Ducati Desmosedici Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Lorenzo will fight for victory in Qatar - PirroRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Jorge Lorenzo will fight for victory in the opening race of the MotoGP season in Qatar, according to Ducati's test rider Michele Pirro. Pirro, who has been in charge of developing the latest Desmosedici from the earliest prototype, will be the track analyst for Lorenzo at Ducati this year.

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  2. Analysis: What we learned from the Sepang MotoGP testRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    The teams and riders of MotoGP were back on track in Malaysia last week for first test of the 2017 season, and several questions were answered ahead of the start of the season in Qatar next month. Here we analyse some of them.

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  3. Dovizioso says winglet loss helping Ducati with turningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Andrea Dovizioso says the removal of winglets helped with turning his Ducati MotoGP bike, an area the Italian manufacturer struggled in 2016, during the Sepang pre-season test. Ducati's progress included winning two races in 2016, its first victories since the '10 season with Casey Stoner, but Dovizioso and now-former team-mate Andrea Iannone had to work around a weakness in getting its Desmosedici turned.

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  4. MotoGP: Lorenzo demonstrates his resolveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Sport Rider Magazine

    Jorge Lorenzo's first day at the Sepang MotoGP test left him bewildered, but after some thought and advice from Ducati team members, he came back to finally understand what it takes to ride the Desmosedici GP17 quickly. Ironically, despite finishing first and second on the first day of testing at Sepang last week, the atmosphere in the Ducati box was a mix of surprise and bewilderment.

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  5. Redding held back by chattering woes in Sepang testRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Scott Redding says his pace during the Sepang MotoGP pre-season test was masked by chattering woes aboard his Pramac Ducati. The British rider lost out to teammate Danilo Petrucci last year in an intra-team battle to ride the latest-spec GP17 bike, and goes into the new campaign riding the 2016 version of the Desmosedici.

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  6. Lorenzo "still very far from the limit" after Sepang testRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Jorge Lorenzo believes he is still "very far" away from reaching the limit of his potential on the Ducati after this week's Sepang MotoGP test. After enjoying a smooth start to his Ducati tenure in his maiden test at Valencia last November, the three-time champion suffered a "shock" on his first day in Malaysia on Monday riding the updated 2017 Desmosedici.

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  7. Three days of MotoGP tests conclude at Sepang with Dovizioso and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Motorcycle Daily

    ... standings and fourth overall, while Jorge Lorenzo continued his positive learning curve on his new Ducati Desmosedici GP machine. The Spaniard further improved his performance to set a best time of 1'59.767 late in the morning on medium tyres, ...

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  8. Dovizioso seventh and Lorenzo eighth on day 2 of MotoGP testing at SepangRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Motorcycle Daily

    The torrential rain that fell last night at Sepang left the surface of the Malaysian circuit very damp until early this afternoon, and so most of the riders only went out on track at around 2.30 pm, when conditions had improved considerably. At the end of the day Andrea Dovizioso was seventh in the standings, with a time of 2'00.441, while his team-mate Jorge Lorenzo, one of the few riders who ventured out at the start of the session, finished a fraction behind in eighth place with a time of 2'00"484.

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  9. Positive Indications For Octo Pramac Racing At The End Of The Official Irta Test In MalaysiaRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    ... in sight of the Australian test. Danilo Petrucci gave the feeling of having made a step forward with his Ducati Desmosedici GP 2017. Having had to deal with some technical issues which have slowed him down in the morning, Petrux went back on track ...

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  10. Lorenzo "Still Missing Something" on the DucatiRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | SuperbikePlanet.com

    ... standings and fourth overall, while Jorge Lorenzo continued his positive learning curve on his new Ducati Desmosedici GP machine. The Spaniard further improved his performance to set a best time of 1'59.767 late in the morning on medium tyres, ...

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  11. Lorenzo chooses Pirro to be Ducati track analystRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Jorge Lorenzo will have Ducati test rider Michele Pirro acting as his track analyst this season, the three-time MotoGP champion has confirmed. Lorenzo had Wilco Zeelenberg as his track analyst during his Yamaha years, and approached several different names to substitute the Dutch former GP star on his new adventure with Ducati.

