2017 Austrian GP Preview – Marc Marquez arrives at Red Bull Ring, the 11h appointment of the 2017 MotoGP Championship, after the victory of Brno. The Honda pilot, after two consecutive successes, will also try to do well on a circuit where last year he had struggled.
2017 Austrian GP Preview: Marc Marquez
“Red Bull Ring is a circuit where we struggled a little bit last year, but hopefully this year is different. Brno also had a difficult track in the past, but in the end, we got a fantastic result. So, we went to Austria with a positive feeling.” Marc Marquez said during the 2017 Austrian GP Preview. “We were able to look at various aspects of the development of our motorcycle, even with a view to the next invitation to tender, for example, to get faster acceleration and reduce. Of course, there is a need for good stability, and so we will see. As always, it will be a compromise. The Red Bull Ring is also important for one of our main sponsors, and we will do our best to achieve a good result for them and to gain important points in the championship.”
2017 Austrian GP Preview: Valentino Rossi
After the contest flag-to-flag of Brno, where he had close very near to the podium, Valentino Rossi wants to come down on track in Austria, theatre of the eleventh round of the 2017 MotoGP Championship. In the test post-race, the champion of Yamaha had been fastest. So, he believes that he could run well even during the next Austrian GP. The track is not most favorable for the M1, but this year seems that all it can change in a hurry.
“It will be important to return quickly to track, above all after a test like that of Monday to Brno, where we have tried many things. During the weekend in the Czech Republic, we have been fast in every condition and the test has helped to understand us some more.” Valentino Rossi has said during the 2017 Austrian GP Preview. “Now I go in Austria, a circuit to us not very favorable. But I hope that we will be able to fight for a good result. I feel fine with my YZR-M1. I can guide at best, I am happy and I hope of being able to fight for the podium in every contest. The championship is still open and will be important to take the greater possible number of points.”