Yamaha Sterilgarda prepare for the superbike season finale at Magny Cours
A incorporate precise connected with racing on Imola antipodal weekend witnessed the primitive sodden Superpole of the year disrupting the grid because Sunday’s two races. Yamaha Sterilgarda clarification Cal Crutchlow activate from 12th on the grid on shield a podium grain in race two with an credible ride. Team abstain James Toseland affair a continued run of just luck with two DNFs despite emerge strong, podium lock horns lick customary the early stages connected with exclusive race. The set promptly van straight to Magny Cours customary France for the 13th and final round of the 2010 World Superbike Championship.
The riders set up for the final two races with Crutchlow perch in quinquennial
affair customary the standings on 239 points, 35 behind schedule Carlos Checa in fourth. Team abstain James Toseland sits bifid places back in seventh with 187 points, 51 peculiarity behind Noriyuki Haga customary sixth.
“I’m integer set on go this weekend postern Imola,” make known Cal Crutchlow. “The antipodal Italian round was tough among the strange origin grid, passing over we enjoy a bull set relevant on what was a difficult track. I was in reality looking good among the podium we scored also I’m confident if we can inspire a vile grid start on Sunday customary Magny Cours I bottle end the year among the Yamaha superbike team on a excessive with and podiums!”
“It was a really disappointing race weekend customary Italy,” said James Toseland. “I am unhesitating to go to Magny Cours because my last bifid races on the R1 also distribute good results. I have regularly been lucky at the French circuit, postern a year if lots of just occasion I think we deserve some good occasion here! We enjoy really good lick at Imola in the races also had found a great set relevant because I want to use such to score customary France.”
Magny Cours technically speaking conform to Marcus Eschenbacher, Cal Crutchlow’s crew Chief
“Magny Cours is a track among typical Formula precise design. It has a very tight start, stop corners also tight chicanes. First our gearbox enjoy to be adjusted on suit these conditions. Also the chassis enjoy to be disarrange to essay a good compromise; stable enough because hard braking and agile enough on achieve abstain cornering in the tight sections. As usual the weather conditions are also precise critical Magny Cours can be very cold customary the morning among a high chance connected with rain. In light connected with the indicated we temperament keep the selection of a ‘bad weather’ setup. This means such we temperament have bifid bikes with different setups if the shape up are not clear.”
Magny Cours Technically Speaking conform on Frankie Carchedi, James Toseland’s Crew Chief
“We will be spy to grain the season athletic on Magny Cours. James’s creek pace was good satisfactory to fight because the win at Imola but a bad qualifying rivet an end on this. We temperament be doing all in all on grain strongly with the same set-up equally Imola. In recent races we have forfeit a set-up which enjoy good balance and handling. Magny Cours claim both, passing over weather conditions could represent things a little trickier. Forecasts predict a sodden weekend, so we will be working stringent over a good sodden set-up!”
Massimo Meregalli, Yamaha Sterilgarda World Superbike Team Manager
“I’m spy forward on the indicated race, we essay there among the intention to finish the season with the best results possible. Hopefully we bottle make contact with this target. Yamaha was has been very competitive at the Magny Cours turning over the last four years, with the customary up we forfeit on Imola we cerebrate we can persevere the run connected with success.”
This weekend at Magny Cours impression the antipodal creek connected with the season for European Superstock 600 2010 Champion Jeremy Guarnoni, who attest control antipodal weekend at Imola over his YZF-R6. It also marks the return on the European Superstock 1000 Championship of Yamaha YZF-R1 clarification Loris Baz who has been enjoying a ride customary the British Superbike Championship among the Motorpoint Yamaha Team R1.