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Forum: Racing 12-18-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
According to Yamazaki and comments by Barreda,...

According to Yamazaki and comments by Barreda, this is nearly an entirely new bike, albeit with a tremendous amount of learning applied so we'll see.

Hoping for your opponent to falter is...
Forum: Racing 12-18-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
I do agree with you. HRC seems to enter with...

I do agree with you. HRC seems to enter with something special, then spend the proper time fine tuning out all the bugs to peel back a winner. The rally program keeps returning the the drawing board...
Forum: Racing 12-18-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Let's hope this does not become the reality.

Let's hope this does not become the reality.
Forum: Racing 12-18-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Let it be known that for all my criticism of...

Let it be known that for all my criticism of Honda, it's borne out of tough love. Full disclosure, I worked for American Honda for a few years though not in anything related to racing which is a...
Forum: Racing 12-18-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
While it would be nice, that film is from his...

While it would be nice, that film is from his house in Andorra where, as I understand it, has a few of his old bikes and gear displayed. I'm thinking the references were in regards to the Andorra 500...
Forum: Racing 12-18-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
HRC's main problem is that they keep bringing...

HRC's main problem is that they keep bringing shiny, new, high-tech knives to a gun fight. HRC's hyping up of a new bike may read impressive to the casual observer, but the "latest" and "new" seldom...
Forum: Racing 12-12-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
I never have made car predictions but my money is...

I never have made car predictions but my money is on Nani Roma. 4th year in a stable team, super fast and consistent. I think the Pug will be fast and both Sainz and Peterhansel will mask some of the...
Forum: Racing 12-12-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
I'd love to see Robby win it this year. For the...

I'd love to see Robby win it this year. For the most part, the cars hold little interest with me, but after years of slogging away, clearly Robby loves it. He could be sinking all this money into a...
Forum: Racing 12-09-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
:clap

:clap
Forum: Racing 12-08-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
"Don't laugh too much boys and girls. See how...

"Don't laugh too much boys and girls. See how easily Helder contract burns here?"

:hide
Forum: Racing 12-08-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
" 'Ere, 'elder, you take the peecture so we can...

" 'Ere, 'elder, you take the peecture so we can yooze it again next year."

:hide
Forum: Racing 12-05-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,877
Posted By doyle
Just tweeted it out with a photo. Unbelievable....

Just tweeted it out with a photo. Unbelievable. What is someone in the US going to do with that, it'll stick out like a sore thumb.
Forum: Racing 12-05-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Interesting thing about moto rally is being...

Interesting thing about moto rally is being proven currently and that is that success cannot be bought. Honda is proving that. It takes years of hard grinding work and buckets of luck for everything...
Forum: Racing 12-05-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Non. (That's French).:lol3

Non. (That's French).:lol3
Forum: Racing 12-05-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Hmmm, get the roadbook, film a scroll through and...

Hmmm, get the roadbook, film a scroll through and then upload the video to the home office (or bivvy crew) have them map out the entire stage while I get my sleep on and then have a debrief/virtual...
Forum: Racing 12-05-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 403
Posted By doyle
Can't wait to see those FIM rally bikes limited...

Can't wait to see those FIM rally bikes limited to 25cc, pushing out 400hp, running on a special mix of flax and camel grass hovering above the dunes at breakneck speed. Joan 'Hyperspace' Barreda III...
Forum: Racing 12-05-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
Yes, according to more than a few participants,...

Yes, according to more than a few participants, this past Atacama Rally was an organizational nightmare of incompetence. Certainly not a world class event.
Forum: Racing 12-05-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Specifics? :ear

Specifics?
:ear
Forum: Racing 12-05-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
Let's hope the FIM has strong plans to send in...

Let's hope the FIM has strong plans to send in some organizational management. The Atacama rally was run like a joke and without changes, has no place being on the calendar with top caliber events..
Forum: Racing 12-04-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Interesting that the two most populous nations on...

Interesting that the two most populous nations on earth are so under-represented. I know we had our friends on their Jin-(Yamaha)-chengs but one would think with China's growing wealth, there would...
Forum: Racing 12-04-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Looks more compact. Any info as to whether Robby...

