The Tech3 MotoGP team put the Circuit of the Americas‘ emergency systems to the test after a small fire broke out in the team’s garage. Tech3 says the fire should not affect its participation in this weekend’s Grand Prix of the Americas race. The fire, which ignited some time overnight, was quickly doused by COTA‘s […]
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8. Pressure From Pedrosa
Last year, Dani Pedrosa came away with more victories, seven, than any other rider in the championship, including Lorenzo. However, teething issues early in the season ultimately cost the diminutive Spaniard the title. Pedrosa and HRC have looked strong in preseason testing, consistently posting times at or near the top of the timesheets.
On paper, and judging by comments from other riders, the Repsol Hondas appear to be the early favorites so far. Maybe 2013 will be the year Pedrosa lives up to the hype and takes home the crown.