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Friday, March 18, 2011

Stoner: Honda just 80 Percent

Repsol Honda's new rider, Casey Stoner, appear very impressive at first exercise Qatar GP, Thursday (17/3/11) evening local time. Nevertheless, the Australian rider said, the results achieved with the new RC212V 80 percent.

In these first tests, Stoner recorded the time below 1 minute 56 seconds. 2007 world champion when he was with Ducati is outperformed teammate, Dani Pedrosa, who posted a time of 1 minute 56.362 seconds.

"We start from where we left off (at the end of the official test) on Monday and use more or less the same setting - the wind was a little firmer than during the test, but the condition of the track feels better," said Stoner, who in official practice That last posted a time of 1 minute 55.681 seconds.

"We need to make improvements to the rear grip, which is an area where we were a bit difficult, so we need to fix it. As such, it will make us better when cornering and out of the corner.

"I must say that our motor paketan only about 80 percent, we still still have a few main parts for repair, but this is always the case - you can always improve something, and if we do this in several areas, then of course make we can be more confident.

"I do it all the sessions with hard tires on the back and I am happy with it from beginning to end, and this is good for the race later.

"Finally, the new season has started, things were going with the fantastic so far, but we must remain realistic and focused."

At Thursday night's practice session is a day-to-11 Stoner RC212V ride, since he made his debut at the Valencia test last November. During menggeber Honda, holder number 27 is noted to be the fastest six times, from a total of 10 days during winter testing.

Throughout his career in the arena of MotoGP, Stoner almost always dominate the Qatar GP. He always won the race in Losail Circuit that since 2007-2009, and last year failed to finish due to an accident when he was leading the race course.

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