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Episode 479: Up Close and Dirty</p>

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Harry Lloyd and Len Padilla have just about managed to get themselves cleaned up after a lovely little outing to the Superprestigio in Barcelona. There was racing, crashing, screaming teenage girls and anything else you could want in a race weekend. It might be pitched as a bit of fun at the end of the year but when the visor drops all of them are pushing to the limit. Even with a line of people waiting for Marquez there’s something very down to earth and real about flat tracking.

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Episode 478: Little Clicks and Big Clicks</p>

29.0MB

Josh Hayes and Taylor Knapp 00:18:41
Mat Mladin 00:28:11

Jim Race and Harry Lloyd quickly link up to run over the testing times from Jerez. Ducati are looking strong yet again but could Honda still be struggling? Everything is getting wrapped up for the winter as the two month testing ban has officially begun, fear not there will of course be MotoPod throughout to keep your ears filled with bike chat. There’s still the Superprestigio in Barcelona to go as a final bike racing send off for 2015.

Episode 345: Seven Six Five

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01:18:12 Brett McCormick

Martin Darlington and Jules Cisek answer listener feedback and then go through the wild and crazy racing from Valencia as the season comes to a close. We talk a bit about the washed out testing. Meanwhile after 6 months of back and forth TXTs, Jim Race finally nabs Brett McCormick again ;)

Final overall standings in the MCN fantasy league: http://mcn.fantasyleague.com/Leaderboard.aspx?lvl=gameinstance&pd=overall

©2012 motopodcast.com

Episode 344: Last Lap

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01:02:03 Josh Hayes

Jules Cisek and Martin Darlington noodle on some listener feedback and interesting news here and there prior to the upcoming last round of the world championship racing season. Meanwhile Jim Race has an amazing (and long) conversation with Josh Hayes. Sit back and enjoy, it's awesome.

* Dangerous Addiction: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/aljazeeracorrespondent/2012/10/20121...
* Josh Hayes: http://www.joshhayesracing.com -
* The Rider Files POV: http://www.theriderfiles.com/?p=19843

©2012 motopodcast.com

Episode 333: Tall Tales of Indy

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00:40:18 Ben Spies
00:42:23 Dr. Martin Raines
01:28:52 Geoff Maloney
02:05:35 Steve Rapp
02:08:44 Stefan Bradl
02:11:07 Lucio Cecchinello
02:23:05 Dr. Martin Raines (part 2)

Jim Race and Jules Cisek return from the Indianapolis GP with interviews, rumours, news, and all sorts of Good Stuff™. We also answer some very interesting listener feedback and completely fail to mention the awesome meetup we had on Saturday in front of the IMS Pagoda. Thanks to everyone who came out!

Interviews from Ben Spies of Factory Yamaha Racing, Dr. Martin Raines, the official MotoGP statistician, Geoff Maloney of GP Tech, a wildcard CRT at Indy, Steve Rapp, of Attack Performance and the other wildcard at Indy, and Stefan Bradl and Lucio Cecchinello of LCR Honda. Plus don't forget to listen to the end of the show. Lots of fun clips from this year's Riders for Health auction.

Post call errata: Casey Stoner hurt his *right* foot, not his left.

Crutchlow going back to WSBK? http://www.bikesportnews.com/news-detail.cfm?newstitle=Crutchlow-set-to-...
Jules’ article on the problems at Indy 2012: http://www.asphaltandrubber.com/racing/trackside-tuesday-indianapolis-mo...
Jules’ photos from Indy: http://www.flickr.com/photos/popmonkey/sets/72157631216946042/

©2012 motopodcast.com

Episode 321: Missed opportunities

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01:07:25 Jason DiSalvo/Martin Cardenas

Jim Race and Jules Cisek return from Utah and Miller Motorsports Park and the WSBK/AMA races there. Intriguing races have lead to unusual results with the, by far, winningest rider now just 5th in the WC! But first we go through tons of listener email (and not all of it about Casey Stoner) and Jim had a couple chats at the track as well.

