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The FIM approves the new minimum ages for MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3

The Grand Prix Commission of the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM) has ratified the minimum ages for riders to compete in the next Moto2


The Grand Prix Commission of the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM) has ratified the minimum ages for riders to compete in the next Moto2 and Moto3 World Championship, which will be 16 years old, and in the MotoGP category, which will be 18, it reported in a statement.

The Commission chaired by the Spanish Carmelo Ezpeleta approved the proposals that had already been announced with the minimum age requirements for pilots participating in the World Championship to obtain their license.

For the year 2023, a new increase in the minimum age of the riders is announced, which will be 18 years for the three categories, the same required for the MotoGP championship.

The Commission establishes, however, an exception for the winners of the Moto3 Junior World Championship and the MotoGP Rookies Cup, who may participate in the Moto3 World Championship, either as a contract, guest or substitute rider, even if they are not of the minimum age. required, but in any case they must be at least 15 years old in 2022, 16 in 2023 and 17 in 2024.

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