Stoner set for Ducati test in Malaysia
Casey Stoner is set to help kick off Ducati’s MotoGP testing program for 2018 when he rides for the team at Sepang in late-January.
According to a report in Autosport, Stoner and Ducati’s regular test rider Michele Pirro will undertake a three-day test at the Malaysian circuit.
Ducati has not confirmed details of the test, which will be held from January 24-26.
It is expected that test riders from Yamaha, Honda, Suzuki, KTM, and Aprilia will also take part.
Stoner last tested for Ducati in September, and was also a participant in its first test of 2017.
The first official MotoGP test of the calendar year will follow at Sepang on January 28-30.