- Pol Espargaro has signed a two-year deal with the factory Honda team
- Alex Marquez will move to LCR Honda, replacing Cal Crutchlow
Repsol Honda has confirmed that Pol Espargaro will join the team for the 2021 and 2022 MotoGP seasons, partnering six-time MotoGP champion Marc Marquez. Of course, this news has been expected ever since KTM confirmed the exit of Espargaro last month, confirming Brad Binder and Miguel Oliveira for its 2021 line-up.
Alex Marquez moves to LCR Honda
Late last year, Honda had announced reigning Moto2 champion (and Marc Marquez’ brother) Alex Marquez as Jorge Lorenzo’s replacement, making it the first time in the history of MotoGP that two brothers would be riding for the same team. However, COVID-19 related delays have meant that Alex hasn’t yet had the chance to race for Repsol Honda.
With Espargaro now confirmed at the factory Honda team,…