Ducati has confirmed that Ben Spies will be riding for the Italian company in next year’s MotoGP championship. Joining Spies is Moto2 phenom Andrea Iannone. Apparently, Spies and Iannone will be competing on the Pramac Ducati team and “will be supplied with official equipment.” With Nicky Hayden and Andrea Dovizioso already confirmed for the factory […]
2012 Ducati Streetfighter 848 Photo Gallery
Update: The review is now up! Read it here.
Ducati has released a series of photos of the new Streetfighter 848 from the naked model’s European press launch.
Motorcycle.com‘s own Tom Roderick was there and he’ll have a full review for us Friday, but here’s a quick excerpt:
It wasn’t until the second session on the track that I was riding comfortably fast, pushing the Streetfighter closer to its performance envelope. The front end’s nervousness and higher handlebars dictate a light touch — hamfistedness results in a wondering front wheel. – Tom Roderick
We’ll see soon how Tom found the rest of his test of the Streetfighter 848 for now, enjoy the official press photos from Ducati after the jump.