The BIG MotoGP 2016 Christmas Quiz!

Do you consider yourself the master of MotoGP knowledge? Test yourself in's BIG - and tough - MotoGP Christmas Quiz!

Created By GPF1RST
On Dec 21, 2016
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For the first time in history, nine riders were victorious in the premier class of motorcycle racing. Can you name them?

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There were FOUR first time MotoGP winners in 2016, a rare occurrence. When did we last see four new names added to the premier class winner’s list?

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At which race did Marc Marquez wrap up his third MotoGP world title, which also happened to be the same circuit he confirmed his 2014 crown?.

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At the first round of the season, a war of words broke out between Movistar Yamaha team-mates Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi, where the Italian accused his adversary of lacking courage. To what was he referring?

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Which race witnessed the closest recorded finish between the podium (first and third) in each of the three grand prix classes in 2016?

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Dani Pedrosa’s win at Misano meant the Spaniard equalled Valentino Rossi’s record of winning at least one grand prix for how many consecutive seasons?

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Which MotoGP rider recorded the most crashes across the 18-round season?

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Which rider led the most laps in 2016?

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Prior to the opening round of 2016, Maverick Viñales had stated regular top six finishes and occasional podiums were a realistic target for the season ahead. How many times did the 21-year old finish outside the top six in 2016?

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How many points did Cal Crutchlow score in the opening six races of the season?

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After sustaining a vertebrae injury at Misano, Andrea Iannone was forced to sit out the following three races. Hector Barbera took his place in the factory Ducati squad in Japan and Australia. Who then occupied the Spaniard’s seat in Avintia Ducati in those two races?

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After incurring a grid penalty for a technical infringement, how many places did Brad Binder recover to win his first grand prix in the Moto3 encounter in Jerez?

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In which satellite team was there a battle for a higher 2017 machine spec from Brno to the end of the season?

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Which rider did Valentino Rossi frequently find himself behind in qualifying throughout 2016?

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Incredible diversity was not just reserved for the MotoGP class. Moto2 and Moto3 also experienced a wonderful mix of winners. If we combine the total different riders from all three classes together, how many men won grand prix in 2016?

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Which rider crashed out of the lead of the first part of the wet Dutch TT?

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How many of the riders on the front row of the first Moto2 race of the year were judged to have jumped the start?

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Aprilia’s MotoGP riders received a significant upgrade at the Misano round of the season which led to a quick improvement in results. What was the change?

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Riders were forced to pit for a change for rear tyre in the Grand Prix of Argentina. What caused this?

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Nicky Hayden’s comeback for the Repsol Honda squad at Phillip Island was cut short for what reason?

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