Ben Spies was not able to follow the MotoGP race in Jerez, May 5. Position will be replaced by test Pramac rider, Michele Pirro.
Pramac rider was still injured shoulder, due to falls in the race at the Sepang circuit last year. Spies had not followed the last two sessions and tests MotoGP 2013.
American drivers can get down in two MotoGP series, the results proved the only finished in the top 10 and 13. Former superbike champion admitted the pain in the shoulder had relapsed in heating in Austin last week.
“We had a little problem with the nerves in my chest, for some reason. I do not know if related to the shoulder. The last two laps I felt a warming chest pain and it feels like there’s a knife in it, “said Spies.
“I do not know what happened. We went to the clinic, they are trying to make me be able to follow the race. We have to work harder and can recover 100 percent because we have not been there physically, “he continued.
Last year, strengthening Pirro Gresini team before joining Pramac this season. The Italian rider this season to get three wildcard to compete in MotoGP, and one of them competed in Jerez.