Shell Advance arranged an exclusive visit to the garage of the Ducati Team, who were in Sepang International Circuit (SIC) for pre-season MotoGP™ testing. There, the guests were among the first in the country to meet the team’s new rider, three-time MotoGP™ world champion Jorge Lorenzo. The lucky group comprised of mechanics and members of the Desmo Owners Club Malaysia.
(L-R) Ducati GM Luigi Dall’Igna, Shell Msia MD Shairan Huzani Husain, Jorge Lorenzo and Sporting Director Paolo Ciabatti
The Spaniard will partner 2016 Shell Malaysia MotoGP™ race winner Andrea Dovizioso of Italy to spearhead Ducati’s challenge this year.
Shell Malaysia Trading Sdn Bhd Managing Director Shairan Huzani Husain also took time off to visit the Ducati Team garage and extend a personal welcome to the Ducati riders.
“As the title sponsor, we are delighted to see Shell Malaysia MotoGP™ grow from strength to strength into a premier motorsport event that captures the imagination of fans here and around the world. We are looking forward to yet another exciting season after a hugely successful one last year that was capped by a historic Ducati win here in Sepang,” said the avid biker.