This Saturday the pilots of MotoGP They went out for the fastest laps of the weekend. The circuit of Mugello, which is one of the fastest on the calendar along with Losail, in Qatar, they usually give the most impressive records, such as that of Brad binder this morning. The long main straight was the focus of controversy in recent days due to the danger of these records: “It’s crazy.”
Brad Binder wrote his name down in the history books of the Motorcycle World Championship. The South African registered a top speed of 362.4 kilometers per hour at the end of the main straight at the Mugello circuit. However, he could not overcome Johann zarco, which had the same speed on the Losail circuit straight.
Currently, the top-class bikes are the fastest and they show it in all races. However, this was not without controversy. After the day on Friday, Iker Lecuona, pilot of KTM He expressed concern about the speed at which this point is reached, assuring that it is ‘Crazy’.
«They are sensations that I have never had. The end of the straight is crazy, hardly even the wheels touch the asphalt. Braking at 350 kilometers on that curve, I can’t explain it. In the first round my feet have slipped away on several occasions. It’s a bit dangerous. Then I was getting used to it. The truth is that this corner is crazy with a MotoGP ”, declared Lecuona.
Drivers and teams do not rule out reaching a new record, surpassing Binder’s mark this Saturday. The fastest bikes, such as KTMs and Ducati. These higher records will be given by drivers who are in slightly behind positions, as the suction on the Italian circuit will be essential to advance some positions.
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