Originally Posted by wrk2surf
so I wonder whats going on with Cyril not running the up coming FIM rally??
Pure speculation on my part, but I think he was looking at going with the Husa-BMW crowd, Coma got the KTM development manager position and I think he has pushed Despres out after the tyre spat in Chile ealier this year. Perhaps BMW are a little slow on the uptake, and left Despres high and dry?
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