Monster Energy, that maintains Hamilton in addition to the Yamaha MotoGP factory team, is compelling for a ride swap between him and also seven-time premier-class champion — nevertheless F1 host also has its sights on a MotoGP test for Hamilton.

Hamilton has been in attendance for MotoGP’s opening round of 2019 in Qatar as a guest of their -backed SRT Yamaha team, also contains joked he could “nag to provide me a ride on one of their bicycles ”.

Asked whether a MotoGP conduct was really a goal of hisor her Hamilton told motogp.com: “100 percent I’m going to ride , I’m building up to it.

“I still desire more days [to a bike] firstly because I’ve just had two-and-a-half kind of days onto the trail, but finally I’d love to try a MotoGP bike. That’s the fantasy.

“I see it every weekend it’s really around. Even when I’m on the grand prix weekend, I’m jumping from my meetings before and after [F1] qualifying and so I can see the qualifying here. ”

Hamilton trialled a Yamaha World R1 machine in a two-day test at Jerez last year, riding along with works passengers Michael van der Mark and Alex Lowes.

Embedded within the SRT team this weekend in Qatar, he was seen sitting in on a post-qualifying debrief for its own rider Franco Morbidelli.

“To meet Le has been a fantastic adventure for me,” Morbidelli said. “I enjoyed alot, and I was very astonished to observe how he is as a person — he is a excellent man, very humble, very enthusiastic in this particular sport, very enthusiastic.

“He did lots of questions regarding riding, about how is the bike, what you do this, everything you do there, the way the noodle ingestion is.

“it was just fine, also it was a pity to not have the time to talk with him. But I enjoyed the moment, and that I expect he enjoyed as well to live this moment inside the pitbox also to observe the way the two wheel cyclists act. ”

Morbidelli’s teammate Fabio Quartararo, who qualified fifth on his MotoGP introduction,

Additional coverage by Khodr Rawi

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