In the amazing location of the Bucci Moto’s stand at Eicma, it was the moment to announce one of the riders who will take part in the 2019 Italian Speed on the new, splendid BR17GP³ produced by Felino’s company, in what it will be its debut as a manufacturer and team in the best national competition.
With the number 9 on the wonderful Bucci livery, it will be the thirteen Biagio Miceli to ride the bike presented this week at the Milan Fair, with the young Italian runner up 160 in 2017 before his first experience in Premoto3 last year who will aim to improve what has been achieved and to bring the Bucci Team as far as possible.
Riding a minimoto since he was 7 years old, Miceli moved to CIV Junior after 3 years, finishing second in the championship at the debut with the 160 in 2017, collecting two podiums without ever falling below the fourth place in the race, to complete a first season with excellent results before the transition to 190 in the following year.
In 2018, in addition to closing the Civ Junior with the NovaEdil Racing Team in fourth position, winning two races during the season, Miceli debuted at a very young age in Premoto3, with the aim of becoming familiar with the high wheels, finishing the season with good results, growing in sight of 2019.
2019 that as mentioned will see Miceli, with the collaboration of Giancarlo Bruno and NovaEdil Racing Team, who will also be partner Bucci Moto for the MES Motoestate in the Moto4 category, to compete with the new creation of Claudio Bucci, who on the basis of the already successful BR17GP4 has developed the new bike, always in the name of Made in Italy.
Waiting for the first tests on the bike that will see Biagio busy during the next season, a first important announcement for the new Bucci Moto era in the Italian Speed Championship, with an interesting and ambitious project, with the aim to growing in an important reality as the CIV and at the same time to give the opportunity to Italian boys to shine in the saddle of the BR17GP³, waiting to announce also the other riders who will compose the Bucci lineup in 2019.
Claudio Bucci: “I am very pleased to be able to announce Biagio Miceli, in collaboration with Giancarlo Bruno of NovaEdil Racing Team, as one of our riders for the Italian Speed Championship Premoto3 in the next year. It is a great satisfaction for us to be able to reach an agreement with Miceli, a young boy, only 13 years old, with already experience in Premoto3, who therefore already knows the tracks and will be ready right from the start to push the Br17GP³ to the top. Biagio has been Italian vice-champion in 2017 and is an interesting kid with big talent and we are really pleased to see him with us and we are looking forward to the first tests. We are waiting to complete the lineup of our team for next year, we are talking with some riders and we are very confident to announce shortly their names, with our goal to create a young and talented team, to allow these guys to grow and show off their potential on the saddle of our motorbike”
Biagio Miceli: “I am really excited to be here on my new bike for next year and I am proud to have been chosen among the riders who will ride the new Bucci Moto creation, which I already like very much at the first sight. I am really happy and I can not wait to start, I come from an experience in Premoto3, so I already know what awaits me, I know the tracks and this year I will be competitive right away in the Championship Italian Speed premoto3 with Bucci Moto. I am looking forward to the first tests to bring this amazing bike to the track, I thank all the people who helped me and they are helping me along this path, Claudio Bucci, Giancarlo Bruno and my family”