Forward of the inaugural Indian Grand Prix MotoGP occasion to be held this weekend, key workforce personnel and riders, together with six-time champion Marc Marquez, haven’t but obtained their Indian visas and needed to miss their flights.
The thirteenth spherical of the 2023 MotoGP World Championship is ready to be held on the Buddh Worldwide Circuit from September 22-24.
Honda rider Marquez and his teammate Joan Mir have been alleged to be in India on Wednesday morning for an occasion on the Honda India manufacturing unit in Manesar earlier than the organisers referred to as it off on Tuesday morning.
Marquez took to his social media account and posted an image of himself on a bicycle with a caption in Spanish that translated to “Flight delayed attributable to lack of visa for #Indiagp, so we’re going to pedal for a short time.”
Organisers make clear
Afterward Tuesday night, an announcement from Grand Prix of India acknowledged the problem and stated, “We remorse the unexpected delays within the visa issuance course of. We’re completely happy to announce that many of the visas have already been processed, with many extra on the horizon. Our groups are tirelessly working across the clock to make sure that each participant, from riders to technical officers, receives the visa promptly.”
Earlier within the day, former MotoGP Rider Loris Capirossi, the Security Advisor to MotoGP organiser Dorna Sports activities, expressed his satisfaction with the circuit after driving round it.
The Italian has been inspecting the monitor for the previous couple of days, and the official homologation by the FIM (Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme) is anticipated inside the subsequent two days.