Honda has extended Dani Pedrosa’s contract for two more years, as he will continue to partner Marc Marquez at the Repsol Honda Motogp team. Dani Pedrosa is currently tied for second place in the championship with Valentino Rossi and is yet to win a championship title, since he joined the works Honda team in 2006.
As the Motogp season enters it’s second half, three of the factory seats are already taken. Valentino Rossi, Marc Marquez and now Pedrosa, have all been confirmed, which leaves Jorge Lorenzo without too many options, but to stay back in the Yamaha camp. Speaking about his contract being extended, he said, “I’m very happy to be able to announce my renewal with the Repsol Honda Team, and grateful to Honda for the trust they have shown in me for a further two years,” Pedrosa said. “It’s the best way for me to continue in my racing career, together with the company I was with in my very first race. I am very excited to give my 100 percent and continue to work together with everyone at Honda Racing Corporation.”