Reigning triple motogp title runner up andrea dovizioso will end his eight year ducati career this seasonthat was the bombshell news from doviziosos manager simone battistella to skysportit. Team manager davide tardozzi said on friday that doviziosos future with the team would be decided after next weekends styrian grand prix before battistella met ducati on saturday.
While ducati stated last month it had ironed out revised 2020 terms doviziosos manager simone battistella told the motogp podcast that we are still defining the commitment for 2020.
Motogp ducati manager. Andrea doviziosos manager admits his motogp rider is now considering taking a sabbatical in 2021 should contract negotiations with ducati fully break down. Reuters italian rider andrea dovizioso will not be with ducati in 2021 bringing to an end his eight year association with the team his manager simone battistella said on saturday. Dovizioso 34 has won 13 races since joining ducati in 2013 finishing runner up in the championship in the last three seasons but talks over a new contract had stalled this year.
Ducati will decide on the future of italian rider andrea dovizioso after next weeks styrian grand prix team manager davide tardozzi said on friday. Motogp spanish grand prix. The wroom festival continued today at madonna di campiglio in trento italy and it was the turn of ducati corse general manager filippo preziosis to talk to the worlds press all of whom anxiously waiting for any new information about ducatis new 1000cc gp12 machine that team riders valentino rossi and nicky hayden will rider in this years championship.
Team manager davide tardozzi said on friday that doviziosos future with the team would be decided after next weekends styrian grand prix before battistella met ducati on saturday.