The 2020 MotoGP runner-up has a two-year deal in place with SRT that runs to the tip of 2022, however SRT is but to substantiate its future plans past this season.
Yamaha has been linked in tying up with Valentino Rossi’s incoming VR46 staff from 2022, although rumours counsel a deal between VR46 and Ducati is looming.
After a tricky begin to 2021, Morbidelli hasn’t hid his dissatisfaction with Yamaha over his personal technical state of affairs, having been compelled to proceed with the 2019 ‘A-spec’ M1 regardless of ending 2020 as comfortably Yamaha’s high rider with three victories.
Regardless of this, Morbidelli hopes SRT’s and his relationship with Yamaha continues past 2021 – however is conscious of curiosity in him from exterior of his present environment.
“I like Yamaha and I wish to preserve my relationship with them,” Morbidelli stated.
“If I can be supported with an up to date machine, my love for Yamaha can be even larger.
“Nothing is evident but as a result of we have now to attend a little bit bit extra time for some confirmations, similar to the connection between Yamaha and my staff.
“That is already a giant factor to be confirmed for me with a view to perceive what I would like from Yamaha.
“Initially, I would like to grasp if Yamaha goes to proceed with my staff.
“That’s a giant obstacle for me proper now to make inquiries to Yamaha.
“I didn’t discuss personally with anyone else that’s not my staff.
“However I’m aware concerning the curiosity in me from different factories, I’m aware about that.
“However I didn’t discuss personally with anyone.”
Morbidelli admitted after his Spanish Grand Prix podium that he had frank discussions with Yamaha boss Lin Jarvis about his present technical state of affairs.
Jarvis has beforehand said Morbidelli deserved manufacturing unit equipment however it merely wasn’t doable for 2021 when the choice on bike specs for Yamaha’s riders was taken final season.
Morbidelli is presently 47 factors off championship chief Fabio Quartararo on the manufacturing unit Yamaha after crashing in final week’s French GP and solely in a position to get better to 16th after re-joining the race.