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Still work ahead for Rossi and Yamaha

Still work ahead for Rossi and Yamaha

Blazing a trail in the Qatar desert on the first two days of the MotoGP Official Test, the factory Yamaha team have reason to head on to Jerez in high spirits. Most of their work over the three day visit to the Losail Circuit was focused on tyres, as Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards put their ‘second choice' rubber through its paces.

Blazing a trail in the Qatar desert on the first two days of the MotoGP Official Test, the factory Yamaha team have reason to head on to Jerez in high spirits. Most of their work over the three day visit to the Losail Circuit was focused on tyres, as Valentino Rossi and Colin Edwards put their ‘second choice' rubber through its paces. Although fast times followed, a number of teams upped the pace for the final day, and five time World Champion Rossi was adamant that the team cannot rest on their laurels just yet.

"We didn't complete our scheduled work here, there are still a few things left for us to try, particularly with the settings and the suspension," the Italian told motogp.com after the conclusion of the test. "The other teams brought their bikes on fast over the past three days, but we are still on top," he concluded

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MotoGP, 2007, Valentino Rossi

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