Yooperbikemike's 2013 MotoGP Thread

Discussion in 'Racing' started by yooperbikemike, Nov 11, 2012.

  1. dontlr

    dontlr Banned

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    Why let facts get in the way of opinion :lol3
  2. mike54

    mike54 You don't get me

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    I saw that.
  3. DC2wheels

    DC2wheels Castle Anthrax troll

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    Yeah, Soup did a decent article on him and the 70's.

    I am amazed at what they did with crappy equipment back then (check out the wimpy front brakes- and he still had the back end off the ground)
  4. spezjag

    spezjag Long timer

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    Oh, we'll, there is that . . .:shog
  5. jm-2008

    jm-2008 Been here awhile

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  6. Silver

    Silver Dirtnewb

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    Rooting for list.

    1. Hayden(I haven't wavered, hope Ducati gives him a bike).
    2. Rossi(Hoping back on the Yam gives him the confidence he needs to get back at the pointy end).
    3. Spies(Hoping Ducati gives him a bike)
    4. Iannone(Same as above).
    5. Crutchlowe(Hope he keeps getting faster, likable fellow that guy).

    Middle of the road on Marquez. Spectacular rider, waiting to see how the bully passes and all that works out.

    Get beat list. UNGNGNGN no more Stoner for me to rant about.

    1. Jorge(Just an assss all around).
    2. Dovi(Set up to be the next best whiner, just doesn't have the clout Casey had).

    Uhh, I think that's about it. If none of my top 5 bros can do it I'll be rooting for pedrosa again.
  7. mike54

    mike54 You don't get me

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    What do you have against CE? :D
  8. Drif10

    Drif10 Accredited Jackass

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  9. Silver

    Silver Dirtnewb

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    Nothing :( :( :( :(

    That CRT isn't going anywhere near the front. I should have put in as an aside I'm rooting for him to get more interviews, press conferences, and other on camera actions aside from being on a CRT in the back. :D
  10. dontlr

    dontlr Banned

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    After the Flag

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  11. K0m4

    K0m4 Been here awhile

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    Hmm, fun idea.

    1. Place holder for the return of Suzuki
    2. Placeholder for the second Suzuki
    3. Spies. Sympathy rooting, he just has to get a break sometime
    4. Rossi. It'd be nice to see him come back and prove some haters wrong. Not sure he will though.
    5. Marquez. Fresh breath, hope he'll keep his ways about him (although cooling it a bit during qps)

    Get beat list

    1. Any other team than Suzuki. Yes, this is a placeholder too..
    2. Porcellain-Pedrosa and J-Lo. They share place two, but Pedrosa would have had it alone if not for the spirit he showed during last season't second half.

    Subject to change during the season.. except the placeholders. I'll probably not have too much to be happy for with that rooting for list, but it's anyway no real rooting as long as Suzuki is absent.
  12. Killer Whale KTM

    Killer Whale KTM Life is the adventure!

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    Drift10,
    Nice read on Mr. Hancock. That stuff is fascinating to me.This shows that real (talented) people design our real bikes. I've always enjoyed the design element of motorcycles. maybe that's why I customize mine so much !
    Thanks for posting.
    Killer Whale KTM
  13. 'Flagger

    'Flagger ..this space for rent..

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    Too bad American Honda doesn't have a few more like Mr. Hancock on their staff.
  14. Motorcyclist

    Motorcyclist Drag a Bag!

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  15. Drif10

    Drif10 Accredited Jackass

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    Yeah, love that stuff to. The author and I get together for supper with the ladies once in a while, pretty neat to get first hand the details that don't get published.
  16. BeeCeeGS

    BeeCeeGS WeaponOfMassDestruction

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    Honda usually plays things very close; that was an interesting read.
  17. WSobchak

    WSobchak MoTard

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    I get almost all my MotoGP news from this thread, so I'm glad to have all the rumors, opinions and BS I can get.

    Tell ya what, the MM fellow might make for some exciting racing in the GP class.
    High hopes for Rossi making the front of the GP races interesting.
    Would be nice to see competitive Ducs (especially with Hayden)
    Hope Spies gets a fair shake the season (fewer mechanical problems)
  18. spezjag

    spezjag Long timer

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    So I watched the CoTA F1 race yesterday. And all I could think about was "wow, that's going to be an AWESOME MotoGP track."
  19. yooperbikemike

    yooperbikemike high, wide and handsome

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    T1 off the start is going to be a clusterfuck.
  20. yooperbikemike

    yooperbikemike high, wide and handsome

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