Forward Racing MotoGP team boss Giovanni Cuzari is 'under investigation' by police in Switzerland. Reports suggest he is facing questions over alleged financial and taxation issues, and denies any wrongdoing.

A team spokesperson told "At the moment we can only confirm that Giovanni is under investigation.

"He is stopped at the Police in Lugano.

"As soon as possible we will give you all the information about the future of the team."

Italian entrepreneur Cuzari runs Yamaha machinery for Stefan Bradl and Loris Baz in the MotoGP Open class, plus Simone Corsi and Lorenzo Baldassarri on Kalex equipment in Moto2.

The MotoGP summer break is currently underway, with the next round at Indianapolis on August 7-9.