‘We have to look at this rule – it is very dangerous’
in person for ruining his race – but also suggested that the topic of bike swaps will be one that he raises at next week’s safety commission meeting in Austria.
“I’m very happy that neither Andrea or any of our mechanics are hurt, because it’s very dangerous to crash like this in pit lane and I think we have to re-check this rule, because it’s easy to make a mistake in flag-to-flag races.
“We have to look for a rule that is safe but that doesn’t cost me my advantage, because I was faster than Iannone on track. The World Superbike rule where you have to be in the pits for a certain period is one suggestion – it gives everyone the chance to cool down and you can take your time without being penalised.”