Some technical problems during the tests and the Superpole have affected the weekend of Ayrton Badovini at the Misano World Circuit. After having started from the seventh row Badovini made a good recovery, crossing the finish line in 10th position.
Ayrton Badovini: “With a good recovery in the race we recovered a weekend a bit 'too subdued. Today I had a better feeling with the bike and I managed to recover 11 positions, which in this category is never easy. It was fun, difficult but fun. Now I hope to be competitive in the remaining races of the championship”.
A very positive weekend for Kyle Smith in World Supersport at Misano Adriatico. During the practice sessions, the English rider qualified directly for Superpole2 where he obtained the eighth place. Starting from the third row of the grid, Kyle remained in the top ten positions and in the final he climbed up to the seventh final place, not far from the first group.
Matteo Ferrari, who competes in the Italian Superbike championship, has participated as a wildcard in this round of the European Championship which was held at the Misano World Circuit. In practice, the young Ducati rider has confirmed a very competitive position, obtaining the third place and a start from the front row. Unfortunately he crashed in the race, without hurting himself, during the opening laps, while lying second and fighting for the win.
In the race, Matteo Ferrari used a Caberg Drift Evo helmet with special graphics dedicated to the event known as “Notte Rosa” which took place on Saturday 7th July in Misano Adriatico.
The next round of the Supersport 300 and 600 World Championships is set for the weekend of 14-16 September at the Portimao circuit in Portugal.