MotoGP »

MotoGP riders visit Disneyland

"It's been really funny" - Jorge Lorenzo.
Prior to this weekend's Le Mans round, a group of MotoGP riders took part in a promotional visit to Disneyland Paris.

Yamaha's reigning world champion Jorge Lorenzo, Monster Yamaha Tech 3 duo Cal Crutchlow and Bradley Smith, Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso, Power Electronics Aspar pair Randy de Puniet and Aleix Espargaro, as well as Moto2 racer Pol Espargaro made the trip.

The visit began on the Rock n' Roller Coaster, followed by a motorised stunt show, some more rollercoaster action - including the RC Racer in Toy Story Playland, or a free-falling lift in The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror - and concluded with a photoshoot alongside Donald Duck.

“It's been really funny,” said Lorenzo. “We've been to the hotel where you go down in the lift very quickly, so it was very exciting - we were also on the rollercoaster.

“It's my first time here in Disneyland Paris - I have always wanted to come, but haven't had the occasion. I've enjoyed this morning a lot. The stunt show was also very impressive - especially the drivers in the cars. There were four or five cars doing impressive things very close to each other.

“It was fun and we learnt something - things you can do on a bike and also in a car.”

The French MotoGP at Le Mans gets underway with free practice on Friday.




Related Pictures

Click on relevant pic to enlarge
MotoGP stars meet Donald Duck at Disneyland Paris (Pic: motogp.com)
The 2015 Honda RC213V (pic: Jan Starek).
Brough Superior will enter the Moto2 class as a wild-card Silverstone, with Luke Mossey (Pic: Double Red)
Pol Espargaro, German MotoGP 2014
Aleix Espargaro, German MotoGP 2014
Aleix Espargaro, German MotoGP 2014
Crutchlow, German MotoGP 2014
Crutchlow, German MotoGP 2014
Aleix Espargaro, German MotoGP 2014
Aleix Espargaro, German MotoGP 2014
Jorge Martin, German Red Bull Rookies MotoGP Cup Race 2014
Bradley Ray, German Red Bull Rookies MotoGP Cup Race 2014
Miller, German Moto3 Race 2014
Miller, German Moto3 Race 2014
Binder, German Moto3 Race 2014
Masbou, German Moto3 Race 2014
Miller, German Moto3 Race 2014
Antonelli, German Moto3 Race 2014

Join the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.




© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.