2000 was Valentino Rossi’s first season in the premier 500cc class on the Honda NSR500. It was a season of mixed results, with Rossi taking a total of two victories, but failing to finish 3 races.
Videos of Valentino Rossi’s 2000 500cc season:
Jerez 500cc race 2000:
3 part video of the highlights of the Spanish GP at Jerez in 2000. Rossi started from 2nd on the grid to finish in 3rd place. It was a hard forgt race with some great action.
Donington 500cc race 2000:
Rossi scored his first 500cc victory at the Donington round of the 2000 GP season. Despite wet conditions, and a poor start, Rossi battled his way up the field to victory. Watch video highlights of Valentino Rossi’s first 500cc GP victory below: