Stoner, who race for the Repsol Honda team, managed to win the MotoGP 2011 after appearing dominant. Of the 18 series, including one that canceled, Stoner won ten of them.
At the end of the season, Stoner tops the standings with a collection of 350 points, 90 points ahead of Lorenzo the championship the previous season, which is in second position.
For next season, the race for Yamaha Lorenzo believed Stoner will again appear competitive and become the main obstacle in defending the world title.
“Jorge will be my main rival, he was champion in 2010 and second in 2011, he will always be there to fight,” Stoner in Autsport value.
Also predicts that former teammate, Andrea Dovizioso, will appear competitive with his new team, Stoner also regrets the 2012 season will be undertaken without Marco Simoncelli, who died after an incident at the track last season.
“Unfortunately we will miss Marco, who I believe will also compete in the future,” he said.