Moto3 title leading team Leopard Racing have announced the third and final signing for its 2016 Honda line-up.

18-year Andrea Locatelli will ride alongside Fabio Quartararo and Joan Mir, a multiple winner in this year's (CEV) Moto3 Junior World Championship.

Locatelli made his grand prix at the Italian Grand Prix back in 2013 as a wild-card and currently races for Gresini. His best race finish is seventh position but he qualified on the front row in Texas.

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"I'm so proud and grateful for this big opportunity that the Leopard Racing team give me for the next season," Locatelli said. "I'm really happy about this agreement so I will be working hard during the winter months but also during the pre-season testing's with the team because I need to know my new technical staff about their way of working. For this, I am highly motivated to pay back the team and people in Leopard Racing my thanks for believing in me."

Leopard (Kiefer) will also return to Moto2 next season, signing Miguel Oliveira.

That leaves only Danny Kent, its Moto3 championship leader, to confirm his 2016 plans.

The Englishman is tipped to join Oliveira, but has also received MotoGP offers (UPDATE: Kent has now been confirmed at Leopard for Moto2)

The news confirms that Kent's current team-mates Efren Vazquez and Hiroki Ono will be leaving Leopard.