Meet Luca Marini, Marco Bezzecchi (Moto2) and Celestino Vietti Ramus, Andreas Migno (Moto 3). Four young guns, four top spec bikes; one elite team ready to do battle on the 2020 world championship stage.
Revealed at an exclusive trackside unveiling at the VR46 Ranch in Tavullia, Italy, the Sky Racing Team VR46 are locked and loaded for their 6th season in Moto2 and Moto3, aiming to follow in the world-title wheel tracks of Francesco Bagnaia in 2018.
“The SKY Racing Team VR46 and their Moto2 and Moto3 race teams are among the very elite in World Championship motorcycle racing,” said Mitch Covington, Monster Energy Vice President of Sports Marketing. “The SKY team and its four riders operate at an extremely high and successful standard in the sport and we expect them to do very much the same in 2020. Monster Energy and SKY Racing Team 46 very much look forward to the start of the 2020 MotoGP World Championship come Qatar in March.”
#10 - Luca Marini:
“This is always a special moment for a rider: the new season is here, it's time to get back on track and back to work. It will be the third year in the Team for me, 2019 has brought many technical changes, I have tried to manage them in the best way possible and to experience in all conditions. The goal is to be immediately competitive, constant and fast. An ambitious project that will require everyone’s commitment and for this reason I am happy to share the garage with Marco.”
#12 - Marco Bezzecchi:
“Joining the Sky Racing Team VR46 family is an important step for my career and my future. I am really happy. It is one of the reference Teams in the category, a working group of experience and great professionals, with a new bike waiting for me to be able to demonstrate my real potential.”
#13 - Celestino Vietti:
“2019 has marked my true championship debut. At the beginning of the season we had set ourselves real but ambitious goals. Thanks to the commitment and determination of all crew, we have hit them and now we will start from here working hard from free practices for being competitive during the race make the difference. We will try to raise the bar higher and higher.”
#16 Andreas Migno:
“I am excited about this new beginning. The first testing session and at the first race are very close to us and the atmosphere in the Team is positively crazy. We have a lot to do from here to Qatar, but the feeling is good. I want to give my best and honour this beautiful opportunity.”