Originally Posted by Pecha72
I'm a big fan of Spies, and what happened last year was just incomprehensible in so many ways.
But there's no denying he now switched from the bike, that the reigning champ is on, to the bike, that a former nine-times world champion could very rarely put on the podium, and was having trouble to even keep the CRT bikes behind. Maybe some miracle will happen this year, but if not, it's hard to see this as anything else but a big blow to his career.
Hayden's done just fine on that thing for how many years? Ducati needs a new American ambassador for a while anyways.