MotoGP has seen a new post-Andrea Dovizioso era in Aragon, after the 36-year-old retired from racing. Too tired to put up with a tough year-long situation, with a Yamaha M1 unsuitable for his riding style and a manufacturer that couldn’t meet some of his demands, given that on the other side of the garage is in-place hero Fabio Quartaro.
The World Championship caravan arrives in Motegi three years later, and instead Duffy will be traveling to Tuscany for a motocross weekend. His career underwent a transformation which he had already taken in 2021, when he remained outside the ring awaiting a good proposal to get back on the track. Until signing with Yamaha and RNF summer 2021.”Right now, I’m only experiencing the positive aspects of retirement, I have fewer restrictions, more freedom, and can do whatever I want. I’m obviously going to miss something after a while, because being a top MotoGP racer is a huge fortune.“.
MotoGP without Dovizioso
Manufacturer Iwata called up Cal Crutchlow to replace him in this championship final. at first exit Aragon Declaration He scored points on the spot, and established himself as the brand’s best driver at the finish line. Thanks to the fall of Fabio Quartararo on the first lap, he was immediately knocked down. Andrea Dovizioso watched the race on TV, including the double crash at the start caused by Marc Marquez. “It’s true that Marquez made the mistake, but it was a small crush that Quartarrot couldn’t avoid“… an accident that has reopened the championship, with Pecco Bagnaia now a great contender to race for the MotoGP title.”Bagnaia and Ducati on the ball – Dovizioso tells “La Gazzetta dello Sport” -. Many things can still happen, but with the minimal gap that exists now, it becomes more and more complicated for him.“.
At Misano and Motegi we witnessed the hand-to-hand challenge between his countrymen Bagnaia and Bastianini, with Ducati preferring not to give team orders. Andrea Dovizioso has lived in a Ducati environment for eight long seasons, and in three seasons he has asserted himself as Vice World Champion behind the unstoppable Marc Marquez. Pecco and Enea will share the same box from 2023, and the new situation will be difficult to manage if they both aim for victory. The rivalry that can be remembered between Dovizioso and Iannone. “It can also happen and it would be very normal if that happens, when you have two drivers playing in the world championshipFor now, it looks like the two young riders are holding hands again, we will see them in the next MotoGP season.