We all know it from experience and common sense. Bicycles and motorcycles, despite both only having two wheels, and both having passionate riders, do not mix!
Though you see a lot of motorcycles during the Tour de France , and once in a while, a motorcycle will crash, and hurt one or two bicyclists, this time however, a motorcycle took out a lot of them.
But then, what would the Tour do without motorcycles (check out the Related Articles below)?
© AFP/Joel Saget
|Spilled oil from a motorbike which crashed ahead of the peloton is being blamed for the high number of accidents, with seven-time winner Lance Armstrong, reigning champion Alberto Contador and last year's runner-up Andy Schleck (L) all escaping unhurt despite hitting the tarmac. AFP/Joel Saget|
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