Who won the MotoGP Qatar Grand Prix 2013?

Question: Who won the Qatar Grand Prix on Sunday in the MotoGP?

Answer: The first race of the new 2013 MotoGP season in Qatar was won by the reigning world champion Jorge Lorenzo.

Riding for the Yamaha Factory Team, the Spaniard who started the race on pole position eventually finished 5.9 seconds ahead of his seven-time world champion teammate, Valentino Rossi.

The Qatar Grand Prix was the first meeting of the 2013 MotoGP season which will feature a total of 18 race weekends.