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Bendsneyder get next year from Moto3 to Moto2

Bendsneyder get next year from Moto3 to Moto2

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Bo Bendsneyder promoted after the current motorsportseizoen of the Moto3 to Moto2. The Dutchman runs from 2018 in the service of Tech 3 Racing.

That confirms the 18-year-old Bendsneyder Sunday against GPUpdate. “I am extremely pleased with this opportunity. After two seasons in the Moto3 to advance to the Moto2 is a dream come true.”

The Dutchman finished last year, two times on the podium in the Moto3, but is currently working on a difficult season on behalf of KTM. Eight Tech 3 the young Bendsneyder ready for the switch to Moto2.

“I have gained a lot of knowledge in this class and eight the time is ripe for a next step. It is spicy, the machines in the Moto2 will have a lot more often, but I have a lot of meaning in and look forward to the next season.”

Great talent

Bendsneyder for two seasons, signed with the Tech 3 team, that rides with Yamaha engines. Team boss Hervé Poncharal is delighted with the arrival of the young Dutch rider. “Bo is a great talent with a great future.”

“He behaves very well, speaks good English and has both feet on the ground. We’re going to be a great time to meet,” predicts Poncharal.

The best result of Bendsneyder this season was a fourth place in the Czech republic. He is busy with 38 points currently in the thirteenth place in the CHAMPIONSHIP-mode.

Sunday afternoon drive Bendsneyder the Grand Prix of Great Britain at the Silverstone circuit.

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