Fabio Quartararo says he will face the Portuguese Grand Prix “with confidence”

03/22/2023 at 2:36 p.m.


The Frenchman, MotoGP world champion in 2021, looking forward to the opening race of the season

“We finally start the 2023 season, excited after the Portimao tests two weeks ago ended on a positive note,” says the Yamaha YZR M 1 rider

The French Fabio Quartararo (Yamaha YZR M 1), MotoGP world champion in 2021, has said that he faces the weekend of the Portuguese Grand Prixthe opening race of the 2023 season, with “a lot of confidence”.

“We finally started the 2023 seasonand I do it with great desire since the tests of Portimão two weeks ago ended on a positive note, so we face this weekend with confidence,” he said in the press release from yamaha.

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“We have an idea of ​​what we’d like to work on during Friday’s session in preparation for our first Sprint race on Saturday, but it’s been a long time since the last Grand Prix and I’m sure the fans can’t wait to see us back at action”, highlighted the French pilot of yamaha.

His teammate, the Italian Franco Morbidellirecalled that “during the long winter break, Yamaha prepared many elements for us to test and collect as much data as possible and in this last week, after the Portimao Official Testthe data has been analyzed, and the team is ready to go.”

“The atmosphere in the team is always nice, but now there is more excitement in the air because we start a new season, which means a clean slate and everything is possible, so we will give our best,” he said. Morbidelli.