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Old 05-12-2013, 11:45 PM   #8896
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Originally Posted by I GS 1 View Post
A rather pathetic article I would say. Nick Rufford and Dominic Torbin are obviously a couple of "try hard" journalists trying to stir up a bit of sensationalism. It doesn't sound like they know anything about bikes or biking. I had to laugh at their one conclusion - " Evidence is now emerging that the 11,395 bike had a tendency to lurch violently in some circumstances, with a risk of the rider being thrown off as happened to Ash". I wonder what they would make of someone riding a S1000RR?
I think it's even more pathetic that the vast majority of journalists shied away from doing any investigative reporting on the accident so they could stay on BMW's good side.
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