MotoGP » Bradley Smith - Q&A

"There was cheating going on inside Moto2 this year. We were not one of those teams and we suffered for it" - Bradley Smith.

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November 29, 2012 12:17 PM
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Not very smart, accusing other competitors of cheating when it's clearly proven that's not the case.

Face it kid, you're just not that fast.

Edit: Having said that, I do applaud the Tech3 team for making their own chassis, they're doing an admirable job with such a tight budget.

Stuart - Unregistered

November 29, 2012 12:26 PM


What? How dare you? The very first chapter from 'Carl Fogarty's Bumper Book of Excuses' is to claim the other teams cheated.

Then there's the 'unfair technical advantage' and 'tyres developed for certain riders' excuses.

How else are you ever supposed to justify being continuously beaten?
Before making wild accusations I seriously suggest you check Colin Edwards' MotoGP career for further details.

redfly - Unregistered

November 29, 2012 12:46 PM

this guy better just shut his gob and do the business in motogp!! i cant think of a handful of riders off the top of my head that deserves his ride more than him! pah the nerve of him to moan.....ginger ninja indeed

Jon M - Unregistered

November 29, 2012 12:47 PM

Whoa! Steady on guys- for a start Bradley Smith is faster than literally 99.99% of the population.
Don't give the guy a hard time.

People like Rossi, Hayden, and Melandri have demonstrated that without a good bike under you results are impossible to come by. The Tech 3 Mistral wasn't great and it's fair to say that the better funded teams had access to 'preferential' parts and could invest in more development.
Think of all the extra testing Elias and Marquez had when it wasn't banned.

No, Smith isn't the next Marquez but then who is?
He's a solid, fast rider with a great work ethic and is a top PR man.
Bradders, I'm rooting for you in 2013.

76 - Unregistered

November 29, 2012 12:52 PM

you going to motogp is biggest cheating in Motogp history ....

if u think Mark marquez cheated in moto 2 than go ahead beat him in motogp this season ... or make some better excuses.

i liked bradley for being always smiling and clean racing .. now lost all respect

Perenialnovice - Unregistered

November 29, 2012 12:55 PM

I commented yesterday that MM is consistent. The champs always are.
Bradders is on point one week and nowhere the next.
The comment about VR & MMelandri being off the pace without a good enough package is relevant.
I think Bradly gets the best out of his bike on any given day. Lets hops he has lots of these days next season, as he clearly has the ability to be fasted in 125's & Moto 2 why not MotoGP as well?
I can't wait!

Hemmy - Unregistered

November 29, 2012 1:01 PM

@ Firefly 'Face it kid, you're just not that fast.

Edit: Having said that, I do applaud the Tech3 team for making their own chassis, they're doing an admirable job with such a tight budget.'

Ok, so which one is it? Is he doing an 'admirable job' or is he 'just not that fast'?

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