Winning by six seconds instead of six centimetres did not seem to make that much difference to Jorge Martin as the 16-year-old Spaniard made it a Hertz British Grand Prix double with a dominant, start-to-finish, victory at Silverstone on Sunday.
Italian rider Andrea Dovizioso finished fifth after battling for third until the flag at Silverstone.
Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) was on the podium at the Hertz British Grand Prix after his 246th premier class start.
Pol Espargaro produced a stellar display to clinch sixth position at Silverstone, but his Monster Yamaha Tech 3 teammate Bradley Smith had his home round ruined due to a cracked rear wheel.
The Hertz British Grand Prix saw Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez battle hard with Jorge Lorenzo, the Honda rider taking victory.
Movistar Yamaha’s Jorge Lorenzo claimed his third successive second place finish after a superb fight with Marc Marquez at the Hertz British Grand Prix.
The Hertz British Grand Prix saw a great battle between Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo won by Marquez as he made an immediate return to winning ways, whilst Valentino Rossi joined them on the podium.
The traditional post-Valencia GP test, the two visits to Sepang and a test in Qatar are on the provisional 2014-15 ‘winter’ test calendar, whilst test days for Michelin tyres have also been provisionally scheduled.
Any team wishing to participate in the Moto2™ or Moto3™ classes of the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship in 2015 was required to submit an application to IRTA by the deadline of Thursday 28th August.
Jorge Martin won two races to claim 25 points at Silverstone with the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup Race 1 being interrupted by rain.