MotoGP » Moto2: Pol Espargaro heads Kalex 1-2-3 in testing


Moto2 runner-up Pol Espargaro was a familiar face at the top of the post-season test timesheets at Valencia, ahead of fellow Kalex riders Julian Simon and Mike Kallio.

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yeah, agree with rocko - Unregistered

November 12, 2012 7:19 PM

Wasn't Gino Rea more up front with a Moriwaki-ohlins though? Or have I got that wrong? Either way though, I understand why they would want to further their own country's motorcycling technologies, but it just seems so pitiful for their riders.

Penelope Pitstop - Unregistered

November 12, 2012 8:26 PM

I hope next year's Tech3 bike is better than the 2012 model, otherwise Danny Kent is going to struggle for results. I wish him well and also the other Brits - especially Gino Rea. I really enjoyed him sticking it to Repsol Marquez in the wet on Sunday.

petrolbonce

November 12, 2012 10:37 PM

@Rocko You're assuming that Moriwaki won't have something new for next year. Things move quickly in Moto2 after all. A Moriwaki won the title in 2010 with another in 5th (IIRC), by 2012 they were nowhere.

JC Racing - Unregistered

November 12, 2012 11:28 PM

Does anybody think Honda would associate their name with a losing team? Expect that Moriwaki chassis to not have one bolt in common with their 2010 iteration.

someone - Unregistered

November 13, 2012 1:15 AM

Just remember the Suter was the bike to have in 2011 but the Kalex dominated 2012 (aside from Marquez), even Luthi fell behind by mid year.

I hope they can get the Moriwaki up there so there is more to Moto2 than the Suter and Kalex.

Dylan - Unregistered

November 13, 2012 3:35 AM

@someone Suter was by far the fastest bike. When other teams realized Suter was going to give their best shoot only on a single bike with Marquez they all jumped boat. So I would say Suter dominated the 2012 or do you serious believe Marc Marquez is a second faster rider than all other Moto2 riders are we saw way to often on Sundays this year.

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