Kenny Roberts experienced a new way to ride the bike, leaning his knees on the pavement andmaking it oversteer to turn faster. He brought the style “knee on the ground” in Europe. Often inconflict with the federation, then led by conservative and dull characters. He was always looking for something new. In fact, he tried to give life to the alternative project of the World Series, for which he was backed by many pilots, including Virginio Ferrari, but opposed by others who fearedhis charisma, hence also the nickname the King Kenny....
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