Did the Qatar Grand Prix decide the 2023 MotoGP world championship? We debate Jorge Martin’s disaster and the shock winner’s future
The Qatar Grand Prix did not decide the 2023 MotoGP world championship, as Pecco Bagnaia is still in the lead. Jorge Martin had a disappointing race, which has put him at a disadvantage in the title race with only one more race to go in Valencia. The Race MotoGP Podcast discusses Martin’s struggles and predicts how the season will unfold in the final race. Bagnaia’s performance in Qatar could have been even better if he hadn’t been beaten by Fabio di Giannantonio. The podcast also explores the rider market situation for 2024 and explores alternative scenarios to accommodate all deserving riders. Additionally, there is a debate about the actions of Aleix Espargaro and Franco Morbidelli during and after their practice incident.