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Old 06-02-2009, 10:00 AM   #141
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you know sometimes in life you can set the bar tooooooooooo high
Its been so dang long since I've stepped up to the plate, I might as well hold out for a home run
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Old 06-02-2009, 10:06 AM   #142
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For the majority of race 2, Fab was right there within 2s. It wasn't until 5 or 6 laps left in the race that Spies got tired of playing & checked out.
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BTW, the Corona chick smelled awesome
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True. However, if you listened to (and believed) what Spies was saying in his speech afterwards, he was trying to keep that gap without pushing, and then in the last few laps really opened it up.

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From Ben's quote after the race he said that he was just trying to maintain the gap then with about 6 laps left he "pulled the pin". He said he was watching the times and every time Fab got a tenth he tried to put a tenth back in. I think he was just relaxed and playing with everyone out there.


Yeah, but that's basically what all racers say. Win it as slow as you can.

He also said. "He (Fabrizio) used his front tire, or whatever happened, and we were able to ride in."

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Yeah, but that's basically what all racers say. Win it as slow as you can.

He also said. "He (Fabrizio) used his front tire, or whatever happened, and we were able to ride in."

Considering how badly he checked out in the red flagged part of race one......and then again in the completed race 1......I believe him. He's crashed too many times, he needed to take a little bit out to stay on two wheels.
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what a pic

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You mean, what pic... Spies leads all!

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that is unnecessary

what must the established stars make of him?
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