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Spies and Iannone to enjoy “factory equipment” at Ducati in 2013


Having seemed on his way out of MotoGP two months ago when it was announced that Ben Spies would leave the factory Yamaha squad the American has been thrown a lifeline by Ducati. The Bologna manufacturer announced this afternoon that … Continue reading

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Stoner injured in qualifying at Indy


Reigning MotoGP world champion, Casey Stoner, crashed heavily in the opening minutes of qualifying at Indianapolis ahead of tomorrow’s race. The Australian highsided at Turn 14and immediately it was clear that Stoner was in a lot of pain with the … Continue reading

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Lin Jarvis aims for return of Yamaha domination with Rossi’s return


Yamaha’s managing director, Lin Jarvis, was clearly delighted to announce the return of Valentino Rossi to the factory in a move that the team are hoping will spark a return to the domination of 2008-2010 when they won all before … Continue reading

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Is Rossi waving goodbye to Ducati?


With MotoGP entering its mid-summer break Valentino Rossi confirmed at Laguna Seca that he will make a decision on his future within the next week. The nine times world champion has struggled for the last two years aboard a Ducati … Continue reading

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Is a return to Superbikes on the cards for Spies?


Ben Spies’ future looks set to be confirmed in the days leading up to this weekend’s US round of the MotoGP season. The American is currently racing for the factory Yamaha squad but on Sunday evening he tweeted that, “You … Continue reading

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