News for the Yamaha Spaniard, who will have Valentino Rossi’s old manager at his side, leaving the Iwata test team
Revolution in sight for Maverick Vinales. The Spaniard of Yamaha, in fact, changes crew chief: stop collaborating with his compatriot Esteban Garcia who is replaced by the expert Silvano Galbusera. This change should go through this weekend for the Catalunya GP. At the basis of the decision, it seems, the desire of Esteban Garcia himself, who followed Vinales since 2019, after the end of his relationship with Ramon Forcada, to take a step back.
ex of vale
The ball then passes to Silvano Galbusera, an extremely experienced crew chief alongside Valentino Rossi until the end of the 2019 season and who after separating from Pesaro remained in Yamaha at the head of the test team. The completely unexpected change can therefore be defined almost as an internal rotation.
after the victory the collapse
The season of Maverick Vinales, Nina’s new father, has not been easy so far: he is sixth in the world championship 41 points behind the leader, his teammate Fabio Quartararo, but with a waning performance after the excellent start with the success in the initial GP of the championship , in Qatar. That victory may have been delusional, but in the following five races Vinales did not confirm his level, obtaining as his best result the 5th place in the Doha GP, again on the Losail track. Hence, perhaps, the reasons for the change of his crew chief.
June 2, 2021 (change June 2, 2021 | 20:52)
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