World SBK rider Iker Lecuona to replace Alex Rins for British GP weekend as MotoGP returns after summer break.

It’s official. HRC rider Iker Lecuona will stand in for Alex Rins (LCR Honda CASTROL) at the Silverstone Circuit next week during the Monster Energy British Grand Prix.

Iker Lecuona: “I wish Alex a speedy recovery. In the meantime, I’m happy to jump on the bike, as I want to do my best and help the team. I like Silverstone’s layout, and we can have fun. I want to thank the Honda family and LCR for the opportunity.”

[Note: The story is as per press release]