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video | Safety with Loris Capirossi | Motogp.com

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MotoGP™ safety consultant for the 2012 season, ex-MotoGP rider Loris Capirossi, discusses some of the aspects of his role, including liaising with the riders...

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Retired rival Loris Capirossi says Valentino Rossi is still the class of the field | Autosport.com

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Valentino Rossi remains MotoGP's greatest rider and could be favourite for the 2013 championship following his switch back to Yamaha, according to Loris Capirossi...

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Loris Capirossi: Ducati need time they don’t have | MCN

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Loris Capirossi reckons Valentino Rossi and Ducati need to be given more time to prove the new factory GP12 machine is the bike to put the Italian in a position to challenge Casey Stoner and Jorge Lorenzo’s domination of MotoGP.

A radical new GP12 was scheduled to have only nine days on track ahead of this weekend’s first race in Qatar having been rolled out for its track debut in late January in Sepang. But rain disruptions in Sepang and Jerez have reduced development time Rossi and team-mate Nicky Hayden have been able to put in on the new Desmosedici....more

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motogp.com | Capirossi on his new role and Bridgestones

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During his stay in Malaysia, Capirossi took time-out to talk to www.bridgestonemotorsport.com about his new role with Dorna, rider reactions to Bridgestone's 2012 tyres, and his hopes for MotoGP in the future.

Loris, how does it feel coming to the circuit but not being able to get out and cut some laps?
"Especially on the first day when I arrived here, it was tough seeing the riders out on the circuit and me just standing around watching them go, but this feeling passed very quickly."

"The good thing is that I decided by myself to retire, and for this I’m happy because during twenty-two seasons as a rider I always had what I wanted. One thing that is very different now that I’m Safety Advisor is that I think in these few days I’ve walked over one-hundred kilometres between the boxes to talk to the riders - this has been very strange!"..more

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