The 24 year-old German rider will race for the NGM Forward Racing Team on board a Forward Yamaha machine next year.
The 2011 Moto2â„¢ World Champion has been riding with the LCR Honda MotoGP team in the premier class since 2012 but now looks forward to a new chapter in his racing career with the Forward Racing squad.
Giovanni Cuzari, Team Owner of the NGM Forward Racing outfit, commented, â€œItâ€™s with great pleasure that we welcome Stefan Bradl to our team. We believe that Stefan is a strong rider, that our package will suit his riding style very well and we look forward to start this new cooperation.
Moreover, Germany represents an important market and itâ€™s important to have a strong German rider in our line up.â€