Originally Posted by too old
Well, with the Desert Challenge less than a month away, bikes should be on the way very soon, but personally I can't see what all the fuss is over all these riders who are approaching 40 and in their twilight years - should it be all about "this year" what is going to happen in the future - pretty sure the coming weeks are going to be interesting?
The "seniors" are the top five? best racers in rally and likely will be for the next few years. Some fast young guys out there but they haven't proved themselves yet. By that I mean they haven't been able to consistently stay up front, race after race and in many rallies can't seem to stay up front stage after stage.
Stoked for Lopez, he deserves a factory ride. With Coma as his team mate, the future of ktm on the podium seems not only likely but almost a guarantee.
If orange doesn't want Cyril and if Honda decides not to sign him......wouldn't that be a thing. My guess is big red signs, they would be foolish not to