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Ahead of the 2019 summer break, Tasca Racing Scuderia Moto2 have announced that Mattia Pasini will replace Simone Corsi from the Czech GP onwards.
Pasini has competed in four races as a replacement rider this season already, three for Petronas Sprinta Racing in Austin, Le Mans and at Mugello, while at Jerez he replaced the injured Jake Dixon in the Sama Qatar Angel Nieto Team ranks. Now, the Italian will complete the rest of the 2019 campaign with Tasca Racing Scuderia Moto2 as they replace Corsi with the 12-time Grand Prix race winner.
Was not the weekend we expected, but happy whit my team...thanks to @sepangracingteam! We will see in barcellona..???????????? #mugello #motogp #moto2 #sky #skysport #skymotogp #dainese #agv #pata #petronas #petronasmotorsport #pata #printingsolutions #ethicsport #pollini #instagram pic.twitter.com/dN3iuTl91P— Mattia Pasini 54 (@MattiaPasini) June 3, 2019
Pasini: “I am delighted to be able to run this second part of the season with Tasca Racing. The goal will be to finish in the top 5 at the next races.”
Enrico Tasca - Team Principal: “Changing the rider was not an easy decision. I would like to thank Simone for these two years together. But I am also delighted that a rider like Mattia joins us to finish this season, which can still bring us satisfaction.”