MotoGP » Pedrosa, Hayden talk one engine less - for 2013


“It's not going to be a huge change - unless you have a problem” – Nicky Hayden.

Sort Comments: Oldest | Newest
Filter Comments: All | Registered

Ich - Unregistered

February 12, 2013 9:33 AM

"It's not a huge problem UNLESS you break one".

But that's a huge IF.
Why introducing these rules that leave more room for pure luck to play a role?

We want riders to win because of ability, not because they were lucky enough not to break an engine...

prof-x - Unregistered

February 12, 2013 9:43 AM

It seems like Dorna just want to keep making it more and more expensive for the manufacturers to compete in MotoGP.

But we all know what rules are made for, and its not saving costs, or making racing more safe.

The longer this goes on, the more political it gets and who gets what favor and which rules get bent for which team/rider.

Jokes.

Dr Who - Unregistered

February 12, 2013 9:53 AM

Carmelo E has a strange way to get entertainment back instead of good quality racing he wants the bikes to have a big bang, followed by some white trails of smoke and some oil on the track.
Like I said earlier stop drinking Carmelo!

ex-loko.tkc.exe - Unregistered

February 12, 2013 10:07 AM

Honda use to force rules because they hace more capacity to adapt changes, even more if is about technique sustent by money...

Carmelo, stop drink, destroy others champioships
is not the solution

andy - Unregistered

February 12, 2013 10:21 AM

Engine limits seemed to hurt ducati more than honda or yamaha.....If a rider loses an engine from a crash which is not his fault,then it seems unfair if that engine counts.

dakota - Unregistered

February 12, 2013 10:27 AM

It was a trade-off between Dorna and the MSMA.
Five engines instead of six, and MotoGP bikes don't have to use the mandatory spec ECU in 2014 and a new rev limit wasn't imposed.

Page 1 of 4
1 2 3 4  »

Join the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.