Rolfo to replace Pasini at Speed Master
3 October 2012 – Roberto Rolfo will be drafted into Speed Master to replace Mattia Pasini for the rest of the MotoGP season, it has been announced. Rolfo competed in the premier class in 2005 and was a regular podium finisher in the now defunct 250cc class.
“I’m really happy there was the chance to reach this agreement with, as I’ll be taking part in the last four races of the season at the circuits of Motegi, Sepang, Phillip Island and, eventually, Valencia,” he says ahead of his debut on the CRT bike. It’ll be awesome to be back on top of a bike with such horsepower and to do it on the tracks that are among my favourite ones, where you really have a good time.
"Thanks to the team for giving me this opportunity; I’d like to take advantage of it at its best to prove that the desire to compete is high, as well as the intention to achieve good results.”
MotoGP continues in Japan next weekend.