copying him when the Italian returned to Yamaha in 2013 in his latest book.
This weekend's Valencia season finale will mark the end of Yamaha's worst season for a decade, the first in which it has failed to get one of its riders into the top two of the standings since 2007.
Franco Morbidelli was crowned Moto2 champion last weekend at Sepang, the culmination of a long and difficult journey for the Italian - who had to face the tragedy of losing his father four years ago.
The 'fan' that Valentino Rossi shooed away from his grid space just before last weekend's MotoGP race at Brno has been identified as a Czech government minister Karla Slechtova.
Grand Prix motorcycling legend Angel Nieto passed away on Thursday in Ibiza following the traffic accident he was involved in last week. He was 70.
Yamaha's 2017 MotoGP bike will not herald a radical shift in philosophy, according to a high-level source within the team, despite suggestions the new YZR-M1 would be a "revolution".