MotoMatters.com, in association with Motor Sport Magazine, is proud to feature the rider insights of 1983 and 1985 500cc world champion Freddie Spencer. Every week after each MotoGP race, Fast Freddie will share what he saw and learned from the race.
In this edition of Freddie Spencer's video blog on MotoGP, the former 500 and 250 world champion gives his view of events at Jerez. Spencer explains the difficulty of racing at Jerez, given the changing levels of grip at the circuit. He gives his view of the crashes involving Jack Miller and Cal Crutchlow.
He has high praise for race winner Dani Pedrosa, and gives a great insight into just why Pedrosa is so quick around the track. He talks about Marc Marquez and Jorge Lorenzo, and gives his view of the tire situation, and why the Yamaha riders struggled.
For more insights from Freddie Spencer, his autobiography Feel: My Story is currently on sale.