Ducati Desmosedici rider, Valentino Rossi welcomed enthusiastically test session which took place at Silverstone, England. Last season, Rossi did not follow the British Grand Prix because of injury. However, to meet the race at Silverstone on June 12, 2011, full of optimism for VR46 looked back on the podium.
"The track is very good and difficult," said Rossi commented on the characteristics of Silverstone after the renovation. According to him, demanding new Silverstone skilled driver to control the bike with a combination of straight track and curve characteristics. Moreover, the rider is not an easy matter to find a good grip on the 5.899 km track along this.
"I think this circuit is very technical because many parts quickly so it is very important, but at one time there were two to three sections that are very tight. So very hard to find here a good grip when accelerating, "said seven-time MotoGP world champion was quoted as saying by Autosport, Wednesday (05/18/2011)
He continued. "You have to remain stable at the edge of a very long fast corners. I love it and it was very good. "
No lag, 32-year racer will also highlight the significant changes regarding the technical aspects of Silverstone as a problem before the asphalt surface was uneven in some parts and the characteristic curve Silverstone.
"It's always different when you go to the track. But this place is very difficult. The problem is, some parts of the old asphalt was damaged in which there are many bumps. As in the last corner on the left and right and bend before entering the track straight and fast corners that are hard to look so hard to understand, "said Rossi.
"The track is fast but in every corner you must be a little slow. So flat rhythm, reduce it (speed) bit by bit. You have to slow down and change direction. So very difficult, "Rossi added