In this episode, we talk quite a bit Marc Marquez, as the Spaniard continues his dominance in the MotoGP Championship standings. Of course, this begs the question whether Marquez’s success is hurting MotoGP.
From there, the conversation moves to whether anyone can challenge the Repsol Honda rider, and if not, why not?
Moving to the rest of the paddock, the boys have a long talk about what is going on in the Yamaha garages, and what needs to be done in order to make the YZR-M1 competitive against the field. This includes looking at what Yamaha brought to the Brno test, as it gets ready for the 2020 season.
Once done with the MotoGP happenings, the talk moves to Moto2, where there has been no shortage of rumors. Neil explains Alex Marquez’ amazing turnaround in the 2019 season, and whether he could move into MotoGP for the 2021 season. Lastly, we the show looks at is going on with the VR46 Riders Academy, after Dennis Foggia, Lorenzo Baldassarri, and Nicolo Bulega all left the squad.
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