Everytime that Valentino rossi gives a scoop, automatically explodes everywhere. The Italian is usually active, whether or not the championship of MotoGP. In addition to his professional work, Rossi often dabbles in different categories at his ranch in Tavullia. From Motocross, Rally, Single-seaters (tested with Ferrari in 2006) to endurance cars. The engine is Valentino’s great love.
On Saturday morning, Valentino Rossi confirmed to the media that on January 9, 2021 he will participate in the 12 Hours of the Gulf. A test of resistance to which he is usually present with his brother, Luca marini and his partner and friend, Alessio salucci. The Italian will do it at the controls of a Ferrari 488 GT3. In addition, it will do so in the category GT3 Pro-Am.
In this year’s edition, at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi, Rossi along with Marini and Salucci took the victory, in a very surprising way. That is why the three decided to return for the next test and defend the victory. In this way, the possibility that it is on the last date of the 2020 calendar of the World rally, in Monza.
From the organization of the category they were very happy, and expressed it through a statement. “MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi will race again in the 12 Hours of the Gulf on January 9, 2021 at the Bahrain International Circuit. Rossi debuted in the 12 Hours of the Gulf at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi in 2019 with the team Monster VR46 Kessel Racing, winning the GT3 Pro-Am category and occupying third place overall.
Rossi will do the test together with Luca Marini and Alessio Salucci. Luca Marini is fighting for the championship of Moto2, and has already confirmed his participation in the 2021 MotoGP season. For his part, Salucci is just one of Valentino’s best friends. He is usually seen next to ‘Il Dottore’ in the Paddock and often acts as his ‘bodyguard’.