"good look at it. I first thought he must have had a real bad approach to the ramp, but this shows he was lined up way better than I thought, but he had very pronounced braking before take-off. I wonder if this is what caused it to go bad? He's…"
"To me it sounds like there are two 'sides' to the unit; the one officials at SCORE can see/access, and the other is a public/free side-which doesn't sound like it's too high on their priority list to improve on."
"IMO RGM is well aware of how the motor runs when restricted, and they are at sea level for most of this race, or a lot closer than they are for the majority of the Dakar rally, and if they can't replicate the crazy high altitudes they run in…"