Shinya Ezawa promoted to join Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup
The Japanese rider will take on a new challenge in 2023 as Dorna’s selected rider to move up the Road to MotoGP™
Shinya Ezawa will race in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup in 2023! The Japanese rider, who joined the Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup as a rookie this season, impressed from the off and fought for the crown before ending the season as runner up.
Ezawa will join the Rookies in 2023 as Dorna Sports’ selected rider, where he will continue to race 2022 Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup Champion Hakim Danish from Malaysia and Australian ATC frontrunner Carter Thompson, both of whom were selected at the Rookies selection event earlier in the season.
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Promoted: Rhys Stephenson set to race in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup!
The Honda British Talent Cup frontrunner will take on a new challenge in 2023 on the Road to MotoGP™
Rhys Stephenson has been promoted to the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup! After an impressive season in the Honda British Talent Cup, Stephenson has been chosen as the selected rider to move up the Road to MotoGP™ in 2023. This year, the opportunity is a place in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup.
Stephenson emerged as the key race day challenger to eventual Champion Johnny Garness in 2022, with the two staging a number of impressive duels. Stephenson will now move up the Road to MotoGP™ as Dorna and MSVR’s selected rider, but won’t cross paths again with his BTC rival – for now – as Garness will not reach the minimum age to compete in the Rookies in 2023.
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Kevin Farkas promoted to the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup
The 2022 NTC runner up will take on the Rookies as Dorna’s selected rider
Kevin Farkas is set to take on a new challenge in 2023: the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup! The Hungarian rider was the runner up in the 2022 Northern Talent Cup and showed incredible pace and progress as the season went on, escaping at the front for a number of impressive wins.
Dorna Sports has selected Farkas to move up the Road to MotoGP™ after his impressive showing of improvement and potential during his time in the NTC, and he’ll now take on the Rookies to continue his progress.
More, from a press release issued by FIM JuniorGP World Championship:
Dodo Boggio promoted to race in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup
The Italian will take on his next challenge in 2023 as Dorna’s selected rider to move up
Dodo Boggio will race in the Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup in 2023! The Italian is Dorna Sports’ selected rider from the 2022 Hawkers European Talent Cup and will now move up the Road to MotoGP™ into the Rookies.
Boggio took two Hawkers ETC wins and two further podiums this year, and he will now join some familiar rivals from 2022 as a number of his fellow Hawkers ETC frontrunners also make the move to the Rookies after being chosen at the Selection Event: Champion Guido Pini, Hakim Danish, Alberto Ferrandez, Carter Thompson and Leo Rammerstorfer.