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Joeski

October 01, 2014 2:06 AM

MotoGP » Suzuki signs Espargaro, Vinales for MotoGP


martin.mm.108: I'm gonna come out and say I don't rate AEspargaro at all, good luck to him. but he has never shown anything remotely noteworthy, and I will never understand why he got a 2nd chance at motogp... that decision to go down shows a lot about the mental fortitude a rider has (meaning he couldn't hack it the first time around....)
I agree to an extent... How Aleix got his first run in motogp is beyond me. Since he has come back on that CRT and now on the Forward Yamaha, for sure I can now say he has earned it. What he has shown is that on a top machine he can achieve good results even if he may not be an alien... But how do we know he is not an alien...he is certainly not on the best machine in the field to prove otherwise....

Joeski

September 26, 2014 4:22 PM

MotoGP » Moto2: Mika Kallio moves to Italtrans


A rider challenging for the title and gets canned.... well, I would have thought him safe for his seat but with the announcement of Alex, I figured this would happen.... I actually want him to win now because it will be sand in the face of former employer...canning the World Champ!!.. Truthfully though, he has had the time to shine but only produced flashes every now and then... This seems to be his best year and he is not getting younger but I still figured him for the Pramac seat or even Avintia if they got another GP14....

Joeski

September 30, 2014 9:35 AM

MotoGP » Valentino Rossi talks Aragon accident


Roofusruffcut: There's a simple solution to the slippery artificial grass. Stay ON the track
Do you mean like Marquez? Oh that's right he crashed on the track...or maybe Pedrosa?.. Oh sorry, my mistake because he crashed on the track too. Wait a minute...didn't MM crash ON THE TRACK last time out in Misano? What the heck is going on...riders actually crash on the track as well....I guess you can crash ON or OFF the track.... in wet or dry....go figure!!!! You are an effing genius Forest Gump!!!!

Joeski

September 28, 2014 9:14 PM

MotoGP » Pedrosa: We have to take the positives


He stayed out on slicks because Marquez stayed out on slicks...it is natural to follow the person you are in competition with...same with tyre choice etc. We have seen gambles in the past that went south...Like Rossi in Assen etc. Lorenzo admitted to taking a chance and it paid off...little luck involved because if the rain eased up or stopped then he could have paid the price for switching over to the wet bike I know it was only a few laps left and a dry line may not have formed even if they had switched they probably would have been good but it is difficult to make that on so close to the end.....with not enough time to possibly get the wets up to temp..

Joeski

September 27, 2014 7:46 PM

MotoGP » Delighted Espargaro qualifies as top Yamaha


Good stuff from Pol...most likely the Factory M1 have changed so much from last year while the tech 3 is more stationary and a known quantity...although Yamaha tested here earlier..the conditions and the tires would make a massive difference...its like Brno for MM... tested there but struggled on set up!! Anyway good to see different faces upfront even if my favorite riders are behind the curb, a little bit... Surely tomorrow is a Honda day all day....the podium fight will be interesting for third place!!!

Joeski

September 26, 2014 9:00 AM

MotoGP » PIC: Avintia Ducati unveiled at Aragon


owlockey: I think this is a little unfair on Yonny, he should surely get a GP14 over Barbera and Di Meglio?
I wouldn't be surprise if Yonny got the GP14.2 that they are now testing for next year..it's already built and they got at least 2 of them already (one for Iannone and one for Dovi) the GP15 will be the factory boys bike... So Yonny is in a good position...IMHO... My only regret is that Nicky got let go or left Ducati last year... Would love to see how he would have gone on this new Open Ducati... Surely better than Cal is doing now.... Nicky might want to consider going to Pramac but with the new RC213V Open bike with this years engine...he could be in a good position...

Joeski

September 26, 2014 8:52 AM

MotoGP » PIC: Avintia Ducati unveiled at Aragon


owlockey: I think this is a little unfair on Yonny, he should surely get a GP14 over Barbera and Di Meglio?
Not sure if this us bad for Yonny or not....remember that Yonny is running the factory option software...Barbera will run the Open ECU...untested at this point and definitely not as advanced as the factory software...Barbera would have most likely got an early model GP14 not the upgraded stuff they just received a few races ago...plus Barbera will probably be running this same bike all of next year and Yonny will get the more updated GP14 and have factory software come next year...he will be in a better position than Barbera in any case... Remember that the early GP14 and GP13 are dam near the same bike..it was the Open concession that made the difference I performance...

Joeski

September 24, 2014 1:40 PM

MotoGP » Ducati confirms 'GP14.2' debut


I am not saying Rossi is an engineer by any means... But notice that GiGi has not done away with the aluminum frame...the same direction Rossi and Jeremy pointed them in the first place...the same aluminum frame that is now been used to move the team forward... I no longer hear the slagging comments about Yamacati.... But I suspect that is a Rossi hating thing...lol PS I would not say Ducati are listening to Rossi and Burgess 3 years after the fact but I suspect with GiGi at the wheel, they are now coming to the same conclusions and after the mishap with the Rossi situation...they are no longer willing to risk the loss of arguably the best talent in the engineering business...does this mean they have learnt from their past mistake and are more willing to listen to riders and change accordingly? the old way/mentality certainly was not working....

Joeski

September 23, 2014 8:36 PM

MotoGP » Ducati confirms 'GP14.2' debut


1MoreRound: It's kind of funny to me... the guy on the Sat bike gets the newest, greatest stuff- and the guy on the factory bike, with the biggest paycheck, gets the rubbish bin special to ride around on. I can't say I blame Ducati one bit.
I agree with you...but this is normal...it's not some kind of punishment for Cal and he would have expected this.. Remember Yamaha did the same to Vale when he announced his defection to Ducati....so it's a neutral story for me regarding Cal's treatment but for sure exciting regarding improvements for the Ducati.....

Joeski

September 24, 2014 1:20 PM

MotoGP » Ducati confirms 'GP14.2' debut


Polyccio: Great to see the stuff Rossi and Jerry asked for 3 years ago is finally ready to use. I hope Catweazle gives those guys the credit they deserve.
Too funny..with Dovi's style similar to Rossi...I did not think he would do as well, I thought Cal's style would work but as cal said he has been riding like Lorenzo so his Stoneresque style was not a true statement... let's be honest...Dovi did not do well last year under last year engineering...GIGi must be listening to his lead rider coupled that with the Open concessions Dovi is doing the business. IMHO, GiGi mentality is probably in the same vein as Rossi in terms of direction for the bike. Ducati messed up and let Rossi go...they will not do the same with GiGi and are now giving the engineering and the team what they need and at a faster rate....


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