Joan Mir: “Buriram is different from Phillip Island and Honda has been strong in the past”


The Spanish MotoGP rider Joan Mir (Repsol Honda) goes optimistic to the Thai Grand Prix this weekend, a stage where his bike “has been strong” in previous years and which is held on a “different” circuit than Phillip’s. Island and with the addition of a “slightly warmer” temperature.

“We come into the last of three intense races in a row, but our focus and determination are exactly the same. Last weekend was tough, but the Honda has been strong here in Thailand in the past, so let’s see what it’s like. possible this coming weekend,” Mir said in statements provided this Wednesday by his team.

The Spaniard also hopes that the track conditions will favor them. “Buriram is a very different circuit to Phillip Island, and the weather also seems a little warmer. Therefore, it will be important to adapt the bike quickly and well,” he stressed.