Originally Posted by crofrog
Also to the guy who wasn't sure about the suspension extending under acceleration, look at the distance between the bottom of the tire back tire and the bottom of the bellypan between the mid-corner and the corner exit shot. The bike leaving the corner is doing a wheelie so it has 100% load transfer to the back wheel and the suspension is almost if not fully topped out.
Great analysis -- thanks for posting that! And yeah, the Ducati certainly looks like the rear suspension has extended compared to the Yamaha in the second photo. Interesting...