Yooperbikemike's 2013 MotoGP Thread

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

  1. mdubya

    mdubya Right Brigade

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    I wonder what a race would look like with the entire field on factory Ducatis? :eek1
  2. Pecha72

    Pecha72 Long timer

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    Qatar and Texas might not necessarily be true indicators of where the top guys and their machines stand next to each other. Jerez is very interesting, and I'd be surprised if either Honda or Yamaha has a clear advantage there.
  3. ErikY.

    ErikY. Here, Now.

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    Yeah there's a huge non-self-aware ego there. Advice asked for is rarely taken, and advice not asked for, even less. I'm sure that MM has lots of guidance already. As if a 20-year old champion gives a shit what people tell him to do under almost any circumstance anyway.
  4. ErikY.

    ErikY. Here, Now.

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    A red Moto 2 race -4.5 seconds per lap?
    Would be excellent.
  5. mdubya

    mdubya Right Brigade

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    Gobmeier says Bridgestone could fix Ducati's problem in two weeks.

    http://www.gpone.com/2013042510005/Gobmeier-penalizzati-dalla-Bridgestone.html

    http://www.cycleworld.com/2013/04/24/motogp-racing-top-ten-quotes-from-circuit-of-the-americas/
  6. Mr Head

    Mr Head PowerPoint ADV

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    Like the Harley Sportster races only the bikes can corner without looking like they are hinged at both ends.


    Stoner laps the field.


  7. DogBoy

    DogBoy Not a Gnarly Adventurer

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  8. FotoTEX

    FotoTEX Long timer

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    After seeing Marquez ride at the Austin,TX MotoGP, my money is on him to win it all. No one other than Pedrosa even came close to him all the race. And the new track in Austin is Awesome. So proud to have such a great track in Texas. It sets the mark for new, great racing venues for years to come. Truly state of the Art.
  9. HarveyMushman

    HarveyMushman Tire Squarerer

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    Yes. Obviously. Uncomfortably so. :lol3
  10. mike54

    mike54 You don't get me

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    Reminds me of this guy.

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  11. cogitate

    cogitate What Marcellus Wallace Looks Like

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    That's cuz it was a Honda track. I don't think Jorge, Danni and Vale and ready to concede just yet. Lots of racing to go, he just showed how he good he is!
  12. azkiwi

    azkiwi message in a bottle

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    How is the problem any different for any other team? :dunno

    1000 x no cost is ... free! So what's the holdup? :D
  13. Tripped1

    Tripped1 Bitch called me a feminist.

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  14. Bultacofan

    Bultacofan Been here awhile

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    Pretty sure no one came close to Jlo in Qatar either, it's a long season ! I've said it before Pedrosa will NEVER win a premiere class championship , he just doesn't have the heart. Is it news to anyone that Dean is a Jackass ? Re the all Ducati Race, the results would have been the same.
  15. snowhawk jockey

    snowhawk jockey Slack Jaw Gaper

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    That would be telling...:rofl
    SBK Ducati could use the GP12 right about now, to get back up into the standings, against that smoking BMW!
  16. BeeCeeGS

    BeeCeeGS WeaponOfMassDestruction

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    How many riders have won in the 4 stroke era that were older than Rossi is now? Bayliss obviously; maybe Caprossi?
  17. mdubya

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    VR46 Racing Apparel headed to Jerez. Moto GP is big business. :deal

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  18. cogitate

    cogitate What Marcellus Wallace Looks Like

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    Where is the JLo/99 truck.?
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    Kropotkin Big Girl's Blouse

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    Updated to reflect the tragedy afflicting the sport.
  20. mdubya

    mdubya Right Brigade

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    :thumb

    I bought a GSE Racing Neil Hodgson t-shirt once. :wink: