Yooperbikemike's 2013 MotoGP Thread

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

  1. Turder

    Turder Throttle engineer

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    Various tweets say Stoner likes the production races very much and it can be competitive with minor tweaks. Only noticeable differencies are a little lack of bhp and different engine breaking compared to RCV prototype. Interesting to see how it performs next season.
  2. yooperbikemike

    yooperbikemike high, wide and handsome

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  3. mike54

    mike54 You don't get me

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    I'm not sure Dorna cares about that.
  4. stk0308

    stk0308 Long timer

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    Might make for a nice Wales championship between that and the existing Anglesey circuit.
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  5. yooperbikemike

    yooperbikemike high, wide and handsome

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  6. Codewheeney

    Codewheeney Hoopy Frood

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  7. PeteN95

    PeteN95 Long timer

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    If run CCW, but it looks like it is configured to run either way?
  8. Codewheeney

    Codewheeney Hoopy Frood

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    That turn at the top right of the picture makes me think it goes CCW. :dunno

    If run CW, the end of the straight at the top of the picture goes right into the wall.

    JC
  9. HarveyMushman

    HarveyMushman Tire Squarerer

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  10. bikerfish

    bikerfish flyfishandride

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  11. 'Dicko'

    'Dicko' Adventurer

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    Let's not forget that he made the Ducati competitive... So how fast is this bike really going to be? Competitive with Marquez on board or competitive with Bradl/Bautista on board?
  12. Motorcyclist

    Motorcyclist Drag a Bag!

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  13. advNZer?

    advNZer? Long timer

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    mr honda would if they were sure it was mostly yamaha he was beatin.Casey could prolly afford some
  14. bikerfish

    bikerfish flyfishandride

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    first year they ran in sept, hurricane hit during the race! past few years the weather has been perfect, wasn't hot, 80's during the day and 50's at night, which is perfect for sitting, watching a race, and sipping some beers! yes, other years it's been kinda hot, but by mid-day, there is usually a breeze blowing and it's not that bad
  15. Mike Yanagita

    Mike Yanagita Been here awhile

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    One might argue, based on diminishing results after 2007, that Stoner made it slower.

    Just funnin' -- I know what you mean, I just don't think it makes any sense.
  16. yooperbikemike

    yooperbikemike high, wide and handsome

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  17. mdubya

    mdubya Right Brigade

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  18. mdubya

    mdubya Right Brigade

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    I am hoping that Gigi Dall’Igna stays at Aprilia and that he and Aprilia and Nicky and Aspar wipe the floor with Ducati.

    Ducati should recall Pierre Terblanche to design the Duc Moto GP bike to resemble an art deco locomotive. :puke1
  19. DougZ73

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

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    Well, that is certainly a wrench in the monkey works. :D

    I just want to see Nicky on a good bike and a good team, and beat Ducati every time. Whether it is an Ape or Honda, I care not.
  20. RedRocket

    RedRocket Yeah! I want Cheesy Poofs

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    Yup. I hope he doesn't get screwed out of a good ride.