Hector Barbera just out of the points at Assen
Reale Avintia Racing rider Hector Barbera fought his way through from 20th place on the grid at Assen – and he was catching the group of teammate Baz in the final part of the race. But when the rain started, he took the decision to swap bikes and he... Read more
Superb top 10 for Hector Barbera at the Catalan GP
Reale Avintia Racing celebrated its best results of the 2017 MotoGP World Championship in Barcelona today, with Hector Barberá marking his 250th GP appearance in ninth and teammate Loris Baz twelfth. The 25-lap race proved to be a physically demanding and hard race run under scorching temperatures, with track temperatures... Read more
Hector Barbera fights hard to take twelfth at Jerez
Reale Avintia Racing rider Hector Barbera finished 12th in the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez today. The result has been far from the expectations of riders and team, but following a tough weekend with a start from the seventh row of the grid, it was still encouraging to get... Read more
Fantastic fourth for Hector Barbera in tricky conditions at Sepang
Avintia Racing matched its best result in the team’s history today at the Malaysian Grand Prix, with Héctor Barberá in fourth and his team-mate Loris Baz in fifth place. Just before the start, another tropical storm came down over the Sepang track and it rained so heavily that the... Read more
Hector Barbera leaves Japan without reward
Avintia Racing started the Japanese Grand Prix with high expectations, as Hector Barbera was rewarded for his good season and rode injured Andrea Iannone’s Desmosedici GP inside the official Ducati Team. After qualifying eight yesterday, Barbera was aiming at a good result in the race today, but he lost... Read more
Hector Barbera takes thirteenth in difficult Aragon GP
Avintia Racing riders Hector Barbera and Loris Baz finished 13th and 18th in an extremely difficult race for all Ducati riders. The lack of grip has been the main concern during the weekend, with the engineers trying to find the solution every day, without success. Hector Barbera finished the race... Read more
Hector Barbera deeply disappointed with Silverstone weekend
The British Grand Prix weekend started bad for Avintia Racing and finished in the same way. On the first lap of the race, Loris Baz suffered a scary crash in turn two, when he touched with Pol Espargaró, and the race was red flagged. Hector Barbera finished the restarted... Read more
Hector Barbera qualifies tenth for the Austrian Grand Prix
Avintia Racing rider Hector Barbera got a place in Q2 after clocking eighth fastest time in the morning and this afternoon he fought hard to finish tenth in the classification, so tomorrow he’ll start the race from the fourth row of the grid. Partly cloudy, but mainly sunny, summer... Read more
Ninth place in Sachsenring thriller for Hector Barbera
The treacherous conditions at the Sachsenring circuit prevented Hector Barbera and Avintia Racing from taking a great result in the MotoGP German Grand Prix today. After grabbing second place on the grid yesterday in dry conditions, Barbera showed during the morning warm-up session that he would be also competitive... Read more
Fantastic front row start in Germany for Hector Barbera
The second day of practice for the German Grand Prix started in a cheerful way, with Hector taking eighth place in the morning and therefore moving up to the Q2 qualification run of the Top 12 riders of the MotoGP category. After his return to the garage, he presented... Read more