The one-time Moto3 and Moto2 world champion announced ahead of the summer break in June that he can be becoming a member of the Gresini Ducati squad subsequent season.
Talking completely to Autosport on the British Grand Prix earlier in August, the youthful Marquez brother stated a lack of “motivation” to proceed with Honda – coupled with HRC’s personal need to shake up its rider line-up – prompted his determination to search for a experience elsewhere in 2023.
Regardless of his impending exit, Marquez says he’ll proceed to offer Honda will the entire information it wants this 12 months to enhance its bike for 2023.
“I imply, the great factor is that Honda stated earlier than that that the bike has an issue, that they should undergo, that they should enhance in a great way,” Marquez informed Autosport.
“However then additionally they determined to alter all of the riders.
“I’m an individual that when issues don’t go in the best means, one of the best factor is to alter all the things – that is in my mindset.
“Perhaps that is additionally Honda’s mindset, however they’ve a whole lot of work.
“I’m knowledgeable rider and I’ve a contract till 31 December – or the final race, I don’t know precisely.
“And I might be skilled to that time, serving to Honda, as a result of they gave me the chance to go to MotoGP.
“They know they’ve a whole lot of work and so they have to alter a whole lot of issues to work and to be within the stage of the European producers, that made a very good step within the final 4, 5 years.”
Alex Marquez, Workforce LCR Honda
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Marquez’s struggles on the Honda have come as a shock given he scored two podiums on the manufacturing unit squad in 2020 as a rookie.
He admits the step ahead with the 2021 bike wasn’t the advance that was hoped for, whereas additionally acknowledging his feedback could not have been heeded given his inexperience.
“In 2020, I had a very good finish of the season and I used to be actually comfortable within the workforce and all the things,” he added.
“Simply, I imply they comply with a technique to method. Perhaps it’s regular rookie’s feedback are possibly not the exact ones, or this.
“However I believe it was the proper one I gave to them.
“They adopted one other means or one other thought, I’ll say, and the 21 bike was not the advance that we anticipated and it was [different] for my using fashion.
“So, in that time I began to battle and we noticed in 21 to start with we additionally struggled rather a lot.
“Then, in the course of 21 season we began to alter a whole lot of issues, as is regular, from 20.
“However being in a satellite tv for pc workforce it was not going actually quick, these enhancements.
“So, it was not likely straightforward for us to take and have all these enhancements.
“The official ones have that time, so it was regular that they made a very good step after Austria I believe and we have been extra restricted by the issues that we’ve got.”