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Old 02-08-2013, 07:21 PM   #1138
azkiwi
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Originally Posted by stevie88 View Post
I think you are wrong about Audi not wanting to win in MotoGP. Their main aim it to sell bikes and winning races helps sell bikes and winning at the top tier of racing is better still.
Curiously enough, Ducati itself disproved that theorem. Record sales and dismal race results. So apparently, personalities sell bikes.


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Originally Posted by swimmer
+1. Especially if he fares as well vs. Dovi as he did vs. Rossi. I.e. usually out-qualifying and most often better in the races.
Why does this keep being repeated? Rossi finished 6th, and Hayden 9th. These are the numbers that count - the rest are just statistics.
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