Bola.com, Jakarta – Joan Mir he admitted he is very proud to be able to defend a MotoGP team with a big name like Repsol Honda in MotoGP 2023.
According to him, this is a sweet moment in his career, and he is optimistic that he can win another world title in the future, even if he is aware that Honda is in a dark moment.
The 2017 Moto3 and 2020 MotoGP world champion has joined Repsol Honda after Suzuki decided to leave MotoGP at the end of 2022.
While it managed to avoid a potential gap to the competition, Joan Mir face difficult challenges. The reason is that the RC213V is currently not competitive enough.’
In the last three seasons, Honda has only achieved 8 podiums and 3 victories. In 2022 Honda is fasting from victories and has only reached the podium twice, with Pol Espargaro and Marc Marquez.
However, after taking the tests in Valencia in November 2022, Mir feels he can rise to this challenge.
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