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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
Alex Rins 9th and Joan Mir 12th on the gird in Jerez
The Circuito de Jerez – Angel Nieto saw electrifying action in the morning’s FP3 session as the riders fought it out for a final chance to secure a place in Q2. The Top 14 riders were covered by just half a second as the chequered flag came out, but... Read more
Alex Rins fifth and Joan Mir DNF in Argentina
The Termas de Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina offered up a tense and excitable atmosphere on Sunday with its many passionate fans. Alex Rins and Joan Mir had a tricky task ahead of them after struggles in qualifying, but the determined duo showed improved pace in the morning warm-up.... Read more
Tough qualifying in Argentina for Alex Rins and Joan Mir
Following a tricky opening day in Argentina, which saw the track lacking in grip, Day 2 proved to be a tough one too. Although the track stayed dry, the conditions were not optimal and it was difficult to find improvements in lap times, especially as the pack remained very... Read more