The wintry weather ruin is drawing to an conclusion, the countdown is on to the 2013 eni FIM Superbike World Championship, and the BMW Motorrad GoldBet SBK group is under starter’s orders. With just three weeks to move except the season-opener in Phillip Island, the realigned BMW Motorrad works group turned into introduced to the general public in Munich, Germany, on Monday. The overseas media launch took location within the Double Cone constructing at BMW Welt near the BMW neighborhood’s headquarters.
BMW Motorrad Italia is now answerable for the works crew’s race and test outings, as well as work on the chassis. The energy educate and electronics are developed by BMW Motorrad in Munich. Marco Melandri strains up in his 2nd season as a BMW Motorrad works rider alongside his new team-friend Chaz Davies. As standard supervisor BMW Motorrad WSBK, Andrea Buzzoni is the man with general accountability for the Superbike venture.
4da1a46ec20cf93ee5c846a51e04f0ed.”We are looking to observe on from the success BMW Motorrad performed remaining season” explained Andrea Buzzoni. “The a variety of parts within the restructured team grew to be attuned to one another very without delay. Two very experienced groups, which have already shown in the past just how strong and skilled they are, have merged into one group. with a view to be successful, although, you also want decent riders and a superb bicycle – and we’ve them within the form of Marco, Chaz and the BMW S one thousand RR. one other critical ‘ingredient’ is the speed. The velocity, which is without doubt one of the most critical elements on course, is also essential for the work of the crew: to react and act speedy is vital to reach the goal and to be aggressive.”
Works rider Marco Melandri performed an immense role within the success of BMW Motorrad last year. “Going into the season we actually didn’t predict to pick up six wins and be in contention for the title appropriate down to the ultimate race. This 12 months i’m basically seeking to improve my own performances. I do not want to make the identical error as I did in 2012, and need to make the rostrum extra always” talked about the Italian, outlining his desires for the 2013 FIM Superbike World Championship.
Britain’s Chaz Davies is in his first season as a BMW Motorrad works rider. “here’s a large step for me, as it is the primary time I have been directly worried in a works mission. That potential an awful lot to me” said the 2011 Supersport World Champion. “i am very proud, because it is not just any works crew, however BMW – a powerful brand. I wish to buy full knowledge of this chance. My intention is to proceed improving, develop into more constant, and end the season within the precise 5.”