The winter homework is done for Ducati, Honda and Yamaha, as the Phillip Island test finishes.
Honda confirmed again that is the one to beat this season, Yamaha started to reduce the gap, but Ducati is the one which surprised everyone, even their own staff and riders, no one expected this amount of gap to be reduced o fast.
The International Motorshow at Geneve was the scene where Ducati chose to present their new Diavel, this momend was not chosen like any other but on the Group Night Volkswagen on the 84th edition of the Geneve Motorshow.
The 2014 season will see the return of Ducati (the winners of 31 world titles in World Superbike, composed of 17 Manufacturers and 14 Riders titles) in an official capacity to the World Superbike Championship.
At Borgo Panigale they decided to renew the trust in the Colombian rider and the 'Open' Desmosedici will be given to the young rider which proved to be a skilled rider and adapted very fast to the new environment and the GP machine.