Visitors to the 2013 EICMA show in Milan voted the new Ducati Monster 1200S the “Most Beautiful Bike of Show”. The new Monster powered by Ducati‘s liquid-cooled 11-degree Testastretta engine received the most votes out of more than 10,000 ballots to win the honor. Second place went to the Turismo Veloce 800 from MV Agusta, […]
MV Agusta To Manufacture Racing Parts With Help From Yakhnich Motorsport
MV Agusta released a rather odd statement today. In it was the announcement that MV Agusta and Yakhnich Motorsport had joined forces to enter the World Superbike and World Supersport championships. Considering the season has already started with the Phillip Island round in Australia, one in which team Supersport rider Jules Cluzel won aboard his F3 675 after two of the leaders crashed out, this “news” doesn’t is a little late. If not a bit redundant.
In 2014 Team MV Agusta Reparto Corse – Yakhnich Motorsport is competing in World Superbike with Claudio Corti on the F4 RR. In World Supersport Jules Cluzel and Vladimir Leonov will pilot the F3 675 machines.
However, buried in the release was something that should be of bigger concern to the general riding public. The partnership between MV Agusta and Yakhnich Motorsport will extend beyond the racetrack, as the duo will manufacture and sell racing parts and racing bikes for customers. Stay tuned as further details emerge.