MotoGP » 'Never say never' for Red Bull MotoGP team

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.

@ I don't think technical regulations are that much an issue when it come to sponsors, but overall the cost of run a racing program. Posted by andrew2k My point is that there are no available slots for competitve, established teams for RB to be a title sponsor. If BMW wanted to join the fray of Moto GP the cost would be astronomical. Making HP is the easy part. Making HP out of an engine that has to last longer then 3 races is stupid expensive. It seems to me it would be cheaper to rebuild an engine than the cost of exotic materials to make the engines last that long. This with the 20 liters of fuel makes the use of super nerds a necessity. Don't get me started on tires. So who can RB really sponsor? The restrictions are killing the sport.

© 1999 - 2015 Crash Media Group

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