Jordi Torres is one the large personalities within the World Superbike Championship, and he has performed effectively this season on the Althea BMW S1000RR. For the 2018 season although, Torres – that’s “Spanish Elvis” to his followers – might be on a manufacturing facility bike, getting a journey with MV Agusta Reparto Corse.
Torres can have massive boots to fill at MV Agusta, as Leon Camier has impressed in latest seasons, placing the MV Agusta F4 RC into factors positions nobody thought doable. Camier leaves MV Agusta, for greener pastures on the Crimson Bull Honda WorldSBK group.
With MV Agusta set to proceed with the present platform for the 2018 season, not a lot technical progress may be made for Torres, which in a manner will make for unfair some comparisons for the Spaniard, who’s driving in his fourth season of WorldSBK racing.
Nonetheless, a robust debut with MV Agusta might assist increase Torres into the highlight for different manufacturing facility groups, and naturally the Italian squad will be capable of give him extra assist than what’s been coming from BMW Motorrad and the Althea squad.
“I’m actually excited to begin this new season with Staff MV Agusta Reparto Corse,” stated Torres. “Over these latest seasons I’ve been in a position to consider the wonderful rise of the [MV Agusta] F4 RC and I’m positive we can take some very optimistic ends in 2018.”
“Due to Andrea Quadranti, Giovanni Castiglioni and MV Agusta for believing in me and my potential; I actually look ahead to driving this bike throughout the subsequent checks.”
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