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Savadori replaces Smith in Aprilia MotoGP line-up for final three rounds

The Aprilia MotoGP squad has announced it will replace Bradley Smith with Lorenzo Savadori for the final three rounds of the 2020 season. Test rider Smith was drafted in to replace Andrea Iannone for the start of the season, as the one-time grand prix winner continued to serve an 18-month doping ban. The Briton has scored 12 points across the season and managed a best result of 12th at the Andalusian Grand Prix. But Aprilia has now announced Smith will not see out the season with the marque, though hasn't explained why, but has confirmed the British rider hasn't been dropped and remains its test rider. In his place will come ex-World Superbike rider and current Aprilia test rider Savadori,...
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