Valentino rossi is having his worst season so far in his career in MotoGP. The Italian lost three races for testing positive for COVID-19. In addition, the performance of your Yamaha It is being very bad so ‘Vale’ is being very critical of the Japanese brand’s engineers. In the last hours, he fired on his team again.
Valentino Rossi highlighted the work of his partner of the year 2021, Franco Morbidelli, that this Saturday he was left with the fastest track of the classification. “He has the bike under control,” said Valentino. In addition, he did not have half measures against the members of Yamaha. In the last six races he did not add units, something that had never happened to him.
Rossi stressed that the performance of the bike this season could be worse than that of 2019. “From the first time we tested the bike this year, the sensations were very similar. They are not the problems of the bike itself, but rather that the bike did not take a step forward compared to the previous one, “he commented.
However, Rossi fired with thick ammunition at the Yamaha leaders, as he claims they did not take his advice into account. «I always try to express the best that I know, the feelings. But in recent years, the problems have remained the same, so I don’t know if they have listened to me too much. That is why I am not too concerned about not being in the official team next year ».
Finally, Rossi assured that next year’s regulations can be fundamental for the progress of the Yamaha in the future. “Regardless of the engine being frozen, on a MotoGP motorcycle you can work a lot on the parts around the engine and for the engine,” said Valentino. This Sunday, the Italian will start in the last row of the Valencia GP.