News Details

Official: Petrucci to Tech3 KTM, Oliveira replaces Espargaro

Danilo Petrucci has been officially confirmed as joining KTM in MotoGP next season, but not with the factory team. Instead, the winner of last year's Mugello race for Ducati will join the satellite Tech3 squad. Putting Petrucci in Pol Espargaro's place had been widely expected, once news broke that the Spaniard had all but agreed on a deal with Repsol Honda, but KTM has instead chosen to promote Miguel Oliveira from the French team. Oliveira, who made no secret of his disappointment when rookie Brad Binder was chosen to replace Johann Zarco alongside Espargaro this season, is now set to partner the South African in 2021. KTM, which says it has built eight identical bikes for the start of...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Tank Slappers Podcast: The impact of Petrucci's KTM...

The MotoGP rider market for 2021 continues to shake up as Danilo Petrucci...
-2w from AutoSport.com

Petrucci agrees deal for KTM MotoGP move

Danilo Petrucci is thought to have agreed a deal to join the KTM factory...
-3w from AutoSport.com

Petrucci set to sign '21 KTM MotoGP deal

Danilo Petrucci looks set to join the factory KTM MotoGP outfit on a...

Rossi will be 'more beatable' the longer he continues...

Double MotoGP world champion Casey Stoner thinks it's...
-2w from AutoSport.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2015 MGPToday.com
MGPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with MotoGP.