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Hayden speaks after testing return

Hayden speaks after testing return

Hayden speaks after testing return

Nicky Hayden took time out after an encouraging first day of testing to speak to the motogp.com cameras, explaining the direction that the team will take with their work over the coming days, and how the World Champion feels coming back from surgery and a six week lay-off.

"We tried a few small things, nothing major. Mainly we just got used to the feeling of being on the bike again. That was pretty important for me after the shoulder operation and a bit of down time in America," commented the first rider of the 800cc era to wear the number 1 on his bike.

"We had electronic problems in November, but now they've gone and I'm happy with how the bike is doing. Honda are making a lot of progress giving me the horsepower

Tags:
MotoGP, 2007, Nicky Hayden

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