Looks more compact. Any info as to whether Robby has downsized the Gordini? :ear
Forum: Racing 12-02-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By doyle
Welcome Daniel. You will find a lot of great...

Welcome Daniel. You will find a lot of great rally information here. You may also try the Thumpers forum for more specific technical information on the 640 Adventure and the few things needed to make...
Forum: Racing 12-02-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Just last year. Both Pedrero and Duclos gave...

Just last year. Both Pedrero and Duclos gave Sherco stage wins on stages 4 and 6 respectively. Duclos had the bike up as high as 3rd overall and was sitting 4th overall when he dropped out after...
Forum: Racing 12-01-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,583
Posted By doyle
Good luck. There are a couple of threads here in...

Good luck. There are a couple of threads here in Racing for KoM including some inmates (RobertoGatos) that have raced both editions IIRC.
Forum: Racing 12-01-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Riding support for Chavo again. If I am correct,...

Riding support for Chavo again. If I am correct, this is the bike Chavo rode in the Atacama Rally, hence the Bolivia location for training.
Forum: Racing 11-24-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By doyle
It's a manufactured series to make it seems like...

It's a manufactured series to make it seems like motor racing isn't a resource guzzling anti-eco friendly endeavor. Sort of picking up where the A1GP left off by failing to attract any real audience....
Forum: Racing 11-24-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By doyle
It's where Formula One has beens and never were's...

It's where Formula One has beens and never were's go when they cannot retire. It's like a concert venue specifically for the Madonna's of the world.

:lol3
Forum: Racing 11-21-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
Curious to see the HRC bikes looking somewhat...

Curious to see the HRC bikes looking somewhat less than finished. :scratch
Forum: Racing 11-21-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
:clap Thanks

:clap Thanks
Forum: Racing 11-20-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
F5 Caption Contest? ...

F5 Caption Contest?

http://bucket3.clanacion.com.ar/anexos/fotos/52/rally-dakar-2015-1973152w620.jpg
Forum: Racing 11-20-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
As the cross the Salar de Uyuni, they can just...

As the cross the Salar de Uyuni, they can just lay down a metal strip and soak up spare lithium from the vast Bolivian resources. Charging along as they run.

:lol3
Forum: Racing 11-20-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
I tweeted nationalities yesterday, 37 countries...

I tweeted nationalities yesterday, 37 countries represented with France still leading the way with 25 entrants. Argentina is next with 19 and I believe it was 17 from the Netherlands.

For the bike...
Forum: Racing 11-19-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 1,229
Views: 90,975
Posted By doyle
They'll make it. Probably with a small percentage...

They'll make it. Probably with a small percentage of the parts they started with, but they'll be there. :lol3
Forum: Racing 11-18-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
Just shows how little attention I pay to the car...

Just shows how little attention I pay to the car segment. :hide
Forum: Racing 11-18-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
I thought Nasser was working with Overdrive...

I thought Nasser was working with Overdrive running a Toyota HiLux? :dunno
Forum: Racing 11-11-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
Rally driver Sam Sunderland living it up in Dubai...

Rally driver Sam Sunderland living it up in Dubai

http://www.thenational.ae/storyimage/AB/20141111/ARTICLE/141119754/AR/0/&MaxW=640&imageVersion=default&AR-141119754.jpg

DUBAI // It is January...
Forum: Racing 11-11-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
The excitement is building. Chavo...

The excitement is building.

Chavo Salvatierra made the official switch from Speedbrain to KTM today.
...
Forum: Racing 11-10-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
Always loved the TM 450's that he put out. ...

Always loved the TM 450's that he put out.

This photo of Luca Manca on one being one of my absolute favorites.

http://www.diariosport.it/files/2010/02/17.jpg
Forum: Racing 11-06-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
Daniel Gouet posted this photo on Instagram the...

Daniel Gouet posted this photo on Instagram the other day and I suspected that was the top trim on the CRF just ahead of the seat.
...
Forum: Racing 11-04-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 5,568
Views: 667,322
Posted By doyle
Wow, what a beauty. I love that the smaller...

Wow, what a beauty. I love that the smaller manufacturers like Gas Gas and Sherco keep at it.
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