For Valencia, the Sterilgarda Yamaha Team has unveiled the special one-off livery for 2009 World Superbike Champion Ben Spies. Spies will be riding the Yamaha YZR-M1 prior to joining the Tech3 Yamaha Team next Monday to start testing for the 2010 season.Ben Spies Speaks…"I’m really excited for the opportunity to race at Valencia this weekend," said Spies. "I’m fully aware that MotoGP is a big step up from World Superbike and realize it’s not going to be possible to achieve the same results in my first year there. I see this weekend as an opportunity to spend some time on the bike and start learning it for next season, and to have some fun as well!" Ben Spies, a racer who once said he had a fear a flying, has now flown around the world in his unbelievable championship run. It will be interesting to see if Ben can run with the world’s best; Rossi, Stoner, Lorenzo and Pedrosa.