Bologna, EN runganSport – General Manager of Ducati Corse, Gigi Dall’Igna knows that Ducati’s chances of securing his first MotoGP title since 2006 at the end of the season at Valencia are so low.
But nothing is impossible, at Sepang, the Ducati Tema driver, Jorge Lorenzo almost scored his first win with Ducati if his motorcycle tires did not slip and he almost fell.
After Ducati finished one and two at the Malaysian GP last week, the Italian man was very confident with both drivers.
“Our drivers are smart enough to understand what matters to the team, Lorenzo is a great driver, he understands all this and makes the right decisions,” Dall’Igna toldSpeedweek.
“Victory is the most important thing in the end. We have a great race at Sepang, although the conditions are very difficult.
Both our racers drove in a beautiful way. I am very happy, “continued Dall’Igna.
Then how Ducati see opportunities Andrea Dovizioso in Valencia, although left behind 21 points from Repsol Honda racer, Marc Marquez.
Could Ducati be back to celebrate his first world title since 2006 then?
“I do not know. It will be very difficult against Marquez. But we are still in the title race until the last race. That’s the most important, no one knows what will happen in Valencia later, we’ll see, “said Dall’Igna. (DN /vU)