Marco Bezzecchi Claims First MotoGP Victory at Argentina 2023

Finally, Marco Bezzecchi has achieved his first-ever career win in MotoGP at the rainy Argentine circuit, riding with the Mooney VR46 Racing Team bike owned by Italian legend Valentino Rossi. Bezzecchi dominated the race from the beginning, leaving J. Zarco is in second place with over a 4-second difference and A. Marquez is in third.

Marco Bezzecchi under braking in wet race

Despite feeling uncertain about the rain on the morning of the race, Bezzecchi displayed great confidence throughout the race.

“I felt it this morning. I felt that I was really good. But then, when I saw the rain, I was desperate, honestly,” Marco Bezzecchi

However, as the race progressed, his confidence grew, stating, “In the warm-up, I don’t know, I jumped on the bike [and] the feeling was incredible. Also on the wet. So I said, ‘OK, I can do this’. And the race was fantastic.” As reported at

2023 MotoGp Argentine champion

2023 MotoGp Argentine champion Marco Bezzecchi

Bezzecchi’s self-assurance finally paid off as he won his first premier MotoGP race with an overall time of 0:44:28.518 at the wet 2023 Argentine circuit.

With 34 points earned, he now leads the championship standings with 50 points, leaving second-place contender and reigning world champion F. Bagnaia with 41 points. Bagnaia crashed while in second place, with only 8 laps remaining in the race.

Overall, Bezzecchi’s impressive performance showcased his talent and potential as a rising star in the MotoGP world. Media source: