Andrea Dovizioso
Jul 20

MotoGP: Ducati Confirms Rider Lineup For 2015

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

is staying with 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 .

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

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Jul 19

MotoGP: Dovizioso Signs Two-Year Deal With Ducati

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

has scored two podiums for 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.

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Jul 10

MotoGP silly season: Where the riders stand as contract talks heat up

The MotoGP riders start from the grid during the Moto GP race during the MotoGp of Catalunya - Race at Circuit de Catalunya on June 15, 2014 in Montmelo, Spain. (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

The riders ride into Turn 1 during the race of Catalunya on June 15, 2014. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

Wednesday’s announcement of Repsol Honda rider Dani Pedrosa to continue with the team alongside Marc Marquez, along with last week’s news of Valentino Rossi extending his contract with Yamaha, has hurt ’s bargaining power when it comes to negotiating terms with Yamaha for an extended contract.

Though it would come as no surprise to see Lorenzo to continue with the Factory Yamaha team, most everything else regarding this winter’s MotoGP silly season is still up in the air.

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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)

of Italy and Team heads down a straight during the 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.

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May 31

Ducati Rockets: Can They Score A Victory At Home Circuit?

Cal Crutchlow will start sixth in the Grand Prix of Italy. (Photo: Getty Images)

will start sixth in the Grand Prix of Italy. (Photo: Getty Images)

has rolled out a couple of 215 mph red rocket ships for Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix, their home race at .

But despite the gains from recent engine development a home victory is appears out of the reach of Desmosedici riders and .

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