[Visio-interview 3/3] Endurance and Mathieu Gines: at full speed !
Continuation and end of our long interview with Mathieu Gines, the five-time French motorcycle speed champion … and 2014 world endurance champion! The Breton driver loves this discipline: team spirit, increasingly high level, twists and turns on the track (and off!), Tire war… He tells us.
In this third and final part of our MNC interview, the double French Superbike champion Mathieu Gines talks to us about … world endurance, this extremely popular discipline among French bikers, whether professional or amateur riders, face-to-face spectators "or" distance ".
- Visio-interview (1/3) : Who is Mathieu Gines, double champion of France Superbike ?
- Visio-interview (2/3) : Mathieu Gines, remarkable driver in more than one way
Mathieu knows and greatly appreciates the EWC, whose trophy he won in 2014 within the GMT94 team, in the company of David Checa of course, and Kenny Foray, his great rival currently in FSBK! The Yamaha rider (2020 marked his comeback on R1) explains the reasons for his affection. Even if…
Even if sometimes, the twists and turns on the track during its long races – more and more speed! – are particularly cruel. And even if the disappointments in the paddocks can be even more spectacular: our interlocutor saw his participation in the last 24 Hours of Le Mans canceled, the day before the race, after qualifying. !
In these conditions, it is difficult to establish large programs that closely combine speed and endurance. Impossible in any case according to Mathieu Gines who raced the 2020 Estoril final for the ERC team, on a Panigale V4 which reminded him of his 250 Grand Prix.
For 2021, the n ° 41 – but double "Number One" of the French Superbike championship – sets the priority on his project "Yamalube Michelin Tech Solutions" in FSBK … But he does not despair of winning his first 24 hour event ! However, he no longer makes a fixation: this victory will have to happen naturally, by integrating a top team.
According to our interlocutor, the ridden machine matters less than the shod tires, because within this multi-brand championship – like the FSBK, while WorldSBK and MotoGP have unique suppliers – the strategies of the manufacturers diverge. Should they be harmonized? Mathieu Gines asks the question … and answers ours !
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