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Öhlins suspension secrets at Rio

Öhlins suspension secrets at Rio

Öhlins suspension secrets at Rio

With its notorious bumps and slippery surface, the Nelson Piquet circuit which hosts the Cinzano Rio Grand Prix this weekend is one of the most challenging on the MotoGP World Championship calendar for the riders and their technical staff.

The key to a fast lap time here often lies in crucial suspension settings, with even the slightest adjustments shaving tenths of a second off lap times.

In our exclusive report, motogp.com takes you behind the scenes at Öhlins, suspension suppliers to Valentino Rossi's factory Yamaha team as well as a host of other MotoGP, 250cc and 125cc outfits, where technician Patrick Primmer explains the intricacies of suspension set-up at this unique track.

To watch the video, simply click on the link at the top of the page.

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MotoGP, 2004

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