WSBK » Davies wins as Biaggi and Melandri bin it


Chaz Davies scores a shock win at the Nurburgring as both Max Biaggi and Marco Melandri crash during the second race; Laverty and Camier complete the podium.

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SoDa - Unregistered

September 10, 2012 1:28 AM
Last Edited 670 days ago

Was Rea racing today dustytracks! Its not that we dislike him we can't stand listening to him being extremely over rated! And I really love winding you guys up

Md Zane - Unregistered

September 10, 2012 12:50 AM

Gooooooo Chaz57
The unfortunate start to the season a sloppy gear box and some bad tyre choices only delayed what was inevitable:)

Who fell off,doesn't matter coz Chaz was there when they were falling.

Nice save by Chaz:)whats wrong Marco is ye legs not long enough to stick it back on its rubber

2 nice rides from Laverty and Camier.

Sweeble - Unregistered

September 09, 2012 8:35 PM

Both Melandri and Kawasaki lost it today. Melandri because he couldn't hold himself back when he needed to just finish the race and Tom by blasting his tyres at the beginning as usual. The reason Max is leading the championship is that he keeps his head and bags whichever points are available. It could have been so different!

pcxmac - Unregistered

September 09, 2012 8:27 PM

single control tires can fly somewhat in GPs, even though you would end up with bikes that look and behave very similarly (monoculture) Its pretty unrealistic to think that multiple production makes will be able to compete fairly in that environment, especially when there is a serious limitation on what can be done to the bikes after after they come off the assembly line.

Just look at 2011 and Yamaha, best bike by miles, couldnt go any where during the races, at least with respect to its true potential. 2011 the tires were geared for the Ducati, this year the balance is better, but the harder hitters like the Kawasaki are still having issues.

pcxmac - Unregistered

September 09, 2012 8:22 PM

Stop blaming Sykes, he can only go so far on tires that wont work with his bike, unless he was riding a prototype and could make mods to his chassis/etc... What you are seeing with Sykes is the product of a single 'control' tire.

matt copp - Unregistered

September 09, 2012 7:09 PM

Leon Camier was my man of the match,superb from the back in race one,brilliant podium in race 2! Keeps remembering his awful crash at cadwell,boy done good xxx

GG - Unregistered

September 09, 2012 6:41 PM

What a race for Chaz.. Very impressive!! I never expect that one rider so big on that Aprilia could ride so well.. This guy is a racer very good for 2013 with BMW will be a contender.. I remenber him on the 600cc just recovering to Scassa and take the WC but the way he rode today was master.. Also Camier is was amyzing realy nice..

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