Crash.Net User: chrissb6

Comments rating: 159
Position in rating: 894

Show Comments on:


October 30, 2015 2:10 PM

MotoGP » Valentino Rossi appeals Sepang penalty

He's not been penalised 3 points from his championship total it's only on his licence, he'd already received a point from a drama with Lorenzo in qualification earlier in the season, these extra points have put him on the back of the grid for the last race. They have hammered Danny Kent this year over this, his race is going to be just as dramatic, the kid got it all on to get that last point


February 12, 2015 3:44 PM

MotoGP » MotoGP top speeds ‘medium-term concern’

When was the last time there was a major accident due to high speeds? Back in 1957 bikes where reaching 170mph Moto Guzzi 500 V8 that engine was fitted into a chassis with tyres and brakes that would scare any man. Crashes have almost always happened whilst the bike is on the brakes or in the corners. So what do the governing bodies do to try and make things safer? Stick more silly chicanes and bends in the circuit to try and slow things down causing more mayhem!! In doing so deprive us of all the fantastic circuits such as Spa, Monza and the like. I'm all for safety, but lowering top speeds will not make the sport any safer


June 13, 2014 12:56 AM

MotoGP » Marquez: 'Impossible to race two grand prix classes!'

LLarry: Wasn't impossible for Freddie Spencer. Or Giacomo Agostini Or Phil Read Or Bill Ivy Or Jim Redman Or Mike Hailwood And numerous others.
And he gave you just a few of the reasons it wouldnt be feasible today. Back in the good ole days, when the race was over, there was no data to crunch, there was no endless appearance commitments, and most importantly, there were no 220 mph bikes and all the physical requirements that go with a 220 mph bike.
And no electronics'- traction control, no air fence and big balls circuits, if you think that those old bikes were not physical your very much mistaken. Times have moved on, but never take it away from any rider no matter what the era, all of them put it on the line when they went to the grid. Back in there day it was more a necessity to race more than one class, they lived out the back of a van no corporate hospitality back then

Page 1 of 8
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8  »

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2015 Crash Media Group | Built by Accelerate Agency

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