From the show via D.Edmiston:
"In case you're curious about the whole bore/stroke/piston speed calculations.
stroke = displacement / (pi/4 x bore^2 x number of cylinders)
rpm = piston speed in fpm x 6 / stroke in inches
Normal materials somewhat dictate a mean piston speed of 25.4 m/s max (5000fpm), but pushing 26.5m/s isn't too crazy to think they [ducati] can get away with from R&D and still last the 1200km or so the engines need to."

Jules' photos from WSBK @ MMP: http://www.flickr.com/photos/popmonkey/sets/72157630018420174/

©2012 motopodcast.com

Episode 320: La Marseillaise

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01:10:41 Mark Miller

Jules Cisek and Martin Darlington cover the entertaining (for many reasons) MotoGP weekend in Le Mans but not before some listener feedback and a lot of conjecture around the retirement announcement of Casey Stoner (and no, dammit, we are not bashing the guy!). Some sobering news as well with the death of Mark Buckley at the NW200 with perspective from Mark Miller who talked with Jim Race about that and more.

Email us at meetup@motopodcast.com if you're going to WSBK at Miller

Suzuki motogp spy shots: http://www.cycleworld.com/2012/05/22/spied-2014-suzuki-motogp-prototype/
Quick appeal for Wales Air Ambulance on http://www.votethatcounts.org (worth £15k to the charity)

©2012 motopodcast.com

Episode 319: Donington Delivers Double Dose of Drama!

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00:46:29 James Whitham
01:02:44 Leon Haslam

Jim Race and Jules Cisek discuss the dramatic WSBK races at Donington (wow) and this includes interviews with James Whitham and Leon Haslam. We also answer some excellent listener email, including one audio one! A bit on MotoGP LeMans and a spliced in segment on our first reaction to Casey Stoner's retirement announcement.

Email us if you're going to Miller! meetup@motopodcast.com

* Jules' WSBK photos from miller in 2011: http://www.flickr.com/photos/popmonkey/sets/72157626888167212/
* NW200 w/live streaming video and lots of daily reports: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/northern-ireland/motorbikes/
* Manx Radio TT w/live TT audio from the Isle of Man: http://www.manxradio.com/content.aspx?id=52142
* Casey Stoner retirement announcement (motogp.com subscription needed): http://www.motogp.com/en/videos/latest+videos#Le+Mans+2012+MotoGP+Preeve...

©2012 motopodcast.com

Episode 298: Upside down in Valencia

43.7MB

* Valencia race roundup
* 1st post season test

Jules Cisek and Jim Race answer listener email, review the final round at Valencia, discuss the latest in the silly season and wrap up with a short discussion about the post Valencia test.

Casey Stoner interviews provided by Repsol.

Links this episode:
. Fastest DVD for usa/canada: https://fastestthemovie.com/preorder/preorder.php
. The Simoncelli Tribute lap from Valencia: http://www.motogp.com/en/videos/riders/Marco+Simoncelli#Valencia+pay+tri...
. MotoPod is now on Google+: https://plus.google.com/114165312289871072925

©2011 motopodcast.com

Episode 274: Le Fight Club

73.8MB

* Le Mans review
* Konversation with Kropotkin
* Josh Hayes at Infineon
* Kickstarter shoutouts!

Jim Race and Jules Cisek are rejoined by Martin Darlington this week. The Kickstarter shoutouts go out and we listen to a great conversation Jim had with David Emmett of Motomatters.com. Jim then splits leaving Jules and Martin to deal with Stonergate and Limoncelligate… Last but certainly not least a quick chat Jim did with AMA Superbike Champion Josh Hayes.

Links this episode:
* MotoMatters on the new Moto3 bike: http://www.motomatters.com/news/2011/05/13/honda_to_launch_moto3_bike_at...
* MotoMatters: Editor's rant about Le Mans: http://www.motomatters.com/blog/2011/05/12/editor_s_blog_why_i_am_not_go...
* Rossi passing under yellow? http://www.giornalemotori.com/2011/05/16/bandiera-gialla-a-rossi/

©2011 motopodcast.com

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