MotoGP, Gresini MotoGP boss' condition "slightly improving" Trending. I felt very good with the new RC16 from day one and the bike has really progressed from the configuration we used in the 2019 Valencia race. 38-year old Kallio has been a key part of the MotoGP development crew for half a decade. Danilo is a man I respect a lot. KTM are excited to announce they will rely on the skills of Brad Binder and Miguel Oliveira to represent Red Bull KTM Factory Racing in 2021. The 20-year old Spaniard is waiting to begin his first term in MotoGP in 2020 and recently re-signed to race again for Red Bull KTM Tech3 in 2021. Das Tech3-KTM-MotoGP-Team von Hervé Poncharal hat in der vergangenen Saison nach 20 Jahren erstmals einen WM-Lauf in der Königsklasse gewonnen. Suzuki's MotoGP squad has confirmed the departure of team boss Davide Brivio, ahead of his imminent switch to the Alpine Formula 1 team 1610064000 Expert opinion. He was unlucky with the crash at Silverstone because he suffered with his shoulder for the rest of the season. Meanwhile KTM will extend their purposeful attack on MotoGP by welcoming and harnessing the experience and GP-winning speed of Danilo Petrucci who … The shock news that ex-Suzuki MotoGP team boss Davide Brivio is to join Alpine in F1 as CEO is the main topic of discussion in the latest Autosport Podcast. We cannot wait.”, Hervé Poncharal, Red Bull KTM Tech3 Team Principal: “Iker Lecuona, the youngest rider on the MotoGP grid at the moment, is going to be with us again in 2021. But which were his very best performances in F1? I would like to thank Stefan Pierer, Hubert Trunkenpolz and Pit Beirer: these are exciting news and it is an exciting program. Kevin Magnussen is relishing the chance to contend for race victories again after moving into sportscars for 2021, saying that fighting points at best "becomes old" in Formula 1 1610127651 231 views. Red Bull KTM have renewed contracts with former Grand Prix winners Dani Pedrosa and Mika Kallio as 2021 MotoGP testing team. Sunday 3rd January, 2021 - 10:20am. 35-year old Pedrosa joined the KTM team upon his retirement in 2018 and as one of the most decorated MotoGP racers of the modern era. 1610116988 KTM has announced it has re-signed Dani Pedrosa and Mika Kallio as its official MotoGP test riders for the 2021 season. I feel like I'm in a great family here. Copyright 2021 KTM Sportmotorcycle GmbH, all rights reserved, RED BULL KTM ENERGIZE MOTOGP™ LINE-UP FOR 2021. The 2020 FIM MotoGP World Championship will finally get underway with a double-header event – the Grandes Premios Red Bull de España and Andalucía – at the Circuito de Jerez in southern Spain on July 19th and 26th. He has gathered nine podium finishes so far in the class and has steered three different bikes since entering Grand Prix in 2012. KTM has announced it has re-signed Dani Pedrosa and Mika Kallio as its official MotoGP test riders for the 2021 season. The 2020 MotoGP season was a great one for Red Bull KTM, marking the most successful season yet, both in the premier MotoGP class, but also in the Moto2 and Moto3 categories. The 29-year old will be only the second Italian to represent the French crew in MotoGP this century. Dakar, Magazine: The heirs to Hamilton's F1 throne The same goes for Red Bull KTM Tech3 where we’re happy to bring Danilo into the family. Share: Miguel Oliveira. The South African and Portuguese, former Moto3 and Moto2 team … It’s great to be able to bring both of them through the ranks into MotoGP. ; Pol Espargaró will move to Repsol Honda after 4 years with the KTM factory team, replacing Álex Márquez, who will … Repsol Honda Team: Marc Marquez and Pol Espargaro; Ducati Team: Jack Miller and Francesco Bagnaia; Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP: Maverick Viñales and Fabio Quartararo; Team Suzuki Ecstar: Alex Rins and Joan Mir; Red Bull KTM Factory Racing: Brad Binder and Miguel Oliveira; Aprilia Racing Team Gresini: Aleix Espargaro and Lorenzo Savadori or … KTM and Aprilia are permitted by the regulations to be exempt from the engine development freeze imposed on non-concession manufacturers Honda, Yamaha, Ducati and Suzuki. WRC, UK loses 2021 slot as Belgium added to calendar 1610124664 The duo are credited with KTM's rise. MotoGP, Gresini's condition serious but stable in COVID fight We expect him to have a good championship this year and be even more ready to change set-ups for 2021. All teams use series-specified Michelin tyres.. Rider changes. Gresini MotoGP team boss Fausto Gresini is no longer in a medically induced coma due to COVID-19, but remains sedated and on mechanical ventilation One has a deal with Haas for 2021 while the other faces a year on the sidelines. Fabio Quartararo will move to the Yamaha factory team from Petronas Yamaha. KTM would like to convey thanks to Pol Espargaro. Tech3 team boss Herve Poncharal says the factory KTM squad's line-up of Brad Binder and Miguel Oliveira for the 2021 season is MotoGP's "dream team". MotoGP, Gresini out of coma, still on ventilator in COVID fight Ferrari and Motorsport Images team up to produce a new book to present a visual story of the Scuderia's history in Formula 1, Autosport Podcast: What Brivio will bring to Alpine in F1 Current Ducati rider Danilo Petrucci has signed a deal to replace Pol Espargaro at KTM for the 2021 MotoGP season, according to The Race’s sources in the paddock. F1, Suzuki 'shocked' by Brivio exit as MotoGP team boss KTM has made huge steps forwards in its short time in the class and has achieved a number of front row qualifying positions as well as a podium finish. Suzuki MotoGP project leader Shinichi Sahara says Davide Brivio's decision to leave his role as team manager for a switch to Formula 1 with Alpine "was shocking" to him Having achieved its first MotoGP victories, KTM CEO Stefan Pierer believes a title challenge is now a realistic goal in 2021. 