Gresini Ducati reveal 2023 MotoGP colors and welcome Alex Marquez


Gresini MotoGP 2023

The 2022-spec Desmosedici Ducati equipment for Gresini in 2023 reveals extra of the long-lasting Ducati crimson, with a contemporary contact mixed with a shiny mild blue (barely pearly).

The arrival of Alex Marquéz is definitely the most important information. The Spanish rider will likely be aided by Donatello Giovanotti (observe engineer) and Andrea Mattioli (knowledge engineer) whereas inheriting the remainder of the workforce that final yr celebrated 4 wins alongside Bastianini.

On the opposite aspect of the pit-box, Fabio Di Giannantonio has one essential piece of reports as (former Suzuki) Frankie Carchedi joins in as crew chief. The sensation within the current Valencia check was already fairly fascinating and it’ll solely be a matter of time to see the entire workforce in motion in February’s official check at Sepang, which can formally open the brand new season.

Fabio Di Giannantonio

We begin 2023 with a pinch extra of crimson, which stands for dedication, ardour, fireplace… I’m wanting to proceed rising and do nicely. We need to take this new season race by race, with the notice that that is the suitable time: the highest ten ought to be the common prevalence, whereas prime 5 a practical purpose. The workforce is charged up and I skilled 300 per cent arduous for this yr – we’re prepared!”

Alex Marquez

At this time is a extremely special occasion: to see this workforce so tight collectively and prepared is a factor that brings nice feelings. To be right here at this presentation is a really particular factor. To see a lot eagerness and pleasure throughout the workforce and the those that got here see us is one thing I actually like. Now the work begins, for a pre-season that hopefully with allow us to be 100 per cent prepared for the primary race at Portimão. The purpose is to have an awesome begin to the season as a result of it is going to set the tempo for the remainder of 2023. We have now the instruments and the need to do nicely; it received’t be simple, clearly, however the suitable strategy helps lots in these situations.”

Nadio Padovani – Crew Proprietor

We’re very excited for this new journey. 2022 was unimaginable in each manner, however the concept is to proceed to enhance and shock. We’re a younger workforce with nice ambition: Fabio may have the prospect to showcase all his potential in his sophomore yr and Alex is raring to take the stage again… we are going to do our greatest to ensure each can succeed. At this time is nearly a return to regular with such an essential presentation and with the individuals becoming a member of us: a giant thanks goes to the sponsors and the entire workforce who labored arduous to be prepared.”


2023 MotoGP Calendar

  1. March 26 – Portugal, Portimao
  2. April 2 – Argentina, Termos de Rio Honda
  3. April 16 – Americas, COTA
  4. April 30 – Spain, Jerez
  5. Could 14 – France, Le Mans
  6. June 11 – Italy, Mugello
  7. June 18 – Germany, Sachsenring
  8. June 25 – Netherlands, Assen
  9. July 9 – Kazakhstan, Sokol (Topic to homologation)
  10. August 6 – Nice Britain, Silverstone
  11. August 20 – Austria, Purple Bull Ring
  12. September 3 – Catalunya, Catalunya
  13. September 10 – San Marino, Misano
  14. September 24 – India, Buddh (Topic to homologation)
  15. October 1 – Japan, Motegi
  16. October 15 – Indonesia, Mandalika
  17. October 22 – Australia, Phillip Island
  18. October 29 – Thailand, Chang
  19. November 12 – Malaysia, Sepang
  20. November 19 – Qatar, Lusail
  21. November 26 – Valenciana, Valencia

MotoGP 2023 Rider Entry Checklist

RIDER NAT. TEAM MACHINE
5 JOHANN ZARCO FRA PRIMA PRAMAC RACING DUCATI
10 LUCA MARINI ITA MOONEY VR46 RACING TEAM DUCATI
12 MAVERICK VIÑALES SPA APRILIA RACING APRILIA
20 FABIO QUARTARARO FRA MONSTER ENERGY YAMAHA MotoGP TEAM YAMAHA
21 FRANCO MORBIDELLI ITA MONSTER ENERGY YAMAHA MotoGP TEAM YAMAHA
23 ENEA BASTIANINI ITA DUCATI LENOVO TEAM DUCATI
25 RAUL FERNANDEZ SPA RNF MotoGP TEAM APRILIA
30 TAKAAKI NAKAGAMI JAP LCR HONDA IDEMITSU HONDA
33 BRAD BINDER ZAF RED BULL KTM FACTORY RACING KTM
36 JOAN MIR SPA REPSOL HONDA TEAM HONDA
37 AUGUSTO FERNANDEZ SPA TECH3 GASGAS FACTORY RACING GASGAS
41 ALEIX ESPARGARO SPA APRILIA RACING APRILIA
42 ALEX RINS SPA LCR HONDA CASTROL HONDA
43 JACK MILLER AUS RED BULL KTM FACTORY RACING KTM
44 POL ESPARGARO SPA TECH3 GASGAS FACTORY RACING GASGAS
49 FABIO DI GIANNANTONIO   ITA GRESINI RACING MotoGP DUCATI
63 FRANCESCO BAGNAIA ITA DUCATI LENOVO TEAM DUCATI
72 MARCO BEZZECCHI ITA MOONEY VR46 RACING TEAM DUCATI
73 ALEX MARQUEZ SPA GRESINI RACING MotoGP DUCATI
88 MIGUEL OLIVEIRA POR RNF MotoGP TEAM APRILIA
89 JORGE MARTIN SPA PRIMA PRAMAC RACING DUCATI
93 MARC MARQUEZ SPA REPSOL HONDA TEAM HONDA