Pecco Bagnaia knows that it’s official since this morning: from next year, Jack Miller will be a KTM rider. The announcement of the Australian driver’s move to the Factory team for the next two seasons has been confirmed. The Australian’s current teammate Francesco Bagnaia has posted various photos from the past four years on his Instagram profile, writing a lovely message to his friend and colleague. He already regrets it and is now waiting for Joan Mir with a firm footing… Or else!
Pecco Bagnaia has already openly let it be known in unambiguous words that, for him, the best teammate he could dream of in the coming years was the one he already had by his side, either Jack Miller. But the Aussie was already a lost cause. But not desperate since here he is guaranteed to be the next official of the factory KTM until 2024.
Nevertheless Pecco Bagnaia is a future orphan of Jack Miller and the approach is no exaggeration when reading his reaction to the news making the departure of Ducati inevitable: for me, it was an honor to have shared the box with you during these four years. You are one of the coolest people in the paddock and one of the strongest and most talented riders. We still have a lot of battles ahead of us on the track, my friend. Good luck in this new adventure, I’m sure you’ll get a lot of satisfaction out of it! Thank you Thriller “. Jack Miller replied : ” all the pleasure was for me to see you grow during these four years. I’m sure there will be more good times “.
After Jack Miller, Pecco Bagnaia can consider Joan Mir by his side
This situation being clarified, another should accelerate and it concerns the successor of Miller. Until then, this operation was limited to a duel between jorge martin and Enea Bastianini. But a third thief has arisen and it is about Joan Mir. Paolo Ciabatti did not quote him directly but said in Catalonia: ” there are some interesting riders that due to Suzuki’s decision are on the market “.
At the same Grand Prix near Barcelona, the rumor gained momentum since according to Todocircuito, the driver’s manager Suzuki would have met on the spot the leaders of Borgo Panigale to negotiate the incorporation Joan Mir to the clan Ducatigiving the Mallorcan the Desmosedici that Miller will leave at the end of the year to form a solid partnership within the Ducati Lenovo team with Pecco Bagnaia. In this way, in Borgo Panigale, they would have another MotoGP champion in their ranks again after the farewell of Jorge Lorenzo end of 2018…