Álex Márquez Triumphs in Spectacular Fashion at Malaysian MotoGP GP
The Gresini Racing rider emerged victorious in the second sprint race of the 2023 MotoGP World Championship held in Sepang. Starting from fourth position, Márquez showcased his exceptional riding skills as he overtook Pecco Bagnaia and Jorge Martín, both contenders for the World Championship title.
Márquez Surprises with Outstanding Performance
Álex Márquez delivered a remarkable performance at the Malaysian MotoGP GP. After completing 19 laps in the morning’s FP2 session with impressive lap times, Márquez expressed his confidence. However, he admitted that he did not anticipate such a significant difference in the sprint race. Speaking to DAZN, Márquez shared his surprise and satisfaction with his performance.
Márquez Draws Inspiration from Jorge Lorenzo
When asked by former MotoGP pilot and DAZN commentator Jorge Lorenzo about the key to his success in overtaking Enea Bastianini, Jorge Martín, and Pecco Bagnaia, Márquez attributed his victory to his riding style. He mentioned that he tried to imitate the flow and precision of Jorge Lorenzo’s driving, allowing him to make crucial overtakes and maintain a strong pace throughout the race.
Márquez’s Respect for Championship Contenders
Márquez acknowledged the challenge of overtaking competitors who are vying for the MotoGP World Championship title. Drawing from his own experience in Moto3 and Moto2, he expressed his understanding of the added pressure and the need for caution. Márquez emphasized the importance of calculated risks and maintaining a margin of maneuverability to ensure a successful race.