Latvia proved to be a tough challenge for Honda’s MX2 riders. Honda 114 Motorsports Mitch Evans crashed in his qualifying race which gave him a poor choice on the start gate and a hard push through the pack in race one. Brent Van doninck also had a tough weekend battling to overcome sickness on this energy-sapping circuit. Zach Pichon struggled in Latvia and will be looking to make-amends in Germany.
Mathys Boisrame showed fantastic promise with 5th in his qualifying race – his career best result so far. Lying in third place in race one another rider chased which took him down – spoiling his overall result. He joins our list of riders who will regroup and refocus at the German GP next weekend.