Originally Posted by brents347
If he's not even close, then why DOESN'T he have the luxury of a race set-up? He (and they) know that with their best possible 'Q' set-up, the Duc isn't going to be front row in the dry. So why not concentrate on race set-up and try for a season-best finish (or some other acheivable goal)?
a good race set up means he turns the same lap times all race,and as he has shown he picks off the blokes who are suffering from tyre wear(or whatever).Its why he consistently scores BETTER FINISH places than nicky etc(and bautista and Bradl) Its all they CAN do