Keep the momentum of the second place and aim to win the title.
Yamaha factory team YART Yamaha will test in early February ahead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans YART Yamaha has announced its 2021 rider line-up for the title race. Marvin Fritz, Niccolo Canepa and Karel Hanica will form the rider trio, with Michael Laverty as a backup rider.
It's hard to change the structure of a winning team and YART Yamaha will be looking to keep the momentum going after finishing runner-up at the 2019-2020 FIM EWC.
Last season, the Austrian team, led by coach Mandy Kynes, won two out of four races. They won the Sepang 8 Hours and the Estoril 12 Hour Race to close out the 2019-2020 season.
YART Yamaha will head to the 24 Hours of Le Mans on April 17 and 18 with the same rider line-up as last season. German rider Marvin and Italian rider Niccolò have been the mainstays of the team, but for 2020, Czech rider Karel has been added to the line-up. Michael will be a strong back-up rider for the team if required.
Original Source [ EWC x Webike World Endurance Championship support site ]