Espargaro Returns to KTM and Tech3 for 2023 Season
Espargaro has signed a contract to return to KTM and Tech3 for the 2023 season, marking his comeback after two difficult years at Honda. This move follows his initial stint with the Austrian manufacturer from 2017 to 2020.
Tough Start to the Season
Unfortunately, Espargaro’s season was abruptly halted by a serious incident during the second practice session for the Portuguese Grand Prix in March. The incident resulted in multiple fractures and prevented him from competing further.
Looking Ahead to 2023
Espargaro’s return to KTM and Tech3 for the upcoming 2023 season signifies a fresh opportunity for the rider to showcase his skills and make a strong comeback. With eight podium finishes under his belt, Espargaro is eager to prove his potential once again.
Speaking about his return, Espargaro expressed his excitement, stating, “I am thrilled to be rejoining KTM and Tech3. It feels like a homecoming for me. I had great experiences with the team in the past, and I believe we can achieve remarkable results together.”
The partnership between Espargaro and KTM has been fruitful in the past. During his previous stint, he demonstrated impressive performances and played a significant role in the development of the KTM MotoGP project.
KTM Team Manager, Mike Leitner, also shared his enthusiasm for Espargaro’s return, saying, “We are delighted to have Pol back with us. We know his potential and determination. He has proven himself as a strong contender, and we have full confidence in his abilities.”
The 2023 season holds much anticipation for both Espargaro and KTM fans. The rider’s return to the team is expected to bring fresh energy and contribute to their ongoing progress in MotoGP.