Alex Marquez follows in Marc’s Moto footsteps
Alex Marquez followed in the footsteps of brother Marc yesterday by winning the Moto2 championship at the Malaysian Grand Prix. Marc Marquez, who won his sixth MotoGP title in Thailand last month, was also crowned Moto2 champion in 2012. Both brothers have also won what is now known as Moto3. Alex, riding for the Marc VDS Moto2 team, finished second to Brad Binder yesterday to be sure of the title with a round to spare and a lead of 28 points. “He is not ‘the brother of.’ He is Alex Marquez and he is the world champion two times in Moto3 and Moto2,” said Marc, who celebrated with his sibling.