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Movistar to sponsor Yamaha MotoGP team in 5-year deal

Wednesday 5 March 2014 | 14:57 CET | News
Movistar has officially confirmed that it will return to the MotoGP motorcycle racing championship as the title sponsor of the Yamaha team. A five-year deal will see the Yamaha Factory Racing team renamed 'Movistar Yamaha MotoGP' and its riders, the Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo and Italian Valentino Rossi, will likely race in the familiar blue, white and yellow colours worn by previous Movistar teams before the company pulled out of MotoGP back in 2005. The Movistar Yamaha race livery will be unveiled on 19 March at the Losail track in Qatar on on the eve of the season-opening race. Movistar's team

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Companies: Movistar / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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