Sky Racing Team by VR46

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Team SKY-VR46
2018 name SKY Racing Team by VR46
Base Italy Tavullia, Italy
Principal Spain Pablo Nieto
Italy Valentino Rossi
Rider(s) Moto2
10. Italy Luca Marini
42. Italy Francesco Bagnaia

Moto3
8. Italy Nicolò Bulega
10. Italy Dennis Foggia
Motorcycle Moto2
Kalex Moto2
Moto3
KTM RC 250 GP
Tyres Dunlop
Valentino Rossi, owner of the team

The SKY Racing Team by VR46 is a motorcycle racing team owned by Valentino Rossi. The team races in Grand Prix motorcycle racing in the Moto3 category with KTM RC 250 GP motorcycles. The team manager is Pablo Nieto. The team also races in the Moto2 category with the Kalex Moto2 bike.

In the 2017 season opener at Qatar, Andrea Migno finished an impressive 6th for the Moto3 team, following that up with an even better 5th at the second event in Argentina.

Moto2[edit]

By season[edit]

Season Class Constructor Motorcycle No. Riders Races Wins Podiums Poles F.Laps Points Position
2017 Moto2 Kalex Kalex Moto2 42 Italy Francesco Bagnaia[1] 18 0 4 0 0 174 5th
62 Italy Stefano Manzi 0 0 0 0 14 25th
2018 Moto2 Kalex Kalex Moto2 42 Italy Francesco Bagnaia[2] 19 5 7 3 1 189 1st*
10 Italy Luca Marini 0 3 1 0 79 11th
Total 22 5 14 4 1 456

Moto3[edit]

By season[edit]

Season Class Constructor Motorcycle No. Riders Races Rounds Wins Podiums Poles F.Laps Points Position
2014 Moto3 KTM KTM RC250GP7i 5 Italy Romano Fenati[3] All 1–18 4 6 0 3 176 5th
21 Italy Francesco Bagnaia[4] 16 1–7, 10–18 0 0 0 1 50 16th
2015 Moto3 KTM KTM RC250GP 5 Italy Romano Fenati[5] All 1–18 1 3 1 1 176 4th
8 Italy Nicolò Bulega 1 18 0 0 0 0 4 31st
16 Italy Andrea Migno[6] All 1–18 0 0 0 0 35 19th
2016 Moto3 KTM KTM RC250GP 5 Italy Romano Fenati[7] 9 1–9 1 2 2 2 93 10th
8 Italy Nicolò Bulega All 1–18 0 2 1 2 129 7th
16 Italy Andrea Migno All 1–18 0 2 0 0 63 17th
48 Italy Lorenzo Dalla Porta 7 12–18 0 0 0 0 - -
2017 Moto3 KTM KTM RC250GP 8 Italy Nicolò Bulega[8] All 1–18 0 0 0 1 81 12th
10 Italy Dennis Foggia 2 14, 18 0 0 0 0 - -
16 Italy Andrea Migno[9] All 1–18 1 1 0 1 118 9th
2018 Moto3 KTM KTM RC250GP 8 Italy Nicolò Bulega 11* 1-11* 0 0 0 0 7* 27th*
10 Italy Dennis Foggia 11* 1-11* 0 0 0 0 17* 23rd*
Total 72 7 16 4 11
Key
Regular rider
Wildcard rider
Replacement rider

 * Season still in progress.

As of 15 October 2017

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Moto3: Francesco Bagnaia pilota del Team VR46 per il 2014" [Francesco Bagnaia rider for Team VR46 for 2014]. bikeracing.it (in Italian). 11 November 2013. Archived from the original on 13 November 2013. Retrieved 13 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Moto3: Francesco Bagnaia pilota del Team VR46 per il 2014" [Francesco Bagnaia rider for Team VR46 for 2014]. bikeracing.it (in Italian). 11 November 2013. Archived from the original on 13 November 2013. Retrieved 13 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Valentino Rossi and Sky form Moto3™ team". MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 24 September 2013. Retrieved 24 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Moto3: Francesco Bagnaia pilota del Team VR46 per il 2014" [Francesco Bagnaia rider for Team VR46 for 2014]. bikeracing.it (in Italian). 11 November 2013. Archived from the original on 13 November 2013. Retrieved 13 November 2013. 
  5. ^ "Fenati to ride with Sky Racing Team VR46 for 2015 season". MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 13 September 2014. Retrieved 14 September 2014. 
  6. ^ "Migno to join Sky Racing Team VR46 for 2015". MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 6 October 2014. Retrieved 6 October 2014. 
  7. ^ "@MotoGP: 11 September". Twitter. Twitter Inc. 11 September 2015. Retrieved 11 September 2015. 
  8. ^ "Bulega renews with SKY Racing Team VR46 for two years". MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 23 June 2016. Retrieved 21 July 2016. 
  9. ^ "Migno to remain with VR46 in Moto3". MotoGP.com. Dorna Sports. 2 September 2016. Retrieved 2 September 2016. 

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