Thirteenth place finish for Tito Rabat at Austin
Tito Rabat had to deal with the challenge of Ducati riders at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas – and he finished strongly, squeezed between Scott Redding (12th) and Hector Barbera (14th). Rabat continues to accelerate his learning curve in MotoGP and has set a solid platform for... Read more
Tito Rabat qualifies strongly in Texas
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS riders Tito Rabat and Jack Miller completed their best qualifying performances of the season so far in advance of Sunday’s Grand Prix of the Americas. Rabat’s qualifying time of 2’05.920 matched his pace and steady improvement during free practice. The Spaniard believes it is... Read more
Tito Rabat takes points away from Argentina
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS riders Jack Miller and Tito Rabat scored a double points finish in today’s second round of the 2017 MotoGP World Championship in Argentina. Rabat staged a fast finish to win a close four rider battle for 12th place with just 1.6s covering the group... Read more
Tito Rabat makes promising start to 2017 in Qatar
After a difficult and painful preseason overcoming injuries Miller’s Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS teammate Tito Rabat made a positive start to the championship in the season opener at Losail, finishing 15th and opened his points account with a calculated ride. From 19th on the grid Rabat set a... Read more
Tito Rabat closes down a challenging season with 17th at Valencia
Tito Rabat completed his rookie MotoGP season with Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS with 17th place after finding an impressive burst of extra pace in the race. Rabat has been unfazed by the pressure of his first year in MotoGP and took some valuable lessons away from Valencia in... Read more
Tito Rabat takes positives from eighteenth place finish at Sepang
Tito Rabat finished a morale-boosting 18th in today’s Malaysina Grand Prix at Sepang having openly admitted that he struggled in the rain during practice and qualifying. Rabat’s rookie season in MotoGP continues to be a steep learning curve and the tricky conditions at the Sepang International Circuit and completing the... Read more
Tito Rabat finishes 16th in Phillip Island in “difficult and frustrating” weekend
Today’s Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island was a difficult experience for Tito Rabat, who showed his customary resolve to battle on in trying circumstances. All the lost track time due to adverse weather conditions prevented Rabat from finding a confidence-inspiring set-up with his Honda RC213V machine, but he... Read more
Rabat returns to the points in Japan
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Tito Rabat finished a morale-boosting 14th in today’s Japanese Grand Prix. Rabat rode a controlled race at the 4.8km Twin Ring Motegi, one of his least favourite venues on the calendar. The performance was a reward for Rabat’s willingness to learn in his rookie... Read more
Tito Rabat confident of strong Japanese GP race after qualifying
Team Estrella Galicia 0,0 Marc VDS rider Tito Rabat is in a positive mood after qualifying 18th and just 0.3 slower than teammate Miller after a series of positive set-up changes to help overcome the rear grip issues he suffered in Friday practice. The Japanese Grand Prix is... Read more
Tito Rabat’s Aragon weekend hopes scuppered with DNF
Tito Rabat was left to reflect on a missed opportunity to score points for the ninth race in 14 on Sunday afternoon when he fell out of contention on lap 17 of the Aragon Grand Prix. A crash in the morning’s 20-minute warm-up session meant Rabat adopted a cautious approach... Read more