Originally Posted by doyle
I agree. Among the hardcore enthusiasts, he doesn't have the greatest reputation, but I am not convinced it is completely earned. By most accounts, he's a really nice guy to deal with but like any top line racer, I suspect, he's crazy competitive. Not many multi-time champions in any discipline have been touted as the best to deal with. You are right though, I think any team would be crazy not to want Despres.
Time will tell and probably not too much more now before all the speculating is over
I suppose just about all the bases have been covered, with the only certainty is that it's not KTM