Formula 1
03 Jul
-
05 Jul
Event finished
10 Jul
-
12 Jul
FP3 in
02 Hours
:
24 Minutes
:
14 Seconds
MotoGP
17 Jul
-
19 Jul
FP1 in
6 days
R
Andalusian GP
24 Jul
-
26 Jul
Next event in
12 days
Formula E
R
Berlin ePrix I
05 Aug
-
05 Aug
Next event in
24 days
R
Berlin ePrix II
06 Aug
-
06 Aug
Next event in
25 days
NASCAR Cup
05 Jul
-
05 Jul
Event finished
R
Kentucky
12 Jul
-
12 Jul
Race in
1 day
IndyCar
10 Jul
-
12 Jul
Practice in
07 Hours
:
54 Minutes
:
14 Seconds
WEC
13 Aug
-
15 Aug
Next event in
32 days
R
Bahrain
19 Nov
-
21 Nov
Next event in
130 days
Supercars
26 Jun
-
28 Jun
Event finished
17 Jul
-
19 Jul
Next event in
5 days

Pons re-signs two Moto2 frontrunners for 2020

shares
comments
Pons re-signs two Moto2 frontrunners for 2020
By:
Jul 30, 2019, 9:55 AM

Pons Racing has announced it will retain both Lorenzo Baldassarri and Augusto Fernandez for the 2020 Moto2 season, ending rumours of a potential step up to MotoGP for Baldassarri.

Baldassarri established himself as the early Moto2 favourite by winning three of the first four races, but the Italian has also suffered four retirements and has scored no further podiums since.

He is now only fourth in the standings, even behind teammate Fernandez, who is third despite missing two races early in the season due to injury.

Read Also:

Baldassarri was one of several Moto2 riders linked to a MotoGP move with Avintia Ducati, with the team's sporting Director Ruben Xaus declaring that the team wanted a youngster for next year to potentially replace the out-of-contract Tito Rabat.

But the 22-year-old will continue in Moto2 for a seventh season instead alongside Fernandez.

Moto2 championship leader Alex Marquez was also linked with a MotoGP ride, notably with the Pramac Ducati team that is now set to keep its existing line-up of Jack Miller and Francesco Bagnaia.

Marquez however has expressed willingness to stay in the intermediate class for another season, with his current team boss Joan Olive also hoping he will stay.

"As Team Manager, I can't wish anything more than for Alex to continue next year with us," said Olive.

Next article
Pasini replaces Corsi at Tasca Moto2 squad

Previous article

Pasini replaces Corsi at Tasca Moto2 squad

Next article

Bulega to part ways with Rossi's VR46 team

Bulega to part ways with Rossi's VR46 team
Load comments

About this article

Series MotoGP , Moto2
Drivers Lorenzo Baldassarri , Augusto Fernandez
Teams Pons Racing
Author David Gruz