October 2013
Australian Motorcycle News;10/31/2013, Vol. 63 Issue 9, p107
The article discusses the highlights of the Australian Grand Prix motorcycle event held at Phillip Island in Melbourne, Victoria from October 18-20, 2013. It mentions changes to be made in bike-swapping flag-to-flag rules based on weather conditions. It cites some complaints shared by riders due to the overheating of their tires caused by wheelspin-prone hard surface. It also discusses the extreme penalty incurred by rider Marc Marquez for a minor error.


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