1609583594 The head of the World Rally Championship is "sad" the series will not get the chance to visit Northern Ireland in 2021, with Rally Ypres confirmed as taking its place 1610118813 Gresini MotoGP boss Fausto Gresini's condition has shown signs of "slightly improving" in hospital having been placed into a medically induced coma due to COVID-19 January 8, 2021. MotoGP 2020 review: The fall (and rise) of Honda. KTM retains Pedrosa, Kallio as MotoGP test riders. KTM has announced it has re-signed Dani Pedrosa and Mika Kallio as its official MotoGP test riders for the 2021 season. MotoGP, The advice for Ferrari's in-waiting F1 star from his predecessor Red Bull KTM have renewed contracts with former Grand Prix winners Dani Pedrosa and Mika Kallio as 2021 MotoGP testing team. We want to do well in 2020 but we are also already impatient to start working with our 2021 crew.”, DOB: 4th January 1995 in Pragal, Portugal, GP Victories: 12 (6 in Moto3; 6 in Moto2), Pole Positions: 4 (2 in Moto3; 2 in Moto2), Race Fastest Lap: 10 (6 in Moto3; 4 in Moto2), DOB: 11th August 1995 in Potchefstroom, South Africa, GP Victories: 15 (7 in Moto3; 8 in Moto2), Pole Positions: 7 (6 in Moto3; 1 in Moto2), Race Fastest Lap: 10 (7 in Moto3; 3 in Moto2), World Championship Titles: 2016 (Moto3; KTM). Red Bull KTM ha rinnovato i contratti a Dani Pedrosa e Mika Kallio. Who will finally take Lewis Hamilton's place at the top of Formula 1? MotoGP Événements majeurs MotoGP MotoGP C MotoGP … But this is a move that has angered several rival manufacturers, as a source present at the manufacturers' association meeting ahead of the Styrian GP where KTM was granted dispensation to develop its engines explained to Autosport. Technical insight. Ian Harrison, Team Manager: “We are very confident in Marvin and Cooper for the 2021 season. He had similar speed in the following Jerez race, but crashed trying to make up ground after a Turn 1 collision with Tech3 KTM counterpart and 2021 team-mate Miguel Oliveira. KTM began last season with only one wet-weather podium to its name but finished the Covid-shortened campaign with three victories, eight podiums and fifth in the world championship for Pol Espargaro. Red Bull KTM have renewed contracts with former Grand Prix winners Dani Pedrosa and Mika Kallio to form the backbone of the MotoGP testing team for 2021 … Outgoing factory Ducati MotoGP rider Danilo Petrucci says he would "like to go to KTM" in 2021, which is set to lose Pol Espargaro to Honda next year. All four racers will steer works KTM RC16s. Aprilia Racing Team Gresini: Aleix Espargaró (confermato). Experienced Italian MotoGP rider Danilo Petrucci will leave Ducati and race for the non-factory Tech3 KTM team in 2021, the Austrian manufacturer announced on Thursday. F1, Why Suzuki's Brivio replacement must come from within Experienced Italian MotoGP rider Danilo Petrucci will leave Ducati and race for the non-factory Tech3 KTM team in 2021, the Austrian manufacturer announced on Thursday. KTM has become the latest factory to confirm their 2021 MotoGP rider line-up – but it’s a somewhat-bizarre squad thanks in large part to the crazy contract conundrum the Austrian factory has managed to work itself into in the aftermath of the Johann Zarco debacle of 2019. Brad Binder: “I’m incredibly excited to be able to have another season on the Red Bull Factory Racing RC16 and I’m really looking forward to getting this year underway and my first MotoGP race under my belt. This has built up a lot of resentment towards KTM, with some upset at the advantage KTM will be able to gain in being allowed to develop its engine while the rest will have to use their current versions for the entirety of 2021. Search from almost 4,500 motorsport businesses, Who will finally take Lewis Hamilton's place at the top of Formula 1? KTM admits developing its RC16 MotoGP bike in 2021 with a relatively inexperienced line-up will be a “challenge”, but believes it will “manage the situation”. … The illustrated vehicles may vary in selected details from the production models and some illustrations feature optional equipment available at additional cost. The consumption values stated refer to the roadworthy series condition of the vehicles at the time of factory delivery. On top of that – and maybe even more important – he is also a team player and a MotoGP winner. KTM and Aprilia are permitted by the regulations to be exempt from the engine development freeze imposed on non-concession manufacturers Honda, Yamaha, Ducati and Suzuki.