American John Hopkins announced he is taking a sabbatical from racing for 2013 to recover from a number of significant injuries. Hopkins’ once very promising racing career has been hampered by both a series of bad luck and injury. It seems so long ago that Hopkins finished fourth overall in the 2007 MotoGP Championship with […]
Nicky Hayden Talks About The Upcoming MotoGP Season + Video
Nicky Hayden is in for a season of change in MotoGP. The Kentucky Kid has rejoined Honda, albeit with an Open class machine, and is up against a very competitive field of riders. In this video, listen to Nicky sound off on a variety of topics. From his new ride to the state of MotoGP, the former world champ lets his thoughts be known while being humble.
Some might argue Hayden’s best years are behind him, but you can hear in his voice he’s as hungry as ever to do well in his latest GP venture. You can also see his disappointment in the Honda RCV1000R’s top speed — never has a racer been so diplomatic calling his motorcycle slow! Still, despite these setbacks, Hayden’s candidness, humility, and determination continue to make him a fan favorite. Listen to the interview below.