One of the few things that Ducati Corse general manager Gigi Dall'Igna hasn't redesigned on the 2015 Desmosedici is the gearbox.

And that is unlikely to change in the near future.

On a day when the new GP15 received a glowing first review from Andrea Dovizioso and Andrea Iannone, Yamaha made its track debut using seamless downshifts, as present on the title winning Honda.

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Ducati also already uses its version of seamless gear shifting and Dall'Igna stated that he has no desire to bring a further upgrade this season.

"No I don't think so. We would like to improve a little bit the strategies that we are using during the change of the gear from the electronic point of view. But the gearbox I don't want to change anything," the Italian explained. "We did an improvement last year and I think we will remain with this during 2015."

Quizzed further about the exact nature of the Ducati gearbox, Dall'Igna stated that it is seamless up and down - however only from first to fifth gear. Not from fifth to sixth.

The Honda and now Yamaha gearboxes are seamless from first to sixth, up and down.