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Old 11-05-2007, 09:59 PM   #1
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Spies in Valencia

He sure makes that bike look small!

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Old 11-05-2007, 10:49 PM   #4
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But by the end of the day, Spies had lapped the 2.5-circuit he’d never seen, on a bike and tires he’d never before ridden, in 1:34.8 mins. To put it into perspective, the time is about a second off the race pace of Hopkins and less than that off the pace of Rizla Suzuki’s Chris Vermeulen. And all of that in 33 laps.
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Old 11-05-2007, 10:51 PM   #5
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He probably played a lot of MotoGP the video game before he went over.

I know all the upcoming corners and elevation changes from the GP circuit when I watch 'em on TV from playing that game so much.
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sweet,
be nice to have another boy from Texas on the GP grid.
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He probably played a lot of MotoGP the video game before he went over.

I know all the upcoming corners and elevation changes from the GP circuit when I watch 'em on TV from playing that game so much.
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I took a few screenshots from the web clip. He was looking comfortable

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dizzam... first time on the bike and he pwnz vermeulen...
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i can't wait to see him in the GP level.
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you think he'll stay with HJC in motoGP? I doubt HJC will be willing to pay acordingly.
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you think he'll stay with HJC in motoGP? I doubt HJC will be willing to pay acordingly.

I doubt it too.
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