Wrong choice of tires, that's the reason Jorge Lorenzo out of jockeying for position in the MotoGP Brno podium. Soft compound selected Lorenzo for the future based on the results during the practice session and qualifying in fact backfired on him during the race.
"Front tire we chose was not the best option today. We tried it in qualifying and yesterday morning and it gives me feeling very good and very constant speed. Today with different temperature conditions and it does not work, "said Lorenzo in Yamaha Factory Racing press release.
"From the beginning of the second lap I was really lost (the) front of me on every corner so it is difficult to fix the fourth position," continued the Spaniard.
With only finish fourth while the toughest opponent in the points, Casey Stoner, won, Fuera Por steps to return to the throne of world champion more difficult. But he claimed not to despair.
Repsol Honda Team rider, Andrea Dovizioso, Lorenzo assumed to be slow due to wrong choice of tires.
Start of second order, Lorenzo is very ambitious to win so as to pass Dani Pedrosa who started in pole position at the second corner.
Circuit race in Brno in the hot weather conditions and dry, Lorenzo immediately lose the first position and scattered in third in the second round. He is too wide when cornering so Pedrosa and Casey Stoner of the Repsol Honda team could pass in a row.
"I think Lorenzo facing a problem with the front of his bike, mainly because he chose soft tires," said Dovizioso.
"Scramble champion increasingly difficult for me but it does not mean it can not be done. There are many points to be contested and I have to focus to win as many races to come. I have to continue to try and forget about this race, which is probably one of the worst season and during my career, "said Lorenzo.