The Italian rider scores the third fastest time of the day aboard his 1199 Panigale; Chaz Davies victim of a crash during the second practice session
The event was a chance for the riders to talk about the official test performed early this week.
The first race of the season will be this weekend in Australia.
The season starts this coming weekend in Australia.
Sylvain Barrier (BMW Motorrad Italia Superbike Team) and Michel Fabrizio (Iron Brain Kawasaki SBK) both crashed.
The Championship will officially kick-start on February 23rd
Shell is extending its Technical Partnership with Ducati to support the Italian manufacturer’s return to the World Superbike stage in an official capacity in 2014.
The required minimum quantity of produced units necessary to obtain homologation are reviewed periodically...
Alstare formede a long-term partnership with Bimota brand and will compete in the EVO class in this year’s World Superbike Championship.
This will be a two rider team running the new 2014 EBR 1190RX, represented by riders Geoff May and Aaron Yates.
South Africa appears on the provisional calendar for the 2014 eni FIM World Superbike Championship.
The iconic Italian brand, which has a record of 37 Championship and 38 Manufacturers titles, will be officially involved at world level with the Yakhnich Motorsport Team.
Ducati announce 2014 World Superbike riders: Chaz Davies and Davide Giugliano with first pre-season testing getting underway at Jerez.
Former World Superbikes champion announces early retirement
SBK Ducati Alstare drivers Xavi Forés and Ayrton Badovini secured 9th and 13th place finish in Jerez respectively.
Sam Lowes wins his last Supersport race in Jerez, Spain,
Xavi Fores and Ayrton Badovini qualified in eighth and thirteenth position respectively for tomorrow’s races.
In Jerez, during the final SBK round of the 2013 season, the Spanish rider, after twenty years or racing and success, has confirmed his decision to retire.
In World Supersport, Yakhnich Motorsport one-two in Qualifying 1
The race at Jerez mark the final round of the BMW Motorrad factory in the Superbike World Championship.
At the penultimate Magny-Cours round, which took place one week ago, Badovini and substitute rider Michele Pirro took mixed results.
BMW Motorrad Goldbet STK Team celebrating factory rider, Sylvain Barrier (FRA) winning the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup for the second year in succession.
Michele Pirro was sixth to cross the line in race one, before unfortunately suffering a crash in race two.
The Championship leader got a perfect start out of pole and steadily pulled away, to place a considerable gap between himself and the chasing duo of Eugene Laverty and Sylvain Guintoli.
Having taken third and eighth respectively in the dry session on Friday, Chaz Davies and Marco Melandri secured their place in Superpole.
Ayrton Badovini qualified sixth while Michele Pirro, suffering a crash in the final stages, will start from tenth position in tomorrow’s races.
The French round for the World Superbike series saw the points leader secure his 8th Superpole of the season.
Ayrton Badovini and Michele Pirro took to the Magny-Cours racetrack in France today for the first practice and qualifying sessions