News Details

Rossi: Marquez apology attempt a PR-motivated "joke"

Valentino Rossi says Marc Marquez's attempts to apologise in the aftermath of their clash in the Argentina MotoGP race were “a joke” for the sake of PR. Marquez speared Rossi off the track at the Turn 13 right-hander while battling for sixth place late in the race – with Rossi crashing on the wet grass and Marquez subsequently assessed a 30-second penalty. The reigning champion slowed and gestured towards Rossi immediately following the crash, and after the race he was seen walking down the pitlane to Yamaha's garage to talk to the Italian – but was turned away by Rossi's right-hand man Uccio Salucci. Asked about Marquez visiting his garage, Rossi said: “It is a joke, it is PR....
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Rossi now "scared" to ride near Marquez -...

Yamaha MotoGP boss Lin Jarvis says Valentino Rossi is “scared” of...
-5mo from Motorsport.com

Rossi 'scared' by Marquez after clash

Valentino Rossi has admitted to feeling "scared" by the presence...
-5mo from SuperSport.com

Enraged Rossi claims Marquez has “destroyed our...

Valentino Rossi has lashed out at his MotoGP rival Marc Marquez in the...
-5mo from Motorsport.com

Marquez backed out of slicks gamble due to injury risk

Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez says he backed out of his slick-tyre...
-5mo from Motorsport.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2015 MGPToday.com
MGPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with MotoGP.