Well something had to give. After reading John Hopkins' statement of how Vale is overiding the Yamaha, watching a frustrated Valentino try to pass Randy De Puniet at a part of the track labelled as audacious and then bin it was no surprise. The downhill waterfall, a favoured passing place, only demonstrated the Yam's lack of grunt against a Kawasaki, never ...
- Motorcycle Sport
- 17 July 2007