MotoGP 2022. GP in Aragon. Marc Marquez: “- MotoGP

After his excellent performance yesterday, Mark took 13th place in qualifying, after also collapsing: “Today’s performance is more realistic: this world championship, everyone is very strong. The goal of the race is to go the kilometres, collect the laps, hoping to get a proper pace ”

September 17, 2022

alcaniz – As we’ve already seen in recent days, it’s a file Marc Marquez is very calm. But also familiar with its current state of form.

“Yesterday, sooner or later, I said, Fall will come: It’s part of the job. Even in Misano I already lost it, but this time I couldn’t control it. But then, I guess it was Good day to us, because I felt comfortable in the afternoon, I was fast and was fluid on the bike. On the contrary, in the morning, as it happened yesterday, I was nowhere, and I was not comfortable: fortunately, the race was at 2 pm. I’m quite confident”

What kind of race do you expect and what is the goal?

“I think today we saw the reality of my current level. I know expectations are always very high, but I said yesterday that I had no chance of getting on the podium: I know what reality is and what my strength is. We are in the world championships, the level is very high. Tomorrow The goal is to get to the finish line, do intervals. I’ll try to do my best, whether it’s tenth, eleventh or ninth, it doesn’t matter: I know what my limit is”

How do you deal with a general psychiatrist after four operations?

“You have to be realistic, without being too delusional: I would like to win too, but you have to be clear about what you can do.”

It’s an important race for the title: How do you see it?

“There are two races in one: There is a Grand Prix of three riders who can escape, Bastianini, Bagnaia and Quartararo, and then a group of riders at a very similar pace. I hope to have a good start and hope to have an acceptable pace to stay in the middle, not forgetting that I did not I’ve been running the whole race for four months now.”

Do you feel pain in your arm?

“More than pain, it is an annoyance, but the important thing is that it is under control. I do the musculature. One important aspect is that when I fell I did not think about the arm at all, as before. Everything is normal. I did not lose confidence, there is no pain”

Are you working for 2023?

“We need to improve, me as my body and Honda as a bike”