MotoGP Round 1: Grand Prix of Qatar

Losail International Circuit, Qatar. 6 – 08 March 2020

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The Qatar Grand Prix has firmly established itself on the MotoGP calendar over the last 15 years. Since its first race in 2004 the Losail International Circuit has grown and developed at a rate only exceeded by the nearby city of Doha. Under the night sky with the floodlights lit this event has a unique feel and offers a spectacular glimpse into what makes MotoGP special.

Whether it’s the glowing carbon brake discs, the glistening carbon fibre fairings or the flames from the exhausts this round is unlike any other on the calendar.

Losail Facts

Number of laps: 22
Most Wins: Casey Stoner, Valentino Rossi (4)
Pole Record: Maverick Vinales 1m53.546 (2019)
Fastest Lap: Jorge Lorenzo 1m54.927 (2016)
Race Record: Jorge Lorenzo 42m28.452 (2016)

Latest News for Round 1