Johann Zarco is ready to overtake Christian Sarron within the variety of factors scored in 500cc / MotoGP. He’ll thus set a brand new file amongst French drivers in Grand Prix.
French bikes are going by a golden period, one of the best of their historical past, due to the MotoGP outcomes of Fabio Quartararo and Johann Zarco. Poles, podiums, victories and now even a brand new world title: the statistics of French drivers in Grand Prix are continuously evolving. And the 2 males are holders of many of the data.
Fabio Quartararo is for instance the French rider with essentially the most victories in 500cc / MotoGP (eight), whereas Johann Zarco has the benchmark in all classes (16). The identical goes for the variety of podiums (20 for Fabio Quartararo in 500cc / MotoGP, 52 for Johann Zarco all classes), of poles (15 for Fabio Quartararo in 500cc / MotoGP, 25 for Johann Zarco in all classes) or higher laps (9 for Fabio Quartararo in 500cc / MotoGP, 19 for Johann Zarco all classes).
A file nonetheless resists the duo of French drivers: that of the variety of factors scored within the premier class. The person on the high of the standings is Christian Sarron, due to the 616.5 models scored throughout his 500cc race. Johann Zarco is at 602, Fabio Quartararo at 586.
The Pramac Ducati rider is 14.5 factors behind Christian Sarron. There are 25 left to take by the top of the 2021 season on the Valencia Grand Prix. The file may subsequently change fingers this Sunday, November 14 if Johann Zarco finishes on the rostrum.
The scoring system of the time when Christian Sarron raced in 500cc (1979, 1981 after which from 1985 to 1990) was totally different from the present one, nonetheless. If as we speak’s one had been in impact, Auvergnat would have a complete of 818 factors within the class, for a complete of 91 Grands Prix contested.No Video(s) Found