The Japanese squire accuses him of forcing the mechanical failure within the Styrian Grand Prix and placing the remainder of the pilots in danger
- MotoGP Yamaha and Maverick Viales formally break their contract because of “strong arguments”
The Japanese producer Yamaha has determined to take Maverick Viales off the bike, contemplating that within the earlier race of the MotoGP Styrian Grand Prix he compelled a mechanical failure in his YZR M 1, placing the remainder of the riders in peril. Maverick Viales, who introduced after the Netherlands race that he wouldn’t proceed with Yamaha in 2022, won’t get replaced by some other rider within the second race on the Spielberg Pink Bull circuit.
In an announcement made public throughout the preview of the MotoGP Austrian Grand Prix, on the Pink Bull circuit in Spielberg, it states: “Yamaha regrets to announce that Maverick Viales’ registration at this weekend’s Austrian GP has been withdrawn by Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Team “.
And he assures that “the absence occurs after the suspension of the rider by Yamaha due to the inexplicable irregular functioning of the rider with the motorcycle during the race in Styria last weekend.”
“Yamaha’s decision is the result of an exhaustive analysis of the telemetry and the data of the last days,” the Japanese producer explains in that notice.
The conclusion reached by Yamaha is that “the rider’s actions could have caused significant damage to the engine of his YZR-M1 motorcycle, which could have caused serious risks for the rider himself and possibly pose a danger to all other riders. of MotoGP during the race “.
Moreover, the notice from Yamaha states that additional selections concerning the way forward for Maverick Viales with them till the tip of the season, when each events have mutually agreed to terminate their contract, will probably be taken later. “Decisions regarding future races will be made after a more detailed analysis of the situation and further discussions between Yamaha and the rider,” the notice explains.