Deal done. This is how the Italian press moves forward with the news that Miguel Oliveira has already signed a contract with RNF, which will be an Aprilia satellite team from 2023, at the same time as it brings Alex Rins closer and closer to the management of LCR Honda.
Although an official confirmation is still missing, everything suggests that there will be a real possibility that the future rumors of Miguel Oliveira will finally end, Sky Sport Italia mentioning that the Portuguese has already signed until 2024 with the structure. by Razlan Razali.
If true, then the Portuguese is ending a six-year connection with the Austrian structure – he started in 2017 in Moto2, although he had his first chapter in 2015 in Moto3, before heading to Leopard Racing – and will be racing a bike other than the RC16 for the first time in the main rider class, where he has won four so far.
The same site also reports that Alex Rins, currently a Team Suzuki Ecstar rider, is getting closer and closer to formalizing the contract with Lucio Cecchinello’s LCR Honda, after the Spaniard was initially, allegedly, closer. de Gresini, like Oliveira, in a first instance.
So far there are no official confirmations on the subject, both in the case of the Portuguese and Rins.