To be a great motorbike racer, the most important thing is passion for the bike.
My goal is to be a racer, and I want to be someone who inspires Americans to watch Formula One.
If I hadn't come East as a kid, I might still be a World Cup racer today, but I wouldn't be the same World Cup racer.
I remember seeing war hero Jimmy Doolittle fly a Gee Bee racer there. He was my childhood hero. Many years later, I was lucky enough to go hunting with him.