It is no secret in 2013, Cal Crutchlow a motorcycle official aims to mingle even closer to the fight for the title in MotoGP. But while many see him team up with Lorenzo Yamaha, Ducati could blow the talented British driver to the crest of Iwata!
“My priority is to stay with Yamaha”
After an uneven first season in 800 cc, Cal Crutchlow MotoGP scene bursts with the new Yamaha 1000 cc on which it feels like a fish in water.
Regularly in contact with the leaders (the fourth in Qatar and Spain and Portugal and the fifth in Catalonia), the 2009 Supersport World Champion shines Tech 3 colors and eclipse its regularly experienced teammate Andrea Dovizioso.
As fast as it is ambitious, Crutchlow now believes deserve the “keys” to a MotoGP factory to access his dream of winning the title in the premier class. “I came to MotoGP with the ambition to become world champion and you can not get there with a private motorcycle,” said the driver of 26 years.
For Columbia, the priority is to secure the status of official driver with the same manufacturer, namely Yamaha. Jorge Lorenzo from renew its contract with the brand with the tuning forks, this is the place of that disappointing Ben Spies openly eyeing Cal Crutchlow!
“My priority is to stay with Yamaha. I spent four wonderful years with Yamaha, I want to stay with them and they know it. I have been loyal to them as much as they were with me, I ‘ therefore hope that we’ll know more soon and I can make a decision, “said the No. 35 to our colleagues at CN.
“But if Yamaha can not offer me a handlebar factory – I deserve because I’m fourth in the championship – then I will look elsewhere,” he added with his usual bluntness.
And “elsewhere”, this could well be the next to Ducati, which would have proposed a two-year contract in his official team!
“We talk to Cal,” confirmed Vittoriano Guareschi, the team manager of Red Bologna. “It’s a fast driver and I think it’s possible he gets good results with our bike.” However, a bike that continues to thwart all the drivers who take the handlebars, with the notable exception of Casey Stoner …
But Cal Crutchlow is not one to shy away from the obstacle and the prospect of becoming an official driver gives assurance: he said the Desmosedici would suit his style pretty brutal, even the great Rossi Himself s ‘to break your teeth every Sunday since already 24 Grand Prix!
“I would not be worried about leaving for Ducati,” says the 35: “This is an official team and they do a good job. I have to study the pros and cons for now they are not fast, but says it will not change? “.
Rest now know which driver would replace Ducati Cal Crutchlow in 2013: Nicky Hayden and Valentino Rossi? The paris are open … Continued on Newscanon: stay tuned!