Morbidelli remains positive despite final-lap collapse in Argentina MotoGP
Franco Morbidelli's fourth-place finish at the Argentina MotoGP has given him a confidence boost, but the rider remains aware of his collapse in the final laps of the race. Speaking to Motorsport.com, the Italian admitted that while he was happy with the result, he needs to work on his consistency to challenge for podium positions regularly.
Morbidelli highlighted his difficulties during the race, explaining that the high temperatures affected his performance. He revealed that he struggled with the front tyre, which prevented him from pushing harder and maintaining his pace.
Despite his struggles, Morbidelli showed resilience and remained focused throughout the race, which he believes helped him achieve the result. He also credited his team for their hard work, stating that they have been working tirelessly to improve the bike's performance.
The rider acknowledged that he needs to work on his fitness and mental strength to become more competitive in the sport. However, he remains optimistic about his chances and believes that with hard work and a bit of luck, he can achieve his goals.
Morbidelli's fourth-place finish in Argentina was a step in the right direction for the rider, who had a difficult start to the season. While he acknowledges that there is still a lot of work to be done, he is determined to build on this result and continue improving his performance in the upcoming races.