Ben Spies, one of the top U.S. riders in international motorcycle racing, was at the Circuit of the Americas Tuesday, but he couldn’t take advantage of a Ducati product launch to get in any laps.
“Between some allergies and some different stuff going on I’m just not feeling 100 percent,” the 28-year-old Texan said. “But we got to ride yesterday, which was important.”
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