Gallery: F1 v MotoGP - Lewis Hamilton and Valentino Rossi swap disciplines

Six-time Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton and nine-time MotoGP world champion Valentino Rossi got the opportunity to swap disciplines this week thanks to shared sponsor Monster Energy.

Rossi sampled Hamilton's 2017 Mercedes W08, whilst Hamilton jumped on the Italian's Yamaha YZR-M1 at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit in Valencia.

The pair swapped helmets after the event
Hamilton jumped on Rossi's Yamaha for a few laps
Rossi then joined Hamilton on track to show him the ropes
The pair described the day as 'epic'
Rossi's turn for some fun...
The Italian drove the 2017 Championship-winning F1 car
The event was put together by Monster Energy
Hamilton watches over Rossi during his final runs of the day
Might Hamilton one day give MotoGP a go?