Originally Posted by kbb
Slap in the face to Ducati if this is as recent as is posted. With all the problems they're going through, Rossi testing the waters in a whole other venue cannot be viewed as anything other than that. Yes, he's raced cars before during a season. But he had the lead in points and it could be seen more like a mini-vacation. He's not happy with Ducati and he's yelling it.
In all honesty, this was scheduled months ago (takes loads of prep and sponsors coming together).
He has always raced 4 wheels while he was winning championships with Honda on 2 and 4 strokes, he also raced rally cars and GT cars while with yamaha.