8th place for Alex Rins in Phillip Island race
A solid race at the Phillip Island circuit allowed Team SUZUKI ECSTAR to achieve a favourable result, with Alex Rins finishing in 8th after a consistent race, very close to the leading group. With wet and cold conditions in the morning’s warm-up, both riders struggled to maintain an effective performance. With... Read more
Alex Rins takes fifth in Japanese GP
Finally rain proved to be beneficial for the Team SUZUKI ECSTAR riders at the Japanese GP. Andrea Iannone got 4th place at the end of the race, with his teammate Alex Rins immediately behind in 5th. This is also the best result of the season for both the riders... Read more
Alex Rins finihes 17th in Aragon
The last European race before the three long journeys and the grand finale in Valencia has just ended with the Aragon GP. It was a tough race for the riders of Team SUZUKI ECSTAR which saw Andrea Iannone end in 12th place and Alex Rins in 17th. The morning sessions... Read more
Alex Rins making progress in Austria
It was 21st place for Alex Rins, who made some improvements but couldn’t do better than 1’24.488. Despite his attempts, Rins struggled in the Q1 to get the perfect lap that would allow him to go and fight with the top 12 riders. His 21st place in the grid will... Read more
Positive qualifying puts Alex Rins 13th on Brno grid
The rookie Alex Rins made very decisive improvements today and was able to score a brilliant 1’56.460, unfortunately not enough for getting into the Q2. He will start the race from the 13th place, missing out by only 0.006s. The morning session saw both Rins and teammate Iannone work... Read more
Alex Rins happy with positive Assen weekend
A positive, encouraging race saw Team SUZUKI ECSTAR make progress at the GP of the Netherlands. Alex Rins crossed the finish line in 17th, but his place at the finish line was not the whole story. Alex came back after injury for what may be considered his second race... Read more
No points for Alex Rins in Argentina as DNF closes his weekend
The GP of Argentina turned out to be a very tricky one for Team SUZUKI ECSTAR, with both Alex Rins and teammate Andrea Iannone out of the points after the 25 laps of the race; the Spaniard having to give up after 14 laps due to the pain. Rins... Read more
P23 on Argentine grid for Alex Rins
Tricky weather conditions at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit affected the qualifying day for Team SUZUKI ECSTAR, with Alex Rins struggling to find the right touch with his GSX-RR in the rain and ending up in 23rd position. This first go with a MotoGP machine in wet conditions... Read more
Ninth place for Alex Rins at Losail
The first race of the season had some ups-and-downs for Team SUZUKI ECSTAR as rookie Alex Rins scored ninth in his first race in the MotoGP™ class, while team-mate Andrea Iannone fell as he was fighting for a podium position at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar tonight. The... Read more
Alex Rins fifth and Edgar Pons nineteenth at Valencia
The 2016 season of the MotoGP world championship has been closed this Sunday at the Circuito de la Comunitat Valenciana Ricardo Tormo. The Spanish track was the scene of the eighteenth round of the campaign and Alex Rins took fifth place after a battle against the Italian Franco Morbidelli.... Read more