Ducati is making moves for the 2014 and 2015 season by signing Cal Crutchlow as a replacement for Nicky Hayden. Cal will join his former teammate, Andrea Dovizioso,
The tea released a brief statement:
“Ducati would like to thank Nicky for his contributions during that time, and everyone on the team and at Ducati Corse looks forward to giving him and Andrea their full support over the second half of the 2013 season,” the team said.
Crutchlow is currently 5th in the championship on a Yamaha.