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Smith to ride KTM

Postby lc4 » Mon Mar 21, 2016 1:17 pm

Looks like Bradley Smith is signing up to ride for KTM MotoGP in 2017

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Re: Smith to ride KTM

Postby shadowman » Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:05 pm

Saw that. Quite a gamble for him. Thought Suzuki was a more Linley option but will be interesting. If it languishes as an also ran at least we will know it's the bike and not the rider! I hope they both go well.
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Re: Smith to ride KTM

Postby Scotty » Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:40 pm

Good for Bradley, the ginger kid goes orange. Fingers crossed that the KTM GP bike (does it have a designation yet, RC16?) is as impressive for a new bike as the Suzuki has been
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Re: Smith to ride KTM

Postby SuperDoopa » Mon Mar 21, 2016 8:29 pm

He likes a bit of moto cross so he will be able to ride some luverly ktm bikes instead of having his hands tied and having to ride a lesser Yamaha :)

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Re: Smith to ride KTM

Postby DribbleDuke » Tue Mar 22, 2016 1:55 am

I would think Crutchlow would be a better candidate. After all it is well known that KTM's crash well.

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Re: Smith to ride KTM

Postby Davo-Singapore » Tue Mar 22, 2016 2:30 am

KTM sticking with the "If it aint Orange, its a Lemon" mantra for their rider selection too eh..

Where's Linga when you need him..

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