Italian company to play a vital role in the FIM Enel MotoE™ World Cup from 2019 to 2021
As the dawn of competition for the FIM Enel MotoE™ World Cup draws closer, the foundations of the newest class in the MotoGP™ paddock are taking shape. Following the second MotoE™ Teams Meeting at Mugello, it gives Dorna Sports great pleasure to announce Italian company Dell’Orto as the Official Data Acquisition partner of MotoE™. The agreement will see the Italian company become play a vital role in the Cup, supplying the data acquisition system from inception until the end of 2021 in an initial three-year deal. As the ECU supplier for the Moto3™ World Championship, Dell’Orto are the perfect partner with whom to take on the challenge of MotoE™ – sharing the same values and commitment to progress that make the FIM Enel MotoE™ World Cup such an exciting project and challenge. Dell’Orto will provide a state-of the-art package, including data logger, inertial measurement unit, suspension and brake sensors along with tyre monitoring system.
Andrea Dell’Orto – DELL’ORTO S.p.A. Executive Vice President, says: “In the near future, sustainable mobility will be based on different solutions that combine electric propulsion with the combustion engine and Dell’Orto wants to take part in this challenge. As we invest in new talents in Moto3, we will invest in new technologies in MotoE. We are always ready to embrace new challenges!”
“I’m delighted that we can once again deepen our relationship with an existing partner and build for the future together,” adds Pau Serracanta, Managing Director of Dorna Sports. “To have a company such as Dell’Orto on board with MotoE is an important step, sharing as we do our commitment to progress and new challenges.” The Energica Ego Corsa MotoE™ machine will next be back on track for a demo lap at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in the hands of 1999 MotoGP™ World Champion Alex Crivillé, with anticipation continuing to mount ahead of the debut for the Cup next season.