Long-time Yamaha MotoGP sponsor to exit, Monster Energy to step in

July 14, 2018

Monster Energy is to replace Movistar as the title sponsor of the Yamaha MotoGP team next season and could lead to a livery change, Autosport has learned. Spanish telecoms company Movistar has acted as the principal backer for Yamaha since 2014, but its agreement runs out at the end of the season and will not be renewed. Its place will be taken by Monster, which in turn is being replaced…