5 apr 2009

K. Smrz and his Ducati 1098 RS Guandalini before retirement in race 1.
Behind him, Max Biaggi on recovery riding hard.

VALENCIA World SBK Race 1.

The Ducati Official Racing team has won the 1st match, but on the other side is a matter of survival. Ducati 1098 RS Unofficial Team retired. Delusion on pilot's face and Briefing among the staff... M. Perlini technical Director catching informations that will be so precious for the Race 2 still to come...

photo courtesy K. Smrz.