Jonas Folger was quick to admit that the stoppage of Sunday’s Moto3™ race in Texas was of great benefit to himself and Mapfre Aspar Team Moto3. The German, who finished fourth in the eventual five-lap dash to the finish line, has been able to reconfigure his machine.
Jonas Folger insists that he will adopt a race-by-race lookout across the Moto3™ season, as opposed to maintaining a sole focus on the world championship title. On Tuesday, motogp.com caught up with the German as Aspar launched their bikes for 2013.
Jonas Folger set the initial pace as Moto3™ pre-season testing continued in Spain on Monday. The Mapfre Aspar Team Moto3 rider lapped the Circuito de Jerez in 1’47.149, leading Estrella Galicia 0,0’s Alex Rins and Team Calvo’s Maverick Viñales.