Simeon joined the Avintia MotoGP staff early within the yr after eight seasons within the intermediate class which gave a single victory to the Sachsenring in 2015.
Granado has additionally confirmed itself in Moto2, however has moved to the Brazilian Superbike Championship this season.
The 2 drivers will now take part within the new MotoE 100% electrical championship, whose first season will begin in Jerez in Might and finish in Misano in September after the races at Le Mans, Sachsenring and on the Purple Bull Ring.
"There isn’t any doubt that this can be a milestone in my racing profession," Simeon mentioned. "I like the concept of being a part of the primary world championship with a complete new technology of racing bikes.
"It will likely be a totally completely different expertise, however on the identical time very thrilling.
"I’ve lived a yr in MotoGP, which has not been simple in any respect, and now I’m very completely satisfied to be a part of it. a brand new journey on this championship and with my staff. "
Granado added: "The MotoE World Cup is a novelty for everybody. How will the bike work and the way will we adapt our driving fashion to be aggressive?
"However I’m certain that with the assist of the staff, we can be aggressive from the very first race.
"The MotoE will mark a milestone within the street race and I’m delighted to be a part of this new journey."
The final month Dynavolt Intact GP grew to become the primary staff to recruit a rider for the inaugural MotoE season, asserting former Moto2 and Moto3 riders Jesko Raffin for registration on a single bike.
Maria Herrera was related to a race with the Aspar staff, whereas Bradley Smith and Randy de Puniet must also be on the grid with SIC and LCR respectively.
Eric Granado, race to the entrance
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