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Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi were back in action today at Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana - Ricardo Tormo to get underway with the 2016 preparations and test the Michelin tyres, wrapping the day up in fifth and twelfth place respectively. Though the 2015 World Championship was decided only two days ago, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP's Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi returned to Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana - Ricardo Tormo today to test the 2016 YZR-M1 machines for next year's season. The Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team made full use of the first day of pre-season testing in Valencia to get to know the Michelin tyres better. Lorenzo and Rossi both went out on 2015 YZR-M1 first so the data derived from this year's bike could be used as a point of reference for when they switched to the 2016 machine later on. Newly crowned triple MotoGP World Champion Lorenzo was the first of the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team-mates to enter the track nearly two hours into