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2019 banter & Silly season thread for MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3

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Re: 2019 banter & Silly season thread for MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3

Post by kals » 1 year ago

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What an amazing Italian MotoGP, great race and winner. So happy for Petrucci.

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Post by Vassago » 1 year ago

It's funny since Marquez is re-writing all the records and people still love the racing. But MotoGP has come a long way since the Doohan dominance boredom and now it's SBK that can't deliver a good product.

All this being said, Yamaha is just a joke this season. Rossi is too old and still has one more season before his team enters MotoGP so he can finally go away but Vinales just loses too much time in the early laps race after race and never recovers from this. Quartararo needs to sort out the starts.
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Post by Everso Biggyballies » 1 year ago

kals wrote:
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What an amazing Italian MotoGP, great race and winner. So happy for Petrucci.
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Post by kals » 1 year ago

Jonas Folger is making his racing return for the Barcelona round, he'll be taking part in Moto2. Good to have him back.

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Post by John » 1 year ago

Jorge Lorenzo is a goddamn clown.
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Post by DoubleFart » 1 year ago

John wrote:
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Jorge Lorenzo is a goddamn clown.
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Post by Andy » 1 year ago

Unfortunate race incident.
Quite funny though that his mistake wiped out the only other riders halfway in contention to Marquez and to the Honda factory therefore. Championship decided. Time to find something else.
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Post by SB83 » 1 year ago

Lorenzo needs to fuck off and call it a career already.

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Post by erwin greven » 1 year ago

Lorenzo has crashed hard at Assen in FP. Brought to the medical center. Seems to be ok.
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Post by erwin greven » 1 year ago

Pratama went off hard in Turn 9. Red flag!
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Post by kals » 1 year ago

erwin greven wrote:
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Lorenzo has crashed hard at Assen in FP. Brought to the medical center. Seems to be ok.
Lorenzo has been diagnosed with a fractured back and will be out for the weekend. Bradl could step up to replace him.

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Post by DoubleFart » 1 year ago

Can Lorenzo just quit.
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Post by MonteCristo » 1 year ago

Bonkers lead pack in Moto3 so far.
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Post by MonteCristo » 1 year ago

And all happening in the last minute!
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Post by John » 1 year ago

https://www.motorsport.com/moto3/photos ... /45051477/
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Post by MonteCristo » 1 year ago

John wrote:
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https://www.motorsport.com/moto3/photos ... /45051477/
Kaito and Ogura have some sweet retro bikes this week.
Yeah, loved the big round numbers on the front of the fairings.
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