Loris Baz1993-02-01 (age 27)
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Dutch outfit Ten Kate has joined forces with Yamaha and ex-MotoGP rider Loris Baz for 2019, as it targets an speedy return to the World Superbike championship.
As many as six riders are in contention for the two seats at Avintia Ducati for the 2018 MotoGP season, Motorsport.com has learned.
Tech 3 Yamaha's Pol Espargaro and Avintia Ducati's Loris Baz have both escaped serious injury after coming together on the opening lap of the MotoGP race at Silverstone.
Maverick Vinales claimed Suzuki's first MotoGP race win in nearly a decade at Silverstone, expertly controlling a restarted race after a huge crash on the opening lap brought out the red flags.
Loris Baz says he is determined to prove that the Avintia MotoGP squad made the right choice in retaining him for next season in the remaining races of the 2016 season.
Avintia Racing will keep the same line-up of Hector Barbera and Loris Baz for the 2017 MotoGP season, the team has announced.