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Old Sep 09, 2010, 05:37 PM
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Well another reason why it might be real, they made a Martini street 1098S version sooo...

Anyone have any more info?
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Old Sep 09, 2010, 05:47 PM
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No, but here is the website of oberdan bezzi. Seems he designs a lot of bike stuff.
My crap guess is he has been commissioned to come up with a few ideas...
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Old Sep 10, 2010, 02:07 AM
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Looks like someone's being playing with photo shop...

It seems a little wierd to me that if they were going to do race replica street bike, they would do it in different colours... and with different tyre sponsors... I know WSBK use Pirelli, but Ducati won't be in WSBK next year, so why not run Bridgestones as per motogp replica...

Also... the last I heard (through the media... no in house info here...) was that Fiat will be going to Ducati with Rossi...
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Old Sep 10, 2010, 05:14 PM
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Did you guys see this photo?
I have not been able to find any more info on this and it seems this is just some guys wishfull thinking of next years team colors. Yes/No?
I think its the sickest looking bike ever and I hope that is what the team goes with next year.
Only comment; the number 46 should be flourescent yellow with an outline like typical Rossi livery.
If this is the bike can you imagine the leathers and helmet? Hands down the coolest looking team in GP history if this is real.
I'm going to have to widdle out a Ducati body set now for the GPV, notice the swing arms are very similar? lol

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Old Oct 03, 2010, 03:08 AM
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Wow the last three laps were really interesting....!

Good chances for the Doctor next year.

Ducati was great and Rossi was really willing to go onto the podium.

Really funny indeed.

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Old Oct 03, 2010, 03:41 AM
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Wow the last three laps were really interesting....!

Good chances for the Doctor next year.

Ducati was great and Rossi was really willing to go onto the podium.

Really funny indeed.

Ciao
Yes!!! Rossi vs Lorenzo in the last laps... This is RACING!!!
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Old Oct 03, 2010, 05:21 AM
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Ducati wasn't very good at all today.... out of 5 bikes on the grid, Ducati filled the last 4 positions of the race, and the second Ducati to qualify was Hayden... in 11th position...

1 of their riders seem to get it sorted though

I can't work out why nobody else can get the thing to work... ocasionaly someone will get going quick at a race... but the following meeting they're nowhere again...

Like it or not guys, he is the only rider that be consistantly fast on that bike...
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Old Oct 03, 2010, 07:01 AM
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it will be interesting to hear Rossi's comments on the Ducati after the first time he rides it.
If I remember Hayden's first comments were something like 'what ever they are paying Stoner, its not enough'.
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Old Oct 03, 2010, 07:13 AM
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I remember of couple of years ago Mika Kallio saying that the only difference between Stoner and everyone else riding a Ducati is his ability to get on the gas mid corner and allow it to slide through. Maybe that is why Stoner has had trouble with it this year because the big bang does not turn the rear around causing the front to go wide. This bike behaviour is second nature to Rossi which makes me think the big bang engine was introduced for Rossi.
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Old Oct 06, 2010, 03:48 PM
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The big bang engine has been around for a while in different bikes and on different brands over the years. Now the Ducati with improved rear grip the front is not hooking up as well and that is something Hayden has commented on and Stoner loses the front end most of the time he drops the bike. He does push it hard and gambles more than usual probably but it seems fairly common to Stoner.

Rossi sorted out the Honda and the Yamaha he can sort out the Ducati just watch. I cant wait to see what happens next season.
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Old Oct 08, 2010, 05:18 PM
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Well we shall all see this weekend they are off to Sepang > Interesting indeed, Just subscribe to Motogp.com Ppl its awesome i have too for many years had it , It is amazing Pract Qual Race all class's Lots of info, and old vid from 1992 Shame it does not go right back to 80's as well don't think Fim or dorna was round then Oh well PRACTICE Coming up soon WEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

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Old Oct 09, 2010, 12:20 PM
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Hi,
unfortunatly i missed the race ...
any chance of watching the last 3 laps somewhere , ...
has anyone a footage to show here ???

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Old Oct 09, 2010, 01:35 PM
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whole race

ive got thewhole race. but its to big to show it here

if you know how to get it from newsgroups then i can help you with an nzb file to download it?
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Old Oct 09, 2010, 06:49 PM
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You can check youtube also.Someone more than likely uploaded the highlights from the speed channel. Or on onthethrottle.com(i think that the site)
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Old Oct 10, 2010, 03:58 AM
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Yes we treid to find it on youtube for hours but its gone ...

a friend told me about it but coudnt refind it eihter.


Hm Newsgrougps , if You can tell me more about it would be cool.
Im on a very fresh new ADSL line 50 MB now , WOW from stoneage 7,5 kb dialup to the future in couple of seconds . i have to learn what i now can do with it , cos Youtube was a nono before.

DUIE , HOWDOO spent two weeks in Breda lately !!!
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