Monster Yamaha Tech 3's Cal Crutchlow also felt the new chassis was a step back after running the frame in Monday's Catalunya test.
“I tested a new chassis that Jorge used at the first couple of races and it isn't any better than the frame I am on,” said the Englishman. “I did the whole day on the new frame and braking stability was better but in other areas it didn't feel quite as good.
“At the end I went out again on my old chassis and was immediately as fast as before and I was using a set of tyres that had already done 25-laps... I will continue to use that frame.”
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