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Grand Prix Commission ban winglets in Moto3™

Grand Prix Commission ban winglets in Moto3™

The Grand Prix Commission met on the 11th of May and decided to ban the use of winglets in the lightweight class with immediate effect.

The Grand Prix Commission composed of Messrs. Carmelo Ezpeleta (Dorna, Chairman), Ignacio Verneda (FIM CEO), Herve Poncharal (IRTA) and Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA), in an electronic meeting held on 11th May, made the following decision:

Technical Regulations – Effective Immediately

Aerodynamic Wings – Moto3™ Class

In March of this year it was agreed that aerodynamic wings in the Moto2™ class would be banned immediately. It was also agreed that wings would be banned in the Moto3™ class from 2017.

Following a unanimous proposal from all Manufacturers in the Moto3™ Working Group, the Grand Prix Commission have confirmed that the ban on aerodynamic wings in the Moto3™ class will now be effective immediately. 

A regularly updated version of the FIM Grand Prix Regulations which contains the detailed text of the regulation changes may be viewed shortly on: http://www.fim-live.com/en/sport/regulations-and-documents/grand-prix/

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MotoGP, 2016

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