Dani Pedrosa: "I was looking forward to be again together with my team to plan the new season. The winter break has been long, as always, but in my case also good because I had time to rest and do a proper rehabilitation for my shoulder."
Repsol Honda's Dani Pedrosa managed third in the books despite lingering pain from his collarbone injury last season.
Dani Pedrosa: ?I'm very happy for the win. But more than the win I'm very happy for my condition because it looks like the surgery was successful." - Estoril - 2011
Dani Pedrosa - Laguna Seca 2011
The one-day test on the Honda RC213V following the Czech Grand Prix was Dani Pedrosa's debut on the 2012 prototype.
Dani Pedrosa - Brno 2011
Dani Pedrosa: ?Today I rode the 2010 bike we used in Sunday?s race and also next year?s evolution machine. The chassis is slightly different and I have to do more laps tomorrow to understand it further - but my first thought is that it is a bit stiffer with the target of getting more stability, more grip and better braking."
Dani Pedrosa's 2011 machine is an evolution of the RC212V that won four races and 16 podiums for the Spaniard in 2010.