Originally Posted by mdubya
I don't disagree. It will be easier to judge once he is healthy.
I believe they are allowed to change the gearbox. If that translates into a seamless gearbox slipping right in or not is a different story.
Ducati ran into engine allotment issues last year when they wanted to try a spar type frame and none of their allocated engines had the necessary attachment lugs in the castings.
In Russia we have saying, "if it isn't broke, don't fix it". We also say, "if it is broke, don't fix it".