MotoGP: Marc Marquez Leaves Honda, Indicators on with Gresini Racing


And similar to that, Marc Marquez’s historical past with Honda involves an finish. 

Earlier this quarter, a hearsay was entertained that Marquez’s circuit-related struggles may ultimately see the person leaving Honda for Crew Orange, and even KTM. These whispers have been later rebutted by KTM, whose CEO, Stefan Pierer, was quoted to have acknowledged the next:

[Marquez] just isn’t completely harmless… and his driving model now doesn’t actually go well with these aerodynamically defaced bikes.”

– Stefan Pierer, CEO, KTM (Prime Velocity)

Now, as of some hours in the past, MotoGP has confirmed that Honda’s 8-time champ has formally signed on with Ducati for a brand new 12 months of Grand Prix twisties, concluding a posh 11 years with Honda – a profession chapter riddled with celebratory titles and a fairly annoying battle with diplopia. 

Marc Marquez at a press conference. Media sourced from MotoGP.
Marc Marquez at a press convention. Media sourced from MotoGP.

Amidst all this shuffle, the larger query stays: Will the transfer to Gresini Racing enable the Ant of Cervera the time and assets he must get again within the sport?

Each events seem to assume so:

I’m enthusiastic about this new problem. It wasn’t a straightforward resolution as a result of it’s an enormous change in each manner… however typically in life, it’s vital to get out of your consolation zone and put your self by the paces in an effort to continue to grow.”

“… I do know I should adapt my driving model to a couple issues, and it gained’t be straightforward. However I’m additionally certain that the entire Crew Gresini will assist me loads.”

– Marc Marquez (MotoGP)

Marc Marquez. Media sourced from Motorcycle Sports.
Marc Marquez. Media sourced from MotorWorld.

This can be a historic second for the Gresini Household. The truth that Marc Marquez selected to race with us within the upcoming season is completely incredible and I’m extraordinarily completely satisfied to have the ability to make it official.”

“In lower than a season we acquired actually near his brother, and we’ll welcome Marc the identical manner, as we’re certain he has all of the potential to be aggressive on the GP23 from the get-go.”

– Nadia Padovani, Crew Proprietor, Gresini Racing (MotoGP)

Time will inform how the Spaniard adjusts to his new residence; within the meantime, how do you are feeling Marquez will get together with Gresini Racing? 

*Medina sourced from MotoGP, in addition to MotorWorld*


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