Controversial and rebellious, that’s the tone of Jorge Lorenzo in the last days. The Spaniard, a former pilot of MotoGP and five times World Motorcycling Champion, he put aside the fights he had been having in recent days and had a great gesture. After knowing the news that Marc Márquez will not be present in the first two tests of the calendar, Lorenzo wrote to Márquez.
Former pilot of Yamaha Y Repsol Honda (There he shared a team with Márquez), he reacted to the news that his colleague would not be present at the first test of the year, at the Losail circuit. On the other hand, many followers criticized him, since he did not make comparisons in terms of the performance that both pilots had during their stay in Sling. True to form, Lorenzo responded to everyone.
Courage Marc! I think you did the right thing. Better to go back to 95/100% than take more risks. The year is very long and you have many years of gas left, “said the multi-champion in this regard. But that did not stop there. After fans commented that Lorenzo never reproached Márquez, he quickly jumped to defend himself.
“Marc is the only teammate who, in the face of mechanical equality, was (much) faster than me. Although the circumstances were what they were, that was the reality, “said the Spaniard, who joined the Repsol Honda team after he could not win titles with the team. Ducati. In 2019 he had his worst year, in which injuries and poor results, hastened his retirement.
On the other hand, Lorenzo assured that if he had been able, Márquez could have prevented his arrival at Repsol Honda. “Marc could have vetoed me and he didn’t. Things as they are, “said Lorenzo, who in his words does not miss the highest category, and enjoys the good life in his constant trips to the Caribbean and Arabia.
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