Hector Barbera1986-11-02 (age 33)
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Former MotoGP rider Hector Barbera had to skip his home round in the World Supersport championship after his Yamaha bike came up missing on race day.
Ex-MotoGP rider Hector Barbera will make his World Supersport debut at the Portuguese round in September with the Puccetti Kawasaki team, it has been announced.
Former MotoGP rider Hector Barbera has parted ways with his Pons Moto2 team a day on from being charged with driving under the influence.
As many as six riders are in contention for the two seats at Avintia Ducati for the 2018 MotoGP season, Motorsport.com has learned.
Avintia Ducati's Hector Barbera set the pace in the opening MotoGP practice for the Austrian Grand Prix after Andrea Dovizioso's best time was deleted.
Avintia Ducati's Hector Barbera topped the second MotoGP practice session at a rainy Sachsenring, beating Marc Marquez by less than a tenth.
Hector Barbera will get a second race with the Ducati factory team as he compete in place of the injured Andrea Iannone at Phillip Island.
Andrea Dovizioso sent Ducati to the top of the time sheets in opening practice with his final flying lap of Twin-Ring Motegi to eclipse Marc Marquez by a quarter-second.
Andrea Dovizioso believes Hector Barbera's arrival at Ducati will be good for the team, as the Spaniard replaces Andrea Iannone in this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix.
Hector Barbera will graduate to the factory Ducati team this weekend at Motegi, substituting for the injured Andrea Iannone, while Mike Jones will replace Barbera in the Avintia team.