MotoGP » Ducati: For Marco, racing equalled happiness

"For Marco, racing equalled happiness, which is a concept that I understand very well" - Ducati team manager Vittoriano Guareschi.

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ebaums - Unregistered

November 03, 2011 11:34 AM

from the picture it looks like Preziosi is no more handicaped walking with Guareschi.
one more year with medium results and I see no 46 with them. strangely Hayden didn't sign up wiith Yamaha or something.

tetley - Unregistered

November 03, 2011 1:19 PM

"For Marco, racing equalled happiness, which is a concept that I understand very well"-Ducati team manager Vittoriano Guareschi.”
Those are words which ring true with all of us.
I was watching race coverage as Marco's terrible crash took his life. Although I never knew him his death hit me and is still foremost on my mind. At first I could not understand why I should be so concerned about someone who I had never met, but the overwhelming volume of tributes since paid to #58 has shown that many other enthusiasts world-wide shared the same feelings. Marco was truly the heir apparent to the personality and eminence of Valentino, and was taken from us by a fatal Crash. Maybe this is the right place and the right time for us all to recognise that crashes are not entertainment, they are potential tragedies.
I hope others will support my suggestion that Crash(dot)net should consider changing their name, perhaps to Race(dot)net or something similar, as a lasting tribute to Marco and the void h


November 03, 2011 2:34 PM

re: "This is the end of ducati in moto gp."

not ducati, but perhaps suzuki. they've been looking for an out and now they have it. vale's back on one, capi's gone, simo's gone, and cresent team will be busy with WSBK.

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