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Realist

November 24, 2014 5:35 PM

MotoGP » Crutchlow: The Honda is what I expected


I agree with Abefan. The conspiracy theories are nonsense, and he made a good point about MM jumping on the Honda the first year and breaking records, winning races and ultimately the WC. How on Earth does that correlate to less support for Dani????!! As far as Cal, he has tried to emulate this rider and that rider, and ultimately it hasn't worked for him. First it's Stoner, then it's Lorenzo, and now he speaks about emulating Marc. Just ride the damn bike Crutchlow. Everything else will fall into place (in theory).

Realist

November 24, 2014 5:07 PM

MotoGP » Yamaha: We have two riders that can beat Marc


some1: I think the rider would beat Marquez is actually his team mate Pedrosa. But Pedrosa will not going to beat Marquez on Honda. He need to ride Ducati to make it happened. Ducati has the extra spin and punch that Pedrosa need to beat his country men. I believe Pedrosa is as good as Stoner on Ducati. While Ducati need Pedrosa to end their tyres suffering. Ducati, Pedrosa and Michelin would get them additional 5 seconds race lead. Doesn't matter if Marquez even able to touch his ears on the road, it will not cut it. Then both Yamaha men can beat Marquez. Probably, on Ducati, Pedrosa finally has a real chances to win a title similar to Carlos Checa of SBK on Ducati.
Stop! Just stop!

Realist

November 23, 2014 10:14 PM
Last Edited 65 days ago

MotoGP » Michelin front main question for 2016


TF2: You blithely/blindly bash on about riders superiority, yet are happy to do so from a series where restriction and favouritism don't actually demand riders to win against rivals with equal opportunity. The top 4 have NO others with the support to challenge.
What auto/moto series DOESN'T have a hierarchy replete with restrictions, "favoritism"...or more accurately stated, factory top tier teams with lower run satellite and/or customer options, etc.? Name ONE. Just ONE. You are disregarding the Ducati FACTORY team (simply because they haven't performed in recent years) and the fact that HRC ran a 3 bike factory team for multiple seasons. Technically there are 6 bikes which should be included, and multiple SUPPORTED satellite factory entries that should be as well. The top riders are the top riders for a reason TF. All other things aside, that holds true. There aren't any better riders currently on the grid than Marquez, Rossi, Lorenzo and Pedrosa.

Realist

November 22, 2014 7:11 PM
Last Edited 65 days ago

MotoGP » Michelin front main question for 2016


Indianbear:
Realist:
notm4bs: This is all well and good until Marquez crashes and really gets hurt, then what?
What does that have to do with anything? Dani is more than capable of fighting at the front. In 14 seasons he has only not been 1st, 2nd or 3rd on four occasions. He's got a really solid track record. He can hold his own.
if there where more than four bikes in the race he would be in trouble
There's a flaw in that theory. There were more than "four" bikes in '07, '08, '09, '10 etc. See where I'm going with this? You can't claim that he just so happened to get lucky with all of those 2nd's and 3rd's in the WC's over a lengthy career without looking silly in the process.

Realist

November 22, 2014 7:19 PM

MotoGP » Suzuki will consider expanding MotoGP effort


TF2: All satellite teams do in the final analysis is fill grid spots and pack the midfield. The Factory's always keep the very best for themselves so extra Satellite teams just equals more bikes controlled and regulated on the grid, with ZERO increase in true competitors. Racing needs all teams to have the FREEDOM and the OPPORTUNITY to properly compete. Adding more Factory dependent 2nd stringers just fills track space. Sorry but that's the 100% true bottom line.
Have you provided your insights to the F1, WRC, BSB, etc. camps as well? :)

Realist

November 23, 2014 10:23 PM

MotoGP » Rossi: You have to forget past MotoGP victories


Duds123: Remember Hayden on the Repsol Honda ran with Pedrosa and even won the title against Dani. Now suddenly you have him running behind even Bradley and others in 10th spot!
I sure do. I also remember that he had two seasons following that WC win that resulted in him losing his seat because he was 6th & 8th on a factory HRC bike.....while Pedrosa was 3rd both years (..and 2nd when Nicky won the WC in 2006). People will say it was "developed for Pedrosa", etc. etc....but I just see it as significantly declining results to go from a lucky, but well deserved 1st to 6th and 8th.

Realist

November 22, 2014 6:26 PM

MotoGP » Rossi: You have to forget past MotoGP victories


Duds123: That's interesting bud. I agree. If Hayden was on the same bike as MM, how many seconds a lap do you think MM will be quicker by? The other question I ask is, for MM to go quicker than his current times, must he find more speed in himself or must they find it in the bike? In other words, has either him or the bike reached their respective limits?
I can't say for sure, but I would bet that MM would be quicker around the track without a doubt. I think MM is better at exploiting the limits of the bike, and his riding style gels well with the Honda.


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