Press release season 2018
That´s settled! Young Italian Marco Bezzecchi will race for PrüstelGP in the upcoming season of the Moto3TM World Championship.
Following the British Grand Prix the team of PrüstelGP is happy to announce that current Moto3TM pilot Bezzecchi will race for the squad in the 2018.
The 18 years old Italian is part of the talent pool VR46 Riders Academy and was racing in the FIM CEV Moto3TM Junior World Championship in 2015 and 2016. During this time he also got four wildcards for the Moto3TM World Championship. This year he made the step to the FIM Motorcycle World Championship for a whole season.
The young Italian will join with a two-year contract. Already in his first full season he put his ability to the test and especially gave proof of his fighting spirit.
PrüstelGP is therefore looking forward to a common and successful future.
“I am very happy to join the PrüstelGP team next season. I want to thank Florian and KTM for giving me this opportunity. I will give my very best next year and hope we can be successful. I am really looking forward to this new chapter for me.”
Florian Prüstel (Managing Director):
“I am very happy to announce that we signed a two-year contract with Marco Bezzecchi. In collaboration with KTM and VR46 Riders Academy we were negotiating for quite along time so its got this is finally settled. I am sure that with Marco and KTM we can be a powerful team next season. Being a rider of the VR46 Riders Academy he has perfect training possibilities beside his riding potential. Therefor we are confident that we can get good results next year.”
Photocredit:  Peugeot Motocycles SAXOPRINT | VR46 Riders Academy