The pilot market of MotoGP it is in its most important moment. Several teams are determining who their drivers will be for the 2021 season, which is soon to begin. However, this Friday it was confirmed that the brother of Valentino rossi, Luca Marini, He will be an official pilot of the highest category of motorcycling next year.
Luca Marini will compete in MotoGP in the 2021 season with the team Ducati Esponsorama. The news was confirmed after the classification of the highest category. In a statement released on Friday afternoon, the Italian team assured that both Marini and Enea Bastianini they will be part of the structure of the European brand.
This news suggests that Esponsorama will have the task currently being carried out by the Pramac team. Furthermore, they have already hinted that they will not be in the fight for the championship title. «The structure will have two Ducati GP19 with improvements during the season, which will allow the two young drivers to fight for the title of ‘Rookie of the Year’ », says the statement on Friday.
Luca Marini is the younger brother of Valentino Rossi. The Italian fights the Moto2 championship. Together with Enea Bastianini they are looking for the World Championship of the intermediate category. Marini is third with 155 units. For his part, Bastianini is second with 171 to 6 points of Sam lowes that leads the classifier.
“We will take a leap in quality”
On the other hand, the Esponsorama team communicated the news this Friday, giving the surprise of the day. «To have Luca Marini and the structure of the SKY VR46 it is all a pride. It is one of the strongest structures in the championship in all categories. Next year we will take a leap in quality in which we have high expectations of continuing to show that we are a benchmark team, “they said from the brand.