Aprilia Racing took the decision return to SBK
With the focus on MotoGP Aprilia Racing took the decision in 2014 to leave with their official team. The manufacturer team won the world title by three separate occasions in 2010, 2012 and 2014.
The Italian managed to win six times a position in the top 6, impressive results for a driver who makes his debut in SBK with a bike that has not changed for the most recent year. Because of it, Director Roman Albesiano, confirmed to the press that they are in negotiations to return to a factory presence in the Superbike World. Hence, they will join through an agreement between Aprilia and the SMR team of Shaun Muir.