It's Official: Alex Rins To LCR Honda On A Two-Year Contract With Honda Racing Corporation
It has long been speculated about but now it has finally been confirmed. Alex Rins will make the switch from Suzuki to LCR Honda on a two-year deal.
After the MotoGP departure of Suzuki both of their riders were hot material on the rider market. NOw, one of them has found a new home for the 2023 season.
Alex Rins will race at LCR Honda for the 2023 season and will remain with the team for at least 2024. The contract has been signed between Rins and Honda Racing Corporation. .
Probably a very happy man right now – Lucio Cecchinello – Image provided by Motorsport Images
On the signing of Alex Rins, Lucio Cecchinello, LCR Honda team chef; states: “We just finished signing the contract, all 3 parties, so we are finally able to announce it.”
For LCR Honda Alex Rins might be the right man at the exact right time bringing a lot of experiance from the factory seat at Suzuki.
On Rins’ experience Cecchinello states: “This wealth f experience, coupled withg Rins’ abillity to give the precise suggestions to his technicians, as I’ve heard, will surely help us to improve our bike package.”
With Rins signed Cecchinello explains the team is “aiming to fight for more podiums”.