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Aprilia will replace Bradley Smith for the last three MotoGP races in 2020
Bradley Smith will no longer be a teammate of Aleix Espargaro in the Valencia doubles and in Portimao - successor has already been determined Fausto Gresini's Aprilia team has decided to To replace Bradley Smith as regular driver for the last three races of the 2020 MotoGP season.
Aprilia sorts out Iannone replacement driver Bradley Smith in MotoGP. The recently crowned Italian Superbike champion takes over the remaining races of the season.
Lorenzo Savadori will make his MotoGP debut at the Aprilia RS-GP at the European Grand Prix, scheduled to take place in Valencia from November 6th to 8th. The Italian motorcycle manufacturer announced on Tuesday (October 27, 2020). Savadori replaces Bradley Smith in Aprilia Racing Team Gresini for the remaining races of the season. Smith, who came into the saddle of the Aprilia as a substitute for the suspended Andrea Iannone, did not spare criticism of the team after the race in Aragon. The 29-year-old Briton only reached 15th place and was last.
27-year-old Lorenzo Savadori is the newly minted Italian Superbike champion. In the eight races of the season, Savadori was able to achieve six wins and two second places on his Aprilia RSV4. He was also a tester for the Aprilia MotoGP team. Aprilia Savadori is now rewarding a starting place in MotoGP, alongside regular rider Aleix Espargaró.
MotoGP Aragon 2 FT1: Alex Marquez fastest in the morning despite a crash .
© Motorsport Images Alex Marquez fell late, but kept the best time in the morning Alex Marquez set the fastest time for in the first free practice of MotoGP in Aragon 2 . With 1: 48.184 minutes, the Honda driver clearly prevailed against his colleague Takaaki Nakagami, who was 0.438 seconds behind in second place. The top 3 was completed by Suzuki driver Joan Mir.