Even the managers are wrong. And we have confirmation of this in this story by Carletto who tells us in confidence what was his biggest mistake.
After a gruelling negotiation with Claudio Domenicali, he gave in and signed a contract to let Loris Capirossi race in Superbike.
There was good money at stake but Capirex didn't want to go SBK. Not before he gave to Pernat many names, though!