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Alex Rins and Joan Mir close the season with 5th and 7th in Valencia
The season finale of the 2019 MotoGP Championship ended with a pair of consistent finishes for the Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders. And a full house enjoyed Ricardo Tormo’s ‘stadium’ views for the 27 lap race in Valencia. Alex Rins started strongly, slotting into 3rd place immediately. He then proceeded... Read more
Fifth place for Alex Rins and tenth for Joan Mir in Malaysian Grand Prix
Sepang International Circuit hosted the final in a three week long series of back-to-back races, and the penultimate round of the 2019 MotoGP World Championship. A bumper crowd packed out the Malaysian circuit as temperatures soared to over 30 degrees Celsius. Team SUZUKI ECSTAR came into the 20 lap... Read more
Joan Mir takes fifth and Alex Rins ninth at Phillip Island
Just one week after the Japanese GP it was time to chase the chequered flag again, and Phillip Island played host to a tense and fiercely contested 27-lap Grand Prix. Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders got off to a good start, despite Alex Rins receiving contact from another rider on... Read more
Alex Rins and Joan Mir take seventh and eighth in Japan
Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders headed into the 16th race of the season keen to put on a strong performance in front of Motegi’s home fans. Joan Mir and Alex Rins opted for the medium-medium tyre combination in the cooler conditions and took steady starts off the line. By the... Read more
Alex Rins 5th and Joan Mir 7th in Thailand
A packed crowd filled Chang International Circuit for Round 15 of the 2019 MotoGP World Championship, where Joan Mir and Alex Rins made solid starts from their 8th and 10th grid spots. The SUZUKI ECSTAR pair were battling for the top 7 positions from the first laps onwards, and... Read more
Alex Rins 9th and Joan Mir 14th in difficult Aragon GP
After a strong morning Warm-Up session for both Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders, the Team were feeling positive for the 14th race of the season at Motorland Aragon. Lining up on the grid with the medium-hard tyre combination, the tension was running high for the whole field as clouds closed... Read more
Joan Mir finishes eighth in Misano, but DNF for Alex Rins
San Marino played host to the 13th round of the 2019 MotoGP Championship in front of a crowd just shy of 100,000 people. Following a decent morning Warm-Up session, Team SUZUKI ECSTAR’s riders both opted for the medium-medium tyre combination for the hot 27 lap race. Alex Rins tried... Read more
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