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    Quote Originally Posted by James Deuce View Post
    Brno is about to be sold to a housing developer. Won't see that track again.
    Where did you see that? Very sad to see Brno go but Portimao will be a decent replacement.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SaferRides View Post
    Where did you see that? Very sad to see Brno go but Portimao will be a decent replacement.

    https://www.speedweek.com/motogp/new...nnstrecke.html

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    Fausto Gresini has been in hospital with Covid, David Emmett has reported that his condition has worsened.

    https://www.gpone.com/it/2021/02/17/...ampaign=social
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    Quote Originally Posted by James Deuce View Post
    Brno is about to be sold to a housing developer. Won't see that track again.
    Quote Originally Posted by SaferRides View Post
    Where did you see that? Very sad to see Brno go but Portimao will be a decent replacement.
    Super lame. Potrimao is good but Brno is one of the best tracks for actual racing in the world, on par with the likes of PI etc.

    DUMB!!!

    I might call Tony Quin and see if he can save it, anyone have his number?

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    The Repsol Honda official presentation it is currently free on the MotoGP site. The entire half hour if you're keen.

    https://www.motogp.com/en/videos/202...10274&jb=15013
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    Sad to see that Fausto Gresini has died after being ill with covid for over 2 months.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SaferRides View Post
    Sad to see that Fausto Gresini has died after being ill with covid for over 2 months.
    Incredibly sad. Such an energetic figure in the MotoGP paddock and had built a wonderful team.
    I wonder if this news might help educate those (bleep) people who think/believe the Covid pandemic to be some evil conspiracy.
    Sigh...
    RIP Fausto and heres hoping no more of our heroes catch it.
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    The GP paddock held a ceremony for Fausto. Can't help but wonder about the future of his Moto 3 and Moto 2 teams.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pritch View Post
    The GP paddock held a ceremony for Fausto. Can't help but wonder about the future of his Moto 3 and Moto 2 teams.
    And the MotoGP team! Gresini were the first private team to sign up with MotoGP for the 5 years from 2022.

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    They have made a statement to say they will be continuing, of course.
    One would hope that the team has become more than only Fausto at the helm and will continue in good health.
    But, who knows.
    All projects need a champion for the project, he was definitely theirs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SaferRides View Post
    Sad to see that Fausto Gresini has died after being ill with covid for over 2 months.
    Quote Originally Posted by steveyb View Post
    Incredibly sad. Such an energetic figure in the MotoGP paddock and had built a wonderful team.
    I wonder if this news might help educate those (bleep) people who think/believe the Covid pandemic to be some evil conspiracy.
    Sigh...
    RIP Fausto and heres hoping no more of our heroes catch it.
    Likewise that its a bad flu that only kills the elderly, he'd have had a good 20+ years left in him. Quatararo had it and it took him a month to get over, this is no joke.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Autech View Post
    Likewise that its a bad flu that only kills the elderly, he'd have had a good 20+ years left in him. Quatararo had it and it took him a month to get over, this is no joke.
    At a month away from 72 and my Doc is saying no to the Vaccine for me.(Immune system probs).
    I'll let ya know lol.

    But hey a fortune teller said I'll live to 92 - 93 whadda you do ?

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    Covid or no, when it happens it happens.

    "Death is the cost of a ticket in the lottery of life"
    it's not a bad thing till you throw a KLR into the mix.
    those cheap ass bitches can do anything with ductape.
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    Less than a month to go boys

    Fuck
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    Phillip Island back on the calendar and.... Finland.

    Hope they have bug spray.
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