Toprak Razgatlioglu confirms intention to join MotoGP in 2023

Next year Toprak Razgatlioglu will defend his Superbike World Championship, but with the aim of entering MotoGP in 2023. So much so that he’ll be testing the Yamaha YZR-M1 next year.

At an event organized by sponsor PATA, quoted by, the Turkish rider confirmed that he will take part in two private tests with Yamaha MotoGP in 2022 in order to make his debut in the premier class in 2023 – without diverting his focus from the task of which is on WSBK:

– I will test the M1 in two private tests in 2022. I’ll be with Cal Crutchlow, I hope to make my MotoGP debut in 2023. At the moment, however, all my attention is focused on the superbike.