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Repsol Honda Staff again once more for the Teruel GP
With one other podium end beneath his belt, Alex Marquez arrives again in Aragon with clear intentions alongside Stefan Bradl for the third race in three weeks.
For the fourth time of 2020, the MotoGP World Championship returns to the identical circuit for back-to-back races. Forecasts are predicting hotter circumstances for the Teruel GP, and with every week of information already collected, instances are trying set to tumble.
Alex Marquez returns to the scene of his strongest premier class weekend so far, working within the high ten all through observe, attaining his finest grid place and battling for a debut win. Momentum from a collection of robust races has continued to construct for the MotoGP rookie who now sits twelfth within the total standings with 67 factors. Alex can be joint chief of the Rookie of the Yr championship alongside Brad Binder, their battle for debutant honours trying set to rage till the top of the 12 months.
The Teruel GP shall be Stefan Bradl’s eighth race with the Repsol Honda Staff. Thus far attaining a finest results of eighth on the French GP, the HRC Take a look at Rider has been engaged on geometry modifications to the RC213V and feels a breakthrough is shut.
Sunday’s MotoGP race is scheduled to start out at 13:00 Native Time, after the Moto3 race. Just like the Aragon GP, it will likely be contested over 23 laps. The weekend additionally presents Honda with the chance to take a record-breaking 800th Grand Prix victory in both the Moto3 or MotoGP race.
“I’m trying ahead to using once more at Aragon after a powerful weekend final time. We are going to actually need to work laborious to maintain on the entrance as a result of I believe many different riders will have the ability to make a step, like I’ve completed previously, within the second race. The purpose stays the identical: to work on our plan and attempt to make one other step in qualifying. We now have now been capable of get into Q2 however there’s nonetheless work to do. If we will proceed in the best way we now have been going these previous races I shall be very pleased.”
“In the direction of the top of the weekend final week we started to really feel extra snug with the brand new setting of the bike, persevering with on this path is the purpose for this second weekend at MotorLand. The Honda is working very well right here and there’s a whole lot of potential, I’m actually motivated to come back again and hold working laborious with the Repsol Honda Staff to combat for factors and additional ahead. Hopefully it isn’t as chilly this week!”