America is starting to become a hotbed for wild card Claiming Rule Team entries in MotoGP. First there was Attack Performance getting awarded a wild card for the U.S. Grand Prix at Laguna Seca and the Indianapolis Grand Prix at The Brickyard. Indianapolis Motor Speedway will see another U.S.-based wild card, this time it’s Indiana-based […]
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10. Rossi’s Return
He’s baaaack. After two dismal years at Ducati, Valentino Rossi has made his return to Yamaha. But at 34, does The Doctor still have what it takes to reclaim his alien status? Early signs say yes, as he’s adapted to the M1 quickly, even topping the timesheets at the recent MotoGP test at Jerez.
Rossi himself is cautiously optimistic about this season, stating he’ll first look for race wins before even thinking of championship. Smart move, considering he’ll have to beat Yamaha teammate Lorenzo and the Hondas of Pedrosa and newcomer Marc Marquez to get there.