This is the first time that the World Superbikes will race at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia.
Teammate Chaz Davies lines up in 11th
After an extremely important race weekend, the team went straight back to work today at Imola today during official testing.
Chaz Davies and the Ducati Superbike Team powered the 1199 Panigale to a second place finish in both of the day’s hard-fought Superbike races.
Bad weather but a good result for Davide Giugliano
Riders Chaz Davies and Davide Giugliano closed day one of timed practice in third and fifth position respectively.
Davide Giugliano qualified second while Chaz Davies closed eleventh
The first race of the season will be this weekend in Australia.
Sylvain Barrier (BMW Motorrad Italia Superbike Team) and Michel Fabrizio (Iron Brain Kawasaki SBK) both crashed.
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.
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,
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.
Michele Pirro was sixth to cross the line in race one, before unfortunately suffering a crash in race two.
Guintoli edges Sykes after first qualifying session.
Tight fight for the FIM World Superbike riders in France this weekend. Sam Lowes can wrap-up the World Supersport as he holds a 49-point advantage.
Badovini would like to finish the season in a positive way, earning as many points as possible for the championship standings.
Team SBK Ducati Alstare was unfortunately unable to secure the kind of results it had hoped for in the second Superbike race at Laguna Seca