Michele Pirro

1986-07-05 (age 34)


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MotoGP News: Honda rubbishes 'shameful' Pirro wildcard ban comments

Honda has rubbished allegations by Ducati test rider Michele Pirro that it was responsible for the ban on wildcard entries in MotoGP this season

MotoGP News: Pirro says wildcard ban due to Honda not wanting Lorenzo to race for Yamaha

Ducati test rider Michele Pirro says the ban on MotoGP wildcards this season is unfair and suspects the decision could be related to Honda not wanting Jorge Lorenzo to race for Yamaha

Marc Marquez suspects Ducati ordered Michele Pirro to shadow him

Marc Marquez is adamant that Ducati ordered its test rider Michele Pirro to follow him during qualifying for MotoGP's Italian Grand Prix at Mugello

Ducati's Michele Pirro to miss Jerez MotoGP test for surgery

Ducati MotoGP test rider Michele Pirro will skip next week's Jerez post-season test as he undergoes surgery on his injured shoulder

Pirro's huge Mugello crash prompts MotoGP airbag rule tweak

Ducati test rider Michele Pirro's enormous Italian Grand Prix practice crash has prompted MotoGP to tighten its rules regarding airbag use

Michele Pirro suffered concussion and dislocated shoulder in Mugello crash

Ducati has revealed Michele Pirro suffered concussion and a dislocated shoulder in his huge Mugello MotoGP practice crash

MotoGP lucky to avoid 'major tragedy' with Pirro crash - Espargaro

Aleix Espargaro believes MotoGP came close to having a tragedy in practice at Mugello, as he reiterated calls for the "crazy" Turn 1 wall to be modified after Michele Pirro's huge crash

MotoGP Mugello: Ducati wildcard Pirro hospitalised after FP2 crash

Ducati wildcard Michele Pirro has been taken to hospital after suffering a violent crash in Friday's second MotoGP practice session at Mugello

Test rider Pirro calls on Ducati to give him more MotoGP chances

Ducati test rider Michele Pirro says he would be able to consistently fight for the top positions if the team gave him more MotoGP race opportunities

Works Ducati MotoGP test rider Pirro to stand in for Baz at Avintia

Ducati will loan its factory MotoGP test rider Michele Pirro to satellite team Avintia to replace the injured Loris Baz for the Catalunya Grand Prix at Barcelona next weekend

Ducati MotoGP tester Michele Pirro to replace Ben Spies in Czech GP

Ducati test rider Michele Pirro has been recalled to the Pramac team for this weekend's Czech Grand Prix following Ben Spies' latest injury.

Pirro to get second Ducati outing in Mugello MotoGP race

Michele Pirro will get his second MotoGP wildcard outing on Ducati's development bike this weekend at Mugello

Michele Pirro to race development Ducati bike at Jerez

Ducati has confirmed that Michele Pirro will be riding a special development bike when he joins the MotoGP field for this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez

Ben Spies to sit out Jerez MotoGP race, Michele Pirro stands in

Ben Spies will miss MotoGP's forthcoming Jerez race due to injury, with Ducati test rider Michele Pirro replacing him in the satellite Pramac squad

Former CRT rider Michele Pirro says class has a MotoGP future

MotoGP's CRT class will not be rendered obsolete when radical changes - including a spec ECU - are brought in for 2014 according to Michele Pirro

Ducati MotoGP test seat a step forward - Michele Pirro

Michele Pirro insists joining Ducati as a test rider does not represent a backward step even though it will leave him without a full-time race programme for the first time in more than a decade

Gresini CRT rider Michele Pirro fastest in futile final MotoGP practice session at Sachsenring

Michele Pirro was the surprise name at the top of the timesheets in what was a largely meaningless final practice ahead of MotoGP's German Grand Prix

Michele Pirro to race Gresini FTR-Honda in MotoGP in 2012

Michele Pirro will graduate to MotoGP with Gresini Racing, following a successful year in Moto2 with the team