Tank Slappers Podcast: How Morbidelli took his maiden MotoGP win - Motor Informed
MotoGP

Tank Slappers Podcast: How Morbidelli took his maiden MotoGP win

MotoGP crowned its fourth first-time winner in an incredibly dramatic 2020 season, as Franco Morbidelli scorched to victory in the San Marino Grand Prix.

The Petronas SRT rider endured a tough 2019 as he faced up to the surprise challenge of rookie sensation team-mate Fabio Quartararo.

But Morbidelli worked on himself across the winter and has been a much stronger force, with the 2017 Moto2 champion absorbing immense pressure from mentor Valentino Rossi early on to dominate the Misano race.

Plucked from relative obscurity by Rossi to join his VR46 Academy, Morbidelli’s rise to MotoGP race winner has been a real story of triumph over hardship.

In the latest Tank Slappers podcast, Autosport’s International Editor Lewis Duncan and Motorsport.com’s Global MotoGP Editor Oriol Puigdemont discuss Morbidelli’s charge to victory.

They also look at the tough afternoon’s for Quartararo and polesitter Maverick Vinales, and ask whether radios belong in MotoGP.

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

the 2nd chapter begins at Mugello
Quartararo undergoes surgical procedure on arm after Jerez MotoGP race
Rabat once more as Martin – GP Inside
Gresini changing into Aprilia MotoGP satellite tv for pc can be “romantic”
10 issues we realized from F1’s 2021 Portuguese GP

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *