Toni Bou and Gabriel Marcelli continue to give gas in the Repsol Honda Trial Team 2023


The Repsol Honda Trial Team has confirmed that its riders Toni Bou, the most successful in history, and Gabriel Marcelli will continue with the team in the 2023 season, in which they will try to revalidate the individual titles of the Catalan and constructors in TrialGP and X-Trial .

“After winning the two world championships with Toni Bou and achieving fifth place in both events with the new driver Gabriel Marcelli, the team maintains its focus on the highest goals, both for the drivers and for the brand,” the team said in a statement.

Toni Bou, with his 32 world titles, will have before him the new challenge of improving himself and looking again for the two crowns at stake. For his part, Gabriel Marcelli’s goal will be, according to the team, to get on the podium regularly.

“It’s been a great season, but we’re going to try to make 2023 even better. The team has worked hard and very well throughout the year, not just in winter, because if there’s one thing our team has, it’s that we constantly seek perfection,” he assured. the ‘team manager’ and former driver Takahisa Fujinami.

‘Fuji’ assured that Bou had a “spectacular” 2022 and that he hopes he can give him continuity. “Toni won the two world titles, as he has accustomed us to, with very good races and leaving the title practically won before the last race in Italy, because he has never had a result other than the podium”, he recalled.

“Gabriel, in his first year as a team driver, has improved a little over previous seasons, but it is also true that he expected a little more. I am confident that next year he will be one of the regular drivers on the podium and improve even more.” plus this season’s classification, both in ‘outdoor’ and ‘indoor'”, said the Japanese.