Reviews Focus Only on Marc Marquez? Honda "does not change philosophy"
Marc Marquez for the first time really fit: breakthrough at the Sachsenring?
© REPSOL Media Honda-Pilot Marc Marquez sees himself physically again at the height on the Sachsenring Marc Marquez can look back on a unique performance series. For the last ten races that the Spaniard has driven on this route, he won: 2010 in the 125-class, 2011/12 in the Moto2 and from 2013 to 2019 in the MotoGP. In addition, he started every time from the pole position.
Marc Marquez has conquered the only top outcomes for Honda in the MotoGP season 2021. On the Sachsenring he took his victory and in Aragon, he gave himself a close duel with Francesco Bagnaia (Ducati) and had to spoil himself with secondary.
of the Sachsenring and the Motorland Aragon have always been very good distances for Marquez. Both have more left as a right-hand curves. This also helps him up to date, because his right arm still restricts him.
in Aragon Marquez returned with another new chassis as the remaining Honda driver. The brand focuses on the further development. The destination is to prepare the season 2022 to start an attack on the World Cup title.
Marc Marquez to Highsider worried: "You do not know when you crash again"
© REPSOL Media Marc Marquez is worried about the Honda-typical high-insider that Marc Marquez closed the MotoGP training friday in Assen with a respectable sixth place, after his heavy fall in the second free workout to the minor matter. The Spaniard had been catapulted in curve 10 by high-sizers from his Honda and had overturned several times in the pebbles.
For several years there has been criticism of Honda. It is said that one focuses exclusively on Marquez and does not take the needs of the other drivers seriously. Therefore, results remained during his injury break.
"Our philosophy will not change in any way," Team boss Alberto Puig holds against the Spanish Edition of 'Motorsport.com'. "Marc is not just a driver. He is not just the best Honda driver. He is the best driver in the world!"
"We have a long contract with him and will do anything so he has a motorcycle he deserves. Of course, Pol is also very important, but Marc's statistics speak for himself." Also in the current season he is the best Honda driver.
Although Marquez has missed the first two races, it is after 13 Grands Prix with 79 points World Cup tenth. Takaaki Nakagami is 13. (64 points), Pol Espargaro 14. (55 points) and Alex Marquez 15. (49 points).
The use must also pay Marquez with many plunge. No driver has so often went to the ground as he. The statistics throws a total of 18 falls at eleven weekends. This shows that despite the physical limitation, he goes to the limit.
"Do you know why I have no doubt that Marc will be the old one again? Because he was not afraid," says Puig. "He had a long break and has fallen back to his comeback at a high speed. But he got up again and drove even faster."
"In a racer, the fear makes the difference between those who are in front and those who are not in front. Who hurts is eight tenth behind the top, then a second, two seconds and then he goes home."
Moto3 Aragon FT3: Foggia with a shortest time - 17 drivers in a second .
© Motorsport Images Dennis Foggia successfully sat down in a narrow final phase by Honda Pilot Dennis Foggia has finished the third free training of the Moto3 in Aragon as fastest. In a hectic final phase, the Leopard Pilot sat down with a best time of 1: 58,051 minutes just against Izan Guevara (gas gas), missing 25 thousandth. Darryn Binder (Honda) became third. As so the last ten minutes of session developed into a mini-qualifying in the fight for direct debit in Q2.