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Fourth place for Alex Rins but DNF for Joan Mir in Brno
After a warm and bright warm-up session which allowed Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders to finalise their race set-up, a heavy rain shower caused drama just moments before the scheduled race start. Race Direction made the important decision to delay the start to assess conditions, with the priority being rider... Read more
Seventh place for Joan Mir in Germany, DNF for Alex Rins
The German GP, the final round before this year’s summer break, brought a tough race for Team SUZUKI ECSTAR following a very promising Friday and Saturday. Both riders chose the medium-hard tyre combination for the demanding 30 lap race, and both got away from the line in good shape.... Read more
Joan Mir takes eighth at Assen, DNF for Alex Rins
The eighth round of the 2019 MotoGP World Championship got underway in front of a bumper crowd of 105,000 people. Following a decent warm-up session, Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders were feeling ready for the 26-lap race. Alex Rins and Joan Mir, starting from their respective grid positions of 3rd... Read more
Alex Rins and Joan Mir take fourth and sixth at Montmelo
The classic Catalan circuit of Montmelò was packed full of enthusiastic fans for the seventh round of the 2019 MotoGP World Championship, on the 70th Anniversary weekend of the series. There was an incredibly high attrition rate during the race, with 11 riders failing to finish. Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s... Read more
Strong qualifying day for Alex Rins and Joan Mir at the Catalan GP
The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya played host to a day of incredibly tight times between the entire MotoGP field today. Alex Rins and Joan Mir began the morning’s FP3 session in high spirits following a positive Day 1 in Barcelona. With every rider keen to secure a place in Q2,... Read more
Alex Rins takes fantastic fourth at Mugello, Joan Mir twelfth
The usual electric atmosphere filled the hills around Mugello Circuit for the 6th round of the 2019 MotoGP Championship, and a thrilling race was witnessed by 84,000 excited fans. In the morning warm-up session both Joan Mir and Alex Rins found useful improvements and placed themselves 2nd and 4th... Read more
Alex Rins qualifies 13th in Mugello and Joan Mir 20th
The second day of track action proved challenging for Team SUZUKI ECSTAR. Mugello’s bright start on Saturday morning meant a highly competitive FP3 session, with many riders battling it out for direct passage to Q2. An early crash for Alex Rins at Turn 11 (Palagio) cost the Spaniard dearly,... Read more
Alex Rins salvages top ten finish in difficult French GP, Joan Mir places 16th
A tumultuous weekend for Team SUZUKI ECSTAR in France saw Joan Mir struggle against conditions and crashes, while Alex Rins had to fight hard to try and defend his championship position. A chilly but dry Le Mans circuit greeted the riders for the 5th round of the season, but... Read more
Joan Mir and Alex Rins qualify 18th and 19th in Le Mans
The classic Le Mans circuit brought its typical unsettled conditions for Day 2, making for a difficult day of track sessions for the entire field. Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders were keen to build a good rhythm ahead of race day but found themselves down the order as Saturday drew... Read more
Alex Rins on the Jerez podium with 2nd place finish, DNF for Joan Mir
Some 75,000 Spanish fans filled the Circuito de Jerez – Angel Nieto to witness the 300th race of the modern-day MotoGP era. Alex Rins and Joan Mir had work to do from their 9th and 12th place grid spots, but both enjoyed good starts. Alex Rins began fighting for... Read more