They are ready for the new campaign, Yamaha is 18 January in Barcelona presented the new YZR-M1 for the forthcoming MotoGP season in 2016. Defending champion in the MotoGP category with the already well-coordinated tandem drivers consisting of Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo were officially presented M1 model.
The new Yamaha M1 in the context of external changes and not had anything but the technical details and new features are a bit thin but the biggest change is the use of Michelin tires instead of Bridgestone, as well as the use of generic software made by the Italian company Magneti Marelli but already is in the forefront was a relationship between Rossi and Lorenzo. It should be noted that the retained the main sponsors - Movistar, Monster, Eneos and Abarth.
In addition to the same driver in Yamaha was retained last year's team of mechanics, where it is expected the greatest job in the pre-season testing at Sepang and Phillip Island with these changes. In order to improve the current situation has shown the first day (02.01.) Testing at Sepang made a more or less similar results as last year and the other two days there was no significant change (02-03.02.).
At the top is still Lorenzo who drove 1: 59,580, second place belongs to Rossi with a delay of +0976, followed by Marquez with +1303, +1412 Crutchlow, more than good +1490 Stoner, Pedrosa +1581, +1637 Petrucci, Iannone + 1.64, +1.64 Redding and Vinales +1664 who closed the circle with the top ten.