Jorge Lorenzo has offered effusive praise of Pedro Acosta – and shared a back-story which hints at his brilliance.
Pedro Acosta, a 19-year-old rider, recently won the Moto2 championship in Malaysia. He will be joining the Tech3 GASGAS team in MotoGP next season. Known for his tireless work ethic and perfectionism, Acosta has been praised by three-time premier class champion Jorge Lorenzo. Acosta’s dedication to physical fitness has played a crucial role in his career success. With a Moto3 and a Moto2 title already under his belt, Acosta is entering MotoGP with high expectations and has been compared to a young Marc Marquez. Lorenzo has analyzed Acosta’s riding style, noting his ability to quickly angle curves and his extreme posture. Acosta will have his first experience on a MotoGP bike during the Valencia test on November 28.