Aleix Espargaro will remain in the MotoGP family after signing up with Honda as its test rider post his full-time end of his riding career.

Honda Racing Corporation will bolster their testing program with the addition of Aleix Espargaro as a Test Rider in 2025. With close to 250 premier class starts, the 34-year-old brings with him a wealth of experience on Grand Prix machinery as well as the pedigree of three victories and over 1,300 MotoGP points.

He will join HRC stalwart Stefan Bradl in continuing the development of the Honda RC213V. “Very excited to start a new chapter in my career,” said Espargaro. “Honoured to join HRC as a test rider & team player! Ill try my best to help them to be back at the top!”

[Note: The story is as per press release]