The Italian’s third season within the premier class noticed him promoted to the manufacturing unit Ducati squad from Pramac.
Having made a stable begin to the 2021 season, it was within the second half of the yr the place Bagnaia actually kicked on.
Taking his maiden win at Aragon after an exciting battle with Marc Marquez, Bagnaia gained three extra races on his method to second within the championship.
Ending the season as arguably the strongest rider, he heads into 2022 because the favorite to dethrone Fabio Quartararo.
Within the newest Tank Slappers Podcast – recorded simply earlier than Christmas – Bagnaia joined Autosport’s Lewis Duncan and Motorsport.com’s Oriol Puigdemont to debate his season, his rivalry with Quartararo and the connection with Ducati team-mate Jack Miller.