Moto Gp Petronas
Hear the story behind the brand new team to the motogp grid in 2019 with franco morbidelli and fabio quartararo riding yamaha m1s. The motogp is our test environment for motorcycle lubricants on the track and on the road.
Franco morbidelli and fabio quartararo are the first riders of the new petronas yamaha sepang racing team.
Moto gp petronas. Petronas has teams competing in all three categories motogp moto2 and moto3 with the unveiling of the new petronas yamaha sepang racing team next week along with petronas sprinta racing. A new team is born 29112018. Dani pedrosa kept his cards close to his chest but it was well known that the 31 time motogp winner was in discussions with the new petronas backed sepang yamaha team after losing his honda seat.
The sepang racing team structure expands in 2019 this time joining the motogp world championship as a yamaha satellite team and giving malaysia a team in the premier class for the first time in history. Petronas yamaha srts road to a motogp podium in the space of just four years the malaysian squad have grown from the moto3 grid into front runners in the premier class. The petronas srt squad have pulled the covers off their five new bikes for the 2019 season in a launch at the iconic petronas towers in kuala lumpur showing off not only the yamaha motogp.
It took nine months to make the structure a reality adding to the logistics of the three teams petronas yamaha srt in motogp and petronas sprinta racing in moto2 and moto3. Success in the motogp is instrumental to proving our winning formula of petronas motorcycle lubricants petronas and the motogp pli. Watch petronas yamaha sepang malaysias first motogp team present the 2019 livery for franco morbidelli and fabio quartararo plus its moto2 and moto3 projects.