Originally Posted by BOOTLACE
Fair enough. Surprised!
Brookes has been making disgruntled noises all year about, what he precieved as, the performance gap from the Suzuki to everything else that was beating him. Going so far as to hint in a post race TV interview he thought they(everyone else?!?!) were cheating. I think he'll struggle just as much on the Yamaha. Especially if it really does require the special riding style Ellison says it does. Then again, Tommy Bridewell seems to be getting along fine with it :)
2008 Triumph Sprint ST
2001 Yamaha YZ426F
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