Yooperbikemike's 2012 MotoGP Thread

Discussion in 'Racing' started by spezjag, Nov 7, 2011.

  1. DougZ73

    DougZ73 Fading off.........

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    Obviously \, we all need some racing to see and soon.

    This weekend, AMA road racing at Road Atlanta, on Speed. AMA SX on Speed at Seatle....saturday. Sunday, WSBK at Assen, on speed.

    Next weekend, MotoGP in Spain. woot woot. :clap
  2. Florida Lime

    Florida Lime Long timer

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    First of all. it was Bryar, and second, who are you calling an old coot ? :lol3

    Bryar was my home track - they butchered it for NASCAR. :cry
  3. wbedient

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    Not a head injury, just a bade case of red-neck-itis AKA Acute Culture Defecency Syndrome... I've had this condition since birth.

    I went to college to try to cure it, but came out like I went in: attracked to loud enigines with pushrods, American lager beer and firearms. I think it might be terminal. :D
  4. dontlr

    dontlr Banned

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    Just because speed is too busy with Nascrap doesn't mean there wasn't lots of racing going on this past weekend.:lol3

    Thanks to Krop for this link

    Bol d'Or

    Oh and some racing in BSB this weekend as well :D
  5. BOOTLACE

    BOOTLACE Bikie Scum.

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    No. I wouldn't say that. They are still young bucks in the big sceme of things, they'll come along...
    I'd think any track time is good time, no matter what you're riding, and BSB is THE most competitive domestic series around. Learning new tracks, bikes, racing in general. Good move...
    I noticed at Phillip Island they were pitted next to each other, so it's probably a healthy rivalry going on there. :freaky
  6. BOOTLACE

    BOOTLACE Bikie Scum.

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  7. Pantah

    Pantah PJ Fan from Boston

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    Pardon the spelling. I think I knew that. How was your swim? set any times?

    Besides, you are an old coot! You just won't admit it. :D

    :p3rry
  8. Florida Lime

    Florida Lime Long timer

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    I did go swimming once to help get someone else's bike out after a T3 'incident' .:lol3

    1 min 12 sec for 2nd row start of 1985 Superbike Nat'l.
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    Tripped1 Likely Lost.

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    RaY YreKa Palanquins RTW

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    I just read that Repsol is in a bit of bother (shares dropping and Argentina about to re-nationlise energy companies). I hope this doesn't trickle down to the sponsorship monies.
  11. Codewheeney

    Codewheeney Hoopy Frood

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    Rossi's future, another outstanding piece of analysis from K. Go read it, work will wait.

    JC
  12. DougZ73

    DougZ73 Fading off.........

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    Long but good. :clap
  13. Brodovitch

    Brodovitch Team ⌘R

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    "Despite what his detractors say - and over the past 18 months, his detractors have become even more tiresome than his fans ever were - Valentino Rossi still has seven premier class titles to his name, as well holding the record for premier class wins."

    Priceless :lol3
  14. bluebye

    bluebye Skin it back

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    That sidesteps the Honda-Yamaha points robbing conflict. Suzuki for 2013. (it was better in 2011 than the Ducati, probaly still is),
  15. DougZ73

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    Funny thing is, I thought of Suzuki and even Kawi too, but neither have enough money to build a bike for Gp and pay Rossi. maybe he'll do it for free to get his rep back. :lol3
  16. Pantah

    Pantah PJ Fan from Boston

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    my thoughts exactly
  17. Skowinski

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    Any little birds in a tree chirping about the possibility of Suzuki (or Kawasaki) coming back to MotoGP in the future?
  18. Codewheeney

    Codewheeney Hoopy Frood

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    Rossi to Aprilia next year on a full factory team. Sponsored by a BIG brand.

    JC
  19. Mr. Ray

    Mr. Ray Chemically Enhanced

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    As a Rossi fan, after being converted from non Rossi fan, I have to say I think he is done. Will he still be a competitive racer somewhere? It doesn't matter one bit to me. Is he GOAT in MotoGp? For now, yes. But that changes nothing. His career was amazing and bears a re-watching if you have it on video. Athletes get tired, they get too old, they lose the spark that makes them winners.......or someone better comes along. No one likes to admit the latter but it is a simple reality. There will always be a better thing if you wait long enough.

    I think all you Rossi fluffers better start sucking off Stoner or Bradl if you want to follow the latest winning trend.
  20. yooperbikemike

    yooperbikemike high, wide and handsome

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