MotoGP's first grand prix in Austin, Texas had a perfect weather day during qualifying for the Ducati Team riders.
The second round of the overseas tour will be raced at Phillip Island, Australia.
Godfather of the Desmosedici MotoGP bike steps down due to health reasons
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Alex De Angelis will ride the Ignite Pramac Racing Ducati at Laguna Seca in place of Ducati factory test rider Michele Pirro. The team and Spies hope the American return at Indianapolis in mid-August.
Hayden and Dovizioso speak to world media about upcoming MotoGP season.
Extreme weather at the Sepang circuit did not make for a pleasant day for the Ducati team in Malaysia.
Nicky Hayden and Andrea Dovizioso are optimistic that with adjustments to their Desmosedici GP13 race bikes, they’ll be able to improve upon their lap times tomorrow.