Vinales ignored Brembo advice on MotoGP brakes for Styrian GP

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Maverick Vinales ignored advice from MotoGP brake supplier Brembo to run a new system for the Styrian Grand Prix after Yamaha riders suffered numerous issues in the Austrian GP
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The hard-braking nature of the Red Bull Ring caused numerous riders to suffer from overheating brakes during the Austrian GP weekend.

Brembo brought new material for the Styrian GP to cope with this, and advised all teams to use it to avoid any problems during the second Red Bull Ring round.

Yamaha was hit hardest by brake problems in the Austrian GP, with Fabio Quartararo forced into a recovery ride when he ran off track and dropped to 20th, with all M1 riders experiencing issues across the weekend.

Despite running the new material, Valentino Rossi, Quartararo and Franco Morbidelli still had some problems for the Styrian…
Lewis Duncan
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