Lorenzo goes rallying on ice before Asian tour

Monday, 21 January 2013

Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo has taken one more hit of cold weather before embarking on his warmer Asian tour ahead of Sepang testing, as he took part in a rally on ice in Livigno in the Italian Alps.

From Thursday to Saturday the Forward Racing team, for which Lorenzo’s close friend Ricky Cardús rides, had organized a raft of activities including riding ice quads and a night-time sleigh ride. On both the Friday and Saturday, Lorenzo then tried his had at four-wheeled racing in the Livigno Ice Rally.

Following this, Lorenzo is set to head to head to the UK today to attend a Dealer Expo for his sponsor Alpinestars at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre.

On Wednesday, the Spaniard will then commence his trip out east, as he embarks on a week of events in Jakarta with the Yamaha Factory Racing team alongside his teammate Valentino Rossi. Lorenzo will then stay in Indonesia before participating in the first official MotoGP™ test in the season from the 5th to 7th February at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia.

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