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  12. Dovizioso Seventh And Lorenzo Eighth On Day 2 Of MotoGP Testing At SepangRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! The torrential rain that fell last night at Sepang left the surface of the Malaysian circuit very damp until early this afternoon, and so most of the riders only went out on track at around 2.30 pm, when conditions had improved considerably. At the end of the day Andrea Dovizioso was seventh in the standings, with a time of 2'00.441, while his team-mate Jorge Lorenzo, one of the few riders who ventured out at the start of the session, finished a fraction behind in eighth place with a time of 2'00'484.

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  13. Lorenzo Coming To Grips With Ducati After Day 2 Of MotoGP Sepang TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Motorcycle.com

    Jorge Lorenzo is discovering the Ducati MotoGP machine is a very different animal to ride compared to the Yamaha he'd been piloting for his entire MotoGP career prior to 2017. After the second day of MotoGP testing, at Sepang, Lorenzo seems to be changing his style to suit the bike, ending up a fraction behind teammate Andrea Dovizioso.

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  14. Lorenzo: I Need More Laps With This Bike To Find LimitRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | SuperbikePlanet.com

    Dovizioso seventh and Lorenzo eighth on day 2 of MotoGP testing at Sepang The torrential rain that fell last night at Sepang left the surface of the Malaysian circuit very damp until early this afternoon, and so most of the riders only went out on track at around 2.30 pm, when conditions had improved considerably. At the end of the day Andrea Dovizioso was seventh in the standings, with a time of 2'00.441, while his team-mate Jorge Lorenzo, one of the few riders who ventured out at the start of the session, finished a fraction behind in eighth place with a time of 2'00"484.

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  15. Stoner unsure he can help Lorenzo adapt to DucatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Casey Stoner has admitted he is unsure whether he can help Jorge Lorenzo to adapt to Ducati's MotoGP bike, after the Spaniard's slow start in pre-season testing. Lorenzo languished down in 17th on the opening day of the Sepang test, and spoke afterwards about how he was struggling to change his riding style to suit the Desmosedici , especially under braking.

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  16. 2017 Ducati Desmosedici GP17 - what's in the box?Read the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    After the recent launch of the Ducati MotoGP team - with riders Jorge Lorenzo and Andrea Dovizioso - along with the Desmosedici GP17, some questions emerged about a rather mysterious looking box on the tail-end of the GP17. During a pit walk-around at the Sepang International Circuit during the International Road Racing Teams Association winter test, we managed to get some pics of carbon-fibre box.

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  17. Positive Start For Petrux And Scott On The Opening Day Of Irta Test At SepangRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Donate Now! Help PaddockTalk.com build a better site in 2017! Danilo Petrucci and Scott Redding ended with positive feelings the first of three days of official IRTA test at the Sepang circuit in Malaysia. Petrux started off well by lapping fast with his new Ducati Desmosedici GP 2017 and working hard with used tires to gain confidence on race pace.

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  18. Lorenzo "surprised" at lack of pace on first Sepang test dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    New Ducati signing Jorge Lorenzo has expressed his surprise at being so far off the pace on the opening pre-season MotoGP test day at Sepang. Aspar Ducati rider Alvaro Bautista made it three Ducatis in the top four, with Lorenzo the slowest representative of the Italian marque with the exception of Avintia's Loris Baz.

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  19. Stoner turns first laps of 2017 on new DucatiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Ducati test rider Casey Stoner has turned his first laps of 2017 during private testing at Sepang, the Australian riding the Desmosedici GP17 for the first time. The Italian manufacturer didn't show off its final bike during last week's Bologna launch , revealing only the livery of the bikes that Jorge Lorenzo and Andrea Dovizioso will race this year.

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  20. 2017 Ducati Team presented at Ducati Auditorium in BolognaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Motorcycle Daily

    Ducati Motor Holding CEO Claudio Domenicali: "We are a company in which racing represents something special and we are ready to tackle another even bigger challenge, with the aim of bringing back the MotoGP world title to Italy." Ducati Corse General Manager Luigi Dall'Igna: "It won't be easy to win against our rivals and we don't start as favourites, but we have the men and the means to tackle this challenge and we're going to try."

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