For the fifth consecutive 12 months, Motorsport.com this week proposed to its readers to elect the motive force of the 12 months from a number of champions, from completely different classes and all mechanical sports activities mixed. They have been 20 in competition, representing ten disciplines.
After an in depth vote between the highest three, Fabio Quartararo broke away by acquiring the best variety of votes. He’s the primary to acquire this title for the second time since he had already been voted rider of the 12 months in 2019, after his first season in MotoGP. He succeeds Pierre Gasly (2020) in a listing that additionally contains Johann Zarco (2017) and Lewis Hamilton (2018).
Fabio Quartararo left his mark on the 12 months 2021 by changing into the primary French rider to win the MotoGP world title, the place he emerged victorious from a duel which, on the finish of the season, pitted him towards Pecco Bagnaia. Throughout this victorious marketing campaign, he signed 5 victories, 5 different podiums and 5 pole positions.
The vote gave rise to a stable prime three, since behind the 2021 MotoGP World Champion, we discover the brand new System 1 World Champion Max Verstappen and his runner-up Lewis Hamilton. This podium cannibalizes at least 80% of the vote!