MotoGP » Austin MotoGP: 'Great achievement' for Crutchlow, Tech 3


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.

It doesn't matter if the engine is identical in spec if the chassis can't put the power as effectively to the ground. The factory bikes grip better and wheelie less out of corners and that alone can make the difference. Anybody thinking a factory bike isn't worth 0.2s per lap over a satellite machine is kidding themselves. There'd be no point in Yamaha running them otherwise.



© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

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