The team Repsol Honda it is not performing as expected. The absence of its main figure, Marc Márquez, in the circuits of the 2021 championship, made the Japanese brand that knew how to dominate the different years of MotoGP, today fighting from behind. Far from the glory of recent seasons, today Honda is struggling to reach the podium, something assured with Márquez. «It’s a hell«, Says the manager Carlo Pernat.
In his multiple seasons as a rider manager, Carlo Pernat walked through the MotoGP paddock and is one of the most sought-after experts at the start of a championship. The Italian is no longer as present as before, but he usually gives his expectations and his analysis in the ‘GPOne’ medium. There, Pernat assured that Honda needs to have Márquez back in its ranks.
Honda without Marquez
According to Pernat’s words, Honda needs to get Márquez back on track, as soon as possible. Honda is hell. It depends on Márquez at 150% and it cannot sink like that. The one doing the best results is Stefan bradl, who is a test pilot. Pol Espargaro it seems like a failure. Alex Marquez he has been demoted and he is paying for it psychologically, ”Pernat assured.
Márquez continues with his recovery process in order to face his return to the slopes. The key date for Márquez to be able to return to a circuit on the calendar is next Monday, April 12. There the doctors who treat the multi-champion will meet with him, and will evaluate the steps to follow and decide what to do in the next few dates. The Spaniard wants to return and his fans too.
Until now, no new evidence of Márquez has been recorded aboard the RC213V-S, the street bike most similar to the one used by the Repsol Honda team in the MotoGP championship. However, it is not ruled out that in the coming days the Japanese team will get the Spanish back on the bike, who needs to roll again to give himself the new sensations in his arm.