It was announced last week that Fabio Quartararo will be replacing Valentino Rossi at the factory Yamaha team in 2021. Here are some thoughts on the move and Yamaha’s other big news in the first episode of James Casey Reflections.
Yamaha have announced that Fabio Quartararo will join Maverick Vinales in their factory MotoGP team in 2021, meaning Valentino Rossi will leave the team at the end of the season. Quartararo has signed a two-year-deal with the team, mirroring Vinales’ new contract for 2021 and 2022 which was announced yesterday. The 20-year-old Frenchmen massively impressedContinue reading “Quartararo to join factory Yamaha lineup in 2021, replacing Rossi”
Marc Marquez has won the vote on our social media platforms for Racer of the Decade. The Spaniard beat Lewis Hamilton by a single vote after all the polls were combined. While Hamilton won the polls on Twitter and Instagram, Marquez was the overwhelming victor on Facebook. The original vote on Twitter between our fourContinue reading “Your Racer of the Decade: Marc Marquez”
Marc Marquez started the decade as a little-known 125cc rider (with just two podium finishes) going into the third season of his grand prix motorcycling career. He ended the decade as statistically one of the best MotoGP riders in history and in the eyes of many THE greatest talent to ever grace the sport. TheContinue reading “Racer of the Decade Nominee #1 – Marc Marquez”
Four drivers/riders have won five world titles or more in their respective discipline this decade. MARC MARQUEZ (MOTOGP) SEBASTIEN OGIER (WRC) LEWIS HAMILTON (F1) JONATHAN REA (WORLDSBK) Each of them have pushed the boundaries in their sport and broken new ground over the last few years, but which one has done the best job? OverContinue reading “Who was your Racer of the Decade?”