They didn’t know, the bike was on fire!!!!!
After seeing Mackenzie’s Team WD40 Kawasaki set itself on fire and force him to quickly eject onto the grass at last week’s Snetterton BSB round, it got us thinking.
Akira Yanagawa, World Superbikes Race 1 at Monza 1998
2004 Vince Whittle and Adam Hitchcock with Noriyuki Haga
2003 Colin Edwards riding the much-maligned Aprilia Cube
Yonny Hernandez taking quite a while to realise that his n fire during the Argentina round in 2015
Tom Sykes at the Russian 2013 WBSK