Valentino Rossi: he wanted to finish in the top ten but the serious mistake in the garage did not allow him to arrive where he had set his sights.
The Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS Endurance Cup was held, with Valentino Rossi present. At Imola, the Audi WRT was a great success thanks to Dries Vanthoor / Charles Weerts / Kelvin van der Linde.
Great debut for Valentino Rossi with the WRT 46, he won 17th place out of 50 participants. Some mistakes, especially in the second stop which cost a couple of positions.
The declarations of VR46
Valentino Rossi , to the microphones and cameras of the post-race journalists on Sky says: “It was great, there are so many things to learn in this category. We went strong, we didn’t know what to expect. The top-10 was the goal and a pity for that mistake in the pits that made me lose a lot “.
Referring then to the bikes, the former rider commented on how the first two categories of the World Championship went: “I am happy with the performance we are achieving, also seeing that Luca will start from the front row in Argentina in MotoGP. Then in Moto2 Celestino is always a bit of a cross and a delight. In qualifying he always struggles a bit, but then in the race it is scary. It is as if it were another “. Concludes like this.