Posted on 24 Aug 2016
Northern Irish racer Eugene Laverty is leaving MotoGP and will be returning to the World Superbike Championship 2017. Laverty failed to receive a 2016 Ducati motorbike for his next season but is confident that he will be using a factory Aprilia with Shaun Muir Racing.
He is focused on winning the world Superbike Championship in 2017 as he also stated:
His rival, World Superbike Champion Jonathan Rea was pleasantly surprised to hear his return.