In the midst of his state duties, President Joko Widodo received a visit from a number of MotoGP racers at the Merdeka Palace, Jakarta, Wednesday (16/3).
Rapsel Ali who is the CEO of Mandalika SAG Racing Team Indonesia explained that his party plans to show a special surprise on the appearance of the motorbike racer Bo Bensnyder and his partner Gabriel Rodrigo when appearing in the Moto-2 event at the Pertamina International Street Circuit Mandalika, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara.
However, Rapsel still kept the surprise a secret. « I invite all of us to watch the exciting Moto-2 fight in Mandalika on March 20, 2022, please support Pertamina Mandalika SAG Racing Team Indonesia, » said Rapsel.
Meanwhile, Charles Bonar Sirait as Director of Strategic Communication and Business Development of Pertamina Mandalika Racing Team Indonesia, who explained that the atmosphere of the President’s meeting with the Moto-GP racers was very fluid, filled with a friendly and fun atmosphere.
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Bensnyder and Rodrigo who were present on the occasion also felt very happy and proud to be received directly by the President and had the opportunity to enjoy the palace’s warm ginger wedang.
« Pertamina Mandalika SAG Racing Team Indonesia as the only Moto-2 representative invited to the palace by President Joko Widodo through drivers Bo Bensnyder and Gabriel Rodrigo is increasingly optimistic and must take advantage of this golden opportunity and support from President Joko Widodo to reach the podium at Mandalika » , said Charles.
According to Charles, the quality of the Moto-2 riders who will take part in Mandalika is very good. However, because the race will be held at Mandalika, especially since the President has given his support for the Mandalika SAG riders, don’t waste it. « The Indonesian people hope that the best results can be contributed by Bo Bensnyder and Gabriel Rodrigo in Mandalika, » said Charles.
Charles also motivated Bensnyder and Rodrigo to be able to show a determined mentality to win at Bumi Mandalika Indonesia. (R-3)