Valentino Rossi is on top of the World Moto GP standings and is being hotly pursued by teammate Jorge Lorenzo his Yamaha teammate, a competition which has fascinated Moto GP fans as some people are at a loss of words as how to explain Valentino Rossi being able to hold off his younger colleague.
The Italian star is leading the 2015 World GP standings with six races left despite racing fans noting on social media that his teammate Jorge Lorenzo has had the fate bike but yet he has been unable to dislodge the thirty-six year old Valentino Rossi. Some racing fans and Valentino Rossi himself are attributing his success to his ability to evolve and adapt to the new changes that have taken place in the sport.
He is a racer who understands that one must be in optimum racing shape and as such he has like many racers abandoned the days of relaxing between races by drinking beer but instead will work on his body in the weight room or practice his riding on the race track.
Valentino Rossi has Moto GP fans fascinated by how he has maintained the drive and competitive focus to stay on top as he revealed in a recent interview that he is an absolute racing addict who keeps his eyes on new racing techniques and styles. He has found the occupation that he loves in racing and this combined with maturity has allowed him to co-exist with his Yamaha teammate Jorge Lorenzo and embrace the competition that exists between the two of them and put in the hard work before the season, something he admits he had not done in the past to improve his riding so he could still compete for the number one position in the sport.
Valentino Rossi, proof that old dogs can change and improve as he has shown with he has evolved as a racer and this willingness has allowed him to stay in the place he most prefers, on top of the World Moto GP standings.