MotoGP » Stoner: 'Win or bin' one turn early, slams marshals

Report Comment

You are about to report the comment below to the Crash.Net moderators as being abusive. An abusive comment may contain profanity, personal attacks or commercial SPAM.

Please do not report this comment as being abusive if you simply disagree with the comment posted. If this is the case then you can click on the "disagree" icon () in the upper right of the comment's post to show your dissatisfaction.

Crash.Net moderators will view all reported comments and will act as they deem necessary. This may be editing the comment or total deletion.

@myself "Alex Hoffmann also mentioned on German TV that last year Stoner insulted his mechanics very badly after losing to Lorenzo in the battle for the 2nd place" I was a crew chief for quite a few years in the four-wheel arena. As an avid watcher of MotoGP I always like to pay attention to any footage of the riders talking with their crew chiefs to get an insight into how things seem to be going. I had noticed over the past few years that Casey often seems to be curt with his guys. That is not really an issue because, as a crew chief, you learn to deal with all kinds of personalities and if being how they are is part of what makes them fast, you don't mess with it. But this weekend, I saw something I had not seen before. Firstly, Casey seemed to be more negative toward his crew chief than usual - a lot more arm waving, a lot more face pulling. Secondly, and more signific

© 1999 - 2015 Crash Media Group

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