At Home With Scott Jones: Shots From Laguna Seca, Part I

Aleix Espargaro. Aprilia ART. Horn mono

Valentino Rossi, looking back. To 2008?

This man is riding with a cracked collarbone

This man is riding with a plated collarbone

But you don't realize it until they get off the bike...

... and sit down in the pits

Gunning it much? Cal Crutchlow, reaching for the sky

Caution. Student driver

Nicky Hayden has another awesome helmet at Laguna. Sadly, it will be his last outing here with Ducati in MotoGP

Bradley Smith, and a pillow of heat haze

Motorcycle racing. Fun for all the family!

Herr Pole. Stefan Bradl is on fire at Laguna Seca

Andrea Iannone, bBack in four weeks' time...

... along with his teammate. For Laguna, Alex De Angelis is filling in

The Attack Performance Racing bike of Blake Young was one of the best looking on the grid. Until a cold tire caused it to be totalled.

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So pleased to see pics of the Attack Performance Kawasaki, presumably with their own developed ZX-10R with a cross plane crank engine. We simply don't see enough of the teams further down the grid and wildcards even less so. So, thanks.