I race to win. If I am on the bike or in a car it will always be the same.
The most important thing is to have a good relationship with the bike... you have to understand what she wants. I think of a motorcycle as a woman, and I know that sounds silly, but it's true.
To be a great motorbike racer, the most important thing is passion for the bike.
Riding a race bike is an art — a thing that you do because you feel something inside.
Maybe the bike is more dangerous, but the passion for the car for me is second to the bike.