MotoGP » Austin MotoGP: 'Dream' continues for record-breaking Marquez


"Already third place in Qatar was a dream, and now victory in my second race is even better!“ - Marc Marquez.

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MC - Unregistered

April 22, 2013 1:11 AM

Very impressive, let's see if he can find victory at any of the other tracks, as COTA being brand new definitely played into Marc's hand.

fincheronious - Unregistered

April 22, 2013 1:24 AM

I was there on turn 11 hairpin all weekend. The Hondas were super fast out of the corner. Amazing weekend. Drove 1300 miles to be there. Congratulations on your win Marc. Great ride!

joe - Unregistered

April 22, 2013 2:21 AM

I love Marquez's style. Aggressive with the craziest lean angles I've seen. This kid is fast fast fast! I'm sure Lorenzo's concerned, and he should be. Amazing performance for sure

Niva

April 22, 2013 3:40 AM

Joe, I thought it was the other way around based on the commentary and the pictures/video we saw during the race today. Marc's style is to hang off the bike even more than usual, to the point that his elbows are on the ground usually, but the actual lean angle of the bike is more upright than in comparison to Pedrosa. This allows him to actually get a better drive coming out of the corner apparently... at least that's what someone was commentating during the race today.

I loved the slow motion video shots of Marquez and Pedrosa from the race today, it was incredible to see this guy hanging off the bike like that. Looked very smooth and composed too.

Season's still young, roll on the next few races, but this will be at least a 4 man battle. Also Crutchlow might surprise some people, he had great races so far this season. Appears faster than expected, though in Quatar it seemed his top speed was down on the other factory machines and then he was catching up or passing in the t

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