As the 2023 MotoGP season gears up to start with a new initiative MotoGP Bharat. Racing fans worldwide eagerly anticipate the on-track action. With some of the world’s most talented riders and manufacturers set to compete, the season promises to be full of thrills and excitement.
Several teams to watch this season in MotoGP, each with unique strengths and weaknesses. Let’s take a closer look at some of the most exciting teams to follow this year.
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Teams gets ready for MotoGP Bharat: Repsol Honda Team
The Repsol Honda team is one of the most successful teams in MotoGP history, having won numerous championships over the years. The team will be led this season by Marc Marquez, who returns after missing much of the 2022 season due to injury.
Marquez is widely regarded as one of the best riders in the sport, and his return is sure to be a major storyline this season. He’ll be joined by Pol Espargaro, who will look to build on a solid 2022 campaign and establish himself as a consistent front-runner.
Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP
The Monster Energy Yamaha team had a disappointing 2022 season, failing to win a single race. But with a new lineup for 2023, the team will be looking to bounce back in a big way. Leading the charge will be Fabio Quartararo, who has established himself as one of the sport’s top riders in recent years.
He’ll be joined by Maverick Vinales, who returns to the team after a tumultuous 2022 campaign that saw him leave the factory Aprilia team mid-season. With two talented riders and a strong bike, the Monster Energy Yamaha team will be a force to be reckoned with in 2023.
Ducati Lenovo Team
The Ducati Lenovo team had a solid 2022 season, with both Jack Miller and Francesco Bagnaia earning wins and podiums throughout the year. This season, the team will be looking to build on that success and compete for the championship.
Miller returns as the team’s lead rider. He’ll be joined by new teammate Enea Bastianini, who steps up to the factory Ducati team after a strong rookie season with the Avintia team. With two hungry riders and a powerful bike, the Ducati Lenovo team is poised for a big year.
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Red Bull KTM Factory Racing
The Red Bull KTM team has steadily improved since entering MotoGP in 2017. They had their best season to date in 2022. Miguel Oliveira earned three wins and finished fifth in the championship.
This season, Oliveira returns as the team’s lead rider, and he’ll join Brad Binder, who is coming off. With a strong bike and two talented riders, the Red Bull KTM team will be looking to continue their upward trajectory and challenge for wins on a regular basis.
Petronas Yamaha Sepang Racing
The Petronas Yamaha team had a strong 2022 season. Franco Morbidelli and Valentino Rossi both earning podium finishes throughout the year. This season, Morbidelli returns as the team’s lead rider, and he’ll be joined by new teammate Cal Crutchlow. Cal Crutchlow is coming out of retirement to replace the retiring Rossi.
Moreover, with a solid bike and two experienced riders, the Petronas Yamaha team will be looking to build on their success and compete for podiums on a regular basis.
In conclusion, there are several exciting teams to watch this season in MotoGP. Along with the new initiative MotoGP Bharat, each with its unique strengths and weaknesses. So, grab your popcorn and settle in for what promises to be an unforgettable season of MotoGP racing.
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