Michele Pirro1986-07-05 (age 33)
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Ducati MotoGP test rider Michele Pirro will make his first World Superbike appearance for four years later this month at Misano.
Marc Marquez is adamant that Ducati ordered its test rider Michele Pirro to follow him during qualifying for MotoGP’s Italian Grand Prix at Mugello.
Check out Ducati's striking new MotoGP livery for the 2019 season from every angle.
Ducati has revealed Michele Pirro suffered concussion and a dislocated shoulder in his horror Mugello MotoGP practice crash.
Aleix Espargaro believes MotoGP came close to having a tragedy in practice at Mugello, as he reiterated calls for the "crazy" Turn 1 wall to be modified after Michele Pirro's huge crash.
Suzuki rider Andrea Iannone continued his strong Mugello MotoGP form by topping second practice for the Italian Grand Prix, which was interrupted by a major crash for Michele Pirro.
Tech 3 Yamaha boss Herve Poncharal admits he is "struggling" to find a sufficiently "exciting" replacement for the unwell Jonas Folger for the 2018 MotoGP season.
Ducati test rider Michele Pirro believes he would be able to more consistently fight for top positions if his team gave him more race opportunities.
Marc Marquez was fastest in the first MotoGP practice session at Misano, with Ducati test rider Michele Pirro leading the Italian team's efforts in second.
Casey Stoner will take part in the opening day of the official MotoGP pre-season test at Sepang, Ducati has confirmed to Motorsport.com.
Ducati tester Michele Pirro concluded a low-key final MotoGP test day at Jerez on top of the timesheets, as bad weather at the Spanish track rendered Friday's running largely meaningless.
Andrea Iannone has decided against racing in the Aragon motorcycle Grand Prix after suffering pain in FP1 from a lingering injury.
Andrea Dovizioso said Ducati's sixth and seventh place at Misano was the current "reality" for the team, despite a prior run of solid results.