Ducati
Jul 20

MotoGP: Ducati Confirms Rider Lineup For 2015

Cal Crutchlow is staying with Ducati for 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

Cal Crutchlow is staying with Ducati for 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

Ducati Team rider Cal Crutchlow has confirmed that he will stay with the Italian factory in 2015, where he will continue riding alongside Andrea Dovizioso.

At the World Ducati Week 2014 event at Misano on Saturday, Crutchlow attended a press conference alongside the likes of MotoGP Project Director Paolo Ciabatti and Ducati Corse General Manager Luigi Dall’Igna.

Jul 19

MotoGP: Dovizioso Signs Two-Year Deal With Ducati

Andrea Dovizioso has scored two podiums for Ducati this season. (Photo: Getty Images)

Andrea Dovizioso has scored two podiums for Ducati this season. (Photo: Getty Images)

At the WDW 2014 event being held at Misano World Circuit this weekend, Andrea Dovizioso and Ducati announced that they will continue together for 2015 and 2016.

During a press conference at the Italian circuit, Dovizioso and Ducati Motor Holding Director Claudio Domenicali gave the details of the rider’s new two-year agreement with the Borgo Panigale factory.

Jul 16

MotoGP: Surgery on both arms for Crutchlow

Cal Crutchlow took advantage of the summer break to get surgery for arm pump before the next round at Indianapolis. (Photo courtesy MotoGP.com)

Cal Crutchlow took advantage of the summer break to get surgery for arm pump before the next round at Indianapolis. (Photo courtesy MotoGP.com)

Cal Crutchlow underwent successful surgery on both arms on Tuesday in Barcelona at the Universitario Quiron Dexeus Hospital.

Crutchlow stayed at the hospital overnight on Tuesday and will head back to England on Wednesday having had surgery to relieve arm pump (compartment syndrome) on both forearms. Specialist Dr. Xavier Mir undertook the operation.

Jul 8

MotoGP: Sachsenring layout expected to challenge Ducati in Germany

Andrea Dovizioso of Italy and Ducati Team heads down a straight during the MotoGP of Netherlands - Qualifying at TT circuit on June 27, 2014 in Assen, Netherlands.  (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

Andrea Dovizioso of Italy and Ducati Team heads down a straight during the MotoGP of Netherlands – Qualifying on June 27, 2014. (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

After the satisfaction of Assen, where Andrea Dovizioso finished second, the Ducati Team now arrives in Germany for the ninth round of the 2014 MotoGP World Championship, which takes place this weekend at the Sachsenring circuit.

The Sachsenring is one of the shortest and slowest circuits on the calendar, but it is by no means an easy track. Its counter-clockwise layout contains several truly difficult curves, as well as a number of ups and downs.

Jun 4

MotoGP: Lorenzo Opens Contract Talks With Yamaha

Jorge Lorenzo wants to stay with Yamaha during his MotoGP career. (Photo: Getty Images)

Jorge Lorenzo wants to stay with Yamaha during his MotoGP career. (Photo: Getty Images)

Jorge Lorenzo opened talks with Yamaha for a new contract at Mugello this past weekend and has dismissed rumors that he wants the power to decide his teammate for 2015.

While Lorenzo claims that his “priority” is to remain at Yamaha and become a life-time MotoGP rider with the team, he continues to be linked to rumors of big money Ducati offer.