Ben Spies has a target in the Spanish MotoGP. Yamaha Racing's brand-new rider wants to end the domination of Repsol Honda motorcycle at the Jerez circuit.
Actually, the appearance of Spies in the opening MotoGP race in 2011 was not too disappointing. Former Tech 3 Yamaha Monster star is able to finish in sixth. However, Spies fallen far behind the Honda duo, Casey Stoner and Dani Pedrosa.
"I do not know what Honda are doing, but obviously the quality of the motor is very different and Stoner has been proved in Losail Circuit," said Spies respond Repsol Honda motor skills.
But Spies very confident, with the development of the YZR-M1 motor which began to improve, former World Superbike champion, the optimistic Yamaha Racing can compete with the RC212V at Jerez circuit, next weekend.
"Honda is very fast, but Lorenzo was able to destroy them last year and I hope we can do it again this year,"continued the American racer was reported by MCN, Wednesday (03/30/2011).
"Honda is like this now dominate, and they've done a good job. But we do not need to panic, we are aware of motor capacity can be increased. We believe it will happen,"