Ecstar Suzuki MotoGP team confirm split with Iannone

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Ecstar Suzuki have today confirmed their split with Andrea Iannone, backing up the Italian’s statement at Mugello.

It is not year clear where Andrea Iannone will land but he has an option to replace Scott Redding at Aprilia alongside Aleix Espargaro if he is to stay in a factory team.

“During two seasons racing together Andrea has played an integral part in the growth of Suzuki’s MotoGP project, as well as assisting in the development of our GSX-RR. All of the Suzuki family are incredibly grateful for his help, and for the positive results achieved during the collaboration,” said a team statement.

“Naturally, with the 2018 season ongoing, Team Suzuki Ecstar and the Suzuki Motor Corporation will provide their utmost support to the Italian as we continue working together for the remainder of the season, looking forward to achieving strong results in the coming races.”

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