Bucci Moto Factory Team for the Italian Championship 2022 is finally completed, as the company from Felino is able to announce the agreement with the young japanese-newzeelander rider Jean Turner, who will be alongside Casagrande Contardi, Zanellato and Martinez in the one which will be a 4 riders team for Claudio Bucci’s team in Premoto3.
Jean Turner comes from Japan, in which he raced in the young categories, having been progressing through the japanese race scene, winning the HRC NSF 100 Trophy Series and All Japan Flat Track racing in 2020 and 2021, showing how he’s ready for a big step in his career.
A big step which will happen in Italy in Premoto3 with the Bucci Moto Factory Team, a challenge for the young rider of Claudio Bucci’s team, as he’s ready to welcome with open arms the first non-europe rider in the history of the company, with who starting a growth process, providing him the best support to bring out the best from him and his potential.
Turner is the third generation from a newzeelander racing family, as his father was a racer and notably his granduncle was runner up to Giacomo Agostini in the 1971 World 500cc Championship, showing how this family has fuel in the veins.
Turner completes an important lineup for Bucci Moto, a mix of talent and youthful with four riders who will be at their full season debut, but with the necessary features to show the best of potential, showing once again how the company from Felino believes in the Premoto3 project, doubling its committment compared to 2021, with the clear target to be protagonists.
Claudio Bucci: “I am very happy to welcome Jean Turner and complete with him our lineup for 2022 in Premoto3 in the Italian Championship. Jean is only 13, but he is talented and racing addicted, so he will be able to be part of our Factory Team on a new challenge for him, who comes From Japan, in which he has won several championships. I’m confident we will be able to make a good progress with him, we are ready to provide him our best support in his growing path, and I can’t wait to start working with him. We are getting ready at our best in a category, the Premoto3, in which we doubled our committment compared to 2021, a category in which we strongly believe and in which we are ready to race with an important team, young and talented, to try to be protagonists”