Phillip Island, renowned for its delightful penguin parades, recently hosted a thrilling fan ride-in, igniting an exciting MotoGP weekend.
Leading this exciting gathering was the incredible Marc Marquez of the Repsol Honda Team, along with riders like Pedro Acosta from Red Bull KTM Ajo and a few more.
Before the race action heated up, a special pre-event Q&A session took place in San Remo. The riders, past and future legends, took the stage to connect with their fans.
The atmosphere was buzzing as fans gathered to hear the stories and insights from these motorcycle icons.
Following the Q&A, an exciting ride was in store. Marquez led a motorcycle convoy across Phillip Island, from the bridge to the Grand Prix circuit, creating a breathtaking spectacle.
The journey concluded with a circuit lap, offering a perfect photo opportunity as Pedro Acosta rejoined the group for this iconic moment.
Over 400 enthusiastic bikers set the stage for an exciting weekend at the MotoGP™ Guru by Gryfyn Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix.
As the weekend progresses, the action on the circuit is expected to intensify, delighting fans with high-speed thrills.
Don’t miss the Tissot Sprint on Saturday at 15:00 and the highly anticipated Grand Prix race on Sunday at 14:00.
Marc Marquez was delighted, saying, “It was amazing! The fantastic weather and the sight of all the bikes following us were incredible.”
This is important because, despite the distance from Europe, we spent a lovely hour with all the motorcycle fans here.
We’re coming from a challenging weekend in Mandalika where I struggled to manage the situation, especially on Sunday. We’ve learned from it and aim to regain our confidence. It’s a circuit I like, but we need to stay calm.”
With the stage ready for MotoGP action at Phillip Island, fans eagerly anticipate an unforgettable weekend filled with thrilling racing.