Originally Posted by Dread Pendragon
I don't hate Despres at all. I respect how hard he prepares and performs, and I'm happy for him that he won again. But I wasn't rooting for him.
But if he's racing the Dakar next year on a Honda, I suspect I'll find myself rooting for him. Wow, I didn't see that coming.
Will he have Honda/Red Bull sponsorship?
Dont hate him, just dont trust him.
How many dollars would his contract with HRC be annually based on winning dakar? $US2m?