The Portuguese GP which took place last week (22/11) marked the end of the 2020 MotoGP campaign. The race which took place at the Algarve Circuit, Portimao, Portugal was won by Red Bull KTM Tech3 rider, Miguel Oliveira.
Miguel Oliveira’s victory is not surprising, considering that he is also the home rider. But this victory feels special because it was a farewell gift for the Red Bull KTM Tech3 team.
For information, starting from the next 2021 season, a 25-year-old racer will join the Red Bull KTM Factory Racing team to replace Pol Espargaro who decided to leave the Repsol Honda Team.
Miguel Oliveira himself thanked the Red Bull KTM Tech3 Team.
“I also thank Tech 3, because this is our last race together. This is goodbye, but this is also a good day for Tech 3 and KTM.” He said after the race at Portimao.
Returning to the results of the last race of the 2020 season, Pramac Racing Team Rider Jack Miller finished second fastest, followed by the runner up in the final standings, Franco Morbidelli.
The world champion for the 2020 season, Joan Mir, failed to reach the finish line due to a motorbike problem. However, these results do not necessarily change Rider Suzuki Elctar’s position at the top of the standings.
Meanwhile, for the full details, the following are the results of the racing at the Portugal GP last Sunday (22/11).
1. Miguel Oliveira (Red Bull KTM Tech3)
2. Jack Miller (Pramac Racing)
3. Franco Morbidelli (Petronas Yamaha SRT)
4. Pol Espargaro (Red Bull KTM Factory Racing)
5. Takaaki Nakagami (LCR Honda Idemitsu)
6. Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team)
7. Stefan Bradl (Repsol Honda)
8. Aleix Espargaro (Aprilia Racing Team Gresini)
9. Alex Marquez (Repsol Honda)
10. Johann Zarco (Esponsorama Racing)
11. Maverick Viñales (Monster Energy Yamaha)
12. Valentino Rossi (Monster Energy Yamaha)
13. Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda Castrol)
14. Fabio Quartararo (Petronas Yamaha SRT)
15. Alex Rins (Suzuki Ecstar)
16. Danilo Petrucci (Ducati Team)
17. Tito Rabat (Esponsorama Racing)
18. Mika Kallio (Red Bull KTM Tech3)