Valentino rossi signed a new contract with the team Yamaha, although to be a pilot for his second team. The Italian renewed his bond for one more year at least, and will play his 21st season, within the highest category of motorcycling. Rossi will be a partner of Franco Morbidelli and his place on the main motorcycle of the Japanese brand will take Fabio Quartararo.
However, this is already known in detail. On what there was not much knowledge yet, was the details of the contract signed this Saturday by ‘Il Dottore’. This is why, a few hours ago, the team leader Yamaha Petronas, Razlan Razali unveiled some pearls of what the Italian wants.
According Razlan RazaliThis contract was something that was prepared well in advance and it was something very worked on by both parties. “At the beginning we had a condition that we wanted to create the least possible alteration in the structure that we had created. When we finally saw the light at the end of the tunnel, Yamaha prepared the contracts. Valentino said he would like to announce it in Barcelona and everything sped up, ”Razali said.
Furthermore, the Yamaha manager commented that Valentino’s contract «It is very extensive, four times more detailed than the rest of the pilots«. Also, he revealed that the pilot made it clear that for his continuity in MotoGP, there was a key factor. For the multiple champion to continue, they had to accompany him David Muñoz, Idalio Gavira and Matteo Flamigni, your work team.
To close, the engineer from Malaysia said that the decision that Valentino rossi happened to Petronas, it was sporty. “It is not correct to say that we love her for her popularity. We want her for her desire to continue, her desire to be competitive and try to win races, “Razali said.