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Hayden: Still quite far behind


On his final weekend with Ducati Nicky Hayden could be excused for looking towards Monday’s test aboard the Honda Production Racer but the American is keen to end his five year tenure with the team with a solid performance in … Continue reading

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Hayden scores best result since Mugello


His Thursday confirmation of signing for Aspar meant that Nicky Hayden has no doubts about his plans for next season and the American celebrated with his best result since the Italian Grand Prix by finishing seventh at Philip Island. Speaking … Continue reading

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Hayden needs to find two good engines


The flag to flag race raises an extra concern for Ducati’s Nicky Hayden with the American admitting that his shortage of quality engines is now likely to be a major issue. With the Bridgestone tyres blistering due to the high … Continue reading

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Ducati struggling in windy conditions


It was a difficult day for Ducati with Nicky Hayden and Andrea Dovizioso finishing ninth and tenth fastest after the opening day of practice at Philip Island. The Ducati struggles to deal with windy conditions and with wind gusting throughout … Continue reading

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Pitlane start “a possibility” for Hayden


An engine failure at the Malaysian Grand Prix has put Nicky Hayden in a difficult position for the remaining races of 2013. Having planned on using that engine for the remaining three races the Ducati rider now has to evaluate … Continue reading

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Dovizioso: In these conditions it’s difficult for us


An early race mistake left Andrea Dovizioso stuck in no man’s land at the Malaysian Grand Prix. Having made a strong start and battling with Bradley Smith and Cal Crutchlow the Italian had to settle for a lonely eighth place … Continue reading

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Engine woes for Nicky Hayden could force pitlane start


An engine failure at the Malaysian Grand Prix has left Nicky Hayden in a perilous position for the remainder of the 2013 season. The American, who had switched to his freshest engine for today’s race, retired on lap eight with … Continue reading

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